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  • Kunsan Leader awarded 2019 Federal Engineer of the Year

    U.S. Air Force Maj. Justin “Devil 2” Delorit, 8th Civil Engineer Squadron deputy commander, was selected as the 2019 NSPE Federal Engineer of the Year at the 40th Annual FEYA Banquet at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., on February 22, 2019.
  • ROK-US alliance continues through unified Public Affairs training

    JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii -- Members of the Republic of Korea’s Air Force Public Affairs leadership team traveled to Pacific Air Force Headquarters to conduct periodic PA cooperation training Sept. 11-13.
  • Wolf Pack tests combat capabilities in large force employment drill

    The 8th Fighter Wing conducted a large force employmentdrill in which the35th and 80th launched more than 20 aircraft to test itsability to conductcombat operations with a large number of aircraft in theair on November 17,2017. The 8th FW regularly train using these proceduresgiving the pilots,maintainers and supporting personnel the opportunity
  • PACE workshop with Wolf Pack Leaders

    The Profession of Arms Center of Excellence conducted a Leadership Behavior DNA workshop at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Sep. 1, 2017. Leadership teams from different organizations around Kunsan were given the opportunity to develop their interpersonal communication and decision-making skills by taking part in the workshop. The participants
  • FARP Exercise Demonstrates 2CAB Readiness and Operational Reach

    Soldiers with the U.S. Army E Forward Support Company, 4-2 Attack Reconnaissance Battalion, 2nd Combat Aviation Brigade conducted Forward Arming and Refueling Point training in support of over-water, joint and multinational training at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea on Aug. 7, 2017 demonstrating the readiness, integration, and capabilities of
  • The force behind the machines: 8th CES EOD receives maintenance, operational training

    "The machine is only as smart as its operator,” said U.S. Air Force Tech Sgt. Travis Finborg, 8th Civil Engineering Squadron Explosive Ordinance Disposal logistics section chief.This week, 15 Airmen assigned to the explosive ordinance disposal flight from both Osan Air Base and Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea took the opportunity to train with
  • 2-1 ADA conducts FTX

    U.S. Army Alpha Battery, 2nd Battalion, 1st Air Defense Artillery Regiment conducted a week-long Battalion Field Training Exercise at Kunsan Air Base on July 23. Members of A/2-1 trained on operation, manning, sustainment, and employment of the Patriot Weapons system.Like any weapon system, once fired, the Patriot missile system must be reloaded.
  • ROKAF integrate with HAZMAT response team

    Republic of Korea Air Force members watch as 8th Civil Engineer Squadron readiness and emergency management flight Airmen perform tests to identify an unknown substance in a training scenario at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 21, 2017. The training gave members a better understanding of hazardous material response equipment and
  • ROKAF increases interoperability with Wolf Pack

    Republic of Korea Air Force Col. Cha, Jun Seon, center left, 38th Fighter Group commander, poses with 8th Fighter Wing leadership at Kunsan Air Base, ROK, July 18, 2017. Cha took part in an immersion program that integrates U.S. and ROKAF leadership and strengthens our ability to conduct joint operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman
  • Future leaders run with Wolf Pack

    Six U.S. Air Force Academy cadets traveled to Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, as part of the Operation Air Force program from June 29 to July 12, 2017.Operation Air Force allows cadets to receive a firsthand look at the daily tasks of Airmen who make the mission happen on an operational base as they begin their Air Force journey.“Airmen here