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VOL. 2, NO. 10 | FRIDAY, MAY 26, 2023

National Police Week at Wright-Patt


National Police Week at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

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The 88th Security Forces Squadron participate in a shooting competition, canine obedience training, a ruck of remembrance, and Defenders Challenge events as part of National Police Week at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, May 15-19, 2023. National Police Week offers honor, remembrance, and peer support, while allowing law enforcement, survivors, and citizens to gather and pay homage to those who gave their lives in the line of duty. (U.S. Air Force video by Jeff Harris)

Community Reception Open House


Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Hosts Open House

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Wright Patterson Air Force Base hosted an open house at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, May 19, 2023. The event was aimed at fostering base partnerships with the community and its leaders. (U.S. Air Force video by Ryan Law and Jeff Harris)

Fit Fest

88th Force Support Squadron hosted Fit Fest on May 19 at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. The event highlights fitness, motivating people to be active and maintain a healthy lifestyle. (U.S. Air Force photos by Airmen 1st Class Elizabeth Figueroa)

Air Force Marathon: Museum Mile


Inaugural Marathon Mile

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The 88th Security Forces Squadron participate in a shooting competition, canine obedience training, a ruck of remembrance, and Defenders Challenge events as part of National Police Week at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, May 15-19, 2023. National Police Week offers honor, remembrance, and peer support, while allowing law enforcement, survivors, and citizens to gather and pay homage to those who gave their lives in the line of duty. (U.S. Air Force video by Jeff Harris)

Community and Base Events

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MHS GENESIS: The Wright-Patterson Medical Center will be implementing a new electronic health record on June 3, 2023. TRICARE beneficiaries should do the following in preparation for MHS GENESIS:

  • Update all contact information on DEERS here.
  • Create a DS Logon here.
  • Review the features of the MHS GENESIS Patient Portal here. The Patient Portal will replace TRICARE Online once it is active. Those patients who already use a DS Logon to access TOL or who have a CAC card will not need to create a new account.

Body Composition Program:  Active Duty members who find themselves in need of a mandatory Body Composition medical appointment after having not met Air Force standard for the waist to height measurement will need to take the following steps to schedule an appointment:

  • Call the Wright-Patterson Medical Center Appointment Line at 937-522-2778 (Monday-Friday, 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)
  • Select option “1” to schedule an appointment
  • Select option “1” for medical appointments
  • Select option “5” for all other clinics. 
  • Ask the appointment clerk to book an appointment under the Nutrition Clinic/Dr. Sean Barnett. The appointment is for the Body Composition Group Medical Appointment.
  • In addition, ask the appointment clerk to book a LAB appointment one week prior to the medical appointment for your Lipid panel, A1C, and liver enzymes. Fasting not required.

COVID-19 Home Tests: Home tests are available to all beneficiaries ages 2 and up at the Public Health Clinic, located on the first floor of the hospital. Hours are Monday thru Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Beneficiaries are authorized 8 tests per 30 days, please bring ID card to ensure proper documentation. Please note: the drive-thru COVID Testing Center is permanently closed.

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FSS Memorial Day Hours

Force Support Squadron holiday hours are available at

Pool Passes

The 2023 Pool Season is almost here! Starting May 27, Patterson and Prairies outdoor pools will be open! Season and monthly passes are now available at Outdoor Rec, building 95. For more info, call 937-257-9889 or go to

Dodge indoor pool will be closed starting May 26 thru Sept. 5.

Kids Fun Run

Sat., June 3 – USAF Museum Runway – Sign your son or daughter up now for Wright-Patt’s annual Kids Fun Run! Check in will be at 8:30 a.m. and the run starts at 9 a.m. Registration is required but is free and open to all Wright-Patt families. Adults are welcome to run with their kids. For an entry form, visit or email

Kickball Tournament

Mon., June 5 – 5:30 p.m. – Area B Softball Fields – Take a trip back to your childhood! Get your buddies together and play kickball! Teams must have a minimum of 8 players and max of 15 per team. Open for all U.S. military, DoD civilians and dependents 18 and over. Sign your team up at  For more information contact any Wright-Patt Fitness Center.

Match Play Championship

June 10, 11 and 17 – Courses at Wright-Patt - Entry fee is $25. Does not include green fees or cart fees. Prizes will be awarded. Must register by June 9. Call 937-257-4130 or 937-257-7961 to sign up.

The Buildup

Prepare for the 2023 Sprint Triathlon with The Buildup! Events are free, the Sprint Triathlon is only $20 and participants will receive a shirt and medal. Call 937-904-9409 for more information.

June 10 – Mini Sprint Triathlon

July 8 – Splash and Dash

July 29 – Duathlon

August 19 – Sprint Triathlon

Registration is required for each event.

Father’s Day Fishing Derby

Sat., June 17 from 10 a.m. to noon – Bass Lake – Spend time with Dad this Father’s Day weekend by entering the Father’s Day Fishing Derby! Multiple chances to win prizes. Cost is $15 per participant and includes special event fishing license. Must bring own fishing equipment and bait. Register thru June 9 at Outdoor Rec, building 95. For more info, call 937-257-9889.

Intramural Sand Volleyball League

Register now for the Wright-Patt Sand Volleyball League! Open to U.S. military, DoD civilians, retirees and adult dependents. Teams must have a minimum of 4 players and be of the same unit/squadron. All skill levels welcome. Registration ends May 29. For more info, call 937-656-5961.  

Tandem Skydiving

Sat., June 24 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. – Jump from 10,000 feet in the air and reach speeds up to 120 mph during a tandem skydive! Sign up thru June 14. Register at Outdoor Rec, building 95. Regular $250, R4R $150. Payment due at time of sign up. For more info, call 937-257-9889.

Mower Tune Up

Auto Hobby – Schedule to have your lawn mower tuned up at Auto Hobby for as low as $35! Walk-Behinds (up to 24”) - $35, Tractors (up to 36”) - $45 and Stand Ups/Zero Turns (up to 60”) - $65. Price includes blade sharpening, spark plug replacement, oil change, belt inspection and tire check. Customer required to provide oil and spark plug. Belt replacement is additional $25 plus belt. Call 937-257-3310 to schedule an appointment.

Massage Therapy

Massage therapy is now available on Fridays at Wright Field Fitness. Prices start at $35 for 30 minutes. Call 937-904-9381 to schedule your appointment.

Let’s Unite

Want to have an awesome morale event with your unit, but worried about the cost? You’re in luck! The Unite program has $18.50 for every Air Force and Space Force Active Duty, Reservist, Guard, and DoD Civilian at Wright-Patt to host amazing, fun team-building events with your unit. FSS has many options to host your event right on base for little to no out-of-pocket cost. Contact your installation C3, Kaley Bartosik, for more information at, 937-713-2777 or

Air Force Gaming Ambassador

Are you interested in volunteering to be an official Air Force Gaming Ambassador? Our mission is to create an inclusive gaming community for Airmen and Guardians of all ages, ranks, and backgrounds. Ambassadors will help other service members chat and play games together, organize community events and participate in global esports leagues. Air Force Gaming as a community is open to a huge range of active duty service members, veterans, family, and associated groups of the Department of the Air Force. If interested please go to or email the current AFG ambassador to get started.

Civilian Health Promotion Services – May 24 to 30: CHPS is offering FREE Cardiac Risk Profile screenings (Glucose/Cholesterol), body composition screenings (Bodpod/Inbody), blood pressure screenings, and the Observ Skin Analysis to DoD Civilians ONLY at this time. Schedule with us for an appointment in our office or visit us during walk-in hours Mondays and Fridays! Our briefings this week include "Get UP and Get Moving" in Building 556 (B) CR 205 on Wednesday, May 24 from noon to 1 p.m., "Wellness in the Workplace" virtually on Thursday, May 25 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and “Stroke Detection and Prevention” virtually on Tuesday, May 30 from 11:30 a.m. to 1230 p.m. Please contact CHPS at 937-904-9359 or for more details and information. ID : 161 241 3852

Passcode: CHPS

The National Endowment for the Arts will hold a Blue Star Museum Kickoff event on Wednesday, May 31 at 1100 at the Dayton Art Institute. Kickoff event will include children activities along with free museum admission for Blue Star eligible families.  The Blue Star Museum initiative is a program that provides free admission to museums, zoos and nature centers for currently serving military personnel and their families.  The 2023 program began on Armed Forces Day, May 20 and will end on Labor Day, September 4, 2023.  The Dayton Art Institute is located at 456 Belmonte Park North, Dayton OH.  Registration to attend is required, to sign up, go to:

For more information on the Blue Star Museums and participating museums, go to

Effective June 1, First Term Airmen can retrain into AFSCs under 90% manning in lieu of separation. Qualified Airmen must be within their retaining window and meet medical, Air Force Enlisted Classification Directory standards, Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery score and physical fitness standards to be approved. Read more here.

