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  • Team McChord embraces cultural diversity with Black History Month events

    As the new year continues, February brings a time of celebration in honor of Black History Month. Airmen of African American heritage worldwide have dedicated their lives to defending the United States of America, honoring the vital role that black history plays in its culture and success.“In the

  • 62d conducts HBCU showcase

    The Historically Black Colleges and Universities Outreach Event was truly a “first of it’s kind” event! After weeks of intense planning and preparation, 62 AW Airmen departed Joint Base Lewis-McChord with the expressed purpose of interacting with as many students and future Air Force Airmen as they

  • 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

  • Team McChord hosts Black History Month Amazing Race

    U.S. Air Force Airmen run during the Black History Month Amazing Race at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, Feb. 23, 2022. The Amazing Race is one of Team McChord’s Black History Month timed events, where teams must answer historic questions correctly before they receive the clue to their next

  • 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