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  • Two military working dogs retire after years of service

    Two military working dogs  at Tinker Air Force Base are turning in their working collars for retirement. A ceremony was held Nov. 29, 2023 for MWDs Ccarmen and Diego, both members of the 72nd Security Forces Squadron. Both Ccarmen and Diego have a combined 10 years of service with the Air Force.

  • Maintenance crews come together for CDDAR exercise

    Maintenance crews came together for a Crashed, Damaged or Disabled Aircraft Recovery exercise, known as CDDAR at Tinker Air Force Base Nov. 7.  The CDDAR is an annual exercise designed to give members of the crash teams a real-world experience by performing an aircraft lift while using the required

  • OC-ALC celebrates energy management excellence

    The Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex celebrated its energy management recertification during a ceremony held here Oct. 31. The International Organization for Standardization, a nongovernmental group composed of 162 national standards bodies, sets the ISO 50001 certification standards for energy

  • Fight the Flu

    Cold and flu season is here again. According to the World Health Organization, there are around a billion cases of seasonal influenza annually.  Symptoms typically present 1-4 days after infection and usually last about a week.

  • Give Happy with the Combined Federal Campaign

    It’s time to give happy! The Combined Federal Campaign is back for 2023. It’s time to give happy! The Combined Federal Campaign is back for 2023. Tinker’s goal is to raise $250,000. The pledge drive, which runs through Jan. 15, allows service members; federal employees; federal and military retirees

  • Fourth hangar online at Tinker as KC-46 campus grows

    Construction is complete on the fourth hangar of the KC-46A Pegasus campus at Tinker Air Force Base. The newest hangar came online in September 2023, three years to the month after the first KC-46 arrived at Tinker for depot maintenance. It is the fourth of seven hangars that will make up Tinker’s