Reserve medical squadron honors fallen heroes with ‘selfless run’ project

By Maj. Corinna Moylan 302nd Airlift Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  The 302nd Aeromedical Staging Squadron is going the extra mile to remember service members who have given the ultimate sacrifice in Operations Iraqi Freedom, Enduring Freedom and New Dawn. Every member is running until one mile has been run for […]

Condor Crest: combining resources during times of need

By Michael Golembesky 21st Space Wing Public Affairs staff writer PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  An active shooter or a hostage situation on base is a real scenario that could happen at any time, but the experience gained through the Condor Crest exercise ensures that Team Pete responders will be ready. Condor Crest was […]

Children learn about science, technology, engineering, math at Peterson festival

By Tech. Sgt. Jared Marquis 21st Space Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colorado  —  Science, Technology, Engineering and Math projects brought hundreds of kids to Peterson Air and Space Museum for STEM Rocks! Aug. 23. Nearly 30 booths offered a wide variety of hands-on STEM activities, such as piloting a robot and launching […]

302nd Aircrew Flight Equipment named top program in AFRC

By Master Sgt. Daniel Butterfield 302nd Airlift Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  The Aircrew Flight Equipment specialists at the 302nd Airlift Wing maintain and inspect all of the survival equipment associated with and on the Air Force Reserve Command’s 12 C-130H aircraft assigned here. This includes aircrew headsets and helmets, parachutes, […]

General Hyten takes control of AFSPC

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — General John E. Hyten became the 16th commander of Air Force Space Command, in a change-of-command ceremony here today, replacing General William L. Shelton. General Mark A. Welsh III, Air Force Chief of Staff, presided over the ceremony. General Hyten attended Harvard University on an Air Force Reserve Officer […]

Team Pete prepares for battle

By Airman 1st Class Rose Gudex 21st Space Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  The first ever Tri-Wing Sports Challenge versus the 50th Space Wing at Schriever Air Force Base and the 460th Space Wing at Buckley Air Force Base is scheduled to take place on Team Pete’s home turf Aug. 27. […]

Peterson observes Women’s Equality Day with special event

By Michael Golembesky 21st Space Wing Public Affairs staff writer PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  Service members and civilians at Peterson Air Force Base took time to reflect, remember and to look ahead as they observed national Women’s Equality Day Aug. 6. Hosted at the base theater, those in attendance had the opportunity to […]

Peterson Airmen participate in Denver Broncos combine

By Airman 1st Class Rose Gudex 21st Space Wing Public Affairs Office PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  When you think about walking out of the tunnel onto a football field, you think of walking into the bright sunlight, hearing a roaring crowd and a stadium full of thousands of screaming fans in bright football […]

Stay excellent

By Airman 1st Class Rose Gudex 21st Space Wing Public Affairs Office PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  At the commander’s call held Aug. 4, Col. John E. Shaw, 21st Space Wing commander, accepted the 2013 General Thomas S. Moorman Jr. Award on behalf of the wing as well as drove home the message of […]

Are you new here or just lost?

Commentary by Airman 1st Class Rose Gudex 21st Space Wing Public Affairs Office PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  “Welcome to Peterson, you’re going to love it here! Do you have any questions?” Well yes, actually, I have about a million. I’m brand new to the Air Force; so new you can probably still smell […]

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