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  • Airmen return to Utah after six-month deployment

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – Hundreds of Airmen from the expeditionary 421st Fighter Squadron returned here Sunday following a six-month deployment to Al Dhafra Air Base, United Arab Emirates.The deployment, in support of the United States Air Force Central Command mission, included Airmen from the active duty 388th Fighter Wing and Air Force
  • F-35 wings test combat capability

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah -- The active duty 388th Fighter Wing and Reserve 419th Fighter Wing participated in a rigorous training exercise this week aimed at testing their combat capability. Pilots and maintainers from the wings have been flying and generating roughly 80 sorties per day, some into the nighttime hours.“Conducting an exercise during
  • First group of Airmen from Hill’s fighter wings return home

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah -- Today, the first wave of Airmen from the active duty 388th and Reserve 419th Fighter Wings returned home following a six-month deployment to the Middle East.The deployment, which started in November 2019, was the first F-35 Immediate Response Force deployment as well as the second F-35A Lightning II combat deployment.
  • Wing announces enlisted promotions for March

    Congratulations to the reservists who were promoted March 1:67th Aerial Port SquadronMaster Sgt. Erin CurryMaster Sgt. Brooke EgbertMaster Sgt. Alison PutnamTech. Sgt. Kyle HyerTech. Sgt. David PotterTech Sgt. Bryan ReesStaff Sgt. Daniel ButlerStaff Sgt. Brandon CorniaSenior Airman Patrick CabreraForce Support SquadronMaster Sgt. Ismael
  • Reserve recruiting, retention strong at Hill AFB

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – The 67th Aerial Port Squadron brought in another new Airman here Feb. 8, adding to the nearly 170 reservists currently serving in the squadron.Aidan Tribett, 21, is the son of Chief Master Sgt. Brent Tribett, who serves as 67th APS superintendent. He is one of about 70 Airmen recruited into the 419th Fighter Wing since
  • Airmen deliver gifts to Utah’s foster children

    While most of our military may be away from home around the holidays, they still find time to bring joy out into the community. From Hill Air Force Base, Utah, around 85 volunteer Airmen put on their Santa hats for the day Dec. 18, delivering bags of wrapped gifts to over 140 foster care families around northern Utah.
  • Reservists ‘sub for Santa’ to help Utah family

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – In the spirit of Christmas, members of the 419th Force Support Squadron and wing finance team collected a hefty stack of toys for a local Utah family.During the holiday season, 419th reservists often plug in to charity efforts across the Wasatch Front to assist people in need.This year, the FSS supported Sub for Santa, a
  • Hill Airmen return from first F-35A combat deployment

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – Last week, Airmen from the active duty 388th and Reserve 419th Fighter Wings returned home following a six-month deployment to Al Dhafra Air Base, United Arab Emirates.The 4th Fighter Squadron’s deployment, which started in April, was the first F-35A Lightning II combat deployment. The Airmen supported the United States
  • Airmen return from European deployment

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – A group of F-35A pilots, maintainers, and support personnel returned to Utah July 30 following a two-month deployment that took them across Europe.  While overseas, reservists from the 419th Fighter Wing and active duty Airmen from the 388th FW participated in various combat exercises and conducted training with other
  • Reservists home after three months in Middle East

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – A group of F-35A maintainers from the 419th Fighter Wing returned home today after a three-month deployment to Al Dhafra Air Base the United Arab Emirates, where they participated in ongoing operations throughout U.S. Air Forces Central Command.The team deployed alongside active duty counterparts from the 388th FW and
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