Unofficial Photo Event - The next unofficial photo events will be:

  • Friday, June 9 from 9 to 11 a.m.

Location is on Area B at AFIT’s Kenney Hall. Availability will be on a first come, first served basis. Appointments will not be offered.

The WPAFB Admins Info Teams is an open (“public”) Microsoft Teams channel for administrative professionals at WPAFB, their mentors, and ANYONE who has an administrative role.  General questions can be submitted to the channel for assistance from the knowledgeable members of the WPAFB Admin Info Team.  The WPAFB Admins Info team caters to the needs of the Wright-Patt administrative professional.

Commissary Early Closure: The commissary will be closing early May 22 to 26 for a store reset. The store hours for May 22 to 26 will be 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Normal store operating hours (9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.) will resume May 27.

The Miami Valley Chapter of Federally Employed Women (FEW) will host an "Art and Mental Health" presentation. Thursday, May 25 at 6 p.m. via Zoom. All are welcome to attend this event. FEW was founded in 1962 as a private organization that works as an advocacy group to improve the status of women employed by the Federal government. Please direct any questions to Cheryl Bradley (, 937-416-2320 or

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Free Youth Sports Camp: Former University of Dayton and NBA basketball player Chris Wright and the Wright Way Foundation are holding free youth sports camps for children in K-8th grade, July 27 to 29.  Coached by professional and collegiate athletes, camps being offered are: football camp on July 27 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., cheer camp (K-6 grade) on July 28, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. or a two-day basketball camp July 28 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on July 29, 9 a.m. to noon. All camps will be held at Trotwood High School, 4440 N. Union Road. A t-shirt and lunch will be provided.  Space is limited and is first come, first served.  To register, go to

Continuous Process Improvement (CPI) Program - We will be offering two classes in May for CPI foundational information. We will answer questions such as “What is CPI?” “How does CPI fit within the work center?”, “What are the steps of having a CPI event?” It is a two-hour class offered on May 24 and 31 from 8 to 10 a.m. We are located in Bldg. 2, WPAFB Area A (the CAC building) in classroom 262, just next to the (CAC) waiting area. We will offer further training opportunities as we build the program.

Base Thrift Shop: We will be closed on Friday, May 26 for the base wide family day. We will reopen on Tuesday, May 30 for consignments, shopping and donations. Anyone with base access can make purchases at the Base Thrift Shop. Check us out on Facebook at: WPOSC THRIFT SHOP to see our weekly photo updates. Located in Bldg. 95, Wright Ave, WPAFB (next to Outdoor Rec.), about 1 mile from the Commissary. Hours of operation are: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Consignments are by appointment on Tuesdays and Fridays from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. On Wednesdays, we take consignments by appointment and walk-ins from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Call (937) 879-5630 during business hours to book an appointment or receive more information. All proceeds from the Base Thrift Shop are used to benefit our WPAFB and the surrounding communities.

Chess Club will not meet Friday, May 26, due to a Family Day. Please come join the Wright-Patt Chess Club for our weekly meeting Friday, June 2 from 6 to 9 p.m. Please bring your own chess set/clock.

Ultimate Frisbee every Friday afternoon - There is a friendly game of Ultimate Frisbee played every Friday at 4 p.m. in Area A. If you wish to be placed on the distribution list, please contact Chad Kimmel at All skill levels are welcome and we would love to have you join us!

Wright Way Toastmasters Virtual Meetings – Are you freaking out about public speaking? Toastmasters can help you improve your speaking skills, develop and present ideas more effectively, deliver better presentations, and gain self-confidence. Toastmasters program targets speaking, listening, thinking on your feet, giving, and receiving feedback, planning, motivation, and team building in a supportive environment. Join new and experienced speakers on June 6 and 20 for meetings on the Zoom platform. Email for any questions and the meeting ID number. The meeting time is noon to 12:50 p.m.

