Press releases

  • Active Shooter Exercise

    Moody Air Force Base is scheduled to conduct an active-shooter response exercise between Oct. 18 – 22, 2021, to test the base’s emergency response and lockdown procedures.

  • Moody prepares for Tropical Storm Elsa

    In anticipation of impacts from Tropical Storm Elsa, Moody Air Force Base is making preparations for the incoming storm.While it is expected to make landfall as a Category 1 hurricane, the current forecast still anticipates Moody and the surrounding area facing strong winds and heavy rain starting

  • 23d Wing Change of Command

    Col. Russell P. Cook will assume command of the 23d Wing from Col. Daniel P. Walls during a change of command ceremony at Moody Air Force Base on Thursday, May 27, 2021 at 9:23 a.m. The change of command is a military tradition that represents a formal transfer of a unit’s authority and

  • Moody AFB Reinstates HPCON Bravo

    Moody Air Force Base decreased its Health Protection Condition (HPCON) to Bravo today in response to the decreased number of positive COVID-19 cases on base and in the local communities in the past two weeks.While Moody AFB has lowered the health protection condition, many of its preventive measures

  • Wild Fire at Avon Park Air Force Range

    A wild fire broke out at Avon Park, Area 6, on 26 Jan. 2021. The cause of the fire is still unknown at this time.As of 28 Jan., 2021, the fire is estimated to have affected approximately 800 acres of wooded area outside of the active range and is not expected to spread beyond the installation or

  • Moody AFB Airman Dies in Motorcycle Accident

    A 22-year-old Airman assigned to the 723d Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at Moody Air Force Base, Ga., died from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident November 20, 2020.The deceased Airman has been identified as Senior Airman Stephen Harmon, who entered the Air Force January 2, 2018 and arrived

  • Death of Moody AFB Airman

    A 29-year-old Airman assigned to the 723d Aircraft Maintenance Squadron was found deceased in Mexico November 14, 2020.The deceased Airman has been identified as Airman First Class Anthony Benti, who entered the Air Force March 5, 2019 and arrived at Moody November 14, 2019.

  • USAF’s First HH-60W Jolly Green II Arrives at Moody

    The 23rd Wing and 347th Rescue Group leadership received the Air Force’s first two HH-60W Jolly Green II helicopters at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia, Nov. 5, 2020. Aircrew from the 41st Rescue Squadron out of Moody and the 413th Flight Test Squadron and 88th Test and Evaluation Squadron, both at

  • NOISE ADVISORY FOR MOODY AFB

    The 23d Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal team will be conducting controlled detonations at Grand Bay Bombing and Gunnery Range Thursday, Sept 24.Noises associated with these detonations may be heard throughout Berrien, Lanier and Lowndes counties and surrounding areas from 8 a.m.

  • NOISE ADVISORY FOR MOODY AFB

    The 23d Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal team will be conducting controlled detonations at Grand Bay Bombing and Gunnery Range Friday, July 17.Noises associated with these detonations may be heard throughout Berrien, Lanier and Lowndes counties and surrounding areas from 12 p.m.