• SJAFB Firefighter Airmen conduct live-fire exercise

    Tech. Sgt. Andrew Decker, 4th Civil Engineering Squadron firefighter, stands on the second floor of a burning building during a live-fire training exercise at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, Feb. 10, 2022. Firefighters train in smoky conditions to learn how to properly use their

  • Inspecting Gadgets: NDI exposes the cracks

    Airman 1st Class Demarco Baker, 4th Equipment Maintenance Squadron non-destructive inspector, searches for defects on a piece of aircraft equipment at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, Feb. 24, 2022. Baker ensured the aircraft had no defects and maintained its integrity to prevent

  • SJAFB hosts first Airpower Leadership Academy

    Seymour Johnson Air Force Base’s first Airpower Leadership Academy began on Jan. 12, 2022. The course is designed to enhance junior NCO’s leadership skills.The academy is meant to give NCO’s an understanding of who they are and shape how they lead others.“NCO’s will create their own personal

  • A safe landing

    The 4th Operations Support Squadron Radar Approach Control (RAPCON) Airmen from Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, ensured a safe landing for a civilian aviator, Ross Rivkin, at Duplin County Airport in Kenansville, North Carolina, ultimately saving his life on Dec. 17, 2021.

  • Air Traffic Control Airmen monitor, communicate with aircraft

    Airman 1st Class Kevin Shaw, left, and Senior Airman Emily Stanley, 4th Operations Support Squadron air traffic control technicians, track Shaw’s training hours into a log book at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, Feb. 10, 2022. Controllers maintain roughly a five-mile radius of air

  • Wingman Wednesday Egress

    Senior Airman Kyle Hogan, 4th Component Maintenance Squadron aircrew egress technician, poses for a photo at Seymour Johnson Air Force, North Carolina, Feb. 9, 2022. Aircrew egress technicians maintain and repair items associated with aircraft escape and survival systems such as warning lights,

  • Seymour Ink Tattoo series

    Tech. Sgt. Eileen Otero-Nichols, 4th Operational Medical Readiness Squadron NCO in charge force health management, discusses significance of her tattoos for Seymour Ink Tattoo series at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, Jan. 25, 2022. Otero-Nichols tattoo is a leukemia butterfly which

  • 4th EMS paints Kinston Police Department’s MRAP

    SEYMOUR JOHNSON AIR FORCE BASE, N.C. – Airmen from the 4th Equipment Maintenance Squadron aircraft structural maintenance section volunteered to paint a mine-resistant, ambush-protected (MRAP) vehicle at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, for Kinston Police Department in Kinston, North Carolina.The

  • Wingman Wednesday Propulsions

    Tech. Sgt. Willis Jensen, 333rd Fighter Generation Squadron propulsion element noncommissioned officer in charge, sits inside of an F-15E Strike Eagle inlet at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, Feb. 4, 2022. Jensen wore an inlet suit to prevent foreign objects from entering the inlet.