Security forces Airmen participate in tactical training

By Alethea Smock 21st Space Wing Public Affairs Office PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — Tactical training including weapons proficiency and suspect apprehension was on the agenda recently for a 21st Security Forces Squadron Airman. First Lt. Anthony Loden, 21st SFS weapons and tactics officer, was one of the many members Air Force-wide to participate […]

Peterson AFB hosts 2014 Armed Forces Community Run

By Staff Sgt. Jacob Morgan 21st Space Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — Peterson AFB will host the fifth-annual Armed Forces Community Run at 8 a.m. May 10 here. The event is open to the general public and includes a 5k and 10k run throughout the base. Runners are required to register […]

Peterson celebrates Month of the Military Child

By Staff Sgt. Jacob Morgan 21st Space Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — April was designated the Month of the Military Child by Secretary of Defense Caspar W. Weinberger in 1986, recognizing the contribution the military child makes as their parent or parents serve in the armed forces. Military children may face […]

Reservists share C-130 flight, military experience with civilian employers

By Maj. Corinna Moylan 302nd Airlift Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — Traditional Reserve Airmen have the challenge of balancing three elements in their lives: family, the military and their civilian employment. To say “thank you” to civilian employers and inform prospective employers, the 302nd Airlift Wing welcomed 43 employers during the […]

New chef team spices things up at club

By Staff Sgt. Jacob Morgan 21st Space Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — From hosting local children in the kitchen for cooking lessons to switching up menus at lunch time and making cameo appearances, the new team of chefs at the Peterson Club are intent on making the new operation a success. […]

21st Space Wing reaches inspection milestone

By Michael Golembesky 21st Space Wing Public Affairs staff writer PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — The 21st Space Wing was recently recognized by the Air Force Inspector General as the first active duty or Reserve wing in the Air Force to fully implement the Air Force Inspection System and become commander’s inspection program capable. […]

Coming home for healthcare

New patient enrollment, assignment and distribution in the works By USA MEDDAC-Fort Carson Public Affairs There’s a new military-wide initiative in the works to create greater patient capacity in military treatment facilities, and the Defense Health Agency wants TRICARE beneficiaries to receive quality, accessible healthcare in these facilities. “When it comes to the health and […]

Peterson educates during Public Health Week

By Tech. Sgt. Jared Marquis 21st Space Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — Members of the 21st Aerospace Medicine Squadron public health flight celebrated Public Health Week with games, guest appearances and educational information from April 7-11 at the Peterson Medical Clinic. The goal of Public Health Week is to promote awareness […]

REBOUND for resiliency

By Alethea Smock 21st Space Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — REBOUND training for resiliency is a newly developed series of courses available to Airmen here. The course covers topics such as open communication, conflict resolution, and undoing negative thoughts in a fun, open environment. The class is open to all employees […]

Historical milestone reached for Air Force cyberspace

By Shelly Petruska Air Force Network Integration Center SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. — Air Force Network Integration Center members at Scott Air Force Base, Ill., Monday completed the migration of all user accounts onto the Air Force Network. This accomplishment marked a major milestone in the Air Force’s progression to the Department of Defense’s […]

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