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  • DLIELC promotes friendship 'AMIGO' style

    Nearly 1,000 people participated in activities at the Defense Language Institute English Language Center annual picnic April 13 at Stillman Park.Events included a dunk tank, line dancing, face painting, water balloon splash, a piñata for children, horseshoes, volleyball, soccer, flag football, and tug-of-war. Musical entertainment was provided by a
  • 37th TRW final career stop for vice commander

    When Col. Patrick Vetter leaves the 37th Training Wing command section for his retirement ceremony today, it seems as if the numbers were magically aligned for the vice commander to make the wing his final stop in the Air Force.After all, "7" has played a significant role for Vetter since he enrolled in the U.S. Air Force Academy nearly 30 years
  • 502nd ABW, mission partners 'excellent' during inspection

    3/16/2012 - JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas -- The 502nd Air Base Wing and its mission partners, the 12th Flying Training Wing and the 37th Training Wing, all earned overall "excellent" ratings as a result of recent compliance inspections conducted by the Air Education and Training Command Inspector General Team.The inspections were held
  • U.S., Honduran airmen building partnerships: IAAFA, 571st MSAS help install fi rst helicopter radar altimeter

    TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras - The U.S. and Honduran Air Forces scored a win-win victory between the two partner nations with the recent installation of a radar altimeter in a Honduran helicopter, the first of five to be installed.  Airmen from the Inter-American Air Forces Academy, 318th Training Squadron, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, and the
  • Expo closes African American Heritage celebration

        Food, fun and cultural exhibits culminated this year's African American Heritage Month celebration at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland Wednesday.     The AAHM Expo, featuring displays, music and dance, along with soul food and traditional African American art and clothing, sought to showcase the diversity of the culture.     "We like to give the
  • Rampage don 37th TRW shield on game jerseys

    3/9/2012 - JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas -- Wearing specially-designed camouflaged jerseys bearing the 37th Training Wing organizational shield, the San Antonio Rampage professional hockey team took the ice Saturday at the AT&T Center with two goals in mind - win the game and honor San Antonio's service men and women at the ninth annual
  • JBSA officials select annual award winners for 2011

    3/1/2012 - JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas -- Joint Base San Antonio senior officials announced Feb. 24 the selection of its annual award winners for 2011.The 13 service members and government civilian employees were selected among finalists from all three JBSA military installations -- JBSA Lackland, JBSA-Randolph, and JBSA-Fort Sam Houston
  • Ready, set … JBSA-Lackland prepares for CI

    3/1/2012 - JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas -- After months of workplace preparation and exercises, the men and women of the 502nd Air Base Wing, 802nd Mission Support Group, 37th Training Wing and 59th Medical Wing are ready to face the week-long combined Compliance Inspection.A biennial event, the CI will be the largest in Air Education and
  • DLIELC Festival Showcases International Flair, Goodwill

    Showcasing cultural displays from 23 countries, the Defense Language Institute English Language Center (DLIELC) held its first International Fest Feb. 1 at the Gateway Club. Students attending DLIELC's Advanced English Studies here created the displays, each showcasing their cultural customs and traditions.Each display included facts about the
  • New IAAFA airfield facility consolidates aviation training

    2/17/2012 - JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas -- Senior Air Force and Inter-American Air Forces Academy leaders, along with representatives from six Latin America partner nations, opened the new IAAFA Airfield Training Complex at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in a ribbon-cutting ceremony Feb. 9."More than a new home for the 318th Training