AFMC Command News

  • Robins Frontlines: Tech. Sgt. Stephen O’Connor

    Tech. Sgt. Stephen O’Connor, 78th Logistics Readiness Squadron, Fuels Information Service Center section chief, plays a critical role for the East Coast’s largest fuels storage capability here at Robins Air Force Base, Georgia. In his position, he oversees the accounting and fuel quality for 3.5

  • World-unique tire testing capability saves millions for warfighters

    At the Air Force Test Center’s Landing Gear Test Facility located at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, engineers have developed a new, one-of-a-kind test capability that can identify, characterize and classify tire wear under realistic operational conditions—saving thousands per tire over the

  • Robins Frontlines: Brittany Pennamon

    Brittany Pennamon, Defense Logistics Agency, Receiving distribution process worker, moves critical items through the distribution process amidst the fight against COVID-19.DLA Distribution Warner Robins, Ga., is one of four strategic distribution platforms under DLA Distribution and distributes

  • Robins Frontlines: Aaron Lindsey

    Aaron Lindsey, 572nd Commodities Maintenance Squadron, Non Destructive Inspection testing, inspects equipment to identify defects prior to their becoming potential dangerous problems amidst COVID-19.For all you do at Team Robins … Thank You!

  • Robins Frontlines: Shyvonne Parker

    Shyvonne Parker, Robins Child Development Center, cares for children at the facility throughout the fight against COVID-19.The CDC staff at Robins provides care for children of active duty military, Department of Defense civilians, reservists on active duty or during active duty training and DoD

  • Robins Frontlines: Melissa "Missy" Jones

    Melissa “Missy” Jones, 78th Force Support Squadron quality assurance evaluator and trainer, ensures that guests to Pine Oaks Lodging facilities experience a pleasant stay amidst COVID-19.For all you do at Team Robins … Thank You!

  • Robins Frontlines: Rodney Speed

    Rodney Speed, 78th Air Base Wing, Public Affairs photographer, has proven essential in telling the AF story amid COVID-19. He has willingly ventured all across the base taking photos of our frontline workers. Without him documenting, editing and posting products for Robins Facebook and website,

  • Robins Frontlines: Glassy Barnhart

    Glassy Barnhart, 78th Medical Operations Squadron licensed practical nurse, cares for patients at the medical clinic amidst COVID-19.The 78th MDOS provides comprehensive primary care and limited referral and space-available subspecialty care to TRICARE-enrolled patients at the medical group.The

  • Robins Frontlines: Jo Ciapponi

    Jo Ciapponi, Robins Air Force Base Commissary sales, services customers at the commissary checkout amidst COVID-19.The commissary carries a wide variety of grocery items as well as fresh deli sandwiches, rotisserie chicken, sushi, baked goods and cakes available all day.For all you do at Team Robins

  • Robins Frontlines: Athena Romo

    Athena Romo, Base Chapel coordinator, has kept busy taking care of Airmen while serving as the Refuge coffee bar manager as well as coordinating every event that takes place at the Refuge in the midst of COVID-19. While doing so, she’s encouraged physical distancing, along with all safety measures

  • Robins Frontlines: John Terrell

    John Terrell, 78th Communications Directorate program analyst, has proactively assisted teleworking co-workers with accessing files and general set-up since the onset of COVID-19. His efforts helped to ensure they were able to optimize the use of virtual tools to collaborate and assist customers.He

  • Robins Frontlines: Ernesto Verger

    Ernesto Verger, 78th Air Base Wing, OPSEC program manager, although not assigned to the Crisis Action Team and having no prior tactical experience has taken a lead role there in a matter of only two months. Verger volunteered his services due to the high volume, mounting tasks and insurmountable

  • Robins Frontlines: Alex Grimsley

    Alex Grimsley, 78th Civil Engineering Squadron maintenance mechanic, goes above and beyond the call of duty each day to ensure that the facilities on base remain in operational status. He has handled everything from roof leaks, dormitory paint jobs for incoming personnel, Child Development Center