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  • Air Force releases cardio and strength fitness assessment alternatives, new online capabilities

    The Air Force will provide Airmen five physical fitness assessment alternatives—three for the cardio portion and sit-up components and two for the push-up component of the physical fitness assessment beginning in early 2022.
  • Kansas City Airport renames terminal to honor Tuskegee Airman Brig Gen Charles McGee

    Pat Klein, Kansas City’s director of aviation, dedicated the general aviation terminal at Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport to retired Brig. Gen. Charles E. McGee, an original Tuskegee Airman, June 29, 2021.
  • Culture of inclusion helps Airman thrive

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Living in a small town in Kansas did not afford many opportunities for Staff Sgt. Hayden Ullery-Oatney, so at 18, he took the oath and joined the Air Force. Ever since, it has been a journey of growth and self-discovery.“I did not feel like there was anything there for me in Kansas, so I wanted to get away,”
  • 442d Fighter Wing demonstrates readiness during Exercise Ozark Thunder 21-01

    Airmen from the 442d Fighter Wing participated in Exercise Ozark Thunder 21-01
  • Radliff takes the reins

    Lt. Gen. Richard Scobee, Chief of the Air Force Reserve and Commander, Air Force Reserve Command, transferred command of the Tenth Air Force from Maj. Gen. Brian Borgen to Maj. Gen. Bryan Radliff in a change of command ceremony in the Naval Operations Support Center on Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth, Texas, June 4, 2021.
  • AFRC launches Digital Age Resiliency tool on AF Connect

    Reserve Citizen Airmen are now able to access Developing Resilient Leader, or DRL, content on demand on any device from one easy-to-access location on the Air Force Connect app. The DRL Digital Age Learning Content Wall of the Air Force Reserve Command’s AF Connect page was designed to be an easy-to-access and user-friendly hub for DRL-related information, documents and links. The content will provide resiliency material for AFRC’s 74,000 Airmen, with new content added on a scheduled basis for commanders to use and present as needed.
  • Air Force releases updated fitness test score breakdown

    Without the waist measurement as a scored component, push-ups and sit-ups will increase from 10 to 20 points each, while the 1.5-mile run will remain at 60 points. Scoring will fall into five-year age groups, as opposed to the previous 10.
  • A recipe for success: 442 FSS Airmen simulate deployment during training

    Take a group of competent airmen, a pallet of equipment, and a sprinkle of teamwork and you will get a fully functioning expeditionary kitchen. At least two times a year, Airmen of the 442d Force Support Squadron work together to set up a Single Pallet Expeditionary Kitchen.It all starts with a pallet of tent parts and kitchen equipment. The Airmen
  • Scobee highlights Reserve contributions during Senate hearing

    Lt. Gen. Richard Scobee, chief of the Air Force Reserve, and his counterparts from the Marines, Army, Navy and National Guard testified before the Senate Appropriations Committee’s Subcommittee on Defense during a hearing May 18.
  • 442d Reservist is first Total Force Airman to pass CPI Black Belt equivalency exam

    Staff Sgt. Denis Silva, an officer trainee with the 442d Civil Engineer Squadron, is the first member in the Air Force to pass the Continuous Process Improvement Black-Belt-Equivalency exam.
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