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  • Travis Airmen ready to showcase mobility mission

    An estimated 70,000 people will see the rapid global mobility mission up close during the Thunder Over the Bay Air Show at Travis Air Force Base March 30–31.
  • Tuskegee Airman's legacy ripples through family, time

    When Marilyn Beecham-Hood was younger, she didn't grasp her father's legacy. Her dad, 1st Lt. Newman Camay Golden, a Tuskegee Airman and World War II prisoner of war, was killed in action in 1951 during the Korean War, when Beecham-Hood was 9 years old.
  • DLA supports Travis, DoD mission

    For organizations at Travis Air Force Base, California, with printing needs, the Defense Logistics Agency is here to help.
  • Rescued dog helps prevent bird strike hazards

    Otto, the safety dog, patrols different areas of the base with his handler, Matt Stevens, U.S. Department of Agriculture Wildlife Services certified airport biologist, to ensure the Travis airfield is safe. They do so by controlling the amount of birds in and around the flight line as part of the Bird/Wildlife Aircraft Strike Hazard program.
  • Outstanding Airman is a natural leader

    California native, Airman 1st Class Kelsie Edwards, 60th Operations Support Squadron airfield management apprentice, has been at Travis Air Force Base for four months and has already proven to her leadership she can handle additional responsibilities without hindering her primary duties.
  • MOC essential to mission success

    Since its inception in 1947 Air Force aircraft have delivered in one way or another.
  • Dental Airman takes inspiration from MLK to motivate self, squadron

    “Every time I think about it, it’s like pulling a scab off a sore.” Almost 51 years after hearing the fatal gunshot that ended his friend’s life, Jesse Jackson is still haunted by the loud crack that interrupted the cool calm of an April Memphis evening and subsequently took the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • Off on the right foot: FTAC introduces Airmen to operational career

    From new Airmen to career Airmen, there is something we all share: We have all attended a First Term Airman Course. FTAC is intended to prepare Airmen for the transition from the technical training atmosphere to the operational Air Force. It’s the job of the course team leader to prepare Airmen to get there.
  • DDRP takes Air Force award for second year

    The 60th Air Mobility Wing Drug Demand Reduction Program manager at Travis Air Force Base, California, talks of family reunions with relatives missing due to death or imprisonment, including generations who are gone or a younger brother who spent decades behind bars.
  • Travis spouse wins Air Force-level award

