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  • Winter Storm Announcement

    The Installation Commander has determined approaching severe winter weather conditions warranted early release at group commander discretion for Wednesday Feb. 2 and the closure of Dyess AFB at 4:30 pm CST until further notice. Unit Commanders will determine Mission Essential personnel reporting

  • AFGSC Commander announces Project Tuskegee

    Gen. Anthony Cotton, Commander, Air Force Global Strike Command, announced the establishment of Project Tuskegee, a new partnership with Tuskegee University where Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps cadets from the university are exposed to the opportunities available as an AFGSC “Striker.”“All

  • 317th AW flight tests 2PUG aircrew chem gear

    Members of the 317th Airlift Wing tested a new Two-Piece Undergarment universal integrative ensemble chemical, biological, radioactive and nuclear protective equipment suit at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, January 10 - 14, 2022.

  • Patients can take steps now to prepare for MHS GENESIS ‘Go Live’

    The San Antonio Market and nearby Medical Treatment Facilities, to include your very own 7th Medical Group, will transition to MHS GENESIS Jan. 22, 2022.MHS GENESIS is the new electronic health record for the Military Health System. The health record delivers data to healthcare teams wherever

  • Dyess AFB K-9 War Hero Retires

    In a ceremony as traditional as any retirement ceremony for a member of the Air Force, a war hero veteran left the active duty ranks to savor the few remaining years of his life. Nero, a 12-year-old German shepherd was honored at Dyess Air Force Base, Abilene, Texas, after 10 years of service to his

  • Dyess participates in Weapons School JFE

    Members of the 317th Airlift Wing flew six C-130J Super Hercules alongside 18 other C-130 variant models and 25 C-17 Globemaster III aircraft during a U.S. Air Force Weapons School Capstone Joint Forcible Entry exercise at the Nevada Test and Training Range, Dec. 4, 2021.A JFE exercise is a

  • 317th AW completes ACE, Covert Yeti exercise

    Airmen with the 317th Airlift Wing participated in Exercise Covert Yeti in Arizona, Colorado and Utah on Dec. 5, 2021. The training tested the Airmen’s abilities to use Agile Combat Employment tactics, techniques and procedures in preparation to respond to a conflict anytime, anywhere.The Covert


    Just in time for the holidays, Col. Joseph Kramer, 7th Bomb Wing commander, cut the ceremonial red ribbon to mark the reopening of the Visitor Control Center at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Dec. 16, 2021.These renovations enhanced a number of functional and security improvements to the