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  • Packathon 2019

    SACRAMENTO, California.— Countering tragedy with positive actions and goodwill is what the Packathon September 11th 2019 is all about year after year. The Move America Forward is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to serving America’s troop while they serve aboard in areas of Afghanistan and Iraq.
  • CMSAF to engage with ACC Airmen about resilliency through video games

    The chief master sergeant of the Air Force is scheduled to play video games with three Airmen from within Air Combat Command from 2 to 4 p.m. EDT Oct. 23, 2019, on the ACC Public Affairs YouTube channel — ACCNewsTV. (U.S. Air Force graphic by Senior Airmen JaNae Capuno)
  • "Phantom Fueler" revisited

    There was a time when…or there is a time now our airmen get to see the ever-ready Air Force planes  display their colorful tattooed art on their skins as it no doubt sets them apart from the other gray metal wings awaiting to take flight.The 940th Air Refueling Wing is recovering history with a modern flair. The sixth KC-135 Stratotanker in its
  • 940th Maintenance Squadron Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

    State-of- the-Art in today’s terms is nine months of design, one year of bidding and 104 weeks of construction ending with a ribbon cutting ceremony held at Dock 5 Beale AFB California on September 5.U.S. Air Force Col. Stephanie Williams, commander, 940th Air Refueling Wing, hosted the ribbon cutting ceremony. In attendance were the 940th group
  • Competing of the minds: Air Force Spark Tank 2020 open for submissions

    A respirator with a built-in two-way communication system. A semi-truck trailer that can reduce aircraft deployment from 72 hours to five hours. A chemical agent detection device that runs on renewable energy.  
  • Lieutenant colonel promotions announced

    Headquarters Air Reserve Personnel Center officials announced results for the Calendar Year 2019 Air Force Reserve Line and Non Line Lieutenant Colonel Promotion Selection Boards August 19, 2019. The boards selected more than 700 Citizen Airmen for promotion. Ten members from the 445th Airlift Wing and six members from the 655th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wing were selected.
  • President honors Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve

    WASHINGTON – President Donald J. Trump signed a proclamation declaring Aug. 18 – 24 as National Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Week.The week recognizes the essential contributions employers continue to make supporting the military service of their National Guard and Reserve employees.The president said, "Our great Nation's hard-fought
  • Air Force Research Laboratory successfully conducts first flight of ROBOpilot Unmanned Air Platform

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The Air Force Research Laboratory and DZYNE Technologies Incorporated successfully completed a two-hour initial flight of a revolutionary Robotic Pilot Unmanned Conversion Program called ROBOpilot Aug. 9 at Dugway Proving Ground in Utah.“This flight test is a testament to AFRL’s ability to rapidly innovate
  • Growing New Leaders

    The deadline for 940th members to apply for the Non-Extended Active Duty Airman Commissioning Program is the September UTA. Enlisted Reserve Citizen Airmen who are currently participating with a Reserve unit or assigned as an individual mobilization augmentee who have an accredited bachelor’s degree (or less than six months to completion), normally not having reached age 35, and desire an appointment as a line officer can apply through this program. For more information, contact your career advisor and visit: https://mypers.af.mil/app/answers/detail/a_id/33605
  • When a military working dog tells her story

    Daria, a military working dog with the 60th Security Forces Squadron at Travis Air Force Base, California, tells us what it's like as the new dog in the squad.