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  • Helicopter refueling units coming to MAFs across 20th

    The 90th Logistics Readiness Squadron is in the process of placing helicopter refueling units at select missile alert facilities. The units will allow the UH-1N helicopters of the 37th Helicopter Squadron to refuel while out in the missile field. “The increased refuel options within the missile

  • Meet the new 20th AF Vice, Col. Buzzell

    Col. Lloyd Buzzell is the new vice commander for 20th Air Force and the deputy commander of Task Force 214. Buzzell was previously stationed at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska, and has joined Warren to continue supporting the ICBM mission.Twentieth Air Force and Task Force 214 are responsible for

  • ‘Green tail’ chases big league dreams

    An Airman from the 321st Missile Squadron has been working toward what many would consider a lofty goal: playing for a Major League Baseball team.Though his path has been unusual, Senior Airman Devin Mooney, 321st Missile Squadron commander support staff and Personnel Reliability Program monitor,

  • Enhancing the way MXS trains

    In order for Airmen to be effective across the spectrum of conflict from day-to-day deterrence and assurance operations to nuclear strike, they must be ready and equipped with the right tools and training to do the job.Late this summer, one of Malmstrom's on-base maintenance trainers, T-9, will

  • What it takes to be a TRF team member

    At Malmstrom, the first week of a new quarter is a busy time for the 741st Missile Security Forces Squadron's Tactical Response Force.Every quarter, defenders are given the chance to try out for the base's TRF team."TRF is a rapid response force," said Staff Sgt. Bradley Akers, 741st MSFS NCO in

  • Malmstrom trailblazing breast-feeding support

    Directly following maternity leave, I reported to Airman Leadership School as a senior airman in 2011. I timidly asked if it would be possible for me to graduate while taking breaks to pump breast milk for my newborn son.  The commandant and my instructor allowed me an additional five minutes to

  • 'Savor the Flavor of Eating Right'

    March is National Nutrition Month, but it doesn't mean it's the only time to eat right. Proper nutrition is important to be able to perform effectively and efficiently each day.According to eatright.org, National Nutrition Month is a nutrition education and information campaign created annually in

  • 69th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron to continue Pacific presence

    Airmen assigned to the 69th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron, deployed from Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, to Andersen AFB, Guam to replace their sister unit, the 23rd EBS in support of the U.S. Pacific Command's continuous bomber presence.Since March 2004, Andersen AFB has hosted the CBP mission,

  • To the horse!

    Looking down the road as a new lieutenant in 1994, Col. Yvonne Spencer never imagined she would be in the position she is in today; a colonel and a commander of one of only four active duty RED HORSE units.Spencer took command of the 819th RED HORSE Squadron in July of 2015 and is the first African

  • Facility managers run the show

    Through small towns, past decades-old farms and on a web of gravel roads, Airmen traverse the Air Force's missile complexes every day to maintain U.S. Strategic Command's mission of nuclear deterrence, with each and every Airman acting as a cog in the larger nuclear deterrence enterprise.Airmen from