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  • Wing announces May promotions

    The following 919th Special Operations Wing enlisted Citizen Air Commandos were promoted in the month of May:Chief Master Sergeant:Mark HarrellMaster Sergeant:Eric KopkoTechnical Sergeant:Yusef AbduljamiEdith Charrez MarcosJohn DemosCody DhondtKyle LinebargerVincent McMullinBrandon PostonDavor WilderStaff Sergeant:Jeremy BlackmanMarcellus
  • Estate claims for 919th SOW Airman

    Capt. Jason Brown, 859th Special Operations Squadron pilot, has been appointed the summary court officer for the estate of Lt. Col. Hunter Letchman pilot, 859th SOS, All claims for or against the estate of the deceased must be submitted to the summary court officer.  For more information, contact Brown at 850-883-4038
  • 919th SOW maintainers: Socially distant, operationally ready

    As Citizen Air Commandos continue to telework and incorporate social distancing into their daily routines, there are some essential workers who have to leave home in the early morning hours and head to work every day. This small group of 919th Special Operations Wing members are ones whose job must be performed at Duke Field to ensure the wing
  • MyPers access, anywhere

    The Air Force Personnel Center has expanded the capabilities of myPers to be accessed anywhere, anytime, and from any device.Mobile accessActive duty, Air National Guard, Air Force Reserve, and civilian personnel, in addition to retirees and family members can now access myPers on a mobile-friendly platform. By properly setting up access with a
  • DoD releases overseas stop movement order

    Secretary of Defense Mark Esper enacted a 60-day stop movement order for all Department of Defense uniformed and civilian personnel and their sponsored family members overseas, March 25. This measure is taken to aid in further prevention of the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), to protect U.S. personnel and preserve the operational
  • Mobile app offers real time info on COVID-19

    Officials from the 919th Special Operations Wing are using the unit's mobile app to share critical information on the impacts from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) to members of the unit and their famlies. A COVID-19 button was added to the app as part of the unit's proactive steps to put critical and time sensitive information on the virus in the hands
  • A wing and a prayer

    The air in the desert is dry, hot, and full of sand. Most Airmen do not speak the language of the locals and are working hard to learn their culture. The work is fast and the days are long the intense Qatar sun. The thirst for relief isn’t just literal, it’s spiritual and the chaplains are on a mission provide deployed Airmen something cold to
  • Wing announces January promotions

    The following 919th Special Operations Wing enlisted Citizen Air Commandos were promoted in January:Master Sergeant: Adam MillerTechnical Sergeant: John Barnes, Evren Kozanlioglu, Martin Lilland Jr., David Marlow, Terry Posten and Keith ProzeStaff Sergeant: Austin Holgerson, Aaron Orso and Juan RodriguezSenior Airman: Andyia Brown and Noah
  • Crestview officials visit Duke Field

    Col. Kevin Merrill, 919th Special Operations Wing commander, presents a lithograph to City of Crestview Mayor J.B. Whitten following a visit to Duke Field, Fla. by several city officials Dec. 17, 2019. The visit enabled city officials to receive an update on the wing's diverse mission and an opportunity to meet with several Citizen Air Commandos assigned to the northwest Florida base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Dylan Gentile)