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  • Base announces special holiday operating hours for Memorial Day

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The following base gates, facilities and services will have adjusted hours May 24 and 27 in observance of Air Force Materiel Command Family Day and Memorial Day (if not listed, consider it closed):GATES1A (Commissary Gate)May 24 and 27: open 6 a.m. to 7

  • PCS prep, your child’s IEP

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE -- As the summer permanent change of station season looms, it is imperative for families with children receiving educational support services to comprehend the procedures for transferring an individualized education program at their new duty station. IEPs furnish

  • Course registration opens for Level Up Week

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The 88th Air Base Wing’s Level Up Week, which takes place May 20-24, is now open for registration.The Education and Training Office has created a week of virtual and in-person development and training opportunities for Wright-Patterson Air Force Base employees

  • Wright-Patt USO welcomes new chaplain’s office

          WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – After several months of preparation, the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Chaplain Corps and USO Center inaugurated a new space for Airmen to strengthen their

  • Wright-Patt bikers get together to learn and ride

          WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, but Wright-Patterson Air Force Base got a few days jump on it by holding the kickoff event April 26 at the National

  • Col. Dustin Richards: Q&A with new 88th Air Base Wing commander

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Col. Dustin Richards took command of the 88th Air Base Wing and installation April 9.Richards, a career civil engineer, arrives at Wright-Patterson AFB from Air Force headquarters in Washington, where he was senior military assistant in the Office of the

  • Wright-Patt, Fairborn students mark Arbor Day

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- The 88th Civil Engineer Group’s Environmental Branch teamed up with the Fairborn High School Environmental Club to mark Arbor Day on April 26 by planting trees at the Wright Brothers Memorial arboretum.Danielle Trevino, 88 CEG biological scientist, said she’s

  • Grueling Norwegian Foot March draws 200 challengers

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Over 200 military members and civilians gathered before sunrise April 6 to participate in the Norwegian Foot March at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, hosted by the 88th Security Forces Squadron.The Norwegian Foot March is a challenging 18.6-mile ruck march,

  • Twin lieutenants graduate with master’s degrees from AFIT

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – First Lts. Hart and Holden Holt, identical twins from Princeton, North Carolina, are poised to make significant contributions to the Air Force following their recent graduation from the Air Force Institute of Technology’s Graduate School of Engineering and