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Default Air Force Logo 375th Air Mobility Wing commander relieved
Lt. Gen. Giovanni Tuck, 18th Air Force commander, relieved Col. John Howard of command of the 375th Air Mobility Wing, effective Dec. 11, 2017.
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Mobility aircraft deliver buses to Haiti ‘Doing the good thing:’ Travis aids mission to improve education in Haiti
In the past three months, Travis Air Force Base and its more than 12,000 total force Airmen have engaged heavily in response to five different natural disasters, occurring in quick succession, devastating victims across the country and around the globe. After thousands of hours and countless resources spent on humanitarian response, one might expect the base to take a break, taper off for the holiday season and recharge for the mission demands that are bound to come in the new year. Instead, the opposite is true.
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2017
Staff Sgt. Timothy Snyder, 436th Logistics Readiness Squadron materiel management supervisor, aligns his forklift with a crate of gas masks during a Civil Reserve Air Fleet readiness exercise Nov. 13, 2017, inside the individual protective equipment warehouse on Dover Air Force Base, Del. The 436th LRS stores IPE for Civil Reserve Air Fleet aircrews, and is ready to ship the equipment anywhere in the world in a moment’s notice. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Aaron J. Jenne) Dover enables CRAF readiness exercise
Members of the 436th Logistics Readiness Squadron and 436th Aerial Port Squadron participated in a first-of-its-kind, week-long Civil Reserve Air Fleet individual protective equipment readiness exercise Nov. 13-17, 2017.
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Seven CRW Airmen receive Bronze Star Seven Mobility Airmen receive Bronze Star
Seven Mobility Airmen received teh Bronze Star Medal here during a ceremony, Nov. 21.Maj. Gen. Christopher J. Bence, U.S. Air Force Expeditionary Center commander, presided over the ceremony and presented the Bronze Star Medal to the following Airmen for their work with the 621st Contingency Response Wing during their deployments to Northern Syria
0 11/21
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A U.S. C-5M Super Galaxy assigned to the 22nd Airlift Squadron takes off from Travis Air Force Base, Calif., Nov. 18, 2017. Mobility Airmen support Argentine submarine search effort
Mobility Airmen are enabling international assistance through delivering equipment and personnel to aid the government of Argentina in its ongoing search for the A.R.A. San Juan, an Argentine navy submarine.
0 11/20
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An 815th Airlift Squadron aircrew lands a C-130J Super Hercules aircraft at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi,  Nov. 3, 2017. The flight marked the squadron's return to a full operational capability status meaning they are ready to deploy and conduct the combat airlift mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Shelton Sherrill) Flying Jennies ready for combat airlift mission
In Greek mythology, a phoenix is a bird that obtains new life by rising from the ashes. Many members of the 815th Airlift Squadron might be able to relate to this tale of renewal or resurrection, except their symbol isn’t a legendary bird, but a hard-working and practical pack mule—a Flying Jenny.In 2013, times were uncertain for the 815th AS, a
0 11/06
2017
Green Ramp 43d AMOG supports joint airdrop training on Green Ramp
Airmen from the 43d Air Mobility Operations Group here joined with crews from the 317th Airlift Wing at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, to support joint airdrop training on Green Ramp here this week. Airmen from the 317th AW flew missions out of Pope Field all week with support from the 43d Air Mobility Operations Group here, ensuring readiness of Airmen and Soldiers supporting America’s Global Response Force.
0 10/27
2017
61 year-old Stratotanker getting the job done Legacy Stratotanker refuels newest Air Force fighters
Team Fairchild’s KC-135 Stratotanker was hard at work refueling six of the U.S. Air Force’s latest fifth-generation fighters, the F-35A Lightning II, over the Pacific Northwest Oct. 17.
0 10/20
2017
Airmen work with representatives of other agencies in a hurricane relief coordination center. Puerto Rico ANG helps to build air bridge
For all the airlift missions that the pilots and the loadmasters of the 198th Airlift Squadron have planned over the years, there is one major difference between those and the ones they are scheduling now as the Puerto Rico Air National Guard's representatives to Hurricanes Irma and Maria relief efforts on the island. This time, it's personal.
0 10/13
2017
Flames and glow from out of control wildfire with large swirl of flame in Napa County, Calif., Oct. 10, 2017. Active wildfires in California have burned an estimated 1,500 homes and commercial structures, scorched more than 115,000 acres and reportedly killed 15 people. Travis AFB supports FEMA in California wildfire mission
At the request of the Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency, Travis Air Force Base was designated an installation support base during the response to the Atlas Fire, which has spread across Northern California since Oct. 8, 2017.
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2017
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