Thank you, Gen. Selva, for coming out to the Emerald Coast to visit our Air Commandos and see firsthand the amazing strength they bring to the mission of achieving Gen. David L. Goldfein's goals of global vigilance, global reach and global power for the joint team! The Joint Staff #GenSelva
What a reunion! Welcome Home SSgt Cole Condiff!!
While deployed, SSgt Condiff, a Special Tactics Operator specially trained as a Combat Controller, directed close air support aircraft, delivering destructive ordnance on enemy targets in non-permissive environments. Tonight, he was welcomed home by his family during the MLB All-Star Game.
Air Force Special Tactics has something up their sleeves... 🤔 Stay tuned.
Air Force Special Operations Command, the 1st SOW Commander and 1st SOW leadership gave a warm welcome last night to U.S. Air Force Gen. Paul J. Selva, vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, when he arrived to Hurlburt Field! Today, the vice chairman and his wife are getting a firsthand look at the unique capabilities our Air Commandos bring to the fight any time, any place! #GenSelva The Joint Staff
Operating on a global scale requires a lot of fuel. Keeping our Airmen adequately fed in a nutritious manner requires a large team of meticulous culinary professionals. Airmen such as A1C Michael Martindale accomplish a pivotal role day-in, and day-out, in order to ensure our Airmen are well fed, healthy and ready to continue executing the 1st SOW mission. #KnowYourMil
Recently, Air Commandos had the opportunity to meet John Levitow, Jr. who shared his father's memory and explained how his legacy lasted longer than just "10 minutes over Vietnam."
Due to increased Force protection measures the East Gate traffic will be moving slower than usual. Please bear with us and continue to use both lanes up to the merge point.
99 problems but a CV ain't one JAY-Z
Hurlburt Field improves security for Air Commandos living in the dorms
Most of us have seen a military official ceremony, but have you seen what happens behind the scenes? Luckily, we have the best protocol office in the Air Force to make sure they all run smoothly!
823rd RED HORSE Squadron communications keep Airmen connected
Our medical team is ready in case of chemicals or other contamination.
On Monday, the 25th Intelligence Squadron change of command ceremony hosted the presence of a true American Hero!
The non-stop fortitude and warrior spirit is what backs this great country and has created the freedoms we enjoy today. Air Commandos add fireworks to the mix 365 days a year! Happy 4th of July, America! 😎
Last week, we hosted prospective Airmen from local JROTCs to see if they have what it takes to handle the special operations Air Commando mission. We think they did pretty well! 😎
Did everyone have a great time?! This annual event is designed to build resilience at Hurlburt Field, the most deployed base in the U. S. Air Force, by focusing on our Air Commando family and friends while celebrating the nation’s independence!
ICYMI last Friday, Air Commandos welcomed Col. Mike Conley as the new commander of the 1st SOW! Wanna know more? Click the link to the story below!
"Others earned the right for me to wear the ceremonial uniform, one that is honored in a rich tradition and history. I will honor their memory by wearing it properly and proudly." - US Air Force Honor Guard Creed
Our innovative Airmen are re-purposing a boat slated for the junkyard, to fill a gap in CV-22 Deck Landing Qualifications training, locally. Altogether, the project is saving the United States Air Force $18-22 million initially and approximately $3 million per year in operating costs. #KnowYourMil
Earlier this month, members of the RED HORSE Squadron participated in a 5K to commemorate the squadron's beginnings. TO THE HORSE!
2018 Freedom Fest Cardboard Boat Regatta
If you won't be able to join us on the Soundside, we'll bring the action to you! Join us at 2 p.m. for a Live feed of the 2018 Freedom Fest Cardboard Boat Regatta race! Be there or be sunk! 🤣🛶
Big day for the 1st SOW! Join us as we honor Col. Palenske’s time at Hurlburt and welcome our new commander, Col. Conley!