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  • 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.
  • A cut above: 911 AW Airman gives back

    While a haircut is usually not a necessity for civilians, for military members the requirements are a bit different. If an Airman’s hair is too long and does not meet regulation standards, there is a problem that needs to be fixed, and quickly.
  • Selfless service: 911th AW family donate masks, food, money to those in need

    911th Aeromedical Staging Squadron Nurse Capt. Geoffrey Abner and his wife Sharon are a prime example of this. The couple made cloth masks for multiple organizations, including the 911th Airlift Wing and members of their own community, while asking for small donations in return.
  • 911th AW conducts first home station check on Pittsburgh soil

    The first HSC performed at their home base was a testament to the adaptability and resiliency of Steel Airmen of the 911th Maintenance Group. On May 9, 2020, Airmen began their HSC out on the flightline while working social distancing, mask wearing and sanitizing into their procedures.
  • 4th Air Force leadership visits 911th Airlift Wing

    Maj. Gen. Randall Ogden, 4th Air Force commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Cynthia Villa, 4th Air Force command chief, visited Airmen of the 911th Airlift Wing at the Pittsburgh International Airport Air Reserve Station, Pennsylvania, Nov. 1-4, 2019.
  • Dissimilar aircraft, same mission

    Airmen with the 911th Airlift Wing recently hosted aeromedical training with Airmen from the 914th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron during joint training at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, April 25, 2019. This training was arranged alongside refueling missions and training conducted between the two reserve wings as part of the 911th AW’s ongoing C-17 conversion. The 914th ARW, which works primarily with KC-135 Stratotanker, took advantage of the rare opportunity to conduct training inside the much larger 911th AW C-17s.
  • Saving engines one FOD walk at a time

    Tech. Sgt. Jason Fish, repair and reclamation/wheel and tire technician with the 911th Maintenance Group, picks up a piece of foreign object debris during a FOD walk at Pittsburgh International Airport Air Reserve Station, Pennsylvania, May 6, 2019. Performing FOD walks ensures the flightline is clear of any loose objects that could get sucked into and destroy an aircraft engine.
  • Long day's night

    Crew chiefs assigned to the 911th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron replace a tire on a C-17 Globemaster III during a thru-flight inspection at the Pittsburgh International Airport Air Reserve Station, Pennsylvania, April 16, 2019. During the inspection, crew chiefs found a tire worn beyond its limits, which needed to be replaced.
  • 911th FSS hosts walk for National Pet Day

    The 911th Force Support Squadron Fitness Center hosted a special 3 kilometer walk/run in celebration of National Pet Day at the Pittsburgh International Airport Air Reserve Station, Pennsylvania, April 11, 2019.
  • New chapter for the 911th Airlift Wing

    The 911th Airlift Wing is undergoing an aircraft conversion switching from the C-130 Hercules to a much a larger cargo aircraft in the C-17 Globemaster III. As of this week, three out of the eight C-17s assigned to the 911th Airlift Wing will be stationed at the Pittsburgh International Airport Air Reserve Station, Pennsylvania. The rest of the aircraft are to arrive over the next few months.
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