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  • MacDill Total Force stays ready through operational readiness exercise

    While ensuring 33 missions partners on MacDill have everything they need to succeed, the 6th Air Mobility Wing must remain operationally ready to accomplish their flying mission.
  • MacDill ID card office adds new online service, reduces wait time

    The 6th Force Support Squadron’s military personnel flight (MPF) serves a large military population that includes active-duty service members, reservists, dependents, retirees and civilian contractors.
  • Team MacDill fire, emergency experts never settle

    Recently, the Fire and Emergency Services at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, was awarded international reaccreditation status by the Commission on Fire Accreditation International for their continuous commitment to quality improvement and enhancement of service delivery to the community.
  • Operations Group by the Numbers

    The men and women of the 6th AMW are a force capable of rapidly projecting air refueling power anywhere in the world. We are organized into five unique groups to carry out our mission to be America’s premier mobility team providing world-class air refueling, responsive airlift and airbase support to Headquarters U.S. Central Command, Headquarters U.S. Special Operations Command and 33 other mission partners that call MacDill home. Here's a quick look at the Operations Group by the numbers from April - June 2018.
  • MacDill JSADD: 813 - 828 - RIDE (4473)

    As the third most populous city in Florida, Tampa offers a variety of recreational opportunities, a diverse culture and a vibrant nightlife. And with this enticing entertainment culture, comes the temptation of making regrettable decisions.
  • Joint, total force enhances MacDill EOD training

    For the first time, the 6th Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal flight at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla. used its semiannual training exercise as a foundation to become something more. The 927th Aeromedical Staging Squadron, Joint Communication Support Element and the U.S. Army’s 5th General Support Aviation Battalion from Clearwater, Fla. joined the EOD team for a joint, total force training exercise, July 2, 2018.
  • Ellsworth area leaders experience thrill of 6th AMW air refueling mission

    Thirteen area leaders from the Black Hills had the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness a key part of the Air Mobility Command mission firsthand during civic leader orientation flights June 26 and 27.
  • MacDill flies classroom for ROTC, USAFA cadets

    Reserve Officers’ Training Corps and U.S. Air Force Academy cadets flew aboard a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft during Operation Air Force as part of a flying classroom June 14, 2018 at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida.
  • 6th Medical Group receives Joint Commission accreditation

    The 6th Medical Group assigned to MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Ambulatory Health Care Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its nationally recognized standards.
  • LIFTx: Leaders Inspiring for Tomorrow

    “Everyone in this room has the ability to leave a legacy.” “Don’t underestimate the influence you have on everybody in the world.” “Everything you do, do with all your heart.” “If you change nothing, nothing changes.” “You make a difference.”