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  • Defenders participate in Wingman Week resiliency training

    Senior Master Sgt. Richard Crim, 81st Security Forces Squadron superintendent, provides a resiliency brief at the 81st SFS building June 15, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The briefing was one of several Wingman Week events focusing on resiliency and teambuilding initiatives across the base.

  • Dragons focus on resiliency

    Capt. Adam Dell, 81st Medical Operations Squadron mental health flight commander, provides a suicide prevention briefing to members of the 81st Training Wing staff agency at the Sablich Center June 12, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss The briefing was one of several Wingman Week events focusing

  • Col. Lovette hosts first commander's call

    Col. Debra Lovette, 81st Training Wing commander, speaks to Airmen during a Commander’s Call in the Bay Breeze Event Center June 12, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The Commander’s Call was one of several Wingman Week events focusing on resiliency and teambuilding initiatives across the base.

  • 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

  • Keesler Airman receives award from airfield ops legend

    Retired Chief Master Sgt. Byron “BT” Parcenue introduces himself to Capt. Edwin Pratt, 81st Training Wing executive officer, during an awards presentation at Cody Hall June 8, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. Parcenue presented Pratt with the 2016 Air Education and Training Command Byron“BT”

  • Keesler hosts Summer Bash

    Senior Airman Tradarius Christian, 81st Security Forces Squadron control officer, plays a game of BINGO during the Keesler Summer Bash at the Bay Breeze Event Center June 1, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The bash consisted of demonstrations by the 338th Training Squadron drill team and the

  • Biloxi recognizes Col. Edmondson

    A “Col. Michele Edmondson Day” proclamation sits on display at Biloxi City Hall during a recognition ceremony for Col. Michele Edmondson, 81st Training Wing commander, May 30, 2017, in Biloxi, Miss. The Biloxi Mayor Andrew “FoFo” Gilich hosted the ceremony, during a Biloxi city council meeting, to

  • Col. Debra Lovette takes command of 81st TRW

    Col. Debra Lovette took command of the 81st Training Wing during a change of command ceremony at the Bay Breeze Event Center here, June 2. Outgoing commander, Col. Michele Edmondson, relinquished the guidon before heading to her new assignment as executive officer to the vice chief of staff of the

  • Flags for the fallen

    Airman Basic Charlie Evans, 335th Training Squadron student, places a U.S. flag in front of a tomb stone at Biloxi National Cemetery in recognition of Memorial Day, May 27, 2017, in Biloxi, Miss. Local veterans, family members and Keesler AFB personnel participated in the event to honor and remember