Tag: 340FTG
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Citizen Airman guides student pilots into ‘mosaic of airpower’

    Pilot training is first a leadership program
  • Part-time Airman is also a part-time ninja

    Reserve duty enables Citizen Airman to focus on personal and professional priorities
  • SPOTLIGHT: Senior Master Sgt. Kwame Tawiah

     WHERE ARE YOU FROM?My father is from Ghana in West Africa my mother is from Brooklyn and I was raised in NY HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN IN THE AIR FORCE?I have been in the Air Force for 29 years HOW LONG IN THE RESERVES? WHAT IS YOUR STATUS? (AGR, TR, ART)?I have been in the reserves for 19 years. I am currently an AGR but I have also been an ART and a