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  • Air Force formalizes policy on retention of non-deployable Airmen

    In accordance with Department of Defense policy on military retention of non-deployable service members, the Air Force implemented its guidance in a memo signed Feb. 19.
  • 8th FW logistics Airman has smashing wrestling alter-ego

    Every Airman in the Air Force has a hobby. Some people are more animated than others when it comes to their pastimes, and in this case, an 8th Fighter Wing Airman definitely has most people beat.
  • B-52s lead joint training across Hawaiian Islands

    Air and ground force elements came together across the Hawaiian Islands this week to jointly participate in close air support (CAS) training with U.S. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bombers from Andersen Air Force Base, Guam.
  • U.S. to participate in India’s premier aerospace exhibition

    The United States will participate in Aero India 2019 at Air Force Station Yelahanka, Bengaluru, India, Feb. 20-24, 2019.
  • 374th OG: A Breath of Fresh Air

    With the help of the 374th Operations Group, Yokota C-130J Super Hercules aircrews are always ready for potential chemical and biological threats.By using the Aircrew Eye/Respiratory Protection Equipment, aircrews can safely fly and execute their mission under any real-world chemical scenario.The current mask, the Mask Breathing Unit-19/P
  • Physical Therapy keeps pilots right for flight

    One Osan unit took innovation to new heights by implementing a post-flight checklist to make sure pilots are ready to take their next flight.The 51st Medical Operations Squadron (MDOS) physical therapy office began building relationships with Osan fighter squadrons to bridge the gap between pilots and their physical therapy healthcare. “The goal is
  • Out with the old, In with the new

    Brig. Gen. Case A. Cunningham, 18th Wing commander, presented a check for $2,500 to the 2018 Shogun Spark Tank winners for their contingency lodging application, LodgeNET, on Feb. 11, 2019 at Kadena Air Base, Japan.
  • U.S., Japanese leaders discuss Misawa bilateral programs

    U.S. and Japanese military leaders from Misawa Air Base met with Misawa City officials during the annual Community Relations Advisory Council meeting on Feb. 5 at the Misawa International Center to discuss programs that will promote the community and build bilateral relations.
  • COMPACAF visits JBER, talks about mission strategies

    U.S. Air Force Gen. CQ Brown, Jr., Pacific Air Forces (PACAF) commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Anthony Johnson, PACAF command chief, visited Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (JBER), Alaska, Feb. 11 - 12, to thank Airmen for their dedication to the command’s mission and emphasized the importance of JBER’s operational readiness.
  • COPE North 2019 strengthens partnerships, sharpens lethality, improves interoperability

    The United States, Japan and Australia are scheduled to participate in COPE North 2019 (CN19) at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Feb. 18 - Mar. 8, 2019.