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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.
  • 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.
  • 64th ARS has new commander

    The 64th Air Refueling Squadron welcomed a new commander during a ceremony Sept. 24. Lt. Col. Kevin Eley assumed command of the 64th ARS after serving as a Strategic Policy Fellow in Washington, D.C., officially replacing Lt. Col. Joshua Zaker.
  • 157th ARW Hosts SATAF

    Pease Air National Guard Base hosted the third KC-46A Site Activation Task Force visit from July 10-12, 2018.
  • 157th Medical Group gets New Commander

    The 157th Medical Group, here, ushered in a new commander during an assumption of command ceremony on March 11, 2018, here. Col. John Mirabello, the New Hampshire state air surgeon assumed command of the 157th MDG after serving as the interim commander since September of 2017, officially replacing retired Lt. Col. Fred Brennan.
  • Family First

    The wing commanders office has been home to 4 wing commanders of the 157th Air Refueling Wing since the completion of the new headquarters building in 2010. This office is not only home to the wing commander but a place where memories of a long career of excellence are made and photos of loved ones offer a sense of comfort.
  • Two Wings, One Total Force

    Col. Robert L. Hanovich, the 22nd Operations Group commander, assigned to the 22nd Air Refueling Wing, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas, met with 157th Air Refueling Wing leadership on November 29, 2017, here.
  • Incoming Command Chief Envisions Opportunities for Wing

    Chief Master Sgt. Matthew S. Heiman, the new face of the 157th Air Refueling Wing enlisted force, seeks to encourage the development of all Airmen and usher in the KC-46 Pegasus.
  • Protecting Our People Protects Our Mission

    April is Sexual Assault Awareness & Prevention Month for United States Military members around the world