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  • AF Week in Photos

    This week's photos feature Airmen from around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America. This weekly feature showcases the men and women of the Air Force.
  • September is National Preparedness Month; make time to plan for disasters

    September is recognized as National Preparedness Month, which serves as a reminder to plan and prepare for emergencies that could impact our homes, workplace, schools and communities. Planning and preparation is essential in building resilient communities and coincides with this year’s theme of “Prepared, Not Scared. Be Ready for Disasters.”
  • DOD agency keeps file swaps safe

    The Defense Information Systems Agency has taken over an online resource that allows Defense Department personnel to swap files too large to be sent by email. Now in the wheelhouse of DISA, the file transfer capability has been rebranded DoD SAFE, or secure access file exchange. The DoD SAFE capability is part of DISA's Defense Collaboration Services suite of applications.
  • Airman Leadership School Class 19-F graduates

    Congratulations to the following service members who graduated from the Julius A. Kolb Airman Leadership School here, Aug. 15.Staff Sgt. Samantha Alamo, 627th Security Forces SquadronSenior Airman Christian Aldridgewerre, 627th Logistics Readiness SquadronSenior Airman Caleb Alley, 62nd Airlift WingPetty Officer 3rd Class Sara Clark, U.S. Coast
  • HQ ARPC announces Reserve lieutenant colonel promotions

    Headquarters Air Reserve Personnel Center officials announced results for the Calendar Year 2019 Air Force Reserve Line and Non Line Lieutenant Colonel Promotion Selection Boards today. The boards selected more than 700 Citizen Airmen for promotion.The selection boards convened at HQ ARPC June 10-15, 2019, to determine those officers best qualified
  • Navigating the retirement application process

    Retiring from the Air Force Reserve is a significant, emotional event, filled with anticipation and uncertainty. Because Airmen only retire once in their lifetime, they have no past experience to serve as a resource, and typically learn what is required as they go through the process. There are basic foundational requirements that must be met
  • AF Week in Photos

    This week's photos feature Airmen from around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America. This weekly feature showcases the men and women of the Air Force.
  • DOD Marks 70th Anniversary of the Chairmanship

    This week marks the 70th anniversary of the swearing-in of Army Gen. Omar N. Bradley as the first chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. This followed the Aug. 10, 1949 signing of an amendment to the National Security Act by President Truman, which created the permanent position of Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, unified the control of the Armed Forces under the Secretary of Defense, and renamed the National Military Establishment as the Department of Defense.
  • HQ ARPC announces CYl9B Reserve School Selection Board results

    Headquarters Air Reserve Personnel Center released the results of the Calendar Year 19B Reserve School Selection Board (RSSB) Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019 at 1 p.m. MST.The selection board convened at the center July 15-18,2019, to match selected members to their respective schools based upon the needs of the Air Force Reserve and consideration for the
  • New DOD Program Leaves Sexual Predators Nowhere to Hide

    A new Defense Department program called Catch a Serial Offender, or "CATCH," aims to make it more difficult for sexual assault perpetrators to evade identification and capture by law enforcement. The new tool is expected to allow victims making a restricted report of sexual assault — a reporting mechanism that allows a victim to remain confidential — to help investigators do a better job of finding wrongdoers and bring them to justice.
  • 446th Airlift Wing Volunteer Takes Lead

    A visit with an old friend steers an Airman towards an interesting volunteer opportunity.
  • Free program gives parents a much-needed break

    The Give Parents a Break program, sponsored by the Air Force Aid Society and the Airman and Family Readiness Center, offers eligible parents a few hours break from the stresses of parenting.
  • Emerging technology may save Airmen’s lives

    Emerging technology may save Airmen’s live
  • A1 Support Team to be Available on Primary UTA Weekends

    Beginning in October, the A1 directorate will have a team available to provide support to the field on all primary unit training assembly weekends. This effort is just one of many transformation initiatives AFRC A1 is implementing to reform the human capital enterprise and further enable ready, resilient Airmen, according to Col. Lisa Craig, AFRC A1 director.
  • AF softball team seeks gold

    The U.S. Air Force Softball Team practiced here in preparation for the Armed Forces Softball Tournament at Naval Air Station Pensacola Aug. 13-17.
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