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  • Airfield Management; providing a safe and effective airfield

    When thinking of the Air Force, one’s mind tends to immediately shift to pilots, aircraft and air dominance. However, without a safe, operational airfield, unrivaled combat airpower would stay grounded on the Tyndall flight line. The Airmen of the 325th Operations Support Squadron airfield management flight are a part of the foundation of total air dominance. Tyndall is home to the Weapons System Evaluation Program East and Checkered Flag, both Department of Defense exercises held regularly to ensure DoD assets are prepared for real-world contingency operations.
  • Eielson F-35s participate in WSEP, make strides towards first IOC squadron in PACAF

    The 356th Fighter Squadron made history as the first F-35A Lightning II unit in the Pacific Air Forces to participate in an air-to-air weapons evaluation here, Oct. 8-23, 2021. This is the second fifth-generation platform to be evaluated on live-fire air-to-air weapons employment in support of National Defense Strategy objectives.
  • Tyndall creates a safe space for tough questions

    The Special Victims Council at Tyndall Air Force Base has recently started the Interpersonal Violence program, which provides a safe space for victims of domestic violence or sexual assault.
  • Tyndall honors Defenders with Police Week

    U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Brianna Irven, 325th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, participates in a MWD demonstration at Tyndall Elementary School outside of Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, Oct. 13, 2021. The purpose of the demonstration is to educate students on different ways Defenders protect the base and local community.
  • Web-based enrollment streamlines visitor pass process

    A new web-based enrollment system now deployed at several Air Force installations is streamlining the visitor pass process and reducing foot traffic at visitor control centers.
  • Tyndall AFB kicks off construction for new Commercial Gate project

    TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – Tyndall moved closer to its first new entry control facility when it held a construction kick-off meeting Sept. 29 for a new commercial gate complex. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded the nearly $18.2 million contract for the installation’s new commercial gate complex to ERM, Inc. Sept. 8. This project will
  • Finance hits end of year fiscal closeout; $160 million

    From left, U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Lyssa Gschwind and A1C Gage Proctor, 325th Comptroller Squadron financial analysts, participate in executing the end of fiscal year closeout at Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, Sept. 30, 2021. CPTS worked extended hours to ensure the EOY closeout properly allocated and approved funds across Tyndall, which
  • ‘Installation of the Future’ rebuild ensures vitality of Silver Flag training missions

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded a $25.6 million military construction project for three new facilities at the Air Combat Command’s Silver Flag exercise site at Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida.
  • The future of Tyndall’s lodging facilities

    The 325th Force Support Squadron was recently notified that the request to update Tyndall’s military lodging and guest facilities was approved. The project, awarded to B.L. Harbert International by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District, will take place over the next few years with an estimated completion date of 2024.
  • Pilot proving grounds; WSEP puts aviators, maintenance, air crew to the test

    The 53rd Weapons Evaluation Group at Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, recently hosted the Weapons System Evaluation Program East 21.12, Sept. 13-24, 2021. The exercise focused on providing maintainers and pilots with the unique experience of using live munitions to enhance readiness for real-world operations.
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