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  • AFOTEC welcomes new commander, Brig. Gen. Michael T. Rawls

    Lt. Gen. Kevin Schneider, left, United States Air Force Director of Staff and presiding officer, passes the guidon to Brig. Gen Michael T. Rawls, Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center (AFOTEC) incoming commander, during the AFOTEC change of command ceremony at Kirtland Air Force Base,

  • New Mexico first sergeants improve mental health response skills

    First sergeants from Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico, joined Holloman AFB first sergeants for a Mental Health First Aid course July 14, 2022, here.Twenty diamond-wearing and additional duty first sergeants attended the course to develop their skills to identify, understand and respond to signs

  • 58th SOW members reflect on Afghanistan withdrawal

    Capt. Bradley Basek, 415th Special operations Squadron HC-130J instructor pilot, briefs Team Kirtland members on his experiences during the Afghanistan withdrawal at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., July 8, 2022. Basek’s briefing detailed the events leading up to, during and after the United States

  • Homeward Bound: A retired MWD's road to reunion

    Senior Airman Jenna Canada, 377th Security Forces Squadron K-9 handler, reunites with her retired Military Working Dog, Akim, in Albuquerque, N.M., July 12, 2022. Akim was paired with Canada in 2020 where they served together in South Korea before Canada received a new assignment at Kirtland Air

  • 58th SOW welcomes new commander, Col. Jonathan Graham

    The 58th Special Operations Wing welcomed a new commander, Col. Jonathan Graham, during a change of command, June 30, 2022. Prior to Graham taking command, his previous assignment was serving as the vice commander for the 27th SOW, at Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico.

  • Butler takes command of 705th CTS / DMOC

    Lt. Col. Michael Butler took command of the 705th Combat Training Squadron, also known as the Distributed Mission Operations Center, from Lt. Col. Lindsay Post during a change of command ceremony at Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico, June 16.

  • Team Kirtland hosts women’s conference

    Senior Airman Katarina Josleyn, 377th Logistics Readiness Squadron airman, delivers opening remarks at the 2022 KAFB Women’s Conference at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., June 16, 2022. The conference featured various speakers, a women’s panel, and open discussions about leadership, mentorship and

  • Team Kirtland celebrates Juneteenth

    Team Kirtland members prepare food for a Juneteenth celebration luncheon at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., June 15, 2022. Juneteenth is a federal holiday commemorating emancipation of enslaved African Americans. Juneteenth became a federal holiday on June 17, 2021 but has been celebrated annually on

  • Brig Gen Slominski tours KAFB wildfire fighter capabilities

    From left, Gary Schneider, 377th Mission Support Group Civil Engineer Division, Brig. Gen. Mark V. Slominski, Air Force Civil Engineer Center/Facilities Engineering Directorate director and facilities directorate chief, David Sanchez, Air Force Civil Engineer Center Wildland Fire Module, and Clyde