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  • 81st LRS wins AF award

    The 81st Logistics Readiness Squadron has been recognized as the Air Force’s Non-Flying Logistics Readiness Squadron of the Year for 2019. This award recognizes the best of the best within the logistics community for their outstanding contributions to the Air Force mission.The 81 LRS has had an extremely busy year supporting the 81st Training Wing,
  • First Airmen graduate BMT proof of concept at Keesler

    For the first time since 1968, a flight of nearly 60 Airmen graduated U.S. Air Force basic military training outside of Lackland Air Force Base, Texas. A flight of nearly 60 Airmen from the 37th Training Wing Detachment 5 marched across the Levitow Training Support Facility drill pad here May 15. ​ Due to safety concerns stemming from COVID-19, the Air Force sent new recruits to Keesler to demonstrate a proof of concept to generate the force at multiple locations during contingencies.
  • 37 years, 5 uniforms, 1 family

    Throughout the Air Force’s history, the uniform worn by Airmen has changed many times. Uniform changes may seem insignificant as they are common, but the changing of the cloth that service members wear represent so much more for some.Chief Master Sgt. David Pizzuto, 81st Training Wing command chief, has worn every uniform the Air Force has ever
  • 334th TRS partners with USM, strive to update curriculum

    The 334th Training Squadron collaborated with the University of Southern Mississippi to come up with an innovative way to teach the command and control students here. USM students presented their solution via Zoom to the instructors of the Command and Control Apprentice Course, May 6.This was organized to ease the transition from the classroom to
  • DHA collaborates to further sequence the SARS-CoV-2 Code

    The key to finding a vaccine or effective treatment against COVID-19 may lie in its genetic code. Researchers around the globe are searching for clues to unlock the secrets of the novel coronavirus as the epidemic continues to spread worldwide. The Air Force Genetics Center of Excellence at Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, Mississippi, is aiding
  • Keesler Airman identified in off-base car accident

    Airman 1st Class Tasia Lynch, an Airman assigned to the 81st Force Support Squadron at Keesler Air Force Base, died in a car accident off base May 2.
  • Keesler Airman dies in car accident off base

    An Airman assigned to the 81st Training Wing at Keesler Air Force Base died in a car accident off base May 2.
  • Watch LIVE: AETC Airmen and Family Wellness Town Hall, Apr. 27, 5:30 pm CST

    Air Education and Training Command will host an Airmen and Family Wellness Town Hall live on the command's Facebook page Monday, Apr. 27, beginning at 5:30 p.m. CST.
  • Defending the Homeland: Proning made easy at Keesler Air Force Base

    COVID-19 has presented many challenges to the medical community. Among those challenges is treating patients with respiratory failure. Adult respiratory distress syndrome, or ARDS, is a complication of COVID-19 among intensive care unit patients. To address this issue, a team from the Air Force’s 81st Medical Group, or MDG, at the Keesler Medical