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Wolf Pack Year In Review 2016

U.S. Air Force Capt. Jacob Houder, 162nd Wing National Guard pilot, parks an F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 8th Fighter Wing outside of its hanger bay during Beverly Pack 17-1 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 4, 2016. The U.S. Air Force and Republic of Korea Air Force provide combat capabilities and training by performing exercises throughout the year to enhance communication and interoperability between military forces so they are prepared to fight as a combined force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)

U.S. Air Force Capt. Jacob Houder, 162nd Wing National Guard pilot, parks an F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 8th Fighter Wing outside of its hanger bay during Beverly Pack 17-1 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 4, 2016. The U.S. Air Force and Republic of Korea Air Force provide combat capabilities and training by performing exercises throughout the year to enhance communication and interoperability between military forces so they are prepared to fight as a combined force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)

U.S. Air Force Capt.  Jacqueline Astrero, 8th Medical Operations Squadron health promotion flight commander and physical therapist, coaches Tech. Sgt. Anthony Flores, 8th MDOS physical therapy technician during therapy session at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 7, 2016. A physical therapy technician's job is to assist the commander and return active duty members to full duty status, making them fit to fight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ashley L. Gardner/Released)

U.S. Air Force Capt. Jacqueline Astrero, 8th Medical Operations Squadron health promotion flight commander and physical therapist, coaches Tech. Sgt. Anthony Flores, 8th MDOS physical therapy technician during therapy session at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 7, 2016. A physical therapy technician's job is to assist the commander and return active duty members to full duty status, making them fit to fight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ashley L. Gardner/Released)

The afterburner of an F-16 Fighting Falcon is run during a hush house engine test at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 9, 2015. The hush house is an engine test facility that is similar to a sound booth in a musical production studio. It keeps all of the sound inside of the facility to prevent any noise from being heard outside.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nick Wilson/Released)

The afterburner of an F-16 Fighting Falcon is run during a hush house engine test at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 9, 2015. The hush house is an engine test facility that is similar to a sound booth in a musical production studio. It keeps all of the sound inside of the facility to prevent any noise from being heard outside. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nick Wilson/Released)

Airmen from the 8th Logistics Readiness Squadron issue individual protection equipment to newly assigned Airmen at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 15, 2016. The 8th LRS IPE Airmen provide More than 260 IPE kits are issued monthly to Airmen, ensuring that each member has the correct equipment to protect themselves in the event that a contingency does rise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt Nicholas Wilson/Released)

Airmen from the 8th Logistics Readiness Squadron issue individual protection equipment to newly assigned Airmen at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 15, 2016. The 8th LRS IPE Airmen provide More than 260 IPE kits are issued monthly to Airmen, ensuring that each member has the correct equipment to protect themselves in the event that a contingency does rise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt Nicholas Wilson/Released)

Twenty F-16s from the 8th Fighter Wing line up for an elephant walk early in the morning on Feb. 3, 2016 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. The elephant walk was designed to test the 8 FW's ability to launch aircraft at a moment's notice. (U.S Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nick Wilson/Released)

Twenty F-16s from the 8th Fighter Wing line up for an elephant walk early in the morning on Feb. 3, 2016 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. The elephant walk was designed to test the 8 FW's ability to launch aircraft at a moment's notice. (U.S Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nick Wilson/Released)

Senior Airman Richmond Davis Jr., 8th Operation Support Squadron aircrew flight equipment journeyman, tests an F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot’s helmet during Beverly Pack 16-2 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Feb. 4, 2015. 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)

Senior Airman Richmond Davis Jr., 8th Operation Support Squadron aircrew flight equipment journeyman, tests an F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot’s helmet during Beverly Pack 16-2 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Feb. 4, 2015. 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)

Staff Sgt. John Stevens, 8th Maintenance Squadron non-destructive inspection shift supervisor, uses ultraviolet lights to inspect aircraft parts March 2, 2016, at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. The 8th MXS NDI shop inspects metal objects ranging from nuts and bolts, to large hooks and sheets of metal to ensure the safety of the aicraft. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Dustin King)

Staff Sgt. John Stevens, 8th Maintenance Squadron non-destructive inspection shift supervisor, uses ultraviolet lights to inspect aircraft parts March 2, 2016, at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. The 8th MXS NDI shop inspects metal objects ranging from nuts and bolts, to large hooks and sheets of metal to ensure the safety of the aicraft. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Dustin King)

