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  • 908th partners with 23rd FTS preparing aircrew for future training mission

    The 908th Airlift Wing has looked to the U.S. Air Force’s subject matter experts when it comes to training helicopter crew members in preparation for the wing’s new mission, the formal training unit for the MH-139A Grey Wolf helicopter.Starting in September 2021, when the 908th sent Lt. Col. Jeffrey

  • AF Reserve Training Manager Shapes Future of Space Force Boot Camp

    How do we make a Guardian? That question is just one of many that are being tackled by Tech. Sgt. Haleigh Irby, 908th Airlift Wing’s 25th Aerial Port Squadron training manager. Since November 2022, Irby has been on temporary-duty to the 1st Delta Operations Squadron, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland,

  • September 2022 in Review

    The 908th Airlift Wing closed out the fiscal year with a productive September 2022 at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama.The month started strong as the wing had a Unit Effectiveness Inspection performed by the Air Force Reserve Command’s Headquarters Inspector General Inspection Team from Sept. 8,

  • Development Now, Success Tomorrow

    The 908th Airlift Wing's Development and Training Flight has partnered with U.S. Air Force Officer Training School Military Training Instructors to prepare Airman for Basic Military Training.

  • Inside the 908th: HVAC/R technicians

    Those that live in a hot and humid climate know how important it is to try and stay cool. Here in Alabama, summertime temperatures can exceed 90 degrees Fahrenheit before 10 a.m. One of the first things someone might express relief about when they walk into a building is that the air conditioning is

  • 908 SFS aims for success

    Members of the 908th Security Forces Squadron traveled to Fort Rucker, Alabama, Aug. 6, 2022, to receive their heavy weapons training and qualifications. Before they could hit the road to Fort Rucker, the defenders had to receive safety and handling briefings during the July Unit Training Assembly.

  • I am The 908th: Staff Sgt. Mickey Lane

    Staff Sgt. Mickey Lane is an aircraft electrical and environmental systems specialist with the 908th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama.As an E&E specialist, Lane inspects, analyzes, troubleshoots, and maintains aircraft E&E systems, associated components, subsystems,

  • July 2022 in review

    July, 2022 was a busy month for the 908th Airlift Wing at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama.