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  • Air Force to finalize review process for non-deployable Airmen

    The Air Force is finalizing details on how it will implement Department of Defense Instruction 1332.45, Retention Determination for Non-Deployable Service Members. Until the updated policy guidance is complete in late 2018, Airmen who have been non-deployable for 12 consecutive months and their commanders will continue to follow existing procedures.
  • Personal Financial Counselor offers free and confidential assistance

    Reserve Citizen Airmen and DoD Civilians in need of financial advice and counseling can receive it free from the new 94th Airlift Wing personal financial counselor, Mr. Kevin Startt. The Personal Financial Counselor Program offers a variety of services ranging from credit management and budgeting to retirement planning, savings and investments. The
  • Timeline: Air Force transitions to a single combat uniform

    Air Force leaders announced the service will move to a single combat utility uniform, adopting the Operational Camouflage Pattern, or OCP, already in use by the Army and Airmen in combat zones and in certain jobs across the Air Force.Starting Oct. 1, 2018, Airmen who have serviceable OCPs may wear the uniform, and Airmen can purchase OCPs at Army
  • Scobee assumes command of AFRC

    A graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy, Lt. Gen. Richard W. Scobee joined the Air Force in 1986. He is a command pilot with more than 3,800 flying hours in the F-16 Fighting Falcon, including 248 combat hours. Prior to his current assignment as the deputy commander of Air Force Reserve Command, he was the commander of the Air Force Reserve’s 10th
  • 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.
  • Cloud-based Air Force learning ecosystem to give control and “21st Century speed” to Airmen

    JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas – Air Education and Training Command officials announced the service’s new cloud-based learning ecosystem is currently in a beta test with four courses, with testing expected to complete in the summer of 2019 and full operational capability expected in early 2020.The learning ecosystem will put students in
  • Ask, Care, Escort; everyone has a part in suicide prevention

    September is Suicide Prevention Month. It presents an opportunity to increase awareness on an issue that affects people, no matter the age, class, religion or gender.Air Force leaders are committed to the well-being of their members. They take a great stance on suicide prevention and everyone has an important role to play to help those at
  • Dobbins Air Force Ball 2018

    The 94th Airlift Wing hosted an Air Force Ball at Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Ga, Sept. 8, 2018. The ball commemorated the 71st birthday of the United States Air Force, and allowed members the opportunity to eat, drink, socialize, and relax. The event also featured guest speaker, Col. Wayne Waddell, United States Air Force retired, who spoke about
  • 22nd AF commander, United Airlines pilot reflects on 9/11 experience

    United Airlines Captain Craig La Fave flew from Washington D.C. to Paris on Sept. 10, 2001. The then-Air Force Reserve major expected to make the return trip the next day on Sept. 11 when instead terrorist attacks unfolded that changed his country, industry and career forever.“We got to the hotel and I no sooner put my head down than the phone rang
  • Look sharp, honor proud traditions

    DOBBINS AIR RESERVE BASE, Ga. – How long has it been since you attended basic training, officer training school or the Air Force Academy? If it’s been more than a few years (I won’t even say how long it’s been for me…), then you may have forgotten many of the customs and courtesies that make us who we are.    For those of us who have been in a
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