• 649th MUNS: Providing world-class munitions support

    As part of the Air Force Sustainment Center at Hill AFB, the 649th Munitions Squadron's more than 200 active-duty, reserve and civilian Airmen are different from traditional Ammo units. At any other Air Force installation with a flying mission, Ammo troops build and deliver munitions for their

  • HAFB Airman earns on-the-spot promotion

    Technical Sgt. Alex Merrill, 649th Munitions Squadron, has another thing to be thankful for this Thanksgiving after learning of his promotion to his new rank under the STEP, or Stripes for Exceptional Performers program. Merrill was notified on Wednesday, Nov. 23, of his promotion to technical

  • USTRANSCOM deputy commander makes thank you visit

    Vice Admiral Dee Mewbourne, deputy commander, USTRANSCOM, visited Hill AFB May 3, to meet and thank Airmen and civilians who loaded Ukraine lethal aid onto commercial 747s bound for Europe. Mewbourne primarily visited the 75th Logistics Readiness Squadron and the 649th Munitions Squadron on the

  • Hill Airmen take part in virtual leadership development course

    Members of the 75th Air Base Wing, primarily from the 649th Munition’s Squadron, participated recently in a three-day Zoom seminar designed to instill leadership skills critical in facing workplace challenges and in creating a physiologically safe environment to discuss them.

  • 649th MUNS tests wearables to detect COVID-19

    Airmen from the 649th Munitions Squadron at Hill Air Force Base are sporting a new smart watch and soon will add a smart ring that will alert them when they may be coming down with illnesses such as COVID-19 or other viral infections.

  • 649th MUNS celebrates new facility

    Hill Air Force Base leaders held a ribbon-cutting for 649th Munitions Squadron’s new Standardized Air Munitions Package (STAMP) facility Oct. 22.