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  • Secretary of Defense departs Osan

    51st Fighter Wing leadership bids farewell to Lloyd J. Austin III, United States Secretary of Defense, at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 1, 2021.

  • PACAF deploys F-35A's to Japan

    U.S. Air Force F-35A Lightning IIs from the 354th Fighter Wing, Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, arrived at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, for a dynamic force employment deployment, December 3, 2021. During the deployment the U.S. Air Force will integrate with U.S. Marine Corps F-35B

  • 70th Annual Operation Christmas Drop kicks off Dec. 6 in Guam

    U.S. and partner nation Airmen are set to participate in the Department of Defense’s longest running humanitarian assistance training mission out of Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, beginning Dec. 6, 2021. Operation Christmas Drop, or OCD, is an annual U.S. Air Force tradition of packaging and

  • Weapons load crews stay armed and ready

    The quarterly weapons load competition pits the 67th AMU, “Fighting Cocks” against the 44th AMU “Vampire Bats” in a friendly competition of skill. These events sharpen the skills of the Airmen competing, allowing Kadena to deliver unmatched combat airpower to promote peace and stability in the

  • Women's Initiative Team awarded

    The Women’s Initiative Team (WIT), was recognized for their achievements with the Department of the Air Force Diversity and Inclusion Team Innovation Award at the Pentagon.

  • A Deeper Mission

    Realizing you have control to change your life is one of the most empowering feelings. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu teaches important principals that help Airmen both physically and mentally prepare for day-to-day tasks. If you constantly find yourself struggling to take charge of your life, then perhaps you

  • PACAF Leadership visits the 18th Wing

    KADENA AIR BASE, Japan – U.S. Air Force Gen. Ken Wilsbach, Pacific Air Forces (PACAF) commander, and Chief Master Sgt. David Wolfe, PACAF command chief, visited Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 3 - 4, 2021.