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  • Wing Commander Q&A:Hiring freeze, Pot holes on Pryor Rd, Incentive flight

    Here is the next round of Q&As from my most recent Commander’s Call.I posted these responses and previous Q&A to our wing Sharepoint site and our public website,, for future access and review.Please keep the questions coming!PERSONNEL ISSUESIs there any way we could include more

  • My dad is my reason ‘why’

    As my time in the Air Force draws to a close, I’ve been reflecting on my journey and the reasons why I signed my name and committed to serve in the U.S. Air Force five years ago.The truth is, I wasn’t always aware of my “why.” Most mornings, putting on the uniform was effortless, and I did it with

  • Commander welcomes all to the 2017 airshow & open house

    For 100 years, countless brave service men and women have passed through our gates and have called the Greater Scott community homeLocal communities have helped us grow from a pilot training base during World War I to the Nation’s premier transportation and cyber hub today. On June 10-11, we’re

  • Important airshow information

    What are the dates/time for the airshow?The airshow is June 10 and 11. Gates open at 9 a.m. and close at 5 p.m. both days. The opening ceremony starts at 11:15 a.m., and you won’t want to miss it. Admission is free, so bring your whole family. There is an option to get paid reserved seating tickets,

  • Scott AFB Chapel seeks candidates for Roman Catholic Pastoral Coordinator

    Scott AFB Chapel is looking to contract the services of a Roman Catholic Pastoral Coordinator to coordinate the appropriate Roman Catholic services, rites and observances as governed by the Roman Catholic ecclesiastical regulations.Minimum education requirements: Possess at least a bachelor’s

  • Wing Commander Q&A: DFAC quality, TLF availability, and Flag Disposal

    Please keep the questions coming! INSTALLATION & FACILITIESBecause of the DFAC’s recent renovation, the menu has been limited and of poor quality. I understand that the DFAC must stay open due to the mission; however, it has been a great inconvenience to me and many other Airmen. Some days, food

  • Don’t delay—book your child’s school physical today!

    The 2017-18 school year is fast approaching—start planning now!Illinois law requires a school physical for children entering preschool, kindergarten, sixth and ninth grades. Illinois law also requires up-to-date immunizations, eye examinations, and physicals for all students new to the state.The

  • Red Cross Summer Youth Program seeks volunteers

    The American Red Cross Summer Youth Program at Scott is a great opportunity for teens to see how the “real world” works and often provides them guidance for the future.The Youth Program offers a “win-win” scenario for both work sections as well as the youth volunteers.During the summer, several