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  • Maintainers keep the Eagle ready to fly

    All aircraft periodically go through thorough inspections to ensure every part is in good working condition.
  • Wolf Pack honors POW/MIAs who are gone but not forgotten

    The 8th Fighter Wing came together to pay a special tribute to service members who are, and were, prisoners of war and missing in action during a week-long memorial from Sept. 16 to 20.
  • Royal Thai air force Airman-to-Airman talks held in Washington

    The sixth Airman-to-Airman talks between the Washington Air National Guard and the Royal Thai air force took place at Camp Murray, Wash., Aug. 28, 2019. The Airman-to-Airman talks are intended to continue the strengthening of relationships between the Washington National Guard and the Royal Thai air force. The meeting was part of the National Guard State Partnership Program, which Washington and the Kingdom of Thailand have been a part of since 2002.
  • Papua New Guinea dentist mentors local, US medics

    Forty-four years ago, Bais Gwale was a young captain serving in the Australian Army as a dentist. In September 1974, Papua New Guinea declared its independence and just like that he was no longer a soldier serving Australia. His duties were now in support of the newly-formed PNG Defence Force making him the first medical officer in the entire service.
  • Welcome to the Jungle

    U.S. Army Green Berets from 1st Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne), invited Team Kadena Airmen to train with them at the U.S. Marine Corps Jungle Warfare Training Center at Camp Gonsalves, Okinawa, Japan.
  • Osan Civil Engineer Squadron conducts rapid airfield damage repair training

    Generally, at the center of Air Force installation operations is the airfield and the runway, heavily guarded by law enforcement and surveillance to keep people and assets safe.
  • Operations Squadron hosts first tactical air control party officer candidate course

    The tactical air control party -- also known as TACP -- Officer Phase Two assessment was held for the first time at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, August 24 - 30.The phase two assessment evaluates a candidate’s potential to be successful at the TACP schoolhouse and as an officer in the community.“The five-day course is designed to put the
  • Eielson hosts F-35s from Luke to enhance training efforts

    The 61st Fighter Squadron, based out of Luke Air Force Base, Arizona, sent seven U.S. Air Force F-35A Lightning IIs and three Royal Australian air force F-35s to Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, for a training capstone, Sept. 6 - 20.
  • Security Forces Career Field Manager visits Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson

    U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Tamala Hartz, Air Force security forces career field manager, visited Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Sept. 9-12 to gather insight on how the security forces mission is accomplished and to get feedback on impacts to the career field.
  • Firefighters rescue, treat Airmen mid-air

    Instructors from Andersen Air Force Base, Guam’s 554th RED HORSE Squadron trained and tested 10 Pacific Air Forces firefighters from three bases on high-risk, elevated and confined space rescue tactics.