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  • C-5 to perform flyover at Freedom's Call Tattoo

    The 445th Airlift Wing's C-5 is one of the many aircraft scheduled to perform a flyover during the Freedom's Call Tattoo Friday, June 27.   The Air Force Materiel Command Tattoo is an adaptation of a time-honored military tradition, featuring ceremonial musical performances by the U.S. Air Force Band of Flight, military aircraft flyovers, airpower
  • Past experience contributes to the future

    Lt Col (Dr.) Herb Loyd, a member of the 445th Aeromedical Staging Squadron was focused on helping fight the War on Terror in a different way than most flight surgeons when he re-joined the Air Force Reserve in 2003. Since then, he has been working with the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) on developing new ways to transport patients on board
  • 445th Airlift Wing is in first place in 4th Air Force eyes

    Members of the 445th Airlift Wing can carry bragging rights as the best wing in 4th Air Force after the wing was awarded the Raincross Trophy, June 11. The announcement was made at a dinner, the culmination of the Fourth Air Force Commander's Conference held at March Air Reserve Base, Calif. The Raincross Trophy honors the work of the Airman under
  • 89th Airlift Squadron welcomes new commander

    Reservists from the 445th Airlift Wing, both former and current, gathered June 7 for the change of command ceremony as Lt. Col. Mike Bending assumed command of the 89th Airlift Squadron from Lt. Col. Tim Baldwin. The ceremony was presided by Col. Roger Gallet, 445th Operations Group commander, and narrated by Capt. John Pica. Colonels Bending and
  • Reservists attend annual VA Medical Center picnic

    The pleasure is ours. Every June, members of the 445th have the distinct honor of working with the Air Force Sergeants Association Kittyhawk Chapter 751 at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Dayton, Ohio at the annual picnic for the residents there. I love going there and I'm not alone; there are many repeat volunteers. "It's always been
  • Reservist's strong leadership recognized

    Senior Airman Kira Zyski, 445th Logistics Readiness Squadron, was recently awarded the Airlift/Tanker Association Young Leadership Award. The Airlift/Tanker Association recognizes the importance of identifying and encouraging future leaders to participate in various association activities. This award identifies and recognizes 12 outstanding
  • Air Forces Launches 101 Critical Days of Summer with Video

    Master Sgt. Larry Stulz, 445th Airlift Wing Ground Safety Office, practices what he preaches when it comes to recreational safety. He has enjoyed the sport of kayaking close to 20 years but still attends refresher training and water safety courses annually. "It is good to know your limits and revisit the basics of whatever activity you participate