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  • 22nd MXS performs first KC-46 A-check

    Staff Sgt. Ralph D’Ambrosio III, 22nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron KC-46A Pegasus work manager, refers to a technical order March 20, 2019, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kan. New ideas, plans and processes are being created here at McConnell to help build the foundation for the KC-46 fleet that will spread throughout the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force
  • Team McConnell performs KC-46 fuel tank maintenance

    Airmen continued to gain experience on the KC-46A Pegasus this week during fuel tank maintenance.
  • McConnell Job Fair 2019

    Master Sgt. Christopher Evans, 22nd Force SUpport Squadron career assistance advisor, discusses employment opportunities at the job fair March 20, 2019 at McConnell Air Force Base, Kan. The 22nd FSS hosted the job fair in order to help those with Team McConnell prepare for their future. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alexi Myrick)
  • McConnell to begin KC-46 A-check

    MCCONNELL AIR FORCE BASE, Kan. – “The realization that we are contributing to laying the foundation for KC-46 sustainment is truly a chance of a lifetime,” said Tech. Sgt. Noah Briggs, 22d Maintenance Squadron KC-46 A-check lead dock controller. “However, the understanding that we are laying the foundation, has also driven our commitment to
  • 826 miracles

    MCCONNELL AIR FORCE BASE, Kan.You’re sick with the common cold, but you can’t run to the local corner store and grab medicine because there is no corner store. There isn’t running water, toilets, sinks or showers. This is what Peru’s most disadvantaged experience every day. By going on a medical mission trip to the San Martin Region, members from
  • A day in the life of medical logistics

    Senior Airman Meredith Lindsay, 22nd Medical Support Squadron medical logistician journeyman, receives a package at McConnell Air Force Base, Kan., March 11, 2019. Once packages are delivered to medical logistics, they are opened received electronically and delivered to the clinic. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alexi Myrick) (Photo
  • Optometry leads KC-46 laser program

    With recent advances in technology and the addition of a laser system in the KC-46A Pegasus, there are precautions that the Air Force must take in order to keep Airmen safe.
  • It’s more than just a job

    Whether it’s a winter storm that freezes the airfield, or a massive tornado that leaves debris all over base, the 22nd Civil Engineer Squadron “Dirt Boyz” come to the rescue.
  • Counting the Volunteers

    MCCONNELL AIR FORCE BASE, Kan.--The tax center is comprised of 14 volunteers from, active-duty service members, retirees and dependents who all serve to make sure anyone who has access to base may get their taxes done for free, in a timely manner. These volunteers not only go through a week long class that provides knowledge on all types of special
  • McConnell crews complete first local flights, refueling

    The anticipation toward the KC-46A Pegasus arrival has been building since it was announced that McConnell would be the first main operating base to house the Air Force’s newest weapon system. Fast forward to 2019, and the KC-46 has started to fly around the Midwest skies. On Feb. 26 and 27, 344th and 924th Air Refueling Squadrons crews flew two