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  • 39th RQS conducts FARP training

    Staff Sgt. Jin Chang, 39th Rescue Squadron loadmaster, runs with a jug of water during Forward Aera Refueling Point training at Patrick Space Force Base, Florida, Nov. 17, 2022. FARP provides the fuel necessary for helicopter and fixed-wing operations to continue their mission while reducing the

  • 920th RQW hosts Family Day event

    Children of members within the 920th Rescue Wing participate in a mock deployment line filling satchels with various military gear during a Family Day event, Dec. 5, 2022, at Patrick Space Force Base, Florida. These events provide an opportunity for service members to showcase the 920th Rescue Wing

  • The 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month

    In 1954, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed legislation that changed the federal holiday’s name from Armistice Day to Veterans Day. The name change aimed to pay tribute to all Americans who served their country honorably during war or peacetime.

  • 920th RQW relocates aircraft in anticipation of Tropical Storm Nicole

    920th Rescue Wing aircraft departed Patrick Space Force Base, Florida, today, in preparation for the arrival of Tropical Storm Nicole. The decision was made to relocate the aircraft to areas that would prevent them from being damaged. In less than 24-hours, all of the wing's HC-130J Combat King II

  • 920th Operations Group assumption of command

    Lt. Col. John Lowe assumed command of the 920th Operations Group during an assumption of command ceremony held here Nov. 6, 2022.The assumption of command is a long-standing military tradition which uses the passing of a guidon from one commanding officer to another, symbolizing a formal transfer of

  • 920th RQW takes two wins in 2022 AFRC PACE competition

    The 920th Rescue Wing Public Affairs office took two wins following Headquarters Air Force Reserve Command Public Affairs announcement of the results of the 2022 Public Affairs for Communication Excellence awards.Brig Gen Harry J. Dalton Jr. Award: 920th Rescue Wing, Patrick Space Force Base,

  • Daylight saving time: Fall back this Sunday

    Daylight saving time begins the second Sunday in March and ends the first Sunday in November, when clocks are adjusted one hour back to standard time.Congress instituted daylight savings time during World War I and again during World War II, and once again during the energy crisis of the early

  • 39th Rescue Squadron loadmasters train for uncommon rescue requirements

    In an effort to broaden their skills to load uncommon equipment in rescue situations, 39th Rescue Squadron loadmasters completed specialized cargo-loading training at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, in September. This intense training, led by the 34th Combat Training Squadron, challenged the

  • 920th Rescue Wing announces quarterly award winners

    The 920th Rescue Wing announced award winners from the third quarter of 2022 during the wing’s October drill weekend.The winners are:Airman of the Quarter - Senior Airman Dalton Arnold, 943d Operations Support FlightNon-Commissioned Officer of the Quarter - Staff Sgt. Lorenzo Dixon, 943d OSFSenior