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  • Honoring those who built our heritage – Team Buckley hosts Retiree Appreciation Day

    The strength of our nation’s defense didn’t appear overnight. The blood, sweat and even the lives of those who decided to serve their country in generations past built the foundation for the force we have today. As these proud men and women have approached retirement, their legacy lives on. The nation now comprises a new group of Airmen, Coast Guardsmen, Marines, Sailors and Soldiers proud to carry on the ever-evolving mission. To celebrate and show their appreciation, Team Buckley hosted Retiree Appreciation Day on August 25, 2018, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado.
  • 460 CONF, small but mighty

    If asked about the 460th Contracting Flight, what would the average person say? Some might say, “Oh yeah, they’re the ones that build stuff around base.” While that statement is close, it’s not entirely correct. The 460th CONF spends their days saving money for Buckley Air Force Base through generating contracts with local businesses that provide essential services to all Team Buckley customers.
  • College football hall-of-fame star visits Buckley

    Herschel Walker, college football hall-of-fame star, speaks with Team Buckley Airmen Aug. 15, 2018, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado. Walker has visited over 300 bases to discuss his personal experiences to help service-members battle mental illness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael D. Mathews)
  • GPS III Space Vehicle No. 1 departs from Buckley AFB

    The GPS III satellite is designed to evolve to incorporate new technology and changing mission needs. The satellite was shipped from Buckley AFB to Cape Canaveral, Florida, where it is scheduled to launch later this year.
  • Strategic intent upheld by champions

    The 460th Space Wing’s Champions are continuing their ongoing initiative to review the wing’s strategic intent in an effort to develop and align the wing’s mission, vision, and operational objectives with direction provided by higher headquarters.Champions are individuals who determine operational objectives and specific tasks for squadrons and
  • 460th CPTS receives new commander

    Lt. Col. Shannon McDougald took command of the 460th Comptroller Squadron from Lt. Col. Christopher Humphrey, July 19, 2018, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado.
  • Gen. Wolters visits Team Buckley

    During his time at Buckley AFB, Wolters had the opportunity to witness firsthand its mission of combat-ready Airmen advancing unrivaled missile warning, surveillance, and integrated installation operations for America and its allies.
  • Buckley families stay mission ready

    “Whether military or civilian, parents are more successful in preforming their job knowing their children are well taken care of when they’re at work,” said Vanessa Dyer, A Basin Child Development Center assistant chief. Buckley Air Force Base ensures service members of all branches stay mission ready by providing child care through the CDC and Air
  • Buckley defenders warm up for Defenders Challenge

    Staff Sgt. Phillip Edwards and Airman 1st Class Austin Cherry, 460th Security Forces Squadron defenders, conduct tactical movements during a field exercise in preparation for the Defenders Challenge July 27, 2018, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado. Select Air Force Space Command defenders will compete against one another at Peterson Air Force