The 8th Security Forces Squadron “Defenders” (wearing blue) play against the 8th Fighter Wing Staff “Agency” during an intramural basketball championship at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Feb. 26, 2016. The Defenders beat the Agency 75-39. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nick Wilson/Released)

The 8th Security Forces Squadron “Defenders” (wearing blue) play against the 8th Fighter Wing Staff “Agency” during an intramural basketball championship at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Feb. 26, 2016. The Defenders beat the Agency 75-39. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nick Wilson/Released)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt.  Aaron Weibe, band guitarist, performs during the Pacific Trends rock ensemble visit to Gunsan City, Republic of Korea, Mar. 15, 2016. Pacific Trends plays American and Japanese pop from the 60s to today, and Pacific Showcase specializes in a mix of instrumental and vocal favorites, from early New Orleans jazz to modern compositions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ashley L. Gardner/Released)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Aaron Weibe, band guitarist, performs during the Pacific Trends rock ensemble visit to Gunsan City, Republic of Korea, Mar. 15, 2016. Pacific Trends plays American and Japanese pop from the 60s to today, and Pacific Showcase specializes in a mix of instrumental and vocal favorites, from early New Orleans jazz to modern compositions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ashley L. Gardner/Released)

Oovey, 8th Security Forces Squadron military working dog, runs through a tunnel at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Mar. 25, 2016. MWD’s support 24/7 operations and train continuously to be proficient. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ashley L. Gardner/Released)
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Oovey, 8th Security Forces Squadron military working dog, runs through a tunnel at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Mar. 25, 2016. MWD’s support 24/7 operations and train continuously to be proficient. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ashley L. Gardner/Released)

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)
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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)

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)
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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)

Staff Sgt. Corey Spencer, 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, marshals an F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 35th Fighter Squadron 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 all while ensuring aircraft generate. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nick Wilson/Released)
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Staff Sgt. Corey Spencer, 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, marshals an F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 35th Fighter Squadron 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 all while ensuring aircraft generate. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nick Wilson/Released)

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)
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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)

A Wolf Pack Airman participates in the Excellence In Competition event June 15, 2016 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. The EIC is a shootout earning the top ten competitors a marksman badge.(U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Chelsea Browning)
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A Wolf Pack Airman participates in the Excellence In Competition event June 15, 2016 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. The EIC is a shootout earning the top ten competitors a marksman badge.(U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Chelsea Browning)

U.S. Air Force and ROKAF pilots participate in a pre-brief before soaring the skies in preparation for Buddy Wing 16-6 July 14, 2016 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. Buddy Wing exercises are conducted at various ROKAF and U.S. Air Force bases multiple times throughout the year on the Korean peninsula. The combined fighter exchange program provides pilots an opportunity to exchange ideas and practice combined tactics in order to fight and fly as one Allied force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ashley L. Gardner/ Released)
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U.S. Air Force and ROKAF pilots participate in a pre-brief before soaring the skies in preparation for Buddy Wing 16-6 July 14, 2016 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. Buddy Wing exercises are conducted at various ROKAF and U.S. Air Force bases multiple times throughout the year on the Korean peninsula. The combined fighter exchange program provides pilots an opportunity to exchange ideas and practice combined tactics in order to fight and fly as one Allied force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ashley L. Gardner/ Released)

Airman 1st Class Nicholas Novosel, 8th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, checks pins and moving parts on an F-16 Fighting Falcon during Beverly Pack 16-4 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 25, 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 Senior Airman Ashley L. Gardner/Released)
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Airman 1st Class Nicholas Novosel, 8th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, checks pins and moving parts on an F-16 Fighting Falcon during Beverly Pack 16-4 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 25, 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 Senior Airman Ashley L. Gardner/Released)

