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  • AF Week in Photos

    This week's photos feature Airmen from around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America. This weekly feature showcases the men and women of the Air Force.
  • Annual Awards banquet celebrates bee’s knees

    The 940th Air Refueling Wing members celebrated the bee’s knees at their roaring twenties-themed Annual Awards banquet Feb. 8 in Yuba City, California.
  • New Wing Commander sets priorities

    My message is simple, we are here for one purpose and one purpose only, and that is to defend the freedoms of our nation.  That’s why we put on the uniform and that’s why we serve.  In whatever capacity you’re serving, whether it’s a civilian, ART, AGR, or TR, there’s three simple things that we need to do in order to serve our nation.Number one:
  • 940th Air Refueling Wing gets active-duty commander

    The 940th Air Refueling Wing has had a total of 28 commanders since it began in 1963, all of whom were Air Force reservists, until this past weekend. Col. Jeffrey Downs, an active-duty officer, assumed command of the 940th Air Refueling Wing during a ceremony January 12, 2020, at Beale Air Force Base, California. When active-duty members work
  • 940th Assumption of Command Ceremony

    Colonel Jeffrey J. Downs was given command of the 940th Air Refueling Wing at Beale Air Force Base during an Assumption of Command ceremony. Major General Randall A. Ogden, Commander, 4th Air Force, Air Force Reserve Command, March Air Reserve Base, California, presided over the ceremony.  This will be the Ogden's last official visit to the 940th
  • Be A Holiday Wingman

    Addressing the need to be a wingman wherever you are and with everything going on around you this Holiday Season.
  • Commissary, Exchange, MWR expand patron base starting Jan. 1, 2020

    The Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs combined efforts to allow Commissary and Exchange use beyond its current patron base. Starting Jan. 1, 2020, Purple Heart recipients, former prisoners of war, all service-connected disabled veterans and caregivers enrolled in the VA's Comprehensive Assistance for Family Caregivers program will be permitted to shop there.
  • Required financial readiness training for Reserve coming in November

    Beginning Nov. 15, financial readiness training will be required for all Reserve Airmen at defined key points throughout their military career.“In an effort to improve or sustain the financial readiness and literacy of all Airmen, the Air Force has directed that all military members will receive financial readiness training at key points throughout
  • Riding the Airwaves Until the End

    The commander of the Air Force Reserve’s 940th Air Refueling Wing will retire Dec. 1 after more than 28 years of service.Col. Stephanie W. Williams took charge of the KC-135R Stratotanker unit in June 2017, leading 1,200 reservists in support of worldwide national security objectives. She’s a command pilot with over 4,000 flying hours in KC-135,
  • Honoring National American Indian Heritage Month

    For more than 200 years, American Indians and Alaskan Natives have served in times of peace and war. For those contributions and more, November is designated National American Indian Heritage Month. Team Ramstein, along with DoD personnel around the world, is taking time to reflect on the rich and diverse cultures, traditions and histories of American Indians.