• Air Force Reserve supports one of the largest airlift operations in history

    Reserve Citizen Airmen are playing a huge role in what is being described by senior U.S. government officials as one of the largest airlift operations in history, as Airmen are supporting the evacuation of thousands of people from Afghanistan.
  • Secretary of Defense Mandates COVID-19 Vaccinations for Service Members

    Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III issued a memorandum directing the secretaries of the military departments to immediately begin full vaccination of all members of the department on active duty or in the Guard or Reserve who aren't yet fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
  • Is the vaccine right for you? Leadership encourages Airmen to get vaccinated

    The Air Force Reserve’s number one priority for COVID-19 is to take care of Americans, Airmen and their families. One of the best ways the AFRC can do that is by making sure vaccines are available for Airmen who want them.
  • Air Force revises wing, vice and group command screening board process

    This year, the Air Force implemented a revised process for the 2022 wing, vice and group command screening boards to streamline notification, align more closely with joint partners and enhance senior leader talent management. Approximately 24% of all O-6 positions are command billets and half of the 780 command positions come vacant each year.
  • Dedication ceremony renames local post office

    Airmen assigned to the 911th Airlift Wing participate in a dedication ceremony renaming the post office in Hookstown, Pennsylvania, Aug. 16, 2021. The post office was renamed after a fallen Airman, Staff Sgt. Dylan Elchin, who was killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan’s Ghazni province in November 2018.
  • Cleaning Day

    Senior Airman Clayton Roppa, 911th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, wipes down the landing gear of a C-17 Globemaster III at the Pittsburgh International Airport Air Reserve Station, Pennsylvania, Aug. 16, 2021. Airmen routinely wipe down a variety of parts of the aircraft to help prevent corrosion. 
  • Ceremony hails in new maintenance commander

    Lt. Col. Richard Cox, 911th Maintenance Group commander, assumes command of the 911th MXG during an Assumption of Command ceremony at the Pittsburgh International Airport Air Reserve Station, Pennsylvania, Aug. 8, 2021.  The assumption of command ceremony is a military tradition meant to symbolize the passing of authority and leadership to a given unit's incoming commander.
  • Trio of Pittsburgh C-17s logs training hours at YARS

    Aircrews flew a trio of C-17 aircraft from Pittsburgh Air Reserve Station, Pennsylvania, to Youngstown Air Reserve Station, Ohio, for training, Aug. 8, 2021.
  • 911th Airlift Wing exercises aircraft generation

    Airmen assigned to the 911th Airlift Wing generate four C-17 Globemaster III aircraft as part of Operation Steel Moose '21 at the Pittsburgh International Airport Air Reserve Station.
  • AES gets new home

    Lt. Col. Gregory S. Sell, 911th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron commander, cuts a ribbon after a lengthy renovation at the Pittsburgh International Airport Air Reserve Station, Pennsylvania, Aug. 6, 2021. Renovations have been completed on the former 911th Avionics Flight building and will soon be staffed by the 911th AES.
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