Staff Sgt. Eric Burks, 2nd Combat Camera Squadron
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah -- Team Hill hosted its annual Kids Deployment Day April 12, giving about 800 children in the military community a closer look at many of the moving pieces involved in overseas contingency operations.By design, the scene resembled a deployment processing line: as children from each "chalk" -- a group meeting at a designated time and place -- arrived and stepped off... Read more
Stephen Nutt, Installation Antiterrorism officer
The installation recently employed a new alert message designed to notify Hill Air Force Base residents and employees in the event of an active shooter situation. An active shooter is an individual, or individuals, who are actively attempting to kill people in a confined or populated area. Virginia Tech and Fort Hood incidents are examples of an active shooter occurrence.The new active shooter... Read more
Tom Badman, Airman and Family Readiness Center director
Kids Deployment Day has become an annual event here at Hill Air Force Base during The Month of the Military Child. Not only do personnel want to honor the sacrifices and contributions our military children make, but also to provide a positive image while educating the children and the school support network. Kid's Deployment Day is designed to assist the children of military members become more... Read more
Bryan Magana, 419th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
By Bryan Magana419th Fighter Wing Public Affairs67th aerial porters bring home two trophiesThree days of tough competition proved worthwhile for five members of the wing's 67th Aerial Port Squadron who participated in Air Force Reserve Command's Port Dawg Challenge last week.Of more than 20 competing squadrons and 11 timed events, the 67th team cleared space for two trophies.At the PDC closing... Read more