From Kimberly A. Watson, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility chief:Today, I encourage you to take a few moments to watch this short video entitled: “Gaining Confidence in Building Inclusive Cultures” LINK. Building/creating an inclusive culture can take time so look for progress over perfection.  As shared by William Raspberry: “And, yes, words matter.  They may reflect reality, but they also have the power to change reality—the power to uplift and to abase.” Looking back, I remember being told to choose my words carefully. At the time, I did not realize the true value of this life lesson. Do your words help support a workplace built on merit, dignity, and respect?          

You can also visit the AF eLearning (skillport) site to learn more about diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility topics.

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Air Force Marathon – Free Training Programs: The 27th Annual Air Force Marathon is set for September 14th to 16th, 2023. September 16th events include a full marathon, half marathon, 10K, 3-person marathon relay, Fly! Fight! Win! Challenge Series, and Finish Line Festival at the National Museum of the United States Air Force. The Health & Fitness Expo will be held on September 14th and 15th at Wright State University Nutter Center with the 5K held on the 15th. The 27th Annual event will feature three aircraft; HH-60W Jolly Green II, MH-139 Grey Wolf, and UH-1N Huey. Don't forget to check out the free training programs to help you prepare for your upcoming Air Force Marathon race. We have designed beginner training programs as well as intermediate training programs to help guide your training towards a successful finish. Lock in your race registration here!

Volunteer Registration Now Open - Air Force Marathon: It takes over 1,500 dedicated Flight Crew volunteers to ensure all of the Air Force Marathon events take off without a hitch! Our Flight Crew volunteers make this possible by giving their time with pre-race set-up, endless support during race weekend, and with post-race clean-up. There are opportunities for individuals and groups to help with shirt and packet pick-up at the Health & Fitness Expo, distributing water cups on race day, gear check, supporting the start and finish lines, and so much more! Register here today!

Museum Mile – Results & Photos: Runners and walkers gathered on May 11 to compete in the inaugural Museum Mile hosted by the Air Force Marathon office in honor of the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force’s 100th anniversary. An open race, women’s elite race, and men’s elite race took place with each finisher receiving a limited edition pint glass after crossing the iconic finish line. Thank you to the athletes, volunteers, sponsors, base and museum personnel who made this event possible! Results and photos can be found here and the full article can be read more here.

Air Force Marathon – Featured Guest Speaker: We are honored to announce Brian L. Slade is the featured guest speaker of the 2023 Air Force Marathon. He is a true force to be reckoned with - an accomplished veteran, writer, and entrepreneur with a wealth of experience in a variety of fields. With 25 years of military service, Brian has held command positions while in combat in both the Army and Air Force, earning numerous decorations for his service, including the Distinguished Flying Cross, Bronze Star, and fourteen combat air medals. He is a veteran of several conflicts, including Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom, and his dedication to service has been a consistent theme throughout his life, both in and out of the military. Brian L. Slade will be speaking at the Gourmet Pasta Dinner on Friday, September 15th at the National Museum of the United States Air Force where a hearty pasta meal will be served buffet style with vegetarian and gluten free options. This special event is open to the public and the museum will be open to tour as well. Purchase your tickets here today! (Children 5 and under are free must still be registered).

Air Force Marathon – Finish Line Festival: We are excited to announce the Air Force Marathon Finish Line Festival and After Party have joined forces in 2023! In order to alleviate the stress and hassle of getting from one venue to another, both of these festivities will be held at the National Museum of The United States Air Force on Saturday, September 16th. This free festival is open to the public and will officially begin once the first person crosses the iconic finish line. Join family and friends in the celebration and listen to live music and enjoy ice cold beverages with a bite to eat. Stick around until 1:00 p.m. because you will not want to miss out on the announcement of the 2024 featured aircraft! Check out all the happenings here.

Space Force T-Minus 10-Miler - Registration Now Open: Registration for the 2nd Annual United States Space Force T-Minus 10-Miler is now open! Register for this upcoming event here! 2023 pricing can be found here. Veterans, retired military, active duty, reservists, National Guard, and ROTC of all branches will be offered a military discount of $5 off the in-person event. This 10-miler race will lift-off from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station on December 9th, 2023 and will be a part of the Space Force birthday celebration each year. The 2023 featured rocket will be the XSM-64 Navaho! The featured rocket will be portrayed on the official race shirts, finisher medals, commemorative patches, and more throughout the year. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter at @RunSpaceForce for the latest news and announcements.

