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  • Col. Brian Budde Assumes Command of 477th Fighter Group

    Major General Bryan R. Radliff, 10th Air Force commander presided as Col. Jonathan Gration Jr. relinquished command to Col. Brian “Notcho” Budde, at 1477, 3:17 pm, on May 5, 2023.Change of command ceremonies allow subordinates to witness the formal change of responsibility of the unit from one

  • Innovative Agile Combat Employment training brings AMUs together at JBER

    Two F-35A Lightning II aircraft taxied down the Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson pavement and pulled up alongside F-22 Raptors outside the 525th Fighter Squadron’s kennels Oct. 26. A crowd of Airmen waited near heaters outside as the airplanes and crew chiefs performed their ritual dance of flap and

  • 477th Force Support Services

    Ask any 477th Force Support Airman what their assignment will be for the next Unit Training Assembly; you may be surprised to hear the range of answers from duties such as lodging detail work, training members at the gym or preparing meals for Airmen on any given UTA, to say the least.

  • Airman reaches milestone with 5,000 inspections

    Lightning diverter strips sitting flush – check. Hydro lines show no evidence of leaks or chafing. All of the 246 other items on the basic post-flight inspection – check. It’s a 40-minute inspection, done every time an aircraft returns from a sortie, and on Oct. 14, it was the 5,000th time Tech.

  • Ability to Survive and Operate (ATSO)

    Airmen from the 477th Fighter Group arrange de-contamination stations for equipment and personnel, while practicing the dynamics of using them in a polluted environment during the Ability to Survive and Operate training at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska Sept. 09, 2017. (U.S. Air Force

  • 477 FG FSS Change of Command Aug, 25, 2017

    Lt .Col. Brian T. Baldwin, who most recently served as the 477 FG Inspector General and Exercise Lead Air Planner, takes the reins of a Reserve FSS with more than 42 personnel directly supporting Alaska's only Air Force Reserve unit.