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Special Warfare Training Wing unveils Maltz Special Warfare Aquatic Training Center
April 8, 2024
Instructors and trainees prepare to enter the water as bystanders watch.

Special Warfare Training Wing | What is Assessment & Selection?
August 28, 2023
Airmen in full gear and helmets lift heavy log up a sandy hill as a team

New Adjunct Faculty Course synchronizes human performance into Special Warfare training
June 20, 2023
Students in a classroom

Special Warfare Training Wing hosts Lightning Challenge 2022
November 8, 2022
A Tactical Air Control Party Airman disassembles and assembles a M-240 machine gun during Lightning Challenge 2022, at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Annex, Texas, Nov. 3, 2022. The Lightning Challenge is an annual service-level TACP competition to identify the best TACP Airmen in the Air Force.

Special Warfare Training Wing strengthens inclusion
September 14, 2022
Special Warfare Training Wing trainees perform flutter kicks at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, Oct. 21, 2021.  Modified mixed-sex facilities were built at the SWTW to ensure appropriate levels of privacy for mixed-sex cohorts of trainees and to bolster diversity, inclusion and integration.

Special Warfare Training Wing members collaborate with Colombian Special Air Commands delegation
July 27, 2022
A delegation of Colombian Special Air Commands leaders observe Special Warfare Training Wing trainees conduct water confidence training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, July. 25, 2022. The delegation visited the Special Warfare Training Wing for an immersion into the various Air Force Special Warfare career fields and pipelines.

Special Warfare Training Wing physical medicine technician embeds with NASA
July 14, 2022
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Emily Valdovinos (far center), Special Warfare Human Performance Squadron physical medicine technician, works with Maj. Nichole Ayers (near center), NASA astronaut candidate, on routine mobility exercises at the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas, Jun. 16, 2022. Valdovinos was hand-selected by the NASA Astronaut Strength, Conditioning and Rehab Group to help develop personalized strength, conditioning, and rehabilitative plans for NASA astronauts.

Special Warfare Training Wing welcomes new commander
July 12, 2022
U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Michele Edmondson (left), 2nd Air Force commander and presiding officer, passes the guidon to Col. Nathan Colunga (middle), incoming Special Warfare Training Wing commander, during the SWTW change of command ceremony at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex, Texas, July 11, 2022. At right is Col. Mason Dula, outgoing SWTW commander.

Special Warfare Training Wing Airmen earn 2020 AFSPECWAR awards
October 8, 2021
U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Rylan Neely, 350th Special Warfare Training Squadron, SW Preparatory Course superintendent, poses for a portrait after his selection as the 2020 Air Force Special Warfare Combat Controller Noncommissioned Officer of the Year at Joint Base San Antonio, Texas, September 12, 2021.

Tactical Air Control Party Formal Training Unit activates
October 18, 2019
U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. James Kappes (left), 6th Combat Training Squadron operations officer, Camp Bullis, presents the Detachment 2, Combat Training Squadron guidon to Capt. Daniel Hill (right), incoming commander, during the activation ceremony Sept. 17, 2019, at Joint Base San Antonio-Medina Annex, Texas.