Limited Space Available - MB-2 (NBS-1) Bomber Race: Registration is open for the 2023 History & Heritage Race Series featuring the MB-2 (NBS-1) Bomber. Register here today! The History and Heritage Race Series is a virtual series powered by the Air Force Marathon featuring retired aircraft that have shaped the U.S. Air Force's air power throughout history. With options to participate in the marathon, half marathon, 10K, or 5K distance, participants will each receive a finisher medal and patch portraying the featured aircraft for just $30! Learn more & register here.

Blue Streak Time Trial - 25 Years Cycling:  The Blue Streak Time Trial 10-mile loop course takes cyclists on a scenic route around Wright-Patterson Air Force Base the second Tuesday of each month from April through October. Registration for the June 13th event is now sold out. Registration for the July 11th event will open June 14th. All Blue Streak Time Trial events are open to the public. We look forward to sharing one of the best and most safe cycling events in the region with cyclists of all talent levels from all over the Miami Valley and beyond! Learn more here.

Group Run every Monday at Skeel Ave. - Join us every Monday at 4 p.m. on the Skeel Avenue running path on Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (Area A) for the Air Force Marathon Group Run! All are welcome to run or walk the distance of your choice on the 2.2 mile out and back patch. Each way it 1.1 miles. A portable restroom is available onsite. Don't forget to bring your own hydration and nutrition as needed. See you Monday afternoons rain or shine!

Join Our Community - This Facebook group was created for anyone involved with or interested in the Air Force Marathon, Blue Streak Time Trial, Space Force T-Minus 10-Miler, Museum Mile, and History & Heritage Race Series. Whether you need some inspiration, training tips, or just want to stay up to date with any news or announcements, this group is just for you!

Dandelion Club scheduled for Thurs., May 18 at 10 a.m.: Parents of preschool age children (target ages 3-5), join the USO and Greene County Public Library for books, a craft, and a healthy snack while making new friends with other young families. Open to 10 families. Register now at

Line Dancing at the USO Friday, May 19, 6 to 8 p.m.: Monthly line dancing nights, on the third Friday of every month, free to currently serving military members and/or dependents who may bring one civilian guest. No experience required. These events are very FUN! No registration required. Join the fun! Light dinner and non-alcoholic beverages provided. 

Magic: the Gathering Board Game Night at the USO Friday, May 28, 5 to 8 p.m.: Monthly game nights, on the last Friday of every month, free to currently serving military members and/or dependents who may bring one civilian guest. No experience required. No registration required. Make some magic! Light dinner and non-alcoholic beverages provided.

USO Wright-Patt is now open on weekday evenings until 8 p.m. Volunteers needed to fill evening shifts! The WPAFB USO center is now open Tues-Sat until 8 p.m. This includes the center café, game room, and all amenities. Service members and family members – stop by for a snack and a beverage, or to use our Wi-Fi, CAC-enabled computers, or gaming consoles. Come build connections or take a break at the USO!

To keep the USO center open with extended hours, we need to grow our roster of volunteers available to work evening shifts between 5 to 8:30 p.m. Do you have an evening free after work? Sign up to volunteer at or stop by the center anytime for a chat. We’d love to have you join our team. The minimum commitment is one shift per month. Contact Center Operations Supervisor, Gina Franz, at with any questions.

USO Wright-Patt programs are open to currently serving military members and family members. Follow us on Facebook (@USOOhio) and join our Wright-Patterson Group at to stay up to date on all events or call us at 937-904-0541 for more information. Our USO center staff can also be reached at and

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Food Trucks are back in full swing with added locations to better serve their deliciousness with you! Watch our Facebook page for the daily list of Food Trucks near you! and

Kung Fu BBQ now in Bldg. 45! Serving their food truck favorites now Mon-Fri 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the cafeteria area. The Birria Tacos are waiting for you!

Earn Double Points with Military Star. Use your Military Star Card on the 15th of each month to receive double rewards points for your purchases at your Wright-Patterson Express Stores.

Online appointment scheduling for Wright-Patterson Barbershops is here! Easily schedule your next appointment with our new online booking system. Book at your convenience, pre-pay for your service, and even check your favorite barber's schedule. 

