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Air National Guard Supports California Mudslide Rescue Efforts

FROM: Defense.gov By Air Force Capt. Roderick Bersamina 129th Rescue Wing MOFFETT FEDERAL AIRFIELD, Calif., Jan. 11, 2018 — California Air National Guardsmen from the 129th Rescue Wing are providing...

Joint SOF teams perform high angle rescue during EL17

This was chosen as one the Air Force's top shots of 2017.

Pararescue students put through final paces in joint exercises with Army

FROM DVIDS: The cadre at the USAF Pararescue School here employed a dynamic exercise regimen and the 3-501st Air Assault Brigade, an Army unit from...

Fin Swimming Common Mistakes

From the PJ Pool Wizard Series, here's a good run through of finning.  I've seen guys neglect this portion in the pool and they...

Finding the way: Special Tactics chief awarded Silver Star

HURLBURT FIELD, FL, UNITED STATES 12.15.2017 Story by Senior Airman Ryan Conroy  24th Special Operations Wing Chief Master Sgt. Michael West, a Special Tactics operator with the 720th Operations...

38th RQS tests rescue capabilities

MOODY AIR FORCE BASE, GA, UNITED STATES 12.15.2017 Story by Airman Eugene Oliver  Moody Air Force Base Pararescuemen from the 38th Rescue Squadron conducted a full mission profile exercise,...

The Battlefield Airman Library

My recommended list of books, focused on Battlefield Airmen lives, careers and missions.  “The more that you read, the more things you will know....

Battlefield Airmen bear the cold, increase combat capability

The 3rd ASOS recently completed some bone-chilling field training exercises up in Alaska.  Judging by the pictures, it looks like they had a kick...

Guardian Angels ride in style

One of the primary modes of transportation for Guardian Angel (PJ/CROs) is the Air Force HH-60 Pavehawk.  Essentially, the Pavehawk is an Army Blackhawk...