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  • MND hosts cultural tour for U.S. service members

    The Republic of Korea Ministry of National Defense hosted a three-day Korean culture tour for more than 50 U.S. military personnel, July 9 – July 11. The Korean MND has been organizing tours since 1972, giving numerous opportunities for U.S. military personnel stationed all over the Korean peninsula to learn more about the vast history and unique culture of their host nation.
  • 7th AF vice commander visits Wolf Pack

    Brig. Gen. David Eaglin, 7th Air Force vice commander, visited the 8th Fighter Wing for an orientation tour July 12. During his visit, he shared his thoughts with 8th Fighter Wing Public Affairs.
  • 8th SFS takes first at PACAF competition

    A team of 8th Security Forces Squadron defenders took first place, during Pacific Air Forces’ Advanced Combat Skills Assessment competition at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, June 24 to 28. The 8th SFS team competed against 10 teams of PACAF’s top defenders. Over the week, the 11 teams competed in numerous events that challenged the defenders’ mental and physical fortitude including hand-to-hand combatives, marksmanship, range estimation, physical fitness, land navigation and building clearing tactics.
  • Memorial service honors MWD Ooyvey

    Military Working Dog Ooyvey was honored during a memorial service held at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, June 19. MWD Ooyvey passed away June 6, 2019, surrounded by the 8th Security Forces Squadron MWD Section. Ooyvey was born Dec. 11, 2009, and raised in a foster home before entering active-duty service on July 18, 2011.
  • Running with Wolf 2

    On Feb. 3, 2002, the New England Patriots defeated the heavily favored St. Louis Rams, 20-17, in Super Bowl XXXVI to take home their first-ever Super Bowl victory. The Patriots’ kicker, Adam Vinatieri, made a 48-yard field goal to win just as the clock hit zero. They shocked fans everywhere, including a young F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, 1st Lt. Lawrence Sullivan, who was watching his hometown team in a dorm at Osan Air Base.
  • Sexual Assault is Sexual Misconduct

    Recently, I had the pleasure of attending a mandatory “Wingman Day” facilitated by 8th Fighter Wing leaders. If you are familiar with mandatory training, that may have seemed like sarcasm; at least that’s what a few of my peers thought when I shared with them how impressed I was with the event. However, it is not. I believe every base should host a Wingman Day.
  • 35th FS launches into Red Flag-Alaska 19-2

    RED FLAG-Alaska 19-2, a training exercise hosted at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, began June 6 and is scheduled to continue through June 21.
  • 8 FW Leaders Honor Korean Memorial Day

    A local cemetery is displayed during the 64th Korean Memorial Day ceremony at a local cemetery in Gunsan City, Republic of Korea, June 6, 2019. Korean Memorial Day is a national holiday dedicated to commemorating the lives of both men and women who died while in military service or during the independence movement. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior
  • Wolf Pack Airmen crush Distant Frontier, prep for Red Flag-Alaska

    Airmen from the 8th Fighter Wing are no strangers to working around the clock to conduct flying operations. This remains to be true even when they are on temporary duty and participating in back-to-back exercises.
  • Wolf Pack welcomes Wolf 59

    The Wolf Pack welcomed Col. Tad Clark as the new 8th Fighter Wing commander during a change of command ceremony at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 31.
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