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Reserve instructor pilot earns AETC safety award
December 26, 2020
Reserve IP earns AETC award

NORAD has provided 65 years of safe skies for Santa
December 24, 2020
AFLCMC Holiday greetings

Cutting-edge technology takes flight at Career Enlisted Aviator Center of Excellence
December 24, 2020
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas – A new virtual training course is blazing trails at the 344th Training Squadron, Career Enlisted Aviator Center of Excellence. Distinguished guests and aviators came together Dec. 11 for the Virtual Reality Laboratory ribbon cutting ceremony to witness an innovative training frontier.

Air Force releases findings of racial disparity review
December 23, 2020
Maxwell AFB,  Ala. -  Air Force Chief of Staff Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Charles Q. Brown, Jr. addresses students from Air War College and Air Command and Staff College at Air University. (U.S. Air Force photo by Trey Ward/CLEARED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE)

Women in the Air Force: A walk in their boots
December 23, 2020
Artifacts from the Women in the Air Force gallery are displayed in the USAF Airman Heritage Training Complex, Aug. 10, 2020 at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas. The Airman Heritage Museum collects, researches, preserves, interprets and presents the USAF Enlisted Corps history, heritage, and traditions to develop Airmen today and for tomorrow.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Sarayuth Pinthong)

Space history ties to Randolph Air Force Base
December 23, 2020
Airman Donald Farrell

Naval Medical Forces Support Command Sailor receives Navy Medicine award
December 23, 2020
Lt. Jonathan Gomez-Rivera, assigned to Naval Medical Forces Support Command (NMFSC), received Navy Medicine's 2020 Health Facility Planning and Project Officer of the Year award.

Space Force leader becomes eighth member of Joint Chiefs
December 23, 2020
A man in a military uniform helps another man put on a jacket.

Alamo Wing Top 3, Wish for Our Heroes provide holiday meals
December 22, 2020
Master Sgt. Rosalind Riderpage, 433rd Airlift Wing administrative assistant (gray shirt), and Brad Tobler, Wish for Our Heroes South Texas chapter director, assemble holiday meal packages during a Wishes for Our Heroes event Dec. 18, 2020 at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas. Wish for Our Heroes leads this annual event along with many other programs to help enlisted military members nationwide. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Kristian Carter)

San Antonio Military Health System sets holiday closures
December 22, 2020
San Antonio Military Health System sets holiday hours.

Settlement of estate of Air Force Master Sgt. Brandon H. Benton
December 22, 2020
The Department of the Air Force is seeing its highest retention levels in 20 years, second only to rates recorded shortly after 9/11 in 2002.

‘Game-changing’ program enables COVID-19 patients to safely recover at home
December 22, 2020
Kathlyn Chassey uses a home healthcare kit Dec. 18 as part of the COVID-19 Remote Monitoring Program, a joint effort of the Virtual Medical Center and Brooke Army Medical Center. The program equips COVID-19 patients needing additional monitoring with a home kit and 24/7 oversight to ensure a higher level of post-hospital care.

Air Force recruiting innovates to save money, time
December 21, 2020
Chief Master Sgt. David Poff, (left) 369th Recruiting Squadron superintendent, and Lt. Col. Charles Barton, 369th RCS commander, celebrate the swearing in of Daniel Kim and Tyler Yarrish into the Air Force Delayed Enlistment Program

JBSA-Fort Sam Houston Soldiers, leaders get a well-deserved break for the holidays
December 21, 2020
Maj. Gen. Dennis LeMaster (center) offers elbow bumps, the COVID greeting of the day, to Soldiers departing training at the U.S. Army Medical Center of Excellence for Holiday Block Leave Dec 19.

TRADOC Commander visits MEDCoE in advance of Holiday Block Leave
December 21, 2020
Lt. Col. Manuel Menendez (right), 232nd Medical Battalion Commander, briefs Gen. Paul Funk II (left), U.S. Army Training and Doctrine commander, on the Battalion’s Best Advanced Individual Training Medic Competition at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston Dec. 17.

Staying resilient and connected through the holidays
December 19, 2020
Around each holiday work alongside your loved ones to coordinate an organized plan that allows you all to stay connected. For those that are spending the holidays without their loved ones, remind yourself that being apart does not mean that you have to miss out! One way to combat isolation is to utilize technology and set a time and a place for everyone to come together. Prior to meeting online, ensure that important logistics such as internet connection, sound, and your devices are all working properly. Knowing that these are good, can eliminate any additional stress.

The ‘Green Monster’: memories of basic military training at Lackland
December 18, 2020
Artifacts of the Green Monster are displayed in the Airman Heritage Museum Oct. 19, 2020, at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas.

JBSA toy drive brings gifts, cheer to military children
December 18, 2020
Nita Ford-Hightower, Child Youth Education Services, gives a description of the types of toys service members can pick up during the School Liaison Toy Drive Dec. 17, 2020, at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas.

M&FRC, senior NCOs spread holiday cheer at JBSA-Lackland
December 18, 2020
U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Cassandra Elchelberger, Air Force Services Center, holds signs to spread holiday cheer for drivers to see Dec. 18, 2020, at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas.

Human Performance reshapes training and evaluation
December 18, 2020
A prep course student has an injury assessment.