21st Space Wing
  • A lifetime of service

    Retired Chief Master Sgt. Garth Meade, 21st Force Support Squadron unit program coordinator, starts his day checking emails at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, June 4, 2018. Meade retired from active duty in 2015 after 30 years of service.
  • Parents: Do you know where your children are?

    One of my favorite aspects of this time of year is being able to enjoy being outside. The weather is getting warm, we all start seeing the neighborhood kids in their yards, or out riding their bikes, and throwing the football in the yard, etc. Unfortunately, we also sometimes see young children wandering around the streets alone, or left unattended in vehicles.
  • Bioenvironmental Engineering reports Water Quality

    Colorado Springs Utilities supplies drinking water to Peterson Air Force Base. Base personnel can get the facts about the water they drink from the recently released CSU - 2018 Water Quality Report. This report (reporting period Jan. 1 – Dec. 31, 2017) informs the public about the water quality and services CSU delivers to the base every day.
  • Michelle Mras: Traumatic brain injury survivor

    No one gets up in the morning thinking they’re going to get into a car accident, but when it happens it can change your life, said Michelle Mras, a former Air Force spouse, inspirational speaker, personal success coach and author.
  • Small Business Office brings business to base

    Bringing a business to a military base can be difficult for those lacking knowledge of the process, which requires different steps than setting up a business in the local economy.
  • CPO keeps employees on track at Peterson AFB

    The Civilian Personnel Office, located at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, advises managers, supervisors and employees on civilian personnel functions and processes to ensure compliance with federal laws and regulations.
  • PAFB master sergeant selectees announced

    – Master sergeant selects gather for a group photo outside the museum on Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., May 25, 2018. At the rank of master sergeant, an airman enters the senior noncommissioned tier and transitions his or her duties from front line technicians and supervisors to operational leaders. (U.S. Air Force photo by Robb Lingley)
  • From humble beginnings

    Tonya Bonner, 21st Space Wing civilian personnel flight chief, serves over 2,900 Department of Defense civilians with a staff of 20 employees.
  • Airmen reenlist at Peterson AFB

    Airmen from Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., reenlisted in front of the Thunderbirds on the flight line, May 22, 2018. The Thunderbirds were at Peterson AFB in preparation for the U.S. Air Force Academy graduation, May 23, 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Dennis Hoffman)
  • AF and Canada aircraft displayed at Peterson AFB

    These photos feature aircraft from the Air Force and Canada that are involved in activities supporting expeditionary missions around the world. They were at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., May 9-12, 2018, where they were on public display and participated in a flyover to celebrate the 60th anniversary of North American Aerospace Defense Command.