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Default Air Force Logo Developing leaders
Today our Air Force is on a glide slope to be roughly the same size as we were in 1947 when we became independent of the Army. With such a small force, it is absolutely imperative that we focus on developing Airmen leaders at all levels of our service. In fact, developing and caring for our Airmen and their families is one of three specific
0 7/10
2007
Default Air Force Logo A crisp organization
Everyone has an image in their mind of a "crisp" Airman. What comes to my mind are the Airmen with creased uniforms, spit polished boots, impeccable appearance, and an uncompromising military bearing. In my first few days as your Wing commander, I have spotted many crisp Airmen. Staff Sgt. Jennifer Sherman, 21st Medical Group, was extremely crisp
0 7/02
2007
Default Air Force Logo Proud to be a Knight
To the men and women of the 21st Space Wing, please accept my sincere thanks on behalf of my entire family for your efforts in supporting our transition back to Peterson Air Force Base, and most importantly back to the 21st Space Wing--it is great to be here. A special thanks to Mr. Al Strait and his team who superbly planned and executed today's
0 6/28
2007
Default Air Force Logo Commander bids farewell to Wing
For all of you that were able to attend Commander's Call June 12, you understand it is with a heavy heart that I say farewell. What you, this wing, has been able to accomplish since I took command in November 2005, is nothing short of phenomenal. You have strived and succeeded in surpassing my expectations of "Providing World Class Space
0 6/19
2007
Default Air Force Logo Get PCS help with click of mouse
Once again, the peak season of permanent change of station is upon us. I am one of those moving this summer and understand that whether this is your first PCS or your fifth, transitioning from one base to another can be very stressful and present many challenges. However, knowing where to turn for help during your PCS can make the move much easier
0 6/11
2007
Default Air Force Logo Air Force OSI seeks special agents
Military members looking to cross train into a challenging and rewarding career field should look no further than becoming a special agent with the Air Force Office of Special Investigations. Headquarters AFOSI recruiters will conduct the briefing at 8 a.m. June 18 at the Education Center. Those that are eligible from the June 18 briefing will be
0 6/01
2007
On Jan. 11, China conducted a successful test of an anti-satellite weapon from the from the Xichang Space Center in Sichuan province. The missile successfully engaged an aging low-earth orbit Chinese weather satellite on a polar orbit, 537 miles in space. (U.S. Air Force graphic) Saving the Nation is serious business
On Jan. 11, China conducted a successful test of an anti-satellite weapon. Launched from the Xichang Space Center in Sichuan province, the missile successfully engaged an aging low-earth orbit Chinese Fengyun-1C weather satellite on a polar orbit, 537 miles in space. The resultant collision produced more than 1,600 new pieces of space junk. This
0 6/01
2007
Default Air Force Logo New Base Exchange opens
Strength and Preparedness to Save the Nation, sound familiar? If you've heard or read any of my messages over the past two years, you know the importance of this phrase. It's the vision of our wing and the reason we emphasize training and preparing our warrior Airmen for duties in garrison and deployed. There are several ingredients that go into
0 5/31
2007
Default Air Force Logo Fitness: it's your choice
We make a lot of choices in our lives; some of them are unconscious, requiring little or no thought, like having a drink when you're thirsty. Others, like joining the military, are something you think long and hard about. One decision I would like to become an unconscious choice involves your personal fitness level. There are a lot of reasons
0 5/24
2007
Default Air Force Logo VITA: vital service provides unsurpassed installation support
Normally, as March draws to a close, April 15 looms as a harbinger of doom - it's tax time. For some, it means hours upon hours of poring over receipts, statements and forms. For others, it's a tidy refund check being electronically deposited in their account. Regardless of which category we fall into, there is a group of Team Pete members who make
0 5/22
2007
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