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  • 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 to volunteer their time to learn and perfect one of
  • In Focus: Senior Airman Quishauwn Gaines

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – “I’m a musician,” said Senior Airman Quishauwn Gaines. “I play the piano, guitar, and I love to sing.”While in high school, Gaines learned to play by ear and expanded his musical talent by teaching himself the piano and most recently, the guitar.“I can listen to the music and then play what I’ve heard,” Gaines said. “I
  • Air Force releases alternate component fitness score charts

    After announcing the components in July, over 9,000 data points were collected to determine the point values for each component by assessing approximately 2,000 Airmen from 23 installations.
  • 419th Maintenance Squadron welcomes new commander

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – The 419th Maintenance Squadron welcomed Lt. Col. Kimberly Bryant as the new commander during an assumption of command ceremony here Nov. 6.As commander, Bryant will lead more than 200 reservists in maintaining Hill AFB’s 78 F-35A Lightning II aircraft. These Airmen ensure the aircraft are fully mission capable.Bryant
  • 419th commander shares Veterans Day message

    419th FW Warriors:Veterans Day is a time to express gratitude and admiration to all of the men and women who have gone before us in the United States Armed Forces.Serving with integrity and pride, each took an oath to support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies foreign and domestic. Let us never forget their service
  • Air Force civic leaders visit Hill AFB

    Community leaders from across the U.S. participating in the Air and Space Force Civic Leader Program visited Hill Nov. 4-5 to see firsthand the missions supported by the Airmen and Guardians here. The stopover at Hill Air Force Base was the culmination of a visit to three installations that 36 of the program’s civic leaders made this week with Lt. Gen. Carl Schaefer, Air Force Materiel Command deputy commander, to gain a better understanding of AFMC and the Air Force.
  • Video: AFRC leaders talk current operations

    Lt. Gen. Richard Scobee, chief of the Air Force Reserve and commander of the Air Force Reserve Command, and Chief Master Sgt. Timothy White,  Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chief of Air Force Reserve and Command Chief Master Sergeant of Air Force Reserve Command, update our Reserve Citizen Airmen on Afghanistan and COVID-19 vaccines.
  • In Focus: Senior Airman Nicholas Walters

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah -- Senior Airman Nicholas Walters is driven by service – not only to those around him, but also to his nation.Initially on track to become a pharmacist, he realized he wanted to join the Air Force and did so in 2018.“I remember being in school and thinking, this isn’t for me,” Walters said. “A pharmacist mentioned how he
  • Wing announces enlisted promotions for November

    Congratulations to the 419th Fighter Wing reservists who were promoted Nov. 1: Maintenance GroupSenior Master Sgt. Allison GillMaintenance SquadronTech. Sgt. Luis DeleonTech. Sgt. Victor PortilloSenior Airman Joshua AndersonAircraft Maintenance SquadronTech. Sgt. James SprunkTech. Sgt. Braxton WilliamsTech. Sgt. Aaron WoodStaff Sgt. Andrew
  • Behind the 466th Fighter Squadron lies a valuable ‘resource’

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – Pilots may often be considered the face of the Air Force, but behind them is a powerhouse that ensures they are always ready to fly.The Reserve 466th Fighter Squadron’s aviation resource management team is crucial to the success of the flying mission at Hill. The team of seven is responsible for coordination of aircraft