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  • Bromance at the Freedom Wing

    Senior Airmen Jean M. Desrosiers and Angel J. Latorre, both laboratory technicians with the 514th Aerospace Medicine Squadron, 514th Air Mobility Wing at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., have worked together since their enlistment in August 2012.
  • 514th Commander gives new dining options thumbs up!

    U.S. Air Force Col. Thomas O. Pemberton, left, Commander, 514th Air Mobility Wing, and wing Command Chief Master Sgt. Dana L. Capaldi, second from left, along with unit and family members signal their approval of the newly-opened Halvorsen Hall Dining Facility at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Aug. 29, 2019. The 514th is an Air Force Reserve Command unit. (U.S. Air Force Reserve photo by Daniel G. Pensiero)
  • AFRC Commander Visits the 514th AMW

    U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Richard Scobee, commander of the Air Force Reserve Command, visited Reserve Citizen Airmen of the 514th Air Mobility Wing, Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, Jan. 12, 2018.Scobee met with several 514th squadrons including the 76th and 78th Air Refueling Squadrons, the 514th Aerospace Medicine Squadron, and the 514th Logistics
  • Employer Appreciation Day September 2018

    U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Joseph P. Bodd, 514th Air Mobility Wing, answers an employer’s questions during the 514th’s Employer Appreciation Day at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Sept. 15, 2018. The event, which included flying in a C-17 Globemaster III, was designed to show the employers what their employees do when they are serving with
  • Airman intervenes after fiery highway crash

    The morning of Sept. 7 began normal for Senior Airman Chad Turko, 714th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron KC-10 crew chief, who left his home in Rockaway Township, N.J. to attend unit training assembly here. Suddenly deterred by ominous smoke on the horizon, Turko encountered a surreal scene unfolding in real time while traveling southbound on the New
  • Hot Diggity Dog Day celebrates wing accomplishments, resiliency

    Hawaiian shirts and grilled hot dogs were the theme for Hot Diggity Dog Day, a two-hour appreciation lunch, held here Sept. 26 for Freedom Wing reservists, Air Reserve Technicians, and civilian personnel. Attendees feasted over a complimentary barbeque lunch hosted by 514th Air Mobility Wing commander, Col. Michael Underkofler, and his staff. The
  • Running with McGuire's dog whisperer

    As the van rounded the corner into the vacant parking lot, five eager heads peered through the crack of its windows revealing large gaping eyes, the silhouette of wagging tails and a hyper-awareness of what was to come.When the door glided open, frantic paws paced the van floor never exceeding the door seal as each anxiously awaited their turn to
  • First-class pilot first in class, wins top award for research

    Taking a moment to contemplate the question, Maj. Brian Alexander bowed his head to carefully formulate an answer to a question he may or may not have been brooding over since he received the news. "I can't tell you why I was selected," said Alexander, 78th Air Refueling Squadron KC-10 Extender pilot. "I wrote the paper to finish the program. I