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  • Changes to VA-guaranteed home loans to take effect soon

    Beginning January 1, 2020, the VA Funding Fee will increase for some Veterans, however, the effective 'cap' on VA no-down payment loans will be eliminated, according to the Veterans Affairs website.
  • KANZA Warrior Spotlight - December 2019

    SMSgt Lynn Lefebvre, 931st Civil Engineer Squadron Superintendent, is this month's KANZA Warrior Spotlight.
  • Commander's Comments - December UTA

    In this traditional season of thanks and giving, Col Vitosh, Chief Williams and I wish you and your families a healthy and happy 2020!
  • Teaching the next generation

    Before they “hit the ground running” at basic military training, future members of the 931st Air Refueling Wing often get a test run at the Development and Training Flight. The program, which was founded at McConnell more than seven years ago, is a Reserve program which helps prepare future Airmen for BMT and assists them with making the transition from civilian to military life.
  • HQ ARPC builds leaders through force development

    Maj. Gen. John C. Flournoy and a team of four colonels, came together Oct. 28 through Nov. 1 as the AY20/21 Reserve Developmental Education Designation Board (RDEDB).
  • New boom platform improves quality of life for KC-135 Airmen

    The 97th Air Mobility Wing hosted an implementation ceremony for the new KC-135 Stratotanker boom operator instructor platform, revealing the new design that will be used throughout the KC-135 fleet on Nov. 4, 2019, at Air Force Base, Okla.
  • KC-46 Crew Chiefs, the Engineers of Tomorrow

    MCCONNELL AIR FORCE BASE, Kan. — Four Airmen made the transition from student to apprentice after becoming the first graduating class of the KC-46 Mission Ready Airmen program Nov. 5, 2019, at McConnell’s Detachment 8.
  • Daylight Saving Time

    Don't forget, Daylight Saving Time comes to an end this weekend. DST ends Sunday, Nov. 3, so you should set your clocks back one hour before you go to bed Saturday night.