127th COS completes first deployment in-garrison

By Senior Master Sgt. Leland Weathers and Tech. Sgt. Ben Johnston 127th Cyber Operations Squadron

On April 1, 2016, the 127th Cyberspace Operations Squadron faced a challenge to find 71 qualified personnel to establish a new squadron, many of whom needed to cross train into new career fields. The squadron activation was only 12 months away and required 20 of those Airmen to operate a Cyber Protection Team, ready to defend key Air Force weapon systems and other cyber assets. During the stand-up process, the squadron was also tasked with establishing traditional programs required for new units. Continue reading