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Chris Geter and Jonathan Green, 403rd Developmental and Training Flight trainees, take turns practicing pushups during a physical training session June 3, 2017 at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi.(U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Heather Heiney) Developmental, training flight gives first taste of military life
Basic military training is an intense mental and physical challenge. However, because of the Air Force Reserve’s Developmental and Training Flight program, new Reserve Citizen Airmen don’t have to show up to San Antonio unprepared.
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2017
The Air Force Reserve's 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron “Hurricane Hunters” at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, are tasked to fly two  tropical systems June 19, 2017. The squadron is flying low level investigations into a system east of the Lesser Antilles and another south of the Yucatan. (U.S. Air Force photo/Maj. Marnee A.C. Losurdo) Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunters to fly first tropical systems of season
The Air Force Reserve’s 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron is tasked to fly two tropical systems in the Gulf of Mexico today, one east of the Lesser Antilles and another south of the Yucatan. The Hurricane Hunters deployed to St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands, over the weekend, and are scheduled to fly their first low level investigation mission
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Senior Airman Cayce Bennett, 403rd Fabrication Flight aircraft structural maintenance technician, hammers out all rivet tails from part of the pylon of a C-130J Super Hercules aircraft at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 13, 2017. This was part of a regular maintenance project to replace the seals of the pylons to help prevent water and other fluids from leaking in to the aircraft and causing corrosion. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Ryan Labadens) Fabrications flight keeps aircraft flying
Senior Airman Cayce Bennett, 403rd Fabrication Flight aircraft structural maintenance technician, hammers out all rivet tails from part of the pylon of a C-130J Super Hercules aircraft at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 13, 2017. This was part of a regular maintenance project to replace the seals of the pylons to help prevent water and
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2017
Master Sgt. Sierra Davis, 403rd Wing Yellow Ribbon Program coordinator, poses for a photo after being named senior noncomissioned officer of the quarter June 2, 2017 at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. (U.S. Air Force photo/Maj. Marnee A.C. Losurdo) 403rd Wing announces first quarter award winners
On Friday, the 403rd Wing announced its quarterly award winners for the Jan. 1 through March 31 award period. Winners were chosen in the Airman, noncommissioned officer, senior NCO, company grade officer and civilian categories.
0 6/09
2017
Paratroopers await their jump from an 815th Airlift Squadron C-130J over Normandy, France. This event commemorates the 73rd anniversary of D-Day, the largest multi-national amphibious landing and operational military airdrop in history, and highlights the U.S.' steadfast commitment to European allies and partners. Overall, approximately 400 U.S. service members from units in Europe and the U.S. are participating in ceremonial D-Day events from May 31 to June 7, 2017(U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nicholas Monteleone) 815th Airlift Squadron drops paratroopers to commemorate D-Day 73
Two 815th Airlift Squadron crews from Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi participated in a six-ship multinational airborne mission near here in the Normandy region June 4, 2017 to commemorate D-Day 73.
0 6/05
2017
Master Sgt. Danielle Allaire, 41st Aerial Port Squadron passenger service supervisor, assisted with an inflight emergency March 4, 2017, during her flight from Hawaii to Guam for a tour of duty March 4-18, 2017. Allaire and three other medical personnel assisting in keeping a passenger, who was exhibiting symptoms of a heart attack, stable until the flight reached Guam and the patient could be transferred to emergency medical services on the ground. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Ryan Labadens) 403rd Wing members spring to action to provide assistance
Sometimes in a stressful, potentially life-threating circumstance, a level head and a willingness to act are two excellent resources available to help resolve the situation.
0 6/05
2017
The Air Force Reserve's 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron “Hurricane Hunters” depart Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, May 31, 2017, to take part in the U.S. Navy's Gulf of Mexico Oceanography Unmanned Systems Operational Demonstration. The squadron collected weather data for the U.S. Navy May 30 to June 2, 2017, as part of the event. (U.S. Air Force photo/Maj. Marnee A.C. Losurdo) Hurricane Hunters take part in U.S. Navy operational demonstration
While their typical mission is gathering weather data for the National Hurricane Center, the 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron “Hurricane Hunters” spent May 30 to June 1 providing weather information for the U.S. Navy’s first Gulf of Mexico Oceanography Unmanned Systems Operational Demonstration. The U.S. Navy partnered with the Hurricane
0 6/03
2017
Professional Military Education (U.S. Air Force graphic/Staff Sgt. Heather Heiney) In-residence PME transcends book learning
Learning is the sunlight and water of personal and professional growth. So needless to say, Reserve Citizen Airmen are expected to continue learning throughout their careers.
0 6/01
2017
Col. Brian May, 403rd Operations Group commander, poses for a photo on board a C-130J Super Hercules aircraft May 4, 2017 at Keesler Air Force Base Mississippi. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Heather Heiney) New colonel’s advice: Be your true self, set positive example
No one starts out as a colonel. Pinning on eagles takes a long journey in which the traveler both follows those ahead and holds his or her hand out to help those behind.
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2017
Maintainers from the 403rd Maintenance group work on a C-130J Super Hercules aircraft in the isochronal inspection dock December 21, 2016 at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Heather Heiney) 403rd Maintenance Group earns Outstanding Unit Award
Air Force Reserve Command recently announced that the 403rd Maintenance Group was one of 18 units that earned the Air Force Outstanding Unit Award for 2015.
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