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  • Local Korean schoolchildren meet the Wolf Pack

    The 8th Fighter Wing hosted more than 20 school-age children from around the local area during a tour of Kunsan Air Base Aug. 2. For many of the children, the tour was a unique opportunity to visit and interact with American Airmen for the first time.
  • Smoking, the military, and your health

    Substance use and abuse is a major concern to the health, resiliency and readiness of our nation’s military. Among the many products that may be used and lead to addictive behaviors, tobacco stands out for its legality, availability, history with the military, status with Congress and lobbyists and low prices on military installations. Tobacco and the military have a long, entwined history, from Gen. MacArthur and his corncob pipe to Gen. LeMay’s cigars. However, public health studies show us that tobacco has several detrimental effects on our ability to be warfighters.
  • 8th FW tests responders’ mettle in active shooter training event

    The 8th Fighter Wing conducted an active shooter training Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. The training event was aimed at measuring the emergency response capabilities of different organizations on base.
  • 8th FW commander holds first all call

    Col. Tad “Wolf” Clark and Chief Master Sgt. Steve “Wolf Chief” Cenov hosted their first commander’s call to relay the wing priorities to members of the Wolf Pack, July 26. The new 8th Fighter Wing commander and command chief started the all call by showing family photos and sharing personal stories to demonstrate that they also experience the highs and lows of being separated from their loved ones.
  • 7th Air Force commander shares officer development changes with 8th Fighter Wing

    Lt. Gen. Kenneth S. Wilsbach, 7th Air Force commander, visited the 8th Fighter Wing and held an officer all call at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 19, 2019.
  • 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.
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