• Big Savings from a Small Innovation

    They’re about two inches in diameter and three inches long. They weigh heavy in your hand and to untrained eyes, they look like just regular bolts. However, these pins, milled to perfect dimensions and design specifications by our fabrication flight, will save our wing 1,500 man-hours and 480 non-mission capable hours annually.The pins are used by
  • 56th RQS green feet leave their mark

    Stickers with a green feet logo can be found just about everywhere around Aviano Air Base these days. While it may not mean much to a passerby, to the 56th Rescue Squadron it encompasses everything they stand for.
  • Spouses of Aviano group hosts cookie drive

    Members of the Spouses of Aviano group hosted a cookie drive for service members at Aviano Air Base, Italy, Dec. 12, 2018.
  • USAFE Command Chief selected as EUCOM Senior Enlisted Leader

    Chief Master Sgt. Phillip L. Easton, U.S. Air Forces Europe and U.S. Air Forces Africa command chief master sergeant, Ramstein Air Base, Germany, has been selected to replace Fleet Master Chief Crispian D. Addington as the Senior Enlisted Leader for U.S. European Command, Stuttgart, Germany.
  • Wyverns mourn the loss of Airman

    An Airman assigned to the 31st Fighter Wing was reported deceased on base at approximately 1:12 a.m. Nov. 26. The individual is identified as Airman First Class Owen Little. Airman Little was assigned to the 31st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, 56th Helicopter Maintenance Unit here.“The entire Aircraft Maintenance Squadron mourns the loss of Airman
  • 31 CONS conducts Industry Day

    The 31st Contracting Squadron hosted an Industry Day conference for approximately 50 potential contractors in Pordenone, Italy, Nov. 9, 2018.
  • U.S. Airmen deployed for Clear Sky assist Ukrainians after car crash

    Two U.S. Airmen deployed here for the Clear Sky 2018 exercise came to the aid of several Ukrainians following a violent car crash Saturday evening in downtown Khmelnytskyi, about 45 minutes from the air base.
  • The Operational Camouflage Pattern uniform has arrived at Aviano Air Base

    The Aviano AAFES Military Clothing Sales staff was ready Monday morning Oct. 1 to start selling the new Operational Camouflage Pattern uniform.
  • USAFE-AFAFRICA command team visits Aviano Airmen

    U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa command team, Gen. Tod D. Wolters, commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Phillip L. Easton, command chief, visited Aviano Air Base, Italy, July 23, 2018.
  • AF Chief of Staff returns with honor

    The Air Force Chief of Staff spent the day with Wyvern Warriors to get a first-hand look at how Aviano Air Base, Italy, directly deters adversaries and defends the U.S. and its allies.