Acquisition as wargame

By Benjamin Newell 66th Air Base Group Public Affairs HANSCOM AIR FORCE BASE, Mass. — The Pentagon’s Air Force acquisition office challenged teams to protect nearly one million users from dangerous malware during a pilot wargame held June 26-30 at the Hanscom Conference Center here. The wargame scenario was ripped…

Welcome Col. Moore

By Robb Lingley 21st Space Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  Col. Todd Moore assumed command of the 21st Space Wing during a change of command ceremony July 11, 2017, at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo. Col. Doug Schiess relinquished command after two years as commander. Lt….

Lunch-n-Learn: How to lead Millennials

By Staff Sgt. Tiffany Lundberg 21st Space Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — Team Pete Airmen attended a lunch-n-learn seminar to learn about leading the millennial generation, June 14, at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. The seminar was hosted by Master Sgt. Robert Valenzuela, 21st Wing Staff…

21st Space Wing strikes silver
By Dr. David Bullock 21st Space Wing Office of History PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  The 21st Space Wing celebrates its silver anniversary this year at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. Before becoming a space wing, however, Air Force units carrying the designation of “21st” previously engaged in... Read more
Earth Day 2017 – How you can get involved
By Lt. Col. Joel Lane  Colorado Springs Regional Command Post PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  Earth Day is April 22, 2017. On that day, we will celebrate the earth and our beautiful surroundings in our great outdoor playground, Colorado. Every year, we find new ways to restore the... Read more
Air Force Assistance Fund: Making sure Airmen can focus on the mission
By Dave Smith 21st Space Wing Public Affairs staff writer PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  In the early 1990s a young second lieutenant stationed at Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota, with a pregnant wife, faced a family emergency requiring immediate action. His grandmother died in California,... Read more
Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors hosts local event
By Dave Smith 21st Space Wing Public Affairs staff writer PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  In light of the recent death of Staff Sgt. Austin L. Bieren, 21st Security Forces Squadron, the topic of grief made its way through Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, and into area headlines.... Read more
At ease, loyal defenders: Peterson AFB honors Military Working Dogs
By Shellie-Anne Espinosa 21st Space Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  Members of Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, honored two Military Working Dogs at a memorial service and retirement ceremony April 10, 2017, at Peterson AFB’s auditorium. Roky, 21st Security Forces squadron MWD, was honored through... Read more
Flurry of activity: Restoration continues for hail damaged Peterson AFB housing
By Dave Smith 21st Space Wing Public Affairs staff writer PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  Crews are working extended hours to replace windows, solar panels, repair roofs and remedy other damage on Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, as a result of the brutal hail storm of July 28,... Read more
Simmons, Blackburn honored as Air Force Athletes of the Year
 By Steve Warns AFCEC Public Affairs JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas — 1st Lt. Cale Simmons and Capt. Paige Blackburn were recently named the U.S. Air Force Male and Female Athletes of the Year. Simmons, a contracting officer with Air Force Space Command at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado,... Read more
Are you ready for Windows 10?
By Steve Kotecki 21st Space Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  Are you ready to be amongst the first people in the Air Force to use a Windows 10 enabled laptop? Well, the Airmen at the 21st Communication Squadron are working around the clock to get... Read more
Exercise provides real world experience
By Dave Smith 21st Space Wing Public Affairs staff writer AZUA, Dominican Republic  —  A group of Airmen from the 21st Medical Group are spending time in the Dominican Republic, March 3-18, 2017, putting their skills to work as part of the Air Force South-run joint exercise Operation New... Read more
By Steve Kotecki 21st Space Wing Public Affairs NAVAL COMMUNICATION STATION HAROLD E. HOLT, Western Australia  —  Members of Air Force Space Command alongside Australian Defence’s Capability Acquisition and Sustainment group attended a ribbon cutting ceremony at Naval Communication Station Harold E. Holt, Western Australia, March 7, 2017. The... Read more