• Keesler, Duke Field win 7 command media contest awards

    The 403rd Wing at Keesler AFB, Miss., and the 919th Special Operations Wing at Duke Field, Fla., won more than half of the 2004 Air Force Reserve Command Media Contest awards.Keesler AFB dominated the competition with four first-place individual awards, and the wing magazine, Gulf Wing, earned the Best Command Publication award. Duke Field took two
  • Air Force Reserve selects IMAs of the year

    A military entomologist in Texas and a supply customer service supervisor in Germany are the Air Force Reserve’s individual mobilization augmentees of the year for 2005. Maj. David E. Bowles is the IMA to the technical director and senior staff scientist at the Air Force Institute for Operational Health in Brooks City-Base, Texas. The top enlisted
  • Reserve recognizes airlift control flight winners

    Reservists from Colorado and South Carolina won Air Force Reserve Command’s airlift control flight awards for 2004. Headquarters AFRC here announced the following ALCF winners March 31: Flight – 302nd ALCF, Peterson AFB, Colo. Loadmaster – Master Sgt. Jeffrey A. Flight, 302nd ALCF, Peterson AFB Communications specialist – Master Sgt. Troy A.
  • Air Force Reserve selects top aerial port people, unit

    Reservists from New Jersey to Hawaii picked up awards in the 2004 Air Force Reserve Command Aerial Port competition. In a March 31 memo, AFRC Vice Commander Maj. Gen. David E. Tanzi announced the following individual winners: Field grade officer – Lt. Col. Dale A. Forman , 45th Aerial Port Squadron, Travis AFB, Calif. Company grade officer – Capt.
  • Flexibility key to force development in Air Force Reserve

    Force development for members of the Air Force Reserve will be tailored to meet the needs of Citizen Airmen and be flexible enough to satisfy the career goals of reservists of all shapes and sizes, according to the officer overseeing the program. Maj. Dean Hicks, force development point person for the Air Force Reserve at the Pentagon, said no one
  • Traditional reservist commands 10th Air Force

    Maj. Gen. Allan R. Poulin assumed command of 10th Air Force during a change-of-command ceremony at Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth Jan. 20. Lt. Gen. John A. Bradley, chief of Air Force Reserve and commander of Air Force Reserve Command, officiated the ceremony. General Poulin replaced Maj. Gen. David E. Tanzi, who became the AFRC
  • Reservists switch to myPay; LES becomes paperless

    Jan. 1 was the deadline for Air Force reservists to start using myPay, the Internet method for managing pay. If they didn’t sign up, they may find it difficult to know how much they are getting paid. The Feb. 1 leave and earning statement is the last paper copy reservists will receive through the mail. The change for Air Force Reserve Command
  • J-Model Hurricane Hunters log 124th mission during Wilma

    The newest addition to the U.S. Air Force mobility fleet, the WC-130J Hercules, proved itself during a busy hurricane season flying its 124th weather reconnaissance mission for the National Weather Service Oct. 21. The hurricane hunters, an Air Reserve unit from the 403rd Wing dislocated by Hurricane Katrina from Keesler Air Force Base, Ms., to
  • AFRC names public affairs achievement award winners

    Military people and civilian employees from six bases won 2004 Air Force Reserve Command Public Affairs Achievement awards.Maj. Gen. David E. Tanzi, AFRC vice commander, announced the award winners in a message Feb. 25. Six days later the general presented the awards to the recipients or their representatives at the AFRC PA Deployment for Training
  • Command receives 3 Air Force CE awards

    Air Force Reserve Command picked up three Air Force civil engineering awards here. The Society of American Military Engineers, the National Society of Professional Engineers, the Northeast Chapter of the American Association of Airport Executives and Air Force officials work together to select the annual award winners. The 910th Mission Support