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  • Kunsan Airmen remember fallen comrade

    Members of the 8th Fighter Wing "Wolf Pack" came together at the base chapel for a memorial service remembering the spirit, impact and friendship of a fallen Airman May 14.   The 45-minute service was held for 15-year Air Force veteran Tech. Sgt. Michael Cook, a member assigned to the 8th Communications Squadron who died in his dormitory room May
  • Mayor, Gunsan City officials recognize outgoing leadership

    Just like a good neighbor who gives a send off to those moving away from their neighborhood, Gunsan City mayor Moon, Dong Shin and other leaders recognized current 8th Fighter Wing leadership May 10 for their commitment to the community.   The evening dinner, hosted by members of the Korean American Friendship Council, gave way to praises and warm
  • Logisticians intramural volleyball champions

    With a chance to go undefeated, the 8th Logistics Readiness Squadron lost their first match, but kept their focus in the second, defeating the 8th Communications Squadron 25-18 and 25-16 during the 2007 base intramural volleyball championship May 11.   The communicator's fates were sealed when LRS setter Bryan Brewer passed the ball to blocker Jeff
  • Pride of the Pack: Master Sgt. Michael Fisher

    Master Sgt. Michael Fisher from the 8th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron was selected as the 8th Fighter Wing Pride of the Pack for the week of May 14. Each week the 8th Fighter Wing commander recognizes one member of the Wolf Pack by awarding them with a Pride of the Pack certificate for their stellar commitment to excellence and superior mission
  • PBD-720 allows groups to merge precious resources

    Kunsan squadrons are merging their commander's support staff as part of Air Force Smart Operations-21 initiatives to overcome manning cuts directed by Presidential Budget Directive, or PBD-720.   Squadrons across the 8th Fighter Wing, under the planned cuts, are merging, and in some cases, have merged their collective information managers and
  • Kunsan Airman found dead identified

    An Airman found dead in his dorm room May 8 has been identified.   Tech. Sgt. Michael Cook, 8th Communications Squadron, was found by members of his unit after he failed to report to duty the morning of May 8.   The active-duty non-commissioned officer's death is currently under investigation. Members of the 8th Security Forces Squadron and the Air
  • 'Combat Shield' helps Wolf Pack reinforce electronic warfare capabilities

    The 8th Fighter Wing "Wolf Pack" initiated Combat Shield May 7 as part of the wing's ability to maintain a constant deterrent against North Korean aggression.  Combat Shield, an electronic warfare assessment program hosted by the 53rd Electronic Warfare Group, based at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., primarily assists wing commanders in determining a
  • Kunsan Airman found dead in dormitory

    A technical sergeant with the 8th Communications Squadron was found dead in their dorm room, building 522 May 8.  The Airman's name is being withheld pending next of kin notification.  Air Force officials are investigating the incident.
  • New bus tour helps new Kunsan Airmen see community

    It was sort of confusing for Airman 1st Class Joel Rivera. The hongul written everywhere definitely didn't help him much. And trying to get to the bus station would be difficult, except this Airman had an invaluable resource to take advantage of.  Airman Rivera, assigned to the 8th Communications Squadron, is one of the first Wolf Pack members to
  • Air Force fosters "warrior ethos" in all Airmen

    Whether it's the recent changes to basic military training, continual preparation for deployments, engaging in combat or new and better uniforms, Air Force leaders are instilling a warrior mindset in Airmen. That warrior ethos -- the foundation of what it means to be an Airman -- traces its roots to the era when the Air Force first became an
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