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  • 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
  • USECAF, CMSAF visit AETC to see adjusted training operations in response to COVID-19

    While performing duties as Under Secretary of the Air Force, Shon Manasco, along with Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright, visited with Airmen at multiple training locations at JBSA and at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Apr. 22, 2020. The purpose of the visit was to see first-hand how Air Education and Training Command has adjusted operations to mitigate and minimize COVID-19 impacts to the basic, technical and flying training pipelines, all of which have been deemed mission essential.
  • Financial Management course implements innovative changes in classroom

    The 335th Training Squadron introduced a new direction for the Financial Management career field in its most recent graduating class.The course is focusing on teaching only the most important and relevant material to their students to improve the quality of the class.Efficiency and facilitation are what Tech Sgt. Timothy Jacobs, 335th TRS financial
  • Keesler remains open, sectors base to limit movement to mission critical areas

    Beginning April 10, Keesler Air Force Base will limit access to specific areas on base. Only personnel with operation critical badges are allowed into the sectored off location.The Commissary, Keesler Medical Center, Exchange and Shoppette will still be accessible without operation critical badges. Traffic barriers, signs and personnel will direct
  • No-drama parenting in hunkered down times

    Recently my daughter and I arranged a video chat. Out of consideration for my grandsons’ nap times, at three years of age for Lincoln and three months for Landry, the ideal window of opportunity was carefully planned out. However, it quickly became apparent that what was usually Lincoln’s happy time was quite the opposite. He was agitated and