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  • Bangora represents Team March as an Air Force Triathlete

    The Air Force recently selected the 2017 Air Force Triathlon Team that represented at the 2017 Armed Forces Triathlon Championship June 7-11 at Naval Base Ventura County, California this past weekend. Among those select 17 individuals, SSgt. Stephanie Bangora, 452d Force Support Squadron, was given the honor of a spot on the team. For the
  • Airmen, pros face off in video game competition

    Airmen and Marines joined the Joint Forces Initiative organization's Pro vs. GI Joe event at the 2017 Electronic Entertainment Expo, commonly known as E3 Expo, Los Angeles Convention Center June 13-15 to battle digitally on the most powerful recently released video game consoles in the freshest new games. Airmen joined showgoers for five vs. five
  • New joint deployment processing center opens at March

    After nearly 1 1/2 years of construction, the Joint Deployment Processing Center (JDC) at March Air Reserve Base, California officially opened June 2, 2017 with a ceremony attended by base officials, local leaders, and members of the March populace. Brig. Gen. Russell A. Muncy, commander, 452nd Air Mobility Wing, along with U.S. Congressional
  • Flashback: Flag Day Air Show

    More than 5000 people from throughout Southern California thronged to March Field last Monday afternoon to witness the Flag Day Air Show. Held under the direction of Lieut. Col. B. K. Young, commanding officer in the interest of recruiting, there was not an incident throughout the afternoon to mar the its success. Assisting the local
  • Pacer program helps March Airmen

    We can all use that extra push sometimes. Even though we would like to think that we can do it on our own, there’s nothing wrong with having someone help you with that little extra motivation. That’s what the March Pacing Program is all about.“A lot of people have a hard time running by themselves,” said Staff Sgt. Kevin Spruel, 452nd Security
  • The Murph Challenge: A New Way to Remember

    Many people have observed that holidays like Memorial Day have lost their meaning over time, having been commandeered by retail store sales, backyard BBQ’s, and the “three-day weekend” trip. It seems that the practice of attending a parade or other type of ceremony on Memorial Day is generally disappearing from our culture’s consciousness. The
  • The Big Switch: Communications Airmen work base-wide telephone upgrades

    Bad news: Personnel at March Air Reserve Base noticing upgraded telephones at their desks are not special.  Good news: The new phones are. About 400 new telephones should be installed throughout the base by the end of May, completing an ambitious switch from conventional telephony to modern units working on the Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP),
  • Base-wide Key Spouse Program Kicks off at March

    MARCH AIR RESERVE BASE, CALIF (May 20, 2017) --- The Airman and Family Readiness Center at March Air Reserve Base, California kicked off a new base-wide Key Spouse program during a meeting and training session with 17 Airmen's spouses at the 452nd MSG conference room May 20, 2017. The spouses were in training to become Key Spouse volunteers, a
  • Air Force selects 2017 triathlon team

    The Air Force recently selected the 2017 Air Force Triathlon Team that will represent the service at the 2017 Armed Forces Triathlon Championship June 7-11 at Naval Base Ventura County, California.If nominated at the championship, members will advance to compete at the Conseil International du Sport Militaire World Military Triathlon Championship
  • Sierra 3 Exercise 2017

    MARCH AIR RESERVE BASE, Calif. - The sun beat down on everyone on the flight line as hot wind whipped through the area, unimpeded by the wide open space.  A typical day at the March Air Reserve Base flight line, but the activity on the tarmac on April 28th, 2017 was anything but typical. Two aircraft with their engines still running were parked