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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.
  • 2020 Housing Tenant Satisfaction Survey

    The 2020 Housing Tenant Satisfaction Survey will be conducted over the next six weeks by CEL and Associates. Housing is a cornerstone quality of life program for Airmen and their families. The CEL survey results provide critical feedback to inform decisions the Air Force and project owners are making now to improve the resident experience, as well
  • Healthy eating habits lead to healthier you

    The Air Force recently removed the waist measurement from the physical fitness test, but Airmen must stay physically fit year-round to perform their mission.While most members think fitness requires just going to the gym, fitness is heavily based on a balanced diet.“Eating healthy does not have to be hard but does require a commitment,” said Carol
  • Air Force moves physical fitness assessments to April 2021, removes waist measurement from composite score permanently

    To ensure social distancing practices remain in place during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and to give Airmen and Space Professionals time to prepare, testing was delayed from October to January and is now further delayed to April.
  • JTF-SD deputy talks space power during summit

    U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Christopher Povak, deputy commander of Joint Task Force-Space Defense, spoke about how his unit supports U.S. Space Command’s mission during the Defense Strategies Institute’s seventh annual Space Resiliency Summit Dec. 3.
  • Annual DOD Housing Survey opens for tenant feedback Dec. 8

    JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas – The Department of the Air Force is asking tenants of its privatized and government-owned housing to share their experiences and opinions of the programs via the DoD Tenant Satisfaction Survey beginning Dec. 8. The survey, administered by CEL & Associates, Inc., will be made available through an email link to
  • 50th CES continues community work amid COVID

    The 50th Civil Engineer Squadron hasn’t let the coronavirus pandemic curb their community work. Each quarter, for the unit’s community involvement initiative, the 50th CES reaches out to local businesses or non-profits to help clean their facilities, build fences among other requests.
  • New Parent Support Program offers comfort to parents

    The 21st Medical Readiness Flight Family Advocacy Program offers assistance to expecting and new parents through their New Parent Support Program.“Our mission is to make sure our folks on base are getting the support they need,” said 1st Lt. Ryan Barney, 21st Operational Medical Readiness flight FAP officer and New Parent Support Program
  • 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.
  • Plan now for deferred tax collection

    Military members and civilian employees should plan now for the potential Jan. 1, 2021 reinstatement of the 6.2% Social Security tax and an additional 6.2% to pay back the taxes deferred since mid September.
  • AISES award winner expresses passion for her culture

    Master Sgt. Frances Dupris, Space Delta 7 operations superintendent, earned the 2020 American Indian Science and Engineering Society Blazing Flame Award on Oct. 17.“The Blazing Flame Award is presented to an individual who blazes a path for Native Americans in STEM careers. This award recognizes individuals with 10+ years of professional experience
  • GPS III SV04 Receives Operational Acceptance

    LOS ANGELES AIR FORCE BASE, Calif.--Global Positioning System III Space Vehicle (SV) 04 received United States Space Force’s Operational Acceptance approval on Dec. 1- marking yet another significant milestone for the GPS III program, Space and Missile Systems Center and USSF. It is the fourth GPS III satellite delivered into the operational constellation in the past 12 months and the second in the past three months. Additionally, this is the first GPS III vehicle delivered to the warfighter through an expedited satellite control authority transfer process, which cuts ten days off the previous operational acceptance timeline.
  • Base bulletin - Week of Dec. 3

    This weekIrwin Gate closureThe west entry control point, Irwin Gate, will be closed to both inbound and outbound traffic through Dec. 7.On Dec. 8, the inbound lanes will reopen, but the outbound lanes will remain closed through Dec. 14. RAO cancels meetingThe Retiree Assistance Office has canceled the Military Retiree/Retiree Spouse meeting on Dec.
  • NOPS celebrates 20th anniversary

    The National Reconnaissance Office Operations Squadron recently celebrated its 20th anniversary here.Lt. Col. Roland Rainey led a virtual event to celebrate the historical occasion, which had more than 70 NOPS-affiliated attendees from across the United States. The squadron recognized the members with the longest and shortest service times in the
  • 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.
  • Schriever MSG adds vibrancy to restricted area

    Windows at the restricted area North portal display satellites as part of the "Life Series," created by the 50th Mission Support Group at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado. The series will include Air and Space Force-related photos to highlight Airmen who work within the RA. Photos displayed indoors will include squadrons such as the 50th Security
  • Brosseau, Ross win 19th annual Turkey Trot

    Maj. Jason Brosseau, 26th Space Aggressors Squadron, captured his third consecutive victory in the men’s category at the 19th annual Turkey Trot on base Nov. 20, and Master Sgt. Bonnie Ross, 7th Space Operations Squadron, earned her first victory in the women’s division.
  • NSDC, space leaders host AWC seminar

    The National Space Defense Center director joined several Schriever leaders to engage a small group of Air War College students and faculty Nov. 20.
  • 19th SOPS celebrates cornhole victory

    Members of the 19th Space Operations Squadron gather around the spirit rock displaying namesakes outside the fitness center to celebrate their cornhole championship Nov. 18, 2020, at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado. The 19th SOPS won the base’s first-ever intramural cornhole tournament and beat 22nd SOPS 21-16, 21-19 in the finals. The ongoing
  • Airman and Family Readiness Center hosts Right Start

    The 50th Force Support Squadron Airman and Family Readiness Center will host its Right Start program the third Thursday of each month from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at the event center.
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