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  • Air Mobility Command welcomes new commander

    Air Mobility Command welcomed a new commander at Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, Sept. 7. Air Force Gen. Maryanne Miller took command of AMC from Air Force Gen. Carlton D. Everhart II, who retires after more than 35 years of service. Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein, officiated the change of command ceremony. Miller is the thirteenth commander to take the reins since the major command was designated as Air Mobility Command, June 1, 1992. She is the first traditional Reservist to be promoted to four-star general and lead an Air Force major command outside of Air Force Reserve Command.
  • Air Force Reserve accepting Mandatory Separation Date and High Year of Tenure extension requests

    Air Force Reserve announced a temporary initiative for Reserve Citizen Airmen to request to serve beyond their Mandatory Separation or High Year of Tenure Date.
  • Air Force celebrates 71st birthday

    Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Dave Goldfein, and Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright released the following message in honor of the Air Force’s 71st birthday:To the Airmen of the United States Air Force:On September 18, 2018, we celebrate the 71st birthday of the United States Air Force. As
  • Warriors, innovators, caregivers since 1947

    Seventy one years ago today, the U.S. Air Force became an independent service, creating a new breed of warriors to own and protect the skies.
  • SecAF Wilson provides Air Force update

    Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson presented an update of the state of the Air Force Sept. 17, during the 2018 Air Force Association Air, Space and Cyber Conference in National Harbor. Wilson discussed restoring force readiness, space operations and the future of the Air Force during her presentation.
  • The Air Force We Need: 386 operational squadrons

     Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson announced the results of an in-depth analysis aimed at outlining what the Air Force needs to implement the National Defense Strategy while speaking at the Air Force Association's annual Air, Space and Cyber conference Sept. 17.“The analysis says what every Airmen already knows,” Wilson said. “The Air Force is too
  • Air Force announces corrective measures for oxygen breathing system in training aircraft

    The Air Force will begin implementing a series of corrective measures, including redesigning the oxygen system and adjusting oxygen control levels in flight, to address persistent problems in training aircraft. In addition, Air Education and Training Command will increase maintenance on the oxygen distribution system known as OBOGS to curb problems identified in T-6 trainer aircraft.
  • Senior NCO Leadership Development Course

    Members of the 445th Airlift Wing participate in a Senior NCO Leadership Development Course August 11-12, 2018. The SNCOLDC, hosted annually by the 445th Force Support Squadron, is a team-building and leadership course open to senior NCOs from the wing.
  • ASTS Airmen train for wartime mission

    Airmen assigned to the 445th Aeromedical Staging Squadron (ASTS) have a crucial role in the Air Force Reserves for global patient movement in the contingency environment. This year, their training at home prepared them, kicking into high gear, to be ready when the call comes to help get the wounded downrange back home.
  • One Easy Step to better Prepare Yourself - Download the AtHoc Mobile App

    September is National Preparedness Month, and it is a good time to sign-up to receive alerts via the AtHoc Mobile App (free)!