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  • KDVA hosts 4th annual conference for junior service members

    The Korea Defense Veterans Association (KDVA) hosted their 4th annual luncheon at Osan Air Base, Nov. 18, 2022. KDVA first established this conference luncheon in 2018 to help educate young service members on the long-standing history and importance of the Republic of Korea (ROK)-US alliance.

  • U.S. and ROK Air Forces practice ELS operations

    United States Air Force and Republic of Korea Air Force members set up an emergency landing strip as part of a combined training event at Yeongju, Republic of Korea, Nov. 16, 2022. The event was used as an opportunity to utilize the ELS as a means of increasing combat agility and to test the

  • Osan congratulates newest CCAF grads

    Base leadership along with supporters from the Osan community congratulated and celebrated with graduates earning their CCAF degrees at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 15, 2022. Obtaining a CCAF degree can only be accomplished and awarded to enlisted service members for their investments in

  • Preflight in the Fog

    U.S. Air Force Capt. Jacob Bouck, 25th Fighter Squadron pilot, and USAF Staff Sgt. John-Michael Salenga, 25th Fighter Generation Squadron crew chief, perform preflight procedures on an A-10C Thunderbolt II before participating in an agile combat employment (ACE) training sortie at Osan Air Base,

  • ROK MPs/U.S. Defenders tackle Combat Readiness Course

    U.S. Air Force 51st Security Forces Squadron Defenders and Republic of Korea Military Policemen respond to a simulated attacks during a joint Combat Readiness Course (CRC) at Osan Air Base, ROK, Nov. 3, 2022.The joint partners regularly train together to increase readiness, share best practices and

  • COMPACAF visits Team Osan

    Gen. Ken Wilsbach, Pacific Air Forces commander, visited Team Osan for an immersion tour, Nov. 4, 2022. He received a first-hand look at the innovations being made to the base's vehicles and infrastructure to improve Osan's capabilities.

  • U.S. and Republic of Korea Conduct Bilateral Air Exercise

    51st Fighter Wing’s F-16’s joined with Indo-Pacific Command B-1B bombers and Republic of Korea F-35A’s in a combined training flight over the Korean Peninsula as part of Vigilant Storm 23, Nov. 5, 2022. Vigilant Storm is a recurring, re-planned training exercise to demonstrate the high levels of

  • Airmen deploy MAAS for VS23

    U.S. Air Force 51st Civil Engineer Squadron electrical power production Airmen assemble the Mobile Aircraft Arresting System (MAAS) during Vigilant Storm 23 at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 1, 2022. The MAAS reduces the time and space needed for an aircraft to make a full landing in the

  • Navy integrates during Osan training

    U.S. Navy Airmen assigned to the Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 131 at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island, Washington, integrate with sister services and allied partners during Vigilant Storm 23 at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 1, 2022. VS23, is an annually recurring, re-planned training,