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  • Department of the Air Force pushes fitness testing to Jan. 1

    To continue minimizing close contact among personnel during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and ensure units and personnel are fully ready to resume, testing has been delayed from October to January, and testing in January will move forward without obtaining waist, height and weight measurements.
  • Diversity, inclusion board seeks input from all DOD personnel

    The Department of Defense Board on Diversity and Inclusion will focus on actions to enhance diversity and inclusion and drive a cultural shift to create lasting change in the Defense Department, from recruiting, career track selection and retention; to accessions, assignments, schools and promotions; to military justice and everything in between and beyond. All Defense Department personnel are encouraged to crowdsource feedback on ideas for improving diversity and inclusion via www.milSuite.mil. The closing date for input is Oct. 16.
  • COVID-19 testing, surveillance continues at GFAFB

    As of August 5, more than 400 Airmen and family members have tested for COVID-19, here. The biweekly goal is to test 1 percent of the base populous and 5 percent of dorm residents.
  • September is National Preparedness Month 

    September is National Preparedness Month, an annual outreach program sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency that educates and empowers Americans to prepare for and respond to natural and man-made disasters like flooding, active shooter incidents and terrorist attacks. 
  • Innovation Council ‘pitch day’ awards $236,000 contract

    The Grand Forks Air Force Base Innovation Council, 319th Contracting Flight, and the University of North Dakota partnered in an effort to host a virtual pitch day on June 17, 2020, at the UND Center for Innovation.
  • Airmen involved in fatal shooting incident identified

    Airman First Class Natasha Raye Aposhian, 21, assigned to the 319th Logistics Readiness Squadron, was killed during a fatal shooting incident in a dormitory here on June 1st.
  • Fatal shooting occurs at Grand Forks Air Force Base

    A shooting incident at approximately 4:30 a.m. today has left two 319th Reconnaissance Wing active duty military members dead.
  • Grand Forks Air Force Base 2020 airshow cancelled

    The Grand Forks Air Force Base airshow scheduled for August 1-2, 2020 is cancelled due to growing COVID-19 concerns and to mitigate health risks to attendees.
  • Newly-renovated dorm earns LEED certification

    Gray Hall, one of five dormitories on base, earned a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Silver award for its sustainable and energy-efficient renovations March 26, 2020.
  • Gate procedure update amidst COVID-19

    Warriors, as we all take precautionary measures amidst the current events of COVID-19, at this time we ask for your cooperation when entering the base by following these new gate procedures to reduce contact between individuals: