Tag: England
  • Team Mildenhall honors Battle of Britain, celebrates Air Force birthday

    Team Mildenhall commemorated the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Britain and celebrated the Air Force's 73rd birthday at Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England, Sept. 18, 2020.  The day's events included a piano burning and flyover by the RAF Aerobatic Team, heritage aircraft and U.S. Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker, MC-130J Commando II and CV-22B Osprey. 
  • 100th ARW KC-135s support exercise Point Blank

    Multiple KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft assigned to the 100th Air Refueling Wing conducted aerial-refueling missions enabling exercise Point Blank over the North Sea, Sept. 10, 2020. The exercise involved U.S. Air Force, U.S. Marine Corps, Royal Air Force and Dutch aircraft and demonstrated the collective commitment to security within the U.S Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa theater.
  • 100th CS spearhead quality-of-life improvement for NCO housing

    Fiber optic cables were installed in on-base NCO housing at RAF Mildenhall, England, providing residents the ability to obtain faster internet bandwidth speeds. The installation was coordinated by the 100th Communications Squadron and 48th Civil Engineer Squadron housing office and executed by an outside company in August.
  • Team Mildenhall Top III hosts technical sergeant mentorship board

    Team Mildenhall’s Top III hosted a mentorship board and records review for technical sergeants at Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England, Aug. 26. Ten senior noncommissioned officers provided feedback on the enlisted performance reports, decorations and career data briefs of technical sergeants who were not selected for promotion to the rank of master sergeant.
  • 100th AMXS supports KC-135 flight operations

    The 100th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron supported KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft flight operations at Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England, Aug. 19, 2020. The KC-135s extend the range of allied, partner nation and U.S. Air Force aircraft with their aerial refueling capability.
  • Diverse maintenance tasks ensure Bloody Hundredth’s support of global reach mission

    Maintainers within the 100th Maintenance Squadron Fabrication, Aerospace Ground Equipment and Maintenance flights ensure 100th Air Refueling Wing KC-135 Stratotankers can deliver aerial refueling around-the-clock. From repairing tow bars to inspecting aircraft components for cracks, Airmen complete a variety of maintenance tasks in support of the Air Force’s global reach mission.
  • 100th MXS Hydraulics section make large impact through boom maintenance

    The 100th Maintenance Squadron Hydraulics section performed maintenance on the flying boom of a KC-135 Stratotanker at RAF Mildenhall, England. The maintenance was conducted as part of a 24-month periodic inspection on the aircraft.
  • 100th Civil Engineer Squadron “Dirt Boyz” update infrastructure

    The 100th Civil Engineer Squadron Pavement and Construction Equipment Section began renovations to update base infrastructure at RAF Mildenhall, England. The section’s members, known as Dirt Boyz, are removing fencing along the road to improve pedestrian access to parking behind the fence and reduce overcrowding that occurs in the military personnel flight parking lot.
  • Armed Forces Voters Week shines spotlight on registration, preparation

    Armed Forces Voters Week is held June 28 through July 5 and encourages service members and citizens living overseas to take the necessary steps to be able to vote. The Federal Voting Assistance Program campaign is led by the Airman and Family Readiness Center’s Voting Assistance Office.
  • 351st ARS female flyers conduct B-2 aerial refueling

    A 351st Air Refueling Squadron training mission, which refueled B-2 Spirits included two all-female crews at RAF Mildenhall, England, June 18, 2020. The two aircrews were part of a four-ship formation and provided aerial refueling support for the stealth bombers from Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, which were flying a long-range strategic bomber mission.