• AMC provides support in aftermath of Hurricane Michael

    Air Mobility Command is prepared to support victims affected by Hurricane Michael, which hit landfall in parts of Florida, Georgia, and Alabama on Wednesday.
  • A step-by-step on becoming an AFRC pilot

    Becoming a pilot in the Air Force Reserve can be a challenging yet rewarding career opportunity and it is available to more people than one might think. If someone has an interest in flying for the Air Force Reserve, there are more than 100 units out there looking for qualified, motivated individuals.  Current applicants include Air Force officers,
  • Dover honors fallen hero

    The Airmen and City of Dover paid a special tribute to a fallen Air Force warrior, Senior Airman Elizabeth Loncki, by naming the bridge connecting Dover Air Force Base and family housing, over Route 1 in her honor October 12, 2018. Loncki, explosive ordnance disposal technician, who was born and raised in New Castle County, Delaware, and gave the ultimate sacrifice for her country during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
  • Scobee assumes command of AFRC

    A graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy, Lt. Gen. Richard W. Scobee joined the Air Force in 1986. He is a command pilot with more than 3,800 flying hours in the F-16 Fighting Falcon, including 248 combat hours. Prior to his current assignment as the deputy commander of Air Force Reserve Command, he was the commander of the Air Force Reserve’s 10th
  • Air Force to finalize review process for non-deployable Airmen

    The Air Force is finalizing details on how it will implement Department of Defense Instruction 1332.45, Retention Determination for Non-Deployable Service Members.
  • Dover reservists volunteer for Vets' Stand Down

    The Veterans Awareness Center Foundation hosted its 10th annual Delaware Veterans’ Stand Down Sept. 21 at Schutte Park in Dover, Delaware. More than 150 organizations provided services such as medical, dental and legal services to Delaware veterans in need. “Veterans once set off to serve their communities,” said Chief Master Sgt. Bryan Ford, 512th Maintenance Squadron superintendent and the event’s volunteer coordinator. “At the very least, we can enrich their lives by reconnecting with the communities that offered them up.” As a volunteer, Ford, who is a Dover Air Force Base reservist, helped coordinate the logistics for this year’s Veterans’ Stand Down by putting together a team of volunteers with particular skills and mapping out the event’s layout. More than 30 base reservists volunteered for the stand down event.
  • Air Force provides guidance for uniform change

     The OCP uniform has an optional wear date of 1 October 2018 and a mandatory wear date of 1 April 2021. Please ensure you wear the uniform in accordance with AFI 36-2903. Below is a graphic to help ensure accurate wear of the OCP. Here’s some ground rules for proper uniform appearance: -The OCP Name and USAF Tapes will be worn on the front of the
  • Air Force Reserve accepting Mandatory Separation Date and High Year of Tenure extension requests

    Air Force Reserve announced a temporary initiative for Reserve Citizen Airmen to request to serve beyond their Mandatory Separation or High Year of Tenure Date.
  • Air Force We Need: 386 operational squadrons

     Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson announced the results of an in-depth analysis aimed at outlining what the Air Force needs to implement the National Defense Strategy while speaking at the Air Force Association's annual Air, Space and Cyber conference Sept. 17.“The analysis says what every Airmen already knows,” Wilson said. “The Air Force is too