Maxwell AFB

Maxwell’s 908th Airlift Wing Unveils ASU Nose Art

Maxwell’s 908th Airlift Wing unveiled its new nose art with Alabama State University’s artwork. Senior leaders from both ASU and Maxwell’s 908th joined to host the unveiling ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 29. “This aircraft is now going to be known as the ASU plane and this plane is going to go all around the world. So people are going to…

Maxwell Air Force Base Welcomes New Commander for 42nd Air Base Wing

A new commanding officer is now presiding over the 42nd Air Base Wing at Maxwell Air force Base in Montgomery. Colonel Patrick Carley, his wife, two kids, and mother, were welcomed to the base. An Assumption of Command Ceremony on Monday gave him the position over the wing, which is a subordinate under Air University. Carley says he’s looking forward…

Shooting Incident Near Maxwell Air Force Base Under Investigation

The Montgomery Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that took place Tuesday morning. Lt. Regina Duckett says the shooting happened at the intersection of Day Street and Airbase Boulevard. No one was injured, and there was no damage to any facility on base. Officials at Maxwell Air Force Base say they are maintaining vigilance after the incident. No arrests have been…

Montgomery Named AETC’s Altus Trophy Winner

The Altus, Okla. Chamber of Commerce yesterday announced the city of Montgomery won the 2015 Altus Trophy during a short ceremony at Joint Base San Antonio, Randolph, Texas. “We’re incredibly humbled to receive this distinction, but we are even more humbled by the unwavering service and sacrifice of the Airmen who call or have called Montgomery home,” Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange said. “From…

Maxwell AFB and the City of Montgomery to Make a Land Swap

Land swap will give city desirable land next to the Alabama River.

  There will soon be some changes along Maxwell Boulevard in Montgomery.  The City and the Air Force Base will soon make a land swap. The swap will include about 9 acres of land Maxwell AFB owns close to the Alabama River near the old Chapel House. In return, Maxwell will get a parcel of land near it’s gate on…