• 21st FSS welcomes new commander

    U.S. Air Force Col. David Wilson, 21st Mission Support Group commander, presents U.S. Air Force Lt Col. Heath McKim, 21st Force Support Squadron incoming commander, with the squadron guidon during a change of command ceremony at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, July 21, 2021. The passing of the guidon symbolizes the transfer of power from one
  • 821st ABG welcomes new commander

    U.S. Air Force Col. David G. Hanson, outgoing 821st Air Base Group commander, and U.S. Air Force Col. Heather L. McGee, incoming 821st ABG commander, stand at attention during the group’s change of command ceremony at Thule Air Base, Greenland, July 15, 2021. The 821st ABG operates and maintains Thule Air Base in support of missile warning and
  • Joint training to refine skills

    Approximately 300 Airmen from the 21st Medical Group went back to the basics of medical training with U.S. Army combat medical specialists from the 10th Field Hospital, 627th Hospital Center, Fort Carson, in a joint training day, July 8, 2021, at Peterson Air Force Base.
  • USSPACECOM spouse leads effort to make school enrollment easier for Colorado military kids

    When Alicia Pepper prepared her family for a Permanent Change of Station move in 2017, she did what she’s done before: pack, coordinate movers, research the base, psych the kids up for a new adventure, check out housing — all the things military spouses often do behind the scenes to get ready for their next step.
  • Peterson AFB Sports and Field Day

    Service members and civilians from across the Front Range compete in a soccer match during Sports and Field Day at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, July 16, 2021. Events included field sports such as soccer and football as well as other competitive activities to include pool and poker. (U.S. Space Force photo by Airman 1st Class Brooke Wise)
  • Get Ready for PCS Season with TRICARE

    Are you moving away this summer? If so, you aren’t alone. Summer is a time of transition for military families with permanent change of station (PCS) orders, which means adjusting to new surroundings and new people. Whether you’re moving to another state or relocating overseas, there are important steps you need to take to ensure a smooth PCS move.
  • 21st MDG exceeds standards during exercise

    Airmen from the 21st Medical Group learn how to decontaminate patients before the In-Place Patient Decontamination exercise at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, July 9, 2021. The 21st MDG Airmen trained for three days prior to the exercise on identifying different types of medical threats, how to properly set up the decontamination tent, and
  • CSAF delivers powerful message in new Air Force commercial

    Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr. delivers a powerful message about air power and diversity in a new Air Force commercial titled “Helmet.”
  • Peterson AFB receives Tree City USA Growth Award

    PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Members of the 21st Mission Support Group, 21st Civil Engineer Squadron and the R.P. Lee Youth Center are presented the Tree City USA award by the Colorado State Forest Service on Peterson AFB, Colorado, July 15, 2021. Peterson Air Force Base has received the award 27 times since 1993 and holds an annual Arbor Day
  • Faces of Space: 1st Lt. Monica Callan

    U.S. Space Force 1st Lt. Monica Callan, Space Delta 3 – Space Electronic Warfare, 16th Space Control Squadron electronic warfare operations officer, never anticipated her path as an enlisted pharmacy technician would eventually lead her to becoming one of the first officers in the U.S. Space Force to deploy as a space liaison officer advising U.S. Marines in the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command theater. As with many things in life, most plans never work out as they’re written down.