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  • 445th AW temporarily pausing new content during web redesign

    The Air Force has launched a redesign of its official websites, to include the website for the 445th Airlift Wing. To enable required updates, new content will not be released on https://www.445aw.afrc.af.mil/ Dec. 6-10 while the 445th migrates to a freshly designed, mobile-ready website. The site will still be accessible during this new content freeze.
  • 4th Air Force commander visits 445th Airlift Wing

    Maj. Gen. Jeffrey T. Pennington, 4th Air Force commander, met with Airmen from the 445th Airlift Wing during his visit to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio Nov. 6 and 7, 2021.
  • Department of the Air Force reaches 95% Total Force vaccination rate

    This final deadline for Department of the Air Force service members to be fully vaccinated resulted in more than 95% of the total force having at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose.
  • 445th AW November Spotlight Performer

    Staff Sgt. Alyssa Thacker, 445th Aeromedical Staging Squadron aerospace medical technician, is the 445th Airlift Wing November 2021 Spotlight performer
  • Civil Air Patrol celebrates 80th anniversary

    Civil Air Patrol members throughout the United States and in overseas squadrons are celebrating the organization’s commitment to community service today — a commitment that began Dec. 1, 1941, and has continued for 80 years.
  • 445th family maintains three-generation legacy

    Many families have connections to the military, but few families can claim the same longevity as the DeWitt family, who have had a unique connection to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base and the 445th Airlift Wing for three generations.
  • December Buckeye Flyer now available

    The December 2021 issue of the Buckeye Flyer is now available. The official publication of the 445th Airlift Wing includes eight pages of stories, photos and features pertaining to the 445th Airlift Wing, Air Force Reserve Command and the U.S. Air Force.
  • Air Force releases alternate component fitness score charts

    After announcing the components in July, over 9,000 data points were collected to determine the point values for each component by assessing approximately 2,000 Airmen from 23 installations.
  • AFRS challenging Airmen to design paint scheme for next Air Force-sponsored NASCAR

    “This car represents all Airmen, active, Guard and Reserve, so we want all Airmen to participate who think they have a winning design to showcase our Air Force,” said Master Sgt. Shawn Emmerling, AFRS national events liaison for the Air Force Reserve.
  • Air Force Reserve Key Spouse Virtual Conference

    The Air Force Reserve Key Spouse Program hosted the first-ever Air Force Reserve Virtual Key Spouse Conference Nov. 10, 2021, with the theme “Building Resilient Teams.”“The Key Spouse Program is all volunteer based,” said Janis Scobee, Air Force Reserve Command senior key spouse. “This conference is all about making sure they have the resources