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  • Congressman Rouzer visits SJ

    Capt. Thomas Higginbotham, 333rd Fighter Squadron instructor weapons systems officer, assists U.S. Rep. David Rouzer, North Carolina’s 7th district, during an F-15E Strike Eagle flight simulation, Aug. 16, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. The congressman visited the base to get a better understanding of the 4th Fighter Wing
  • Sink or swim

    A crowd gathers at the base pool to watch teams complete four 50-meter laps during the Build-A-Boat competition, Aug. 17, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. Six teams from various squadrons attempted to keep their makeshift boats afloat and complete four 50-meter laps for best time. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class
  • ASP brings SJ Airmen, local families together

    More than 10 Seymour Johnson Airmen are currently sponsored by a local family as part of the Seymour Johnson Air Force Base Airman Sponsorship Program, which is designed to provide Airmen with an avenue to form new friendships in the local community and gather support beyond the formal work environment.
  • Homefront Room Revival: Deployment. Move. Redecorate. Repeat.

    Homefront Room Revival is a nonprofit organization run by volunteers, located in Goldsboro, North Carolina. It provides military families with creative outlets to improve and enrich the military life cycle. Homefront Room Revival was founded in May 2016 and serves military families located in eastern North Carolina. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman
  • Banquet honors North Carolina’s warriors

    Fifty eight veterans from across the services were honored for their sacrifices that awarded them the Purple Heart while protecting American values and way of life during a banquet and ceremony Aug 3, 2018, at the Maxwell Center in Goldsboro, North Carolina.
  • Memorial service held for fallen 4th CES Airman

    A portrait of Staff Sgt. James Grotjan is displayed on stage during his memorial service, Aug. 3, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. Grotjan died from non-combat related injuries he received while deployed to Al Dhafra Air Base, United Arab Emirates, in support of Operation Inherent Resolve. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt.
  • SF Airmen compete in Defender Challenge Trial

    Senior Airman Marquez Roquemore, 4th Security Forces Squadron patrolman, competes in a ruck march with fellow defenders, July 30, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. Five security forces Airmen completed a four-mile ruck march for time as part of the 4th SFS Defender Challenge trial to compete for a spot in the Defender
  • Navigating into history: 335th FS WSO eclipses 3,000 flying hours in F-15E

    More than 20 years ago, 1st Lt. Tomas Jaime, newly assigned weapon systems officer to the 334th Fighter Squadron as a student of the F-15E Basic Course, stepped into an F-15E Strike Eagle at Seymour Johnson AFB, North Carolina, for the first time. At the time, Jaime was focused on just passing the rigorous course and getting his Air Force career off to a good start. Flash forward 20 years, Jaime, now the 335th Fighter Squadron director of operations, has reached a pinnacle that few people have the opportunity to accomplish in his Air Force career. With his flight on July 31, 2018, he eclipsed the rare 3,000 flying-hour milestone in the Strike Eagle.
  • 334th FS Eagle selected for Air Force’s premier demo team

    An Eagle from the 334th Fighter Squadron was selected July 20 to become a member of the Air Force’s premier demonstration team—the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds. Capt. Michael Brewer was selected as Thunderbird No. 3, the team’s right wing pilot, where he’ll fly mere feet away from the No. 1 jet during flight formations.
  • LRS conducts QLLEX

    The 4th Logistic Readiness Squadron fuels management flight participated in a Quartermasters Liquid Logistics Exercise (QLLEX) during the month of July.