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  • Young Guns take the win in annual competition

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- The 18th Annual Young Guns vs. Old Pistols Challenge wrapped up for 2024 with the Young Guns taking the title.Organized by the Wright-Patterson Junior Force Council, the challenge’s primary goal is not competition but for building camaraderie.“So, the Young

  • Ceremony honors 24 Airman Leadership School graduates

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – A graduation ceremony for Chief Master Sgt. Grace A. Peterson Airman Leadership School Class 24-E took place June 27 at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force.In all, there were 24 graduates, including two civilians and Airmen from the 88th Air Base Wing,

  • 88th Comptroller Squadron welcomes new commander

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Maj. Justin Moore assumed command of the 88th Comptroller Squadron during a change of command ceremony at the Wright-Patterson Club on July 1.  Moore replaces Lt. Col. Amy Justus, who relinquished command after completing her two-year tour serving as the 88

  • Base announces special holiday operating hours for July Fourth

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The following base gates, facilities and services will have adjusted hours July 4-5 in observance of Independence Day and Air Force Materiel Command Family Day (if not listed, consider it closed):GATES1A (Commissary Gate)July 4-5: open 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.1B

  • AFIT Establishes Hypersonics Research Center

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- The Air Force Institute of Technology’s Graduate School of Engineering and Management has established a new center dedicated to hypersonic research. The Applied Research Center for Hypersonics aims to deliver cutting-edge interdisciplinary solutions to