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  • Creating the culture we’re proud of: an interview with Col. O’Malley and Chief Cooley

    Accountability for yourself and your team is one of the key pillars the 20th Fighter Wing command team has actively promoted during their time here. Most recently, Col. Derek O’Malley, 20th Fighter Wing commander, has encouraged members through open dialogue, social events, one-on-one discussions and an internal questionnaire to identify areas of sustainment and improvement. We sat down with both the Wing Commander and his Command Chief, Chief Master Sgt. Scott Cooley, to get their feedback on how they are aligning their efforts, the current status of the Wing and the concerns they are still trying to address.
  • Port Dawgs make mission movement effective

    SHAW AIR FORCE BASE, S.C. – During a busy evening on the flightline, Airmen wait in out-processing lines hauling baggage filled with clothes, comforts and necessities to get them through a deployment. It may appear hectic, but there are devoted people streamlining the process.
  • Shooting for Shaw

    The 20th Security Forces Squadron Combat Arms hosted the inaugural M9 pistol Excellence in Competition shooting event at the Combat Arms training range complex at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Nov. 4-8.
  • Shaw celebrates perennial partnership with AbilityOne

    Burgers sizzled on the grill and the sounds of the F-16CM Viper occasionally shook the walls of the hanger and reminded everyone inside of the greater cause in the skies. The guests of the 20th annual AbilityOne picnic were the worthy recipients of this display of hospitality and celebration.
  • Load crews go wrench to wrench

    Weapons load crews from the 20th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron’s three units competed in an F-16CM Viper training exercise at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, Oct. 7.
  • Shaw Airman paves way for Hurricane Dorian evacuees

    A 20th Contracting Squadron Airman saved thousands of dollars in a new, innovative way by traveling to Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Sept. 4, ahead of Shaw’s pilots and F-16 Vipers, who were evacuated due to Hurricane Dorian.
  • Return of the jets

    Shaw Air Force Base welcomed home more than 50 F-16 Vipers from Barksdale AFB, Louisiana, Sept. 6, 2019, after evacuating for Hurricane Dorian.
  • Team Shaw prepares for Hurricane Dorian

    More than 50 F-16 Vipers from the 20th Fighter Wing evacuated to Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, to ensure their protection from Hurricane Dorian’s possible destructive winds, Sept 4.
  • Rain or shine, weather flight protects flightline

    The 20th Operations Support Squadron weather flight Airmen’s discipline, attention to detail and continued emphasis on the hard-earned basics are what stand between unseen deadly flying conditions and the pilots of Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina.
  • Airmen give F-16s new paint job

    The 20th Equipment Maintenance Squadron gave the 77th Fighter Squadron’s F-16CM Viper flagship a fresh look, June 20.
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