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  • ON-FINAL NEWS BULLETIN – Dec. 4, 2021 (Vol 41, No. 12)

    ON-FINAL NEWS BULLETIN – Dec. 4, 2021 (Vol 41, No. 12)(Click headline to follow link to story and photos)Tinker Reservist harnesses personal strengths at Yellow RibbonStaff Sgt. Johnny Kheng, an air transportation specialist with the 72nd Aerial Port Squadron at Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma, attended his first Yellow Ribbon event Nov. 19-21,
  • Department of the Air Force reaches 95% Total Force vaccination rate

    This final deadline for Department of the Air Force service members to be fully vaccinated resulted in more than 95% of the total force having at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose.
  • Tinker Reservist harnesses personal strengths at Yellow Ribbon

    TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. --  Staff Sgt. Johnny Kheng, an air transportation specialist with the 72nd Aerial Port Squadron at Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma, attended his first Yellow Ribbon event Nov. 19-21, 2021, in Arlington, Virginia.At the event, Kheng attended many presentations aimed at connecting Air Force Reserve deployers and their
  • 507th ARW December Enlisted Promotions

    TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. – Promotions from the 507th Air Refueling Wing enlisted ranks are:SENIOR MASTER SERGEANTSarah Plueger, 507th Maintenance SquadronJohnny Quitugua, 507th Medical SquadronDouglas Wall, 507th Maintenance SquadronMASTER SERGEANTWilliam Caver, 507th Security Forces SquadronShelby King, 507th Civil Engineer SquadronLeon
  • 513th ACG December Enlisted Promotions

    TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. – Promotions from the 513th Air Control Group enlisted ranks are:SENIOR MASTER SERGEANTReginald Curry, 970th Airborne Air Control SquadronTECHNICAL SERGEANTCody Steinke, 513th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron      STAFF SERGEANTJordan Harvey, 513th Operations Support SquadronSENIOR
  • Tinker selects civilian community leaders to serve as honorary commanders in 2022

    Seventeen leaders from across the metro area were chosen to participate in the Tinker Honorary Commander program in 2022. Now in its 25th year, the program pairs members of the community with key leaders from Tinker Air Force Base for one year. During this time they learn more about each other’s professional responsibilities, strengthening the relationship between Tinker and its surrounding communities.
  • Global Thunder concludes at Tinker

    TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla.-- Exercise Global Thunder 22, an annual U.S. Strategic Command nuclear command and control and field training exercise, concluded Nov. 7, 2021, with elements of the 507th Air Refueling Wing taking part.Global Thunder is designed around realistic training activities against simulated adversaries with the goal of
  • Air Force Reserve Key Spouse Virtual Conference

    The Air Force Reserve Key Spouse Program hosted the first-ever Air Force Reserve Virtual Key Spouse Conference Nov. 10, 2021, with the theme “Building Resilient Teams.”“The Key Spouse Program is all volunteer based,” said Janis Scobee, Air Force Reserve Command senior key spouse. “This conference is all about making sure they have the resources
  • Air Force releases alternate component fitness score charts

    After announcing the components in July, over 9,000 data points were collected to determine the point values for each component by assessing approximately 2,000 Airmen from 23 installations.
  • ON-FINAL NEWS BULLETIN – Nov. 5, 2021 (Vol 41, No. 11)

    ON-FINAL NEWS BULLETIN – Nov. 5, 2021 (Vol 41, No. 11)(Click headline to follow link to story and photos)Reservist achieves dream of becoming a U.S. citizenSenior Airman Jose Hernandez-Hernandez, 507th Logistics Readiness Squadron vehicle maintenance specialist, and native of Veracruz, Mexico, became a citizen of the U.S. in August, and received a
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