    For Morgan Noller, change began with a single e-mail. In her inbox was an opportunity to get involved with the Travis Officers’ Spouses Club at Travis Air Force Base, where she and her husband, Capt. Steven Noller, 21st Airlift Squadron pilot, moved in 2015.
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The Shooting Stars Drones will launch again at around 10:20 p.m. and we will do another live video stream at that time. Thank you for your patience.
#TeamTravis, As we get closer to tonight’s festivities, what part of the celebration are you most looking forward to? In addition, we’ll also be hosting a bounce house, a beer and wine truck, a hotdog and burger food truck, and an on-site DJ. We will also be allowing families to bring in their own food and water as long as the water is in a clear container. Hope to see you all out there!
#DidYouKnow the United States Air Force has a new Airman Against Drunk Driving app available on the App Store and Google Play? Just another way the U.S. Air Force is committed to #NeverDUI
**Edited for clarification*** #TeamTravis, As weather updates continue to come in, the Intel® Shooting Star Drone Light Show show portion may not happen. As of now, the show is still happening, but we're monitoring tomorrow's weather on a minute-to-minute basis and will continue to update you all as we get closer to the event. No matter what, festivities are a go! Airmen and the public are still invited to celebrate with bouncy houses, food trucks, a DJ, and a rock climbing wall! Below are maps to the parking areas and entrance for the event as well as the event location.
Due to forecasted high winds, the scheduled July 3 rehearsal, which was open to DoD ID Cardholders, has been canceled. Please stay tuned for more updates as we monitor the weather for the 4th of July event.
#Repost Visit Fairfield, California -- "There are no active fires near Travis AFB or Solano County. . . . Good morning friends! Solano County photographer James Guzzo was up early for the sunrise and captured these images from our hills. The smoke cloud you can see is from a fire burning in Yolo County. There are no active fires near Fairfield and Solano County. #VisitFairfieldCA"
To all of #TeamTravis and our local community, please be safe! For continued updates, please sign up with alertsolano.com to get them sent straight to your device.
"Anything that is an extension of, what I call, America's power, promise, or ideals, is done through logistics and transportation." --USAF Gen. Darren W. McDew, U.S. Transportation Command commander. Travis #Airmen deliver on that promise...anytime, anywhere. And we're proud it. #NoBounds | #TeamTravis
🎶This is ground control to Major Tom...🎶 Always on the cutting edge, #TeamTravis has recently entered into talks with NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration to establish a research collaboration leading to advances in medical support for deep space missions as well as warfighters. Read more about Travis' potential role in the future of space exploration in the article below. United States Air Force | U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) | Airman Magazine | Air Force Times | AFMS - David Grant USAF Medical Center - 60th Medical Group, Travis AFB | U.S. Military | #NoBounds
Congratulations SMSgt Lucero Stockett, 6th ARS, for being named one of the 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year for 2018! It is a honor to call you a member of #TeamTravis!
This 4th of July, #TeamTravis is partnering with Intel to put on a #patriotic light show with the help of more than 500 individual drones. Check out the video below and visit our event page, Travis AFB 4th of July ft. Intel® Shooting Star Drone Light Show, for a taste of what's to come during next week's jaw-dropping spectacle. United States Air Force | U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) | Airman Magazine | United States | Air Force Times | Military.com | #FourthofJuly ***The DoD does not endorse Intel***
Team Travis Defenders teamed up with #SpecialOlympics athletes to run through Travis AFB and Vacaville, California last week for the annual Law Enforcement Torch Run.
A KC-10 crew recetly completed a mission in the pacific refueling fighters supporting Exercise RED FLAG-Alaska and strengthening relationships between the USAF and the Japan Air Self Defense Force. To learn more click on the photos below. #NoBounds | #EngagingGlobally | #GotFuel
Not only is 2018 the 75th anniversary of Travis but also the 9th Air Refueling Squadrons #75thAnniversary. The diverse history of the 9th ARS includes operating in the China-Burma-India Theater of Operations, flying the F-4U Corsair as well as the P-38 Lightning. Click on one of the photos below to see what it means to wear the 9th ARS patch. #GucciPride | #Universal | #Travis75th
This week we salute SrA Steven Fing for being named the #TeamTravis Warrior of the Week. Fing is a Nondestructive Inspection Technician in the 60th MXS. His leadership skills as a shift leader enabled 22 maintenance acts ensuring 620 sorties. #WoW | #Maintenance
#TeamTravis is kind of a big deal in Fairfield, California! On Tuesday during a city council meeting, leadership received a proclamation from the city in honor of celebrating the 75th anniversary of the base. #Servinglocally | #Travis75th
During a recent KC-10 Extender mission, two flying crew chiefs kept the aircraft serviced enabling it to complete a roundtrip journey of more than 9,000 nautical miles and offloaded more than 200,000 pounds of fuel to eight F-15s. #FueltheFight | #RapidGlobalMobility | #NoBounds
The rumors are true! #TeamTravis is celebrating #IndependenceDay with a special light show featuring the Intel Shooting Star Drones. We are opening our gates to the community for this event. Stay tuned for more information! #NoBounds | #PoweredbySpark | #75thAnniversary | AFWERX | Air Mobility Command | Heather Wilson
Gen. Paul J. Selva, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, is no stranger to Travis. He has commanded a squadron and a group here in the past. Last Friday #TeamTravis was honored for him to return to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of Travis and the 9th ARS. #Travis75th | #NoBounds Check out more images here: https://flic.kr/s/aHsmnD5ga6
#PhoenixSpark, Travis's grassroots innovation program is kindling connections and spreading ideas on their new LinkedIn page! Airmen, community members, and business leaders alike, join the conversation as we deliver tomorrow's tools to the Warfighter today! #PoweredBySpark https://www.linkedin.com/company/travis-afb-phoenix-spark/
**Update** Travis AFB first responders responded to a car accident at the Starbucks located inside the Mini-Mall e… https://t.co/3I6TCCNpKT
Travis Air Force Base responded to a car accident at the Starbucks located inside the Mini-Mall earlier today. The… https://t.co/m6kKw3BytU
#TeamTravis, Your input is important to help shape the discussions at the upcoming town hall. Click on the link bel… https://t.co/CYCXA8QmtS
From the desk of the #TeamTravis Commander, Col. Jeff Nelson: https://t.co/0mUlVb0Sgn
RT @AirMobilityCmd: It's not magic that keeps FRED flying, it's #Maintainers. Here's why they do what they do. Happy #TTailTuesday! #C5 #Ma
RT @usairforce: .@Travis60AMW and @USAScienceFest hosted 600+ middle school students for this #XSTEM event, where #airpower was used to pea…
RT @DeptofDefense: For years women in military health have become leaders, heroes and role models for the next generation of women who have…
RT @DeptofDefense: Today we say thanks to the years of service and sacrifice given by our veteran Military Working Dogs around the world.…
We’re not saying that can’t NOT be excited to see the @AFThunderbirds at #ThunderOverTheBay in a couple weeks—We’re… https://t.co/8gr3RwC6ft
@AlexvanDillen @USAScienceFest, you know we're a sucker for pictures of our aircraft looking this pretty. Thanks fo… https://t.co/Blsmj7V6F6
Everyone here at #TeamTravis is winding down today’s #XSTEM at Travis event with probably a few I.Q. points more th… https://t.co/7kZSH7s1mn
@5gyres’ Dr. Marcus Eriksen is making waves at #XSTEM at Travis by sharing his plan of turning our linear economy i… https://t.co/O5qJ6lnFtj
@9thRW Maj. Andrew Cobb giving a little @usairforce love to today’s event. @USAScienceFest #XSTEM #STEM #AimHigh https://t.co/NvqI462Dxp
@9thRW putting some extra @usairforce love on today’s event. #TeamBeale #XSTEM #STEM https://t.co/e30go0YRck
#XSTEM at Travis is giving off some real Bob Ross vibes at the moment. #STEM #Inspire @USAScienceFest https://t.co/DQblxUILWq
One of our #XSTEM at Travis attendees just asked @NASA engineer, @tweetsoutloud, if he believes in aliens. His answ… https://t.co/zciVQssH3l
Mohawk? Check. Facts? Check. Inspiring stories of failure and success? Check. @tweetsoutloud is on fire at #XSTEM a… https://t.co/SuuZomRoOm
Karen Kosiba, atmospheric scientist, is out here talking with #XSTEM at Travis attendees about the value of gatheri… https://t.co/mkHRQS3Iyj