• First AFFORGEN deployers leave from Travis AFB

    TRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Over 400 Airmen were able to deploy through the new Air Force, Force Generation as they head out from Travis AFB. These Airmen are the first on Travis AFB to be able to experience the Air Force’s new deployment model.

  • 2023 Women of the Year Awards

    Travis Air Force Base, Calif. -- Congressman John Garamendi, congressional representative of California’s 8th District, recognized 53 outstanding and dedicated women, six of whom are from Travis AFB, at Benicia Veterans Memorial Hall, Benicia, California, Oct. 12, 2023.

  • Travis AFB Fire Prevention Week 2023

    U.S. Air Force Col. Steven Byrum, 60th Air Mobility Wing deputy commander, signs a proclamation for fire prevention week at Travis Air Force Base, California, Oct. 10, 2023. The proclamation reaffirmed the 60th AMW's commitment to fire prevention week, a nationwide campaign focused on educating and

  • The Sunset of the KC-10: A Farewell to an Aerial Refueling Legend

    In a ceremony on October 4th, 2023, history was made as the KC-10 aerial refueling aircraft, assigned to the 908th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron (EARS), was officially deactivated. The event marked the end of an era in military aviation and highlighted the changing landscape of air power in

  • Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month beyond labels

    As the vibrant colors of Hispanic Heritage Month grace communities across the nation, many individuals find this is a time for joyful celebration, cultural explorations and a chance to connect with their roots. However, some individuals may find themselves questioning: “Am I Hispanic enough?”

  • 60th APS assists New Equipment Training Team

    Program Manager Long Range Fires (PM LRF) New Equipment Training Team (NETT) U.S. Marine instructor, backs a Navy/Marine Corps Expeditionary Ship Interdiction System (NMESIS) Launcher onto a C-17 Globemaster III at Travis Air Force Base, California, Sept. 25, 2023. U.S. Airmen from the 60th Aerial

  • Everyday hero’s remarkable rescue

    In a heart-pounding display of courage and quick-thinking during his off-duty time, Capt. Joshua Haveman, 60th Air Evacuation Squadron flight instructor, showcased extraordinary bravery and resourcefulness during a perilous rescue on the slopes of Half Dome in Yosemite National Park.