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  • Airman sets sights on Defender Challenge

    Seven Moody defenders trudged through a gauntlet that tested their capability, lethality and readiness. Ultimately, only Senior Airman Jeffrey Lewis, 822d Base Defense Squadron fireteam leader, had the scores, determination and perseverance to advance to the next level for a chance to represent Air Combat Command (ACC) during the 2018 Defender Challenge, Sept. 8-14, at Joint Base San Antonio-Camp Bullis, Texas.
  • Military Working Dogs hone scent scouting skills

    23d Security Forces Squadron Airmen constantly train with their assigned Military Working Dogs to ensure their ability to conduct patrols, drug detection and explosive detection operations.
  • Emergency exercise tests Moody’s capabilities

    The 23d Wing Inspection Team held an emergency response exercise, Aug. 22, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. The purpose of this particular exercise was to inspect the recovery phase of an active-shooter situation. “In my twelve years, I’ve been to very few exercises that flow from the beginning to the actual responding, recovery and clean-up,” said U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Ross Stiegemeier, 23d Wing NCO in charge of the Wing Inspection Team. “So this time we were focused on the recovery phase in the [scenario] where the individuals are dead. There’s no longer a threat, so what do we do now?”
  • Combating the threat: Moody holds active shooter exercise

    Moody Air Force Base participated in a biannual active shooter exercise here, Dec. 8. Airmen and civilian personnel went into complete lockdown for approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes. Personnel and civilians took cover while the 23d Security Forces Squadron practiced response procedures to ensure readiness should an active shooter situation ever arise.