News happening around Little Rock Air Force Base


  • 189th Airlift Wing welcomes new honorary commanders

    The 189th Airlift Wing recently welcomed Mr. John Burgess, Dr. Angela Kremers, and Mr. David Valovich, to the wing as the new honorary commanders on July 19, 2022, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark.

  • 41st EAS conducts combat drop

    The 41st Expeditionary Airlift Squadron, deployed from Little Rock Air Force Base with Ninth Air Force (Air Forces Central), is responsible for delivering cargo, personnel, and airpower to U.S. and partner nation installations.

  • LRAFB hosts Civil Air Patrol’s Operation Diamond Forge visit

    Little Rock Air Force Base hosted more than 140 Civil Air Patrol cadets during a two-day base visit to the installation, July 11-12. During their two-day visit, dubbed Operation Diamond Forge, the cadets took part in an orientation flight onboard a C-130J Super Hercules and visited various units

  • 19th MDG mental health clinic initiates group therapy program

    Secretary of the Air Force, Frank Kendall, recently met with the Air Force Medical Service leaders to discuss the Department of the Air Force’s approach to prioritizing care and support through ongoing initiatives aimed at improving access to mental health care resources.

  • Innovating inventory processes: 386th maintainers laser cut toolkits

    As the SSCEM flight continues to improve their processes, think creatively about innovative ways to use their existing resources, and share their skills and knowledge with our coalition partners, they help get sorties out every day to maintain security and stability in the region.

  • Pride Month: Every Airman, Guardian has a story

    By building a force with diverse backgrounds, skills and experiences, the Air Force and Space Force’s capabilities will be ultimately enhanced in accomplishing its mission. The Department of the Air Force is committed to fostering a more diverse and inclusive culture across the force.