News happening around Little Rock Air Force Base


  • Airfield driving safety

    Airfield management is charged with providing a safe efficient and effective airfield. Doing that requires a no-days-off mentality.
  • 19 AW Spark Tank ignites innovation

    Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing participated in a Spark Tank competition at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, March, 25, 2019. A total of eight innovations were presented to a judging panel consisting of senior leaders. The contestants were given 10 minutes to “sell” their ideas to the judges and prove how they would benefit the wing by increasing lethality. Team Little Rock received $450,000 as a part of the Air Force-wide squadron innovation fund, which would be used to fund innovative ideas.
  • ROCKI 19-06, insider’s perspective: detonation

    Throughout ROCKI 19-06, Airmen assigned to the 19th Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal Flight responded efficiently and timely to enhance their skills in a simulated deployed environment showcasing the readiness the 19th Airlift Wing at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, April 16, 2019.
  • ROCKI 19-06, insider’s perspective: the foundation

    The 19th Civil Engineer Squadron filled in a simulated crater during ROCKI 19-06 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, April 14, 2019.
  • Combat Airlifter of the Week: Senior Airman Jacob Fisher

    Name and Rank: Senior Airman Jacob FisherUnit: 189th Medical GroupDuty title: Bioenvironmental engineering technicianHometown: Vilonia, ArkansasTime in service: 2 years, 6 monthsTime at Little Rock: 2 years, 6 monthsGoals: Become an officer and fly for the Air Force.Hobbies: Hunting, fishing, spending time with family and friends, and flying.Air
  • Corrosion shop Airmen pioneer Air Force maintenance method

    Water, accompanied by a thunderous roar, rips C-130J impact-resistant belly tape at 20,000 pounds per square inch on Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, March 27, 2019.
  • ROCKI 19-06, insider’s perspective: The shirt

    Over the course of 17 days, Airmen from Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, worked alongside Airmen from Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, to tackle a full-spectrum readiness exercise to ensure Airmen are prepared to perform the necessary tasks in a deployed environment.
  • ROCKI 19-06, insider’s perspective: The shield

    More than 600 Airmen from Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, and Dyess AFB, Texas, took part in a 17-day training exercise to maintain capabilities and ensure mission readiness at Little Rock AFB April 1-17, 2019.
  • Little Rock takes readiness training cross-country

    Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing removed their protective gear for the last time this week after completing a joint, semi-annual, multi-phase readiness exercise – ROCKI 19-06 – which ran in conjunction with exercise Green Flag Little Rock, March 27-April 17, 2019.
  • AMC TES tests AMC Phoenix Spark winning innovation

    An Air Mobility Command Test and Evaluation Squadron test team, located at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, conducted an operational assessment on an innovative AMC Phoenix Spark initiative-winning idea, the findings of which will inform AMC fielding decisions.

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