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  • AF Reserve announces ISR award winners

    Air Force Reserve Command has announced the winners of the 2017 Air Force Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) Awards.
  • 560th RED HORSE builds foundations for future operations

    A convoy of forklifts, bulldozers, backhoes, trucks with generators and CONEX boxes made its way to an open field at McCrady Training Center here April 4. Within minutes, more than 200 Air Force Reserve Citizen Airmen assigned to 560th RED HORSE Squadron Airmen unloaded all their heavy equipment to begin transforming an open field into a bare base operation.
  • AFRC Recruiting Service rolls out mobile marketing platform

    Air Force Reserve Command Recruiting Service has a new weapon in its recruiting arsenal with the 2018 launch of interactive Mobile Marketing Platforms or MMPs, to be featured at air shows and other AFRC recruiting events.
  • Caribbean Hurricane Awareness Tour: Preparedness key to weathering storms

    After a busy 2017 hurricane season and the 2018 hurricane season quickly approaching, service members from the 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron, also known as the "Hurricane Hunters" know the importance of being prepared for a hurricane.The 53rd WRS and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Hurricane Center partnered
  • High School to Flight School

    Officials at Air Force Reserve Command headquarters, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, are hoping an innovative new program will help the command meet its need for flight engineers.A flight engineer is the enlisted member of an aircraft’s flight crew who monitors and operates its myriad complex systems. Flight engineers sit at a station near the
  • Reserve Citizen Airmen earn Rescue Mission of the Year award

    Thirty-three 920th Rescue Wing Reserve Citizen Airmen were recently honored with the 2017 Jolly Green Association Rescue Mission of the Year award for their actions July 7, 2017 in saving two German sailors stranded in the Atlantic Ocean approximately 500 miles off the coast of Florida.The unique and intricate mission, which involved more than 30
  • Wing execs host NAF-wide workshop for their fellows

    The 302nd Airlift Wing and 340th Flying Training Group hosted the first-ever 22nd Air Force Executive Officer Development Workshop in Colorado Springs, Colorado, April 10 through 12.“We, as executive officers, provide a wide range of support functions to our commanders,” said Maj. Stefanie Purdie, the 302nd Airlift Wing executive officer and
  • AF announces changes to Courses 14 and 15

    Effective immediately, Air Force officials have removed the requirement to complete Courses 14 and 15 for all Airmen serving in the active component. Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve Airmen will have the option to complete their enlisted professional military education through distance learning or in-residence attendance.
  • Air Force Reserve exhibits heritage art at Museum of Aviation

    In celebration of the Air Force Reserve 70th Anniversary, the Air Force Reserve Command’s Office of History and Heritage in partnership with the Museum of Aviation is exhibiting a series of paintings from the Air Force art collection highlighting a century of Reserve air power.
  • Air Guard, Reserve wings kick off annual MAFFS training

    As temperatures heated up in northern California, aerial firefighters from four C-130 airlift wings operating the U.S.D.A. Forest Service’s Modular Airborne Fire Fighting System, or MAFFS, started a weeklong training April 23 in anticipation of summer blazes.