• 97 AMW in Photos

    Last week, the U.S. Army National Guard worked alongside the 97th Air Mobility Wing to simulate a deployed emergency scenario that tested the capabilities of how quickly they can mobilize in Operation Western Strike. On June 18, 2019, they returned from Arkansas to Altus Air Force Base.
  • Leard Assumes Command of the 97th AMW

    U.S. Air Force Col. Matthew Leard took command of the 97th Air Mobility Wing, June 21, 2019, at Altus Air Force Base, Okla.
  • First Sergeant Council Shares Expertise with New Shirts

    The 97th Air Mobility Wing First Sergeant Council hosted their annual Additional Duty First Sergeant Symposium, June 3-7, 2019, at Altus Air Force Base, Okla.
  • 97 AMW in Photos

    Col. William Mickley, 97th Operations Group commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Jason Hall, 97th Operations Group command chief, present the first Oklahoma Flag flown on the KC-46A Pegasus to the 97th Air Mobility Wing to the president of the Chamber of Commerce, June 7, 2019, at Altus, Okla. The flag was a gift to the Chamber for their support of the 97th Air Mobility Wing. Mickley also spoke to Rodger Kerr, Altus Chamber of Commerce president, about finding ways to improve the lives of Airmen and families of the 97th Air Mobility Wing. The Chamber of Commerce supports the base and its families in a variety of ways, including providing job opportunities, hosting community-wide events in the city and welcoming members to the local area.
  • 97 AMW Airmen Support Joint Exercise Operation Western Strike

    The 97th Air Mobility Wing worked alongside the Army National Guard headquartered in Oklahoma City, Okla., to complete a joint exercise with a C-17 Globemaster III, June 3 2019, at Altus Air Force Base, Okla.
  • 97 AMW IG Team Wins Annual AETC Award

    The 97th Air Mobility Wing Inspector General team was recognized for their outstanding performance as the Air Education and Training Command best office of the year, June 5, 2019, at Altus Air Force Base, Okla.
  • Mosquito Prevention Efforts Underway at 97 AMW

    The 97 CES Pest Management shop will begin fogging for mosquitoes, June 6, 2019 at Altus Air Force Base, Okla. Fogging operations will take place Monday through Friday between the hours of 3-6 a.m. on the main base.
  • AF EAP Provides Free, Licensed Support to Civilians

    When looking for a recommendation for something like a restaurant, barber or mechanic it is easy to ask and get someone’s opinion. When it comes to issues about relationships, work and personal health, people are less likely to ask the question in the first place. However, there is a service available for all of these issues.
  • 97 AMW in Photos

    The 97th Air Mobility Wing hosted the 2019 Honorary Commanders Boot Camp - an opportunity for civic leaders to learn more about the installation and mission at Altus Air Force Base.
  • 97 AMW in Photos

    Oklahoma’s Secretary of Military and Veteran Affairs Ben Robinson, retired U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen., and Mr. Joel Kintsel, Oklahoma Department of Veteran Affairs Deputy Director, were welcomed to Altus AFB, Okla., May 29, 2019.
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