U.S. Air Force firefighters from the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron climb up flights of stairs at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Sept. 12, 2016. The 9/11 memorial stair climb event is a tribute to the 343 firefighters who gave their lives during the tragic events at the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)
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U.S. Air Force firefighters from the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron climb up flights of stairs at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Sept. 12, 2016. The 9/11 memorial stair climb event is a tribute to the 343 firefighters who gave their lives during the tragic events at the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Mark A. Ediger, Air Force surgeon general, takes a tour of the 8th Medical Group at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Sept. 15, 2016. While visiting Kunsan Air Base, Ediger received briefings on the hospital’s capabilities and services provided. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)
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U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Mark A. Ediger, Air Force surgeon general, takes a tour of the 8th Medical Group at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Sept. 15, 2016. While visiting Kunsan Air Base, Ediger received briefings on the hospital’s capabilities and services provided. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Mitchell Bolyard, 8th Operations Support Squadron Aircrew Flight Equipment journeyman, assists an F-16 pilot from the 35th Fighter Squadron decon his individual protective equipment during exercise Beverly Pack 17-1 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 4, 2016. Aircrew members use a special system, the Aircrew Eye and Respiratory Protection System (AERPS), which ensures they do not contaminate the inside of the aircraft. Equipment includes a motorized breathing system that pumps air into the pilot’s filtered gas mask, a plastic hood, two layers of gloves, plastic booties over their boots, and a clear plastic body bag that ensures full-body coverage of their flight suit. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Chelsea Browning)
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U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Mitchell Bolyard, 8th Operations Support Squadron Aircrew Flight Equipment journeyman, assists an F-16 pilot from the 35th Fighter Squadron decon his individual protective equipment during exercise Beverly Pack 17-1 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 4, 2016. Aircrew members use a special system, the Aircrew Eye and Respiratory Protection System (AERPS), which ensures they do not contaminate the inside of the aircraft. Equipment includes a motorized breathing system that pumps air into the pilot’s filtered gas mask, a plastic hood, two layers of gloves, plastic booties over their boots, and a clear plastic body bag that ensures full-body coverage of their flight suit. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Chelsea Browning)

U.S. Air Force Capt. Jacob Houder, 162nd Wing National Guard pilot, conducts a pre-flight inspection of an F-16 Fighting Falcon during Beverly Pack 17-1 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 4, 2016. The U.S. Air Force and Republic of Korea Air Force provide combat capabilities and training by performing exercises throughout the year to enhance communication and interoperability between military forces so they are prepared to fight as a combined force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)
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U.S. Air Force Capt. Jacob Houder, 162nd Wing National Guard pilot, conducts a pre-flight inspection of an F-16 Fighting Falcon during Beverly Pack 17-1 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 4, 2016. The U.S. Air Force and Republic of Korea Air Force provide combat capabilities and training by performing exercises throughout the year to enhance communication and interoperability between military forces so they are prepared to fight as a combined force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Jovan Bennett, 80th Fighter Squadron, 8th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, conducts a pre-flight inspection of the ground for rocks during Beverly Pack 17-1 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 4, 2016. The U.S. Air Force and Republic of Korea Air Force provide combat capabilities and training by performing exercises throughout the year to enhance communication and interoperability between military forces so they are prepared to fight as a combined force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)
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U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Jovan Bennett, 80th Fighter Squadron, 8th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, conducts a pre-flight inspection of the ground for rocks during Beverly Pack 17-1 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 4, 2016. The U.S. Air Force and Republic of Korea Air Force provide combat capabilities and training by performing exercises throughout the year to enhance communication and interoperability between military forces so they are prepared to fight as a combined force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)

U.S. Air Force Capt. Jacob Houder, 162nd Wing National Guard pilot, conducts a pre-flight inspection while sitting in the cockpit of an F-16 Fighting Falcon during Beverly Pack 17-1 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 4, 2016. The U.S. Air Force and Republic of Korea Air Force provide combat capabilities and training by performing exercises throughout the year to enhance communication and interoperability between military forces so they are prepared to fight as a combined force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)
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U.S. Air Force Capt. Jacob Houder, 162nd Wing National Guard pilot, conducts a pre-flight inspection while sitting in the cockpit of an F-16 Fighting Falcon during Beverly Pack 17-1 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 4, 2016. The U.S. Air Force and Republic of Korea Air Force provide combat capabilities and training by performing exercises throughout the year to enhance communication and interoperability between military forces so they are prepared to fight as a combined force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons from the 8th Fighter Wing are parked outside of their hanger bays during Beverly Pack 17-1 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 4, 2016. The U.S. Air Force and Republic of Korea Air Force provide combat capabilities and training by performing exercises throughout the year to enhance communication and interoperability between military forces so they are prepared to fight as a combined force (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)
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U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons from the 8th Fighter Wing are parked outside of their hanger bays during Beverly Pack 17-1 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 4, 2016. The U.S. Air Force and Republic of Korea Air Force provide combat capabilities and training by performing exercises throughout the year to enhance communication and interoperability between military forces so they are prepared to fight as a combined force (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)

