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  • Ellsworth to honor healthcare professionals with B-1 flyovers May 1

    B-1 bombers from the 28th Bomb Wing will conduct flyovers at facilities in Sturgis, Rapid City and Hot Springs May 1 to honor healthcare workers on the front lines of the war on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).The flyovers, allowed as part of an approved training mission, are part of the Air

  • Ellsworth Air Force Base Plans Controlled Burn

    The 28th Civil Engineer Squadron and Air Force Wildland Fire Branch are planning a controlled burn of the pastures north of the base April 26 depending on weather conditions.


    Due to a new Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA) policy, effective April 11, all patrons and employees at the base commissary and Army and Air Force Exchange (AAFES) facilities will be required to wear face coverings to help limit the spread of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).

  • Base Moves to HPCON Level Charlie

    Ellsworth Air Force Base raised its Health Protection Condition (HPCON) level to Charlie in accordance with the Secretary of the Air Force’s direction in response to the spread of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).

  • Base Declares Public Health Emergency

    Ellsworth AFB is declaring a public health emergency to better align with the declared national public emergency, South Dakota preventative measures, and Center for Disease Control guidance.

  • Ellsworth Adjusts Hours At Medical Clinic

    The 28th Medical Group has transitioned to conducting routine, non-respiratory related care and pharmacy services for beneficiaries from opening until 11:30 a.m., and COVID-19 screening and other more high-risk appointments and services from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.