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  • Air Combat Command Global Hawk training detachment transcends

    A recent shift of control over the RQ-4 Global Hawk has been implemented within the 69th Reconnaissance Group Detachment 2. As of June 2019, the 69th RG transformed into the 319th Operations Group Det. 2. Even though the name changed, their mission stays the same supporting national objectives.
  • Recce Town offers Maintainer for a day

    Airmen from various career fields now have a chance to learn about how their impact and mission comes together to make the bigger picture with maintainers.Airman 1st Class Nicholas Morris, 9th Communication Squadron mission defense team technician, and Staff Sgt. Stephanie Echeverria-Correa, 9th Force Support Squadron NCOIC of customer support,
  • Air Force stands up Air Force Medical Readiness Agency

    In a ceremony Friday at the Defense Health Headquarters in Falls Church, Virginia, the Air Force Medical Service stood up a new field operating agency, the Air Force Medical Readiness Agency. Lt. Gen. Dorothy Hogg, Air Force Surgeon General, and Brig. Gen. Mark Koeniger, incoming AFMRA commander, spoke at the ceremony, heralding a new era in Air Force Medicine.
  • Scabies confirmed at Beale childcare center, treatment measures set in place

    Due to confirmed cases of scabies at the Beale Child Development Center (CDC), the 9th Medical Group will issue home treatment kits to parents and caregivers at the CDC during both morning drop-off and afternoon pick-up hours on Tuesday, July 2, as a proactive measure to contain this harmless but bothersome condition. Following six confirmed cases of scabies, isolated to the CDC preschool rooms, the 9th MDG will take an assertive approach to prevent further spread of the condition by providing the potentially exposed children, adult caregivers and their entire households with a prescription cream to be applied at home. This cream will eliminate the scabies mites and their eggs.
  • Releasing the Dragon: 9th AMXS maintainers’ U-2 launch operations

    Recce Town's maintainers are always hard at work making sure our pilots can fly whenever needed. They play an essential role in delivering world-wide reconnaissance. Wherever U-2s are flying, it is because maintainers made it possible.
  • 319th Air Base Wing Redesignates as 319th Reconnaissance Wing

    The redesignation of the 319th Air Base Wing at Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota, to the 319th Reconnaissance Wing took place today, June 28, 2019.
  • Air Force Medical Service unveils new model for active duty care

    In an effort to return more Airmen to duty quicker, the Air Force is rolling out a new medical model to restore the overall readiness of our military. Under the new Air Force Medical Reform model, dedicated provider care teams will be aligned to an Operational Medical Readiness Squadron primarily focused on proactively treating active duty Airmen and improving their availability to support the warfighting mission. Care for non-active duty patients, primarily the families of service members and military retirees, will be handled by separate provider teams aligned to a Health Care Operations Squadron.
  • Ruffin’ it Recce Style

    Ruffin’ it Recce Style is a commentary piece from the perspective of Myla, a dog with the purpose of providing recreational reconnaissance on pet friendly adventures in the community.
  • Beale Airman earns Bronze Star

    Master Sgt. John Brahm, 69th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron Det. 1 section chief, network operations, was presented a Bronze Star Medal June 19, 2019 for his meritorious achievement while deployed to Forward Operating Base O-Cobb, Kabul, Afghanistan.
  • Dual military Airmen promoted together, product of Air Force flexibility

    Being a dual-military family can be difficult and sometimes taxing wondering where the Air Force will take you. Recently, Recce Town promoted a couple to the rank of Colonel, at the same time and they give credit to the flexibility of the Air Force.