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  • New vice commander named at 459th ARW

    A new vice commander will join the leadership team here in mid-September.Lt. Col. James M. "Mike" Allman has been selected by Col. Tim Cahoon, 459th ARW commander, and approved by Air Force Reserve Command, Robins, Ga., to fill the position.Colonel Allman began his career as a naval flight officer flying TACAMO C-130s out of Patuxent River Naval
  • Got a story?

    The Boomer Online staff seeks story ideas about 459th Air Refueling Wing members who have unique hobbies or jobs, especially those that offer opportunities for unusual and interesting photos. Tell the Air Force Reserve story. Call Tech. Sgt. Amaani Lyle at 240-857-6873 or Amaani.lyle-02@andrews.af.mil with story ideas.
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  • Milestone: History-making commander joins Air Mobility Command

    Heritage and horizons are among Air Force hallmarks, and Col. Stayce D. Harris said she is proud to play a part in both. Her departure after three years as the 459th Air Refueling Wing commander July 31 cemented her place in history for women, minorities and the Air Force, and simultaneously sparked new possibilities as she joins Air Mobility
  • 459th HRDC takes care of people

    Developing and caring for Airmen is not only one of the Air Force's top priorities, but one of the main goals of the Human Resources Development Council. The council's chairperson, Maj. Gen. Linda S. Hemminger, mobilization assistant to the Deputy Surgeon General, Headquarters U.S. Air Force at Bolling Air Force Base, D.C., recently visited the
  • 459th AMDS deemed "Outstanding" in recent inspection

    "If you want to be a part of something great -- stick around," said Col. Arthur Nicholson, 459th Aerospace Medicine Squadron commander, in January 2007 when he arrived here. One would have thought he had a crystal ball because in June, the 459th AMDS passed their Health Services Inspection with an outstanding score of 94 out of 100, making them