Boosters talk Beale Air Force Base’s legacy and future

Boosters talk Beale Air Force Base’s legacy and future Article featured in Prospect Magazine By David Wilson dwilson@appealdemocrat.com Read Article on Appeal-Democrat.com Beale Military Liaison Council Chair Janice Nall described Beale Air Force Base’s legacy as “long and storied.” From its start as an Army base in the 1940s to its current mission providing intelligence, […]

Yuba City Resident Inducted Into Nevada Aerospace Hall of Fame

The following article by David Wilson appears in the Appeal-Democrat On November 20, 2019. Yuba City resident Tony Bevacqua was inducted into the Nevada Aerospace Hall of Fame (NAHF) last week for his service flying U-2 planes as part of his Air Force career.In 1957, Bevacqua, at the age of 24, became the youngest pilot […]

548th ISR Group Conference Center and Heritage Room

 Group Conference Center and Heritage Room Officially, it’s called “548th ISR Group Conference Center and Heritage Room”.  The room is used for small conferences as well as an informal place for talks about the past, present, & future.  BMLC is proud to be instrumental in turning the vision of the 548th ISRG’s commander, Col Scott […]

Guest Speaker at BMLC Community Dinner is Secretary of the Air Force

From the Appeal-Democrat, November 6, 2018 by Jake Abbott U.S. Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson said she got to cross an item off her bucket list while visiting Beale Air Force Base Monday: She rode in the chase car as a U-2 landed. Besides getting the chance to do something she’s always wanted […]

Reconnaissance Group Courtyard Re-Opening Ceremony

Ribbon Cutting Col. Scott Nahrgang, 548th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group commander, and Janie Nall, Beale Military Liaison Council chair, cut a ribbon for the re-opening of the 548th ISRG building courtyard, September 12, 2018, at Beale Air Force Base, California. The courtyard is a place for Airmen to relax and get away from their […]

2015 Gathering of Eagles

Commemorating the 60th Anniversary of the First Flight of the U-2 and the 25th anniversary of the SR-71 Smithsonian Speed Run, legendary SR-71 and U-2 pilots shared a few of their experiences during the 27th Annual Gathering of Eagles at the Hunter Pavilion, Lancaster, Calif. Hosted by the Flight Test Historical Foundation, the annual gala […]