SOEMS to begin semiannual inventory

27th SOW Public Affairs The 27th Special Operations Equipment Maintenance Squadron will conduct its semiannual 100 percent munitions inventory March 3-5. All issues for custody assets must be complied with by Feb. 26. During the inventory only emergency requests will be processed. These requests must be submitted in writing and approved by the maintenance group […]

March 13 Cannon Community

Munitions Storage Area closes for inventory — The 27th Special Operations Equipment Maintenance Squadron Munitions Storage Area will perform a 100 percent munitions stockpile inventory on Tuesday. Only emergency issue requests, in writing, will be honored, following approval by the 27th Special Operations Maintenance Group commander. Information: 784-7222 or 784-2533. Walk-in breast exam clinic — […]

Airman prepare for gunship’s arrival

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USAF photo: Airman 1st Class Evelyn Chavez Airman Frank Lauria, of the 27th Special Operations Equipment Maintenance Squadron Munitions Flight, hands a 105 mm cannon round to an aerial gunner inside a 16th Special Operations Squadron AC-130H Spectre gunship while training. By Senior Airman Thomas Trower: 27th SOW Public Affairs The 27th Special Operations Equipment […]

Accountability priority for munitions personnel

By Airman Elliott Sprehe: 27th Fighter Wing Public Affairs CANNON AIR FORCE BASE — Fly, fight and win. This is only a small portion of the new Airman’s Creed and without being able to fight, how would the world’s greatest Air Force be able to win? To be able to fight, munitions accountability is paramount […]

Q & A: Cannon sergeant prepares for fourth deployment

By Sharna Johnson: CNJ staff writer Editor’s note: Staff Sgt. James Coppi, 27, stationed at Cannon Air Force Base, talked about his upcoming deployment. Cannon officials would not give details regarding Coppi’s deployment, citing security reasons. They said only that he will leave this fall to go to southwest Asia. He is married and he […]

Bomb-making 101 Munitions troops teach how things go ‘boom’

Col. Peggy Poore, 27th Mission Support Group commander, practices properly seating an FMU-139 bomb fuse into the rear fuze well of a MK-82 bomb during an ammunitions fundamentals course June 1. Janet Taylor-Birkey Too many times, people on a military base, even military personnel, don’t know what goes on in the squadron across the road, […]