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  • The Air Force We Need

    Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson announced the results of an in-depth analysis aimed at outlining the what the Air Force needs to implement the National Defense Strategy while speaking at the Air Force Association's annual Air, Space and Cyber conference. The National Defense Strategy, Air Force leaders said, marks the reemergence of long-term,
  • 442d Fighter Wing holds 2018 Family Day

    The 442d Fighter Wing, an Air Force Reserve unit at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., held its annual Family Day event on Sunday, September 9th, 2018 at Ike Skelton Park here.
  • 442d Fighter Wing upgrades to M4 carbines

    More than 800 M16s from the 442d Logistics Readiness Squadron’s armory have been replaced with brand-new M4s for Airmen to train and deploy with.
  • 442d Fighter Wing to host Hawgsmoke A-10 gunnery competition

    The 303d Fighter Squadron will host the biennial Hawgsmoke A-10 Thunderbolt II gunnery competition from 17-20 October, 2018, at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo.
  • Breaking Barriers: AF Reserve's first 4-star

    Lt. Gen. Maryanne Miller was nominated by President Donald Trump and confirmed by the U.S. Senate for promotion to the rank of General yesterday.
  • Reservist duo increase annual capacity to provide eye care

    Lt. Col. David Miller, the officer in charge of optometry with the 442d Medical Squadron, and Staff Sgt. Eric Miller, the NCO in charge of optometry with the 442d Medical Squadron, supported NATO Air Base Geilenkirchen from June 16 - June 30.
  • Air Reserve TFSC call center agents take on 24-hour operations

    Effective Aug. 1, the Air Reserve Personnel Center’s call center will centralize at the Air Force's Personnel Center call center at Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas. With this centralization, ARPC’s more than 1.3 million customers will now have access to Total Force Service Center call agents 24/7, 361 days a year by calling 1-800-525-0102,
  • Demonstrating service before self

    “If Senior Master Sgt. Grant sees a unit struggling, or any of her Airmen, to include other units’ Airmen, she’s always the first to jump in and give them a hand,” said Master Sgt. Melody Yates, an operations manager with the 442d Civil Engineer Squadron.  Senior Master Sgt. Rachel Grant, superintendent of medical administration with the 442d
  • 442d vice commander retires after 34 years of service

    Col Jim Macaulay set out with a point to prove to his father 34 years ago when he made the decision to go to the Air Force Academy. Fast forward to July 14, 2018, when Macaulay, the 442d Fighter Wing vice commander, bid farewell at a retirement ceremony at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, after 34 years of service.   A pilot, Macaulay has done 16
  • 476th FG deploys with 75th FS

    Airmen from the 75th Fighter Squadron (FS) and supporting units deployed to an undisclosed location in support of Operation Spartan Shield. The 75th FS will undertake close air support missions with the A-10C Thunderbolt II while deployed.