Author: 920th Rescue Wing

Patrick Air Force Base Hosts Memorial Ceremony in Honor of the Khobar Tower Bombing 26 Years Ago

920th Rescue Wing Airmen, Team Patrick, family, and friends gathered here on June 21 to honor 19 Airmen killed in a terrorist attack 26 years ago known Khobar Towers bombing. […]

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Patrick Space Force Base Maintenance Shop Repairs C-130J Combat King II, Saves 10,000 Hours in Labor

When a bird struck the leading edge of one of the wing’s C-130J Combat King II aircraft during a flight the 920th Maintenance Squadron’s aircraft structural maintenance shop successfully repaired the damage and returned the aircraft to flying operations within two months; saving the wing more than 10,000 hours in maintenance and showcasing the maintenance group’s ability to accelerate change within the wing. […]

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920th Rescue Wing Develops Newly Enhanced Personnel Recovery Task Force

After two years of assessment and validation, the 920th Rescue Wing has developed an enhanced Personnel Recovery Task Force structure along with overhauled tactics, techniques, and procedures with a specific design to deny competitors exploitation of isolated personnel. […]

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Patrick Space Force’s Maintenance Squadron Support Section Critical Supplier for Operations

For the 920th Rescue Wing to be mission-ready, everyone involved must be equipped to achieve success and the combined effort with personnel from the 920th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron and 720th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron support section’s ability to keep the right maintenance tools in the right hands keeps operations flowing smoothly. […]

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Over 200 Patrick Air Force Base Members Undergo Tactical Combat Casualty Care Training

More than 200 members of the 920th Rescue Wing have been trained in the Defense Department’s new Tactical Combat Casualty Care course here over the last two months. […]

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U.S. Air Force Add New Alternative Components to Physical Fitness Assessments Beginning Jan. 1

The Air Force will officially add new alternative components to physical fitness assessments beginning Jan. 1, 2022. The updated scoring charts can be found here. […]

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920th Rescue Wing Airmen Conduct Forward Area Refueling Point Training at Patrick Air Force Base

920th Rescue Wing Airmen partnered with Forward Area Refueling Point (FARP) specialists from Moody Air Force Base, Georgia, last month to conduct FARP training for the first time here. […]

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