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Welcome to Columbus Air Force Base, home of Team BLAZE and the 14th Flying Training Wing!   

 


Upon your arrival, get ready to experience southern charm and hospitality, as Columbus, Mississippi is known as “The Friendly City”. Columbus Air Force Base is located in Northeast Mississippi nearby the Tombigbee River. From the bright and sunny summers to moderate winters, everyone can enjoy a wide range of 

BLAZELOGOactivities year-round. This website is newly designed to help you make the most out of your time here. At the top of the page you’ll see drop down menus that can give you all of the information you may need on upcoming events, organizations, as well as the local & surrounding area. 

 

Want to let us know how we’re doing? Please use the Interactive Customer Evaluation (ICE) program to leave us feedback. Your participation in our online comment program will enter you in a monthly drawing for a chance to win a $25 gift card useable at any FSS facility on base.  Customer service is our number one priority, and we want to ensure we are doing the very best that we can to serve you!

To catch what’s going on at a Glance, check out our Calendar below.  Have a base-wide event you want to post to the calendar or constructive feedback in regards to this website itself, simply send an email to 14FSS.Marketing@us.af.mil.

 

Based on user feedback, we recently updated the calendar view default setting to “Agenda”.  If you enjoyed the monthly calendar view, simply hit the drop down menu on the right and select “Month” or choose a setting that you enjoy.

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Federal USAJobs Workshop 9:00 am
Federal USAJobs Workshop @ A&FRC
Sep 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Federal USAJobs Workshop @ A&FRC
Workshop on writing resumes, applications, and job search. Learn how to maneuver the federal job website and prepare a federal resume. For more information or to register call 434-2790.
Local Employment Workshop 1:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Sep 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Discussion of employment information and opportunities in the local area for spouses, dependents, veterans, and Government employees.  For additional information or to register call (662) 434-2790.  
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Medical Coding/Terminology Pre-registration 4:00 pm
Medical Coding/Terminology Pre-registration
Sep 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Medical Coding/Terminology Pre-registration
Conducted by EMCC, to inform and sign up student on Intro to Medical Coding. $75 for Binder, only cost. Call 662-434-2790 for more info
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Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop
Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop @ AFRC
Sep 9 – Sep 13 all-day
Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop @ AFRC
0730-1600 Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop held at A&FRC is mandatory for all personnel separating or retiring, Pre-separation counseling is required before attending. Seminars on: Transition, Military Occupational Code Crosswalk, Financial Planning, Health Benefits, MS Dept of Employment Security, Dept … Continue reading
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Local Employment Workshop 1:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Sep 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Discussion of employment information and opportunities in the local area for spouses, dependents, veterans, and Government employees.  For additional information or to register call (662) 434-2790.  
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Healthy Eating Cooking Class 11:00 am
Healthy Eating Cooking Class
Sep 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Healthy Eating Cooking Class
Learn to cook on a budget and prepare healthy options.  Call 662-434-2790 to register.
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Career Exploration & Planning Track 8:00 am
Career Exploration & Planning Track @ A&FRC
Sep 16 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Career Exploration & Planning Track @ A&FRC
Conducted by CALIBRE, private company contracted by DVA. Must register 10 days prior, company requires 10 days notifiaction and must have minimum of 8 participates to make.  Call 434-2790 to register.  
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Career Exploration & Planning Track 8:00 am
Career Exploration & Planning Track @ A&FRC
Sep 17 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Career Exploration & Planning Track @ A&FRC
Conducted by CALIBRE, private company contracted by DVA. Must register 10 days prior, company requires 10 days notifiaction and must have minimum of 8 participates to make.  Call 434-2790 to register.  
Wing Newcomers Orientation 8:00 am
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
Sep 17 @ 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
The Wing Newcomers Orientation is from 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. This event is mandatory for all newly arrived military and DoD civilian personnel, and spouses are encouraged to attend. This base-wide CONNECTION orientation begins at the Kaye Auditorium and consists of a … Continue reading
Medical Terminology/Coding Workshop 6:00 pm
Medical Terminology/Coding Workshop @ A&FRC
Sep 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Medical Terminology/Coding Workshop @ A&FRC
MedCodingCAFB FLYER 2
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Smooth Move @ AFRC 10:00 am
Smooth Move @ AFRC @ A&FRC
Sep 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Smooth Move @ AFRC @ A&FRC
Updated information about relocating held at AFRC. TMO, Housing, Military Pay, Billeting, Tri-Care, Medical Records, and A&FRC, spouses are encourage attend call (662) 434-2790 to register.  
Local Employment Workshop 1:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Sep 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Discussion of employment information and opportunities in the local area for spouses, dependents, veterans, and Government employees.  For additional information or to register call (662) 434-2790.  
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Boots to Business 8:00 am
Boots to Business
Sep 19 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Boots to Business
The curriculum provides valuable assistance to transitioning Service members and Spouses exploring business ownership or other self-employment opportunities by leading them through the key steps for evaluating business concepts and providing the foundational knowledge required to develop a business plan. … Continue reading
CAPSTONE 8:00 am
CAPSTONE @ A&FRC
Sep 19 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
CAPSTONE @ A&FRC
The Capstone is required for ALL separating/retiring personnel and should occur no later than 90 days prior to anticipated separation/retirement; however, if a member has less than 90 days left in the military, the member should attend as soon as … Continue reading
Medical Terminology/Coding Workshop 6:00 pm
Medical Terminology/Coding Workshop @ A&FRC
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Medical Terminology/Coding Workshop @ A&FRC
MedCodingCAFB FLYER 2
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Boots to Business 8:00 am
Boots to Business
Sep 20 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Boots to Business
The curriculum provides valuable assistance to transitioning Service members and Spouses exploring business ownership or other self-employment opportunities by leading them through the key steps for evaluating business concepts and providing the foundational knowledge required to develop a business plan. … Continue reading
Financial Fitness 11:00 am
Financial Fitness
Sep 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Financial Fitness
Explain budget, spending plans, expenses, etc. Please Call 434-2790 to register.
Financial Fitness 3:30 pm
Financial Fitness
Sep 20 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Financial Fitness
Explain budget, spending plans, expenses, etc. Please Call 434-2790 to register.
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Key Spouse Training 9:00 am
Key Spouse Training @ A&FRC
Sep 23 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
Key Spouse Training @ A&FRC
Initial Key Spouse Training.  Call 434-2790 for details.
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EFMP-Virtual Summit 10:30 am
EFMP-Virtual Summit
Sep 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
EFMP-Virtual Summit
Subject Matter Experts (SME) from the DoD and Air Force organizations will provide information on the “latest and greatest” program efforts, how it affects families, valuable resources and much more during the live broadcast. www.Facebook.com/EFMPAssignments Call 662-434-3323 for more information.
Bundles for Babies 1:00 pm
Bundles for Babies @ A&FRC
Sep 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Bundles for Babies @ A&FRC
For Active Duty families assigned to Columbus AFB who are expecting or have a child up to 4 months of age. An Air Force Aid Society program with presentations about topics such as TriCare, Child Care, Breastfeeding, Car Seat Safety, … Continue reading
Local Employment Workshop 1:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Sep 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Discussion of employment information and opportunities in the local area for spouses, dependents, veterans, and Government employees.  For additional information or to register call (662) 434-2790.  
(STOMP) Specialized Training of Military Parents Webinar 5:00 pm
(STOMP) Specialized Training of Military Parents Webinar @ AFRC
Sep 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
(STOMP) Specialized Training of Military Parents Webinar @ AFRC
This is an interactive webinar. Participants can attend the training as a webinar workshop offered at the A&FRC.   Part 4 of a 4 Part Series–Future & Life Planning: Guardianship, SDM, & Last Will & Testament. Date and Time: 25 Sept-1700-1800 … Continue reading
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Hearts Apart Social 5:00 pm
Hearts Apart Social @ TBD
Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Hearts Apart Social @ TBD | Aliceville | Alabama | United States
The Hearts Apart Social program is a monthly event to provide community bonding, fun and appreciation for the families of active duty personnel who are deployed, remote, or on an extended TDY. Food and activities are provided. Call 434-2790 to … Continue reading
Medical Terminology/Coding Workshop 6:00 pm
Medical Terminology/Coding Workshop @ A&FRC
Sep 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Medical Terminology/Coding Workshop @ A&FRC
MedCodingCAFB FLYER 2
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Mike Super Magic & Illusion 7:00 pm
Mike Super Magic & Illusion
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
FAMILY FRIENDLY! FREE EVENT! 2.OH! SHOW Kaye Auditorium Finalist of America’s Got Talent Winner of NBC’s PHENOMENON  
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Key Spouse Mentor Training 9:30 am
Key Spouse Mentor Training @ A&FRC
Sep 30 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Key Spouse Mentor Training @ A&FRC
Key Spouse Mentor Training.  Call 434-2790 for details.