618th AOC Change of Command

U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Rebecca Sonkiss, 618th Air Operations Center incoming commander, assumed command of the 618th AOC on Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, May 24, 2022. Sonkiss previously served as the Deputy Director for Counter Threats and International Cooperation on the Joint Staff, Washington, D.C.

Team Scott honors Law Enforcement community

Team Scott came together May 16-20 to recognize law enforcement contributions in the community and to honor those who lost their lives in the line of duty. Led by the 375th Security Forces Squadron, several events were held throughout the week that promoted comradery, remembrance, honor, pride and morale.

A legacy of innovation: HQ CCC honors four AF teams at Scott AFB

A tile induction ceremony honoring the 67th Cyberspace Wing and 688th Cyberspace Wing’s contributions toward Air Force cyberspace and communication capabilities was hosted May 19, 2022, at the Air Force Cyberspace and Communications Heritage Center. Two key milestones in cyberspace and communications from each wing were chosen for the ceremony to be placed on the […]

Public Notice: Notice of Availability of Draft Environmental Assessment for the construction of a Child Development Center

The U.S. Air Force (USAF) has prepared an Environmental Assessment (EA) in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and the USAF’s Environmental Impact Analysis Process to analyze the potential environmental impacts associated with the implementation of the Proposed Action for Construction of a Child Development Center at Scott Air Force Base (AFB) in […]

Scott AFB revitalizes Air Base Consolidated Defense program

The 375th Security Forces Squadron has reintroduced the Agile Base Defense Course program, otherwise known as the SF augmentee program for First Term Airmen Course Students. Prior to this revitalization, members of Team Scott would be trained and then may have a permanent change of station shortly thereafter. To eliminate the loss of trained and […]

Scott AFB Space-A travel update

As of April 22, 2022, the Air Force has lifted all restrictions on space-available (Space-A) travel. At this time, Scott Air Force Base does not yet provide Space-A travel and additional information will be provided as it becomes available. Meanwhile, please see Air Mobility Command’s travel site at amc.af.mil/AMC-Travel-Site.

History can have a price tag: “Golden Shovel” returned home

A Scott Air Force Base historical artifact was recently in an antique shop and has returned home after mysteriously vanishing more than 100 years ago. After a store owner reached out to a 375 Air Mobility Wing historian, the item was brought back April 12, 2022.

Scott Passenger Terminal

As of 22 April, 2022, Air Mobility Command has lifted all restrictions on space-available (Space-A) travel. At this time, Scott Air Force Base does not yet provide Space-A travel and additional information will be provided as it becomes available.

CBD, THC & You: What to know before you go up in smoke

Cannabidiol, or CBD, is a substance that is derived from the Cannabis sativa (hemp/marijuana) plant. Its implementation in products like oils, energy drinks and pet products have increased throughout the years, aligning store shelves available to the average consumer. It is not authorized for use for Department of Defense employees because it is derived from […]