Tag: 509th Civil Engineer Squadron
  • Team Whiteman tests first responders with active shooter exercise

    Defenders with the 509th Security Forces Squadron clear rooms during an active shooter exercise at the Royal Oaks Golf Course, Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, May 19, 2021. Active shooter exercises provide an opportunity for base agencies to test and improve their emergency response capabilities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Parker J.
  • Newly renovated Endeavour Hall dormitory reopens at Whiteman AFB

    The 509th Civil Engineer Squadron reopened Endeavour Hall, Feb. 5, after more than a year of renovations.Endeavour Hall is the second building to undergo renovations. Similar updates to Atlantis Hall were completed in March 2019.U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Wade Meyer, 509th CES unaccompanied housing superintendent, highlighted the renovation’s key
  • Team Whiteman comes together for Bark in the Park

    The Musical Sit Trophy sits on a table at the beginning of the Bark in the Park at Ike Skelton Lake, Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, Oct. 24, 2020. Dogs and their owners participated in a number of contests such as the dog/owner look-alike contest and the best trick. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Parker J. McCauley)
  • Airmen, Soldiers practice emergency response during DLA fuel spill prevention, response training

    Fuel is the lifeblood of the mission; powering vehicles, ground equipment and aircraft alike.When petroleum fuel spills on the ground, however, these hazardous materials directly threaten ground water and the environment at large.To better prepare for emergencies, members of the 509th Logistics Readiness Squadron, 509th Civil Engineer Squadron and
  • Hope and perseverance: Airman overcomes obstacles on his way to service

    Editor’s note: This article is a part of the “Whiteman Warrior” series. These stories focus on a single Airman, highlighting their Air Force story and contribution to the Air Force Global Strike “Striker” community.It hadn’t been an easy journey for one 509th Civil Engineer Squadron service member to get to Airman Leadership School Class 19-G