• Air Force implements new parental leave policy, secondary caregivers given 21 days

    In accordance with the Department of Defense Military Parental Leave Program, the Air Force announced an expansion to its parental leave policy on non-chargeable leave entitlements following the birth or adoption of a child.
  • Total force is vital part of pilot training at Columbus AFB

    The total force concept has been a big part of the Air Force’s mission to fly, fight and win. The 43rd Flying Training Squadron, an Air Force Reserve squadron, has been helping produce pilots here for 28 years.
  • 340th Flying Training Group hosts 2018 spring MUTA

    340th Flying Training Group hosts June 7-8 mandatory unit training assembly at Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas.
  • Distinctive flag ceremony honors retiring chief

    340th FTG superintendent retires after nearly 30 years of service.
  • Liberty Wing embraces unique recruitment visit

    An Air Force Reserve military training instructor recruiter visited the 512th Airlift Wing on a recruitment mission June 6 - 10, 2018, at Dover Air Force Base, Delaware.
  • SPOTLIGHT: Tech. Sgt. Janina Eva White

    WHERE ARE YOU ORIGINALLY FROM?Copperas Cove, Texas HOW LONG IN THE RESERVES? WHAT IS YOUR STATUS (AGR, TR, ART)?1.5 Years (TR)HOW LONG WITH THE 340TH FTG?1.5 YearsWHAT IS YOUR DUTY TITLE?Assistant NCOIC Force Management HOW DOES YOUR JOB SUPPORT 340TH FTG MISSION?My job mainly focuses on manning support for all the GSU’s. Gaining new personnel and
  • 340th CPI team finds way to pay members faster

    Show me the money! Thanks to a recent continuous process improvement event held here, the 340th Flying Group Financial Management section will be able to show official travelers their money a little faster. A six-month review of the travel voucher submission\completion processes revealed that 17 percent of vouchers were paid beyond the 30-day 340th
  • 43rd FTS pilot invests in fur-baby futures

    43rd Flying Training Squadron pilot invests time, money, personal airplane to help transport shelter animals to their forever homes.
  • Reserve Citizen Airmen chat & chew with TV celebs

    Two Reserve Citizen Airmen and their children were recently featured guests on ABC’s The Chew during an episode designed to honor military members and veterans, and to kick off the annual U.S. Navy’s Fleet Week in New York City. Recommended for the program by the Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs’ New York office, the family traveled from
  • SPOTLIGHT: Master Sgt. Kourtney Willich

    WHERE ARE YOU ORIGINALLY FROM? Southern California HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN IN THE AIR FORCE?  12 years HOW MUCH OF THAT TIME IS RESERVE? WHAT IS YOUR STATUS (AGR, TR, ART)? I worked for the active duty for 8 of the 12 years as a straight civilian and a TR. I’ve been an ART. I am now an AGR. WHAT IS YOUR DUTY TITLE? I am a personnelist. My current