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  • Joint expeditionary Airmen bridge service gaps in today’s fight

    Though he’s performing a standard Air Force job ensuring supplies make it to the front line, Tech Sgt. Ronald Gowen's deployed experience is different from many other Airmen. He is assigned specifically to support non-Air Force units. His unique skills as an Airman are in high demand by sister service elements engaged in the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.
  • U.S., Polish Airmen collaborate for Operation Atlantic Resolve

    Low cloud decks, fog and cold rain covered Powidz Air Base, Poland, for much of October 2016.  Although conditions like these create challenges for flying tactical airlift missions, Airmen from the 94th Airlift Wing, Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Georgia, and the 86th Airlift Wing, Ramstein Air Base, Germany, worked hard to fulfill their mission
  • Use-or-lose leave guidelines for civil service employees

    As we approach the end of the year, federal civil service employees should examine their accrued annual leave, and make plans to use it if they are approaching the maximum. Employees may carry over to the new leave year a maximum of 240 hours of annual leave. Under certain circumstances, some personnel may carry over to the new year up to 360
  • View from above

    Capt. Michael Edwards, 700th Airlift Squadron pilot, flies a C-130H Hercules over Poland Oct. 13, 2016. The 94thAirlift Wing, from Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Ga., worked jointly with the Polish air force during AviationDetachment 17-1 in support of Operation Atlantic Resolve, Oct. 3-28. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Alan Abernethy)
  • Deployed troop holiday card donation

    The Order of the Eastern Star Grand Chapter of Georgia donated holiday cheer in the form of cards to send to deployed troops on October 25, 2016 at Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Georgia. The grand chapter took up a collection of cards from other chapters around Georgia in hopes of reaching their goal of 6000 cards. They reached and greatly exceeded
  • Maintenance Spotlight

    Maintenance is necessary for any long-term mission to run successfully and that necessity rings true at Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Georgia. The mission of the U.S. Air Force is to fly, fight and win in air, space and cyberspace but without the hard-working Airmen who maintain the aircraft, there would not be much flying, fighting or winning.“My
  • Polish students, U.S. Airmen bridge cultural divides

    The classroom buzzed with excitement as Polish elementary school students eagerly waited their turn to ask questions like, “What part of America are you from? What sports do you like?” This in-class discussion was one of several activities that comprised a visit from U.S. Airmen from the 94th Airlift Wing, Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Georgia, and the
  • Around the Air Force: Oct. 25

    On this look around the Air Force special tactics Airmen are honored with a memorial and Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James visits the first enlisted RQ-4 Global Hawk pilot class.
  • Dobbins supports FEMA Urban Search & Rescue during Hurricane Matthew response

    Dobbins Air Reserve Base served as a command post location for the FEMA Urban Search & Rescue Blue Incident Support Team to assist them in providing rapid federal response to local, federal, state and tribal agencies in support of Hurricane Matthew Oct 6-15, 2016.FEMA officials monitored the effects of the storm closely and took when mobilized by
  • The Wright path to lieutenant colonel

    Maj. Andre Wright, 94th Civil Engineer Squadron commander, was promoted to lieutenant colonel at Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Georgia on October 15, 2016.Wright’s father, retired Air Force chief James Wright, delivered the invocation at the beginning of the promotional ceremony. Col. Marty Hughes, 94th Mission Support Group commander, was the