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  • How to Buy Back Military Time

    Eligible military service time can be added to a federal employee’s retirement date. This action is called a military deposit under the Federal Employee Retirement System, or better known as “buying back” military time.

  • 442d Aircraft Maintenance Squadron holds Assumption of Command ceremony

    Lt. Col. David Black, 442d Maintenance Group commander, left, and Maj. Bobby Cheek, 442d Aircraft Maintenance Squadron commander, stand at attention during an Assumption of Command ceremony at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., November 2, 2019. Cheek, the incoming AMXS commander, received his commission

  • 10th Air Force leadership visits 442d FW

    U.S. Air force Master Sgt. Chris Yates, a phase dock coordinator with the 442d Maintenance Squadron, salutes Maj. Gen. Brian Borgen, 10th Air Force commander, after being coined during a visit from 10th Air Force leadership to the Air Force Reserve wing at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., September 15,

  • 442d FW welcomes new commander

    A new commander took charge of the 442d Fighter Wing on September 15, 2019. Although not new to the 442d FW, Col. Michael Schultz has joined Team Whiteman for the first time. From 2015 to 2017, Schultz commanded the 476th Fighter Group, a geographically separated unit assigned to the 442d FW.