• 340th FTG On the Spot Award winner: Master Sgt. Pamela Lilly

    JOINT-BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas - Master Sgt. Pamela Lilly, superintendent, Commander Support Staff, has been chosen as the March 2019, 340th Flying Training Group, “On the Spot” award winner.Lilly was recognized for the tremendous progress she has made over the last couple of months updating the 340th FTG office file plans and records
  • Part-time Airman is also a part-time ninja

    Reserve duty enables Citizen Airman to focus on personal and professional priorities
  • Meet the HQ Airmen: Master Sgt. Angelina Manby

    WHERE ARE YOU FROM?  Born in Austin, TX (0-5 years old), raised in Honolulu, HI (5-18 years old)HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN IN THE AIR FORCE? 16.5 yearsHOW LONG IN THE RESERVES? WHAT IS YOUR STATUS? (AGR, TR, ART)? 1 year and 3 months.  Currently an ART, before that I was a TR, before that I was active duty..WHY DID YOU JOIN?  I joined because at the
  • 340th FTG On the Spot Award winners: Jan.-Feb. 2019

    JOINT-BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas –Tech Sgt. Brett Daniel, financial services technician, and Tech. Sgt. Kassandra Farani, assistant noncommissioned officer, in charge, force management, have been chosen as the January and February 2019, 340th Flying Training Group, “On the Spot” award winners.Daniel, the January winner, was recognized for the
  • 340th leaders gather for semi-annual summit

    JOINT-BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas – During the semi-annual commanders’ summit held in Fredericksburg, Texas, March 4-7, 340th Flying Training Group and subordinate squadron senior leaders gathered to discuss common concerns, hear updates from headquarters staff on process improvements and logistics and administrative developments, and outline
  • 433rd TRS facilitates 37th TRW teambuilding event

    JOINT-BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas – Reserve Citizen Airmen assigned to the 433rd Training Squadron at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, supported their host wing, the 37th Training Wing, in the wing’s Feb. 26-27 senior leader conference at the San Antonio Alamodome.The 433rd TRS, a subordinate squadron of the 340th Flying Training Group,
  • 97th FTS members change cancer patient’s life

    Although 97th Flying Training Squadron T-6 Instructor Pilot Lt. Col. Jeremy Downs didn’t know his neighbor’s grandson Connor at all, when he learned that the preschooler had been diagnosed with cancer and that the child wanted to be a pilot someday, Downs made up his mind to provide Connor with the most memorable day possible.He couldn’t do it
  • Citizen Airman enjoying his best life in Del Rio

    JOINT-BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas – Many people who have never been there think Laughlin Air Force Base, in Del Rio, Texas,  is too close to the edge of the earth. But one citizen Airman and his family are living their best life in Del Rio and they don’t have plans to move anytime soon.Lt. Col. Brian Boettger, 96th Flying Training Squadron,
  • 340th FTG helps fight hunger

    A dozen people from the 340th Flying Training Group headquarters (including two members’ spouses) joined forces with city-wide volunteers Feb. 22 to help fight hunger in southwest Texas. During the San Antonio Foodbank volunteer event, organized by Master Sgt. Angelina Manby, group occupational safety manager, and Tech. Sgt. Kassandra Farani,
  • New 433rd military training instructor earns commandant, instructor excellence awards

    JOINT-BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas – The 433rd Training Squadron, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, welcomed four new military training instructors to the Raider family following the MTI school graduation this month. One of those graduates, Tech. Sgt. Sammuel Alanis, took home the commandant and excellence in instruction awards, as well. In