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U.S. Air Force Maj. Steve Payne, Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance mission planning instructor from U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa, tests his laptop for operations in Atar, Mauritania prior to starting a class where airmen from six African nations will learn about ISR mission planning during African Partnership Flight, Aug. 30, 2014. APF is the premier program for building aviation capacity, enhancing regional cooperation, and increasing U.S. and African interoperability. (U.S. Air Force photo/Master Sgt. Brian Boisvert/Released) Mauritania hosts U.S. Airmen, leads multi-national event
A total of 17 U.S. Air Forces Africa and Air Mobility Command Airmen arrived here Aug. 25 to 30 to participate in African Partnership Flight, co-hosted by the Mauritanian government and the U.S. Air Force. This event involves Airmen from the U.S. and six African countries including, Mauritania, Niger, Burkina Faso, Mali, Senegal and Tunisia."This
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Default Air Force Logo 18th Air Force commander's intent
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Default Air Force Logo 18th Air Force commander's video to Airmen

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Lt. Gen. Carlton D. Everhart II assumes command of 18th Air Force from Gen. Darren W. McDew, Air Mobility Command commander, at Scott Air Force Base, Ill., June 20, 2014. Everhart previously commanded the 3rd Air Force out of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Jonathan Fowler) 18th Air Force Welcomes New Commander
Lt Gen. Carlton D. Everhart II assumed command of 18th Air Force during a ceremony officiated by Air Mobility Command Commander Gen. Darren W. McDew here, June 20. Addressing the Airmen in his new command for the first time, Everhart affirmed the command's heritage of excellence."18th Air Force's first commander, Colonel Earl Young, observed, 'the
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Active duty and Air Force Air National Guard Aeromedical Evacuation members train on a C-130 during a national disaster exercise, Ultimate Caduceus 2014 March 31, 2014. During Ultimate Caduceus, part of the Federal Emergency Management Agency?s National Capstone Exercise, AE members provided medical support, processed and transferred patients. By interacting and working closely with our federal, state and joint partners, Airmen in Utlimate Caduceus 14 are able to develop refinements to processes and procedures that can potentially enhance the effectiveness of real-world relief operations. The aeromedical teams were comprised of more than 18 AE crew members from Pope Army Airfield, N.C., Scott AFB, Ill., and Cheyenne ANG base, Wyo. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Stephenie Wade) Mobility Airmen exercise disaster response on anniversary of US’ largest quake
A half century after the largest earthquake in U.S. history struck Alaska, thousands of military personnel, including mobility Airmen, travelled to the state, and to locations across the country, to exercise the nation's disaster response capability. Alongside interagency partners from the lead Federal Emergency Management Agency and state and
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Default Air Force Logo Lt Gen McDew confirmed as next AMC Commander
The U.S. Senate has confirmed the nomination of the 18th Air Force Commander, Lt. Gen. Darren McDew, to serve as the next commander of the Air Mobility Command with appointment to the grade of General. McDew will replace Gen. Paul Selva, who has been nominated to serve as the next commander of U.S. Transportation Command. A date for formal
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Default Air Force Logo A Commander's Pledge
Fellow Mobility Leaders and Teammates,Let me begin by thanking you for the outstanding work you do every day in support of our critical global mission, our military, and our Nation. It has been and continues to be an incredible privilege to lead America's finest men and women. As some of you may have heard, I have been nominated by the President to
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Paratroopers of 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division, rig and inspect their parachutes during a 17-hour flight in a 517th Airlift Squadron C-17 Globemaster III. The five-ship C-17 formation refueled twice during the trip. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. William Banton) Mobility Airmen project global power alongside U.S. Army, Thai partners
Alongside their U.S. Army and Thai partners, Mobility Airmen recently demonstrated the capability to project power globally during the combined exercise Cobra Gold 2014.Cobra Gold, which focuses on a tactical, humanitarian and civil assistance scenario, brings together multiple nations to exercise combined operations in support of the security and
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MIHAIL KOGALNICEANU AIR BASE, Romania - Servicemembers board a C-17 bound for Afghanistan. After more than a decade of operations at Manas, Kyrgystan, the Romanian location has become the U.S. military's main air hub for passengers and cargo into and out of Afghanistan. Yearlong effort shifts U.S.' main Afghanistan air hub
Nearly a year of intense planning among a global group of stakeholders came to fruition with the recent transition of the Air Force's main Afghanistan air transportation hub from Kyrgystan to a new temporary location in Romania.The transition comes in the wake of the transition of operations from Manas, Kyrgystan. For more than a decade, the Manas
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Default Air Force Logo C-17 Struck By Stray Small Arms Fire
A U.S. C-17 Globemaster III was struck by stray small arms fire in Bangui, Central African Republic Tuesday. There was minor damage to the aircraft, and no crew or passengers were harmed. Initial assessments are that a single, stray round from a firefight in the vicinity punctured the wheel well of the C-17. There is no indication that the aircraft
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