FAIRCHILD AFB

Fairchild KC-135s, Airmen support Operation Juniper Micron

Story by A1C Lawrence Sena on 10/04/2018 Fairchild KC-135 Stratotankers, Airmen, and support equipment, deployed to continue partner support to France as part of Operation Juniper Micron in Spain, September 2018. The Air Force has supported French operations in Mali and North Africa since 2013, and plans to continue it
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AFSPC clinches MAJCOM Challenge victory

Story by Halle Thornton on 10/04/2018 U.S. Air Force Space Command finished first among twelve teams representing the Major Command during the 2018 Air Force Marathon, Sept. 15 at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. Veronica Leddy, former operations engineering chief with the 50th Civil Engineering Squadron, finished the half maratho
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Chief Durrance announced as 16th Enlisted PME Center commandant

Story by MSgt Mike Smith on 09/26/2018 Chief Master Sgt. Steven A. Durrance was announced Sept. 13 to become the 16th commandant of the Chief Master Sergeant Paul H. Lankford Enlisted Professional Military Education Center by the Commander of the Air National Guard's I.G. Brown Training and Education Center, Col.
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Royal Thai Armed Forces leaders visit Washington to learn about Washington Air National Guard

Story by CPT Joseph Siemandel on 09/14/2018 Leadership from the Royal Thai Air Force, Royal Thai Armed Forces HQ, and the Ministry of Defense traveled to Washington state to visit Washington National Guard operations like the Western Air Defense Sector and the Pierce County Readiness Center, learned from Microsoft's Cybercrime
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Airmen perform first KC-135 infield test for new chemical defense mask

Story by A1C Whitney Laine on 09/05/2018 In the midst of calm or chaos, there lies a potential for aircrews to fight the faceless combatants of chemical and biological agents. U.S. military personnel actively operate within areas that sustain capabilities to employ chemical and biological agents, making individual protective equipment
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Airmen helping Airmen: Family Child Care program

Story by A1C Whitney Laine on 09/05/2018 While Team Fairchild families face the hurdles of military life such as deployments, permanent change of station moves and high-tempo operations, the 92nd Force Support Squadron offers assistance through the Family Child Care program. The FCC's mission is to assist military members and
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Deployment Discussed - House Committee on Veterans Affairs visits Naval Hospital Bremerton

Story by Douglas Stutz on 08/31/2018 When Representative Jim Banks from the House Veterans Affairs Committee (HVAC) entered Naval Hospital Bremerton (NHB) on August 30, 2018, it wasn't his initial arrival at a Navy command's quarterdeck. NHB welcomed the Indiana congressman, who has served in the U.S. Navy Reserve a
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Naval Hospital Bremerton hosts Defense Health Agency assistant director for Combat Support Agency

Story by Douglas Stutz on 08/29/2018 MHS GENESIS was the focal point as Naval Hospital Bremerton (NHB) hosted Maj. Gen. Lee E. Payne, Assistant Director for Combat Support Agency, Defense Health Agency, on August 28, 2018. Payne's visit and tour of NHB centered on meeting with several command teams Outpatient
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Inside the Honor Guard

Story by SrA Ryan Lackey on 08/24/2018 I realized that I was witnessing an amazing process as I peered through the camera on a hazy August day, snapping picture after picture of Airmen transforming into something greater; my former distain slowly becoming a desire to partake of this special duty
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Chief couple of Grand Forks AFB reflect on experiences

Story by A1C Melody Wolff on 08/24/2018 There are often times where there will be military spouses who are both active-duty members. However, how often do you see both spouses remain in active-duty together? According to the Air Force Portal, there are currently only 28,366 dual military spouses. Not only
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Back to Bases: AFCEC revives environmental workshop

Story by Shannon Carabajal on 08/14/2018 Air Force senior leaders and environmental experts from around the globe tackled a variety of installation environmental issues during the 2018 Air Force Environmental Workshop Aug. 7 - 9 in downtown San Antonio. With a focus on enhancing installation environmental programs, the Air Force
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