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  • National Cyber Security Awareness Month - week one

    This piece of fiction was provided by Air Mobility Command in recognition of National Cyber Security Awareness Month. It is intended to demonstrate the importance of good cyber security practices at home.
  • History of Fire Prevention Week

    Fire Prevention Week was established to commemorate the Great Chicago Fire, the tragic 1871 conflagration that killed more than 250 people, left 100,000 homeless, destroyed more than 17,400 structures and burned more than 2,000 acres. The fire began on Oct. 8, 1871, but continued into and did most of its damage on Oct. 9, 1871.
  • Dover AFB’s DFAC named a 5 Star dining facility

    The Patterson Dining Facility here was recently awarded five stars by its food service provider, Sodexo.
  • Team Dover hosts Hurricane Florence relief effort enablers

    In anticipation of Hurricane Florence making landfall on the East Coast, numerous Air National Guard units specializing in search and rescue and special tactics missions arrived at the base earlier this week to be closer to areas needing assistance.
  • PTSD: lifelong mental battle

    “I’m running my house like a [military] base, my therapist tells me,” said Tech. Sgt. Steven Hall, 436th Logistics Readiness Squadron quality assurance technician.
  • Behind the scenes with Dover AFE

    Most people see an Airman with a smiling face seated behind a four-by-five foot counter, but what happens behind closed doors is a much different scene. The area is filled with parachutes, inflatable life preservers, oxygen masks, night vision goggles, chemical gear and escape slides; all lifesaving gear that gets inspected and repaired by Aircrew Flight Equipment technicians.
  • It’s Skin Cancer Awareness Month: Learn how to protect yourself

    If you had to guess which type of cancer is the most common in the U.S., which one would you choose? Breast cancer? Lung or prostate cancer? Actually, every year, 5.4 million cases of skin cancer are diagnosed in the U.S. — that’s more than every other cancer type combined. May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month and it’s a great time to learn a little about skin cancer, what to look for and how to protect yourself.
  • Optometry Clinic commemorates Healthy Eye Month with daily tips

    May is Healthy Eye month, so the Dover AFB Optometry clinic has a few tips for keeping your eyes in their best condition.
  • Protect yourself from identity theft

    With challenging schedules, difficult jobs, and frequent relocation and travel, military members are especially vulnerable to identity theft. Identity theft occurs when your personal information is taken and used without your permission.
  • RAPCON Airman saves aircraft, crew

    Flying from Saratoga Springs, New York, to West Palm Beach, Florida, should’ve been a simple flight for the seasoned pilot. Strong head winds called for lower altitudes during the trip, but in 22 years of incident-free flying, he was about to experience a first.
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