• Coping with COVID-19; medical mentality

    Reserve Citizen Airmen cope with the COVID-19 crisis in both their military and civilian careers.
  • MacDill Reserve Citizen Airmen pay their respects to medical professionals

    Reserve Citizen Airmen from the 927th Air Refueling Wing ventured to Tampa General Hospital on May 1, 2020 to show appreciation to medical professionals in their fight against the global pandemic COVID-19.During the gathering, members of the wing presented the hospital with a banner that read: “The 927th Air Refueling Wing salutes our medical care
  • 514th FLTS starts ‘taxi service’ to support aircraft deliveries for the warfighter

    Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the 514th Flight Test Squadron started a “taxi service” initiative to help keep aircraft inductions and deliveries from warfighting units, to and from the Ogden Air Logistics Complex, on-track.
  • Air Force Assistance Fund Campaign Still Underway

    Many Airmen have been impacted by the current health crisis.  Spouses have lost jobs, unbudgeted expenses have increased, and the stop-movement order for Airmen PCSing has meant that many are unable to follow their loved ones to new homes.  While younger Airmen struggle with childcare solutions, widows of retirees have added expenses to protect
  • Pence arrives at GARB

    Vice President Mike Pence flew into Grissom Air Reserve Base, Indiana April 30, 2020 to meet with Kokomo, Indiana business leaders responsible for manufacturing ventilators during the COVID-19 outbreak.
  • 446th Reserve aircrew maintain readiness, adjust to new normal

    The ability to respond to threats remain on the forefront of the 446th Airlift Wing airmen’s minds. But, in light of COVID-19, new practices, procedures allow aircrews to be innovative and adjust to a new normal while staying combat-ready.“Our mission hasn’t stopped,” said Lt. Col. Carl McBurnett, 728th Airlift Squadron C-17 pilot and aircraft
  • Mount Rainier Search-and-Rescue Training for Upcoming Hiking Season

    On April 22, 2020, the 304th Rescue Squadron performed mission essential training with the Army Reserve in support of search and rescue training for the upcoming climbing season at Mount Rainer National Park.In today’s climate of the COVID-19 pandemic, special measures were implemented to mitigate risk during this life-saving training. The Air
  • Reserve Cyber Wing hosts 2nd annual Leadership Summit

    The 960th Cyberspace Wing hosted its second annual Leadership Summit here April 13-15, overcoming social distancing initiatives put into place due to COVID-19.
  • A&FR provides Reservists, their families’ resources during COVID-19 pandemic

    In this challenging time when Reservists and their families have to adjust to the limitations caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, the Airman and Family Readiness staff is still here to help.“This time can be very stressful for many people,” Mandie Holovach, Airman and Family Readiness Programs specialist, said. “It is important for those who may need
  • America Strong: Blue Angels, Thunderbirds to conduct multi-city flyovers championing National Unity Behind Frontline Responders

    America Strong is a collaborative salute from the Navy and Air Force to recognize healthcare workers, first responders, and other essential personnel while standing in solidarity with all Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic.