• Mission support squadron secures two 10th Air Force level awards

    The 926th Mission Support Squadron received the Major General Eugene L. Eubank award and the Gerrit D. Foster, Jr. Outstanding Military Personnel Program award both in the small base category from 10th Air Force on Dec. 6. The squadron was recognized for helping Air Force Reserve Command meet its manning goal by 100 percent, leading the conversion
  • Field Grade Officer recognized as best in 10th Air Force

    Maj. Alexis Kellett was awarded Force Support Reserve Component Field Grade Officer of the Year by 10th Air Force on Dec. 6. Major Kellett is the mission personnel flight chief for the 926th Mission Support Squadron. She secured the award for her manning expertise for Air Force Reserve Command's fastest-growing group, managing six officer promotion
  • Reconnaissance squadron honors Bushmaster alumni

    The 78th Reconnaissance Squadron hosted its first Bushmaster alumni reunion here Nov. 13 and 14 in conjunction with Aviation Nation. More than 60 veterans, including a World War II ace and former 78th commanders and their guests, enjoyed a tour of the MQ-1 Predator and MQ-9 Reaper aircraft, briefings by current 78th RS leadership and a day at the
  • ESGR announces open season for Freedom Award nominations

    The Department of Defense's Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve agency  has opened the nomination season for the 2010 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award. U.S. Air Force Reserve members and their families are eligible and encouraged to nominate employers who have provided exceptional support of military employees above the
  • 926th Mission Support Squadron hosts first Enhanced Muster for command

    The 926th Mission Support Squadron hosted the first Enhanced Muster in Air Reserve Personnel Command here Nov. 6. The event was held to make contact with Individual Ready Reserve personnel residing in the Las Vegas valley in order to prepare them in case of mobilization and to verify their capability for world-wide duty. "The main purpose of a
  • 78th Reconnaissance Squadron gains new commander

    Lt. Col. John Myers (right), receives the guideon from Col. Herman Brunke, 926th Group commander, as he assumes command of the 78th Reconnaissance Squadron during a change of command ceremony here Nov 2. As commander, Colonel Myers oversees Air Force Reserve Command members integrated into the 432nd Wing/432nd Air Expeditionary Wing at Creech.
  • The 926th Group celebrates four new graduates

    (Left to right) Senior Airman Alexander Turner, Tech. Sgt. Vickie Sennet, Tech. Sgt. Lee McKinstry and Master Sgt. Dawn Kaighen celebrate their graduation from the Community College of the Air Force here Oct. 27. The CCAF is the largest regionally accredited multi-campus junior or technical college in the world. Graduates are awarded an Associate
  • Civic leaders get total force tour

    A group of 29 civic leaders from the Denver metro area witnessed the Air Force's Total Force team firsthand when they traveled from Denver to Nellis and Creech Air Force Bases, Nev., Oct. 7 and 8. The group left Buckley AFB, an active-duty base, supported by the 140th Wing of the Colorado Air National Guard, on a KC-10A Extender, piloted by an
  • COMBAT SHIELD demonstrates strength of TFI program

    Staff Sgt. Scott Miller (left), COMBAT SHIELD technician, is observed by Staff Sgt. Samuel Sargent while conducting his first assessment with a USM-642 "Raven" test set at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. The COMBAT SHIELD program serves to simulate enemy radar attacks by injecting radio frequency power into the antennas and receivers of fighter jets in
  • 926th Group names its non-commissioned officer of the half

    Staff Sgt. Dwayne Jackson (right) receives the 926th Group's semi-annual award in the non-commissioned officer category for the January through June 2009 period from Col. Herman Brunke, 926th GP commander, here Oct. 3. As part of the 926th Mission Support Squadron, Sergeant Jackson is responsible for leading and coordinating day-to-day security