• PHOTOS: Airmen participate in 92nd OG Boom Rodeo

    The 92nd Operations Group hosted a "boom rodeo" for six air refueling squadrons. During the rodeo, Airmen competed in a forklift loading event, Tactical Combat Casualty Care and a water survival scenario. Scenarios like this enable Airmen to get hands-on training with tools to which they may not

  • Defining MCA training for Fairchild’s mission

    A team of six Airmen from Fairchild Air Force Base participated in the 509th Weapons School Integration 23A exercise to test tanker-specific multi-capable airmen training and practice agile combat employment concepts. Fairchild’s MCA program is developing specific MCA tier three training, creating

  • Military Working Dogs participate in UH-1N Huey training

    U.S. Air Force Military Working Dog handlers from the 92nd Security Forces Squadron pose for a photo after completing helicopter familiarization training at Fairchild Air Force Base, Washington, Oct 25, 2022. The purpose behind the helicopter training was to expose MWD's to new noises they might

  • Refueling keeps Red Flag flying

    NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. –The Red Flag Tanker Task Force, with air mobility assets from three bases, descended on the Las Vegas skies three weeks ago in support the international training exercise, Red Flag-Nellis 18-1.The RFTTF consists of personnel, aircraft and equipment from McConnell Air

  • Team Fairchild assists in Spokane International Airport exercise

    Spokane International Airport hosted an emergency exercise to practice response procedures to an on-airport aircraft accident scenario, June 9. The exercise included more than 40 local emergency responders from around the county to include: Spokane International Airport Fire and Rescue, Spokane