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  • Wing leadership kicks off Domestic Violence Awareness Month

    Col. Ryan Messer, 4th Fighter Wing vice commander, and members of the Family Advocacy Program hold signs as part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Oct. 2, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. Domestic violence verbal, emotional, physical or sexual behavior that is controlling, humiliating, intimidating, threatening, blaming or violent against a spouse, partner or family member. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jacob B. Derry)
  • MDG begins transition to DHA management

    The Defense Health Agency, as directed by Congress, will take responsibility for the administration and management of health care at all military medical treatment facilities. The 2017 National Defense Authorization Act is set to improve access to quality care for beneficiaries, while enhancing readiness by redefining the roles of the military medical departments and the Defense Health Agency. These changes were passed with the intent to create an integrated, efficient and effective system of readiness and health that better supports the lethality of the force.
  • Captain reconnects with history

    Capt. Jon Koritz, 333rd Fighter Squadron F-15E Strike Eagle pilot, sorts through a box containing the letters of his father’s name from Senior Airmen Christopher Jordan and David Dillon, 4th Civil Engineer Squadron structural journeyman, Oct. 1, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. Koritz’s father, Maj. Thomas Koritz, was a
  • SJ provider wins Family Child Care Provider of the Year

    Alicia Baggett, Seymour Johnson Air Force Base family child care provider, was recently recognized as the 2018 Seymour Johnson AFB Family Child Care Provider of the Year.
  • Motivational speaker visits SJAFB, talks mental health

    A former NFL star turned motivational speaker visited Seymour Johnson Air Force Base Sept. 25, 2018.
  • An F-15E Strike Eagle achieves 10,000 flying hours

    F-15E Strike Eagle tail 472 arrived at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C. on July 1, 1990 and was assigned to the 333rd Fighter Squadron in January 2010. On Sept. 18, 2018 tail 472 achieved a rare milestone within the training community: it reached 10,000-flying hours.
  • Phase 1 of DHA transition set to begin

    The Defense Health Agency will assume responsibility for the administration and management of healthcare at all military medical treatment facilities through a phased approached starting Oct. 1, 2018.
  • SJ recovery efforts begin following Hurricane Florence

    More than 50 F-15E Strike Eagles from the 4th Fighter Wing and six KC-135R Stratotankers from the 916th Air Refueling Wing were repositioned to Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Sept. 17, as a precautionary measure due to Hurricane Florence. The 916th ARW also provided support to the 4th FW by repositioning more than 200 personnel and equipment from the 4th FW to Barksdale AFB. Hurricane Florence reached Seymour Johnson AFB on Sept. 14, causing flooding in various areas of the base to include parts of the runway. Col. Donn Yates, 4th FW commander, issued an “all clear” for the base, beginning the base’s reconstitution phase after the effects of Hurricane Florence, to bring the base back to its full capabilities. The 4th FW’s assets returned from Barksdale AFB, Sept. 18, and Team Seymour has begun recovery efforts to reestablish normal base operations.
  • BASE REPOSITIONS JETS IN PREPARATION FOR HURRICANE FLORENCE

    Seymour Johnson Air Force Base repositioned approximately 60 F-15E Strike Eagles from the 4th Fighter Wing and six KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft from the 916th Air Refueling Wing, Sept. 12, to Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana.
  • Sink or swim: water survival training

    Aircrew members from the 4th Operations Group plunge into a lake as part of their water survival training, Aug. 28, 2018, in Wilson, North Carolina. Master Sgt. Scott Millisor (back right), 4th Operations Support Squadron survival, evasion, resistance, and escape specialist led the training event for six Airmen to certify them on water survival.
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