ANDREWS AFB

Airman lives Team Little Rock

Story by A1C Kristine Gruwell on 03/12/2019 Red, white and blue banners hung on light poles catch first-time visitors' and service members' eyes as they drive through a military installation gate. "Home of Combat Airlift," are the words painted across these banners, giving each person a glimpse of the commo
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Women in Leadership- Tribute to Women's History Month

Story by MAJ Gary Loten-Beckford on 03/11/2019 FORT BRAGG, N.C. March is the opening season for spring. Spring denotes the closure of winter and March renders fresh ideas of rebirth, rejuvenation, renewal, resurrection and regrowth. As of March 1987 the U.S. Congress passed Public Law 100-9, thereby recognizing March a
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Aviation Summit: STEM event builds path for future engineers

Story by SSgt Cary Smith on 03/08/2019 Approximately 250 students from several local schools attended the 2nd Annual Aerospace/Aviation Summit on base, March 5, 2019, to learn how science and technology play a vital role in aviation. The students got to explore a UH-1N Iroquois, learn about aerodynamics and plane
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South Carolina National Guard Implements Domestic Operations Initiatives

Story by CPT Jessica Donnelly on 03/07/2019 COLUMBIA, S.C. The South Carolina National Guard has implemented an aviation concept aimed at better preparing the state and region in aviation domestic operations and homeland defense, known as the Southeastern Army Aviation Training Site (SEAATS). The South Carolina National Guard partnered with
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40th HS saves local judge

Story by A1C Daniel Brosam on 03/06/2019 An Air Force helicopter crew located and rescued a missing judge Friday just south of Great Falls, concluding the search by ground and air search and rescue groups that began Friday afternoon. The 40th Helicopter Squadron received the request Friday around 3:30 p.m.
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Scott AFB modernizes C-21 fleet with avionics upgrades

Story by SrA Daniel Garcia on 03/06/2019 Scott Air Force Base is celebrating 35 years of C-21 operations this year and highlighting this achievement is a major avionics upgrade to the fleet. One by one, Scott's 10 C-21s are flying to Wichita, Kansas, to receive new avionics and communications suite
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Strong partnerships showcased at Aero India 2019

Story by SrA Juan Torres on 03/04/2019 More than 80 U.S. personnel participated in Aero India 2019, at Air Force Station Yelahanka, Bengaluru, India, Feb. 20-24, 2019. Aero India is the premiere aerospace exhibition and trade show in India and an opportunity to display the growth in the Indian-U.S. defense
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LOGCAP Soldiers simulate program management skills at MacDill Air Force Base

Story by SFC Sheila Holifield on 03/01/2019 More than 25 Soldiers of the 1st and 2nd Logistics Civil Augmentation Program Support Battalions from Fort Belvoir, Virginia, put their program management skills to work during a mobilization exercise February 21-24 at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida. The exercise sought to mimic
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LOGCAP Soldiers simulate program management skills at MacDill Air Force Base

Story by SFC Sheila Holifield on 03/01/2019 More than 25 Soldiers of the 1st and 2nd Logistics Civil Augmentation Program Support Battalions from Fort Belvoir, Virginia, put their program management skills to work during a mobilization exercise Feb. 21-24 at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida. The exercise sought to mimic
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Special Tactics Memorial Ruck March to honor Albuquerque native

Story by A1C Austin Prisbrey on 03/01/2019 Twenty Special Tactics Airmen are rucking 830 miles from Medina Annex, Joint-Base San Antonio, Texas Feb. 22 to March 4, 2019 to Hurlburt Field, Florida, to pay tribute to 20 Air Force Special Tactics Airmen who have been killed in action since 9/11.
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NY National Guard mobilizes 250 Soldiers, Airmen for three-day weather emergency in western New York

Story by Eric Durr and MSgt Brandy Fowler on 02/26/2019 BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The New York National Guard placed 250 Soldiers and Airmen on duty in Western New York February 23 in advance of a wind storm that brought gusts of up to 74 miles per hour to the regio
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