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  • GPS: A generation of service to the world

     On July 17, 1995, the Air Force announced the Global Positioning System had achieved full operational capability. A total of 24 satellites were on orbit, providing global 24-hour coverage, and in the two decades since, GPS has been woven into nearly every aspect of human activity, from military operations to sports.At the time full operational
  • 931st ARG Commander visits Capitol Hill

    Col. Mark S. Larson, commander of the Air Force Reserve 931st Air Refueling Group, McConnell Air Force Base, Kan., conducted visits with four Kansas on June 16. Larson was participating in the Commander's Capitol Hill Visit Program, a program through which commanders of Air Force units visit with congressional members to discuss issues affecting
  • McConnell Reservists deploy to Southwest Asia

    Several Air Force Reservists from the 931st Air Refueling Group, McConnell Air Force Base, Kan., have deployed to Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar.While deployed, aircrew and support personnel from the 931 ARG will fly aerial refueling missions, perform aircraft maintenance and fill other support roles while assigned to the 379th Air Expeditionary
  • McConnell reserve group hosts bosslift

    Nineteen employers of 931st Air Refueling Group Airmen received a first-hand look at how their Reservist employee supports strategic reach during a "bosslift" sponsored by the local Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) here, June 6.According to the official ESGR website, the purpose of ESGR is to educate supervisors and managers of
  • 931 CES supports Special Olympics

    Reservists from the 931st Civil Engineer Squadron donated their time and talent to provide top cover for the Special Olympics of Kansas, June 3.Ten 931 CES Airmen set up general purpose tents for the organization's 45th Annual Summer Games at the Wichita State University campus. The games will take place June 4 -6.For Tech. Sgt. Stacey Spain, 931