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  • 7 AF logisticians support presidential movement

    While all eyes were on the world’s stage, U.S. Air Force logisticians helped pave the way for the successful execution of the second U.S. and Democratic People’s Republic of Korea summit held in Hanoi, Vietnam, Feb. 27-28, 2019. From preparing, processing, manifesting and certifying hazardous material to creating load plans and securing diplomatic clearances for the cargo, 51st Logistics Readiness Squadron Airmen were essential to the transportation of four staircase trucks and four R11 fuel trucks in support of Air Force One.
  • Breathe happy, breathe healthy

    To combat these health risks and reduce your exposure to poor air quality, members are advised to utilize mobile apps that send updated statistics for current air quality conditions. Members are also advised to reschedule or shorten outdoor activities especially when the air quality is reported to be very unhealthy.
  • Kunsan Leader awarded 2019 Federal Engineer of the Year

    U.S. Air Force Maj. Justin “Devil 2” Delorit, 8th Civil Engineer Squadron deputy commander, was selected as the 2019 NSPE Federal Engineer of the Year at the 40th Annual FEYA Banquet at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., on February 22, 2019.
  • Sustaining the Pack: Kunsan becomes first overseas base to migrate to cloud email

    The United State Air Force’s role in the Department of Defense is to secure and maintain superiority in Air, Space, and Cyberspace. Kunsan Air Base took a giant step in February to ensure it maintains that superiority and has the best technology to support the mission.
  • 51 FW Chaplain Corps hosts resiliency luncheon

    The 51st Fighter Wing Chaplain Corps hosted a resiliency luncheon at the Officer’s Club at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Feb. 21.Attendees were treated to a free lunch as they listened to guest speaker Dr. Dondi Costin, a retired U.S. Air Force chaplain, as he spoke about the event’s theme: “Don’t Worry, Be Happy.”Now the third president of
  • Managing the battlefield, JTACs captialize on A-10 Capabilities

    U.S. Air Force JTACs are a part of specialized teams called Tactical Air Control Party, who along with other supporting personnel, have the responsibility of calling in airstrikes on the right targets when and where needed. These Airmen are often imbedded with U.S. Army and Marine units on the frontline.
  • Cobra Gold 19: USAF executes full-spectrum readiness exercise, advancing Indo-Pacific partnerships

    U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 8th Fighter Wing, based out of Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, participated in the 38th iteration of Exercise Cobra Gold 2019 with the Royal Thai Air Force's Wing 1, at Korat Royal Thai Air Force Base from Feb. 12 to 23. Hosted by the U.S. Armed Forces and Royal Thai Armed Forces, Cobra Gold 19 is comprised of multi-national, bi-lateral combined task force events designed to maintain readiness and increase combined-joint-force capabilities in planning and executing operations. Twenty-nine nations participated in varying capacities, making Cobra Gold one of the largest international exercises this year.
  • Kunsan Airman first U.S. active duty grandson to return Japanese battle flag

    The values of family, heritage and honor are central to the Air Force, and highly valued in many cultures. For Senior Master Sgt. William Lowell Armstrong, 8th Logistics Readiness Squadron deployment and distribution flight superintendent, traveling to Japan to personally return a Japanese battle flag handed down through his family was the ultimate expression of these three things.
  • Cobra Gold 19: Pilot's best friend

    On a flight line shrouded in a constant haze and tortured by Thailand’s relentless sun, the sounds of jet engines and jungle birds fill the ears of U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Travis Davis, 8th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief; a best friend to any 35th Fighter Squadron pilot who puts their trust in crew chiefs like Davis every time they fly.
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