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  • Recognizing our own for Hispanic Heritage Month, SSgt. Reyes

    Contributions and experience from the Hispanic community are a pivotal portion of America’s diverse past, present, and future. To celebrate the history, culture and influences of American citizens whose ancestors or they themselves came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America, the United States established Hispanic Heritage Month.
  • Recognizing our own for Hispanic Heritage Month, SrA Cruz

    Editor’s Note: This article is part of a series celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month, which is recognized annually Sept. 15 – Oct. 15. Since America’s birth in 1776, Hispanics have helped make the U.S. the country it is today. Hispanic Heritage Month helps recognize the heritage, culture, and contributions put forth by the Hispanic community. Some people see a deeper meaning in the month.
  • 2017 fiscal year goals exceeded

    The wing has had a year for the books. The 4th Fighter Wing has succeeded to both meet and exceed the allotted sorties and flying hours organized through the flying hour program.
  • 4th Medical Group earns repeat win

    “Trust to care in a culture of safety” was the theme that allowed the 4th Medical Group to take home the 2017 AFMS Customer Service Award, a back-to-back year win for the 4 MDG.
  • POL troops fuel the fight against ISIS

    SOUTHWEST ASIA -- Much like day-to-day life in modern society, the military relies on fuels to power its ground and air operations. The fuels management section of the 386th Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron is tasked with the control, distribution and testing of the mission essential fuels that keep the 386th Air Expeditionary Wing and
  • Take command: Register to learn about upcoming changes to TRICARE

    The Military Health System is modernizing TRICARE to better serve you and respond to changes in law and policy. Join us for our next webinar on Thursday, Oct. 5, from 1 to 2 p.m. (EDT) to learn how TRICARE is changing and how to prepare for these changes.
  • 4th Fighter Wing model aircraft display

    Retired Tech. Sgt. Bob Dedmon (left), discusses model aircraft with Col. Brian Armstrong, 4th Fighter Wing vice commander, Sept. 27, 2017, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. Dedmon spent more than 10 years researching and building the model aircraft associated with the 4th Fighter Wing throughout history, which he donated to the
  • Razor Talon September 2017

    An F-15E Strike Eagle sits on the flightline, Sept. 21, 2017, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. The F-15E Strike Eagle is a dual-role fighter designed to perform both air-to-air and air-to-ground missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Victoria Boyton)
  • Take action to make a smooth transition with TRICARE in 2018

    You may be wondering what action you need to take, if any, to ensure you continue TRICARE coverage in 2018. Some beneficiaries will need to take action, but most will not. If you’re currently enrolled in or eligible for TRICARE coverage on Dec. 31, 2017, you’ll transition to your respective TRICARE plan on Jan. 1, 2018. If you want to enroll in a TRICARE plan or change coverage after Jan. 1, 2018, you’ll need to take action to enroll in the plan of your choice.
  • Pianos burned during Battle of Britain celebration

    The 4th Fighter Wing celebrates its 75th anniversary this year. The wing is able to trace its roots back to World War II, when seven American pilots volunteered to fight alongside the Royal Air Force and defend Europe against the German Luftwaffe. This year seven pianos were burned during the Battle of Britain ceremony, Sept. 15, 2017, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. The seven pianos were donated and decorated by squadrons on base to be part of the piano burning ceremony