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  • Keesler honors Memorial Day with retreat ceremony

    Keesler leadership render a salute during the 81st Training Wing Memorial Day Retreat Ceremony May 26, 2016, Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The ceremony was held in memory of Operation Desert Storm. Attendees were also encouraged to wear uniforms from their past deployments. (U.S. Air Force photo by

  • Keesler celebrates 30 years of Special Olympics Mississippi Summer Games

    Austin Seymour, Special Olympics athlete, is awarded the gold medal by Chief Master Sgt. Derek Fromenthal, 338th Training Squadron superintendent, for the 25 meter wheelchair race during the Special Olympics Mississippi Summer Games at the triangle track May 21, 2016, Keesler Air Force Base, Miss.

  • Defenders honor National Police Week

    Elizabeth Doss, bagpipe player, plays taps during the 81st Security Forces Squadron Retreat Ceremony May 19, 2016, Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The ceremony was held during National Police Week, which recognizes the service of law enforcement men and women who put their lives at risk every day.

  • Keesler Spouses Club awards scholarships

    Keesler dependents pose for a photo during the 2016 Keesler Spouses Club Scholarship Award Banquet at the Bay Breeze Event Center, May 17, 2016, Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The KSC gave out 13 scholarships that totaled approximately $30,000. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

  • Keesler spouses get pampered

    Rebecca Blanton, spouse of Staff Sgt. Micah Blanton, 81st Force Support Squadron manpower technician, receives information from Keesler Family Housing members during Pamper Me Day at the Sablich Center May 5, 2016, Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. Keesler’s Airman & Family Readiness Center has hosted

  • Wingman Week ends with burger burn

    Staff Sgt. Christopher Pineda, 81st Training Support Squadron interactive media developer, competes in the dragon balance competition during a burger burn April 29, 2016, Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The burger burn was the final event of Wingman Week in support of Comprehensive Airman Fitness.

  • 403rd Wing hosts first Pilot for a Day

    Jon Bryant “JB” Orso poses for a photo while touring the Keesler Fire Department during the 403rd Wing’s first Pilot for a Day event April 26, 2016, Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. Orso, who served as an honorary Air Force Reserve second lieutenant, is in remission after receiving treatment for Acute

  • Airmen test Keesler knowledge with Heritage Hunt

    “Training Group-C” team members run towards their next clue in front of Matero Hall during the Wingman Week Heritage Hunt April 26, 2016, Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The hunt, consisting of eight teams, was one of many events held throughout the week. The “Training Group-A” team was the winner of

  • Keesler celebrates Child Pride Day

    Col. Michele Edmondson, 81st Training Wing commander, delivers opening remarks with her daughter, Jacqueline McGowan, during Child Pride Day at marina park April 23, 2016, Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. Keesler families attended the annual event which featured activities, demonstrations and

  • Wingman Week kicks off with flightline run

    Keesler Airmen render a salute as the national anthem is sung prior to the start of a 5K flightline run April 25, 2016, Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The run was the kickoff event for a week full of activities supporting Wingman Week. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)