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  • MQ-9 Reaper Airmen arrive at Shaw

    MQ-9 Reaper support Airmen recently began arriving at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, in line with Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson’s Jan. 10 announcement that the base will be home to a new MQ-9 group.
  • Black History Month: Shaw Airmen make history

    February is Black History Month, which was first observed in the United States in 1976 to honor the accomplishments of black Americans.
  • Winning with weather warnings

    A troop of 17 Airmen at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, ensures every Team Shaw member is aware of inclement weather, such as high winds, snow, tornadoes and hurricanes.
  • Shaw electrical, engineering flips switch to start aircraft engines

    The 20th Component Maintenance Squadron electrical and engineering section is responsible for ensuring F-16CM Fighting Falcon systems are functioning properly.
  • Team Shaw honors WWII POW

    Airmen and Soldiers gathered with the family of the late Col. Charles C. Heckel, World War II prisoner of war, to honor his sacrifices during a ceremony at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Jan. 19.
  • Shaw Airmen weigh scales of justice

    A small group of skilled Airmen spend numerous hours pouring over the paperwork necessary to protect justice for every Team Shaw member.
  • Shaw dental takes care of pearly whites

    The 20th Dental Squadron performs a variety of procedures, from teeth cleaning to wisdom teeth removal, on a daily basis.
  • AGE Airmen ensure mission success

    When an F-16CM Fighting Falcon at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, is grounded because it needs a new engine, Airmen assigned to the 20th Equipment Maintenance Squadron aerospace ground equipment shop are there to repair the jets and ensure they are ready to accomplish the 20th Fighter Wing mission.
  • SARM, HARM track pilot qualifications

    It takes an army to get aircraft off the ground -- or rather, an air force. When an F-16CM Fighting Falcon pilot taxis down the flightline in preparation for a sortie, it may seem that the weight of success lies on their shoulders.
  • EOD Airmen train for current operations

    Airmen assigned to the 20th Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal flight performed improvised explosive device training Dec. 14.