• 2006 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report for Kunsan Air Base

    The Bioenviornmental Engineering Flight recently released the 2006 Drinking Water Quality Report. The base's drinking water meets all U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Air Force regulations. In 2006, the flight tested the drinking water for more than 70 contaminants. All 70 plus contaminants were well below EPA and Air Force standards.
  • Wolf Pack members receive Article 15 punishments

    Twelve members of the Wolf Pack recently received punishment under Article 15 of the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ). An airman first class from the 8th Security Forces Squadron received an Article 15 punishment for failure to go and violating a lawful general regulation, in violation of Articles 86 and 92. The member was apprehended for
  • Airman's Roll Call addresses uniform updates

    This week's Airman's Roll Call focuses on updates to the Airman Battle Uniform and physical training uniform. Air Force officials are cautioning Airmen to resist rushing to commercial manufacturers who have begun advertising the availability of the new Airman Battle Uniform. Officials said these uniforms are not the authorized items provided by the
  • Pride of the Pack: Tech. Sgt Richard Barrett

    Tech. Sgt. Richard Barrett from the 8th Maintenance Squadron was selected as the 8th Fighter Wing's Pride of the Pack for the week of June 18. 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
  • Wolf Pack pays tribute to General Olds

    Members of the 8th Fighter Wing, better known as the "Wolf Pack," honored Brig. Gen. Robin Olds, who passed away June 14, during a commemoration event June 19. General Olds also know as the first "Wolf" and former commander of the 8th Tactical Fighter Wing was a triple ace fighter pilot who shot down 16 enemy aircraft during World War II and
  • 555th FS members return to the “Wolfpack”

    After being away for years, the 555th Fighter Squadron reunited with the 8th Fighter Wing's "Wolfpack" during the squadron's deployment to Kunsan Air Base June 19. The 555th FS has lineage to the "Wolfpack" dated back to 1966 when the 555th Tactical Fighter Squadron moved to Ubon Air Base, Thailand to join the 8th Tactical Fighter Wing. Currently,
  • “Med Dawgs” welcome new commander

    Members of the 8th Medical Group better known as the "Med Dawgs," welcomed their new commander during a change of command ceremony held June 18 here at hangar three. Col. Hernando Ortega relinquished command to Col. Rose Layman former deputy commander of the 49th Medical Group, Holloman AFB, N.M. Col. CQ "Wolf" Brown, 8th Fighter Wing commander,
  • Wolf Pack Warrior Mourned

    The Wolf Pack mourns its first Wolf, Brig. Gen. Robin "Wolf" Olds who passed June 14 from congested heart failure. This triple ace fighter pilot who shot down 16 enemy aircraft during World War II and Vietnam will be remembered for a variety of heroic acts, his true leadership and being the founder of the Wolf Pack. "Our hearts and prayers go out
  • 7AF units, ROKAF conclude large scale flying exercise

    The two wings from 7th Air Force and Republic of Korea air wings from across the peninsula participated in a week-long Combined Large Force Exercise (CLFE) that culminated in a 38 aircraft training scenario, focusing on joint Air-to-Air and Air-to-Ground tactics in the Eastern Training Complex June 14. The exercise, which concluded with the debrief
  • Wolf Pack can succeed by developing sound judgment

    In 1967, Col. Robin Olds brilliantly devised and executed his plan for Wolf Pack pilots to ambush North Vietnamese Migs during Operation Bolo. The result was seven enemy aircraft shot down in mere hours. Colonel Olds' pilots achieved these kills through an elaborate ruse. They flew their F-4s in profiles similar to the more vulnerable F-105s,