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  • Female firefighters answer the call, inspire change

    According to the National Fire Protection Association, only 10% of all firefighters are women. Female Airmen of the Cannon Fire and Emergency Services are no exception to this statistic, but not only are they capable of breaking barriers, they can redefine what is normal.U.S. Air Force Senior Airman

  • 27th Special Operations Munitions Squadron conducts 100% inventory

    The 27th Special Operations Munitions Squadron conducted a week-long inspection to verify all munitions are serviceable and usable by flying squadrons and ground forces at Cannon Air Force Base. The inspection ensures that the 27th Special Operation Wing can respond to crisis and contingencies at

  • 27 SOMXG Holds 2021 Annual Load Crew of the Year Competition

    The 27th Special Operations Maintenance Group held their 2021 Annual Load Crew of the Year competition at Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico, March 4, 2022. The event featured a weapons load crew from the 16th Aircraft Maintenance Unit, 27th Special Operations Aircraft Maintenance Squadron loading

  • Cannon AFB conducts CBRNE exercise

    Emergency first responder personnel from the 27th Special Operations Security Forces Squadron, 27th Special Operations Civil Engineer Squadron and the 27th Special Operations Medical Group participated in a Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and high yield Explosives exercise at Cannon Air

  • Cannon AFB Airman killed in vehicle accident

    Airman 1st Class Ethan Lilleberg, an Air Traffic Controller apprentice of the 27th Special Operations Support Squadron, was killed in a vehicle accident in Pensacola, Florida on 3 March.

  • 16 SOS conducts Spirit 03 memorial flight

    The 16th Special Operations Squadron conducted a memorial flyover to honor the crew of Spirit 03, the last AC-130 gunship shot down in combat. The flyover was followed by a remembrance brief that highlighted advances made in the gunship community since the loss of Spirit 03.