• Whiteman Air Force Base hosts large-force joint integration exercise

    On April 4, the 509th Bomb Wing kicked off a four-day interoperability exercise involving active duty, guard and reserve fighter, bomber, refueling and support units from across the country.Following months-long planning, Exercise Agile Tiger is designed to meet training objectives consisting of

  • Team Whiteman holds women’s self-defense classes

    Team Whiteman practiced takedowns and submission holds during two women’s self-defense classes last month at Whiteman Air Force Base. The classes were part of a month long celebration for Women’s History Month.Staff Sgt. Katie South, a 509th Security Forces Squadron evaluator, organized the

  • 509th Bomb Wing Receives Historical Painting of Enola Gay

    509th Bomb Wing leadership put The Peacemakers, a painting by John Shaw, on display on Dec. 1, 2021 at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri. A community partner originally donated the painting, which depicts the Enola Gay being prepared for the first atomic bombing mission, to the 6th Air Refueling