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  • Buddy Bison program comes to Little Rock AFB

    The Air Force Services Activity is partnering with the National Park Trust to bring the Buddy Bison Great Outdoors Challenge to Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, from March 31 to August 11. Buddy Bison is a free program allowing children and families to participate in activities such as camping, canoeing, fishing and hiking while exploring
  • Safety office’s mission equals safe work conditions

    The 19th Airlift Wing Safety Office is responsible for ensuring Airmen have a safe work environment at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. Though a small amount of personnel, Safety is responsible for the protection and safe mission execution of more than 6,000 Team Little Rock members. A variety of jobs are executed by the safety office including
  • Can’t fly without supply: materiel management circulates supplies

    Little Rock Air Force Base has multiple aircraft deployed across the globe in support of Combat Airlift at any given time, and the people of the 19th Logistics Readiness Squadron Materiel Management flight work behind the scenes to ensure C-130s deploy with parts needed to sustain mission requirements.The 19th LRS Materiel Management flight, often
  • 19th Medical Group provides vital care

    Little Rock Air Force base is home to the 19th Medical Group, a clinic operated by military and civilian personnel servicing 653 individuals daily. The 19th MDG houses the Family Health section which serves a wide variety of needs, as well as other offices tailored to more specific avenues of care, such as dental, laboratory services, optometry
  • Combat Airlifter of the Week: Staff Sgt. Stephanie Serrano

    Name and Rank: Staff Sgt. Stephanie Serrano Unit: 19th Airlift Wing Public Affairs Duty title: Unit Deployment Manager Hometown: Barstow, California Time in service: Seven years Time at Little Rock: Three years and four months Goals: To become a Sign Language Interpreter and retire from the Air Force after 20+ years of honorable service.  Hobbies:
  • LRAFB celebrates Black History Month

    As part of the installation's diversity and inclusion group, the 913th Airlift Group hosted numerous activities to celebrate Black History Month throughout the month of February, 2018, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. The 913th AG arranged three events for Black History Month including a leadership panel, the Walk Past Hate essay competition and
  • 314th AW excellence mirrors founding unit

    Imagine being packed shoulder to shoulder in a C-47 Skytrain. As silence filled the cargo deck, paratroopers from the 62nd Troop Carrier Squadron mentally prepared for their unforeseen future. Little did they know June 6, 1944, would mark a moment in history, and shape a legacy worth honoring. Leo Rigard, a former engineer for the 62nd TCS,
  • Combat Airlifter of the Week: 2nd Lt Alan Chandler

    Name and Rank: 2d Lt Jeffery Alan ChandlerUnit: 96th Aerial Port SquadronDuty title: Officer in Charge of Aerial PortOperations and Passenger ServiceHometown: Nashville, ArkansasTime in service: 5 yearsTime at Little Rock: 5 yearsGoals: Be a beneficial force to help the 96APS maintain its excellenceHobbies: Reading, staying current on world
  • Airmen perform recovery actions during exercise

    Little Rock Airmen practiced responding to different alarm conditions while performing regular aircraft maintenance and flying operations during  an exercise Feb. 22, 2018, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Wing inspection team members evaluated the Airmen as they underwent the proper procedures after a simulated air attack. The teams took
  • Airmen test deployment readiness

    Team Little Rock Airmen were put through their paces on what it meant to deploy and what to do in the event of an attack in a deployed environment during an exercise Feb. 21, 2018, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark.
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