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  • Blended retirement system training now available

    Online training designed to educate Airmen about the new Blended Retirement System, the Defense Department system with changes on the current military retirement system, is now available via Joint Knowledge Online course number P-US1330. The course is also available to those without a Common Access Card -- to include family members -- via an alternate website.
  • ACC command chief visits Osan

    Chief Master Sgt. Steve McDonald, Air Combat Command command chief, hands a helmet to Lt. Col. Todd Larsen, 5th Reconnaissance Squadron commander, during preflight preparations at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, June 16, 2016. McDonald toured several geographically-separated ACC units at Osan, including the 5th RS, which is part of the 9th
  • Students, faculty reflect on 34 years of education

    After 34 years of education, students and faculty gathered for the last time at Osan Elementary School for a closing ceremony June 15, here.
  • 36 FS, ROKAF pilots partner for Buddy Wing 16-5

    Republic of Korea air force 11th Fighter Wing pilots and U.S. Air Force 36th Fighter Squadron pilots pose for a group photo during Buddy Wing 16-5 at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, June 9, 2016. The goal of the Buddy Wing program is to sharpen capabilities between the allied forces so that if need be, they are prepared and ready to fight as a
  • PACAF's top chief visits Korea

    Chief Master Sgt. Harold. "Buddy" Hutchinson, Pacific Air Forces command chief, meets with Airmen from Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea during his visit to the ROK June 7, 2016. Hutchinson met with Airmen to discuss current topics such as the Weighted Airman Promotion System changes and enlisted professional military education. The chief's visit
  • Draggins prepare for takeoff

    Senior Airman Paul Willett, 51st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, cleans the inside of the canopy on an A-10 Thunderbolt II at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, June 9, 2016. Willett cleaned the canopy so nothing obstructs the vision of the pilot in the cockpit before training sorties are flown. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman
  • Air Force increases access to behavioral health care

    Nearly half of people with a treatable behavioral health disorder do not seek help from behavioral health professionals, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. However, 80 percent of this population does visit a primary care manager at least once a year. The Air Force Behavioral Health Optimization Program seeks to bridge
  • Postal workers prepare parcels for pickup

    Airman 1st Class Jillian Koontz, 51st Communications Squadron postal clerk, enters packages into a tracking system before being sorted for final delivery at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, June 3, 2016. Each package is individually tracked and processed to ensure quick and proper delivery. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Victor J.
  • Estate claims for Staff Sgt. Cierra Monet Rogers

    If anyone has any claims for or against the estate of Staff Sgt. Cierra Monet Rogers, please contact Capt. Stephanie Baskett, the Summary Court Officer, at 334-730-3013 or by email at stephanie.baskett.1@us.af.mil.
  • Buddy Wing 16-5 scheduled at Osan

    The 36th Fighter Squadron and the Republic of Korea's 11th Fighter Wing are scheduled to train together for a Buddy Wing exercise and exchange program June 7-10, 2016, here. The purpose of the Buddy Wing Program is to execute joint tactics, exchange ideas and improve interoperability between the USAF and ROKAF pilots, maintainers and support personnel.