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  • McConnell Pilots conduct receiver training

    Team McConnell pilots continue to expand their Receiver/Tanker capabilities. This was evident during an R/T training flight July 13, 2016, McConnell Air Force Base, Kan.Since R/T was only recently slated as part of the 931 ARW expanded mission, Citizen Airmen with the 18th Air Refueling Squadron made use of an on-base Field Training Unit, managed
  • 931 ARW hosts all-call

    Col. Mark S. Larson, 931st Air Refueling Wing commander, speaks about a recent inspection to 931 ARW Citizen Airmen July 12, 2016, McConnell AFB, Kan. The unit received an overall effective rating from the Unit Effectiveness Inspection and several superior performers were recognized during the process. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Preston
  • Doom: Diet and Dedication

    A McConnell Citizen Airman recently out-performed world-class athletes in a national, televised fitness competition.After watching the competition last year with his family, Maj. Brian Doom, 18th Air Refueling Squadron Assistant Director of Operations, decided to take his physical training routine to the next level.“I was sitting at home watching
  • Another McConnell reserve unit unfurls its flag

    The 931st Maintenance Group held an activation and assumption of command ceremony, in which Col. Heath Fowler took command of the unit, in Hangar 1107 June 4, 2016.Fowler came to the unit from the Aircraft Maintenance Division, Headquarters Air Force Reserve Command, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, where he served as the deputy commander. Fowler’s
  • 931 ARW commander visits Capitol Hill

    Col. Mark S. Larson, commander of the Air Force Reserve recently re-designated 931st Air Refueling Wing, McConnell Air Force Base, Kan., conducted visits with four Kansas Congressman on May 24, 2016. 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 Airmen as well as their units.
  • 931st FSS services flight continues to grow

    The transition of the 931st from a group to wing has been accompanied by several other changes. The 931 FSS previously had no flight directly responsible for dining, lodging, mortuary affairs and the fitness center, but established a new unit in October 2014 in anticipation of the upgrade in status from group to wing. The wing is already benefiting from the creation and development of this flight. It's enacted an automated telephone system for members to reserve lodging for Unit Training Assemblies.
  • 931st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron changes command

    The 931st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron bid farewell to, Lt. Col. Vincent Casquejo, and welcomed Lt. Col. Eric Eggers as its new commander during a change of command ceremony at Hangar 1007, March 6, 2016, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas.Casquejo took command of the unit in August 2012. Prior to taking command of the 931 AMXS, Casquejo was the
  • Air Force Assistance Fund comes to a close for 931 ARW

    The March, 2016, 931st Air Refueling Wing Unit Training Assembly serves as the last opportunity for traditional members of the 931 ARW to donate to the Air Force Assistance Fund. All donations must be coordinated by the close of business March 6, 2016.The AFAF allows Airmen to donate to specific charities aimed at helping other Airmen and their
  • McConnell Reserve Group becomes Wing

    The 931st Air Refueling Group has been designated as the 931st Air Refueling Wing, effective today, March 5, 2016. An official ceremony to celebrate the designation is scheduled for 10 a.m. on April 30, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kan.The wing designation also establishes the 931st Operations Group, the 931st Maintenance Group, and the 931st Force
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