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  • E-Osan: Osan public Web site gets new look

    "I put a dollar in one of those change machines," George Carlin once said. "Nothing changed." Well, it wasn't a dollar, but after weeks of entering information ranging from news stories to Space-A FAQs, Osan Air Base's public Web site has changed. Across the Air Force, base Web sites are changing

  • Cryogenics: It's not just for people

    The cryogenic lab deals with materials that operate at sub-zero temperatures. Specially, Osan stores and uses liquid oxygen, or LOX, and liquid nitrogen, or LIN, for a variety of reasons to accomplish our mission. "Pilots depend on these," said Master Sgt Jason Owens, 51st Logistcs Readiness

  • Spot reduction debunked

    Exercise is one of those fields where a little bit of knowledge can be dangerous -- how many of us have friends who give "expert" advice that they got from "a guy who knows a guy who used to be the personal trainer for Chuck Norris?" This is the first article in a series addressing exercise myths,

  • Airman earns silver in martial arts competition

    Recently, a member of the 51st Maintenance Squadron competed in a competition to see who would go to the World Wide Muay Thai competition in Thialand. Johnathan Lytle, a Muay Thai blackbelt, placed second in the competition, earning him a silver medal. The competition had 12 different weight classes

  • Mouthguards keep your smile safe

    Proper equipment is a necessity when participating in sports. Playing softball without a bat or soccer without a ball would be difficult at best. However, a mouthguard is one piece of equipment that is often overlooked when people pack their gym bags. The truth is athletes are 60 times more likely

  • Cold cash ... we listen, you win

    The 51st Services Squadron wants to know how customers feel about their programs, services and facilities. Beginning in March, 51st SVS will promote the use of comment cards and the on-line Interactive Customer Evaluation (ICE) with the "We Listen, You Win" program. Everyone who submits a comment is

  • Military OneSource works overseas

    Imagine you're assigned to Osan with your spouse and child in the States. One day you get a call from your spouse; your child's teacher recommends your child be seen by a mental health professional for a learning disability. Your spouse has no idea how to get this done or if your insurance will

  • Tax assistance available during 2007 tax season

    Are you worried about filing your 2006 taxes on time this year? Not sure where to turn for help? Well, the Osan Tax Center is open through May 1. The tax center has a variety of free services available, including electronic filing and preparation of federal income taxes. This year, the tax center