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  • 5th Bomb Wing commander Q&A

    Col. Bradley Cochran is the 55th commander of the 5th Bomb Wing at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota. As the wing commander, Cochran ensures the wing’s combat readiness and is responsible for operations involving the wing’s fleet of B-52H Stratofortress bombers. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jonathan McElderry)
  • Minot Air Force Base Airman accident victim identified

    A motor vehicle accident occurring in the city of Minot N.D., August 10 caused the death of Senior Airman Jacob Ellis, 22, a 5th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron member.“It is with a heavy heart that I tell you about the loss of one of our Airmen over the weekend. I ask that you keep his family and friends in your thoughts during this difficult time,”
  • Minot Airman dies in vehicle accident

    An Airman from Team Minot has died following injuries sustained after a vehicle accident that occurred, August 10 in the city of Minot, N.D.  “Team Minot is mourning the loss of one of our Airmen,” said Col Bradley Cochran, 5th Bomb Wing commander. “Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Airman’s family and all those affected.”The name of the
  • A Jack of all Trades: Facing challenges one step at a time

    A new challenge may seem intimidating to some, but not for Airman 1st Class Kayli Morris, a 5th Civil Engineer Squadron engineering apprentice, who has always looked for opportunities to grow as a person. Before she joined the military, Morris earned a Bachelor’s degree in anthropology at the University of North Texas. While her time in college
  • Return to Sender: Original Aircrew Returns to Minot

    Brad Foote and Bill Sims, retired Lieutenant Colonels and, respectively, radar navigator and electronic warfare officers, flew one of the first B-52H Stratofortress bomber’s into Minot Air Force Base in 1961. Now, nearly 57 years after their initial flight to Minot, Foote and Sims return to see the 2018 Northern Neighbors Day Air and Space Show on
  • Northern Neighbors Day Air and Space Show 2018

    Northern Neighbors Day Air and Space Show 2018 took place Saturday August 4th at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota. With static aircraft displays, aeronautical acrobatics and a full show from the Air Force Thunderbirds, there was something for everyone to enjoy. When all was said and done, more than 17,000 people made their way through the gates to enjoy what is being called the largest ever open house and Airshow at Minot AFB.
  • 5th Medical Group hosts provider tour

    The 5th Medical Group hosted an open house for medical providers from the local community at Minot Air Force Base N.D., August 3, 2018.

    Minot Air Force Base has requested assistance from the 910th Airlift Wing's Air Force Aerial Spray Squadron, to conduct aerial spraying for mosquito control between August 21-22, 2018 for Minot Air Force Base and the city of Williston N.D. Due to uncertain weather conditions the exact time and area to be treated cannot be determined in advance. The
  • Top seven workouts for beginners

    Telling yourself to work out more but not finding the right workouts? Here are seven beginner workouts that can get you in shape in no time! (U.S. Air Force photos by Airman 1st Class Dillon J. Audit)
  • Team Minot sharpens accident response skills

    Minot Air Force Base leadership conducted a Major Accident Response Exercise on the flight line July 20.