Peterson AFB
  • Air Force opens space training to allies, accelerates Space Acquisition

    Citing the National Defense Strategy, Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson announced that beginning in 2019 the Air Force is opening its space training to allies during her keynote speech at the 34th Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, Colorado. April 17, 2018.
  • A life pushed to the limit

    In 2011, Master Sgt. Jeff Roberts, National Security Space Institute flight chief for Space 300, volunteered to be stationed at Thule Air Base, Greenland, on a one-year assignment. He went there not knowing what was about to happen in his personal life.
  • Supplements are not food: Four tips to help you stay healthy

    We all want to make sure that we are getting the most out of our food. From the time we are taught about basic human biology in middle and high school to adulthood, we are told to “eat your fruits and veggies if you want to become big and strong.” But we live in an age where “fast is better,” and eating fruits and vegetables is “for them health nuts.” More and more adults, and even children, get their vitamins and nutrients not from food, but from supplements.
  • Bringing innovation to the mission

    The 21st Space Wing at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, has seven missile warning radars located strategically around the world that are constantly looking for ballistic missiles inbound to the North American continent. Their mission is to execute combined global capabilities, to defend the homeland, and enable space combat operations.
  • Gold Knight award

    Col. Todd Moore, 21st Space Wing commander, presents the 21st SW Gold Knight award to the Force Management Team at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., April 4, 2018. Over the last month, tiger teams were formed to carry out the assigned Military Personnel Flight goals. (U.S. Air Force photo by Cameron Hunt)
  • Peterson to implement big change to north gate hours

    Peterson Air Force Base patrons can expect to see changes to the north gate’s hours of operation come April 9, 2018.
  • Finding the arts: Airman pursues passions through community

    Upon arrival at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, in 2017, one Airman took advantage of local opportunities to further his love for the arts.
  • Colorado Reserve wings host local civic, military leaders

    Col. James DeVere, the 302nd Airlift Wing commander, explains the Reserve wing’s aerial port mission to members of the Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC’s Military Affairs Council, Area Chiefs of Staff forum during a meeting hosted by 302nd AW and 310th Space Wing commanders at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado March 21, 2018.
  • Bataan Memorial Death March

    Gen. Jay Raymond, Air Force Space Command commander, stands with retired Chief Master Sgt. Howard Bergbower at the Bataan Memorial Death March at White Sands Missile Range Mar. 25, 2018. Bergbower is a Bataan Death March survivor. (Courtesy photo)
  • Room of Horrors tests your wits

    The 21st Medical Group created a new way for Airmen to test their skills in spotting safety hazards at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado during Safety Awareness Week from March 11-17, 2018.