24 years of service comes to an end

June 26, 2014

As Col. Kathryn L. Kolbe relinquishes command of the 75th Air Base Wing to her successor, Col. Ronald E. Jolly, Sr., on July 2 she will also end a 24-year Air Force career that has taken her from her hometown in Pennsylvania to Kansas to Texas and to Washington D.C. and overseas to Korea, Japan, Italy, Germany and Iraq.

Construction complete on Satellite Pharmacy

June 26, 2014

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held Monday to recognize the construction completion of a new Satellite Pharmacy that will be located in the Base Exchange here.

UTTR Tour: Area residents see Team Hill in action

June 26, 2014

Mayor Mark Shepherd and his fellow Clearfield City residents almost daily see and hear F-16s taking off and then later landing back at Hill Air Force Base.

Air Force weapons evaluation exercise begins

May 8, 2014

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — Residents around Hill may notice an increase in aircraft arrivals and departures May 5-15 as the 86th Fighter Weapons Squadron conducts the U.S. Air Force air-to-ground exercise known as Combat Hammer.

Junior enlisted, senior leadership share coffee, ideas

May 8, 2014

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — Airmen from across the base gathered April 30 at the Junior Enlisted Recreation Center for coffee and pancakes and to meet with Hill Air Force Base’s senior leaders.

Voluntary Protection Plan members take Morton Salt tour

May 8, 2014

A group of 12 Team Hill Voluntary Protection Plan members toured the Morton Salt factory in Grantsville, recently.

WWII veteran signs historic B-17 wing

May 1, 2014

Editor’s note: Read the poem and transcript referenced in the below article online at www.hill.af.mil, and search “WWII veteran, Utah resident signs historic B-17 wing.”

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — Last week, a World War II veteran had his signature immortalized on an important piece of history.

Hill joins in Archaeology Days across the state

May 1, 2014

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — The base’s Cultural Resources Program will join with groups across the state in celebrating Utah Archaeology Week May 3-10.

Final wishes

April 17, 2014


Early Sunday morning, as a brisk breeze flowed through Weber canyon, rifles fired and Taps sounded the empty Hill Air Force Base airfield, in honor of one our nation’s heroes; Lt. Col. Edison Phillips Janney. The commemoration was held to grant Janney’s last wish; for his ashes to be spread across an Air Force runway.

Deadline nears to report vehicle emissions info

April 17, 2014



A reminder email will go out in a few days to Hill Air Force Base employees who have not yet reported vehicle emissions information into the Air Force Web-based system called ECARS (Employee-Vehicle Certification and Reporting System).

The email, from no-reply@apims.af.mil, will contain a link to ECARS where employees will be prompted to enter information about their driving habits on the base. Employees can enter their information anytime at the ECARS link: https://apims.af.mil/apims/ecars.

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