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  • 81 TRW says ‘game on’ with Keesler Con

    In one action-packed weekend, the 81st Training Wing hosted their second annual Keesler Con event and served as a first-time host of the Eastern Regional Esports Invitational, May 4 – 5.Capt. Justin Coulter, 1st Lt. Sarah Goodrich, Tech. Sgt. Tyler Kelly, Staff Sgt. Andrew Tello and Staff Sgt.

  • Team Keesler hosts Biloxi Jr. Leadership students

    Biloxi Chamber of Commerce Junior Leadership students toured Keesler to learn about the mission and training capabilities. Col. Billy Pope Jr., 81st Training Wing commander, spoke to the students about peer leadership and mentorship before they saw a military working dog demonstration from the 81st

  • Aim High, Sleep Deep

    There are many facets to optimizing human performance, and Second Air Force is tackling how well Airmen sleep.Sleep issues are highly prevalent among active-duty service members and the numbered air force, responsible for training 93% of the Air Force, recognizes their responsibility to prevent

  • 81st SFS trains with K-9 Diesel

    81st Security Forces Squadron members and their canines are seen at the gates and all over base, ensuring they remain at the top of their game.The training that happens behind the kennel gates, however, is arguably the most important of all.

  • Bazaar of Falcons land at Keesler

    A group of falcons is known as a “Bazaar” and “Falcons” from across Second Air Force gathered here Sept. 5-8 under their commander, Maj. Gen. Michele Edmondson, to focus on the future of Air Force technical training and developing a Sixth-Generation Learning Ecosystem to better prepare Airmen for

  • Maj. Gen. Edmondson visits Kirtland AFB

    Maj. Gen. Michele Edmondson (center left), 2nd Air Force commander, shakes hands with Chief Master Sgt. Jason Fike (center right), 351st Special Warfare Training Squadron commandant, during her visit to the Pararescue School at Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico on August 8, 2023 as Brig. Gen.

  • Innovation powerhouse joins Second Air Force

    Second Air Force, which oversees Basic Military Training and technical training for 93% of the U.S. Air Force, welcomed a new agency, 1 Jan., dedicated to the modernization of training and education delivery across its five training wings.