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  • C-130 Delivers Santa to Team Pope

    Senior Airman Santa Claus visits with Team Pope after flying in on a C-130 Saturday, Dec. 11, 2021, after his sled broke down. "This is a Christmas miracle," the North Pole native said. "Donner and Blitzen believe the issues were caused due to an over abundance of gifts for those on the 'nice list.'

  • NASCAR visits Special Warfare at Pope Army Airfield

    NASCAR driver, Erik Jones, visits the 352nd Special Warfare Training Squadron to better understand how Special Warfare Airmen are trained and developed at Pope Army Airfield, September 29, 2021. The visit is part of the U.S. Air Force Recruiting Service’s sponsorship of Richard Petty Motorsports

  • Myths and facts about the vax — debunking common COVID-19 vaccine myths

    The COVID-19 vaccine has been mandated across the Department of Defense and despite its demonstrated effectiveness and safety, a host of myths have left some Airmen and Guardians hesitant to receive it. While social media posts and some news outlets may make it harder to keep up with what is fact or

  • Pope Airman is Living American Dream after 13 Year Wait

    For U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Mervale Abraham, his late mother greatly influenced him, pushing him to take full advantage of educational opportunities because she wanted her children to have a better life than she did. Today, the 43rd Air Mobility Squadron Air Freight Technician strives to do

  • Air Force declares TACP mobile communications system ‘combat ready’

    The U.S. Air Force’s Air Combat Command recently declared the initial operational capability for the tactical air control party mobile communications system Block 2 system ‘combat ready’ at the recommendation of the 605th Test and Evaluation Squadron, Hurlburt Field, Florida.