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Exercise KEY RESOLVE

OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea – Col. Rob Kyrouac, (center), 607th Air and Space Operations Center chief of combat operations division, leads members on the "pit floor" of the Korean Air Operations Center during Exercise Key Resolve March 5. Key Resolve is an "operational-level," Republic of Korea-U.S. training exercise held peninsula-wide to ensure “operational” readiness of air, space and cyberspace operations in the Korean theater of operations. This annual exercise is held in conjunction with Foal Eagle 2008. Both exercises demonstrate U.S. resolve to support the Republic of Korea against external aggression while improving ROK/U.S. combat readiness and joint/combined interoperability. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Lakisha
Croley)

OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea – Col. Rob Kyrouac, (center), 607th Air and Space Operations Center chief of combat operations division, leads members on the "pit floor" of the Korean Air Operations Center during Exercise Key Resolve March 5. Key Resolve is an "operational-level," Republic of Korea-U.S. training exercise held peninsula-wide to ensure “operational” readiness of air, space and cyberspace operations in the Korean theater of operations. This annual exercise is held in conjunction with Foal Eagle 2008. Both exercises demonstrate U.S. resolve to support the Republic of Korea against external aggression while improving ROK/U.S. combat readiness and joint/combined interoperability. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Lakisha Croley)

In accordance with Chapter 3 of AFI 84-105, commercial reproduction of this emblem is NOT permitted without the permission of the proponent organizational/unit commander.

In accordance with Chapter 3 of AFI 84-105, commercial reproduction of this emblem is NOT permitted without the permission of the proponent organizational/unit commander.

KEY RESOLVE is a Combined Forces Command (CFC) operational plan-oriented Command Post Exercise driven by simulation and a master scenario events list. 

The primary focus of KEY RESOLVE is crisis management, maneuver and sustainment of forward forces within the context of operational planning warfighting. 

KEY RESOLVE is directed at maintaining the readiness of the CFC staff and components. It is executed in conjunction with Foal Eagle and involves more than 29,000 U.S. forces and more than 200,000 ROK forces.