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  • The 49th MXG changes command

    Col. Joseph Campo, 49th WG commander, presided over the 49th Maintenance Group Change of Command ceremony, at which Col. Tim Harbor, outgoing 49th MXG commander, relinquished command to Col. Thomas Preston, incoming 49th MXG commander.
  • Quarantine cheat code

    To maintain mission readiness and using a team approach amidst COVID-19 travel restrictions, maintenance professionals and engineers from the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center performed depot-level repairs on three 49th Wing aircraft here.In order to prevent a standard 14-day mandatory quarantine required by personnel traveling through
  • Holloman Salutes COVID 19 workers

    A four-ship formation of F-16 Vipers from Holloman Air Force Base soared through the skies across southern New Mexico May 15 in a special salute to the region’s COVID-19 frontline workers.The salute, part of the “Air Force Salutes” campaign, was a way that Airmen were able to honor the healthcare workers, first responders, and other essential
  • A new normal

    “Creating a new normal.” This phrase has become increasingly popular as societies worldwide continue to take preventative measures to decrease the spread of COVID-19. Since face-to-face interactions have been significantly limited, all aspects of everyday life seem to have been altered as well. While the physical aspect is readily visible, Airmen must also monitor their less obvious Comprehensive Airman Fitness pillar of mental wellness.
  • Airmen of the night, POL

    Petroleum, oil and lubricants’ importance to the 49th Wing mission.
  • 311th Fighter Squadron graduates Class 19-DBH

    Twelve F-16 Viper student pilots graduated from the 311th Fighter Squadron’s F-16 Basic Course, during a ceremony, May 8, 2020, here. The F-16 B-course is a 37-week long course required for all student pilots. On average, B-Course students log 70-hours of flying time over 59 sorties in addition to roughly 245-hours of academic training and 69-hours of flight simulator training.
  • 49th LRS implements new CDL test

    Holloman Air Force Base is the ninth Air Force installation to adopt the new American Association for Motor Vehicle Administrator/Commercial Driver License certification process. The Air Force Headquarters standardized a lesson plan primarily based off of AAMVA standards.
  • Airmen of the night, command post

    What the 49th Wing command post does and how it affects the base mission.
  • Man’s best friend retires after nine years of service

    Military working dog Bruno, 49th Security Forces Squadron explosive detector dog, retired April 24, 2020, at Holloman Air Force Base, N.M.
  • 49th Wing 1st Quarter load competition

    12 Airmen from the 9th Aircraft Maintenance Unit, 29th AMU, 314th AMU and 311th AMU competed in the 49th Wing’s first quarter load competition, April 27-28, here.