Tag: 100 ARW
  • 100 ARW supports BTF over Mediterranean Sea

    The 100th Air Refueling Wing supported a Bomber Task Force mission over the Mediterranean Sea April 7.
  • 100th ARW conducts first USAFE KC-135 hot-pit refuel

    Airmen from Royal Air Force Mildenhall completed the first-ever hot-pit refuel of a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft in all of U.S. Air Forces in Europe command Jan. 8, 2021.
  • 752nd SOAMXS conducts CV-22 emergency landing training

    Airmen assigned to the 752nd Special Operations Aircraft Maintenance Squadron conducted emergency landing training with a CV-22 Osprey aircraft at Royal Air Force Mildenhall, Oct. 19. The training prepared maintainers and CV-22 aircrew to conduct emergency landing in the event of a landing gear malfunction. In the event of an emergency,maintainers
  • Team Mildenhall Hosts Run For Equality

    Team Mildenhall held a 5K Color Run for Equality that was put together by the WayForward Committee to advocate equality for all people regardless of their background.
  • NDI; Exposing the cracks

    Non-destructive inspection technicians perform five different types of inspections – x-ray, ultrasonic, eddy current, magnetic particle and penetrant – to detect abnormalities. NDI Airmen are tasked with ensuring aircraft and weapons systems parts are structurally safe with no damage, flaws or stress fractures. The Bloody Hundredth Airmen take pride in exposing the cracks to keep the mission moving.
  • RAF Mildenhall sports day brings special athletes together

    As the sound of laughter and excited chattering rang out, a bagpiper led a parade of special athletes as they walked around Hangar 711 and performed a torch ceremony, signaling the start of the Joan Mann Special Sports Day event on RAF Mildenhall Sept. 22, 2018. Almost 200 special-needs children and more than 100 caregivers from 28 schools around England enjoyed a day of fun and games at the 37th annual event. Approximately 600 volunteers from RAF Mildenhall, RAF Lakenheath, Airman Leadership School at RAF Feltwell, and RAF Honington assisted the special athletes.
  • RAF Mildenhall supports sovereign skies in Iceland

    KC-135 Stratotankers from the 100th Air Refueling Wing refueled F-15C/D Eagles from RAF Lakenheath in support of NATO’s Icelandic Air Surveillance mission Aug. 10, 2018.
  • 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.
  • RAF Mildenhall helps secure Iceland’s sovereign skies

    KC-135 Stratotankers from the 100th Air Refueling Wing transported Airmen and supplies to Keflavik Air Base, Iceland, in support of NATO’s Icelandic Air Surveillance mission there, July 30- Aug. 23, 2018.
  • RAF Mildenhall supports A-10s in Europe

    U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt IIs, from the 127th Wing, Michigan Air National Guard, Selfridge Air National Guard Base, Mich., arrived here June 1, 2018.The Thunderbolts passed through on their way to support the U.S. Army Europe exercise Saber Strike 2018. Saber Strike 18 promotes regional stability and security while strengthening partner