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  • Top 3 things to know about the updated Air Force fitness test

    The new exercise options for Airmen to complete their Air Force Physical Fitness Assessment are in effect as of Jan. 1, 2022.The Air Force’s new assessment options allow Airmen to choose from a wider variety of exercises to show their level of fitness.  Here are the top three things to know about

  • CSAF Spouse announces Five & Thrive initiative

    The Five & Thrive platform aims to encourage, support and build thriving military families by tackling challenges and enhancing preventative measures through partnerships and sharing of best practices.

  • 62nd MXG Airmen ‘Accelerate Change’ with CUT course

    Throughout its 74 years of existence, the U.S. Air Force have dominated the air, cyber and space domains alongside its sister services. But warfighting has changed. Adversaries have progressively developed their techniques, training and force; however, our Airmen have done the same. Air Force Chief

  • Swap in, swap out – McChord Airmen deploy to Al Udeid

    Every Airman has their own story about deploying, whether they’re about to retire and haven’t deployed once or a junior Airman deploying for the third time in three years.At McChord Field, Airmen from the 62nd Airlift Wing, along with other C-17 Globemaster III bases within Air Mobility Command, are

  • Chief Master Sergeant Selectees Released

    Department of the Air Force officials selected 505 Air Force senior master sergeants for promotion to chief master sergeant out of 2,775 eligible for a selection rate of 18.19% in the 21E9 promotion cycle, which includes supplemental promotion opportunities. This is an outstanding accomplishment and

  • Holiday season arrives at McChord with annual Operation Turkey Drop

    It’s the beginning of the holiday season, which once again means it’s time for Operation Turkey Drop.Every year, members of the Air Force Association (AFA) McChord Field Chapter and the Pierce Military and Business Alliance (PMBA) donate hundreds of turkeys to Team McChord Airmen and their

  • 62nd AW enables America’s I Corps’ communication capes

    U.S. Soldiers with I Corps set up and test a new, early entry command post concept aboard a C-17 Globemaster III while flying in the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command area of responsibility during Exercise Rainier War 21B Nov. 9, 2021. I Corps deployment and redeployment efforts from Andersen Air Force