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  • Reserve Airmen save life in-flight

    A reserve aeromedical evacuation crew from the 433rd Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron with the 433rd Airlift Wing, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, was flying to support patient transport missions out of Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland when they came together to save the life of a man suspected of having a heart attack Sept. 19.
  • Total Force team wins Air Force innovation award

    Members of the 6th and 927th Maintenance Squadrons at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, accepted the Gen. Larry O. Spencer Innovation Award at the Air Force Association’s Air, Space and Cyber Conference in National Harbor, Md., Sept. 17, 2018.
  • Air Mobility Command welcomes new commander

    Air Mobility Command welcomed a new commander at Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, Sept. 7. Air Force Gen. Maryanne Miller took command of AMC from Air Force Gen. Carlton D. Everhart II, who retires after more than 35 years of service. Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein, officiated the change of command ceremony. Miller is the thirteenth commander to take the reins since the major command was designated as Air Mobility Command, June 1, 1992. She is the first traditional Reservist to be promoted to four-star general and lead an Air Force major command outside of Air Force Reserve Command.
  • Air Force celebrates 71st birthday

    Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Dave Goldfein, and Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright released the following message in honor of the Air Force’s 71st birthday:To the Airmen of the United States Air Force:On September 18, 2018, we celebrate the 71st birthday of the United States Air Force. As
  • Seymour Johnson AFB repositions aircraft in preparation for Hurricane Florence

    Seymour Johnson Air Force Base repositioned approximately 60 F-15E Strike Eagles from the 4th Fighter Wing and six KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft from the 916th Air Refueling Wing Sept. 12, 2018, to Barksdale AFB, Louisiana.
  • Patriot Day is a day of honor

    On Patriot Day, our Nation continues to honor, recognize and remember the nearly 3,000 people who lost their lives 17 years ago during the tragic events of Sept. 11, 2001.  This day, which many refer to as simply "9-11,"  the American flag is flown at half-staff at homes, the White House, and all U.S. government buildings and establishments at home
  • 45th AES holds 1st ever Rodeo

    MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. --The 45th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron hosted its first ever AES Rodeo Sep. 9 at MacDill Air Force Base.The AES Rodeo is a friendly competition within the squadron meant to showcase their skill sets and perform their duties while building morale and interpersonal relationships. “This event was great! I thought it
  • 45th AES Pays Homage to Medal of Honor Recipient

    MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. (8 September 2018)—The 45th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron here, paid homage to fallen Airman, Tech. Sgt. John Chapman, the first Airman to receive a Medal of Honor since the Vietnam War. “We wanted to honor TSgt. Chapman for his selfless sacrifice to our country and his Brothers in Arms,” said Palmisano.