Air Force cost reduction could cost 258 jobs at Headquarters Air Force Reserve Command at Robins Air Force Base. 21st Century Partnership spokeswoman Judy Smith stated in a news release that's about a fourth of the jobs at the reserve headquarters
The reductions are a part of an Air Force program to eliminate 3,459 positions, the news release states. They say the cuts would save $1.6 billion over the next four years.
Officials hope to reduce the positions with voluntary early retirements and voluntary separations for military personnel.