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  • This week in History: Air Power at Pearl Harbor

    When Japanese Naval aircraft attacked Pearl Harbor on the morning of Dec. 7, 1941, they also attacked USAAF flying fields and facilities as well. Only a handful of U.S. pilots got airborne to fight back.    The two most famous were young AAF pilots named Welch and Taylor.    At Wheeler Field,

  • Final phase of C-17 drag reduction testing underway

    When it comes to aviation fuel, the C-17 Globemaster III utilization rate makes it stand out as the largest consumer in the U.S. Air Force. This is why a team at the 418th Flight Test Squadron has been working for the past year on the Air Force Research Laboratory’s C-17 Drag Reduction Program. The

  • Parking lot to close for resurfacing

    The parking lot on the north side of Bldg. 221 will be closed for resurfacing Dec. 12 through 26. This construction project will involve repaving the existing parking lot. Six handicapped parking spots are affected. They are being temporarily relocated to the other side of Bldg. 221.Construction is

  • Everyone Loves a Parade

    Everyone loves a parade, and with the holidays upon us, there's no shortage of festivities going on in the Middle Georgia area.Team Robins will be getting in step to participate in parades in the local area, so if you decide to get out and watch one, be sure to look for Robins Air Force Base's

  • 78th Med Group wins big at AFMC

    Congratulations are in order for the 78th Medical Group for winning the following 2016 AFMC Medical Service Awards:Capt. Ayanna Glenn -- USAF Clinical Excellence in Nursing Award Capt. Amit Saini -- USAF Biomedical Specialist Category I Officer of the Year Capt. Victoria Weiger -- USAF Young

  • Christmas Fire Prevention: Don't let the holiday go up in flames

    Christmas time reminds us of family, food, twinkling lights and fragrant evergreens. It's the time of year for blessings past and future, which includes family gatherings for a festive time by all.  The Robins AFB Fire Department would like to remind the base community that while Christmas is

  • Gate project underway at Green Street

    Phase 2 of the gate project started today at the Green Street Gate. The Russell Parkway and MLK gates have resumed normal operations. The Museum gate is closed until further notice.  As with the Russell Parkway Gate phase, the Green Street Gate portion is expected to last 21 days. During that time

  • Fitness Center track gets an overhaul

    Contractors lay new turf at the Robins Fitness Center's track and field area across from the center. The entire area is being reconstructed and is scheduled to be complete around the beginning of the new year. (U.S. Air Force photo by Misuzu Allen)

  • What's cooking? That must be excellence ...

    The Wynn Dining Facility is cooking up excellence  for this year’s coveted John L. Hennesy Award. Established in 1957, the award recognizes excellence in Air Force food service operations. Judges evaluate Air Force food service on management effectiveness, force readiness support, food quality,