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  • Team Dover observes Fire Prevention Week

    Col. Matt Husemann, 436th Airlift Wing commander, speaks to members of the 436th Civil Engineer Squadron after signing the proclamation officially declaring Oct. 11-15 “Fire Prevention Week 2021” at Dover Air Force Base, Delaware, Oct. 8, 2021. Fire Prevention Week is an annual observance to educate

  • Dover AFB key spouses tour facilities, gain mission insight

    Master Sgt. Brandon Vazquez, Bedrock Innovation Lab chief of technology, showcases 3D printer products during a key spouse immersion tour at Dover Air Force Base, Delaware, Oct. 13, 2021. The tour featured facilities around base such as the Bedrock Innovation Lab, military working dog kennels and

  • Cybersecurity Awareness Month - Secure Teleworking

    While teleworking is not a new concept, the COVID pandemic highlighted the complexities of working efficiently, productively and most importantly, securely from home. Operating under the emerging constraints of COVID and the need for social distancing, the Air Force quickly adapted by implementing

  • Exercise tests Team Dover readiness

    Dover Air Force Base held a base-wide Force Protection Major Accident Response Exercise (FPMARE) Oct. 6-7, 2021.This exercise tested the response capabilities of Airmen from units in the 436th Airlift Wing, as well as their reserve counterparts in the 512th Airlift Wing.“This week tested the resolve

  • Dover AFB hosts 2021 Special Olympics Cycling Classic

    More than 40 cyclists competed in the Special Olympics Delaware 2021 Cycling Classic at Dover Air Force Base, Delaware, Oct. 2, 2021.After the 2020 event was cancelled due to the COVID pandemic, cyclists representing five teams from Delaware and one from Virginia returned to Dover AFB to participate

  • Dover AFB delivers during Operation Allies Refuge

    Airmen from Dover Air Force Base, Delaware, contributed to the largest noncombatant evacuation operation mission in history, Operation Allies Refuge, Aug. 15-30, 2021.During the two-week operation, aircrews from the 3rd Airlift Squadron flew more than 90 missions in the C-17 Globemaster III,

  • Community leader shares experiences, helps Airmen

    Chris Locke, 436th Airlift Wing honorary commander and founder of SL24 UnLocke the Light Foundation and Sean’s House, visited Dover Air Force Base, Delaware, to talk with Airmen about mental health and suicide prevention Sept. 28, 2021.