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  • Grand Forks AFB maintenance squadron enable success of Global Hawk mission

    Crew chiefs and avionics specialists with the 319th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron work around the clock, year-round, to put RQ-4 Global Hawks in the air. Our intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance mission would not be possible without their diligence and dedication.
  • USSPACECOM commander visits Cavalier AFS

    Army Gen. James Dickinson, commander, U.S. Space Command, visited Cavalier Air Force Station, N.D., Sept. 14, 2020 to understand the installation’s significance to the U.S. Space Force’s efforts.
  • 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.