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Multi-Domain Warfare Officer students dive deep into cyber global operations
November 29, 2021
graphic of 16th AF and Air Forces Cyber Emblems

836th Cyberspace Operations Squadron Airman turns hobby into life-saving enterprise
May 7, 2020
As the COVID-19 pandemic caused personal protective equipment shortages across the healthcare industry, Staff Sgt. Austin Cooperrider, from the 836th Cyberspace Operations Squadron at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, did what seems like a simple thing … he pressed “PRINT.”

Sixteenth Air Force to streamline cyber weapon systems tools
October 25, 2019
U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 33rd Network Warfare Squadron conduct cyber operations at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland Aug. 27. The 33rd NWS utilizes a cyber weapon system that employs more than 40 tools and applications. The “12N12” initiative aims to reduce this number to 12 in 12 months.

24th Air Force hosts NAF-wide cyber competition
June 12, 2019
Teams compete in offensive and defensive cyber operations during the 2019 24th Air Force Cyber Competition at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland June 3-7. Eighty-three Airmen from 20 units across the 24th AF competed in the cyber capture-the-flag in hopes of having their names etched on the Cyber Cup.

The hunt is on: cyber group hosts exercise to evolve operators
April 10, 2019
Members of the 833rd Cyberspace Operations Squadron participate in the monthly 567th Cyberspace Operations Group “hunt exercise” at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland March 21. The three-day exercise afforded teams from the 90th, 92nd, 833rd and 834th COSs, as well as the Air Force Office of Special Investigations, the opportunity to defend against an enemy within a virtual training network.

346th Test Squadron moves to new home
October 17, 2018
Col. Melissa Cunningham, 67th Cyberspace Wing commander, addresses attendees during a ribbon cutting ceremony at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland Oct. 15. The ceremony was hosted to welcome the 346th Test Squadron, Unified Capabilities Assessment Program team to its new home. The UCAP team provides Department of Defense Information Network Approved Products List testing of communications equipment before the equipment can be connected to the DODIN. UCAP is the only Air Force lab that provides DODIN APL testing and results are accepted DOD-wide.

‘Bricks in the Loop’ provides cyber Airmen an innovative, low-cost training option
October 17, 2018
The “Bricks in the Loop” cyber-physical training platform at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, helps 90th Cyberspace Operations Squadron members ready the Air Force’s Cyber Protection Teams. The CPTs defend priority Department of Defense networks and systems against malicious cyber-physical acts.

67th Cyberspace Wing welcomes new commander
June 28, 2018
Maj. Gen. Chris Weggeman (left), Air Forces Cyber commander, presents the 67th Cyberspace Wing guidon to Col. Melissa Cunningham (right), 67th CW commander, during the wing’s change of command ceremony at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland June 20. Col. Bradley Pyburn relinquished command of the wing to Cunningham.

‘Troops for Teens’ links Airmen mentors, local youth to shape futures
April 20, 2018
South San Antonio High School students take pictures of Balto, an 802nd Security Forces Squadron military working dog, during a Troops for Teens event at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland March 9. Troops for Teens, a joint SSAHS and Air Forces Cyber volunteer program, links Airmen mentors with at-risk teens.

Airmen selected to participate in new cyberspace direct appointment program
February 14, 2018
Lt. Col. Christopher Robinson, 91st Cyberspace Operations Squadron commander, hands second lieutenant ranks to Master Sgt. Micheal Locke, 91st COS operations superintendent, to celebrate his selection as a candidate for the newly authorized cyber direct appointment program. Upon successful completion of the program, Locke will commission as a second lieutenant.

Air Forces Cyber commander speaks at Texas A&M University-San Antonio
February 14, 2018
Maj. Gen. Chris Weggeman, Air Forces Cyber commander, provides closing remarks during a cybersecurity conference Feb. 8 at Texas A&M University-San Antonio. Several cybersecurity industry experts, policy makers and stakeholders also spoke during the event, which was hosted by Atlantic Council, Victor Pinchuk Foundation and Texas A&M University-San Antonio.