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  • Exercise activities test base responders

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio --  Although 2018’s fourth-quarter base-wide exercises did not impact most Wright-Patterson Air Force Base members, behind the scenes several exercise activities still tested a variety of base responders during the week-long exercises, Oct. 29 through Nov. 2.Exercise events started early on Monday with a recall
  • Outdoor Rec provides activities for Airmen

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB, Ohio – With the winter season right around the corner activities hosted by Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Outdoor Recreation are underway through the Recharge for Resiliency program for Airmen who like to do activities outdoors. R4R was designed to help Airmen reacclimate to life at home and also include families in their
  • Cyber and energy assurance key to Wright-Patt missions

    Installations play an important strategic role within a multi-domain battlespace. In previous times, threats to mission were air, ground, or sea-based and largely occurring within a defined area of operations, or “downrange” as we like to say. Historically, we would send troops into harm’s way and focus heavily on protecting those installations and
  • ‘Signs of Suicide’ art to be displayed Oct. 29-Nov. 2

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- A “Signs of Suicide” art display will take place Oct. 29 through Nov. 2 in the Wright-Patterson Medical Center atrium, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. The artwork has been produced by participants at the K12 and TEJAS (Teen Educational and Joint Adult Studio) Gallery in Dayton.Connection and belongingness
  • Chapel Corps boosts morale on Thanksgiving Day

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- With the holiday season quickly approaching, the Wright-Patterson Chapel Corps is working hard to make sure those who have to work on Thanksgiving day still get to enjoy delicious homemade goodies.The Chapel Corps program “Operation Dessert Storm" provides desserts to Airmen in different organizations who
  • Senior leaders applaud accomplishments of new enlisted promotees

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio - Col. Tom Sherman, 88th Air Base Wing and installation commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Stephen Arbona, 88th ABW command chief, co-hosted a ceremony at the Wright-Patt Club, Oct. 31, to acknowledge Team Wright-Patt’s newest enlisted promotees.The ceremony applauded all of the November enlisted promotions and
  • Archeologist stresses need to preserve Adena mounds

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, OHIO – The Adena Mounds at Wright Patterson Air Force Base are important to preserve for several reasons, said Erwin Roemer, Air Force Civil Engineer Center archeologist assisting the base. “First, they are direct, highly important connections to the cultural heritage of modern American Indians,” Roemer said. “A
  • Dayton area Saturdays in November

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – With holidays like Veterans Day and Thanksgiving fast approaching, the Dayton area is responding with a bountiful harvest of activities. They even include many events designed to help ring in the Christmas season.  Nov. 3The Dayton Diabetes Expo, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Dayton Marriott, 1414 S. Patterson
  • Wright-Patt Exchange re-grand opening welcomes shoppers to $6.4 million renovation

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Exchange leaders and employees showed off the facility’s $6.4 million renovation to customers in a re-grand opening ceremony Oct. 25 that included ribbon and cake-cutting ceremonies, give-a-ways, special guests and words from local and regional leaders.Col. Leonard T. Rose,
  • AFRL Fellows and Early Career Award recipients honored at awards banquet

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The Air Force is stimulating new thinking about future ways of warfighting and the answers to some of the most complex challenges are being provided by scientists and engineers from across AFRL.However, after 17 years of global conflict against other than near-peer adversaries, we are emerging from a period