***PRESS RELEASE*** Travis AFB Airman dies in motorcycle accident off base

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Updated Oct. 11, 2023

Travis Airman killed in motorcycle accident identified

TRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – An Airman assigned to the 60th Security Forces Squadron, Travis AFB, California, died in a motorcycle accident in Solano County Oct. 5, 2023.

Following the next-of-kin notification, the Airman has been identified as A1C Naomi Troy, 23, of Atkinson, Nebraska. Troy served as an Installation Entry Controller with the 60 SFS at Travis AFB.

“We are deeply saddened by the loss of one of our defenders,” said Lt Col Kevin Eberhart, 60th Security Forces Squadron Commander. “Our hearts are heavy and our thoughts and prayers are with family and friends during this time. We are focused on taking care of Naomi’s family, friends, and fellow Airmen, ensuring those affected are supported during this difficult time.”

Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. on Oct. 13, 2023, at the 1st Street Chapel (Building 438). Wing chaplains, mental health professionals and counselors are available to assist those in need. Information on Travis AFB support services can be found at https://www.travis.af.mil/Information/We-Care-Resource-Guide/.  

For media queries, please contact 60th Air Mobility Wing Public Affairs at 707-424-2011 or 60amwpa@us.af.mil. Information regarding the incident investigation can be directed to the Vacaville Police Department.


TRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – An active-duty Airman from Travis AFB was pronounced dead following a motorcycle accident in Vacaville, Oct. 6, 2023. 

The name of the deceased is being withheld until 24 hours after next-of-kin notification.

“We are deeply saddened by this sudden and tragic loss of one of our teammates,” said Col. Derek Salmi, 60th Air Mobility Wing commander. “On behalf of the wing, I want to extend our deepest condolences to family and friends during this time.”

The incident is currently under investigation by the Vacaville Police Department. For more information about the accident investigation, contact at 707-469-4847.

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