HomeWolfpack NewsCommentaries


  • Juvats, Pantons send airpower into early morning

    F-16 Fighting Falcons, assigned to the 80th Fighter Squadron, wait to take off as part of an 8th Fighter Wing training event at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 27, 2021. Airmen, aircraft and other assets at Kunsan AB collectively deliver agile air, space and cyberspace capabilities in support of U.S. Indo-Pacific Command’s objectives to
  • 80th AMU knows communication is key

    Airman 1st Class Joshua Blaschke, 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, and Airman 1st Class Michael Midyette, 80th AMU weapons load crew member, perform a pre-flight inspection on an F-16 Fighting Falcon at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 27, 2021. Maintenance specialists - crew chiefs and load crew members - simultaneously perform
  • Med Hawks, Fire Dawgs treat the Wolf Pack “wounded”

    Tech. Sgt. Mike Ryckoff, assigned to the 8th Fighter Wing, treats a simulated patient during a medical evacuation training at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 27, 2021. Personnel from the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron and the 8th Medical Group, coordinated the treatment and evacuation of injured patients. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt.
  • MWD’s tackle apprehension training

    Members assigned to the 8th Security Forces Squadron arrest two simulated perpetrators during a military working dog training session at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 26, 2021. The MWD handlers continue to train in various locations around base to expand their dogs’ environmental versatility, and push their dog teams to step outside of
  • Munitions specialists keep the Wolf Pack locked, loaded

    Senior Airman Rosa Valencia, with the Conventional Maintenance Flight for the 8th Maintenance Squadron, tightens a bolt during the reassembly of a GBU-33 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 26, 2021. Members of the 8th MXS Conventional Maintenance Flight are responsible for safely disassembling, maintaining, and reassembling munitions for
  • Airmen, Soldiers Hone Medical Evacuation Skills

    U.S. Soldiers assigned to Charlie Company, 3-2 General Support Aviation Battalion from Camp Humphreys, Republic of Korea, land at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, as part of a joint emergency medical evacuation training, July 26, 2021. Airmen assigned to the 8th Medical Group worked alongside the Soldiers to hone joint air medical evacuation
  • 8th SFS conduct building clearing training

    Members of the 8th Security Forces Squadron broke into teams and cleared buildings on Kunsan Air Base with the objective of locating and apprehending a criminal role player. These trainings enhance the lethality and readiness of the 8th SFS.
  • 8th FW maintainers ensure airpower readiness

    Airmen from the 8th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron ensure F-16 Fighting Falcons assigned to the 35th Fighter Squadron are ready for flight. Routine maintenance efforts ensure the Wolf Pack is always “Ready to Fight Tonight.”
  • 8th FW jets return from Red Flag-Alaska 21-2

    An F-16 Fighting Falcon lands on the flightline at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 15, 2021. The last of the 8th Fighter Wing jets returned home after supporting a month-long multinational training event at Red Flag-Alaska 21-2, while practicing Agile Combat Employment tactics. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Suzie Plotnikov)
  • Brig. Gen. Robin Olds Birthday

    Brigadier General Robin Olds: the legend, the namesake, the original Wolf. Listen to what the legacy of one man means to the Airmen, and Commander, who ensures the Wolf Pack lives up to the expectations of our predecessors.