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  • Wolfhounds unique mission aids Tyndall

    Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein and Chief Master Sergant of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright greet aircrew from the 919th and 492nd Special Operations Wings during his visit here October 27, 2018. Goldfein and Wright were on their way to Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, for a visit with Airmen from the 325th Fighter Wing and an update on recovery operations following Hurricane Michael. The aircrew, based at nearby Duke Field, Florida, was comprised of Active Duty and Reserve Airmen who specialize in providing air mobility in support of special operations forces to points around the globe. (U.S. Air Force photo/MSgt Jasmin Taylor)
  • Reserve crew flies B-1B involved in May IFE

    The B-1B Lancer that has been located at the Midland International Air & Space Port since May 1 when the aircrew made an emergency landing, was flown from Midland to Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., Oct. 26.After undergoing a safety investigation board and maintenance to get the aircraft into a safely operable condition, an Air Force Reserve crew from
  • Reserve Citizen Airmen prepare for human spaceflight

    To prepare for the arrival of human spaceflight tests next year, the 920th Rescue Wing along with the DoD Human Space Flight Support (HSFS) Office, NASA and SpaceX personnel joined forces to plan and execute a realistic medical evacuation exercise at Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Oct. 25. Their mission was to respond to a simulated emergency
  • Air Force Reserve Command activates its first ISR Wing

    Born out of necessity in 2012, the 655th Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance Group realized its destiny to structure under the echelon of a wing September 20, 2018. The 655th is the Air Force Reserve Command’s first ISR wing.
  • 823rd RED HORSE Squadron aids Hurricane Michael recovery efforts

    Airmen with the 823rd Rapid Engineer Deployable Heavy Operational Repair Squadron Engineer Squadron, or RED HORSE, from Hurlburt Field, Florida, aided in hurricane recovery efforts Oct. 20.
  • Air Force extends high year of tenure for E-4s through E-6s

    The Air Force is extending the high year of tenure for senior airmen through technical sergeants beginning Feb. 1, 2019. The memo, signed Oct. 18, 2018, extends the high year of tenure from eight to 10 years for senior airmen, from 15 to 20 years for staff sergeants and from 20 to 22 years for technical sergeants.
  • Innovation at its finest

    The Air Force looks to its Airmen to be innovative in order to save time and money. Staff Sgt. Justin Tankersley, 20th Maintenance Group weapons lead crew chief, created a new tool for F-16 Fighting Falcons.
  • SimMan adds invaluable medical training capabilities to total force

    SimMan 3G, is an advanced patient simulator that provides a wide range of scenarios allowing for real time responses and life like training.
  • The aftermath of Hurricane Michael

    From Hurricane Andrew to Hurricane Katrina, the Airmen of the 920th Rescue Wing are no strangers to helping fellow Americans affected by Mother Nature’s wrath. Nearly a month after being called to respond to Hurricane Florence search-and-rescue operations, Reserve Citizen Airmen from the 920th Rescue Wing were activated as the 334th Air
  • Reservist flies Hill's 10,000th F-35A sortie

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah -- Maj. Daniel Toftness, a reservist in the 419th Fighter Wing, departs for a sortie in an F-35A Lightning II Oct. 18, 2018, at Hill Air Force Base, Utah. The flight marked the 10,000th sortie with the aircraft at Hill since the first operational F-35s arrived in September 2015.Hill AFB is slated to be home to three F-35
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