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  • Ellsworth welcomes new Honorary Commanders

    Eleven area civic and business leaders were officially inducted into the Ellsworth Honorary Commanders program as part of the Black Hills Military Advisory Coalition’s Chow Hall luncheon at The Monument Convention Center, Jan. 18.

  • Ellsworth conducts CONUS-to-CONUS mission

    A U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancer, assigned to the 37th Bomb Squadron, taxis at Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, after completing a long-duration CONUS-to-CONUS (C2C) mission to the Indo-Pacific Jan. 10, 2023. C2C missions contribute to joint force lethality and deter aggression in the

  • Teddy Bears for Deployed Member's Families

    Jon Martin, Rapid City Rush Hockey Team player, signs a teddy bear for Airman 1st Class Sharon Plascencia Mendoza, 28th Bomb Wing Judge Advocate Office military justice paralegal, at Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, Dec. 21, 2022. Members of the Rapid City Rush Hockey Team and Black Hills

  • 28th Maintenance Squadron Change of Command

    Lt. Col. Daniel Mount, the incoming 28th Maintenance Squadron commander, receives the 28th MXS guidon during a change of command ceremony at Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota., Dec. 19, 2022. Presenting the unit's guidon is a symbolic gesture of handing the command of a squadron, or wing, to a

  • New Toys, Same Rules

    Installation leadership reminds residents of safety concerns surrounding popular holiday gifts at Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., Dec. 6.

  • Bussiere assumes command of Air Force Global Strike Command

    Gen. Thomas Bussiere assumed command of Air Force Global Strike Command during a ceremony Dec. 7, becoming the newest leader of the organization responsible for the nation's only intercontinental ballistic missile and strategic bomber forces.

  • I am a Native American Airman

    Rapid City, S.D. is surrounded by Native American culture, and the 28th Bomb Wing has many Native American Airmen among its ranks. 

  • Andersen, Ellsworth maximize B-1B Lancer capabilities during BTF missions

    U.S. Airmen from the 28th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, assigned to Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota, recently collaborated with the 36th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron to support a Crew Chief Initiative to maximize proficiency on the B-1B Lancer airframe during a recent

  • B-1B Lancers Perform Live Fire Weapons Training

    B-1B Lancers from the 28th Bomb Wing participated in a Weapons System Evaluation Program at the Utah Test and Training Range from October 31 to November 9, 2022. WSEP is a formal evaluation of a squadron’s ability to conduct air-to-surface live fire missions. It’s a critical program that analyzes