• New year, new name, same great content: "The Air Force Starts Here" podcast

    New year, new name, same great content on the latest episode of Air Education and Training Command’s "The Air Force Starts Here" podcast series, released Jan. 2, 2020.
  • Meet the 340th HQ Airmen: Shane MacDonald

    JOINT-BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas –WHERE ARE YOU FROM? Bay City, MichiganDID YOU SERVE IN THE MILITARY? 25 years total military service on active duty, ART, and TR. I am now a GS employeeHOW LONG WITH THE 340TH FTG? Since June 2019WHAT IS YOUR DUTY TITLE? Emergency ManagerHOW DOES YOUR JOB SUPPORT THE 340TH FTG MISSION? I manage the Emergency
  • 340th FTG On-the -Spot Award winners: Nov.-Dec. 2019

    JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas – Anthoney Smith, financial management travel lead, and  Master Sgt. Julia Tovar, Command Section, Administrative Support non-commissioned officer in charge, have been chosen as the November and December 2019, 340th Flying Training Group, “On-the-Spot” award winners by Col. Allen Duckworth, group commander.The
  • Is there value in gadgets and gizmos that are soon forgotten?

    JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas – The holiday season is in full swing, with all the accompanying anticipation (and dread). For many, including me, there always seems to be far too much to do in far too little time and the frantic effort to make sure everything is perfect strips the joy from the most meaningful aspect of the season: People.In
  • 340th FTG thankful for second new BMT graduate

    JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas – The 340th Flying Training Group is thankful for the group's second brand new Airman, who was welcomed to the fold the day after Thanksgiving by group members and families during the Nov. 22 basic military training graduation parade at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas.New group member Airman First Class
  • 340th FTG process improvement event tackles Reserve status pay issues

    JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas – Subject matter experts from across the 340th Flying Training Group gathered here Nov. 19-21 for a continuous process improvement event to address pay problems resulting when members transition between statuses, such as Active-Guard Reserve to Traditional Reserve or vice versa.The CPI event was led by 340th
  • Holiday Season

    Holiday greeting message from Air Force leadership to Airmen and their families.
  • Safety: A key component in any good holiday celebration

    Throughout the past decade, 35 Airmen lost their lives to on- and off-duty preventable accidents during the holidays. Last winter alone, Airmen suffered 251 accidents that took them out of work at least one day, with a cost to readiness of nearly 11 work years.
  • Two Air Force T-38 Talons mishap NEWS RELEASE #003

    Two Vance Air Force Base Airmen were killed on Nov. 21 at approximately 9:10 a.m. during a T-38C Talon training mission
  • Rated officer volunteers needed to support aviation diversity outreach

    Air Force Recruiting Service Detachment 1 is encouraging units to nominate Air Force rated officers from across the Total Force to support outreach and engagement activities designed to increase aviation diversity and support youth aviation awareness.

340th FTG Mission, Vision, Priorities