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ACC commander discusses Sixteenth Air Force as new Information Warfare NAF
September 20, 2019
Gen. Mike Holmes, commander of Air Combat Command, announced that Sixteenth Air Force (16th AF) will be the designation for a new Information Warfare (IW) Component-Numbered Air Force (NAF).

Twenty-Fifth Air Force welcomes new commander
August 30, 2019
U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Timothy D. Haugh (right) takes command of Twenty-Fifth Air Force from Gen. Mike Holmes, Air Combat Command commander, during a change of command ceremony at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland Aug. 29. Haugh succeeds Maj. Gen. Mary F. O’Brien, who was recently confirmed as the Air Force’s next deputy chief of staff for ISR and cyber effects operations.

Off-duty 25th Air Force Airman responds to accident, assists injured
May 10, 2019
Air Force Staff Sgt. Daniel Pierce, combat operations mission supervisor in the 625th Operations Center, was traveling with his wife to Round Rock, Texas, when they witnessed an accident in Austin, March 2, 2019. Pierce did not hesitate to render aid and ensure the victim’s safety, which earned him thanks and praise from Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services personnel and his leadership team.

Career Skills Program prepares Airmen for employment after service
April 22, 2019
Master Sgt. Angela Santos, Air Force Cryptologic Office,Education and Technology Branch, superintendent, 25th Air Force, began an internship in April through the Air Force Career Skills Program. The program prepares Airmen through vocational and technical training for a specific career or trade when transitioning from military to civilian employment.

Cyber distance learning course to go online
April 19, 2019
Members of the 624th Operations Center perform a wide range of cyber missions at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in support of Air Force and joint force commanders.

Air Combat Command announces merger of 24th and 25th Air Forces
April 9, 2019
Air Combat Command is merging 24th and 24th numbered Air Forces at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland this summer to better integrate cyber effects, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance operations, electronic warfare operations and information operations.

Air Force hub uncovers insider threats
March 26, 2019
“If you make a mistake, it is better to acknowledge that one small mistake than let it snowball into something more significant.” This, according to Jason Barron, Air Force Insider Threat Hub deputy director for operations, is the key to safeguarding important information and resources.

Twenty-Fifth Air Force reaches out to small businesses
March 25, 2019
Twenty-Fifth Air Force sponsored a Small Business Day March 18 where 50 individuals representing 32 small businesses from across the United States presented products or services to headquarters staff in support of The Small Business Act of July 30, 1953.

25th AF vice commander visits Reserve C-5M wing
November 6, 2018
Lt. Col. Ryan A. Clark, 356th Airlift Squadron flight instructor, explains functions of the flight engineer station to Kenneth Dilanian III Nov. 2, 2018, at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas.

Silent Warriors honored at Twenty-Fifth Air Force Remembrance Ceremony Day
October 30, 2018
During the Twenty-Fifth Air Force’s Remembrance Ceremony at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland Sept. 28, a C-5 aircraft from the 433rd Airlift Wing flies over while U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Mary O’Brien, Twenty-Fifth Air Force commander, speaks about the organization’s losses during its 70 Years in the Fight.

Twenty-Fifth Air Force: 70 years in the Fight
September 14, 2018
By the mid-1960s, U.S. Air Force Security Service had installed AN/FLR-9 antennas, or ‘elephant cages,’ in strategic locations around the globe. By the end of the decade, seven antennas were in operation.

25th Intelligence Squadron Direct Support Operators reach new heights
September 6, 2018
The direct support operators of the 25th Intelligence Squadron have a unique mission, flying as members of U.S. Air Force Special Operations aircrews in what are many times stressful, dangerous missions. As a testament to their heroic actions, three of these outstanding operators have earned the Distinguished Flying Cross.

Twenty-Fifth Air Force prepares to celebrate 70th anniversary
August 27, 2018
The Twenty-Fifth Air Force provides multisource intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) products, applications, capabilities and resources, to include cyber and geospatial forces and expertise. Additionally, it is the Service Cryptologic Component responsible to the National Security Agency/Central Security Service for Air Force matters involving the conduct of cryptologic activities, including the full spectrum of missions directly related to both tactical warfighting and national-level operations.

AFCYBER move streamlines ACC warfighting efforts
August 25, 2018
Air Forces Cyber is a triple-hatted organization including 24th Air Force, AFCYBER and Joint Force Headquarters-Cyber. Each fulfills a distinctly different purpose supporting an overall mission focus of delivering full-spectrum cyberspace operations in support of the Air Force, joint force and nation. (U.S. Air Force graphic by Tech. Sgt. R.J. Biermann)

25th Air Force mission leader recognized for life-long dedication to ISR networks
June 28, 2018
Chuck Ham, a Mission Operations shift leader in the 625th Operations Center, 25th Air Force, Ham was recently recognized for his incredible, life-long dedication to the Intelligence Community when he was presented the Meritorious Service to the Intelligence Community Award by the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association.

25th Air Force History Office recognized for preserving ISR’s past
June 7, 2018
The 25th Air Force History Office was  recognized for preserving ISR’s past.

From high-risk youth to national award winner – One Airman’s inspirational journey
June 7, 2018
From high-risk youth to national award winner – One Airman’s inspirational journey.

Airman shares experiences, motivation for surviving combat injuries
May 16, 2018
The 25th Air Force Guest Speaker Program welcomed Senior Master Sgt. Israel Del Toro on May 15, 2018. Del Toro spoke to Airmen about his life experiences, career and what motivated him to survive after being injured in combat.

Airman transforms hardships into motivation
March 16, 2018
Formerly Homeless, Airman transform hardship in Motivation

From coal miner’s son to wing commander: African-American Airman led the way
February 28, 2018
In August 1967, Harold Beatty joined the Air Force in Knoxville, Tennessee, and over the next 35 years he made his way from airman basic to colonel, earning his bachelor’s and master’s degrees along the way.