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  • USFK members receive Korean cultural experience

    Coming to a new country can be intimidating. Everything is unfamiliar, and you want to find ways to immerse yourself within the culture.Here in the Republic of Korea, the Ministry of National Defense (MND) provides the opportunity for service members from the U.S. Forces Korea to go on a three-day cultural awareness trip. This program happens five
  • Military kids get pro tips

    More than 150 team Osan and Republic of Korea Air Force children participated in a baseball camp at Osan Air Base, ROK, May 20, 2019.The camp was hosted by five American Korea Baseball Organization players and the 51st Force Support Squadron community programs planning office (CPPO) to teach participants proper baseball techniques.“We wanted to
  • 8 MDG partners with local Korean hospital, tests emergency medical response

    The 8th Medical Group coordinated with Wonkwang University Medical Center to exercise emergency medical flight transport procedures and transfer a simulated patient from Kunsan Air Base to the hospital in Iksan. The surgical team at Wonkwang successfully performed a life saving operation on the simulated patient paving the way for a continued relationship between the medical center and Kunsan.
  • Students learn about ‘Old Glory’

    The Osan Middle High School (OMHS) Junior ROTC team partnered with American Legion Post 38 to educate elementary students about the U.S. flag at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 9, 2019.The main goal of the class was to educate Osan Elementary School (OES) students about proper etiquette and behavior when handling the U.S. flag.“I came out
  • 35th, 80th AFE combine experience, grow in excellence

    In most locations, the different sections that fall under an Operations Support Squadron work together under the same roof. However, the 8th OSS is not your average squadron.
  • Tactical Psychological First Aid in the Distributed Common Ground System

    In 2006, the United States Department of Veterans Affairs’ National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder developed Psychological First Aid, a technique designed “to reduce the occurrence of PTSD” and “to assist people in the immediate aftermath of disaster and terrorism.”  During two iterations of the 694th Intelligence, Surveillance, and
  • FAPAC awards Kunsan leader 2019 Uniformed Services Award

    The Federal Asian Pacific American Council has awarded Senior Master Sgt. Francis Quiambao, 8th Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels management flight superintendent, the 2019 FAPAC Uniformed Services Award.
  • Peninsula’s strongest compete at Osan AB

    Members from across the Republic of Korea Peninsula competed in Osan's Strongest Warrior Competition May 4, 2019, at Osan Air base, ROK.  
  • Inaugural Osan Spouses’ Dining-in recognizes contributions

    OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea - - A military tradition that began in the 1930s with General H. “Hap” Arnold’s “wing-dings,” the Dining-in is a formal military ceremony for members of a unit, which generally includes a dinner and other events to foster camaraderie and esprit de corps.