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  • Osan activates Fighter Generation Squadrons

    Osan Air Base recently activated two new Fighter Generation Squadrons (FGS). The 51st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron made way for the 25th and 36th FGS, activated to support and maintain A-10C Thunderbolt II and F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft.

  • 51st FW hosts quarterly awards

    Team Osan gathered to participate in the 51st Fighter Wing second quarter awards ceremony at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 22, 2022. Quarterly awards recognize Airmen and units who display exemplary performance while maintaining the 51st Fighter Wing mission.

  • Osan, local community leaders celebrate new roundabout

    Leaders from Team Osan and the local community participated in a ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the opening of a new roundabout just outside of the Main Gate at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 25, 2022. The new roundabout constructed aims to improve the flow of traffic for the base and

  • Buddy Squadron is back for 51st FW, ROKAF

    The Buddy Squadron program, formerly known as Buddy Wing, has a rich history that ties both U.S. and Republic of Korea Air Forces together. The tradition dates back 20 years and is used as an opportunity to build trust, introduce new tactics and exchange ideas for pilots, maintenance technicians and

  • 25th FS returns from Red Flag Alaska

    25th Fighter Generation Squadron crew chiefs, perform post flight maintenance on an A-10C Thunderbolt II at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 5, 2022. The A-10s assigned to the 25th Fighter Squadron recently returned from Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, after providing close-air support during

  • 51st MSG gets fit doing taekwondo

    Grandmaster Munok Kim, Taekwondo Promotion Foundation, teaches the 51st Mission Support Group proper Taekwondo punching techniques during an MSG physical training session at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, June 30, 2022. During training session, the grandmasters taught MSG Airmen the fundamentals

  • 36th FS welcomes new commander

    Col. Mathew Gaetke, 51st Operations Group commander, left, passes the squadron guidon to Lt. Col. Cory Farrer, 36th Fighter Squadron incoming commander, as a symbol of his taking command of the 36th FS at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, June 30, 2022. The passing of the guidon from an outgoing

  • LGBTQ ambassador serves for country and community

    According to Moore, she felt compelled to wear her sexuality on her sleeve. She chose to disclose her sexual orientation and live openly, because for her, representation and visibility matters.

  • Osan celebrates all-new functional fitness area opening

    Col. Joshua Wood, 51st Fighter Wing commander, cuts a ceremonial ribbon at the opening ceremony for the Functional Fitness Area at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, June 17, 2022. During the past few months, the 51st Force Support Squadron fitness staff, cross-fit community members and volunteers

  • 51st SFS welcomes new commander

    Lt. Col. David Lycan, former 51st Security Forces Squadron commander, and Lt. Col. Nicholas Brence, incoming 51st SFS commander, participated in a change of command ceremony at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, June 7, 2022. Changes of Command represent the formal transfer of authority and