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  • 335th TRS drills down the competition

    U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Carlos Pajaro Donado, 335th Training Squadron student, practices before the 81st Training Group drill down on the Levitow Training Support Facility drill pad at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2019. Airmen from the 81st Training Group competed in a quarterly open ranks inspection, regulation drill
  • First virtual reality training arrives at Keesler

    The 334th Training Squadron incorporated the first virtual reality training for Airfield Management students in the Air Force here, June 28, so they can get more of a “hands-on” learning experience. Chief Master Sgt. Paul Portugal, Airfield Management career field manager, Pentagon, Washington DC, relates this new technology to the mission of Air
  • Keesler instructors partner with Biloxi for STEM summer camp

    Keesler technical training instructors worked hand in hand with Biloxi School District teachers to participate in a Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Academy for more than 200 students June 24-27.The Department of Defense Education Activity-funded summer program was designed to teach young students about the possibilities of careers in the
  • Exercising safety through partnership

    Keesler Air Force Base and the City of Biloxi teamed up and held a joint air show crash exercise, Blue Dragon, held April 17-18 on the base and at the Elks Lodge in Biloxi, Mississippi.The exercise involved a mock plane crash that left wreckage to two locations, on and off base. After the two simulated planes collided, each location represented a
  • Keesler, Biloxi finalize airshow performers

    Aerial Performances: **Not listed in order of performance**U.S. Air Force ThunderbirdsTeam Aeroshell – 4 x AT-6DArmy Special Ops – Black Daggers Alabama Boys – Decathlon & CubTwin Tigers – 2 x Yak 55s Jeremy Holt – Pegasus Bi-PlaneWild Blue Rodeo – RV-8 Scott Francis – MXS P-40P-51 – Quick Silver Mustang T-33 – Ace Maker Airshows F-4U
  • Bridging the gap: MS Gulfport Defense Forum

    Leadership from Keesler Air Force Base participated in the Mississippi Gulf Coast Defense Forum, Dec. 3-4, 2018, at the Courtyard by Marriott Gulfport Beachfront in Gulfport.The two-day event connected Defense Department leaders at the secretariat level with state leaders, bringing key decision makers to Mississippi show its tremendous assets,
  • Keesler, Biloxi host joint air show

    Keesler Air Force Base and the city of Biloxi, Miss., working with the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, have confirmed that the official date for “Thunder Over the Sound: The Keesler and Biloxi Air and Space Show” will be May 4, and 5, 2019. The event takes place over both KAFB and the Biloxi sound. While exact times and acts are still being
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