• Whiteman Command Post sets the standard

    The 131st Bomb Wing Command Post team, along with several of its members, earned accolades during the 2023 Air National Guard Command and Control (C2) Operations Annual Awards.

  • 509th, 131st Bomb Wings support BTF mission in Australia

    A U.S. Air Force B-2 Spirit, assigned to the 509th Bomb Wings, taxis prior to a Bomber Task Force mission at Royal Australian Air Force Base Amberley, Australia, July 11, 2022. The BTF will conduct joint training and missions alongside Allies and partners in support of a free and open Indo-Pacific.

  • 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

  • Community College of the Air Force Ceremony

    Congratulations to our Community College of the Air Force graduating class for furthering their education and reaching an important career milestone. The CCAF serves over 300,000 Airmen and awarding over 22,000 associate in applied science degrees annually. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class

  • 80 Years of Whiteman: A legacy of combat power and future of innovation

    As the Air Force commemorates 75 years of Air Power in 2022, Whiteman Air Force Base celebrates 80 Years of Heritage from the Heartland.The 509th Bomb Wing has had an impact on the Air Force since World War II and is blazing a new trail as the Air Force’s only B-2 Spirit Advanced Technology Bomber

  • Individual pronounced dead after incident at Whiteman Air Force Base pool

    At approximately 6 p.m., June 20, 2021, Whiteman Air Force Base emergency personnel responded to the base pool for a report of an unresponsive individual.Responders administered CPR before transferring the individual to Western Missouri Medical Center. The individual was pronounced dead at