You Made The Grade! Work hard and earn big at the Exchange! Wright Patterson students in first through 12th grades with a B average or better can bring their report cards to WP BX to receive an Exchange gift card, coupon sheet and a chance to win a $2,000 grand prize.

Starbucks, Subway, and Charley’s all offer catering! For your next office event, call the Food Court at 937-879-4317 and Starbucks at 937-879-4617 to arrange for Sandwiches, Wraps, Coffee, and more!

Salad Wednesdays at your Wright-Patterson Area B Burger King, Food Court Subway, Burger King, and Charley’s! Get $2 off any salad valued at $4 or more every Wednesday.  Dunkin will be announcing their Grand Opening Soon! The vacated Einstein Bagel Shop in AFIT is in the process of converting the area to house the very first Dunkin on Wright-Patterson. Stay tuned for Grand Opening Day information!

Floyd & Gerties, Bunker 27, and GNC in your Main Exchange Mall. One stop shopping for unique gifts and nutrition needs!

HEALTHIER 4 U VENDING –Area B Express Lobby is open 24 hours. If you are interested in adding vending machines to your location, please call the Exchange Services Office at 937-879-2713.  

Coffee Café – in Bldg. 16 is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. serving coffee, breakfast, lunch, daily specials, and always made to order. Use the code word “ABW Bulletin” and receive a cookie or chips of your choice free with your meal purchase!  

DOD CIVILIANS and Coast Guard Civilians can shop and now can apply for a Military Star Card! Now, DoD employees are eligible to apply for a MILITARY STAR account both in-store and on and can shop both in-store and online. With access to online shopping, DoD employees also enjoy MILITARY STAR benefits, like free shipping!  ***NOTE: cannot purchase tobacco, alcohol, or military uniforms.

Specific MILITARY STAR benefits for DoD employees include:

  • 2% Rewards on in-store and online purchases
  • Same industry low APR for everyone
  • 10% off all first day’s purchases at Exchange facilities
  • 5 cents off per gallon of fuel on installation
  •  10% off food court purchases
  •  Exclusive savings and financing offers!

NOW HIRING at the Exchange – The Wright Patterson Exchange is hiring for admin, retail and food positions! For more information, call Amy at the Exchange Recruiting Office @ (937) 879-1342. Apply now at and see where your future can go with the Exchange! #WhereHeroesWork

Centennial Exhibit: Now Open. The museum has aged well over the last 100 years and this new exhibit celebrating the Centennial will give visitors a glimpse into our history and the people that have made it all possible. Since 1923 the museum has grown from a small engineering study collection to the world's largest military aviation museum and is a world-renowned center for air and space power technology and culture preservation.

Fitness Under the Wings Returns with Free Yoga: Back by popular demand: FREE Yoga classes with Fitness Under the Wings! Class dates are: May 22, June 26, July 31, Aug. 28. All classes are from 4 to 5 p.m. in the museum's 2 building. Space is limited, and advanced registration is requested to secure your spot. Click for more information and to register.  Walk-in yogis will be accepted on a space-available basis. Free exercise mat for the first 5 participants each week. This event is made possible, in part, by the Air Force Museum Foundation. (Federal Endorsement Not Implied)

Gallery Feature: Prejudice & Memory: A Holocaust Exhibit


NEW EXHIBIT! Search and Rescue Exhibit Public Opening and Public Presentations on June 3 - The museum's newest permanent exhibit will open at 9 a.m. on Saturday, June 3 in the Southeast Asia Gallery. "That Others May Live" will tell the story of Search and Rescue operations during the wars in Southeast Asia. On this day, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., a series of free public presentations will be offered in the Carney Auditorium by our nation's veterans.

T-34 Fly-In and Flyovers June 9-11. Join us for a weekend of high-flying fun with a T-34 Fly-in and Flyovers. More than four dozen T-34s will arrive at the museum on June 9 and be on display throughout the weekend. Look up on June 10 as they take to the skies for formation flyovers showing off the capabilities of this popular and successful military trainer.

Planes, Trains & Automobiles Model Event: Visit Aug. 12 to see a diverse array of unique model aircraft, locomotives and motor vehicles of all kinds featured against the backdrop of the museum's aircraft displays. Mark your calendar now, and continue to follow us here and on