• Munitions flight stockpile the Wolf Pack weapons system

    Stockpile management technicians, from the 8th Maintenance Squadron, inspect storage containers at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 29, 2021. Munitions Airmen work with extreme care to handle, store, transport, arm and disarm weapons systems. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Suzie

  • 35th AMU pushes it up during load crew competition

    Airmen from the 35th Aircraft Maintenance Unit pose for a photo during the Third Quarter Load Crew Competition at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 16, 2021. Load crew competitions are held for training and to build esprit de corps. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

  • AF Week in Photos

    This week's photos feature Airmen from around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America. This weekly feature showcases the men and women of the Air Force.

  • 8th FW maintainers ensure airpower readiness

    Airmen from the 8th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron ensure F-16 Fighting Falcons assigned to the 35th Fighter Squadron are ready for flight. Routine maintenance efforts ensure the Wolf Pack is always “Ready to Fight Tonight.”

  • 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

  • Ammo technicians build inventory during routine training event

    Staff Sgt. Chase Wood, 8th Maintenance Squadron munitions inspector, secures munitions to a trailer during a routine training event at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, March 24, 2021. The 8th MXS “Dragons” build and maintain munitions for the 8th Fighter Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior

  • Maintainers construct external fuel tanks

    Airmen 1st Class Vincent Lancia and Sinjin Bunag, 8th Maintenance Squadron external tank farm augmentees, tighten bolts on an external fuel tank at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 8, 2020. Augmentees helped maintainers at the external tank farm construct 370-gallon wing fuel tanks, for

  • Electrical, environmental maintenance keeps F-16 systems online

    There are about 59 different types of aircraft in the U.S. Air Force and each one houses a network of wires that allows the aircraft to function properly. The 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit electrical and environmental shop inspects, troubleshoots and maintains those electrical and environmental

  • Daybreak ready

    An Airman assigned to the 8th Maintenance Group walks down the flightline on Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 28, 2020. Prior to takeoff, maintenance specialists arrive early to inspect, service and prepare aircraft for flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Mya M. Crosby)

  • 80th AMU provides air power

    Maintainers assigned to the 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit prepare F-16 Fighting Falcons for flight at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, July 12, 2020. The maintainers’ key responsibility is to inspect, maintain and repair mechanical and electrical components of the F-16s before and after flight.