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  • Wing tests mission command methodologies during Exercise Fury Horizon 23

    The 920th Rescue Wing’s personnel recovery task force construct was executed to conduct a large-scale isolated personnel rescue while spread over more than 200 miles during Exercise Fury Horizon 23 here Sept. 9.The combat search and rescue exercise is designed to hone the wing’s sustained wartime

  • 920th Force Support Squadron assumption of command

    Lt. Col. Jacquelyn Shawaryn took command of the 920th Force Support Squadron during an assumption of command ceremony Sept. 10 here.The assumption of command is a military tradition that formally signifies the transfer of responsibility and authority from one commanding officer to another;

  • New platform IGNITEs defense innovation

    AFWERX has launched IGNITE, a platform where defense users can search for and easily interact with thousands of small businesses that have secured previous Department of the Air Force Small Business Innovation Research or Small Business Technology Transfer awards.

  • 920th Rescue Wing announces its outstanding Airmen for second quarter of 2023

    The 920th Rescue Wing announced the outstanding Airmen of the Second Quarter for 2023.The winners are:Airman of the Quarter – Senior Airman Julia Francis, 920th Logistics Readiness SquadronNoncommissioned Officer of the Quarter – Staff Sgt. Jorge Newman, 920th Aeromedical Staging SquadronSenior

  • Pave Hawk paint scheme honors Vietnam

    The 943d Rescue Group, a geographically separated unit of the 920th Rescue Wing, recently completed painting an HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter in a Vietnam-Era paint scheme in July at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona.This helicopter received the two-tone camouflage pattern, consisting of drab

  • 39th Rescue Squadron conducts forward area refueling point with MQ-9 Reaper

    A 39th Rescue Squadron HC-130 Combat King II aircraft refueled an MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicle during a forward area refueling point training exercise in a simulated austere environment with the 65th Special Operations Squadron August 8. The 39th RQS operates HC-130J aircraft that carry out

  • Maritime combat search and rescue exercise

    Pararescuemen, combat rescue officers, and aircrew flight equipment Airmen assigned to the 308th Rescue Squadron conducted static-line and military free fall jumps from an HC-130J Combat King II aircraft during a water rescue training exercise nearby Patrick Space Force Base, July 25.Simultaneously,