21st SW
  • Marriage: Air Force to Air Force

    According to the Air Force Personnel Center there are more than 27,000 active-duty Airmen, just under 10 percent of the active-duty Air Force, married to another active- duty Airman, and about 1,500 active-duty Airmen married to an active-duty member of another military service.
  • Peterson AFB library refurbished

    Col. Todd Moore (Left), 21st Space Wing commander and Rebecca Perkins (Right), 21st Force Support Squadron supervisory librarian perform a ribbon cutting ceremony at the library on Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, Feb. 9, 2018. The library was refurbished with new paint, texture, and furniture.
  • Keeping you in the loop one message at a time

    Sending an alert text message to Airmen every 15 minutes during an emergency situation is one very small piece of the equation that makes up what is the Colorado Springs Regional Command Post, which is located at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado.
  • From ice to concrete: Rosales pursues passion for hockey

    When other Airmen see Lt. Col. Miguel Rosales, 21st Space Wing plans and programs chief, blocking attempted goals in a USA vs. Canada Ball Hockey Tournament at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, they might be surprised to learn that he has only played hockey for the past decade.
  • 21st Space Wing Annual Award nominees

    PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – 21st Space Wing Annual Award nominees pose for a group photo with Col. Todd Moore (Left), 21st SW commander and Chief Master Sgt. Mark Bronson (Right), 21 SW command chief at the Annual Award Medallion Ceremony on Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, Feb. 5, 2018. The winners were announced at the Annual Award
  • Scholarships for Military Children

    Having put 2017 in the rear view mirror, some military families are turning to the first big deadline of 2018: finalizing their Scholarships for Military Children applications in time for the program’s Feb. 16 application cutoff.
  • 561st NOS assists with 1,000 food boxes for local food banks, homeless

    Active duty, civilians, contractors and dependents from the 561st Network Operations Squadron at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, assisted with about 1,000 boxes of food for the 2018 Martin Luther King Jr. Care and Share Food Bank Event, Jan. 15, 2018.
  • Carbon Monoxide: the Silent Threat

    “Each year, more than 400 Americans die from unintentional carbon monoxide poisoning not linked to fires, more than 20,000 visit the emergency room, and more than 4,000 are hospitalized, “ according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
  • Past the thin red line: Be courteous when driving on base

    For some, waking up in the morning comes with a fairly regular routine. This may include hitting the off button on the alarm clock at 5:30 a.m., taking a 10-minute shower, eating breakfast and heading out the door.
  • Bataan Memorial Death March: 26 miles of high desert and perseverance

    The Bataan Memorial Death March is a challenging 26.2-mile trek through the desert terrain of the White Sands Missile Range. The march honors heroic service members who defended the Philippine Islands during World War II.