U.S. Air Force 8th Security Forces Squadron, Alpha Sector mid-shift members, perform room-clearing procedures during exercise Beverly Pack 17-1 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 6, 2016. The U.S. Air Force and Republic of Korea Air Force provide combat capabilities and training by performing exercises throughout the year to enhance communication and interoperability between military forces so they are prepared to fight as a combined force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)
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U.S. Air Force 8th Security Forces Squadron, Alpha Sector mid-shift members, perform room-clearing procedures during exercise Beverly Pack 17-1 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 6, 2016. The U.S. Air Force and Republic of Korea Air Force provide combat capabilities and training by performing exercises throughout the year to enhance communication and interoperability between military forces so they are prepared to fight as a combined force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)

Senior Airman Gilbert Julien, 8th Civil Engineering Squadron Structures journeyman, secures a concrete through coupler at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 6, 2016. 8th CES members are responsible for maintaining water treatment facilities throughout the base. These facilities provide airmen with potable water so they are continually able to Defend the Base, Accept Follow-On Forces and Take the Fight North. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Michael Hunsaker/Released)
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Senior Airman Gilbert Julien, 8th Civil Engineering Squadron Structures journeyman, secures a concrete through coupler at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 6, 2016. 8th CES members are responsible for maintaining water treatment facilities throughout the base. These facilities provide airmen with potable water so they are continually able to Defend the Base, Accept Follow-On Forces and Take the Fight North. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Michael Hunsaker/Released)

Staff Sgt. Kevin Waters, 8th Civil Engineering Squadron Liquid Fuels oncommissioned officer in charge, tightens bolts on a mechanical joint at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 6, 2016. 8th CES members are responsible for maintaining water treatment facilities throughout the base. These facilities provide airmen with potable water so they are continually able to Defend the Base, Accept Follow-On Forces and Take the Fight North. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Michael Hunsaker/Released)
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Staff Sgt. Kevin Waters, 8th Civil Engineering Squadron Liquid Fuels oncommissioned officer in charge, tightens bolts on a mechanical joint at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 6, 2016. 8th CES members are responsible for maintaining water treatment facilities throughout the base. These facilities provide airmen with potable water so they are continually able to Defend the Base, Accept Follow-On Forces and Take the Fight North. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Michael Hunsaker/Released)

Staff Sgt. Jeffery Grasso, 8th Civil Engineering Squadron Structures craftsman, cuts an elbow support stand to size at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 6, 2016. 8th CES members are responsible for maintaining water treatment facilities throughout the base. These facilities provide airmen with potable water so they are continually able to Defend the Base, Accept Follow-On Forces and Take the Fight North. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Michael Hunsaker/Released)
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Staff Sgt. Jeffery Grasso, 8th Civil Engineering Squadron Structures craftsman, cuts an elbow support stand to size at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 6, 2016. 8th CES members are responsible for maintaining water treatment facilities throughout the base. These facilities provide airmen with potable water so they are continually able to Defend the Base, Accept Follow-On Forces and Take the Fight North. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Michael Hunsaker/Released)

Staff Sgt. Dwight Hunter, 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit load crew member, tightens a bolt during the Weapons Load Crew of the Quarter competition at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 14, 2016. The event consisted of members from the 38th Logistics Squadron, 80th AMU and 35th AMU competing in a timed munitions load. This was the first year the ROK Air Force and U.S. Air Force participated in the event together. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Michael Hunsaker/Released)
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Staff Sgt. Dwight Hunter, 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit load crew member, tightens a bolt during the Weapons Load Crew of the Quarter competition at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 14, 2016. The event consisted of members from the 38th Logistics Squadron, 80th AMU and 35th AMU competing in a timed munitions load. This was the first year the ROK Air Force and U.S. Air Force participated in the event together. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Michael Hunsaker/Released)

Crew chiefs for the Black Eagles demonstration team stand behind the T-50B aircraft as the pilots conduct their pre-flight checklist prior to a show at the Sacheon Airshow at Sacheon Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 21, 2016. 7th Air Force provided both an F-16 and A-10 Thunderbolt II static display for the four-day airshow, showcasing U.S. Air Force capabilities to over 260,000 attendees. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Lauren Linscott/Released)
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Crew chiefs for the Black Eagles demonstration team stand behind the T-50B aircraft as the pilots conduct their pre-flight checklist prior to a show at the Sacheon Airshow at Sacheon Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 21, 2016. 7th Air Force provided both an F-16 and A-10 Thunderbolt II static display for the four-day airshow, showcasing U.S. Air Force capabilities to over 260,000 attendees. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Lauren Linscott/Released)

A young Korean girl climbs into a T-37 Tweety aircraft at the Sacheon Airshow at Sacheon Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 20, 2016. 7th Air Force provided both an F-16 and A-10 Thunderbolt II static display for the four-day airshow, showcasing U.S. Air Force capabilities to over 260,000 attendees. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Lauren Linscott/Released)
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A young Korean girl climbs into a T-37 Tweety aircraft at the Sacheon Airshow at Sacheon Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 20, 2016. 7th Air Force provided both an F-16 and A-10 Thunderbolt II static display for the four-day airshow, showcasing U.S. Air Force capabilities to over 260,000 attendees. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Lauren Linscott/Released)

U.S. Air Force combat controllers assigned to the 1st Special Operations Squadron, 320th Special Tactics Squadron and Republic of Korea (ROK) 255th Special Operations Squadron, pull security and establish a line of communication at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 22, 2016. Members from the 320th STS and 1st SOS worked with the ROK 255th SOS to enhance U.S. and ROK Air Force Special Operations Forces' capabilities. They conducted infiltration methods, jump clearing team operations, airfield establishment, aircraft control and close air support familiarization. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)
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U.S. Air Force combat controllers assigned to the 1st Special Operations Squadron, 320th Special Tactics Squadron and Republic of Korea (ROK) 255th Special Operations Squadron, pull security and establish a line of communication at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 22, 2016. Members from the 320th STS and 1st SOS worked with the ROK 255th SOS to enhance U.S. and ROK Air Force Special Operations Forces' capabilities. They conducted infiltration methods, jump clearing team operations, airfield establishment, aircraft control and close air support familiarization. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)

U.S. Air Force combat controllers assigned to the 1st Special Operations Squadron, 320th Special Tactics Squadron and Republic of Korea (ROK) 255th Special Operations Squadron, pull security and establish a line of communication at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 22, 2016. Members from the 320th STS and 1st SOS worked with the ROK 255th SOS to enhance U.S. and ROK Air Force Special Operations Forces' capabilities. They conducted infiltration methods, jump clearing team operations, airfield establishment, aircraft control and close air support familiarization. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)
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U.S. Air Force combat controllers assigned to the 1st Special Operations Squadron, 320th Special Tactics Squadron and Republic of Korea (ROK) 255th Special Operations Squadron, pull security and establish a line of communication at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 22, 2016. Members from the 320th STS and 1st SOS worked with the ROK 255th SOS to enhance U.S. and ROK Air Force Special Operations Forces' capabilities. They conducted infiltration methods, jump clearing team operations, airfield establishment, aircraft control and close air support familiarization. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)

U.S. Air Force combat controllers assigned to the 1st Special Operations Squadron and military members from the Republic of Korea (ROK) 255th Special Operations Squadron, perform a static line jump out of a U.S. Air Force MC-130H Combat Talon II, assigned to the 353rd Special Operations Group, at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 22, 2016. Members from the 320th Special Tactics Squadron and 1st SOS worked with the ROK 255th SOS to enhance U.S. and ROK Air Force Special Operations Forces' capabilities. They conducted infiltration methods, jump clearing team operations, airfield establishment, aircraft control and close air support familiarization. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)
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U.S. Air Force combat controllers assigned to the 1st Special Operations Squadron and military members from the Republic of Korea (ROK) 255th Special Operations Squadron, perform a static line jump out of a U.S. Air Force MC-130H Combat Talon II, assigned to the 353rd Special Operations Group, at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 22, 2016. Members from the 320th Special Tactics Squadron and 1st SOS worked with the ROK 255th SOS to enhance U.S. and ROK Air Force Special Operations Forces' capabilities. They conducted infiltration methods, jump clearing team operations, airfield establishment, aircraft control and close air support familiarization. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)

Senior Airman Steven James, 8th Civil Engineering Squadron explosive ordinance disposal technician, hands out candy to children from Sinsido elementary school at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 28, 2016. The children participated in a base tour that included a trick-or-treat Halloween event. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Michael Hunsaker/Released)
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Senior Airman Steven James, 8th Civil Engineering Squadron explosive ordinance disposal technician, hands out candy to children from Sinsido elementary school at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 28, 2016. The children participated in a base tour that included a trick-or-treat Halloween event. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Michael Hunsaker/Released)

A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 35th Fighter Squadron takes off at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 2, 2016. Aircrew training is essential in a bilateral defense organization such as Combined Forces Command to ensure interoperability and readiness of forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)
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A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 35th Fighter Squadron takes off at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 2, 2016. Aircrew training is essential in a bilateral defense organization such as Combined Forces Command to ensure interoperability and readiness of forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)

Staff Sgt. Kenneth Gullette, Airman 1st Class Gary Butlaff, and Senior Airman Braylyn Edwards, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Unit weapons load crew members, guide a GBU-31 bomb onto the wing of an F-16 Fighting Falcon using a MJ-1 Jammer bomb lift truck at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 30, 2016. Members of the 35th AMU are responsible for safely loading, unloading, and properly positioning munitions onto F-16s. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Michael Hunsaker/Released)
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Staff Sgt. Kenneth Gullette, Airman 1st Class Gary Butlaff, and Senior Airman Braylyn Edwards, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Unit weapons load crew members, guide a GBU-31 bomb onto the wing of an F-16 Fighting Falcon using a MJ-1 Jammer bomb lift truck at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 30, 2016. Members of the 35th AMU are responsible for safely loading, unloading, and properly positioning munitions onto F-16s. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Michael Hunsaker/Released)

Staff Sgt. Bryan Tarantella, 8th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, scratches the head of Stella, 8th Security Forces Squadron military working dog, inside the MWD compound at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 11, 2016. Stella began her career at Lackland AFB and was then assigned to Kunsan, primarily working as a drug detection dog for the past five years. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)
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Staff Sgt. Bryan Tarantella, 8th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, scratches the head of Stella, 8th Security Forces Squadron military working dog, inside the MWD compound at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 11, 2016. Stella began her career at Lackland AFB and was then assigned to Kunsan, primarily working as a drug detection dog for the past five years. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)

Staff Sgt. Christopher Freebes, 8th Maintenance Squadron phase dock floor chief, performs maintenance on an F-16 Fighting Falcon at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 6, 2016. Kunsan airmen work to employ airpower to deter aggression, preserve the Armistice and defend the Republic of Korea. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)
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Staff Sgt. Christopher Freebes, 8th Maintenance Squadron phase dock floor chief, performs maintenance on an F-16 Fighting Falcon at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 6, 2016. Kunsan airmen work to employ airpower to deter aggression, preserve the Armistice and defend the Republic of Korea. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colville McFee/Released)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. William Riddle, 8th Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordinance disposal technician, displays U.S. EOD equipment to Republic of Korea Air Force EOD  members at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 7, 2016. ROKAF EOD members visited with the U.S. EOD  team to learn how they train and what tools and techniques they use. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Jeff Andrejcik/Released)
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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. William Riddle, 8th Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordinance disposal technician, displays U.S. EOD equipment to Republic of Korea Air Force EOD members at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 7, 2016. ROKAF EOD members visited with the U.S. EOD team to learn how they train and what tools and techniques they use. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Jeff Andrejcik/Released)

Tech. Sgt. Blake Fagan, 8th Operations Support Squadron aircraft management training noncommissioned officer in charge, looks down the sights of his shotgun at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 3, 2017. Fagan takes part in the Bird/wildlife Aircraft Striking Hazard program as part of his primary duties. The BASH program is designed to deter wildlife that could cause significant damage to aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Michael Hunsaker)
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Tech. Sgt. Blake Fagan, 8th Operations Support Squadron aircraft management training noncommissioned officer in charge, looks down the sights of his shotgun at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 3, 2017. Fagan takes part in the Bird/wildlife Aircraft Striking Hazard program as part of his primary duties. The BASH program is designed to deter wildlife that could cause significant damage to aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Michael Hunsaker)

KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea -- Wolf Pack Year In Review