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  • 4th AS receives new leader in change of command ceremony

    U.S. Air Force Col. Robert Lankford, left, 62nd Operations Group commander, presents the 4th Airlift Squadron guidon to U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Ellen Canup, incoming 4th AS commander, during a change of command ceremony at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, March 4, 2021. Canup is the 56th

  • Team McChord Annual Award Winners

    Please join us in congratulating our 2020 Team McChord Annual Award ! The efforts of these Airmen stood out as “the best of the best” throughout the year 2020 and it is with great pride that we announce the award recipients!Team McChord Annual Award Winners: Airman of the Year: 62 AMXS – SrA George

  • 62nd AW Annual Award Winners

    Please join us in congratulating the 2020 62nd Airlift Wing Annual Award winners! Airman of the Year: 62 AMXS – SrA George ZawNCO of the Year: 62 MDS – TSgt Chankrisna ChimSNCO of the Year: 62 AMXS – MSgt Patrick StarkeyFirst Sergeant of the Year: 4 AS – MSgt Derek ThompsonJr CGO of the Year: 4 AS –

  • 62 AW gets unique training opportunities during heritage flight weekend

    An all-black 62nd Airlift Wing aircrew from Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, took the opportunity to conduct training across different components of aircrew and airdrop aviation Feb. 18-21.The C-17 Globemaster III aircrew of four pilots, four loadmasters and three maintainers conducted the

  • McChord flight crew attends historic AMC Black History Month event

    An aircrew of 11 black Airmen from the 62nd Airlift Wing attended a Black History Month aviation heritage event planned by Airmen from six different Air Mobility Command (AMC) units, hosted by the 427th Airlift Wing at Joint Base Charleston (JBC), South Carolina, Feb. 19.The event invited black

  • 62 AW receives Air Force Outstanding Unit Award

    The 62nd Airlift Wing (62 AW) received an Air Force Outstanding Unit Award (AFOUA) for the time period of Oct. 1, 2018, to Aug. 31, 2020.It is awarded by the Secretary of the Air Force to units who distinguished themselves by exceptional meritorious service or outstanding achievement, setting the

  • 62 AW honors MLK with pop-up museum

    The 62nd Airlift Wing (AW) is hosting a Martin Luther King Jr. (MLK) and Civil Rights Movement (CRM) pop-up museum until Jan. 22 at the McChord Field Chapel Support Center in honor of this year’s MLK Day.“We knew we alone wouldn’t be able to inspire more than the actions of these men, women and