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Lt. Gen. Terrence O’Shaughnessy, 7th Air Force commander, awards a Legion of Merit medal to Col. Jeremy Sloane, outgoing 8th Fighter Wing commander on Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 20, 2016. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Chelsea Browning/Released) Wolf Pack welcomes Wolf 56
Col. Todd Dozier assumed command of the 8th Fighter Wing Friday in a ceremony on Kunsan Air Base, with comments by the 7th Air Force commander, Lt. Gen Terrence O’Shaughnessy.
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Major Baiyln Beck, 8th Fighter Wing Director of Staff, climbs into an F-16 Fighting Falcon at Kunsan Air Base, ROK, for Exercise Buddy Wing 16-4, May 11, 2016. Buddy Wing exercises are conducted at various ROKAF and U.S. Air Force bases multiple times throughout the year in order to practice interoperability between the U.S. and the ROKAF. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Dustin King/Released) Buddy Wing 16-4 displays interoperability
The 8th Fighter Wing hosted members from the Republic of Korea air force's 120th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Seosan Air Base, to participate in Exercise Buddy Wing 16-4 here, May 9 to 13.During the five-day exercise, the 120th TFS fighter pilots, maintenance and support personnel integrated with Wolf Pack Airmen on all aspects of the exercise,
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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Jonathan McCullough, an 8th Operations Support Squadron aircrew flight equipment (AFE) journeyman assigned to Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, performs maintenance on an oxygen mask, May 2, 2016, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. AFE technicians must perform extensive work on each piece of equipment to ensure maximum safety for pilots. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Ashley Nicole Taylor/Released) Aircrew flight equipment: no masking safety
While pilots fly at the speed of sound, multi-tasking is in full force, but safety remains a top priority in the skies. Maintenance Airmen make sure each aircraft is ready to fly, but one crew works meticulously behind the scenes to ensure each pilot’s flight equipment is in top working condition.
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U.S. Air Force 1st Lt. Jacob “Hobs” Houder, a pilot assigned to the 80th Fighter Squadron, Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, listens to the flight de-brief May 5, 2016, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. Houder is participating in his first RED FLAG-Alaska exercise; a series of Pacific Air Forces commander-directed field training exercises. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Cassandra Whitman/Released) Preparing for take off
U.S. Air Force 1st Lt. Jacob “Hobs” Houder, a pilot assigned to the 80th Fighter Squadron, Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, listens to the flight de-brief May 5, 2016, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. Houder is participating in his first RED FLAG-Alaska exercise; a series of Pacific Air Forces commander-directed field training exercises. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Cassandra Whitman/Released)
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Augmentees and response force Airmen from the 8th Security Forces Squadron prepare for a shift change after working long shifts during Exercise Beverly Midnight 16-3 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 4, 2016. The exercise tested Airmen on their ability to survive and operate while under the stress of simulated wartime activities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nick Wilson/Released) Preparing for shift change Beverly Pack 16-3

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Airmen from the 35th Aircraft Maintenance Unit perform preflight checks on an F-16 Fighting Falcon during Beverly Midnight 16-3 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 4, 2016. The exercise accentuated the importance of maintaining heightened readiness and aircraft alert levels to ensure security on the Korean peninsula. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nick Wilson/Released) Airmen perform preflight checks Beverly Pack 16-3

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Default Air Force Logo Kunsan Airman teams to save family from fire
Master Sgt. Daniel Raimondo was walking outside of Osan Air Base preparing to meet a friend for dinner when he noticed the smell of smoke as he walked past an alley. Heading toward the scene, Raimondo encountered a crowd of people standing under a smoke-filled apartment building. After calling the local city fire department to determine emergency
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Default Air Force Logo Kunsan wraps up Max Thunder 16
Members of the 8th Fighter Wing “Wolf Pack” at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, tested their tactical air combat capabilities alongside joint and bilateral partners in the region the last two weeks for Exercise Max Thunder 16, which wraps up today. Exercise Max Thunder is part of a continuous exercise program to enhance interoperability between
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U.S. Navy Airman Austin Russem, Electronic Attack Squadron 13, Whidbey Island, Wa., performs a pre-flight inspection on an EA-18 Growler during Max Thunder 16 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, April 18, 2016. Exercise Max Thunder is part of a continuous exercise program to enhance interoperability between U.S. and ROK forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nick Wilson/Released) Kunsan launches Exercise Max Thunder 16
U.S. Air Force, Army, Marine Corps and Navy personnel and aircraft will train with Republic of Korea Air Force counterparts in the bilateral training exercise Max Thunder 16, at Kunsan AB, April 15 to 29. Exercise Max Thunder is held annually, and is the largest military flying exercise held on the Korean Peninsula. Max Thunder is part of a
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Col. Jeremy Sloane, 8th Fighter Wing commander, Col. Seong-Bok Lee, 38th Fighter Group commander, Col. Bang Jung Ryul, Korean Air Force Operation Command A8 and A9 chief, laugh together during a Max Thunder Ice Breaker April 15, 2016. The Ice Breaker was held to show hospitality and welcome incoming follow-on forces from the Republic of Korea air force, U.S. Navy and the U.S. Marine Corps. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nick Wilson) Wolf Pack breaks the ice for Max Thunder 16
The 8th Fighter Wing hosted an "Ice Breaker" for Max Thunder 16-1 here April 15. The Ice Breaker was held to welcome incoming follow-on forces from the Republic of Korea air force, U.S. Navy and the U.S. Marine Corps.  This exercise is held annually to integrate U.S. and ROK forces to train for air-to-air and air-to-ground missions to continuously
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