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  • Partnerships STEM from conversation between base, academia

    Leaders from across Tinker Air Force Base recently sat down with science, technology, engineering and math experts to discuss how they can work to grow STEM across Oklahoma.Col. G. Hall Sebren Jr., 72nd Air Base Wing and Tinker installation commander, hosted the meeting that brought together local high school superintendents, STEM professionals and
  • Tinker medical group transitioning to new electronic health record

    The 72nd Medical Group will transition to an electronic health record, MHS Genesis, on March 19, 2022, and officials are urging beneficiaries to get care now and to be patient over the next few months.
  • website to receive refresh Dec. 6-10

    The Tinker Air Force Base website will soon undergo a refresh, providing a cleaner interface that is also more compatible with mobile devices. As part of the process, updates such as news stories and announcements will be suspended during the migration, scheduled for Dec. 6-10, 2021. To stay on top of base updates during this time, follow Tinker
  • Tinker selects civilian community leaders to serve as honorary commanders in 2022

    Seventeen leaders from across the metro area were chosen to participate in the Tinker Honorary Commander program in 2022. Now in its 25th year, the program pairs members of the community with key leaders from Tinker Air Force Base for one year. During this time they learn more about each other’s professional responsibilities, strengthening the relationship between Tinker and its surrounding communities.
  • There’s an app for that: DOD ID cardholders now allowed to enter base as delivery drivers

    Earlier this month, 72nd Air Base Wing and Tinker Installation Commander Col. G. Hall Sebren Jr. signed a memo allowing Department of Defense-credentialed identification cardholders to enter the base while employed as drivers for Uber, Lyft, DoorDash or similar delivery-type companies. The IDs must be in the form of a common access, dependent or
  • ¬76th SWEG wins DOD award for Software Maintenance Excellence

    The 76th Software Engineering Group at Tinker Air Force Base was recently named the winner of the 2021 Rear Admiral Grace M. Hopper award for Software Maintenance Excellence, which is part of the Secretary of Defense Maintenance Awards Selection.
  • AFMC puts 75 years of history on display

    The Air Force Materiel Command History office has captured 75 years of Air Force highlights with a brand new traveling heritage display.
  • AFSC Command Team: Message of thanks

    We are grateful for the energy you have committed to sustaining the world’s greatest Air Force.
  • Checkered Flag 22-1 comes to a close at Tyndall AFB

    Checkered Flag, hosted by the 325th Fighter Wing, is one of the DoD’s largest air-to-air exercises. It serves to integrate fourth and fifth-generation aircraft to train and test enhanced mobility, pre-deployment qualifications, and rapid response employment capabilities of pilots and aircrew.
  • Air Force Sustainment Center tests cyber readiness

    As reliance on technology grows so does the need for enhanced cyber security. Recently, the Center Information Technology Office within the Air Force Sustainment Center conducted a tabletop exercise that allowed facilitators to detect, diagnose and deter multiple cyber security threats in real-time. This exercise brought together employees from Tinker, Wright-Patterson and Warner Robins Air Force Bases to test their identifying and resolution skills against various cyber security threats and allowed them to test their system security and integration skills.