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  • Airmen brave winter storm to bring gifts to foster families

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – Known as the “Santa Brigade,” Reserve and active-duty Airmen from across Hill AFB braved snowy roads Dec. 15 to hand-deliver Christmas presents to Utah children in foster care.Each year, roughly 90 Airmen from the 419th Fighter Wing, 388th Fighter Wing, 649th Munitions

  • Airmen throw festive party for students with special needs

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – Continuing a decades-long tradition, Air Force reservists in the wing’s 67th Aerial Port Squadron suited up in elf costumes and threw a festive holiday party for students with special needs at Mound Fort Junior High today in Ogden, Utah.The reservists bought, wrapped,

  • Hill fighter wings conducting night flying next two weeks

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah -- The active duty 388th and Reserve 419th Fighter Wings will conduct local night-flying operations with the F-35A Lightning II on most weekdays through Dec. 21.  During this period, flying is scheduled to be completed by 10 p.m., but these times may change based on a

  • The right gear for the mission

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – To respond to real-world threats and remain ready to deploy, reservists here are required to participate in Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear training, better known as CBRN.This training would be impossible without the proper equipment, which is where the

  • Make holiday cheer happen all year through the CFC

    Be the face of change this holiday season by contributing to the Combined Federal Campaign.With the solicitation period just halfway through, the 2021 Combined Federal Campaign organizers said the annual fundraiser is off to a strong start, but they hope the holiday season will inspire more people

  • Hill outlines policy for operating small drones near base

    As the sale of small drones (also known as “small unmanned aircraft”) increases each year, the Federal Aviation Administration, Defense Department and Air Force have had to establish regulations and policies to accommodate both manned and unmanned aircraft occupying the same airspace. Similarly,

  • Wing announces enlisted promotions for December

    Congratulations to the following 419th Fighter Wing reservists who were promoted Dec. 1: Fighter WingSenior Master Sgt. Bryson JohnsonStaff Sgt. Anthony PhamCivil Engineer SquadronSenior Master Sgt. Ricardo RiveraTech. Sgt. Craig BrownSenior Airman William KendellAirman 1st Class Matthew

  • Reminder: recognize supportive bosses year-round

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah -- The Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve recognizes civilian employers who go above and beyond in their support of employees who serve part time in the military.Reservists can nominate their employers for the Patriot Award year round on the ESGR website. Spouses of

  • To honor with dignity: Reservists uphold legacy, tradition

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – The base grows silent as buildings empty and streets clear at the end of the duty day, but one building remains lit as a small group of Airmen gather to continue their training into the evening.The 419th Fighter Wing Honor Guard is comprised of reservists who’ve decided