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  • 49th EMS conducts first ever depot-level repair on Holloman F-16s

    For the first time at Holloman, Airmen from the 49th Equipment Maintenance Squadron performed F-16 Viper depot-level repairs, and maintenance which included the overhaul, upgrading, rebuilding, retesting of weapon systems, parts, components, and other key parts of the aircraft.

  • Retired CMSAF #13 visits Holloman

    Retired Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force #13 Jim Finch speaks with 49th Wing chief master sergeants at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico, Aug. 25, 2023. Before becoming the chief master sergeant of the Air Force, Finch served in multiple professional military education instructor roles across

  • 19th AF command team visits Holloman

    Team Holloman welcomed U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Clark Quinn, 19th Air Force commander, and U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Justin Apticar, 19th Air Force command chief, for a tour of the installation Aug. 23-25, 2023.

  • 49th Wing command chief rides in Holloman F-16 for the first time

    Airmen from the 311th Aircraft Maintenance Unit perform an engine check at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico, Aug. 15, 2023. Familiarization flights are used to educate non-flyers and demonstrate how routine flying missions are conducted at the installation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st

  • Multi-capable PMEL Airmen assist fuels

    In an effort to create more multi-capable Airmen, maintainers from the 49th Component Maintenance Squadron fuels section have taken it upon themselves to train precision measurement equipment laboratory Airmen on fuels operations. This cross-Air Force Specialty Code training is intended to allow

  • 49th Wing 2nd quarter award ceremony

    The 49th Wing’s 2nd quarter award winners were recognized by U.S. Air Force Col. Justin Spears, 49th Wing commander, and U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Jeffrey Martin, 49th Wing command chief, in a ceremony here, Aug. 11, 2023. The winners were selected based on their technical expertise,

  • Senior defense officials visit Holloman, learn about 49th Wing mission

    Gilbert R. Cisneros Jr., Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness, and Alex Wagner, Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Manpower and Reserve Affairs, visited Holloman to learn about the critical contributions to national defense made at the base and what the day-to-day life is

  • 29th ATKS takes a different angle during ACE Grand Warrior

    Two Holloman MQ-9 Reapers from the 29th Attack Squadron, and a small contingent of maintainers from the 29th and 9th Aircraft Maintenance Units, made their way to Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota, marking the beginning of Agile Combat Employment Grand Warrior on July 14, 2023.

  • 2023 Casa’s Big Give

    The Big Give event made a comeback this year after being dormant for four years due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It was once hosted by the 49th Force Support Squadron and has now been adopted by Casa Auto Group, making it the 13th Annual Big Give in Alamogordo, New Mexico.The Big Give, now hosted by