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  • Pease KC-46 support 931st ARW in Checkered Flag

    Nineteen members of the 931st Air Refueling Wing, the Reserve component at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas, participated in Checkered Flag 21-1, a large-scale aerial exercise hosted by the 325th Fighter Wing at Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida. The exercise began Nov. 2, and ended Nov. 11. Checkered Flag is held bi-annually and is typically a multi-component and joint service exercise which enables the pilots and aircrew to learn and grow together. It is the Department of Defense’s largest exercise.
  • Pease Airmen first to plan, fly KC-46 coronets

    Pease is first in military aerial refueling, again.
  • NGB and AMC Generals Tour Pease KC-46

    Brig. Gen. Russell Ponder, National Guard Bureau director of logistics and installations, and Brig. Gen. Richard Gibbs, Air Mobility Command director of logistics, engineering and force protection, visited Airmen of the 157th Maintenance Group, Sept. 9, at the Manchester-Boston Regional Airport, New Hampshire.
  • NGB Chief visits Pease

    The National Guard Bureau’s top general paid a visit to the 157th Air Refueling Wing, May 27.
  • Pease receives fifth new jet

    On a blustery evening at Pease Air National Guard Base, Maj. Gen. Roger Williams, National Guard Bureau assistant to U.S. Transportation Command-, piloted a KC-46A Pegasus to a smooth landing and a warm reception from those on the ground.
  • Pease receives KC-46 pallet racking and fuselage trainer

    Senior Master Sgt. Patrick Martin and Senior Airman Andrew Poole position a pallet in the Boeing KC-46A Fuselage Trainer, Nov. 7, 2018, at Pease Air National Guard Base, N.H. (Photo by Master Sgt. Thomas Johnson, 157th ARW Public Affairs)
  • KC-46 Simulators now at Pease

    As the contractors install the last module, tighten the last screw, and finely tune the necessary software, the work on the new KC-46 simulators is nearing completion here at Pease. The first KC-46A is scheduled to arrive, Aug. 2019.
  • Maintainers to McConnell for Maintenance Training Summit

    The Pease Program Integration Office is preparing airmen for the arrival of the new refueler, the KC-46A Pegasus. The fifth KC-46A Pegasus Maintenance Training Summit was held at McConnell Air Force Base last week to establish future training timelines for the KC-46A enterprise, focusing on the aircraft maintainers who will be working directly with the aircraft. Members of Pease Air National Guard Base, McConnell AFB, Altus AFB, Tinker AFB, the Air Education and Training Command, Air Mobility Command, the Special Programs Office and the National Guard Bureau attended the summit.
  • Active Duty Airman bridges gap to welcome KC-46 to Guard base

    The arrival of the KC-46 Pegasus will be colossal for the Air Force, but the small contracting office at Pease Air National Guard Base, New Hampshire, needed assistance to transition smoothly. Pease’s contracting office has less than one-third of McConnell’s manpower; yet the base has the most construction projects of any Air National Guard base,
  • Air Force buys next lot of Pegasus tankers

    The Air Force has awarded a $2.1 billion contract to Boeing for the third Low Rate Initial Production lot of KC-46A Pegasus tankers.
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