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  • Juvats secure weapons, the win

    Staff Sgt. Azby Rockowitz, and Senior Airmen Nathaniel Randall and Eustacio Marquez, 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit weapons Crew #27 team members, react after winning the 2021 2nd Quarterly Weapons Load Crew and Dedicated Crew Chief Competition at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Aug. 7, 2021. The weapons load crews competed in written and
  • Flight line faces: Juvats

    Staff Sgt. Zachary Rowe, 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit weapons load crew team lead, stands in modified Mission Oriented Protective Posture Level 4 at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 28, 2021. The 80th Fighter Squadron and 80th AMU, also known as the Juvats, rely on the support from multiple other units, such as the 8th Logistics Readiness
  • Maintainers launch airpower during RED FLAG-Alaska 21-2

    Airman 1st Class Matthew Wood, 8th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, left, and Senior Airman Kodi Vigil, 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, pose for a photo during Red Flag-Alaska 21-2 at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, June 18, 2021. RF-A is a Pacific Air Forces-directed field training exercise designed to provide U.S. and allied
  • Wolf Pack celebrates Wolf 60 final flight

    Col. Chris Hammond, 8th Fighter Wing commander, smiles after his final flight at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 25, 2021. Hammond served a short tour at Kunsan as the 60th commander, also known as Wolf 60, and will continue his Air Force career serving as the Senior Air Force Planner for Joint Chiefs of Staff and National Security Council
  • Wolf Pack, Mustangs charge runway

    Staff Sgt. Edward Figueroa-Rodriguez and Senior Airman D’Andre Daniels, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chiefs, prepare an F-16 Fighting Falcon wing for routine maintenance at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, April 20, 2021. Crew chiefs are responsible for performing preventive, routine and specialized maintenance on aircraft to maintain
  • Med Hawks progress response time

    An Airman from the 8th Medical Group briefs simulated victims during a routine training event at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, March 25, 2021. The 8th MDG worked to improve their response time to the scene, as well as providing efficient and proper health care to the simulated victims. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Mya M. Crosby)
  • Wolf Pack celebrates Women’s History Month: maintenance edition

    Each March we celebrate Women’s History Month. This is the third story in a series of women serving here at the Wolf Pack. “Be assertive in what you say or believe,” said Airman 1st Class Toni Jakes, 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief. “To be one of us, it takes tough skin, confidence and being able to stand up for yourself.”
  • Wolf Pack medic gets vaccinated after contracting COVID-19

    Staff Sgt. Rebekah Crosswhite, 8th Operational Medical Readiness Squadron medical technician, prepares the injection site for Master Sgt. Linwood Cypress, 8th Healthcare Operations Squadron superintendent, at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Feb. 1, 2021. Cypress, a qualified first responder and medical professional, opted to receive the
  • Wolf Pack brings the heat during Annual Load Crew Competition

    Senior Airman Merlin Reiland, 8th Maintenance Squadron load crew team member, looks through a toolbox during the Annual Load Crew Competition at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Feb. 6, 2021. Three teams completed in four categories to include dress and appearance, a weapons knowledge test, a toolbox inspection and a weapons load. (U.S. Air
  • Kunsan holds inaugural Airpower Leadership Academy course

    Professional development allows Airmen, of all ranks, to take charge of their careers. The Air Force is continuously working towards improving Airmen’s professional and personal growth. The 8th Fighter Wing hosted their inaugural Airpower Leadership Academy course at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 17, 2020. The graduating class consisted of Airmen working toward being better individuals and leaders for themselves and to their fellow Airmen.