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  • Herk Nation Medics conduct next level training

    Total Force medical personnel from Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., drag a wounded training mannequin to safety during the Tactical Combat Casualty Care Course final exam on base, Oct. 16, 2020. Fifteen medics from Air Force active duty, Reserve and Guard units completed the course, which was facilitated by the 19th Medical Group, local
  • Profiles in Leadership - Staff Sgt. Tiah Phillips

    Adventure called to Staff Sergeant Tiah Phillips when she joined the Air Force at 17 years old. She started as a C-130H loadmaster, ensuring the safe loading of aircraft cargo and personnel. Then, taking the opportunity to train into vehicle operations, she deployed to Kuwait and Iraq in 2011. She drove dozens of convoy missions in tractor trucks, bring back heavy equipment from forward operating bases as operations were drawn down.  “Deployment was one of the most terrifying and confidence boosting experiences of my life. I would 100 percent do it again. I really felt part of the mission.”
  • Reservists help Herk Nation celebrate 65 years of community partnership

    Little Rock Air Force Base is known as Herk Nation and is the epicenter for C-130, combat airlift operations. Nestled within the many military organizations is the 913th Airlift Group, which reactivated in July 13, 2014, and is classically associated with the active duty, 19th Airlift Wing. Five C-130 Hercules aircraft flew in formation with a C-47 Skytrain vintage aircraft Thursday, Oct. 8 across central Arkansas to commemorate Little Rock Air Force Base’s first open house event in 1955.
  • Passion powers success: Airman 1st Class Micco Moore

    The 913th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron recently gained an Airman who is firing on all cylinders through basic military and technical training and hasn’t slowed down since joining the unit. Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Micco Moore, a 913th AMXS crew chief, used his passion and determination to fuel himself through training and stand out amongst his fellow Airmen along the way.
  • Profiles in Leadership - Master Sgt. David Underwood

    This prior Marine has geared aircrew up for the fight across the globe and multiple airframes. Master Sgt. David Underwood started his career as a Marine Flight Equipment Technician responsible for inspecting, repairing parachutes, flight survival equipment, and more. “While in high school I read my uncle’s book draft, which told of his time in the Vietnam War as a Marine,” he said. “His experiences and who he is as a person inspired me to serve.”
  • The Rock welcomes Air Force Reserve 913th Airlift Group commander

    The 913th Airlift Group welcomed Col. Christopher K. Lacouture as its new commander during an assumption of command ceremony at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Sept. 12. The ceremony was also live streamed on the 913th AG’s official Facebook page in order to maintain COVID-19 social distancing measures. Presiding over the ceremony was the commander of 22nd Air Force, Maj. Gen. John P. Healy. The 913th AG was activated on July 13th, 2014 and reports directly to 22nd Air Force, Air Force Reserve Command.
  • Reserve group proves distributed operations combat airlift concept

    Air Force Reserve Airmen from 913th Airlift Group, Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas planned and participated in a combat airlift distributed operations training event near Charleston West Virginia, Aug. 22-26. In total, 8 C-130H and C-130J Hercules aircraft from six locations across the country came together to prove aircrew interoperability in a diverse environment. The Reserve and guard units operated from three basing locations and adhered to strict health precaution measures to participate in the week long training event.
  • Rally in the Valley 2020; Day 2

    Cargo parachutes toward the drop zone as multiple C-130 aircraft perform an airdrop near Charleston, W. Va., Aug. 24, 2020. Eight C-130s from Reserve and Guard partners participate in a week-long training event. The scenario was designed to test the abilities of Air Force Reserve units to execute rapid global mobility missions in challenging,
  • Rally in the Valley 2020: 913th Airlift Group's initial flight

    Air Force Reserve Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape specialists prepares to parachute out the ramp of a C-130J Super Hercules near Charleston, W. Va., Aug. 23, 2020. Eight C-130s and Reserve and Guard partners converged to participate in a week-long training event. The training scenario was designed to test the abilities of Air Force Reserve
  • Profiles in Leadership - Staff Sgt. Tyler Blythe

    From an early age, Staff Sergeant Tyler Blythe knew he was destined to be in the Air Force. His grandfather and uncle both served in the Air Force, who continue to inspire him in his career.  Blythe enlisted into the active duty Air Force at 18 years old as a maintenance crew chief stationed in Arizona.

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