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  • No good options: Vietnam POW shares story of captivity

    Retired Air Force Lt. Col. John Yuill and his crew on a B-52 Stratofortress were shot down over Hanoi, Vietnam, Dec. 22, 1972, and held captive until March 1973 when he and other POWs were released as part of Operation Homecoming. Yuill shared his story at Sheppard AFB, Texas, Sept. 21, 2018.
  • SAFB kicks off Feds Feed Families campaign, benefits WFAFB

    Sheppard AFB will team up to with the Feds Feed Families campaign to collect donations from Sept.18-Oct. 23 for Wichita Falls Area Food Bank to stay stocked during low-giving season months. The theme for this food drive is “Team Sheppard: one team, one fight against hunger."
  • MSAS, nation partners meet at Sheppard for C-130 training

    The 818th Mobility Support Advisory Squadron out of Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, trained maintainers from the Chadian and Nigerien air forces during a three-week venture that provided intermediate to advanced level C-130E/H maintenance training as part of an effort to promote air mobility operations and procedures to help develop their air mobility systems.
  • 11 selected for promotion in supplemental process

    The Air Force selected 11 Sheppard AFB Airmen for promotion during the September enlisted in-system supplemental promotion process.
  • Sheppard in Photos

    Sheppard in Photos highlights training and mission support activities at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas.
  • New policy prohibits ride share services on Sheppard

    A new installation policy prohibits ride share programs from serving customers on Sheppard AFB, the 82nd Security Forces Squadron announced recently.
  • Farmer cultivates success, earns ACE student award

    Staff Sgt. Caleb Farmer, an aircraft fuel systems apprentice with the 446th Maintenance Squadron at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington, graduated from the 361st Training Squadron’s course Sept. 7, 2018.
  • 82nd MDG breaks ground on new clinic

    The 82nd Medical Group at Sheppard AFB, Texas, broke ground on a new, state-of-the-art $79-million clinic Sept. 10, 2018, to mark a new era in health care at the base.
  • Club brings back quick, healthy lunch option

    The Sheppard Club is bringing back a lunchtime dining option with soup, salad, sandwiches and more beginning Sept. 5, 2018.
  • AF reservist aces instrument, flight control systems course

    Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Ashlyn Schneider, a native of Minneapolis, Minnesota, graduated from the 365th Training Squadron’s instrument and flight control system apprentice course at Sheppard AFB Aug. 30, 2018, earning the ace student award.

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