• 19th AW Airmen return from deployment

    Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing returned from a deployment Dec. 8, 2021, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th AW supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed.

  • 19th AW showcases readiness capabilities during ROCKI 22-01

    The 19th Airlift Wing showcased its readiness capabilities during ROCKI 22-01, Nov. 1-2. ROCKI 22-01 focused on demonstrating the 19th Airlift Wing’s capabilities to operate in a contested environment within the U.S. Pacific Command area of responsibility.

  • 19th AW commander shares leadership focus with Black Knights

    “There is a great quote out there that says ‘courage doesn’t always roar, sometimes courage is the quiet voice saying I will try again tomorrow,’” said Col. Angela Ochoa, 19th Airlift Wing and installation commander. “At the end of every day, I remind myself that tomorrow’s a new day and I get to

  • Herk Nation receives Moderna COVID-19 vaccine

    The 19th Medical Group at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, received 400 doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine Jan, 13, 2021. Initial quantities of the vaccine are limited and will be distributed on a rolling delivery basis as more doses become available.

  • Change through diversity, inclusion: LRAFB establishes Airmen’s forum

    The Home of Herk Nation is committed to delivering a diverse workforce that embraces a variety of perspectives and recognizes the talents of all of its Airmen. In direct support of this, Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, has established a Diversity and Inclusion Airmen’s Forum.

  • 62nd AS protects training pipeline with airlift assistance

    The Air Education and Training Command’s mission is to recruit, train and educate exceptional Airmen. Ensuring Airmen in training make it to their next destination safely and on time is essential to maintaining the Air Force’s readiness. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, transporting students from one

  • ROCKI 20-01 rolls into Phase II

    Airmen form the 19th Airlift Wing began Phase II of ROCKI 20-01 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Nov. 12, 2019. Phase II is divided into two sub-phases: Phase IIA stresses Airmen’s ability to survive and operate in a simulated chemical environment; Phase IIB stresses their ability to survive

  • TLR Airmen compete in Iron Chef competition

    U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Kimberly Jones, 19th Force Support Squadron food services accountant, chops onions during the Iron Chef Championship competition at the Little Rock Convention Center, Arkansas, Sept. 25, 2019. Contestants were graded on their plate presentation, as well as the quality of

  • LRAFB DDRP wins 2019 Red Ribbon Award

    The office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness annouced Sept. 5, 2019, that the 19th Airlift Wing Drug Demand Reduction Program won the 29th annual Secretary of Defense Community Drug Awareness Award, which is given to one installation from each military branch, making