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  • Grissom celebrates holiday season

    Despite the cold weather and time away from home, reservists from the 434th Air Refueling Wing took a moment to appreciate their military families and celebrate the holidays with festivities throughout the December unit training assembly.
  • Military personnel flight takes top honors in door decorating contest

    The holidays are in full swing with the countdown to Christmas underway. Members of the 434th Air Refueling Wing were in the holiday spirit, celebrating the weekend with squadron holiday parties and a festive meal at the dining facility.
  • Life safety course keeps Grissom safe, mission ready

    The 434th Air Refueling Wing’s mission is to provide air refueling and combat ready forces, but another mission that goes hand-to-hand with that is safe. Helping to foster a safe work environment, Grissom hosted a life safety code essential course here, Nov. 7.
  • FSS Chief retires after 33 years of service

    Friends, family, and Grissom Airmen crowded into the dining hall on Dec. 8 to witness the end of Chief Master Sgt. Will Somers’ 33 years of military service.
  • Remember those who serve this Thanksgiving

    All around the country people come together for their particular Thanksgiving tradition, whether watching or playing football, gathering with friends and family for dinner or planning their shopping frenzy. No matter how you celebrate everyone should take a minute to remember the thousands of men and women who serve in our nation’s armed forces.
  • Team Grissom hosts Purdue Aviation students

    It takes all of team Grissom to keep the 434th Air Refueling Wing flying, and on Nov. 17, team Grissom came together to show future aviators what they’re all about.
  • 434th SFS keeps Grissom Safe

    The 434th Security Forces Squadron provides peace and wartime force protection to installation and deployed personnel and weapon systems against hostile forces and sabotage.
  • Grissom moves hundreds of Airmen through CBRN training

    Over 300 Airmen from nearly every unit of the 434th Air Refueling Wing received hands-on chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defense training during the November unit training assembly.The event was held in an aircraft hangar to accommodate the flow of traffic: 30 Airmen every 30 minutes.
  • Not your typical doll house, CE starts next phase of bivouac project

    Doll houses are typically thought of as child’s play, but for the 434th Civil Engineer Squadron it’s about critical mission readiness.
  • Stratotanker’s cousin Extender visits Grissom

    A KC-10 Extender from Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, spent the night here departing Nov. 6 in support of the Denton Program.

Public Affairs Staff

Material contained on the Official Grissom Air Reserve Base Internet Web Site is written and produced by members of the 434th Air Refueling Wing Public Affairs Office. The award-winning staff includes:

Douglas Hays
Chief, Public Affairs

Ben Mota
Public affairs Operations Chief

NCOIC of public affairs

Tech. Sgt. Jami Lancette
Staff writer

Staff Sgt. Chris Massey
Staff writer

Staff Sgt. Courtney Dotson-Essett
Staff writer

Airman 1st Class Harrison Withrow
staff writer