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  • 54th FG to conduct night flying ops

    F-16 pilots from the 54th Fighter Group here will conduct routine night flying operations Oct. 2-20, 2017.
  • 8th Fighter Squadron receives final 6-ship

    The 8th Fighter Squadron received its final six F-16 Fighting Falcons from Hill Air Force Base, Utah, Sept. 21, 2017. This completes the 8th Fighter Squadron arrival of aircraft here at Holloman. The Air Force determined that Holloman fulfills its need to host F-16 Formal Training Unit squadrons. These squadrons will allow the Air Force to increase
  • Holloman participates in an active shooter exercise

    Members of the 49th Security Forces Squadron administer Self Aid Buddy Care to Senior Airman Carlos Garcia, 49th Medical Group medic, during an exercise Sept. 20, 2017 at Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. The purpose of an active shooter exercise is to test and evaluate Holloman’s scene response, as well as base wide notification and lockdown
  • Commander Recommended Reading List

    Col. Houston Cantwell, 49th Wing commander, shares his first recommended reading list with Airmen Sept 19, 2017 here. The 20 books on the reading list are as follows: AIRPOWERPredator, By Richard WhiteMasters of the Air, By Donald L. MillerI Could Never Be So Lucky Again, By General James H. "Jimmy" Doolittle with Carroll V. GainesBoyd: The Fighter
  • Air Force Ball 2017

    Holloman’s Fighting 49ers saluted to 70 years of air, space and cyberspace power with the Holloman Air Force Ball at Hangar 301 on Holloman Air Force Base N.M., Sept. 16, 2017. The ball celebrates the official birthdate of the U.S. Air Force, Sept. 18, 1947. Seventy years ago, President Truman signed the National Security Act, establishing a new

    The 49th Medical Support Squadron commander has been relieved of command pending the outcome of a criminal investigation. The Air Force takes all criminal allegations seriously and will continue to work with local law enforcement authorities. More information will be provided upon conclusion of the investigation. Local authorities have
  • HAFB honors POW/MIA

    Holloman Air Force Base honored the service members who were prisoners of war and those missing in action with a 24 hour vigil and run, September 14 - 15. “There is no better occasion to come together than to commemorate prisoners of war and those missing in action,” said Col. Houston Cantwell, 49th Wing commander. “I am proud to show these men
  • 2017 HAFB all call

    Col. Houston Cantwell, 49th Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Barrington Bartlett, 49th Wing command chief, held a wing-wide all call Monday, Aug. 28, 2017. Cantwell spoke about his command vision for Holloman, hitting his key points of pride, people and performance. “We are going to talk about our mission,” Cantwell said. “We are going to
  • Commentary: What to expect during UEI Capstone visit

    The “New” Air Force Inspection System is not so new anymore at five years old.  However, it’s still possible that the upcoming Capstone event is the first time you’ve witnessed it in person.  As the 49th Operations Group commander, I wanted to share some of my experiences with Team Holloman in hopes that you have a better understanding on what the