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  • Air Force, Airway Heights strike water agreement

    The Air Force has agreed to cover the cost to purchase drinking water for the City of Airway Heights under an agreement effective Nov. 1.
  • 92nd CS Airman innovates process, aids DEOCS

    An Airman from Team Fairchild has developed an innovative procedure to better disseminate an organizational climate survey, ultimately saving hundreds of man-hours through utilizing the base SharePoint tool kit.
  • The Justice Files - Nonjudicial Punishment

    During the month of September 2017, three Airmen received nonjudicial punishment under Article 15, Uniform Code of Military Justice, five Airmen were involuntarily separated, and two Airmen were administratively demoted. Commanders used the following actions as means of punishment, rehabilitation and maintaining good order and discipline.
  • Team Fairchild receives Air Force Outstanding Unit Award

    Team Fairchild prides itself on its legacy as the Air Refueling Center of Excellence, a legacy that was reiterated when it received the Air Force Outstanding Unit Award Oct. 26, 2017. Fairchild was selected for the AFOUA for its performance of exceptionally meritorious service. The award-period for the AFOUA was from Sept 1, 2015, to Aug. 31, 2017. During this period, Team Fairchild was busy making air refueling, airlift and aeromedical evacuation missions happen to defend the United States, allied forces and Combatant Commanders around the globe.
  • AFREP team innovates, modernizes KC-135 pilot flight operations

    Two Airmen from the 92nd Maintenance Group’s Air Force Repair Enhancement Program have saved the Air Force more than $200,000 through cost savings and cost avoidance procedures, streamlining processes and reinvigorating equipment since March.
  • Airman readiness: Taking care of the body starts with the mouth

    Before reaching for that mid-afternoon soda or in to that bowl of office candy, you might want to think about how well you are keeping your mouth clean. The mouth is an important part of the body and can affect overall health. October is Dental Hygiene Month and, according to Air Force dental experts, most do not realize the impact of optimal oral health care on readiness.
  • A/TA awards Airmen’s impact to mobility mission

    SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. -- Each year Airmen and units that have made outstanding contributions to the Mobility Air Force’s mission are recognized during the annual national Airlift/Tanker Association Symposium and technology convention.This year the event is taking place at the World Center Marriott Convention Center in Orlando, Florida, Oct. 26
  • Fairchild, local fire departments work together to keep Inland Northwest safe

    The safety and security of humankind is something that public servants have sworn to protect when they put on the uniform. Whether local police members or military first responders, they all answer to a higher calling when lives are at stake.
  • 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.
  • Stronger together

    Air Mobility Command and the Air Force provide air superiority because of the efforts of its Airmen. Airmen would not be able to complete the mission everyday if they did not have the support of the people around them or a community to follow with them in spiritual belief.