• AETC deputy commander delivers AAFB's newest KC-46

    U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. William Spangenthal delivered the 97th Air Mobility Wing's 7th KC-46 Pegasus to Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, Aug. 6, 2021.
  • AMC moves forward with second KC-46 ICR milestone

    Gen. Jacqueline Van Ovost, commander of Air Mobility Command, approved a second Interim Capability Release mission set for the KC-46A Pegasus on August 5, 2021.
  • Arming local teachers, police against PSB

    It’s a topic no one wants to talk about, but that doesn’t make the discussion any less necessary. It’s PSB, or Problematic Sexual Behavior, and educators face it quite often in their jobs. Problematic sexual behavior in youth is defined as behavior that involves using sexual or private body parts in an inappropriate or harmful way to the individual or individuals impacted by the behavior.
  • 97th MDG performs chemical decontamination exercise

    The 97th Medical Group in-place patient decontamination team performed a training exercise at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, July 29, 2021.
  • AAFB aircrews test skills at Combat Raider 21

    Members of the 56th and 54th Air Refueling Squadron flew a KC-46 Pegasus and a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft to Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, to participate in exercise Combat Raider 21, July 19-23, 2021.
  • Civil Air Patrol members visit Mobility's Hometown

    Eleven Civil Air Patrol members visited the 97th Air Mobility Wing (AMW), July 21, 2021, at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma.
  • OK Governor experiences rapid global mobility firsthand

    Oklahoma Gov. J. Kevin Stitt got a close look at the rapid global mobility and training capabilities of Altus Air Force Base, Okla. during a visit July 22, 2021.
  • A-Team rolls out mobility airpower tire-by-tire

    Aircraft workers from the 97th Maintenance Squadron Configurations Flight prepare tires for aircraft at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, July 20, 2021.
  • Altus AFB named Tree City USA

    Mobility’s Hometown qualified as a Tree City USA for 2021 after planting more than 100 trees on Altus Air Force Base, Okla., last year.
  • Altus ‘Diversity and Inclusion’ group targets education, discourse

    Recruitment is the lifeblood of the United States military. It brings people from different origins and backgrounds come together to be trained and assigned to military missions around the world. Similarly many leaders through the military place great value in diversity and the dynamic elements it infuses into a unit.


Click on the link below to see all the photos from Altus AFB's official ceremonies.

Altus AFB Flickr Albums