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  • 2011 Operational Readiness Inspection

    2011 Operational Readiness Inspection Photo Slideshow
  • Airman Spotlight: Tech. Sgt. Toriano Banks

    Unit:  51st Comptroller SquadronJob Title:  NCOIC, Financial Analysis Operations Job Description and its impact on the overall mission:  Provide budgetary support to the Wing's Resource Managers and Squadron Commanders to ensure mission requirements are funded and met.Time in the military:  Fourteen yearsTime at Osan:  Eleven monthsDEROS:  May
  • Airman Spotlight: Tech. Sgt. James Thompson

    Unit:  607th Materiel Maintenance SquadronJob title:  Munitions Systems Specialist "AMMO"Job description and its impact on the overall mission:  As the NCOIC of Munitions Operations, my section is responsible for the accountability of munitions stockpiles at nine different bases in the Republic of Korea valued at 1.7 billion dollars. As far as the
  • Airman Spotlight: Staff Sgt. Isaac Yi

    Unit: 51 Medical Support SquadronJob title: Unit Security ManagerJob description and its impact on the overall mission: Monitors personnel, information and industrial security programs as applicable to the 51st Medical Group. Provides guidance on preparation of security clearance paperwork for initial or re-certification requests. Using JPAS
  • Airman Spotlight: Airman 1st Class Shaquasia Dunn

    Unit: 25th Fighter SquadronJob title: Aviation Resource ManagementJob description and its impact on the overall mission: As a squadron aviation resource manager, I am responsible for providing the 25th Fighter Squadron leadership with accurate and up-to-date aircrew training information through timely updates of the Aviation Resource Management
  • Dragonlady deployed to aid Japan relief efforts

    As Japan copes with the aftermath of the 8.9 magnitude earthquake and tsunami that struck March 11, the United States has sent help in the form of personnel, equipment and a watchful eye in the sky: a U-2 high-altitude, all-weather surveillance and reconnaissance aircraft from the 5th Reconnaissance Squadron here.In conjunction with an RQ-4 Global
  • Airman Spotlight: Airman 1st Class Sasha Alejandro

    Unit: 51 Force Support SquadronJob title: Customer Service JourneymanJob description and its impact on the overall mission: Provides Military Identification Cards and DEERS transactions to more than 10,000 active duty military, dependents, retirees and civilians, ensuring proper benefits and entitlements as well as encryption updates. Performs
  • Airman Spotlight: Senior Airman Shannon Wicks

    Unit: 51st Aerospace Medicine SquadronJob title: Public Health journeymanJob description and its impact on the overall mission: Ensure personnel PCSing out are properly cleared and current on medical requirements upon departure from Osan AB. Manage medical review and distribution of security clearances. Oversee deployment/travel medicine to ensure
  • Hornets nest in 'Draggins'' lair

    F-18 Hornets are a rare sight on the flightline here, but for three weeks, Osan's 25th Fighter Squadron - the "Assam Draggins" - hosted U.S. Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 225 from Marine Corps Air Station Miramar.The squadron was visiting Osan AB as part of a six-month deployment to bases across the Pacific, which provided a unique training