• Military family summit addresses COVID-19 impacts

    The Congressional Military Family Caucus summit panel including Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Washington state congresswoman, U.S. Air Force Col. Cassius Bentley, 92nd Air Refueling Wing commander, and Trina Bentley, 92nd ARW key spouse, discuss education, childcare and housing via video teleconference at

  • Fairchild hosts Resident Council Meeting for Airmen

    Fairchild’s military housing office and privatized housing company, Balfour Beatty Communities, hosted a Resident Council meeting, Sept. 21, 2020.This meeting gave Airmen and their families and avenue to discuss freely about their housing concerns with base leadership and the base privatized housing

  • Team Fairchild hosts Back-to-School Town Hall

    Team Fairchild leadership hosted a Back-To-School town hall alongside fellow school district leaders and subject matter experts to discuss issues related to children returning to school and needing childcare amongst the COVID-19 pandemic, August 20.

  • Fairchild fuels RED FLAG-Alaska 20-3

    Team Fairchild’s KC-135 Stratotankers provided essential air refueling support during field training exercise RED FLAG-Alaska 20-3, August 3-12. RF-A 20-3 is a Pacific Air Forces-directed field training exercise for U.S. and international forces flown under simulated air combat conditions meant to

  • Fairchild implements personal airframe exoskeletons

    Airmen from the 92nd Maintenance Squadron now have an airframe exoskeleton, a personal apparatus that straps onto a user’s back and arms to relieve shoulder and back pressure, July 17, 2020.The exoskeleton assists Airmen while they are holding heavy parts above their head and works to relieve

  • Fairchild Chapel hosts virtual VBS

    The Fairchild Air Force Base Chapel virtually hosted their annual Vacation Bible School for Airmen and their families on base to participate within their homes June 22-26. VBS is an annual event hosted by the base chapel, full of activities and games for Fairchild youth to learn more about the

  • 93rd ARS returns home after 7-month deployment

    Team Fairchild welcomed over 76 Airmen from the 92nd Maintenance Group and 92nd Operations Group after returning from a seven-month deployment, July 1, 2020, making it one of the longest deployments the KC-135 Stratotanker has ever seen.Despite all of the increased protective measures due to