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Default Air Force Logo Avionics Airmen keep jets wired for flight
In the age of electronics and computers, it takes some specialists on the team to keep an A-10 in the air. Troubleshooting everything from radar to flight control systems, avionics specialists are one such team that helps the 25th Fighter Squadron stay "Ready to Fight, and Win, Tonight!" In order to become one of these specialists, Airmen must go
0 6/11
2007
OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea -- Staff Sgt. Robert Keough, 607th Air Intelligence Squadron, ponders his next move while teaching another NCO how to play chess here June 8. Sergeant Keough competed at the Armed Forces Chess Tournament June 9-10. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jason Epley) Mastering chess helps one Airman in life
The next Bobby Fischer could very well be wearing Air Force blue. "You think you're pretty good when you beat your buddies and your family, but it's a whole other world when you start competing," said Staff Sgt. Robert W. Keough, 607th Air Intelligence Squadron. Sergeant Keough is one of the top six competitors representing the Air Force in this
0 6/08
2007
OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea -- Lt. Col. Mark DeLong, 51st Operations Group deputy commander, celebrates reaching the 3,000th hour mark in the F-16 Fighting Falcon today. He was greeted by wing leadership upon his return to Osan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Jason Epley) Osan pilot reaches 3,000 hour milestone
The deputy commander of the 51st Operations Group surpassed the 3,000 hour mark in the F-16 Fighting Falcon here today. Lt. Col. Mark DeLong was greeted by wing leadership, including Brig. Gen. Joe Reynes, 51st Fighter Wing commander, and Lt. Cols. Scott Caine and Brandon Sweat, 25th and 36th Fighter Squadron commanders, to congratulate him as he
0 6/08
2007
Default Air Force Logo Wing commander to host town hall meeting
Brig. Gen. Joe Reynes, 51st Fighter Wing commander, hosts a town hall meeting beginning at 7 p.m. on June 12 at the base theater. Town hall meetings provide a venue for the base population to have their problems and questions, regarding various issues, addressed by the installation commander. It also is a forum for the commander to update the whole
0 6/07
2007
OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea --  Ms. Hwang, Yong Hui, a Turumi Lodge housekeeper, cleans a mirror in a guest room here Tuesday. Turumi Lodge was selected as best in the Pacific Air Forces and will compete for the Air Force Inkeeper Award. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Ronald Hill) Turumi Lodge competes for AF award
Where do servicemembers come to receive "Star Treatment"? Here at Turumi Lodge! Already selected as the best in Pacific Air Forces, Turumi Lodge will compete for the Air Force Innkeeper Award. This is an annual Air Force-wide award presented to lodging operations that provide the most outstanding hotel-type lodging and customer service to Air Force
0 6/07
2007
OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea --  Senior Airman Chantana Sine helps direct Senior Airman Johnny Roland while unloading supplies for the 36th Fighter Squadron here Tuesday. Both Airmen are with the 51sts Logistics Readiness Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Rojek) LRS makes runway closure one smooth ride
Osan's airfield reopened Tuesday after repairs and renovations were completed. While it took many units to accomplish the closure, from civil engineers to security forces, the 51st Logistics Readiness Squadron was in it for the long haul. Coordinating with both the 25th and 36th Fighter Squadrons and the 5th Reconnaissance Squadron, the logistics
0 6/06
2007
SUWON AIR BASE, Republic of Korea --  A soldier with 1st Battalion, 7th Air Defense Artillery, 108th ADA Brigade is greeted moments after setting foot on Korean soil by a fellow soldier from his battalion who arrived a week prior. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Gretchen N. Goodrich) Army's 1-7 ADA takes over air defense role
A new group of air defense artillery servicemembers arrived at Suwon Air Base on Thursday as part of a battalion rotation. The soldiers with 1st Battalion, 7th ADA, 108th ADA Brigade, are the second group from their battalion to arrive from Fort Bliss, Texas, with more to come. The battalion is taking the place of the 1st Battalion, 43rd ADA, 35th
0 6/06
2007
Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea -- U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Shirley Wright (right), 51st Medical Operations Squadron administers Osan's 10,000th anthrax vaccine to Master Sgt. Nichole Reynolds, 51st Medical Operations Squadron, Tuesday at Osan.  Osan maintains an outstanding compliance and greatly contributes to Pacific Air Force being number one in the Air Force in anthrax vaccination compliance. 
(U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Jason Epley) Team Osan gets stuck for 10,000th time
Doing your taxes and getting shots. These are on just about any list of things to do that people enjoy the least in life. Yet Tuesday Team Osan set a milestone by giving out the 10,000th anthrax vaccination shot since it was made mandatory again in March. "I feel that it's a safe shot, I've never had any problems with it," said Master Sgt. Nichole
0 6/05
2007
Default Air Force Logo Life skills renamed mental health
All Air Force "life skills support centers" will be renamed "mental health clinics" effective immediately. After a poll of subject matter experts, first sergeants, command chief master sergeants and mental health patients, it was determined that the name "life skills" was confusing and did not appropriately reflect the mission of providing mental
0 6/05
2007
OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea -- An F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 36th Fighter Squadron returns here today after a temporary deployment to Kunsan AB during repairs and maintenance to the air field. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Jason Epley) Welcome home

0 6/05
2007
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