VANCE AFB

Muckey takes the helm as 185th wing commander at change of command ceremony

Story by SMSgt Vincent De Groot on 03/02/2019 With most of the unit's 800 plus members gathered in a large aircraft hangar, as well as friends, family and numerous dignitaries, Colonel Mark Muckey was officially given the reigns as the newest 185th Air Refueling Wing Commander on March 2, 2019.
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Contracting officer representative app among eight finalists for AFIMSC's inaugural Innovation Rodeo'

Story by Stephen Warns on 02/28/2019 JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas Roger Westermeyer was on a teleconference discussing the Base of Operations Support contract for Vance Air Force Base, Oklahoma, when he encountered a familiar issue. "One of the issues was the shortage of manpower for such a large and
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NAVSEA, NAVAIR, NAVFAC join forces to support STEM education, participate in Tri-Warfare Center Middle School Engineering Challenge

PORT HUENEME, Calif.- To celebrate National Engineers Week, Naval Surface Warfare Center Port Hueneme (NSWC PHD) co-sponsored with Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) and Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) the annual Tri-Warfare Center Middle School Challenge. The event is a team-based engineering problem-solving competition. Fifteen local schools provided teams comprised
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Sheppard a stop during F-35A Lightning II road tour

Story by John Ingle on 02/21/2019 HEPPARD AIR FORCE BASE, Texas The Air Force has bolstered its aerial fighting capabilities with aircraft like the F-35A Lightning II, and now it's time to get young student pilots excited about flying fifth-generation jet fighters. Combat pilots from Eglin Air Force Base, Florida,
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DUI Detection course hosted at Vance

Story by A1C Taylor Crul on 02/05/2019 The 71st Flying Training Wing hosted a DUI Detection course for the Airmen of the 71st Security Forces Squadron and Oklahoma Police Officers Jan. 14-18, at Vance Air Force Base, Oklahoma. This course was a combination of several alcohol and drug detection programs,
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David Poe, USAG Bliss, IMCOM

David Poe serves as a public affairs specialist with the Fort Bliss Garrison command and also serves as the assistant editor of the Fort Bliss Bugle, the installation's command newspaper. He is an award-winning, weekly content producer that enjoys people-driven imagery and products. Prior to coming back to Fort Bli
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AF, NATO works to address pilot shortage

Story by John Ingle on 12/28/2018 SHEPPARD AIR FORCE BASE, Texas The shortage of pilots in the Air Force has been well documented, but the United States isn't the only member of NATO looking for more people to fill seats. That was one of several topics discussed during the 75th
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192nd Intel Squadron welcomes new commander

Story by SSgt Johnisa Roberts on 12/06/2018 JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. -- The 192nd Fighter Wing Intelligence Squadron celebrated a change of command June 25, 2016, at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia. Lt. Col. Chris Batterton assumed command of the 192nd IS from Lt. Col. David Lands. "Col. Bunting and I
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Coleman retires, concluding a career spanning more than three decades

Story by MSgt Vicky Spesard on 10/12/2018 Col. Nicholas Coleman retired from military service during a ceremony at the Kentucky Air National Guard Base Sept. 15, concluding a career that spanned more than 30 years. "In the '90s and 2000s, you have participated in every major military Air Force operatio
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Meet your leadership: Chief Master Sgt. Eric Dugger

Story by A1C Kylee Thomas on 10/09/2018 Recently, Chief Master Sgt. Eric Dugger took the helm from Chief Master Sgt. Kenny Mott and assumed command chief duties for the 7th Bomb Wing. As the command chief, Dugger is the principle liaison between the wing commander and enlisted force, as well
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Tom and Jerry's Father's Day special: Part I

Story by SSgt Sergio Gamboa on 06/14/2018 Retired U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Jerry, 53rd Weapons Evaluation Group QF-16 aerial target pilot, passed on the Air force lineage to his son Tom, 95th Fighter Squadron F-22 Raptor lead pilot. Jerry grew up in Minnesota where he graduated high school. After
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