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  • New roles, unexpected challenges for DAFB Battle Staff

    On March 12, 2020, Col. Matthew Jones, 436th Airlift Wing commander, activated a battle staff composed of cross-functional experts from throughout the base to prepare for battle against the invisible enemy, COVID-19.As the coronavirus enveloped the world in a global pandemic, and much of our nation hunkered down to stay safe, the men and women of
  • A run to remember; the Port Dawg Memorial Run

    Members from the 436th Aerial Port Squadron participated in the annual “Port Dawg Memorial Run” May 17, 2019. Dover Port Dawgs honored the 10 fallen air transportation Airmen from 2018 and 2019 during the annual “Port Dawg Memorial Run.” This run, which is the largest memorial run in the United States Air Force, is also hosted by other aerial ports from around the world during Transportation Week.
  • Team Dover leads the way in CRAF IPE readiness exercise

    Members of the 436th Logistics Readiness Squadron and 436th Aerial Port Squadron participated in a first-of-its-kind, week-long Civil Reserve Air Fleet individual protective equipment readiness exercise Nov. 13-17, 2017.
  • Team Dover shows local ROTC cadets Pathway to Blue

    About 40 ROTC and Junior ROTC cadets from local schools visited Dover AFB Oct. 11, 2017, to learn about the mission of the base.
  • Team Dover Airman thwarts would-be robber, leads to arrest

    Tech. Sgt. Matthew Lothrop, 436th Aerial Port Squadron Air Terminal Operations Center senior controller, stopped a robbery in progress the evening of Feb. 18, 2017, in downtown Dover.
  • Aerial Port launches AMC evaluation program

    The Air Force places a premium on safety, adherence to guidelines and compliance with regulations. A new Air Mobility Command initiative aims to improve an existing Aerial Port evaluation program by aligning it with the Air Force Inspection System standards and terminology. The 436th Aerial Port Squadron was selected to pilot the inaugural Air Transportation Standardization and Evaluations Program, which brings significant changes to the way evaluations are conducted and the data collected. The squadron rolled out the new program July 1, 2016.