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  • Fairchild Airmen rescue injured person near Schweitzer Mountain

    Airmen from the 36th Rescue Squadron successfully completed the unit’s 708th save on Jan. 3, 2023, near Schweitzer Mountain in Sandpoint, Idaho. The team is credited with saving an injured snowmobiler who spent 18 hours outside in 19-degree weather with little access to food or water.

  • CMSAF JoAnne S. Bass visits Team Fairchild

    Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force JoAnne S. Bass visited Team Fairchild, Jan. 18-20, taking the opportunity to learn more about the mission and Airmen of Fairchild AFB. During her visit, Bass met with key leaders from Fairchild and the Spokane community to address challenges Airmen and their

  • Airman 1st Class Samy Tcheuffa

    U.S. Air Force 2nd Lt. Rollie Enriquez, 92nd Communication Squadron, Fairchild AFB, is detailed as the Summary Courts Officer to secure and make proper disposition of the personal effects of Airman 1st Class Samy Tcheuffa. Anyone having knowledge of money or property due to deceased or has claims

  • Wreaths Across America at Fort Wright Cemetery

    Ceremonial wreaths are on display during a Wreaths Across America event at Fort Wright Cemetery in Spokane, Washington, Dec. 17, 2022. Wreaths Across America honors military members and their families for their service and sacrifice. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Stassney Davis)

  • Fairchild Fuels Hill AFB F-35 Lightning IIs

    A U.S. Air Force F-35 Lightning II from Hill Air Force Base flies in formation with a KC-135 Stratotanker from Fairchild Air Force Base during an air refueling mission, Dec. 12, 2022. Fairchild provided air refueling support, during a training mission to extend the reach of the F-35 crews. (U.S. Air

  • Crews complete cargo run, oceanic training to Hawaii

    Airmen from the 97th Air Refueling Squadron, 384th ARS and 93rd ARS conducted a cargo delivery mission to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, Nov. 18-21. The mission required the KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft crew to fly to Travis AFB, California, where they loaded 8,000 pounds of cargo and

  • Fairchild hones mission readiness, completes Titan Fury 23-1

    Airmen from the 92nd and the 141st Air Refueling Wing conducted exercise Titan Fury 23-1, Nov. 7-10. Titan Fury is a total force readiness exercise conducted to validate the training of crews and ensure Fairchild’s Airmen can provide rapid global mobility at a moment’s notice.

  • 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