Man arrested after breaching security at Tinker Air Force Base

Timothy Garner An Oklahoma felon is in custody after he jumped the fence at Tinker Air Force Base and attempted to gain entry into the base’s water treatment facility. A convicted felon on parole for previous offenses, 36-year-old Timothy Garner has been out of prison less than a year and might be on [...]

By | November 30th, 2018|Featured, General|0 Comments

Military motorcyclists ride to honor Yokota airman stabbed to death in Tokyo

Relive 'MSgt Vollweiler Memorial Ride' YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan — Motorcyclists from the Tokyo military community have honored a fallen airman with a memorial ride through mountains west of the Japanese capital. The riders gathered Saturday morning at the home of U.S. Forces Japan in memory of Master Sgt. Nicholas Vollweiler, 35, who was pronounced [...]

By | November 19th, 2018|General|0 Comments

Trespassers who rammed USAF entry point and were shot at identified as minors

Lucas Zynel (left) and Symmian Phillips (right).  (Photo: Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office) Two teenagers are allegedly behind the gate breach that took place at Milwaukee’s Mitchell International Airport earlier this month, forcing their way into the compound of the 128th Air Refueling Wing and nearly running down several individuals. 16-year-old Lucas Zynel and [...]

By | October 24th, 2018|Air Force / Air Power, General|0 Comments

Tyndall AFB will open briefly for Airmen to get their things, will not pay for travel

Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright speaks with Airmen at Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, Oct. 14, 2018. Air Force senior leaders toured Tyndall Air Force Base to assess the damage from Hurricane Michael, one of the most intense tropical cyclones to ever hit the U.S. (U.S. Air Force photo [...]

By | October 16th, 2018|Air Force / Air Power, General, Military Families|0 Comments

81st Training Wing Airman found dead at Keesler Air Force Base

Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 27, 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue) An airman was found dead Sunday morning at Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi but officials have released few details. They say the airman’s name will be released 24 hours after his family is notified. A release said [...]

By | October 8th, 2018|General|0 Comments

USAF asking retired officers under age of 50 to return to service to alleviate shortages

Air battle manager students assigned to the 337th Air Control Squadron accomplish a task April 18, 2018, at Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Emily Smallwood) Retired Air Force rated officers with Air Force Specialty Codes 11X-pilot, 12X-combat systems officer or 13B-air battle manager are encouraged [...]

By | May 24th, 2018|General|0 Comments

Zoosk takes measures to protect military members, preventing romance scams

An airman embraces his wife at the Dayton International Airport in Dayton, Ohio, Oct. 2, 2017. (Ohio Air National Guard photo by Senior Airman Rachel Simones) Let’s face it: dating is hard, especially if you’re in the military. Even if you’re not currently serving, finding the time to even “get out there” seems [...]

By | May 18th, 2018|General|0 Comments