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  • 10,000 hours

    Lt. Col. Barry Cupples, a navigator with the 757th Airlift Squadron, completed his ten thousandth C-130 flight hour here, April 6, 2019.
  • Former Air Force Chief of Staff visits 910th

    Gen. (ret) Norton Schwartz, the 19th Chief of Staff of the Air Force, toured Youngstown Air Reserve Station on April 6, 2019. Schwartz was this year’s guest speaker for the 910th Airlift Wing annual awards banquet.
  • Tuesday equals ship day for new enlistees

    Recent Air Force Reserve enlistees board a van for transport to the airport from Youngstown Air Reserve Station, April 2, 2019. Recruits generally leave YARS for Basic Military Training on Tuesdays as they head to Joint Base San Antonio, Texas. These recruits participated in the Development and Training Flight for several months before shipping to
  • 36 Years of Service, Lifetime of Memories

    After 36 years of service, the Air Force bids farewell to Lt. Col. Bryan Branby on March 22, 2019. Branby had always wanted to join the Air Force. His father was a pilot for the F-100 Super Sabre and this was all Branby wanted to do as a career. “To me that’s like going into the family business,” Branby said.
  • Ohio State Highway Patrol puts 910th's new range through paces

    The Ohio State Highway Patrol used the Combat Arms Training and Maintenance firing range on Youngstown Air Reserve Station for three days of training. This marks the first use of the new $8.5 million facility by a community partner of the 910th Airlift Wing. The firing range opened in August of 2018.
  • Four raise right hand to join 910th family

    Lt. Col. Benjamin Rivera, wing inspection team chief for the 911th Airlift Wing, administers the oath of enlistment to Bailey Shirey, Benjamin Rivera Jr. (Lt. Col. Rivera's son), Vincent McGreal and Daniel Day on the ramp of a C-130H Hercules aircraft here, March 26, 2019. By taking the oath, the four joined the 910th Airlift Wing. The oath of enlistment is the first step in a career as a Reserve Citizen Airmen.
  • Governor's advisor visits 910th

    Col. (ret) Joseph Zeis, Aerospace and Defense Advisor for Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, visited Youngstown Air Reserve Station to meet with 910th Airlift Wing Commander Col. Joe Janik. Representatives of the 910th's community partners including the Youngstown-Warren Regional Chamber, the Eastern Ohio Military Affairs Commission and the Youngstown Air Reserve Base-Community Council were also in attendance. The group discussed 910th and YARS missions, priorities and future planning.
  • Base Community Council gets insider view of 910th

    Four members of the Youngstown Air Reserve Base Community Council executive board toured Youngstown Air Reserve Station March 10, 2019. The BCC’s mission is to help enhance public understanding of the 910th AW’s mission and YARS’s presence and impact on the community. The BCC provides a vehicle for action in undertaking projects of significance to YARS’s community inside and outside of the fence.
  • Security Forces take a swing at baton training

    More than 20 Reserve Citizen Airmen from the 910th Security Forces Squadron here took a swing at a use of force refresher training March 10, 2018, in the old combat arms training and maintenance building here.
  • News Video: Janik assumes command of 910th

    Col. Joseph Janik, vice commander of the 910th Airlift Wing since November 2017, assumed command of the wing during a change of command ceremony on Feb. 9, 2019, at Youngstown Air Reserve Station.