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  • 334th TRS honors fallen combat controller

    An event program is displayed during a dedication ceremony to honor Staff Sgt. Forrest Sibley at Cody Hall Oct. 20, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. Sibley was killed in combat in Afghanistan on Aug. 26, 2015. Sibley, a four-time Bronze Star medal recipient, was a combat controller who received his initial technical training from the
  • Defenders receive combative training

    Senior Airman Curtis King II, 81st Security Forces Squadron entry controller, and Airman 1st Class Charles Wynne, 81st SFS entry controller, practice a combative technique during an 81st SFS combative training course at the SFS building Oct. 19, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. Approximately 15-20 defenders were taught skills vital to
  • CNATTU Keesler New Chiefs Refurbish Anchor

    Newly-pinned chief petty officers from the Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training Unit (CNATTU) Keesler unveiled a refurbished anchor at Naval Oaks Park onboard Keesler Air Force Base Sept. 20. The full-sized anchor, surrounded by live oak trees, is the centerpiece of the park located at the marina on Biloxi's Back Bay.
  • MDG Airmen receive decon training

    Airman 1st Class D’Asia Nelson-Clark, 81st Surgical Operations Squadron surgical technician, and Airman 1st Class Andrew Long, 81st MSGS ophthalmology technician, wash a “patient” as they are moved through a decontamination tent during the 81st Medical Group integrated in-place patient decontamination training course behind the Keesler Medical
  • Gators win 81st TRG quarterly drill down

    Members of the 334th Training Squadron regulation drill team perform during the 81st Training Group drill down on the Levitow Training Support Facility drill pad Sept. 8, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. Airmen from the 81st TRG competed in a quarterly open ranks inspection, regulation drill routine and freestyle drill routine. The
  • Academic Ace

    Airman 1st Class Brooke Dobbins, 334th Training Squadron student, reviews study material at Cody Hall Aug. 17, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. Dobbins will graduate with perfect scores throughout the aviation resource management apprentice course Aug. 18. After graduation she will return to the 465th Air Refueling Squadron, Tinker Air Force
  • Keesler,Biloxi firefighters complete rescue training

    Members of the Keesler and Biloxi Fire Departments participate in confined space rescue operations training in the Keesler Medical Center June 16, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. Keesler hosted the advanced rescue certification training course, which consisted of confined space rescue, high and low angle rescue and stokes basket rescue
  • Fire department hosts live fire exercise

    Staff Sgt. Logan Knutson and Airman 1st Class Hannah Reichert, 81st Infrastructure Division firefighters, use a hand-held hose to extinguish a firefighter training aid during live fire exercise on the flightline June 7, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The Keesler Fire Department, the Gulfport CRTC Fire Department and the Stennis Space Center
  • Descendants visit Wolfe Hall

    Descendants of Lt. Leroy Wolfe visited Keesler Air Force Base March 10 for a special tour of the training facility named in his honor.    Wolfe’s daughter, Jean Wolfe-Zartman, 88, and two of his granddaughters, Barbara Howard and Nancy Hagy, made the trip to Keesler to honor his legacy. Wolfe is known for the numerous contributions he made to
  • 81st TRG maintains its CCAF accreditation

    Community College of the Air Force representatives held a Compliance Requirements Visit Aug. 9-11 here.The CCAF CRV was conducted to inspect and ensure all courses are in compliance with accreditation standards. “The CRV is a triennial inspection to make sure we are in compliance with CCAF policy, procedures and guidance,” said John Lang, 81st
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