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  • 445th ASTS participate in training event

    Airmen from the 445th Aeromedical Staging Squadron work together during a training event to build a tent that will act as a staging ground for patients before they are transported out to the flightlline and flown to a hospital.
  • Step-by-Step Guide for how to Transfer GI Bill Benefits

    You must meet all eligibility requirements outlined in DoDI 1341.13, Change 1, Post-9/11 GI Bill and AFI 36-2670, Total Force Development, Chapter 6, prior to applying for the Transfer of Education Benefits (TEB). Purple Heart Recipients see TEB Purple Heart Recipients.Access virtual MPF (vMPF) via AFPC Secure:vMPF Navigation Click on vMPF
  • Social Security tax collection to halt temporarily

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AOR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- Paychecks of both military and civilian personnel at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base and throughout executive branch agencies will seem a little larger starting Sept. 15 and 18, respectively. The change is designed to provide relief during the COVID-19 pandemic.That’s when deferment of the Social Security
  • Program provides 445 LRS Airmen with hands-on training

    Tech. Sgt. Taylor Harnist, vehicle maintenance journeyman with the 445th Logistics Readiness Squadron, repairs a vehicle at Germain Ford of Beavercreek. Germain Ford established a program with LRS to provide hands-on training to LRS Airmen.
  • Pre-flight inspection

    Airman Matthew Dazen, a crew chief with the 445th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, prepares to perform a pre-flight inspection on a C-17 Globemaster III. Once completed, the pre-flight inspection is valid for only 72 hours. If the mission does not depart within that timeframe, a new pre-flight inspection will be completed.
  • Service members, civilians bound by DOD rules during election campaigns

    Defense Secretary Dr. Mark T. Esper's latest ethics message lays out the importance of political activity rules that Defense Department civilian employees and service members must follow. 
  • DOD educates military service members, civilian employees on Social Security Payroll Tax Deferral

    In order to provide relief during the COVID-19 pandemic, a Presidential Memorandum was issued Aug. 8, 2020, followed by Internal Revenue Service guidance issued Aug. 28, 2020, to temporarily defer the withholding of Social Security taxes for certain individuals beginning Sept. 1 through Dec. 31, 2020.
  • ‘Connect to protect,’ September is Suicide Prevention and Awareness Month

    ‘Connect to Protect’ is the theme of this year’s Suicide Prevention and Awareness month, which takes place each September. Throughout 2020, the Novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 pandemic has forced many to physically distance or isolate at times making it difficult to establish or keep relationships, creating additional stressors leading to suicidal ideations.
  • 445 AW recognizes 2nd quarter CY 2020 award winners

    The 445th Airlift Wing is proud to announce the following Airmen as the second quarter CY 20 award winners
  • Sharing connections to others is vital to suicide prevention

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- Being connected to others and strengthening one’s personal resilience are key to preventing suicides, said the suicide prevention program manager at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.Dr. Thomas Tirey Jr., who is also the base’s violence prevention integrator, pointed to a new campaign, “Connect to Protect.