• PHOTOS: Fairchild Air Force Base National Police Week memorial ruck

    Defenders marched four miles carrying 28 pounds of dry weight. Participants took part in the ruck on the first day of National Police Week to honor, remember, and offer peer support, while allowing participants to pay homage to those who gave their lives in the line of duty. (U.S. Air Force photos

  • PHOTOS: Sky's No Limit - "She is Anything" Airshow 2024

    Attendees toured the KC-135 and spoke to the pilots and in-flight refueling specialists about their responsibilities and capabilities. Since 2012, over 140,000 women and girls of all ages and cultures have attended the Sky's No Limit airshow. The all-female KC-135 aircrew assigned to the 384th Air

  • Medical Lake and Cheney School Districts win Purple Star Awards

    Medical Lake and Cheney School Districts received a Purple Star School designation, April 5, 2024. The Washington State Legislature approved the Purple Star program last year, recognizing school districts that demonstrated a commitment to support the needs of students in military families.

  • Fairchild Airmen return from first AFFORGEN deployment

    Airmen assigned to the 92nd Air Refueling Wing returned to Fairchild Air Force Base from Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, beginning April 6, 2024. The 92nd ARW was one of the first lead wings to deploy personnel from its squadrons under the Air Force Force Generation deployment model, which represents a

  • FAFB holds PFAS listening session

    Fairchild Air Force Base partnered with the Air Force Civil Engineer Center, the Environmental Protection Agency, Washington Department of Ecology and Spokane Regional Health District to hold a perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substance listening session at Shriner’s Event Center in Spokane,

  • PHOTOS: Air Force Surgeon General Visits Fairchild

    During their visit to Fairchild Air Force Base, Miller and Kolczynski toured the Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape Medical Clinic and various sections in the 92nd Medical Group facility to engage with Airmen and leaders. Miller advises the Secretary of the Air Force, the AF Chief of Staff,