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  • 436th Maintenance Squadron mission continues despite COVID-19

    The 436th Maintenance Squadron technicians still keep the mission going despite COVID-19, ensuring the C-5s of the world’s greatest Air Force are up and running.
  • VIPRR clinic now available to Dover AFB Airmen

    Dover AFB Airmen welcomed a quicker and more flexible process to complete their health assessments, Nov. 21, 2019.
  • Dover AFB partners with Delaware CAP for counter UAS testing

    This training exercise marked the first time an Air Force installation has partnered with the local Civil Air Patrol to test counter UAS capabilities: a culmination of almost two years of preparation and coordination among several different agencies, including the FAA, Dover AFB and the Delaware Civil Air Patrol. Such partnerships ensured training was conducted lawfully and safely, while minimizing its impact on real-world flight operations.
  • 2019 third quarter Justice Files

    During the third quarter of 2019, one Airman received a court-martial, four Airmen received nonjudicial punishments under Article 15, Uniform Code of Military Justice, and nine Airmen were involuntarily separated. Commanders use courts-martial, Article 15s and administrative separation actions to maintain good order and discipline.
  • DORMAR tests base readiness, builds partnerships

    Team Dover held exercise Dover Operational Readiness for a Multi-domain Agile Response, Nov. 12-15, 2019.The exercise tested the base’s readiness across a large spectrum, with scenarios including power outages, multiple active shooter incidents, increased force protection measures, large-scale deployment of both Air Force and Army assets and
  • ADVISORY: Dover AFB to conduct base-wide exercise

    Dover Air Force Base will conduct a base-wide exercise Nov. 12-15, 2019.The exercise will entail 24-hour operations and consist of an array of scenarios testing the base’s ability to respond and mobilize, satisfying multiple annual Inspector General requirements.As part of the exercise, gate closures and delays can be expected as force protection
  • 436th CS unit marshals protect personnel, assets

    The 436th Communications Squadron held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at their in-house Unit Marshal Program’s armory Oct. 24, 2019.The 436th CS is the first squadron in the Air Force to create its own arming area in support of the UMP.The UMP is designed as an active shooter deterrent program, since 436th CS UMs do not respond to threats outside of the
  • MEDIA ADVISORY- Dover AFB to conduct active shooter exercise

    Dover Air Force Base will conduct an active shooter exercise Oct. 11, 2019 on the base housing side of the installation.
  • Changes expected to Parole in Place program

    In January 2017, President Trump issued Executive Order 13767 that announced the administration’s intent to enact changes regarding immigration policy in the United States. Among the proposed changes is the termination of the Parole in Place (PIP) program.