• Peterson youth center set to temporarily close due to positive COVID cases

    Peterson youth center temporarily closes Monday, July 6, 2020, due to three positive Coronavirus test results.
  • 21st Space Wing holds racial diversity panel

    PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Dr. Carrie Baker, U.S. Space Force diversity and inclusion officer, speaks at a diversity panel June 30, 2020, on Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. 21st Space Wing members came together to discuss unconscious bias, racism and other topics. The panel was formed because Airmen and family members wanted to open a
  • Parents: Where are your children?

    To ensure Colorado laws are being complied with, Peterson Air Force Base has developed the requirements and minimum ages for children to be left unattended. It's important to remember, however, that parents and guardians must consider the physical, emotional and psychological maturity of their children.
  • Postage from Hawaii to Greenland

    Airman 1st Class JR B. Henry, 821st Support Squadron postal apprentice, was born and raised in Maui, Hawaii, the 49th state admitted to the U.S. and the only island state in the Pacific Ocean. He is now stationed at Thule Air Base, Greenland, the U.S. Department of Defense’s northernmost installation located 750 miles north of the Arctic Circle.
  • Team Pete Summer Safety Tips

    Summer safety tips for members at Peterson AFB. (Graphic by Staff Sgt. Alexandra M. Longfellow)
  • 21st Mission Support Group welcomes new commander

    PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - Col. Sam Johnson, 21st Space Wing commander, left, salutes Col. David Wilson as he assumes command of the 21st Mission Support Group during a change of command ceremony June 24, 2020, at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. The traditional passing of the guidon did not occur in order to maintain proper physical
  • A new leader takes command of the 6th Space Warning Squadron

    Lt. Col. Timothy C. Sheehan (right), new 6th Space Warning Squadron commander, accepts the unit guidon from Col. Matthew S. Cantore, 21st Operations Group commander during a change of command ceremony held at Cape Cod Air Force Station, Mass. on Jun 23, 2020.
  • Chief Master Sgt. JoAnne S. Bass named 19th Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force

    In selecting Bass, incoming Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown said Bass brings skills, temperament and experience that the job requires and an outlook on leadership that meshes with his own.
  • 4th SPCS receives new commander

    Lt. Col. Kara Sartori (right) salutes Col. John Thien, 721st Operations Group commander, to assume command of the 4th Space Control Squadron on June 16, 2020 at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. The tradition of the passing of the unit guidon did not occur in order to maintain proper physical distancing guidelines due to COVID-19. (U.S. Air Force
  • Bioenvironmental Engineering reports on water quality

    Colorado Springs Utilities (CSU) supplies drinking water to Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. Base personnel can get the facts about the water they drink from the recently released CSU - 2020 Water Quality Report. This report (reporting period 1 Jan – 31 Dec 19) informs the public about the water quality and services CSU delivers to the base every day.