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  • Symposium gives Airmen insight on being a first sergeant

    First sergeants from across base gathered hopeful tech sergeants and master sergeants who are interested in becoming a first sergeant during a four-day course Oct. 1 to 4. The First Sergeant Symposium offered an in depth look for 45 individuals about the inner workings of the special duty.
  • Running from stress to the AF Marathon

    Working the nine to five grind, many people need to find a release at the end of the work day, whether it is hanging out with friends, playing video games or listening to music. For Staff Sgt. Daniel Ly, 8th Force Support Squadron customer support noncommissioned officer in charge, running up to 40 miles a week is his release.
  • Osan recognizes Energy Action Month 2019

    To commemorate October’s Energy Action month, the 51st Civil Engineer Squadron’s energy management team is challenging Team Osan to utilize best practices in efficient energy usage to enhance mission capability and readiness. During Energy Action Month, the Air Force will emphasize the need for smart energy solutions and inform Airmen, Air Force senior leaders, policy makers and aligned organizations about what they can do to effectively distribute, generate, and manage resilient and reliable energy across the enterprise. This year’s Air Force theme, “Energy Able – Mission Capable,” tasks installations to foster cultures that prioritize energy optimization and water management.
  • ATC making the pieces fit like Tetris

    It’s like a game of Tetris, only instead of blocks, its aircraft and lives – the simplest mistake can prove fatal.For air traffic controllers, the job is in a constant state of flux. One second they’re easily controlling the ground or air traffic, then in a split second chaos can ensue.“It gets chaotic when you have so many pilots needing so many
  • 7 AF Presented ROK Presidential Unit Citation

    Lt. Gen. Kenneth S. Wilsbach, Seventh Air Force commander, accepted the Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation to Seventh Air Force from President Moon Jae-in during a Korean Armed Forces Day celebration at Daegu Air Base on Oct. 1, 2019.
  • Osan Medics train for battlefield care

    Medics from the 51st Medical Group participated in multiple two day Tactical Combat Casualty Care training courses recently at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea. TCCC is a joint training course that provides medical personnel with capabilities to serve in hostile combat conditions.The training is part of an Air Force-wide initiative to better
  • Mustang resiliency gets gritty

    More than 180 members of Team Osan lined the ballroom of the Officer’s Club Sept. 26, 2019. Speckled amongst the guests were volunteers donning black t-shirts with the words “You Matter” written in white letters across the front.Sponsored by the chapel, the Grit luncheon encouraged Airmen to seek help and find the strength inside them when life
  • PACAF Band hits all the right notes with ROK Tour

    The United States of America and the Republic of Korea established a historical friendship following the Korean War in 1953. One of the U.S. Air Force’s overseas regional bands visited the Republic of Korea to help reinforce that alliance.
  • Team Osan reopens dorm after renovations

    Team Osan held a ribbon cutting ceremony for a dormitory renovation project Sept. 26, 2019, at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea.The project on dormitory 1349 began two years ago with a project concept to renovate day rooms, bed rooms, lighting fixtures and install a new HVAC system.“The freedom of 51 million people starts with a good night’s