• Warner awarded Airman's Medal for saving father, daughter from fiery crash

    Maj. Justin Warner, an introduction to fighter fundamentals instructor with the 97th Flying Training Squadron, was awarded the Airman's Medal for saving the life of a father and his daughter after their vehicle rolled and caught fire in January 2018.
  • 22nd AF leaders gather at 433rd TRS for senior leader summit

    JOINT-BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas – Maj. Gen. Craig LaFave, 22nd Air Force commander, and 22nd AF wing senior leaders traveled to the 433rd Training Squadron at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas for a senior leader summit Nov. 13-15. Lt. Col. Christopher Victoria, 433rd TRS commander, welcomed the numbered Air Force senior leaders, and
  • Backdoor Theatre to perform 'White Christmas' at Sheppard

    Backdoor Theatre in Wichita Falls, Texas, will put on a special performance at Sheppard Air Force Base's base theatre Dec. 3, 2018, when it takes the holiday classic "White Christmas" on the road as a tribute to those who serve.
  • On the Spot Award Winner: Tech. Sgt. Brianne Blackstock

    JOINT-BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas –Tech. Sgt. Brianne Blackstock, 340th Flying Training Group Command Section, Administrative Support NCOIC, has been chosen as the October 340th FTG, “On the Spot” award winner. Col. Allen Duckworth, 340th FTG Commander, created the award to facilitate On the Spot recognition, promote productivity and provide
  • SPOTLIGHT: Master Sgt. Jennifer Robles

    JOINT-BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas –  WHERE ARE YOU FROM?  California HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN IN THE AIR FORCE?  14 years HOW LONG IN THE RESERVES? WHAT IS YOUR STATUS (AGR, TR, ART)?  10 years, currently an ART WHY DID YOU JOIN?  Family history of military members HOW LONG WITH THE 340TH FTG?  A bit over a one year WHAT IS YOUR DUTY TITLE? 
  • BMT curriculum changes focused on inspiring, developing Airmen

    After listening to feedback from the field, a few changes to the Air Force Basic Military Training curriculum will transform trainees into more combat ready Airmen.
  • Never fly faster than your guardian angel can maintain your equipment

    On Sept. 18, 2018, a T-6A Texan II training sortie from JBSA-Randolph experienced an in-flight emergency requiring the pilots to eject from the aircraft. The investigation is underway. Limitations on discussing the technical aspects of the incident present a unique opportunity to focus on the human story so easily lost in a sea of facts, figures and carefully worded press releases; an opportunity to focus on the pilots, the dedicated team of maintenance professionals whose equipment saved their lives and how their destinies became inextricably linked on that warm September afternoon.
  • 340th FTG holds SNCO Induction Ceremony

    JOINT-BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas – Members from the 340th Flying Training Group gathered to celebrate the induction of Senior Master Sgt. Craig Pfister and Master Sgt. Angelina Manby into the senior noncommissioned officer corps at Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas on Nov. 1.The Senior NCO Induction Ceremony is a long-standing tradition
  • 340th FTG names 3rd quarter award winners

    JOINT-BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas – Col. Allen Duckworth, 340th Flying Training Group commander, has announced the third quarter 340 FTG award winners:- Noncommissioned Officer - Tech. Sgt. Shonta Belton, 97th Flying Training Squadron- Senior Noncommissioned Officer – Senior Master Sgt. Tricia Adolphues, 5th Flying Training Squadron- Company
  • On the Spot Award Winner: Master Sgt. Faith Wells

    JOINT-BASE SAN ANTONIO-Randolph, Texas – Master Sgt. Faith Wells, 340th Flying Training Group Financial Services section chief, has been chosen as the first 340th FTG, “On the Spot” award winner. Col. Allen Duckworth, Commander, created the award to facilitate On the Spot recognition, promote productivity and provide immediate and visible