Habitat for Humanity of San Antonio is seeking energetic high school and college students to participate in
its 2018 Summer Construction and Leadership Internship Program. This internship program is PAID! If
students have a desire to gain hands-on real-world experience to develop their potential and expand their
resume, then this program may be for them. Please see our web page for full details and the application.
We would love to see some of your students apply!
Congratulations to our Reserve Citizen Airmen for their hard work.
Check out the new field kitchen and rations coming to Reserve Citizen Airmen.
Congratulations to Chief Kneupper on 33 years of service.
If your not here attending the 433rd Airlift Wing's Award Banquet, you're missing all the fun!!
If your not here attending the 433rd Airlift Wing's Award Banquet, you're missing all the fun!!Posted by 433rd Airlift Wing on Saturday, April 7, 2018
Come out today at the Cargo Load Facility and purchase a fish plate to support Family Day!
Register and request your absentee ballots for all 2018 elections with the assistance of your Installation Voter Assistance (IVA) Office located at your Airman & Family Readiness Center (A&FRC).
Don’t miss your opportunity to vote in your state’s primary election as it will determine who is on the November 2018 general election ballot. To register and request your absentee ballot, visit FVAP.gov to complete a Federal Post Card Application (FPCA).
The following states have elections in the next 90 days:
8 - *Special Election*: Arizona Congressional District 8 Special General election
May - 30 Day Notice
8 - Indiana, North Carolina, Ohio, West Virginia
15 - Idaho, Nebraska, Oregon, Pennsylvania
22 - Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Texas
June - 60 Day Notice
5 - Alabama, California, Iowa, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico, South Dakota
12 - Maine, Nevada, North Dakota, South Carolina, Virginia
19 - Arkansas, District of Columbia
26 - Colorado, Maryland, New York, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Utah
July - 90 Day Notice
17 – Alabama, North Carolina
24 – Georgia
FVAP recommends that all military members and their eligible family members away from their voting jurisdiction, as well as U.S. citizens overseas, send in a FPCA every year to ensure receipt of absentee ballots for all federal elections. Now is the time to update your mailing address and absentee ballot request information to reflect any changes since the last general election.
To find your state's election website for specific information on candidates, elections, contact information, and links to your local election offices, visit FVAP's contact page (fvap.gov/info/contact).
To register and request your ballots, complete the FPCA using the on-line assistant, pdf version(fvap.gov/military-voter/registration-ballots) or pick up a hard copy from your Voting Assistance Officers at the A&FRC.
Sign up now for the 2018 Family Day Bike Ride!
Our thoughts and prayers are with the U.S. Thunderbird family during this trying time.
The 433rd Airlift Wing joins the nation in remembering the life and contributions of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. On this day, 50 years ago, Dr. King was assassinated on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tenn. The hotel is now the National Civil Rights Museum, which was established in 1991.
Congratulations to Master Sgt. Kit Lui, 433rd Civil Engineer Squadron, on being named the Air Force Reserve Command's Outstanding Airman of the Year in the Senior NCO category. The 433rd AW also had and AFRC Outstanding Airman of the Year winner: Master Sgt. Tammanica Muse, for the First Sgt. category. MSgt. Muse is now a member of the 911th Airlift Wing, but her service to the Reserve Citizen Airmen of the 433rd AW is greatly appreciated.
Primary Elections Begin in March - Register and request your absentee ballot for 2018 elections now at www.FVAP.gov
Don’t miss your opportunity to vote in your state's primary election as it will determine who is on the November 2018 general election ballot. To register and request your absentee ballot, visit www.FVAP.gov to complete a Federal Post Card Application (FPCA).
The following states have elections in the next 90 days:
April - 30 Day Notice
April 8: *Special Election*: Arizona Congressional District 8 Special General election
May - 60 Day Notice
May 8: Indiana, North Carolina, Ohio, West Virginia
May 15: Idaho, Nebraska, Oregon, Pennsylvania
May 22: Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky
June - 90 Day Notice
June 5: Alabama, California, Iowa, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico, South Dakota
June 12: Maine, Nevada, North Dakota, South Carolina, Virginia
June 19: District of Columbia
June 26: Colorado, Maryland, New York, Oklahoma, Utah
Federal Voting Assistance Program (FVAP) recommends that all military members and their eligible family members away from their voting jurisdiction, as well as U.S. citizens overseas, send in a Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) every year to ensure receipt of absentee ballots for all federal elections. Now is the time to update your mailing address and absentee ballot request information to reflect any changes since the last general election.
To find your state's election website for specific information on candidates, elections, contact information, and links to your local election offices, visit FVAP's contact page (www.fvap.gov/info/contact).
To register and request your ballot, complete the FPCA using the online assistant at www.fvap.gov/military-voter/registration-ballots. You may also use the fillable PDF at www.fvap.gov/uploads/FVAP/Forms/fpca.pdf or pick up a hardcopy version from your Installation Voter Assistance Office (IVAO) located at the JBSA-Lackland Military & Family Readiness Center (Bldg 1249).
Congratulations to Tech. Sgt. Lori Darling, 433rd Security Forces Squadron, for being announced as the 2017 GEICO Military Service Award Air Force Reserve/Air National Guard Category recipient for her work in traffic safety and accident prevention.
Sign your rising 5th or 6th grader up now for the annual Star Base Kelly Summer Academy. Please see the flyer for more details.
Get it while it is here. The Crawfish Boil and Fish Fry is happening right now! Come get a pound of crawfish with potatoes, corn and sausage for only $10. We also have fish (White Fish) for the same price. Stop by building 819 on JBSA-Lackland on the 433rd AW campus. We have extended the event to 1 p.m.
Operational Security (OPSEC) is paramount. The unauthorized disclosure or compromise of classified information or controlled unclassified information (CUI) poses a significant threat to our Nation's security and to Air Force Reserve Command operations and mission. Therefore, properly safeguarding this information is the cornerstone of everything we do-it is paramount to the success of the Air Force Mission!
Due to the events occuring in the Austin-San Antonio area, the Unites States Postal Service states if you receive a suspicious letter or package:
Stop. Don't handle it.
Isolate it immediately.
Don't open, smell, or taste.
If you suspect the mail or package contains an explosive device, or radiological, biological, or chemical threat: Call 911 immediately. Isolate the area and wash your hands with soap and water.
Release No. (2018-03-1)
March 15, 2018
Air Force Reserve C-5M emergency landing at JBSA-Lackland
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas, -- An Air Force Reserve C-5M Super Galaxy cargo plane incurred an emergency landing at 3 p.m. today here due to a nose
landing gear malfunction. The aircraft was returning to base from a local training mission. The plane and crew are assigned to the Air Force Reserve Command's 433rd Airlift Wing. A total of 11 personnel was onboard.There are no reported injuries at this time. A board of officers will
investigate the mishap. As soon as additional details become available they will be provided.