• 'Mission Support' becomes 'Force Support'

    The 926th Mission Support Squadron became the 926th Force Support Squadron, effective Oct. 15 under the Air Force's re-designation initiative. While there will be no changes in the support services provided, the following is a list of how the Military Personnel Flight will be restructured into three elements: Career Development, Force Management
  • Spouses can now Honor their Supportive Employer with the Patriot Award

    During the past year, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve volunteers have heard a number of stories telling them about military spouses' employers providing outstanding support to families of service members, along with recommendations to include employers of military spouses for Patriot Award consideration. ESGR has answered the call;
  • Reserve maintainers complete mission despite adversity

    During a recent temporary duty assignment to Holloman Air Force Base, N.M., three reservists "made something out of nothing" when their supplies and equipment were held over in Hawaii. Senior Master Sgt. Brunin, Master Sgt. Kelley and Tech. Sgt. Patterson were the only maintainers from the 926th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron who participated in the
  • Street League comes to Las Vegas, offers 'Buy One, Get One Free' ticket

    In front of 6,500 screaming fans, 15-year-old Nyjah Huston from Huntington Beach, Calif., captured the $150,000 first place prize and assumed the overall lead of the all-new Street League DC Pro Tour at Phoenix's Jobing.com Arena.Strategy, big tricks and consistency were the key to Huston's victory as he edged out five other contenders who all had
  • Leadership course provides civilian college credit hours

    Airmen and NCOs now have an opportunity to receive two college credit hours in management from a civilian institution by attending a 10-day NCO Leadership Development Course.The Air Force Reserve Command teamed up with Central Texas College to offer a two-phase course that "combines college-level academic management and leadership instruction with
  • DEP enlistees learn about AF programs, benefits

    Twenty-two of the newest Air Force Reserve enlistees received several base agency briefings to learn what benefits they're entitled during a monthly meeting at the Craig Road Air Force Reserve Recruiting station Aug. 7.The enlistees are local to Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., and are members of the Delayed Entry Program, where they've enlisted into
  • CSAF releases 'Vector'

    The Air Force's senior military leader released his vision for the future in a recent CSAF Vector 2010 that outlined five priorities and the "way ahead" for Airmen to maintain these priorities. "Our Airmen are responding to the nation's call with agility, innovation and expeditionary presence -- today, nearly 40,000 American Airmen are deployed to
  • Air Force Reserve sponsors 'Street League Skateboarding'

    The Air Force Reserve announced it will be an official sponsor of Street League Skateboarding, the first‐ever professional street skateboarding competition. Finals will be held at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nev., on Sept. 25.The three‐leg tour will begin at the Jobing.com Arena in Glendale, Ariz., on Aug. 28., and the second event