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  • Reservists conduct urban and water survival training

    Reserve Citizen Airmen with the 302nd Airlift Wing's 731st Operations Group and 34th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron spent three days practicing Survival Evasion and Resistance Escape skills in Key West, Florida, May 21-23.
  • Showing up: Reservist celebrates 37 years at Mile-High Wing

    At the 302nd Airlift wing most people are like meteors or comets, here for a while but then moving on. However, one Reserve Citizen Airman has been with the wing since the beginning and has shown up like the Sun day after day for 37 years.
  • 302nd Airlift Wing reservists compete in annual combat challenge

    Tech Sgt. Victor Bejarano, center, a 302nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, describes the exercise stations for the 7th annual First Sergeants Combat Challenge, June 2, 2019, at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. Six teams of four reservists from the 302nd Airlift Wing competed in five relay-exercise stations including a team run at the
  • June enlisted promotions

    The names of enlisted 302nd Airlift Wing, Air Force reservists who earned a promotion in rank during the month of June can now be seen on the wing's website promotions page. Click here to see who was promoted this month.
  • Team Pete hosts Healthy Lifestyle Festival

    Five months after our New Year’s resolutions were made to eat and live healthier, the Healthy Lifestyle Festival begins at commissaries worldwide to help reaffirm any lagging resolve.“Commissaries are joining forces with their military resale partners and other activities to put renewed focus on helping service members and their families live and
  • Bioenvironmental Engineering Reports Water Quality

    Colorado Springs Utilities supplies drinking water to Peterson Air Force Base. Personnel on base can get the facts about the water they drink from the recently released CSU 2019 Water Quality Report. The report, reporting period Jan. 1 to Dec. 31, 2018, informs the public about the water quality and services CSU delivers to the base every day.CSU
  • East Gate changes should reduce risk of collisions

    The roads outside of the east gate will soon host new traffic patterns, signage and other features designed to make driving safer, as part of a collaboration between the 21st Civil Engineer Squadron and the city of Colorado Springs.“Staff and leadership have received numerous complaints from base personnel and community members about the safety and
  • Recite, repeat, believe: I will not die by my own hand

    May is National Mental Health Awareness Month, so for this year’s Wingman Day, the 21st Space Wing on Peterson Air Force Base will host Kevin Hines as the guest speaker Friday, May 17, 2019. Hines has been a mental health and suicide prevention advocate for almost 20 years. His work with the U.S. military stretches back to 2008, and he’s since received over 30 military excellence medals as a civilian and was recognized by the Department of Veterans Affairs.
  • MAFFS Loadmaster: 15 years, two systems, still going

    It can feel intense using the MAFFS when flying 150 feet off the ground near a wildfire stretching over thousands of acres. When the co-pilot presses the button to release the 3,000 gallons of retardant Jason is sitting next to, it’s his job to make sure it goes off without a hitch. Thankfully, he helped write the book on it.
  • Civil Engineer reservists get mission ready

    Approximately 60 reservists from 302nd Civil Engineer Squadron, spent four days honing their readiness skills at the Field Engineering Readiness Laboratory, here, May 2-5, during an extended unit training assembly.