• KC-46A Pegasus approved to refuel 97% of joint force receivers

    Less than one year after the KC-46A was approved for its first ICR, Minihan approved daily task-able operational use of the KC-46A to refuel the B-1B Lancer, C-135 variants, E-8 Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System, EC-130H Compass Call, F-35B/C Lightning II, KC-10 Extender and P-8 Poseidon

  • USAA employees tour 433rd AW

    USAA employees visited the 433rd Airlift Wing at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, May 17, 2022. The USAA visit included a tour of the C-5M Super Galaxy aircraft and a virtual reality training demonstration.

  • Family Day returns better than ever

    The 433rd Airlift Wing hosted its first Family Day since 2019 during the unit training assembly May 15, 2022, at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas.

  • All female aircrew flies C-17 over historic airshow

    An all-female aircrew from Joint Base Charleston, South Carolina supported the Oregon International Airshow’s first all-female piloted event May 21 with a C-17 Globemaster III flyover.This was the first all-female piloted air show since the show’s inception in 1988 in Hillsboro, Oregon.The airshow

  • Arctic Care 2022: 403rd Reservists support Alaska medical mission

    Reserve Citizen Airmen from the 403rd Wing at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, traveled to Kodiak, Alaska, May 2-15 to assist with the Innovative Readiness Training program’s Kodiak Island Arctic Care 2022 event.According to their website, IRT is a collaborative program designed to produce

  • Aviation Maintenance Technician Day 2022

    433rd Airlift Wing maintenance technicians are highlighted for Aviation Maintenance Technician Day as they check and repair an F138 engine belonging to the C-5M Super Galaxy May 13-18, 2022, at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas.