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KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea  April 13, 2007 -- The last Airman assigned to the 9th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron boards a DC-10 bound for Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. here. The 9th EFS, one of two F-117 Nighthawk stealth fighter squadrons, finishes its four-month air expeditionary force deployment with the flight. F-117 pilots and maintainers, who generally operate and maintain the stealth fighter in a desert, arid climate, learned how to overcome obstacles when operating the aircraft in Korea. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Darnell Cannady) Holloman Airmen redeploy

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KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea  April 6, 2007 -- Chief Master Sgt. Anthony "Wolf Chief" Brinkley is the 8th Fighter Wing's new command chief and he has a vision for enlisted Airmen here. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Darnell Cannady)                              New 'Wolf Chief'' sets tone for base enlisted force
Enlisted 8th Fighter Wing "Wolf Pack" Airmen are seeing a new senior enlisted advisor around Kunsan for the next year.     Even though he's still getting settled in, Chief Master Sgt. Anthony "Wolf Chief" Brinkley, 8th Fighter Wing command chief said he expects great things from the base's enlisted force.   "I expect to set a course for the Wolf
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KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea  April 6, 2007 -- Col. Jeff "Wolf" Lofgren, 8th Fighter Wing commander, talks to wing Airmen April 6 about April's upcoming Operational Readiness Inspection. The Wolf, together with Chief Master Sgt. Anthony "Wolf Chief" Brinkley, 8th FW command chief, addressed the crowd of more than 1,500 about the stresses and successes the wing has gone through since May 2006. (Air Force photo/Senior Airman Stephen Collier)                                                                Wolf rallies wing during 'Wolf Call'
With guns blazing (literally), forklifts hauling equipment and an afterburner-fly by, the 8th Fighter Wing commander gave his final rally speech before the wing's Operational Readiness Inspection.   Col. Jeff "Wolf" Lofgren, donning individual protective equipment and a squad assault weapons, made his entrance to a crowd of more than 1,500 Wolf
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KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea  April 9, 2007 -- An F-117 Nighthawk stealth fighter sits ready for take off April 9 here. The F-117s began redeploying last week, with the final aircraft leaving April 9 for Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. The low-observable aircraft, assigned to the 9th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron, have been deployed to Kunsan since early January. Maintainers and support personnel are expected to redeploy in the coming week. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Stephen Collier) Stealths head for home

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KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea  March 27, 2007 -- Amn. Leah Cash, 8th Logistics Readiness Squadron, remains vigilant as she keeps a keen eye out for enemy ?coyotes? at her post on top of the wing headquarters building March 27. Coyotes is the term given to mock enemy forces during an exercise here. The Wolf Pack, as the 8th Fighter Wing is known as, participated in a week-long Operational Readiness Exercise in preparation for April?s Operational Readiness Inspection. (Air Force photo/Senior Airman Darnell Cannady) Wolf Pack evaluates self for last time before ORI
As part of the last opportunity to practice its wartime mission prior to April's Operational Readiness Inspection, the Wolf Pack completed its third exercise entitled 'Foal Eagle 07-03' March 22 through 31.   Known as an operational readiness exercise, or ORE, the 8th Fighter Wing, together with its neighbor to the north, the 51st FW at Osan AB,
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Default Air Force Logo The end of an era: Kunsan's 'Wolf Pack Warrior' set to expire
Kunsan is keeping in line with Air Force Smart Operations-21 and Air Force leadership's vision by retiring the base's award-winning Wolf Pack Warrior newspaper April 27.   To help improve the quality and timeliness of getting news to Wolf Pack members and base readers alike, Kunsan is transitioning to Web-based news soon after.   The new system
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Default Air Force Logo New program lets Airmen speak their mind
A group of Airmen and USAF civilians are being invited to become the Air Force's Internal Communication Assessment Group, called the ICAG. Internal communication refers to how the Air Force delivers information to Airmen and USAF civilians. Senior Air Force leaders want to know Airmen's interests, opinions, and preferences on receiving Air Force
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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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