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  • Tinker Frontlines: Meet Tech. Sgt. Crystal Carr

    Tinker Frontlines: Meet Tech. Sgt. Crystal CarrTech. Sgt. Crystal Carr is the lead for military pay in the 72nd Comptroller Squadron.Originally from Florence, South Carolina, Carr has served in the U.S. Air Force for 12 years. Tinker is her fifth assignment, which includes one deployed to Al Udeid, Quatar, in 2014.In her current position, Carr
  • Daily Update: 15 May 2020

    For 15 May, Tinker AFB remains in HPCON Charlie due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The latest COVID-19 confirmed case is a member of 552 ACW from the same deployment return 2 weeks ago with entry into immediate quarantine at that time. Health officials are actively tracing all recent movements and contacts in conjunction with affected units and local
  • Tinker Frontlines: Meet 1st Lt. James Dillard

    Tinker Frontlines: Meet 1st Lt. James Dillard1st Lt. James Dillard, a certified physician’s assistant with the 72nd Operational Medical Readiness Squadron, has served in the U.S. Air Force for one year.When the Springfield, Virginia, native isn’t working, you can find him playing guitar, working out, running, hunting, fishing or doing anything
  • Daily Update: 14 May 2020

    For 14 May, Tinker AFB remains in HPCON Charlie due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The latest COVID-19 confirmed case is a member of 552 ACW who returned from deployment on 1 May and went straight to quarantine. Health officials are actively tracing all recent movements and contacts in conjunction with affected units and local health authorities. Anyone
  • Dobbs engineers 50 years of service

    When Carroll Dobbs joined Tinker Air Force Base as a member of the 72nd Security Forces in 1972, he said he never foresaw that he would have stuck with his service for nearly 50 years.
  • AFFSA navigates mission-critical support during COVID-19

    Across Tinker Air Force Base, Airmen have been adapting their regular routines to ensure mission-critical operations continue with minimum disruption in the face of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. For the Air Force Flight Standards Agency’s Remote Maintenance Center, an organization that already performs a unique mission-critical role during their normal operations, this has meant adapting operations in a way that has made an already complex job more complicated.
  • Tinker Frontlines: Meet Ryan Floyd

    Tinker Frontlines: Meet Ryan FloydRyan Floyd, an F108 jet engine mechanic in the 76th Propulsion Maintenance Group, has been part of the Air Force family for two-and-a-half years.The Blanchard, Oklahoma, native enjoys hunting and fishing.Floyd is a newer mechanic who is fully certified in the F108 Disassembly and Assembly Shop in Bldg. 9001.  His
  • Daily Update: 13 May 2020

    For 13 May, Tinker AFB remains in HPCON Charlie due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Yesterday, extreme Microsoft Outlook email latency issues were found across the AF Network (AFNET), impacting Tinker and multiple other bases throughout the AF.  Impacted users are instructed to use webmail (https://webmail.apps.mil/owa/) where possible. Thank you for
  • Tinker Frontlines: Meet Staff Sgt. Kimberly Kepple

    Tinker Frontlines: Meet Staff Sgt. Kimberly KeppleStaff Sgt. Kimberly Kepple serves in the 72nd Security Forces Squadron.The Fayetteville, North Carolina, native enjoys reading and watching TV in her spare time.Providing security to the base and patrolling make up the main duties of her job, but she says the best part is interacting with people.
  • Daily Update: 12 May 2020

    For 12 May, Tinker AFB remains in HPCON Charlie due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The latest COVID-19 confirmed case is a civilian employee assigned to 76 AMXG who works in buildings 3105 and 2283, and was last in the work center on 6 May. Health officials are actively tracing all recent movements and contacts in conjunction with affected units and
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