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  • First Air Force takes command of Det 3 rescuers as part of new Space Command mission

    Marking one small step in a larger leap for its role as Air Force component to U.S. Space Command, First Air Force assumed command of Detachment 3, Space Launch Delta 45 (formerly the 45th Space Wing), during a redesignation ceremony July 15 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Fla., attended by members of the First Air Force leadership team and Det. 3 special guests.
  • Airmen from 1AF’s 64th and 335th AEGs surpass 1.6 million vaccinations, return home

    The final 43 Airmen tracked by First Air Force’s 64th and 335th Air Expeditionary Groups (AEGs) returned to their home stations Tuesday, marking the end of nearly four months supporting the whole-of-government response to COVID-19 at Community Vaccination Centers (CVCs) across the country.
  • Airmen assigned to 1AF's 64th and 335th Air Expeditionary Groups begin returning home

    In the last several months, Airmen tracked by First Air Force (1AF)’s 64th and 335th Air Expeditionary Groups (AEGs) respectively, worked tirelessly to support federal pilot community vaccination centers (CVCs) across the country. Last week, many returned home.
  • Operation Warp Speed: AFNORTH delivers COVID vaccine via Civil Air Patrol

    Before the sun rose, two Civil Air Patrol pilots, on mission as the U.S. Air Force Auxiliary for Air Forces Northern and U.S. Northern Command, completed their preflight checklist inside a hangar at Bemidji Regional Airport, Minn. Lt. Col. Robert Bowden and Maj. Rod Rakic knew what was at stake: time-sensitive distribution of COVID vaccine to Native American Tribes in the Midwest.
  • CONR-1AF American, Canadian service members celebrated the service of Veterans

    American and Canadian service members from U.S. Continental NORAD Region- First Air Force (Air Forces Northern) celebrated the service of Veterans during two events on Nov. 11.
  • AFNORTH commander lauds CAP La Wing's efforts during busy hurricane season

    Civil Air Patrol’s Louisiana Wing recently “capped” a busy hurricane support season that began in late-July with Hurricane Hanna, which was followed by hurricanes Laura, Sally, Beta, Delta and Zeta.
  • Lewis assumes command of WADS

    Col. Gregory R. Lewis became the new commander of the Western Air Defense Sector during an assumption of command ceremony at the Washington Army National Guard Readiness Center on Joint Base Lewis-McChord July 31, 2018.
  • Hurricanes, wildfires keep AF Emergency Preparedness Liaison Officers busy in 2017

    With massive category 5 hurricanes slamming the Gulf Coast, East Coast, Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands, and wildfires raging in the West, these Reserve Citizen Airmen Emergency Preparedness Liaison Officers were called on 197 times to support real-world disasters, National Special Security Events and Special Event Assessment Rating Events
  • Air Force expeditionary medical team fully staffed in Puerto Rico

    Additional medical personnel were deployed to Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, Thursday, fully staffing the team already located on the island to approximately 100 personnel, in continued support of the Federal Emergency Management Agency's ongoing hurricane relief efforts.
  • ACA professionals discuss initiatives during workshop

    TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE. Fla. – With Super Bowl 51 only days away and the security of that event under the eye of news media, representatives from across the Aerospace Control Alert enterprise gathered for a two-day workshop held at Continental United States North American Aerospace Defense Region -1st Air Force (Air Forces Northern) Jan. 31-Feb. 1 to address matters affecting the ACA mission.
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