• Dover, Ramstein set standard for AMOW C-5 maintenance training

    More than 30 U.S. Air Force Reserve aircraft maintainers assigned to the 512th Airlift Wing along with a 436th Airlift Wing C-5M Super Galaxy aircraft and crew traveled to Ramstein AB Nov. 23, 2018, to assist the 521st Air Mobility Operations Wing with vital hands-on, airframe-specific training.
  • Reserve chief coaches on, off field

    DOVER AIR FORCE BASE, Del. – For Chief Master Sgt. Anthony Harris, mentorship doesn’t end with shaping the young minds of future Air Force leaders. It extends to the gridiron of Dover’s grassy fields, where he volunteers as an assistant football coach for a peewee football team.  During the three-month season this year, he undertook the role of
  • 380th ECS: Enabling Communication across ADAB

    Cyber warriors within 380th ECS, enable warfighters on every front and empower Airmen to exploit various resources to complete the mission. Within the 380th ECS, there are teams of individuals operating 24/7 to keep the mission on track.
  • SG increasing lethality at Wings

    The Surgeon General’s Office of the Air Force Reserve Command here is revitalizing the medical waiver adjudication process from the top down. They recently tested a new process where wing commanders have the authority to allow members to continue serving, in a full or limited range, while his or her waiver is being adjudicated at headquarters. The commander will review the member’s records and make the decision in conjunction with a local medical provider’s recommendation.
  • BRS reminder: Reservists can contribute to both military TSP and civilian 401k

    Reserve Citizen Airmen can contribute to both a military Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) and a civilian 401k investment plan under the Blended Retirement System.
  • Fighting the stigma: male survivors speak up

    Scott AFB’s Sexual Assault and Prevention and Response team invited Steve LePore to speak to Airmen on Oct. 29, 2018. LePore founded the 1in6 organization in 2007 after recognizing that there were few services dedicated solely to male survivors of sexual assault and abuse. These survivors face unique societal barriers in reporting their traumas. 1in6’s name draws attention to the fact that one in six men have suffered sexual assault in their lives, and it’s the only professionally-staffed national organization that focuses on male survivors.
  • Major changes to medical policies good news for Reservists

    When Col. John Buterbaugh took the helm as the command surgeon at Air Force Reserve Command in late summer 2018, he wanted to make some bold changes to improve processes for the 70,000 Reserve Citizen Airmen serving across the nation and around the world.
  • Security forces swaps motors for pedals

    If you’re a resident at Eagle Heights family housing chances are you’ve seen Airmen of the 436th Security Forces Squadron patrolling the streets, not only in a squad car, but on bicycles as well. Since 2014, the 436th SFS has maintained a volunteer force of Airmen who have opted to patrol base housing via bicycle rather than car during the spring,
  • AMC civic leaders visit Team Dover

    Twenty-five Air Mobility Command civic leaders visited Dover AFB Nov. 7-8, 2018, for a two-day introduction to the base, its mission and its Airmen.The civic leaders, key influencers from 12 regions across the United States. During the visit, they had the opportunity to observe similarities and differences between base missions and foster
  • Scobee, Kelly outline vision, mission priorities

    Lt. Gen. Richard Scobee, Chief of the Air Force Reserve, and Air Force Reserve Command Chief Ericka Kelly unveiled the new mission, vision and priorities for the Air Force Reserve and Reserve Citizen Airmen in a letter dated Nov. 5: