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  • Eighth Air Force commander visits Ellsworth Air Force Base

    Maj. Gen. Mark Weatherington, the 8th Air Force and Joint-Global Strike Operations Center commander, visits Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., May 4, 2021.
  • Military children spend a day in their parent’s shoes

    Dozens of children filled the Installation Deployment Readiness Cell auditorium April 17 to attend a “pre-deployment” briefing at Ellsworth Air Force Base. The briefing, along with various other activities, was part of the Kid’s Deployment Line event hosted by the Airman and Family Readiness Center.
  • Gallantry in action - the Samuel O. Turner legacy

    The Airman leadership school on Ellsworth Air Force Base was re-dedicated to Master Sgt. Samuel O. Turner on April 20.
  • MHS Genesis "goes live" at 28th MDG

    The 28th Medical Group atypically opened its doors on a Saturday, April 24, to launch and celebrate the new MHS Genesis electronic health record system at Ellsworth Air Force Base.
  • Doolittle Raiders honored in 79th anniversary event

    An event memorializing the 79th anniversary of the Doolittle Raid was held in the Dakota’s Club ballroom at Ellsworth Air Force Base on April 16. In attendance were members of the 34th and 37th Bomb Squadrons and the 89th Attack Squadron, as all of these units participated in the original Doolittle Raid operation.
  • Ellsworth RAPCON facility leads the way with advanced training system

    Ellsworth air traffic controllers (ATC) are test-driving a new training system, ATCloud, that allows Airmen to train more often and efficiently.
  • Ellsworth medical group transitioning to new electronic health record April 24

    The 28th Medical Group will transition to an electronic health record (EHR), MHS Genesis, on April 24, and officials are urging beneficiaries to check now to ensure they have access to the new site.
  • Ellsworth B-1s conduct BTF mission over Aegean Sea

    A pair of base B-1s launched from home station April 6 to conduct a long range mission to the Aegean Sea. The single-day Bomber Task Force (BTF) mission spanning about 28 hours took the supersonic bombers and crews nearly 12,000 nautical miles during the round-trip operation.
  • AFAF campaign kicks off at Ellsworth

    Team Ellsworth kicked off the Air Force Assistance Fund campaign with a special event at the Bandit Lanes bowling facility March 31. Ellsworth has set a goal to raise $36,733 from March 15 to April 23.
  • 100% Munitions Inventory

    The 28th Munitions Squadron will conduct a 100 percent inventory May 10-14, in accordance with Air Force Manual 21-201, Munitions Management.