• Police Week: Last Roll Call

    The 4th Security Forces Squadron used National Police Week as a time to show respect to fallen Defenders. The observance was established to recognize local, state and federal law enforcement officers who have given the ultimate sacrifice or have become disabled in the line of duty.
  • Team Seymour spouse wins Air Force level award

    One of the top priorities of Seymour Johnson Air Force Base is taking care of its Airmen and their families. Katelyn Tinsley, a military spouse here, found a creative way to help her community by connecting military dependents and helping them build resilience. Due to her efforts, Tinsley was presented the Armed Forces Insurance Air Force Spouse of the Year award.
  • 4FW hosts Combat Support Wing exercise

    War is an ever-changing enigma the United States military has had to adapt to over time. Since the American Revolution, the U.S. has modified its tactics to defeat its adversaries. The Air Force is continuing this tradition of enhancing its warfighting capabilities with the Combat Support Wing exercise.
  • SJ WOWs community

    The 2019 Wings Over Wayne Air and Space Expo attracted both first-time and returning visitors from around the world. On April 27 and 28, Seymour Johnson Air Force Base opened its gates to the public, attracting tens of thousands of people. The air show featured aerial performances, aircraft static displays and various vendor booths.
  • SERE augmentees: More than just a club

    At Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, SERE training is conducted by Tech. Sgt. Joshua Krape, 4th Operations Support Squadron SERE specialist. Being a lone instructor, Krape relies on his SERE augmentee group, part of the Make It Better club initiative, to help him properly train the aircrew quickly and efficiently.
  • Comm squadron Airmen conduct ATSO exercise

    Senior Airman Gage Siwicki, 4th Communications Squadron knowledge management apprentice, inspects M-8 paper after a simulated chemical attack March 26, 2019, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. M-8 paper is used to detect chemicals such as nerve and blister agents that Airmen could be exposed to if such an attack were to occur. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jacob Derry)
  • F-15E Strike Eagles soar into Red Flag 19-2

    Two U.S. Air Force Airmen assigned to the 4th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron prepare an F-15E Strike Eagle fighter jet that is participating in Red Flag 19-2 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., March 12, 2019. Aircraft from Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C., are participating as the Strike role in Red Flag 19-2. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st
  • SF, MDG Airmen conduct active shooter exercise

    Airmen assigned to the 4th Security Forces Squadron perform a line sweep during an active shooter exercise March 13, 2019, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. After detaining the active shooter, the Defenders continued to look for victims of the shooting and respond to their various injuries. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jacob Derry)
  • Greatest Heroes of 4th Fighter Wing: Brigadier General Harrison Thyng –

    Harrison R. Thyng was born April 12, 1918, in Laconia, New Hampshire. The nickname “Harry” was bestowed on the young man when he started school. An avid athlete, Harry lettered in baseball, track and football at Pittsfield High School. At the University of New Hampshire, he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in 1939. Having completed four years of Army ROTC he was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the infantry.
  • Team Seymour honors lost teammate

    A portrait of Tech. Sgt. Keith Martin is displayed during his memorial service, March 7, 2019, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. Martin was originally Halifax, Virginia. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jacob Derry)