• 8th AF Command Chief visits

    Command Chief Master Sgt. Todd Kabalan, the 8th Air Force command chief master sergeant, visited Whiteman this week to see the 509th Bomb Wing perform its mission first hand. Chief Kabalan is stationed at 8th Air Force Headquarters, Barksdale Air Force Base, La., and is the senior enlisted adviser

  • A day to reflect

    All over the United States, people are preparing to celebrate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. While the methods of celebration differ, the meaning and significance remain the same. Some will hold services while others may have ceremonies. There may be marches, speeches or songs. Yet in

  • 325th WPS gets new commander

    Lt. Col. Andrew Gebara, 325th Weapons Squadron commander, assumed command from Lt. Col. Glen VanHerck during a change-of-command ceremony Jan. 5. Below is a quick questionnaire to get know the new 325th WPS commander. Previous assignment: 325th WPS Director of Operations Time in service: 15 years

  • Honor guard helps lay President Ford to rest

    WASHINGTON -- It's what many Airmen work for, day in and day out -- the chance to actually do what they have been training for, and to carry out their mission to the fullest. For members of the Air Force Honor Guard here at Bolling Air Force Base, this is that day. These honor guardsmen helped the

  • Air Force investing in greater lethality for B-2s

    LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Va. -- The Air Force isn't being stealthy about plans to upgrade its B-2 Spirit fleet; officials say the bomber will need numerous upgrades over its life span. Some upgrades are already complete, but others are planned years, even decades ahead, said Lt. Col. Brian Zembraski,