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  • Air Force announces new officer developmental categories

    In an effort to enhance the officer talent management system and enable tailored and agile development, the Air Force is expanding the single Line of the Air Force promotion category into six distinct developmental categories, senior officials here announced Oct. 21.
  • Wadkins retires and looks back on history

    Long time member of the 932nd Airlift Wing, Senior Master Sgt. Todd Wadkins retires in November.  He took time out to look back on his military experience with the public affairs staff of the "Gateway Wing".  30 Years in review:  GATEWAY WING:  Your ceremony is October 19th in the hangar, then when is your “real” retirement date?  "November 11,
  • Recruiting meets JROTC leader and students

    Staff Sgt. Jennifer Deimund, 932nd Airlift Wing recruiter, meets Col. Pete Wangler, commander of the Alton JROTC High School program. Various current and retired members of the 932nd Airlift Wing were on hand to speak about their military experience and Air Force Reserve openings at a Girls in Aviation event held at the St. Louis Downtown Airport
  • Flu shot not available yet

    Influenza Vaccine won’t be here for Oct UTA – Make alternate plans for the flu shot if you are able.AMDS was informed that they will not receive the shipment of the influenza vaccine by the Oct UTA.  The mass flu lines are cancelled for this month.  The expected date of delivery is not yet known.  There is no guarantee that it will be here in time
  • Reservist beats feet at Air Force Marathon

    As the morning temperature began to rise, both physical and mental conditions started to deteriorate for 1,331 participants from around the globe who had prepared their bodies and minds for the twenty-six plus miles ahead for the 23rd Annual Air Force Marathon at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Sept. 21, 2019.The start of the race was running an hour behind schedule. Capt. Sarah Smith, a Medical Service Corps and executive officer from the 315th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron at Joint Base Charleston, South Carolina, was not going to let this small deviation deter her from the two things she’s passionate about - running and serving in the Air Force Reserve.
  • Women share aviation experiences with high school students

    Several 932nd Airlift Wing members and alumni volunteered to speak to high school girls and teachers at the Girls in Aviation Day held Oct. 4, 2019 at the St. Louis Downtown Airport. Staff Sgt. Jennifer Deimund, Tech Sgt. Stephanie Enders, Tech Sgt. Stephanie McCloud, Tech Sgt. April Tarbill and retired C-40 pilot Lt. Col. Tracy Vazanna helped
  • Air Force Recruiting Total Force Enterprise makes FY19 goal

    Air Force Recruiting Service had a successful performance in fiscal year 2019 as each of its components made goal for the yearThe Regular Air Force accessed 32,421 enlisted Airmen, 1,442 line officers, 763 health professionals and 34 chaplains. The Air Force Reserve assessed 7,323 enlisted airmen, 982 line officers, 361 health professionals and 50
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