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  • Newly promoted NCOs recognized

    Master Sgt. Rene Allende, a newly promoted senior non-commissioned officer from the 934th Communications Squadron, listens to Col. Tony Polashek, 934th Airlift Wing commander, talk during a promotion recognition ceremony at Minneapolis Air Reserve Station, Minn., May. 5, 2018. The commemoration recognized Airmen who have been promoted to a new tier
  • Global Vikings give Para-Commandos a lift at Wings Over Myrtle Beach

    The Special Operations Command Para-Commandos dazzle air show attendees around the country, but without airlift, their performance can't "get off the ground." The weekend at the Wings Over Myrtle Beach Air Show, a C-130 and crew from the 934th Airlift Wing left their home in chilly Minneapolis, Minn., to enjoy the sand and surf of the Grand
  • Airmen 'stick it' to sexual assault

    Elizabeth Henze, 934th Airlift Wing Sexual Assault Response Coordinator, and Staff Sgt. Andrea Huelsnitz, 934th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, display the Sexual Assault Awareness wall April 7 where Airmen "stick it to sexual assault" with personal pledges placed on the wall. By the end of the day, the wall was covered with pledges from 934th
  • BOMA inspires, educates in Minnesota

    The U.S. Air Force Band of Mid-America traveled to multiple venues across the state of Minnesota April 14 – 17 to inform communities about Air Force milestones and their local military organizations.The performances included a series of historical tributes, including World War II's Tuskegee Airmen and Navajo Code Talkers, which proved to connect
  • Ready today, ready tomorrow - Air Force prepares for the future of medical readiness

    The future of warfare is uncertain, and tomorrow’s conflicts may not look like today’s. To prepare for this uncertainty, the Air Force is assessing how it prepares its medical forces to support the warfighter.
  • Physicals conducted en masse

    For the third consecutive year, the 934th Airlift Wing conducted mass physicals for its Airmen during the April UTA. The process has proven itself to be a time saver for all involved. This year, as part of a process improvement project, Airmen tracked the time taken for the entire physical and also at individual stations, providing data to make the
  • Simms to become newest 934th chaplain

    Conner Simms was sworn in to the chaplain corps April 12 by Chaplain (Maj) Lawrence Blake, in a ceremony at St. Thomas College in St. Paul. Simms will be assigned to the 934th Airlift Wing starting in May.  He will later attend the Commissioning Officer Training School where he will receive his training and earn his commission.  Simms, who is a
  • Chief Bond retires

    Chief Master Sgt. Anthony Bond accepts his retirement certificate April 7 from Lt. Col. Matthew Hendell, 934th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron commander, at the Minneapolis St. Paul Air Reserve Station, Minn. (Air Force Photo/Staff Sgt. Amber Jacobs.)
  • Airmen serve food in the field during Hennessy competition

    MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL AIR RESERVE STATION, Minn. -- The Hennessy evaluation team visited the 934th Airlift Wing, April 7, to evaluate Airmen from the 934th Force Support Squadron as part of the 2018 John L. Hennessy Award, which is the highest honor an Air Force Food Service program can attain. Established in the 1950s, the Hennessy Award Program is
  • The eagle has landed

    Maj. Pat McDonald, 934th Communications Squadron commander, greets Al Louis Cecere, Founder and President of the American Eagle Foundation, and Challenger the Eagle at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport April 4. Challenger will fly during the national anthem at the Minnesota Twins opening day April 5. (Air Force Photo/Paul Zadach)