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  • SECDEF visits Team Mildenhall

    U.S. Secretary of Defense Dr. Mark T. Esper met with Team Mildenhall Airmen and families and toured the installation June 25, 2020.The 27th SECDEF visited the air traffic control tower, static displays of a CV-22 Osprey and RC-135 Rivet Joint, and spent time speaking with both officer and enlisted

  • Naturalized Airman – From Struggles to Stripes

    The future is an exciting idea for many young people, to see if they can achieve their dreams and reach every goal they’ve made. U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Micheal Ayitiah, 100th Maintenance Squadron crew chief, was 24 when he emigrated to where he thought he could achieve his dream– America.

  • Team Mildenhall Airman relives path to citizenship

    The story of the American immigrant is one that many may hear about from grandparents and great grandparents, but this is a story of today, of determination and resilience. Buzhak traveled from her birth place not to leave a war-ridden country or to escape poverty, but simply to see a different,

  • New Third Air Force Command Chief visits RAF Mildenhall

    U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Randy Kwiatkowski, Third Air Force command chief, visited RAF Mildenhall England, Sept. 13, 2019. The new command chief met and spoke with Airmen about concepts related to mindfulness, time management, responsibilities to the mission and resiliency amongst other

  • 100th ARW command chief shares experiences, priorities

    It was seeing her dad’s pride as he told stories of his seven years in the Army Reserve that encouraged an Iowa farm girl to join the Air Force. Twenty-six years later, that girl is the 100th Air Refueling Wing command chief, and she’s making it her mission to make lives better for Bloody Hundredth

  • Third Air Force commander’s mission and vision

    Every leader throughout the course of history has had to live up to the task of gathering information coming at them from all sides, know the strengths and weaknesses of the people they surround themselves with and then take action.Critical decision making is the epitome of effective leadership, and

  • Key Spouse symposium: Networking, inspiring, supporting

    A Key Spouses symposium, hosted to network, inspire and support all of the spouses throughout England, was held by Team Mildenhall Key Spouses here on Oct. 4.The Key Spouses organization brings an opportunity for leadership and spouses to bridge the gap between dependents and leadership, as well as

  • AGE Airmen: No airpower without ground power

    Walking onto the flightline, the hum of the generators is all you hear over the conversation between pilots and mechanics. The small battery on wheels powers a 49 ton aircraft and prepares KC-135 Stratotankers to fuel the mission across Europe and Africa.

  • POL: fueling the mission

    RAF MILDENHALL, England – Early every Friday morning, the 100th Logistics Readiness Squadron petroleum, oil and lubricant flight gather around their leadership. Whether day shift or night shift, they stand together and recite the Airman’s Creed, line by line, phrase by phrase, emphasizing what it

  • Two single parents lead household, squadron

    RAF MILDENHALL, England - If it takes a village to raise a child, how can a mom do it on her own while also leading a squadron of more than 100 personnel? Two of RAF Mildenhall’s squadron commanders show how they do it and act as a guiding light for those who think it’s impossible. Leading a