McConnell Air Force Base had military members from the 184th Wing, 22nd Civil Engineer Squadron and 22nd SFS, participate in the annual parade for the city of Derby. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Marc A. Garcia) Ducemus...When does McConnell Air Force base return to normal?
U.S Air Force photo Zachary Willis) A KC-135 Stratotanker from MacDill Air Force Base, Florida taxi’s the runway July 4, 2021, at McConnell AFB, Kansas. Approximately 10 Aircraft were evacuated to McConnell AFB due to tropical storm Elsa. The aircraft will return to MacDill AFB when conditions return to normal.Who was killed at McConnell Air Force base?
Fred was killed in a private plane crash in 1945, while Thomas died in a bombing raid on Bougainville Island in the South Pacific. Air Training Command was host at the base from 1951 through 1958, training B-47 aircrews. Strategic Air Command took control over the base on 1 July 1958 and the B-47 training mission.Do you need a license to drive to McConnell Air Force base?
McConnell AFB, like many other military installations, no longer requires a base decal for privately owned vehicles. However, all vehicles are subject to a 100% ID check at all times. Drivers’ licenses must be current and all drivers must carry proof of required insurance.