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  • 62nd AW completes Rainier War

    The 62nd Airlift Wing successfully completed Exercise Rainier War 22A and demonstrated the ability to survive, operate, and win against a global competitor.Rainier War is a semi-annual exercise led by the 62nd AW designed to train Airmen under realistic scenarios that support Full Spectrum Readiness

  • 62 AW continues to soar in Rainier War 22A

    U.S. Air Force Capt. Ben Basham, left, and Capt. Dan Wold, both pilots with the 8th Airlift Squadron, fly a low-level simulated airdrop in a C-17 Globemaster III for Exercise Rainier War 22A at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, March 23, 2022. Rainier War is a semi-annual, large readiness

  • 62 AW takes to the sky in Exercise Rainier War 22A

    A C-17 Globemaster III assigned to Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, takes off from a runway during Exercise Rainer War 22A at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, March 18, 2022. The exercise is designed to demonstrate the wing’s ability to operate and survive while defeating challenges to

  • 62 OSS prepare and test equipment

    U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 62nd Operations Group aircrew flight equipment section, conduct life raft inspections at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., Feb. 19, 2022. The AFE members also perform inspections, maintenance, and adjustments of assigned aircrew flight equipment, aircrew chemical

  • Team McChord hosts Women’s History Month panel

     In honor of Women’s History Month, Team McChord held a “Come Hear Our Story” panel at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., March 9, 2022. The event hosted women service members and spouses who shared their experiences to Team McChord members. Additionally, the panel facilitated discussion on various

  • Team McChord Annual Award Winners

    The 2021 Team McChord Annual Award Winners are:Airman of the Year:62 MXS/MXG – SrA Harley SenicalNCO of the Year:361 RCS – TSgt Allen GreenhillSNCO of the Year:7 AS/OG – MSgt Daniel DenmanFirst Sergeant of the Year:8 AS/OG – MSgt David SchnabelJr CGO of the Year:627 CES/ABG – 1st Lt Alexis MiguelCGO

  • McChord Air Museum reopens

    The McChord Air Museum reopened its doors after being closed for almost two years at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, February 22, 2022.The museum gives visitors opportunities to learn about McChord Field’s significant history.“It's important for us to tell McChord’s history,” said Shon Zawada,

  • Team McChord hosts Sen. Nobles during Black History Month celebration

    Team McChord hosted Washington State Sen. T'wina Nobles here for a fireside chat celebration of Black History Month on Feb. 24, 2022. Nobles serves as the honorary commander of the 62nd Operational Support Squadron and as the first Black state senator to be elected into office in Washington in over