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  • 89th AW aircrew showcases mission to McChord Airmen

    Aircrew with the 89th Airlift Wing from Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, hosted a roadshow at McChord Field on Aug. 9. The goal of the roadshow is to recruit pilots, flight engineers, communication system operators, flying crew chiefs and flight attendants.The 89th AW provides global Special Air Mission airlift, logistics, aerial port services, and
  • AFW2 hosts roadshow event at McChord Field

    The Air Force Wounded Warrior Program hosted an Ambassador Roadshow event at McChord Field on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, Aug. 9.The AFW2 program is a congressionally-mandated and federally-funded program that provides personalized care, services and advocacy to seriously or very seriously wounded, ill or injured Total Force recovering
  • 62nd APS, Eagle Port to represent 62nd AW at PACAF Port Dawg Rodeo

    The C-17 Globemaster III is the most flexible aircraft to enter the airlift force and is responsible for the rapid, strategic delivery of cargo and troops to main operating bases and those in deployed environments. Have you ever seen one of our C-17s fly overhead and wondered; who loads, rigs and recovers all the cargo spanning the 174-foot long
  • Military legislative assistant to U.S. Rep. Marilyn Strickland, Betsy Dudley visits Team McChord

    Betsy Dudley, military legislative assistant, and Liz Larter, district director to U.S. Rep. Marilyn Strickland (WA-10), visited Joint Base Lewis-McChord on July 6, 2021. Dudley and Larter experienced the Team McChord mission and daily life of Airmen on a joint base including housing updates, overcoming COVID-19 and runway progression. (U.S. Air
  • 62 AW hosts first wingman day of 2021, first all call with new commander

    The 62nd Airlift Wing hosted its first Wingman Day of 2021 on June 28.The Wingman Day also provided an opportunity for Col. David Fazenbaker to address the wing all at once for the first time as the 62nd AW commander.Wingman Day, held a few times a year, connects Airmen with their peers to improve resiliency and strengthen bonds within
  • Technical Sergeant Promotions

    Congratulations to the following Team McChord technical sergeant selects! Your hard work and dedication to the mission, your Wingmen and your Airmen has earned you this promotion and we are honored to work alongside you each day. 62nd Airlift WingAnthony ColemanCody Johnson 62nd Medical SquadronNatasha EarlsTyler KnepperMario Suckoo 62nd Aerial
  • 62nd AMXS, MXS provide crucial support to move C-130E Hercules to Heritage Hill

    Airmen with several units across Team McChord, including the 62nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron and 62nd Maintenance Squadron, assisted in the movement of a C-130E Hercules aircraft to its new home on Heritage Hill for the McChord Air Museum here, June 13, 2021. “There were several moving pieces that all needed to be timed properly and coordinated
  • 62nd APS Airman fulfills his own ‘American Dream’

    The idea of the ”American Dream,” a term first coined by writer and historian James Truslow Adams in 1931, is the belief that anyone, regardless of where they were born or what class they were born into, can attain their own version of success in a society in which upward mobility is possible for everyone. Airman 1st Class Zhe Yang, a fleet service