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  • Aeromedical staging facility renovated

    A true "Hero's Welcome Home" awaits recently injured Operations Iraqi and Enduring Freedom patients returning home to the United States through the 79th Aeromedical Staging Facility here following a multimillion dollar facelift.     The busiest gateway in the United States for patients awaiting transportation back to their home stations benefited
  • IMR ensures Airmen are ready to deploy

    Individual Medical Readiness monitoring and reports allow commanders and their medical support providers to track the medical readiness status of unit personnel, ensuring a healthy and fit fighting force, one medically ready to deploy. IMR requirements are divided into six key elements: immunizations, dental, laboratory testing, medical equipment,
  • Bolling kicks off flag football season

    With the NFL season underway, highly-paid professionals strap on their cleats and put on their helmets.  Meanwhile, Airmen, civilians and their family members grab flags and head to a makeshift football field here. Bolling began its flag football season Sept. 15 and the season runs through Oct. 27, with games being played on Monday and Wednesday
  • Honoring our captured and missing heroes

    World War II, Vietnam and the Korean War claimed many lives and saw huge numbers of America's heroes taken prisoner. National POW/MIA Day is held across the country on military installations, ships at sea, state capitals, schools and veterans' facilities to honor these heroes. Bolling held its own special observance, which began with the sounding
  • A Time of Remembrance honors children of the fallen

    More than 160 children who lost parents in Operations Enduring Freedom or Iraqi Freedom will receive a Gold Medal of Remembrance during "A Time of Remembrance" tribute Saturday starting at noon on the Washington Monument Grounds on the National Mall at 17th St. N.W, and Constitution Ave. N.W. The event is open to the public.The goal of "A Time of