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Default Air Force Logo 317th Airlift Wing Commander Relieved of Command
The 18th Air Force commander relieved the 317th Airlift Wing commander May 16 due to loss of trust and confidence in his ability to command.
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2018
Tech. Sgt. Adam Branam, an instructor for the 373rd Training Squadron, Detachment 14 conducts a repair demonstration for a group of crew chief trainees on a KC-10 Extender wheel assembly, Feb. 7, 2018, Travis Air Force Base, Calif. The 373rd Training Squadron, Detachment 14, based out of Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, trains crew chiefs, electricians, jet mechanics, avionics, air and ground equipment and hydraulics troops on aircraft maintenance and repair. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Heide Couch) Travis KC-10 takes Ospreys on alternate route across Atlantic
A KC-10 Extender crew from Travis Air Force Base, California, took part March 10 in a first-of-its-kind mission to move six U.S. Marine Corps MV-22 Ospreys to Morón Air Base, Spain. The mission to move the MV-22s charted an alternative, transatlantic southern route as opposed to a northern passage used in previous efforts.
0 4/25
2018
a mission of love Mobility Airmen deliver a mission of love to Guatemala
When emergencies happen in the U.S., the sirens of fire trucks and ambulances coming to the rescue can be comforting. Thanks to a C-17 Globemaster III crew from Travis Air Force Base, California, indigenous Mayans in Tecpan, Guatemala, will now hear that same sound of hope and help.
0 4/24
2018
Lt. Gen. GI Tuck, 18th Air Force commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Todd Petzel, 18th AF command chief, speak with Airman Leadership School students during a base tour March 21, 2018, at Fairchild Air Force Base, Washington. Tuck and Petzel visited Airmen in their work environments to discuss their goals, priorities and expectations for everyone on the 18th AF team. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Sean Campbell) Leaders highlight Fairchild’s flexibility, support to joint operations
Fairchild’s Airmen took the opportunity highlight the base’s role in that mission while hosting a mission immersion for Lt. Gen. GI Tuck, 18th Air Force commander and Chief Master Sgt. Todd Petzel, 18th AF command chief. The duo met with Fairchild Airmen face-to-face in their work environments to discuss goals, priorities and laud Airmen’s efforts first-hand March 19 through 22.
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2018
Default Air Force Logo 721st AMOG supports NASA study in Germany
The 721st Air Mobility Operations Group provided aircraft ground service support to the United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration Armstrong Flight Research Center and to the German Aerospace Agency as they performed a study on biofuels from Jan. 17th to the 19th at Ramstein Air Base.
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2018
The process that the 386th Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron goes through to send MRAP vehicles throughout the area of responsibility is designed to ensure the vehicle makes its destination and operates properly when it gets there. Delivering MRAPs safely downrange
The process that the 386th Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron goes through to send MRAP vehicles throughout the area of responsibility is designed to ensure the vehicle makes its destination and operates properly when it gets there.
0 1/05
2018
Dyess participates in USAFWS Joint Forcible Entry 17B Dyess participates in USAFWS Joint Forcible Entry 17B
Seventeen C-130H Hercules and C-130J Super Hercules from several active duty, reserve and air guard bases took off from Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, in support of the U.S. Air Force Weapons School Joint Forcible Entry 17B, Dec. 9. The JFE 17B is a USAFWS large-scale airdrop and land mobility mission at Nellis AFB, Nev., in which students from the
0 12/15
2017
Airman 1st Class Kevin Schreiber, 437th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, marshals a C-17 Globemaster during a Joint Forcible Entry training event in support of the U.S. Air Force Weapons School Integration phase here, Dec. 9. Thirty seven C-17s, 21 C-130 Hercules and 120 U.S. Army paratroopers participated in the mobility portion of the WSINT phase during a simulated mass JFE event over a contested target on a range near Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The event is designed to teach Airmen how to get safely to their target and direct airpower and follow-on forces to that target. JB Charleston supports Weapons School capstone event
The 437th Airlift Wing launched 17 C-17 Globemaster IIIs in support of the largest U.S. Air Force Weapons School Integration Phase Joint Forcible Entry event in its history, Dec. 9, 2017.
0 12/14
2017
Default Air Force Logo Total Force medical team transports Sailor home
When a 34-year-old Navy sailor suffered multiple traumatic injuries during a mission in Syria, a Total Force team of medical professionals and Mobility Airmen sprung into action, intent on saving the life of a fellow service member. The sailor suffered injuries while performing improvised explosive device clearing operations. The severity of his injuries reduced his survival rate to two percent, requiring urgent transport from Syria to Texas.
0 12/14
2017
Default Air Force Logo 375 Air Mobility Wing Commander under investigation for alleged misconduct
The 18th Air Force commander relieved Col. John Howard of command of the 375th Air Mobility Wing, Dec. 11.
0 12/13
2017
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