• Tuskegee Alumni take flight together

    Col. Marilyn Thomas, 8th Medical Group commander, and Maj. Chris Harrison, 80th Fighter Squadron assistant director of operations and chief of standards and evaluations, celebrate after a flight together at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. Thomas and Harrison are Tuskegee University

  • Police Week at the Wolf Pack

    The 8th Security Forces Squadron hosted Police Week at the Wolf Pack, May 12-14. The Defenders hosted this celebratory week with the mentality to “honor the fallen and celebrate the living,” Cortez-Lomas said.

  • 7th AF leadership recognized, mentored Wolf Pack Airmen

    Lt. Gen. Scott. Pleus, 7th Air Force commander, speaks with 80th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron Airmen during a 7th AF leadership visit at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. During their visit, Pleus and Chief Master Sgt. Philip Hudson, 7th AF command chief, visited many units in the

  • Wolf II celebrates his final flight at the Wolf Pack

    Col. David "Wolf II" Ross, 8th Fighter Wing vice commander, flashes the 80th Fighter Squadron’s ‘crush ‘em’ sign on top of an F-16 Fighting Falcon at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 5, 2021. The fini-flight is a traditional practice to commemorate a commander's departure from an

  • EOD and SFS train together

    8th Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal, or EOD, conducted routine training with the 8th Security Forces Squadron. The realistic scenarios prompted teamwork and problem-solving to tackle the simulated threats. Training together and learning from different units can help synchronize

  • 2021 Pen Fest

    Kunsan Air Base hosted load crews from across the Korean Peninsula in the annual Pen Fest load crew competition.

  • AAPI Heritage Month: Chief Master Sgt. Joe Dittman

    “I’m originally from the Philippines. When I joined, there was a very small number of Asian American/Pacific Islanders...but now in the Air Force, you see a bigger population. We’ve had 4-star generals, astronauts, Medal of Honor winners, and so it’s cool to see what Asian-Pacific people have done

  • ROKAF unit takes win at Pen Fest

    The Republic of Korea air force 38th Fighter Group Aircraft Maintenance Unit won the Pen Fest 2021 competition at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 1.

  • HERITAGE: Wolf Pack remembers the F-4 Phantom

    During the Vietnam War, the 8th Tactical Fighter Wing flew the F-4 Phantom II, beginning its legacy as the "Wolf Pack." Although the 8th Fighter Wing no longer flies the Phantom, it's still in operation today, and the Wolf Pack still remembers its proud heritage.

  • COVID Vaccine: Real Talk, Ep. 3

    Three 8th Security Forces Squadron Airmen sit down with three 8th Medical Group doctors and have an open discussion about the COVID-19 Vaccine.