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Default Air Force Logo Pharmacy prices increase
Patients experience increase in drug prices across the Military Health System Patients who pay out-of-pocket for care received at the medical group may have experienced an increase in the amount they are normally billed for pharmaceuticals. The increase is due to a change in the pricing methodology used by the Defense Supply Center in Philadelphia.
0 2/23
2007
Default Air Force Logo 7th AF commander bids farewell to Osan, AF
After three years of service, people across the Republic of Korea are preparing to bid farewell to the 29th commander of 7th Air Force. Lt. Gen. Garry R. Trexler is set to enter retirement after serving 36 years in the military after he leaves Korea. During the past three years, the general said he has seen many changes. "One of the highlights has
0 2/23
2007
OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea --  Megan Roessler, 7, entertains herself while her mother, Tami, sister, Allyson, and other passengers take a nap en route to a safe haven at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, Oct. 27, as part of the Courageous Channel 06-2 non-combatant evacuation operation exercise Oct. 26-29. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Michael O’Connor) Osan participates in NEO exercise
Nearly 700 households processed through Osan's Evacuation Control Center Oct. 27 to Saturday as part of Courageous Channel 06-2 which tested all aspects of the U.S. Forces Korea non-combatant evacuation operation program. Osan's NEO program received the "BELL" of approval from the USFK commander. The NEO exercise encompassed Areas 1-6 on the
0 2/23
2007
Default Air Force Logo Doing cardio to lose weight
Did you know that according to a study done in 2004, 46 percent of the Air Force is overweight and eight percent is obese? According to Mandy Baerman, Health and Wellness Center exercise physiologist, the number of obese Airmen has fallen since then, but the overweight numbers have stayed about the same. She said it's important for that number to
0 2/21
2007
Default Air Force Logo Mitigating the risk accociated with heaters
We are rapidly approaching the winter season and the 51st Fighter Wing has begun a campaign in conjunction with 7th Air Force to place emphasis on the environmentally challenging portion of the year outside the "101 Critical Days of Summer." Not only is cold weather challenging, but the operations tempo is beginning to heat up as the days begin to
0 2/21
2007
Default Air Force Logo Team Osan announces quarterly award winners
Team Osan held its Quarterly Awards Luncheon for the first quarter Feb. 16 here. Volunteer AwardsAdministrative - Tech. Sgt. Jeremy D. McMullen, 51st Maintenance SquadronDirect Service - Staff Sgt. Andre Alford, 607th Air Intelligence SquadronService to Youth - Mrs. Angela Glunt, Cub Scout Pack 86Youth - Ms. Kathryne A. Corrigan, 51st Services
0 2/21
2007
OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea --  Lance Cpl. Reuben Odoi, plane captain, helps Maj. Clay “Jungle” Berardi prepare the cockpit for start up. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gina Chiaverotti) Marine Eagles fly with AF Falcons and Thunderbolts
As you may have heard while sitting in your dorm room relaxing, there has been a different type of plane flying around Osan for the past month or so. The reason for this is the Fixed Marine Fighter Attack Wing VMFA-115, also known as the Silver Eagles, are performing joint training with the 36th and 25th Fighter Squadrons in their F/A-18
0 2/20
2007
OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea --  People in the Readiness Support Team training class check the results of a M-256 Chemical Agent Detection Kit sample.The class took place over two days and ended with an extensive practical exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Brok McCarthy) RST keeps Osan safe after an attack
Imagine the base was under attack and a SCUD missile just detonated, and no one has any idea if it contained biological or chemical agents. It is the job of the base's readiness support teams to figure this out. "These guys do a lot of confirming or denying the presence of biological and chemical agents," said Master Sgt. David Mack, 51st Civil
0 2/16
2007
Default Air Force Logo PACAF commander visits Osan
Gen. Paul V. Hester, Pacific Air Forces commander, visited Osan Monday for the 7th Air Force change-of-command ceremony. While he was here, the MiG Alley Flyer had a chance to sit down with him for a question and answer session. Are there any positive things you have seen that have been implemented PACAF wide and submitted to be used Air Force
0 2/16
2007
Default Air Force Logo Osan mourns loss of two Airmen
Airmen from the 7th Air Force and 51st Fighter Wing mourned the loss of two Airmen during memorial services held at the Osan Chapel Wednesday and Thursday. In unrelated incidents, two Airmen stationed in the Republic of Korea were found dead Nov. 2, one near his family's home in Minnesota and the other in his place of residence in Gwang Ju, South
0 2/16
2007
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