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  • 920th Airmen conduct mass-casualty rescue exercise

    The 920th Rescue Wing conducted a week-long validation exercise designed to refine mass-casualty emergency response procedures. Airmen from across the wing worked to ensure pararescuemen and aircrew from HH-60G Pave Hawk and HC-130J Combat King II aircraft enhanced their abilities to treat

  • 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

  • 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