• Bombs away

  • Philippines Civic Action Medals awarded to 6th SOS Airmen

    Nineteen members of the 6th Special Operations Squadron received the Philippines Civic Action Medal June 5 at Mactan Benito Ebuen Air Base, Philippines from Philippine Air Force Brig. Gen. Michael Mendoza, 205th Tactical Helicopter Wing commander. The 6th SOS was in the Philippines to train on the squadron's mission-essential task list and to train
  • 16th Maintenance Group welcomes new commander

    The 16th Maintenance Group deputy commander became the group's new commander during a ceremony here July 7 in Freedom Hangar. Col. Socrates Greene took command of the Air Force's largest maintenance group from Col. John Cooper, who is moving just down the street to become the Air Force Special Operations Command director of logistics. "I know that
  • Home at last

  • Fire it up

  • Hurlburt Field honors fallen comrade

    Michael Jackson's "You Are Not Alone," played in the background during the funeral service for Tech. Sgt. Earnest "Rock" Rockamore June 29, at the base chapel. As the music played, a myriad of pictures scrolled across a projection screen displaying his life, military career and family. The memorial service came as a somber conclusion to the June 16
  • AF names aircrew life support winners; AFSOC Airman among recipients

    An Air Force Special operations commando assigned to the Operations Training Division was recently recognized as one of the Air Force's best when the 2005 Outstanding USAF Aircrew Life Support Awards were announced. Master Sgt. Richard Colson, life support superintendent, was named 2005 Outstanding USAF Aircrew Life Support Headquarters Staff
  • Youth center opens registration

    The 16th Services Squadron Youth Center has begun registration for its annual basketball clinic, which will be held July 26 for 6 – 10-year-olds and July 27 for 11-year-olds and up. The clinic is free to all participants and will be held at the youth center for up to 30 children per day. The clinic consists of teaching children the basic
  • 720th Airmen build homes to help locals

    Airmen from the 720th Special Tactics Group are teaming up with the local Habitat for Humanity to build homes for Northwest Florida families in need. The Pensacola Habitat for Humanity, which serves Escambia and Santa Rosa counties, has moved 28 families into new homes since January. Hurlburt's special operations Air-men, civilians and family