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  • Contracting leader has roots at Robins

    Maj. Gen. Casey Blake is no stranger to Robins Air Force Base.Blake, the deputy assistant secretary for contracting at the office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition in Washington, D.C., was stationed here as an acquisition contracting officer for the F-15 program  in

  • New SAPR guidance details reporting options for victims of sexual assault

    The issue of retaliation in a sexual abuse case is so important the findings of an ongoing study will be described in President Barack Obama's presidential report in December.New guidance for Sexual Abuse Response Coordinators came out in May describing how to respond if a victim is being retaliated

  • Message from OPM: Cyber security Breach

    OPM is in the process of notifying approximately four million individuals whose Personally Identifiable Information was potentially compromised in a recent data breach. It's sending emails from which contain information about credit monitoring and identity theft protection services

  • Communications Directorate keeps systems, missions running smoothly

    When the Internet's slow, a monitor won't turn on or a printer won't print, the folks at the other end hear about it. What could potentially be a frustrating situation is remedied by those who serve in the 78th Communications Directorate.Although a large number of base employees use government

  • 51st CBCS supports Arctic exercise

    When the only active duty combat communications group in the Air Force gets ready to deploy a squadron known for its swift communications readiness, it's no small feat ensuring the right equipment gets to the right place at the right time.In fact, behind the scenes, it takes hours of detailed

  • Active-shooter, Hazmat exercises on tap

    The base will conduct a number of readiness exercises next week.The exercises will evaluate, among other things, how the workforce and first responders react to active-shooter and hazardous-material scenarios. The active-shooter scenario will include the use of a new active-shooter alarm broadcast

  • Unique C-5M repairs showcase collective Team Robins efforts

    It's a first for the Air Force. A substantial series of repairs have been completed on a high-demand C-5M Super Galaxy that will soon go down in the history books. For the first time, 559th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron maintainers here installed a prototype of a new lavatory system that will soon

  • Energy Miser team looks for savings

    The 78th Civil Engineer Group's Energy MISER - which stands for Measure Investigate Site Energy Reduction - team continues to survey facilities for energy conservation improvements.Robins' annual utility bill is $26 million. During the second quarter of fiscal 2015, the MISER team made improvements