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  • Ellsworth tests new windproof trash can prototype

    The 28th Bomb Wing tested a windproof trash can prototype Jan. 7 at Ellsworth Air Force Base.
  • Supervisor 101: bridging the gap

    The 28th Maintenance Squadron has created an advanced approach to develop the leadership skills of recent Airmen Leadership School (ALS) graduates and first-time supervisors. Supervisor 101 is a four-day course designed to bridge the gap between the broad scope of leadership taught in ALS and the narrow scope of supervisory skills necessary to guide maintenance Airmen.
  • Air Force participates in B-21 Beddown Construction Industry Day

    The assistant secretary of the Air Force for Installations, Environment, and Energy, the Honorable John W. Henderson, provided keynote remarks at a virtual B-21 Industry Day, Jan. 11. The virtual event, hosted by the Rapid City Military Advisory Coalition, was held to increase industry awareness about potential construction opportunities that will support the beddown of the newest Air Force stealth bomber.
  • Selective Bonus Retention Bonus (SRB) Implementation for FY21

    Department of the Air Force officials released details on the FY21 SRB program on 10 December 2020, which is effective 5 January 2021. The updated SRB listing can be found on the AFPC public website at https://www.afpc.af.mil/Retention/. Personnel should contact the Career Development at their servicing MPF to determine their eligibility to reenlist with an SRB entitlement.
  • Breaking barriers: Women of the Bomber Task Force

    Working within maintenance for the past 15 years, Master Sgt. Lefever knows her field better than most. As a Bomber Task Force (BTF) project officer for the 28th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Lefever has had the unique opportunity to coordinate the logistics for her personnel prior to arrival and throughout the BTF deployment. Her duties fall
  • Ellsworth Delivers Holiday Cheer to the Children of the Youth & Family Services Center

    For the past 14 years, volunteers from the 28th Operations Group have delivered gifts during the holiday season to the children of the Youth & Family Services Center program in Rapid City, S.D.
  • B-1B Lancers arrive at Andersen Air Force Base for Bomber Task Force deployment

    B-1B Lancers returned to the Indo-Pacific region for a Bomber Task Force deployment, conducting operations out of Andersen Air Base, Guam.
  • A very merry Camp SoDak Christmas

    The holidays are still happening for families at Ellsworth! On Nov. 29, the local community and the non-profit Camp Together Living a Challenge (TLC) hosted a holiday-themed event for military families who were in need of a little extra cheer this year.
  • 34th Bomb Squadron participates in Indo-Pacific joint exercise

    A B-1B Lancer assigned to the 34th Bomb Squadron, Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, participated in a joint interoperability exercise to test long-range force packaging and demonstrate global reach capabilities in the Indo-Pacific region, Nov. 12.
  • 28th MDG has gone mobile

    Ellsworth is one of only two Air Force Global Strike bases to have a Mobile Expeditionary Readiness Clinic – also known as the MERC. The MERC, a mobile medical trailer, was designed with Airmen in mind. The 28 1/2 foot trailer is capable of providing health care directly to Airmen at their work locations across the installation.