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KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea March 15, 2007 -- Army Sgt. Maj. Barry Wheeler, United States Forces Korea command sergeant major (center), speaks with 8th Fighter Wing members about the necessity of properly-trained non-commissioned officers in todays military. The visit included senior enlisted advisors from both the US and Republic of Korea army and air force to see non-commissioned leadership first hand. The enlisted leaders also received a briefing and tour of both the F-16 Fighting Falcon (pictured here) and the F-117 Nighthawk stealth fighter, currently deployed from Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. as part of that base's air expeditionary force requirement. (Air Force photo/Senior Airman Barry Loo) Highlighting the need for NCOs

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KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea March 10, 2007 -- Tech. Sgt. Michelle Colburn learns the inner workings of chopsticks while dining at the Republic of Korea army NCO academy March 10. Five 8th Fighter Wing 'Wolf Pack' members, including Sgt. Colburn, have volunteered to teach up and coming ROK army NCOs conversational English as part of a new program between the academy and Kunsan. (Air Force photo/Senior Airman Stephen Collier)                                                                                                                                                                Korean army NCO academy opens gates to Wolf Pack as volunteers prepare to teach ROK NCOs conversational English
Senior officer and enlisted leaders of the Republic of Korea army welcomed members of the 8th Fighter Wing 'Wolf Pack' to their only NCO academy, located outside of Iksan, Saturday.   Wolf Pack members, lead by Col. Jeff 'Wolf' Lofgren, 8th FW commander, got a chance to see portions of the academy, learn about its mission of training
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KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea March 9, 2007 -- A Red Devil forward forces his way past Cobra defender Brian Racy March 9 during the 2006-2007 intramural basketball championship game. The Red Devils, or 8th Civil Engineer Squadron, lead the entire game against the 8th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron 'Cobras,' but lost at the last minute from a game-winning three pointer. (Air Force photo/Senior Airman Stephen Collier)                          Striking down the competition: AMXS 'Cobras' take championship from Red Devils in one game
  No one could have planned it better. After trailing all evening and tying at 48, a quick release by the Cobra's Casey Tramble put the 8th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron ahead by three, leaving the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron 'Red Devils' in the second place slot overall.   Both teams went into the first half tenacious, striking back at each other
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KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea April 14, 2006 -- Former 8th Operations Group first sergeant Jeffrey Lizak gets served a helping of corn at the Sonlight Inn April 14, 2006. Various organizations from across base cook meals every Friday night as part of the chapel's overall Airmen morale and welfare program. Friday night meals are traditional served at 6 p.m. and are one of many programs that helped the chapel win the 'PACAF 2006 Small Base Chapel Organization Award.' (Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Josef Cole III) Wolf Pack chapel named best small wing chapel program in PACAF as manning, budget cuts loom
  The Pacific Air Forces command chaplain paid a visit to the Wolf Pack chapel March 7 through 9 to not only name the chapel the 'PACAF 2006 Small Base Chapel Organization Award winner,' but prepare the staff for upcoming changes.   "All three visitors were impressed by the espirit de corps demonstrated here at the Wolf Pack," Chap. (Lt. Col.) Paul
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KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea March 12, 2007 -- Col. Jeff 'Wolf' Lofgren, 8th Fighter Wing commander, discusses the concerns of senior NCOs Monday morning at the base theater. The Wolf met with the SNCOs first, followed by Kunsan's NCOs and Airmen ranks at the theater and fitness center. (Air Force photo/Senior Airman Stephen Collier)                                Voicing their concerns: Commander hears, speaks with base enlisted force while reassuring 'QOL' concerns are being addressed
  The 8th Fighter Wing enlisted corps got a chance to voice their concerns to the commander Monday during an enlisted call at the theater and fitness center.   Col. Jeff 'Wolf' Lofgren, 8th FW commander, requested the enlisted force for the roughly one-hour long sessions at each location, broken down between the senior NCO, NCO and Airman ranks.
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The Chief's Scope is designed to briefly highlight current topics Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. T. Michael Moseley feels are important to America's Airmen.  (U.S. Air Force illustration/Mike Carabajal) What's on the Chief's Scope?
Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. T. Michael Moseley launched a new Web feature March 14 to tell Airmen what is of special interest to him. Known as "The Chief's Scope," it is designed to briefly highlight current topics General Moseley feels are important to America's Airmen. "The issues on my scope are ones that keep me up at night," said General
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YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan March 6, 2007 -- Members of the 8th Fighter Wing make their way from a C-130 to awaiting buses to inprocess at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The members, portraying non-combatants evacuating Korea, were part of the Wolf Pack?s NEO inspection March 6. Wolf Pack heads for Yokota as Kunsan takes on NEO, ORI evacuation exercise
  It's official: The 2007 Operational Readiness Inspection for the 8th Fighter Wing has begun.   On March 6, the Wolf Pack accepted, processed and evacuated Department of Defense civilians and 8th Fighter Wing members to Yokota AB, Japan, as part of the non-combatant evacuation operation, or NEO.   Compared to NEO operations in the past, this
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Default Air Force Logo Wolf Pack Airmen punished in separate courts martial
  Two Wolf Pack Airmen received judicial punishment here after their individual courts martials came to a close last week.   Capt. David Still, 35th Fighter Squadron, and Staff Sgt. Aaron Wilson, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Unit, received their punishments from military judge Lt. Col. Eric Dillow. Capt. Still plead guilty to violating a lawful
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Default Air Force Logo Kunsan launches new public Web site
Kunsan has a new public Web site geared towards providing the global audience with news, photos, art and other information about the Wolf Pack. It's not just Kunsan making the change. Every base is transitioning to the Air Force Public Information Management System, used to manage all base public Web sites. According to web program migration
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KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea Feb. 28, 2007 -- Col. Jack Forsythe (center), 49th Operations Group commander from Holloman Air Force Base, N.M., talks with a fellow F-117 pilot prior to a weather briefing Feb. 28. Col. Forsythe visited the Wolf Pack for about a week, getting familiarized with the beddown of the F-117 stealth fighter as well as seeing the living conditions the Holloman Airmen were in. Holloman OG commander sees deployed F-117 operations
  The Wolf Pack welcomed a special member of the 49th Fighter Wing who traveled to the Republic of Korea this week to get a first-hand look at the success of the stealth fighter's deployment.   Holloman's operations group commander Col. Jack Forsythe arrived Saturday just in time to see one of the biggest differences between Holloman and Kunsan
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