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Food, merchandise and game booths line the streets during the 11th Korean American Friendship Cultural Festival at the Songtan Entertainment District, Republic of Korea, Oct.25, 2014. The festival is a two-day event designed to celebrate the long-standing friendship between the United States and ROK. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matthew Lancaster) Korean American Friendship Festival strengthens bonds
 Koreans and Americans share their cultures with one another to strengthen the ever-increasing bond as neighbors during the 11th Korean American Friendship Cultural Festival in the Songtan Entertainment District, Republic of Korea, Oct. 25 and 26.The two-day festival was hosted by the Songtan Chamber of Commerce and celebrates the friendship
0 10/28
2014
(Courtesy Photo) Osan hosts a ‘spooktacular’ Halloween
Base organizations will host a variety of spooky, scary and fun family Halloween events on Oct. 31.This is the schedule of events:Wing Trick or Treat 5k Fun Run starting at 6:45 a.m. at the Fitness Center (784-5568)Halloween Day Bowling from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the MiG Alleys Bowling Center (784-4229)Fall Festival from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the
0 10/27
2014
Load crew teams prepare for a quarterly load crew competition at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 17, 2014. During a competition, each crew member has a set of tasks to carry out and work in teams of three to properly load weapons on an aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matthew Lancaster) Osan and Kunsan participate in quarterly load crew competition
Airmen from Osan and Kunsan Air Bases compete in the third quarterly weapons load competition. The teams participating were the 8th, 25th and 36th Aircraft Maintenance Units. The 36th AMU came out on top as this quarter's winner.
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Firefighters from the 51st Civil Engineer Squadron stabilize a car during an Auto Extrication Demonstration for Fire Prevention Week at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 7, 2014. Fire Prevention Week was established after the 1871 Great Chicago Fire as a way to educate people on fire safety. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matthew Lancaster) Fire prevention week: Working smoke alarms save lives, test yours every month
The 51st Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Emergency Services Flight held several events around base Oct. 6-11, to help ensure Osan members are thinking about fire prevention.This year's fire prevention week slogan was, "Working smoke alarms save lives, test yours every month!"Fire department personnel educated everyone on the leading causes of home
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2014
Senior Airman Amber Devlin, 694th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group program manager, holds the gold medal she won during the Armed Forces Women’s Softball Championship Sept. 25, 2014, on Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea. The Air Force team finished the tournament with an 8-1 record. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman David Owsianka) Osan Airman makes AF softball team
As she steps onto the field, her body is overcome with an adrenaline rush. The winning, the losing, the years of competing at different platforms has pushed an Airman to continuously take her talents to a higher stage.Senior Airman Amber Devlin, 694th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group program manager, was selected Sept. 3, 2014,
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Senior Airman Breanna Reeves, 51st Operations Support Squadron aircrew flight equipment journeyman, checks flight equipment  Oct. 9, 2014, on Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea. Reeves is this week's Airman Spotlight winner. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman David Owsianka) Airman Spotlight: Senior Airman Breanna M. Reeves
Name: Senior Airman Breanna M. ReevesUnit:  51st Operations Support SquadronJob title: Aircrew Flight Equipment JourneymanJob description and its impact on the overall mission: I am a fighter pilot's best friend on his worst day.  My job as an AFE Journeyman involves fitting, inspecting, maintaining, and upgrading critical aviation equipment such
0 10/14
2014
A wing inspection team member evaluates the performace of fire fighters from the 51st Civil Engineer Squadron during a mass casualty exercise at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Sept. 17, 2014. The intent of the program is to inspect, document and educate Airmen on how to perform their jobs better in any scenario. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matthew Lancaster) WIT program strengthens Airmen’s readiness
From treating the injured to maintaining jets for flight, Airmen are trained and expected to perform their duties in every circumstance. In a wartime environment, it becomes harder to perform duties as they would be done while at peace. No person can ever be completely ready to go to war, but everyone can train to be better prepared.At permanent
0 10/08
2014
Senior Airman Shana Austin and Senior Airman Russell Oliphant, 51st Civil Engineer Squadron heating, ventilation, air condition and refrigeration journeymen, turn off an air conditioning disconnect at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 7, 2014. Once temperatures have reached less than 80 degrees for a five consecutive days, the A/C is turned off for the year. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matthew Lancaster) Osan participates in no heat, no cool season
The time has arrived for Osan Air Base to participate in the seasonal no heat and no cool shutdown.The 51st Civil Engineer Squadron Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration shop shutdown air conditioning after Sept. 15 to not only allow the air systems to be evaluated and repaired before the heating season begins, but to also save
0 10/07
2014
Ernest W. Lee, Veterans of Foreign Wars District III Korea commander, bows his head during a prayer at a Prisoner of War/Missing in Action candle-lighting vigil Sept. 23, 2014, at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea. Team Osan observed POW/MIA remembrance week with the candlelighting ceremony, a reveille and retreat ceremony, a 24-hour run and a closing remembrance ceremony.(U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jake Barreiro/Released) Photo Essay: Team Osan Honors POW/MIA
Team Osan observed a Prisoners of War/Missing in Action remembrance week Sept. 19 - 26, at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea.Traditionally observed on the third Friday of September, POW/MIA recognition day serves as a day of remembrance for the numerous POW/MIAs who remain unaccounted for.For the remembrance week, Team Osan honored POW/MIAs with a
0 9/25
2014
Michael Rosen, 51st Fighter Wing Bird Aircraft Strike Hazard program superintendent, manually operates a bird cannon at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Sept. 9, 2014. There are 30 bird cannons strategically placed all over the airfield to scare birds away. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matthew Lancaster) BASH program keeps birds off airfield
Enemy forces haven't shot down a U.S. Air Force aircraft since the Korean War, but the skies have another type of danger pilots need to worry about; birds. They can collide with aircraft and cause thousands of dollars in damage.The bird aircraft strike hazard program's mission is to provide pilots with a safe operating environment to conduct both
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