Gateway WingNews


  • 932nd continues to honor Veterans Day at local parade

    This year marks the 100th anniversary of "Armistice Day," which was first observed on Nov. 11, 1919, the first anniversary of the end of World War I. In 1938, Nov. 11 became a national holiday, and in 1954 President Dwight D. Eisenhower officially changed the name of the holiday to Veterans Day.  This year marks the 36 consecutive year for the St.
  • Reminder: Commissioning packages due 8 Dec.

    There is a Deserving Airman Commissioning opportunity and the Commissioning Board package is due COB on Sunday of the December 8 UTA.NOTE:  Delivered by hand to Maj Amy Morgan in the 932 Wing Command Section.The board interviews will be scheduled for January UTA.Package must include: Resume 3 letters of recommendation Career Data Brief Last 3 EPRs
  • Believing equals achieving

      A gentleman was walking through an elephant camp, and he spotted that the elephants weren’t being kept in cages or held by the use of chains.  All that was holding them back from escaping the camp, was a small piece of rope tied to one of their legs.  As the man gazed upon the elephants, he was completely confused as to why the elephants didn’t
  • Reservists receive more benefits with annual DoD mobilization authorities

    The United States Federal Code details mobilization authorities for Reserve Component support to Combatant Commanders. Currently, the Secretary of Defense and delegated civilian leadership utilize three authorities for Air Reserve support to Combatant Commanders, according to Air Force Reserve Force Generation Center officials.The authorities are,
  • Member helps speak at aviation day

    Various current and retired members of the 932nd Airlift Wing like Tech Sgt. Stephanie McCloud, from the operations area, were on hand at a Girls in Aviation event held at St. Louis Downtown Airport Oct. 4, 2019. She talked about her reserve experience as an Airman. The program is designed to bring awareness of training and job opportunities in
  • New financial readiness training coming in November

    Beginning Nov. 15, financial readiness training will be required for all Reserve Citizen Airmen at defined touchpoints throughout their military career.
  • Welcome to the team

    Welcome to the wing! Maxwell Helgeson, at center, enlisted into the Air Force Reserve's explosive ordnance disposal career field with the 932nd Airlift Wing on October 23, 2019, at Scott Air Force Base, Ill. "I've been a Deputy Sheriff with Peoria County and always wanted to do a special operations-type job, and do something special with the
  • SAVE THE DATE: Nov 17 meetings with commander

    Jr Enlisted: Sunday, 17 November @ 1200-1230 (Base Auditorium)SNCOs: Sunday, 17 November @ 1245-1315 (Base Auditorium)CGOs: Sunday, 17 November @ 1330-1400 (Base Auditorium)FGOs: Sunday 17 November @ 1415-1445 (Base Auditorium)