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  • A-10 pilots perform CPR, save soldier's life

    Two Airmen from the 442d Fighter Wing performed CPR on a friend who had a heart attack at their gym, keeping him alive until paramedics arrived.
  • New tool enhances AF safety inspections, assessments and evaluations

    A new module has been launched through the Air Force Safety Automated System on May 17, arming safety professionals AF-wide with a single method to document and track both spot and annual inspections, as well as safety assessments and evaluations at a local and enterprise level.Created in 2007 by the Air Force Safety Center, AFSAS is the unique
  • Air Force transitions to a single combat uniform

    Air Force leaders announced the service will move to a single combat utility uniform, adopting the Operational Camouflage Pattern, or OCP, already in use by the Army and Airmen in combat zones and in certain jobs across the Air Force.
  • Application deadlines approaching for Air Force youth camps

    The summer adventure season is about to start, and there’s still time for Air Force youth to apply for more than 20 camps available at locations across the United States.
  • 442 MXG commander retires

    U.S. Air Force Col. James Brock, the 442d Maintenance Group commander, returns the salute of Lt. Col. Jeff Gorman, deputy 442 MXG commander, during his retirement ceremony at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., May 5, 2018. Brock became the commander of the 442 MXG in August 2012. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Missy Sterling)
  • 442d Fighter Wing returns from deployment

    On Saturday afternoon, the 442nd Fighter Wing welcomed back the wing’s main body of deployed Reserve Citizen Airmen, who recently returned from a 90-day deployment to Kandahar, Afghanistan.The group was originally intended to support Operation Inherent Resolve in Iraq and Syria, but was notified of the change a month before their arrival in
  • One squadron’s loss is another squadron’s gain

    The 303d Fighter Squadron became the sister squadron to the city of Leeton, Missouri, on April 14, 2018, just one day after Leeton’s previous sister squadron, the 394th Combat Training Squadron, merged with the 13th Bomb Squadron.
  • Air Force Reserve celebrates 70 years

    Lt. Gen. Maryanne Miller, chief of Air Force Reserve and Air Force Reserve Command commander, hosted the Air Force Reserve 70th Birthday celebration with a cake-cutting ceremony in Airman’s Hall at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, April 12. The event also featured Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein as a guest speaker.
  • 70 Years of Reserve Citizen Airpower

    14 April 1948, the date that the Air Force Reserve was born. But did you know, the Reserve program actually began with the Preparedness Movement and the National Defense Act of 1916 that established the Organized Reserve Corps. Maj. Gen. George Squier proclaimed it to be the most important section of that NDA. His goal was to obtain technically
  • Reserve Citizen Airmen support resupply mission

    Reserve Citizen Airmen from the 920th Rescue Wing supported the Space-X Falcon 9 rocket launch during its resupply mission to the International Space Station, April 2.Working closely with NASA’s launch control, the 301st Rescue Squadron’s Airmen, attached to the 920th RQW, patrolled the path of the rocket in an HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter. The