1st Special Operations Wing

COVID-19 case confirmed on Hurlburt Field

COVID-19 case confirmed on Hurlburt Field

An active duty Hurlburt Field airman tested positive for COVID-19 according to a press release Thursday.  1st Special Operations Wing public affairs issued a press release confirming the case. The member had recently returned from travel to a country that has a Level Three Travel Health Notice, and promptly self-quarantined upon return consistent with Department […]

Hurlburt soil remediation removes decades-old pesticide

Hurlburt soil remediation removes decades-old pesticide

Driving along U.S. Highway 98 near Hurlburt Field, it is hard not to notice the large machinery erected along the roadside, especially when massive white plumes are billowing from it. But there is nothing to fear, said Ciara Travis, community engagement public affairs specialist for the 1st Special Operations Wing at Hurlburt. In fact, the […]

Hurlburt Field airman dead in car accident

Hurlburt Field airman dead in car accident

An Air Force officer stationed at Hurlburt Field died in a car accident in Texas Aug. 26, according to a press release from 1st Special Operations Wing public affairs. Second Lt. Nicholas Taylor, a security forces officer with the 1st Special Operations Security Forces Squadron, was involved in the fatal accident around 5 p.m. Aug. […]