• Spokane Indians take flight for Operation Fly Together

    Team Fairchild hosted the Spokane Indians minor league baseball team adminstration for an orientation flight showcasing the KC-135 Stratotanker mission, Oct. 27, 2021.The flight was just one part of Operation Fly Together, a joint partnership built between Fairchild and the minor league team,

  • Wellpinit HS JROTC visits Team Fairchild

    Students from Wellpinit High School Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps visited Fairchild Air Force Base, Washington, Oct. 21, 2021.Base tours for schools in the community give students a chance to learn first-hand about the different Air Force career fields available to them.

  • AMC welcomes new commander during ceremony

    SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. – Air Mobility Command welcomed a new commander during a ceremony at Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, Oct. 5.Air Force Gen. Michael A. Minihan took command from Gen. Jacqueline D. Van Ovost. Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr. officiated the ceremony.“The backbone

  • Airman becomes an American citizen while serving

    After living your entire life in one country, imagine saying goodbye to all the people and customs you grew up with, only to arrive in another country to start over -- your world divided into two parts, one connected to your home country and one connected to your new home.