Each week the 673d ABW Commander selects an Air Base wing Airman who has been doing an exceptional job supporting our JBER mission partners.
The Arctic Warrior of the Week for February 21, 2018 is SrA Stephen Black from 673 CES.
Duty Title: EOD Journeyman
Time in Service: 4 years, 2 months
Last Duty Station: Eglin AFB, Florida
- SrA Black identified, and made safe a hung munition in response to an F-22 IFE . His actions protected a $150M asset, ensured the safety of over 20 aircrew and first responders, and spurred the continuation of valuable training sorties. SrA Black managed a $90K munitions account and processed expenditures for over 95 explosives. He also identified and procured 5 munitions that were not included in the FY18 allocation. His attention to detail ensured unhindered emergency response capabilities for more than 40 aircraft and over 40K people on JBER.