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  • 509th Operations Group Change of Command

    U.S. Air Force Col. Geoffrey Steeves assumes command of the 509th Operations Group and receives the ceremonial guidon from U.S. Air Force Col. Daniel Diehl, 509th Bomb Wing commander, at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, June 29, 2022. The 509th OG is the flying component of the 509th Bomb Wing and

  • Whiteman Air Force Base quality of life

    WHITEMAN AIR FORCE BASE, Mo. - Being a United States Airman isn’t easy. Young Airmen are often living away from home, and away from their friends and family, for the first time. On top of that, they have to adjust to living in shared quarters with hundreds of people. Fortunately, the 509th Bomb Wing

  • Continuing to Adapt

    The Whiteman Air Force Base Stealthwerx spark cell held its first innovation symposium on Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri on June 7-8, 2022. The symposium brought visitors from around Air Force Global Strike Command, Air Force Material Command, and AFWERX, the Air Force’s innovation arm, to

  • 393rd Bomb Squadron Change of Command

    U.S. Air Force Col. Keith Butler, 509th Operation Group commander, passes the unit flag to U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Andrew Kousgaard, incoming 393rd Bomb Squadron commander, during the 393rd Bomb Squadron change of command ceremony at Whiteman Air Force Base, MO, June 3, 2022. Military

  • 72nd Test and Evaluation Squadron change of command

    U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Aaron Young, assumes command of the 72nd Test and Evaluation Squadron from U.S. Air Force Col. Jaime Hernandez, 753rd Test and Evaluation Group commander, during the 72nd TES change of command ceremony, June 3, 2022, Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri. The 72nd TES is one of

  • Guest takes command of the 509th Mantainence Group

    U.S. Air Force Col. Bruce Guest assumes command of the 509th Maintenance Group and receives the ceremonial guidon from U.S. Air Force Col. Daniel Diehl, 509th Bomb Wing commander, at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, June 6, 2022. The 509th MXG provides full spectrum organizational and field-level