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  • Osan wraps up BDU-33 investigation

    The 51st Fighter Wing and the Republic of Korea Air Force have completed an exhaustive and Air Force wide investigation of an inadvertent release of a small non-explosive practice munition on Nov. 29, 2006 by an aircraft stationed at Osan Air Base. An A/OA-10 aircraft assigned to the 25th Fighter Squadron was returning to Osan from a routine
  • Team Osan loses Airman

    A member of the 51st Medical Operations Squadron passed away shortly after midnight Jan. 7 at Ajou University Medical Center in Suwon. Staff Sgt. Gloria DeBerry passed away due to a brain tumor. Staff Sgt. Gloria "Glo" DeBerry was a shiftleader in the Emergency Room and had been at Osan for 10 months. "She was truly one of our angels" said Lt. Col.
  • Osan wraps up successful CFC

    Team Osan finished its Combined Federal Campaign in December, surpassing it's goal of $300,000 by $49,202.14 -- 16 percent over the base's goal. "I think this proves just how generous the base personnel are," said Lt. Col. Lourie Moore, 51st Medical Group chief nurse and community project officer for the 51st Fighter Wing. "It also helps that the
  • Every Airman to be a Defender

    Leading the charge, the 51st Security Forces Squadron is first in the Air Force to offer the Installation Arming and Response program. The IAR program provides ground combat skills training to all Airmen on how to defend, detect, deny and delay opposing forces. With this training, every Airman plays a defensive role for the base. Graduates of the
  • Airman receives Bronze Star

    A member of Osan's Air Force Office of Special Investigations Detachment 611 was recently awarded a Bronze Star for his actions in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Special Agent Scott Thompson received the award Dec. 13 for his actions as the senior interrogator while he and four other special agents were attached to an Army unit. "I was pretty
  • AFSA: there to support you

    There is no doubt that professional organizations help make a well-rounded Airman, that's why the Air Force promotes them. One of the larger organizations is the Air Force Sergeant's Association. With more than 100,000 due paying members, it is one of the strongest lobbying organizations the Air Force has. "Without AFSA, things that benefit the