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  • SJAFB hosts Pilot for a Day

    Airmen assigned to the 336th Fighter Squadron at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, hosted Jackson and his family as part of the Pilot for a Day program on June 17, 2021.
  • 307th FS command passes to Krishnan

    Lt. Col. Sriram Krishnan, incoming 307th Fighter Squadron commander, receives the guidon from Col. Jason Reiss 414th Fighter Group commander, during the 307th FS change of command ceremony at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, June 11, 2021. The 307th FS is one of SJAFB reserve fighter squadrons located at the 414th FG. (U.S. Air Force
  • Current PCS, household goods affected by supply shortages

    According to a newly released communiqué from the Air Force’s Personal Property Activity Headquarters, “Department of Defense demand this peak (PCS) season has greatly exceeded commercial industry capabilities, largely due to resource constraints associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. Per industry, this resulted in a 25% decrease in their labor pool, resulting in (decreased) personal property movement capacity necessary to support private sector and government demand.”
  • New Lactation Rooms Open for Nursing Active Duty Mothers

    Members of the Warrior Women’s Network and Homefront Room Revival teams lead a project to open lactation rooms across Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. The new lactation rooms are now open at the 4th Security Forces Squadron headquarters building and the 4th Logistics Readiness Squadron vehicle maintenance building. The two rooms offer privacy and comfort with locking doors, window covers, a comfortable chair, table, trash can, a cleaning supply area and a notebook with resources for expecting and nursing mothers.
  • The 4th Fighter Group on D-Day

    At 2300 hours on 5 June 1944, Colonel Don Blakeslee briefed the 4th Fighter Group pilots on the D-Day operations the next day. Blakeslee emphasized it was going to be a long, tough day with the Group flying three sorties to support the invasion. Captain Bernard Louis McGrattan, an ace with the 335th Fighter Squadron, was listening to the brief but he was not supposed to fly the mission. His tour of duty was over, his orders home were in his pocket. McGrattan asked Blakeslee if he could fly the D-Day sorties with the Group. Blakeslee approved the request.
  • Airmen Participate in Driving Safety Course

    An Airman from Team Seymour practices speeding in a curve at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, May 26, 2021. During the training the Airman practiced the wrong way and the correct way to slow down and stop on a curved road. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kimberly Barrera)
  • AF breaks down updated fitness test scores

    Without the waist measurement as a scored component, push-ups and sit-ups will increase from 10 to 20 points each, while the 1.5-mile run will remain at 60 points. Scoring will fall into five-year age groups, as opposed to the previous 10.
  • Seymour Johnson Air Force Base's Airman and Family Readiness Center

    The Seymour Johnson Air Force Base Airman and Family Readiness Center provides a plethora of programs and can offer assistance to Airmen and their families.
  • Outdoor Recreation

    Members of Team Seymour gather to play badminton at the Outdoor Recreation Adventure Park, on Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, May 14, 2021. The 4th Logistics Readiness Squadron rented the outdoor space for a morale day. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kimberly Barrera)
  • Experienced Peer-Led Alcohol Support Group

    There is a peer-led Alcohol Support Group on base for those struggling with alcohol and its effects. The group meets at the Family Life Center on the first and third Wednesday of every month at 5 p.m. The group is open to all active duty, reserve and retired service members as well as dependents.
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