• Airman finds solace through horses

    The clip-clop of horse hooves fills the air as the heat of the summer sun beats down on the parched California earth. Dust blows with a gentle breeze that does nothing to cool the air, but everything to fill one’s mouth. The lowing of cattle echoes throughout the arena from various herds scattered around the plot.Master Sgt. Tania McGuire, 349th
  • 315th wins Aircrew Excellence Award

    The skillful response and handling of an in-flight crisis by a 315th Airlift Wing crew leads to a national level award. On Aug. 17, 2018, an all Reserve Charleston-based C-17 crew, carrying medical evacuation patients, experienced a cabin pressure malfunction then, successfully completed their mission, despite poor weather conditions and emergency oxygen system malfunctions, earning the 2018 4th Air Force Aircrew Excellence Award.
  • BRS reminder: Reservists can contribute to both military TSP and civilian 401k

    Reserve Citizen Airmen can contribute to both a military Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) and a civilian 401k investment plan under the Blended Retirement System.
  • Nelson is AF Reserve nominee for Jabara Award for Airmanship

    An instructor pilot in the 340th Flying Training Group at Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas, is the Air Force Reserve Command's nominee for the 2018 Col. James Jabara Award for Airmanship.
  • Reservist nominated for 2018 Institute of Navigation Award

    An Air Force Reservist from Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado is the Air Force Reserve Command nominee for the 2018 Institute of Navigation Norman P. Hays Award.
  • USAFA cadets seek expertise from reservists

    A team of Air Force cadets learned about aircraft corrosion detection techniques from 302nd Maintenance Squadron technicians to prepare for an upcoming worldwide engineering competition, here, Oct. 23.
  • Major changes to medical policies good news for Reservists

    When Col. John Buterbaugh took the helm as the command surgeon at Air Force Reserve Command in late summer 2018, he wanted to make some bold changes to improve processes for the 70,000 Reserve Citizen Airmen serving across the nation and around the world.
  • AF Safety goes mobile

    Air Force Safety Center released a mobile version of the Airman Safety App enabling Airmen at installations Air Force wide to voluntarily report safety issues with their devices as they encounter them.
  • Weather units earn command honors

    The Air Force Reserve Command recognized two 403rd Wing units for excellence in the weather career field. The 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron is the Weather Squadron of the Year and the 5th Operational Weather Flight is the Weather Organization of the Year. Also known as the Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunters, the 53rd WRS is the only
  • STEAM Challenge encourages innovation

    Local high school students participated in a STEAM challenge held at the Museum of Aviation in Warner Robins, Georgia, Nov. 7.