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  • 9/11: A day of remembrance

    Ellsworth Air Force Base hosted several events in dedication of Patriot’s day and the 17th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
  • 28th Munitions Squadron builds bombs

    Airmen from the 28th Munitions Squadron conducted a bomb build Aug. 28. Over the course of two days, weapons crew members assembled, inspected and stored 15 joint direct attack munitions, including 12 live munitions and three training bombs. These weapons will be used in training and combat operations overseas.
  • Scorching and torching: 28th MXS metals tech

    The 28th Maintenance Squadron metals technology shop runs 24-hour operations to provide different metals technologies for all squadrons at Ellsworth Air Force Base.
  • Ellsworth trains emergency response with South Dakota National Guard

    Firefighters from the 28th Civil Engineer Squadron inspect a room during an emergency response exercise at Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., Aug. 30, 2018. Ellsworth Airmen trained with soldiers from the South Dakota National Guard, practicing emergency response procedures in multiple explosive, chemical and radiological environments. (U.S. Air Force
  • Auto Hobby Shop: Mechanics, counselors

    The auto hobby shop at Ellsworth Air Force Base is a place where Airmen and their families can repair and maintain their vehicles. From oil changes to engine swaps, the shop has the tools, facilities and mechanics to help with most automotive needs.
  • EOD range gains name of honor

    Members of the 28th Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal flight named the EOD range at Ellsworth Air Force Base after one of their own during a ceremony on Aug. 17. The range was dedicated in honor of Staff Sgt. Bryan D. Berky, an EOD technician deployed from Ellsworth AFB, who was killed in action on Sept. 12, 2009, while serving in the western province of Farah, Afghanistan.
  • Back-to-School Roundup kicks off school year

    Ellsworth Airmen and their families walk around the Pride Hangar during the Back-to-School Roundup on Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, August 18, 2018. Families received free backpacks and lunch boxes, as well as played games and jumped in bouncy castles. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Denise M. Jenson)
  • 8th Air Force and J-GSOC welcomes new commander

    Eighth Air Force received its 54th commander following a change of command ceremony at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Aug. 20, 2018.
  • Ellsworth’s 2018 archery deer season begins

    Deer hunting season at Ellsworth Air Force Base will run from Sept. 1 through Jan. 1, 2019, and is open to those who have base access. Bow hunters who are interested in applying for a base-specific license must do so by Aug. 21 at 8 a.m.
  • Vehicle maintenance: The summer rebuild

    The 28th Logistics Readiness Squadron’s vehicle maintenance shop is conducting their yearly summer rebuild. The rebuild is put in place to ensure that all snow fleet vehicles are ready to keep the flight line and roads clear of snow during the winter months. This prior maintenance helps to ensure the Ellsworth Air Force Base mission can continue without delays when the weather turns.

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