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  • 931st ARW hosts blood drive

    Partnering with the American Red Cross, the 931st Air Refueling Wing will host a blood drive from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. the Robert J. Dole Community, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas. This will be the first blood drive the Reserve unit has hosted a blood drive in more than five years.
  • Department of the Air Force makes additional updates to dress and appearance regulations

    Following the Department of the Air Force’s initial review, a diverse panel of Total Force Airmen completed a second review of Air Force grooming and appearance guidance in order to enhance inclusiveness while maintaining Department of the Air Force professional standards.
  • Become a KANZA Warrior

    The 931st Air Refueling Wing is growing. For more information on joining our Wing, contact the line recruiter at 316-295-7479.
  • Joint maintenance teams practice first KC-46 CDDAR exercise

    Fifteen members of the 931st and 22nd Maintenance Squadrons took part in the first crash recovery training with the KC-46A Pegasus this week. The exercise took place at Hangar 1126, and included a simulation of a collapsed nose landing gear on a KC-46 t for the joint Crashed, Damaged or Disabled Aircraft Recovery, or CDDAR, program. Senior Master Sgt. Gregory Mitchell, 931st MXS Repair and Reclamation Section chief, helped lead the training.
  • McConnell Reservists participate in ORE

    An Airman from the 931st Security Forces Squadron dons Mission Oriented Protective Posture Gear during a simulated chemical attack Sept. 12, 2020, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kans. The event was part of three-day 931st Air Refueling Wing Operational Readiness exercise that evaluated Airmen’s ability to carry out mission requirements and respond
  • Jordan assumes command of 931st MXS

    Col. Robert Thompson, 931st Maintenance Group commander (left), receives a salute from Lt. Col. Johnathan Jordan (right), signifying his assumption of command of the 931st Maintenance Squadron. Jordan was originally scheduled to take command of the 931st MXS a year ago, but took on a nine-month deployment to Iraq. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech.
  • Commentary: Suicide prevention in the time of COVID-19

    As you arrive at your workstations this weekend, I want to take the time to discuss the continued importance of suicide prevention. September is Suicide Awareness Prevention Month. During these next few weeks, and throughout the year, we need to be aware of any “life circumstances” that may cause our Airmen distress. This can be a unique challenge during the time of COVID-19, but our Airmen need to know that even though they may be quarantined at their workstations or home, that doesn’t mean they are isolated from their Wingmen.
  • September KANZA Warrior Spotlight

    September KANZA Warrior Spotlight
  • Yellow Ribbon 2020

    Yellow Ribbon Events for 2020.
  • New ID cards being issued for military family members, retirees

    Defense Department began issuing Next Generation Uniformed Services Identification Cards July 31, the first time since 1993 that changes to the card have been made.