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  • Flight line faces: Pantons

    Airman 1st Class Dalton Moore, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Unit weapons load crew member, smiles as he dons hearing protection under an F-16 Fighting Falcon at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 29, 2021. 35th AMU weapons team members train to safely load, unload, and properly position munitions onto F-16 Fighting Falcons. (U.S. Air Force photo
  • Flight line faces: Juvats

    Staff Sgt. Zachary Rowe, 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit weapons load crew team lead, stands in modified Mission Oriented Protective Posture Level 4 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 28, 2021. The 80th Fighter Squadron and 80th AMU, also known as the Juvats, rely on the support from multiple other units, such as the 8th Logistics Readiness
  • Protectors of the Pack: Gearing up

    Airman 1st Class Dechawat Record, 8th Security Forces Squadron defender, perches on top of a Humvee during a shift change at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 29, 2021. The priority mission for the Wolf Pack defenders is to secure installation assets, to include personnel and 5th-generation fighter aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff
  • Air Traffic Control needs no tower

    Technical Sgt. Avery Bush, 8th Operations Support Squadron air traffic controller, scans the air field during a routine training event at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 29, 2021. Mobile Air Traffic Control allows the Wolf Pack to control the air space, and execute combat airpower no matter the circumstance. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff
  • Flexing PERSCO, Accepting Follow-On Forces

    Senior Airman Cheyenne Butler, 8th Force Support Squadron customer service technician and 8th Fighter Wing Personnel Support for Contingency Operations member, briefs simulated incoming members at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 28, 2021. The PERSCO team is responsible with accounting for incoming personnel’s transition at Kunsan AB within
  • Weather flight in the field

    First Lieutenant Jared Ohashi, 8th Operations Support Squadron weather officer, and Staff Sgt. Marc Veale, 8th OSS NCO in charge of weather operations, set up a TMQ-53 tactical automated weather station at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 29, 2021. Mobile weather capabilities ensure the Wolf Pack’s airfield weather operations never fail.
  • Wolf Pack EOD, OSI diffuse simulated threat

    Personnel assigned to the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordinance disposal flight respond to a simulated vehicle-borne improvised explosive device which was identified by the Office of Special Investigations Detachment 613 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 28, 2021. Routine trainings allow the EOD and OSI teams to improve safety,
  • 8th SFS, MDG flex 24/7 emergency response

    Airmen assigned to the 8th Fighter Wing respond to mass casualty training at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 27, 2021. During the training, first responders launched into action to assist volunteers with mock injuries and providing trauma care. These scenarios allow security forces and medical personnel to maintain their readiness for
  • Fighting Falcons take to the skies

    An F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 35th Fighter Squadron takes flight over Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 27, 2021. The 80th and 35th Fighter Squadrons, both assigned to the 8th Fighter Wing, were the first overseas units to fly the F-16 Fighting Falcon in 1981. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Steven M. Adkins)
  • 8th CES RADR work rocks the earth

    Airmen assigned to the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron fill a crater with water and concrete during a Rapid Airfield Damage Repair training at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 28, 2021. The crater fill was one of many stages involved in Rapid Airfield Damage Repair (RADR); a process that allows Airmen to quickly fix a heavily damaged airfield.
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