• Colorado reservists lead air ops for multinational exercise

    Air Force Reservists from the 302nd Airlift Wing here directed the air operations portion of the largest airborne training exercise in Europe since the end of the Cold War.Col. Erich Novak, 302nd AW vice commander, Lt. Col. Frank Wilde, 302nd Operations Group deputy commander, and Lt. Col. Bradley Ross, 302nd Operations Support Squadron, directed
  • AFA recognizes reservists at annual event

    The Air Force Association’s Air and Space Conference and Technology Exposition concluded Sept. 16 with six awards going to Air Force Reserve Command.   Four awards went to individuals and two to organizations with ties to the command.  Maj. Warren Neary, an AFRC historian, received the Gill Robb Wilson Award for Arts and Letters.  Lt. Gen. James
  • Charleston unit conducts mass deployment exercise

    More than 90 Airmen from the 300th Airlift Squadron at Joint Base Charleston, South Carolina, accomplished more than 500 training events during a mass deployment here, June 24 to 26.The exercise included basic water survival and combat training, both conducted by U.S. Air Force Survival, Evasion, Resistance, and Escape instructors, in addition the
  • Air Force elevates discharge authority for transgender-related Airmen separations

    Air Force leaders announced June 4 a change to the decision authority for involuntary separations for enlisted Airmen diagnosed with gender dysphoria or who identify themselves as transgender.
  • Enroll newborns in TRICARE within 60 days of birth

    Service members are reminded to enroll their newborns into TRICARE within 60 days of birth or 120 days in overseas areas.
  • MacDill reserve wing hosts bosslift

    Civic leaders from throughout South Carolina visited the 927th Air Refueling Wing here April 30- May 1, as part of a community outreach program sponsored by the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve.The ESGR is a Department of Defense organization that develops and promotes a supportive work environment for service members through education and
  • AF responds to National Commission on the Structure of the Air Force

    The Air Force responded to the National Commission on the Structure of the Air Force’s recommendations in a report to Congress March 4. Of the Commission’s 42 recommendations, Air Force officials disagreed with only one and are already in the process of implementing 25, as well as developing plans or pilot programs for another 16.
  • WW II Vet presented overdue medal at Dobbins ceremony

    An 89-year-old World War II veteran was surprised by a special treat and membersof his family during the 94th Airlift Wing commander's call Jan.10. U.S. Army Air Corp Staff Sgt. William Hughey and his wife of 50years were invited to the January unit training assembly as a special guest.What he didn't realize was that they were invited there as a