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  • Combat Airlifter of the Week: Staff Sgt. Jessica Pacheco

    Staff Sgt. Jessica Pacheco, 19th Operations Support Squadron NCO in charge of aircrew flight equipment, is recognized as the Combat Airlifter of the Week October 11, 2021.
  • Keeping Airmen safe: 19th OSS AFE upgrades parachutes

    Airmen assigned to the 19th Operations Support Squadron Aircrew Flight Equipment shop are receiving and training on a new parachute, the BA-30, to maximize safety and readiness while accelerating the change needed for mission execution in a rapidly changing environment. The handful of AFE Airmen, chosen based on their parachute rigging ability and experience, were sent to hands-on training for five days coordinated by Air Mobility Command to learn about the fundamentals, build up, inspection and repack of the low profile parachute.
  • 19th Airlift Wing Airmen return home

    Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing return from a four-month deployment after providing Tactical Combat Airlift support to various components around the area of responsibility.
  • 19th AW aids in AFSOC jump training

    The 19th Airlift Wing showcased Air Mobility Command capabilities to the total force at Sontay drop zone, Florida, April 27 to May 1, 2020, in order to help certify Air Force Special Operations Command Special Tactics operators.
  • Combat Airlifter of the Week: Senior Airman Ashley Sherry

    Name and Rank: Senior Airman Ashley SherryUnit: 19th Operations Support SquadronDuty title: Air traffic control journeymanHometown: Wilmington, North CarolinaTime in service: 3 years, 6 monthsTime at Little Rock: 3 yearsGoals: Receive a watch supervisor certification, become a technical training instructor, and finish a degree in financeHobbies:
  • Combat Airlift of the Week: Airman 1st Class Nicholas Goalen

    Name and Rank: Airman 1st Class Nicholas GoalenUnit: 19th Operations Support SquadronDuty title: Weather journeymanHometown: Tarpon Springs, FloridaTime in service: 2 yearsTime at Little Rock: 1 year, 2 monthsGoals: Complete his master’s degree and hike the Appalachian TrailHobbies: Hiking and hockeyAir Force Core Value portrayed: Service Before
  • Air traffic control: Keeping Herk Nation airspace safe

    Team Little Rock sends out aircraft every day supporting a variety of missions around the local area and across the globe. The 19th Operations Support Squadron air traffic controllers take care of maneuvering aircraft within the airspace and flight line to ensure all Airmen in the air and on the ground remain safe.
  • Keeping up with aircrew safety: 19th OSS AFE

    Pilots and loadmasters are some of the first Airmen who come to mind when thinking about the safe execution of agile combat airlift. The 19th Operations Support Squadron Aircrew Flight Equipment Flight is responsible for maintaining all in-flight safety equipment, ensuring aircrew are properly trained in the event of an emergency.
  • Need-to-know for severe weather season

    Airmen and their families should take into consideration base procedures and notifications during severe weather conditions at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas.