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  • 6th FSS named best in AMC

    The 6th Force Support Squadron was recognized as Air Mobility Command’s nominee for the Gen. Curtis E. LeMay award for best large installation-level force support squadron of the year for 2018. The award recognizes leadership, customer service, support and quality-of-life programs provided to joint military members and their families.
  • USTRANSCOM commander visits Team MacDill

    The commander of U.S. Transportation Command, U.S. Army Gen. Stephen Lyons, visited MacDill Air Force Base, Fla. Feb. 8, 2019, to meet the innovative Airmen who generate airlift and aerial refueling capabilities. As USTRANSCOM commander, Lyons leads an enterprise of more than 144,000 logistics and transportation professionals responsible for delivering globally-integrated mobility, deployment and distribution solutions and enabling capabilities for full-spectrum requirements in support of national objectives.
  • “She’s incredible, must be medical”

    Senior Airman Amber Durrence, a 6th Medical Operations Squadron mental health technician at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla., was named Air Mobility Command’s 2018 Mental Health Airman of the Year.
  • MacDill civilian wins Air Force Award

    MacDill team member Frederick Fallman, Deputy Director of the 6th Mission Support Group, was awarded the Air Force Association Outstanding Civilian of the Year for the GS-14 and GS-15 category at the Air, Space and Cyber Conference in National Harbor, Md., Sept. 17, 2018.
  • Air Mobility Command wins Sadler Cup in first Defender Challenge in 14 years

    Air Mobility Command’s team earned first place for dismounted operations at the 2018 Defender Challenge, which commenced Sept. 11 with a ceremony to remember Sept. 11, 2001 here. For the first time since 2004, 14 Security Forces teams from each Air Force major commands, Air National Guard, Air Force District of Washington, and nations Great Britain
  • MacDill launches program, assists military women in transition to civilian life

    MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, is one of five sites participating in a new program called the Women’s Health Transition Pilot Program that launched in July 2018.
  • Team MacDill tests the best for Phoenix Raven

    The Phoenix Raven program, established in February 1997, is a group of elite security forces members dedicated to providing security for Air Mobility Command aircraft transiting through high threat areas.
  • AMC civic leaders visit MacDill

    MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – Beginning April 11, 2018, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, was host to a three-day base tour for more than 30 Air Mobility Command civic leaders throughout various AMC communities.
  • 6th Contracting Squadron wins Air Force small business award

    The 6th Contracting Squadron at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, received the 2017 Small Business Director’s Beyond Goals Award, March 19, 2018.
  • MacDill Airmen selected for Air Force Marathon

    MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – For some, the thought of running any more than the required mile and a half for a physical fitness test brings chills and dread. Others, like Capt. Christopher Chorney, a pilot assigned to the 91st Air Refueling Squadron, and Airman 1st Class Gantuya Larkins, an individual protective equipment technician assigned to the 6th Logistics Readiness Squadron, think otherwise.