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Air Force Outstanding Unit Award, awarded to units which have outstanding achievement that clearly sets the unit above of national or international significance, combat operations against an armed enemy of the United States, or military operations involving conflict with or exposure to hostile actions by an opposing foreign force. Wolf Pack earns Air Force Outstanding Unit Award
Pacific Air Forces announced their recipients of the Air Force Outstanding Unit Award April 6. The 8th Fighter Wing earned the award for exceptional meritorious service for the period of Nov. 1, 2013 through Oct. 31, 2015. According to the award’s description, AFOUAs are given to numbered units that have distinguished themselves by exceptionally
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Default Air Force Logo Letter to Airmen: COMPACAF delivers message about sexual assault
This month, we observe the twelfth annual Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month with the theme, "Eliminate Sexual Assault:  Know Your Part.  Do Your Part."  It is clear, our Air Force does not tolerate, condone, or ignore sexual assault.  Moreover, I call on you to be part of the solution by living our Core Values each and every day while
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2016
Airmen from the 35th Aircraft Maintenance Unit ensure all bolts are tightened during a first quarter load crew of the quarter competition at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, April 8, 2016. Three-man teams of Airmen from Kunsan's 80th and 35th Aircraft Maintenance Units battled it out against Airmen from the 8th MXS during 2016’s first quarter Load Crew of the Quarter competition to showcase teamwork, precision and attention to detail among Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nick Wilson/Released) Load crew of the quarter competition showcases professionalism
  One way the Wolf Pack shows the value of superior technical and weapons system expertise is through quarterly weapons load competitions.  Three-man teams of Airmen from the 8th Maintenance Squadron, 80th and 35th Aircraft Maintenance Units battled it out during 2016’s first-quarter Load Crew of the Quarter competition April 8, 2016, to showcase
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Default Air Force Logo AF introduces Air Superiority 2030 study
The Air Force introduced the results of a yearlong study focused on developing capability options to ensure joint force air superiority in 2030 and beyond during an Air Force Association breakfast April 7 in Arlington, Virginia.
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Airmen from the 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit, Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, prepare to perform preflight maintenance for an F-16 Fighting Falcon during Buddy Wing 16-3 at Jungwon Air Base, ROK, March 30, 2016. Buddy Wing training, held multiple times a year, polishes the ability of the Republic of Korea and U.S. pilots to train and operate as a combined force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nick Wilson/Released) Wolf Pack maintainers crush Buddy Wing 16-3
The mission to fly, fight and win is always in effect. Teams of maintainers fight tooth and nail to ensure aircraft are fully mission capable. During Buddy Wing 16-3, these men and women reported to their duty sections every day with one mission - keep their aircraft flying. Buddy Wing 16-3 was a four-day exercise designed for Republic of Korea air
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2016
U.S. Air Force maintainers from the 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit, Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, and the Republic of Korea air force maintainers from the 19th Fighter Wing meet to shake hands during Buddy Wing 16-3 at Jungwon Air Base, Republic of Korea, March 30, 2016. Buddy Wing training, held multiple times a year, polishes the ability of the Republic of Korea and U.S. pilots to train and operate as a combined force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nick Wilson/Released) Wolf Pack Soars during Buddy Wing 16-3
JUNGWON AIR BASE, Republic of Korea -- F-16 Fighting Falcon pilots from the 80th Fighter Squadron at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, practiced combined flying operations alongside counterparts from the Republic of Korea air force’s 19th Fighter Wing at Jungwon AB during Buddy Wing 16-3, March 28-31.   Buddy Wing training, held multiple times a
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2016
Senior Master Sgt. Theresa Grolla, 8th Comptroller Squadron superintendent, gives a speech during a Women’s History Month panel at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, March 25, 2016. Grolla volunteered to speak at the panel with six other women from around the wing and around the world. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nick Wilson/Released) Wolf Pack Airmen honor Women's History Month
Members of a Women’s history month panel discussed their personal experiences at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, March 25, 2016. The National Women’s History Month theme for 2016 honors women who have shaped America’s history and its future through their public service and government leadership. The panel was open to Airmen and civilians all
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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Aaron Reason, 8th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler watches Oovey, his assigned MWD, as he goes through an obstacle at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Mar. 25, 2016. At Kunsan, handlers are only afforded about 10-11 months with MWD’s due to in and out processing so dogs go through handlers regularly.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ashley L. Gardner/Released) MWD train to keep paws on the ground

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Col. Jeremy “Wolf” Sloane, 8th Fighter Wing commander, presents his signed Air Force Assistance Fund donation form to 1st Lt. Yvonne May, 8th Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels flight commander and Master Sgt. Alonzo Johnson, 8th Medical Support Squadron TRICARE operations patient administrations  flight chief, on March 23, 2016. The AFAF campaign, which helps Airmen and families in their times of greatest need, officially kicked off on March 22 at Kunsan and concludes on April 29. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Dustin King/Released) Kunsan launches AFAF campaign
The Wolf Pack launched its Air Force Assistance Fund campaign here March 22 and will continue through April 29. The legacy theme for the campaign is "For the Airmen, By the Airmen."The AFAF is an annual Air Force fundraising campaign that supports the four official Air Force charitable organizations. These organizations provide to support Air Force
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Gen. Lori J. Robinson, Pacific Air Forces commander, prepares to shoot a M2 .50 caliber machine-gun following instruction from an 8th Security Forces Squadron combat arms instructor during her visit to Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, March 17, 2016. Robinson had the opportunity to see firsthand how Kunsan Airmen contribute to deterring aggression on the Korean Peninsula during her visit. COMPACAF visits the Wolf Pack
The commander of Pacific Air Forces met with Airmen from the 8th Fighter Wing during her visit to Kunsan March 17 to see firsthand how the Wolf Pack maintains its ability to fight tonight. Gen. Lori J. Robinson started her visit with a trip to Big Coyote, during which she witnessed how the 8th Security Forces Squadron defends the base. Members
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