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  • Korean American Friendship Festival strengthens bonds

     Koreans and Americans share their cultures with one another to strengthen the ever-increasing bond as neighbors during the 11th Korean American Friendship Cultural Festival in the Songtan Entertainment District, Republic of Korea, Oct. 25 and 26.The two-day festival was hosted by the Songtan Chamber of Commerce and celebrates the friendship
  • Osan hosts a ‘spooktacular’ Halloween

    Base organizations will host a variety of spooky, scary and fun family Halloween events on Oct. 31.This is the schedule of events:Wing Trick or Treat 5k Fun Run starting at 6:45 a.m. at the Fitness Center (784-5568)Halloween Day Bowling from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the MiG Alleys Bowling Center (784-4229)Fall Festival from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the
  • Osan and Kunsan participate in quarterly load crew competition

    Airmen from Osan and Kunsan Air Bases compete in the third quarterly weapons load competition. The teams participating were the 8th, 25th and 36th Aircraft Maintenance Units. The 36th AMU came out on top as this quarter's winner.
  • Fire prevention week: Working smoke alarms save lives, test yours every month

    The 51st Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Emergency Services Flight held several events around base Oct. 6-11, to help ensure Osan members are thinking about fire prevention.This year's fire prevention week slogan was, "Working smoke alarms save lives, test yours every month!"Fire department personnel educated everyone on the leading causes of home
  • Osan Airman makes AF softball team

    As she steps onto the field, her body is overcome with an adrenaline rush. The winning, the losing, the years of competing at different platforms has pushed an Airman to continuously take her talents to a higher stage.Senior Airman Amber Devlin, 694th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group program manager, was selected Sept. 3, 2014,
  • Airman Spotlight: Senior Airman Breanna M. Reeves

    Name: Senior Airman Breanna M. ReevesUnit:  51st Operations Support SquadronJob title: Aircrew Flight Equipment JourneymanJob description and its impact on the overall mission: I am a fighter pilot's best friend on his worst day.  My job as an AFE Journeyman involves fitting, inspecting, maintaining, and upgrading critical aviation equipment such
  • WIT program strengthens Airmen’s readiness

    From treating the injured to maintaining jets for flight, Airmen are trained and expected to perform their duties in every circumstance. In a wartime environment, it becomes harder to perform duties as they would be done while at peace. No person can ever be completely ready to go to war, but everyone can train to be better prepared.At permanent
  • Osan participates in no heat, no cool season

    The time has arrived for Osan Air Base to participate in the seasonal no heat and no cool shutdown.The 51st Civil Engineer Squadron Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration shop shutdown air conditioning after Sept. 15 to not only allow the air systems to be evaluated and repaired before the heating season begins, but to also save
  • Photo Essay: Team Osan Honors POW/MIA

    Team Osan observed a Prisoners of War/Missing in Action remembrance week Sept. 19 - 26, at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea.Traditionally observed on the third Friday of September, POW/MIA recognition day serves as a day of remembrance for the numerous POW/MIAs who remain unaccounted for.For the remembrance week, Team Osan honored POW/MIAs with a
  • BASH program keeps birds off airfield

    Enemy forces haven't shot down a U.S. Air Force aircraft since the Korean War, but the skies have another type of danger pilots need to worry about; birds. They can collide with aircraft and cause thousands of dollars in damage.The bird aircraft strike hazard program's mission is to provide pilots with a safe operating environment to conduct both