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  • Readiness Challenge nears full return

    The Air Force Civil Engineer Readiness Challenge will move one step close to its full return following an initial operational capability (IOC) competition April 18-22, at the Silver Flag Training Site at Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida. The challenge is hosted by the Air Force Civil Engineer Center,

  • PACAF honors 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year

    Pacific Air Forces Airmen were honored as PACAF's 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year at the Tradewinds Enlisted Club here, April 5.Gen. Ken Wilsbach, PACAF Commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Dave Wolfe, PACAF Command Chief, invited numbered air force commanders, wing commanders, command chiefs and

  • The Force is Female: 1st Lt. Samantha “FORCE” Colombo

    Lt. Samantha "FORCE" Colombo is currently the only female fighter pilot at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. Colombo was assigned to her first operational base here at the 35th Fighter Squadron. Her father was also stationed in Kunsan for his first base, but in the 80th Fighter Squadron as a Juvat

  • Team Kadena strengthens ties to SWADF through fam flight

    U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. David Eaglin, 18th Wing commander, meets with Japan Air Self-Defense Force Lt. Gen. Masahito Yajima, Southwestern Air Defense Force commander, prior to a familiarization flight at Kadena Air Base, Japan, April 12, 2022. Yajima’s visit to Kadena highlighted the 18th Wing's

  • PACAF wraps up Spring Commanders, Command Chiefs and Spouses Conference

    Senior leaders from Headquarters, Pacific Air Forceshosted the 2022 Spring Commanders, Command Chiefs and Spouses Conference at Joint Base PearlHarbor-Hickam, Hawaii, from April 5 through 7.This iteration of the Commanders’ Conference brought senior leaders and their spouses together in onecentral

  • PACAF hosts bilateral Civil Engineer Engagement with JASDF

    Airmen from U.S. Pacific Air Forces Command and Japan Air Self Defense Force participated in a two-day bilateral civil engineer-focused discussion at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii March 15-16. Participants in the bilateral exchange included civil engineers, logisticians, defenders and other

  • PACAF engages with Graduate students for Security Studies Program

    Students from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology visited Pacific Air Forces during an immersion tour at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, March 23, 2022. MIT students learned about a wide range of capabilities from experts in a diverse range of career fields during their visit to JBPHH.