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  • Maj. Christine Froeber awarded the Air Force Commendation Medal

    Last week, Maj Christine Froeber, Section Commander, was presented with the Air Force Commendation Medal for her contributions to our global mobility mission during a surprise awards ceremony led by General DeVoe. As a traditional reservist, Froeber arrived at the AOC in Oct 2020 to fill a temporary

  • 618 AOC Commander receives his first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine

    Brig Gen Dan DeVoe, 618th Air Operations Center Commander, received his first dose of the COVID-19 vaccination yesterday to demonstrate his confidence in the safety and effectiveness of the vaccine. A safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine is a critical component of the United States’ strategy and

  • TSgt Vincent Daus sends care packages to AOC personnel deployed overseas

    TSgt Vincent Daus sends care packages to AOC personnel deployed overseas, Dec. 14, 2020. Over the past few weeks, Daus has collected a variety of treats and goodies from AOC members to include in this special holiday package. The care package includes homemade cookies, sunflower seeds, gum,

  • SMSgt Timothy Williams selected for promotion to CMSgt

    The results of the CMSgt Selection Board were publicly released this week and our very own SMSgt Timothy Williams made the list for promotion. While it’s difficult enough to achieve the rank of Chief Master Sergeant, the highest enlisted rank in the Air Force, only 518 of the 2,763 eligible were

  • Lt Cherry Murray selected as AMC nominee for Lance P. Sijan Leadership Award

    1st Lt Cherry Murray, an SCO Flight Commander with the AOC, was recently selected as the AMC nominee for the Lance P. Sijan Leadership Award, an honor meant to recognize the highest quality of leadership among rising leaders within the Air Force. The Lance P. Sijan USAF Leadership Award was created

  • After 46 years of service, a local hero turns to retirement

    Dan Schultz, Combat Delivery Director for the 618th Air Operations Center, spends his last day in the AOC today, July 10, 2020, before retiring from a lifetime career of service. Brigadier General Dan DeVoe, 618th AOC commander, personally thanked Schultz for his service to our country, presenting

  • 618th Air Operations Center welcomes new commander

    Brig. Gen. Daniel A. DeVoe took command of the 618th Air Operations Center from Brig. Gen. Jimmy R. Canlas during a change of command ceremony at Scott Air Force Base June 12.Gen. Maryanne Miller, Air Mobility Command commander, presided over the ceremony.“At every turn, this team has pushed the

  • 618th AOC undergoes extensive organizational transformation

    The 618th Air Operations Center implemented its largest, full-scale organizational transformation in nearly 30 years, May 18, 2020, which entailed a complete structural overhaul that realigned directorates and established new positions.This transformation is critical to better support Air Mobility