• Eielson recognizes Black History Month (Part 1)

    U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Mitchell Drayton, 354th Operations Support Squadron commander’s executive assistant, discusses what Black History Month means to him at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, Jan. 29, 2024. The Department of Defense recognizes the bravery and exceptional service of Black military

  • Lt. Gen. David Nahom visits Eielson

    U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. David Nahom, commander, Alaskan NORAD Region, Alaskan Command and Eleventh Air Force, gives a coin to Senior Airman Evelynn Perry, 354th Medical Group commander support staff, during a base visit at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, Feb. 1, 2024. During his visit, Nahom

  • 354th Maintenance Group hosts annual load competition

    U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Nathan Furr, 18th Aircraft Maintenance Unit load crew team member, drives a maintenance vehicle on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, Jan. 29, 2024. Load competitions are part of load crew tradition and held quarterly with the winning teams competing in a yearly competition

  • Arctic Gold 24-1 prepares the 354th FW to Project Airpower

    The 354th Fighter Wing conducted exercise Arctic Gold 24-1 to practice the wing’s ability to deploy fifth generation airpower at a moment’s notice, Jan. 22-24, 2024.The main objectives of the exercise were to generate and employ 24 F-35 Lightning II’s, cargo, and all tasked personnel.  The exercise

  • Eielson leadership and POL Airmen tour local refinery

    Jake Loud, Petro Star Inc. refinery manager, briefs Airmen assigned to the 354th Fighter Wing at the Petro Star Inc. Oil Refinery, North Pole, Alaska, on Jan. 22, 2024. 354th FW leadership and 354th Logistics Readiness Squadron Airmen who work with fuels toured the refinery and discovered a few

  • 4th Quarter Load Competition

    U.S. Air Force Airmen assigned to the 355th Fighter Generation Squadron stand ready for a load competition on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, Jan. 11, 2024. Load competitions are held throughout the year to prepare weapons crews for wartime. The winning team is picked based on speed, accuracy, and

  • 354th FSS hosts Raven Beddown 2024

    The 354th Force Support Squadron recently conducted a Ready Raven Beddown exercise aimed to refine readiness within the squadron and promote cohesiveness for future deployments, Jan. 6, 2024.

  • 354th SFS keeps Eielson AFB safe and secure

    U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Jake Magalhaes-Pachico, 354th Security Forces Squadron flight chief, radios in while on patrol on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, Dec. 27, 2023. Security forces flight chiefs take on a large role for developing the next generation of the Air Force's defenders. (U.S. Air

  • Snowbarn Clears the Way on Eielson AFB

    A snow broom operator from the 354th Civil Engineering Squadron plows snow off of the flightline on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, Dec. 19, 2023. The snow broom operators run 24/7 shifts to ensure the flightline is clear for aircraft to travel anywhere in the Northern Hemisphere. (U.S. Air Force