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  • Reserve Commander Rescinds COVID-19 Participation Limits

    Following the lead of the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of the Air Force, the commander of Air Force Reserve Command and chief of the Air Force Reserve has rescinded the June 2022 memo that restricted participation and travel for Reserve Citizen Airmen not vaccinated against Covid-19.

  • Military OneSource MilTax now available for 2023 tax filing, support

    The Defense Department announced that free expert support and e-filing for the 2023 tax season are now available for the military community. A DOD benefit offered through Military OneSource, MilTax includes tax preparation and e-filing software developed specifically for the military community, as

  • Maj. Gen. von Hoffman visits with 445th Airlift Wing Airmen

    Maj. Gen. C. McCauley von Hoffman, Director of Logistics, Civil Engineering, Force Protection and Nuclear Integration, Headquarters Air Force Materiel Command, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, visited with 445th Airlift Wing Airmen Jan. 8, 2023. During her visit to the wing, the general

  • Base Visitor Request System streamlines visitor access to Wright-Patt

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio — The 88th Security Forces Squadron’s Pass and Registration Office at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base primarily uses the Base Visitor Request System to streamline the process for unescorted visitor access to the base.Pass and Registration issues visitor passes

  • 28 IS Airmen provide assistance to critical active-duty readiness program

    In October and November of 2022, 28th Intelligence Squadron Reserve Citizen Airmen Master Sgts. Lisa Abell and Rosalyn Kirol engaged in Total Force Integration, assisting Regular Air Force partners with critical readiness support. Having both served as unit training managers (UTM) and as recognized

  • Phoenix Ravens: Protecting aircraft since 1997

    Security Forces is the largest career field in the Air Force, with thousands of Airmen protecting military bases around the world. Among the masses are small groups of defenders that carry a special title, an achievement that requires hours of intense training, immense physical strength and mental

  • Keep caution in mind when using home space heaters

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio - The high cost of heating oil and natural gas, combined with energy-saving efforts, raises the potential for increased use of alternative sources.Space heaters and other supplemental-heating devices may be viewed by a lot of people as a good alternative. They

  • 2022 AFRC A1 awards announced

    Air Force Reserve Command manpower, personnel, and services director, Col. Harold W. Linnean III, announces the 2022 A1 Award winners.