Hiring Freeze: How does this affect Team Pete

Hiring Freeze: How does this affect Team Pete

By Airman 1st Class Dennis Hoffman 21st Space Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  President Donald J. Trump has signed an executive order mandating a hiring freeze for all federal civilian positions, with a few exceptions, for any position vacant as of 12 p.m. on Jan. 21, 2017. Currently there are 2,658… Continue Reading Hiring Freeze: How does this affect Team Pete

The spider building: A not-so-spooky look into Peterson’s History

The spider building: A not-so-spooky look into Peterson’s History

By Philip Carter 21st Space Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  Airmen stationed at Peterson Air Force Base before 2010 might remember an odd shaped building right across the street from the 21st Space Wing, now just an empty lot. Because of building 880’s unusual shape, it was nicknamed the spider building.… Continue Reading The spider building: A not-so-spooky look into Peterson’s History

Does your trash talk? OPSEC extends to the wastebasket

Does your trash talk? OPSEC extends to the wastebasket

By Dave Smith 21st Space Wing Public Affairs staff writer PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  If your trash can could speak, what would it tell you? More importantly, what would it tell someone who meant harm? It could tell them a lot, according to Staff Sgt. Michael Craddock, 21st Space Wing operational security coordinator.… Continue Reading Does your trash talk? OPSEC extends to the wastebasket

21st OG Airmen participate in MIT internship

21st OG Airmen participate in MIT internship

By Airman 1st Class Dennis Hoffman 21st Space Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  Space is no longer a sanctuary where the United States or our allies and partners operate with impunity, according to the Air Force Space Command’s Space Mission Force White Paper. Training and skills that sustained the U.S. military… Continue Reading 21st OG Airmen participate in MIT internship

Drinking and driving: a high price to pay

Drinking and driving: a high price to pay

By Ashley Palacios JBSA-Randolph Public Affairs JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas  —  The holidays are a time when friends and family gather together and express gratitude for all they have. It’s a time of food, fun and togetherness. In an instant, however, one bad decision can take all of that away. According to the National… Continue Reading Drinking and driving: a high price to pay