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  • AFSFC initiatives modernize Total Force Defenders

    When it comes to equipping more than 38,000 security forces members across the Total Force, the Air Force Security Forces Center at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, seeks to give Defenders every advantage over their adversaries. The AFSFC Logistics Directorate is charged with making sure it

  • Kirtland AFB releases 2020 economic impact statement

    Col. Jason Vattioni, 377th Air Base Wing commander and installation commander at Kirtland Air Force Base, released the base’s 2020 Economic Impact Statement during a Nov. 8, 2021 breakfast meeting of the Kirtland Partnership Committee ( at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Albuquerque.

  • U.S. Air Force HQ Chief briefs AFFORGEN to KAFB leaders

    Chief Master Sgt. Robert Griffith, U.S. Air Force Headquarters logistics plans and unit deployment manager and career field manager, visited Team Kirtland to speak at the Officer Professional Development meeting on Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., Nov. 5, 2021.

  • 58th SOW 'flies friendly' over neighboring communities in New Mexico

    There’s an old saying that “good fences make good neighbors.” But what if one of the neighbors has the ability to fly over your fence, though, when you don’t want to be disturbed?That’s a situation the 58th Special Operations Wing needs to accommodate when conducting flight operations in airspace

  • KAFB personnel continue exercise assessments

    KAFB personnel inspect individual protective gear issued during a deployment exercise at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., Nov. 3, 2021. During the exercise, Airmen palletized bags and weapons, received and inspected individual protective gear and completed out-processing paperwork. (U.S. Air Force

  • KAFB Security Forces exercise for mission readiness

    KAFB Security Forces Airmen prepare to enter a building during an active shooter exercise on Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., Nov. 1, 2021. Exercises ensure mission readiness by allowing Airmen to practice and prepare for unexpected incidents. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Karissa Dick)

  • KAFB Fire Department raises money for charity

    The KAFB Fire Department hosted a charity golf tournament at the Tijeras Arroyo Golf Course, Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., Oct. 29, 2021. This is the second year the KAFB Fire Department has raised money for PB&J Family Services Inc., a charity program that helps provide Christmas gifts to families

  • 2nd AF commander visits KAFB unit

    U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Michele Edmondson, Second Air Force commander, learns about live-fire training equipment used by the 351st Special Warfare Training Squadron, Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., Oct. 19, 2021. The 351st SWTS Live Fire Range uses specialized training equipment to simulate