927th Air Refueling Wing
  • MacDill Reservists hone readiness skills in Germany

    Citizen Airmen from the 927th Logistics Readiness Squadron, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, came here to maintain their mission ready status, July 7-23, 2017. Unlike active duty military, traditional Reservists only have one weekend a month and two weeks a year to stay current on all training requirements to be considered deployable for worldwide
  • Ramirez is AFRC nominee for American Legion Spirit of Service Award

    Staff Sergeant Felix G. Ramirez, 927th Force Support Squadron, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, is Air Force Reserve Command's nominee for the 2017 American Legion Spirit of Service Award.
  • Multi-wing exercise prepares Airmen for deployed environment

    Citizen Airmen assigned to three aeromedical evacuation squadrons, participated in a multi-day exercise with operations here and at Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Georgia, Feb. 2-5. The training event which incorporated C-17 and C-130 aircraft, brought together personnel from the 45th AES here, the 94 AES Dobbins ARB and the 446th AES, Joint Base
  • Citizen Airman's lifesaving actions unknowingly impacts fellow reservist’s family

    Senior Airman Fuentes, a supply technician at MacDill Air Force Base and a critical care nurse at a hospital in Clearwater, Florida, saved the life of a patient that unbeknownst to her, was the brother of a fellow Air Force Reservist.
  • Reserve/active duty team up to instruct Tactical Combat Casualty Care

    A battlefield-wounded U.S. serviceman has a 98 percent survival rate once in the hands of an aeromedical evacuation squadron crew. However, battlefield medical care starts well before then with a Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) team, and many times while under enemy fire.Although 98 percent is near perfect, near perfect is not good enough when
  • MacDill Reservists host lunch and learn financial workshop

    "How many of you want to get rid of debt?” said Ian Norkin, executive vice president of Bank United.  This is just one example of the questions asked by representatives from Bank United to members of the 927th Air Refueling Wing during the latest lunch and learn workshop Aug. 7.Members of the wing spent their lunch break learning about finances and
  • Refueling units welcome deployers home

    Maj. Chase Crosby, 18th Air Refueling Squadron pilot, greets his son after returning from a deployment to Southwest Asia, Oct. 4, 2014, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kan. Crosby returned along with 19 other members of the 931st Air Refueling Group.(U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Abigail Klein)