• Reserve Citizen Airman accepts Hidden Heroes Award

    JOINT-BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas – Reserve Citizen Airman Lt. Col. Thomas Lessner, 39th Flying Training Squadron director of operations, accepted the Schertz Cibolo Selma Area Chamber of Commerce May 2019 Hidden Hero Award during a May 21 ceremony held at the Schertz Civic Center, Schertz, Texas.The Hidden Heroes program, managed by the
  • Memorial Day weekend marks beginning of swimming season

    Memorial Day Weekend typically marks the beginning of the swimming season for many.  May is also National Water Safety Month.  Before you begin your plans, please make sure to incorporate a few safeguards such as checking the weather for marine warnings, watches and alerts issued by the National Weather Service (www.weather.gov).Safety RemindersDid
  • Spring MUTA features awards, promotion, re-enlistment

    HQ 340th FTG members gather for Spring training assembly
  • Flight commanders gather for annual workshop

    JOINT-BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas – Flight commanders from the 340th Flying Training Group’s six flying training squadrons gathered last week in Fredericksburg, Texas, for the annual flight commanders’ workshop.Although topics of discussion ranged from improving and standardizing processes to highlighting individual and team contributions, the
  • On-the-Spot Award winner: Tech. Sgt. Christian Delgado

    JOINT-BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas - Tech. Sgt. Christian Delgado, 340th Flying Training Group information technology section chief, was named the April On-the-Spot Award winner by Col. Allen Duckworth, group commander.The commander implemented the award to provide immediate and visible recognition for the contributions of exceptional civilian
  • Armed Forces Day: honoring America’s service members

    JOINT-BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas – In the daily hustle and bustle of life, some special observances may seem to take us by surprise, like Armed Forces Day. If that’s the case for you this year, mark your calendar now for Saturday, May 18, 2019 (and, while you’re at it, for Saturday, May 16, 2020 as well).Armed Forces Day, established Aug. 31,
  • Sallee assumes command of 97th Flying Training Squadron

    97th Flying Training Squadron welcomes new leadership
  • 340th FTG names 1st quarter award winners

    JOINT-BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas – Col. Allen Duckworth, 340th Flying Training Group commander, has announced the 2019 first quarter award winners. The commander also announced the addition of two new award categories, Flight Commander and Civilian. Congratulations to all the winners!
  • An Airman’s Story: From homeless child to squadron superintendent

    JOINT-BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas – As a child, Tricia Adolphues lived in a car with her mom, little brother and sister shortly after moving to South Central Los Angeles, California. Today, the Air Force Reserve senior master sergeant is the 5th Flying Training Squadron superintendent at Vance Air Force Base, Oklahoma.Living in a car is a
  • Retired pilot returns to AF cockpit via Reserve service

    Retired Airman returns to serve community