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A pilot assigned to the 492nd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron readies his F-15E Strike Eagle for an early-morning takeoff October 4, 2017, at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia. The 492nd EFS flew thousands of sorties night and day for the last six months, providing close-air support for Coalition ground forces and striking Islamic State forces in the region. Madhatters build on legacy of accomplishment
Ambiguity, discipline, and innovation—three words used by the 492nd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron commander, Lt. Col. Jeremy Renken to summarize his squadron’s pivotal role in Operation Inherent Resolve. Having already added to their history of combat excellence beating back Islamic State defensive lines in Iraq during a previous deployment in
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Brig. Gen. Kyle W. Robinson, 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing commander, left, passes the guidon to Col. Bradley D. Nielsen, during the 332nd Expeditionary Medical Group assumption of command ceremony October 16, 2017, in Southwest Asia. The passing of a guidon symbolizes a unit’s transfer of command. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sergeant Samuel O’Brien 332nd EMDG welcomes new commander
Brig. Gen. Kyle W. Robinson, 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing commander, left, passes the guidon to Col. Bradley D. Nielsen, during the 332nd Expeditionary Medical Group assumption of command ceremony October 16, 2017, in Southwest Asia. The passing of a guidon symbolizes a unit’s transfer of command. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sergeant Samuel O’Brien
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SSgt Mark Wheeler, U.S. Air Force Central Command band percussionist, powers through a drum solo during a performance at an Oktoberfest celebration Sept. 24, 2017, in Southwest Asia. The USAFCENT band is composed of musicians who tour and perform throughout the region to encourage troop morale, diplomacy, and outreach to host nation communities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua Kleinholz) AFCENT band rocks Coalition Oktoberfest
SSgt Mark Wheeler, U.S. Air Force Central Command band percussionist, powers through a drum solo during a performance at an Oktoberfest celebration Sept. 24, 2017, in Southwest Asia. The USAFCENT band is composed of musicians who tour and perform throughout the region to encourage troop morale, diplomacy, and outreach to host nation communities.
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Attendees cheer as Lt. Col. Scott May assumed command of the 332nd Expeditionary Maintenance Squadron during a change of command ceremony October 6, 2017 in Southwest Asia. The 332nd EMXS is responsible for all aspects of maintenance on F-15E Strike Eagles supporting Operation Inherent Resolve. (U.S. air Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua Kleinholz) 332nd EMXS welcomes new commander
Attendees cheer as Lt. Col. Scott May assumed command of the 332nd Expeditionary Maintenance Squadron during a change of command ceremony October 6, 2017 in Southwest Asia. The 332nd EMXS is responsible for all aspects of maintenance on F-15E Strike Eagles supporting Operation Inherent Resolve. (U.S. air Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua
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U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Robert Kessler, 332nd Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron NCO in charge of fuels distribution, greets a member of the Belgian military July 24, 2017, in Southwest Asia. The 332nd ELRS not only supplies fuel for U.S. armed forces, but Coalition Partners as well. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Damon Kasberg) Fuels flight supplies fight
It takes Airmen from many career fields working as one team to get aircraft off the ground, into the sky to complete missions and return home. These jobs range from maintaining aircraft, monitoring weather, preparing munitions and providing intelligence on threats throughout the area of responsibility.The 332nd Expeditionary Logistics Readiness
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Members of the Jordanian military stand guard July 26, 2017, in Southwest Asia. The Jordanian military and U.S. Air Force work side-by-side to ensure the instillation is secure. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Damon Kasberg) Base defense, a partnership effort
An emergency hits a military installation. There’s some confusion as people attempt to figure out the situation and how to respond. This is where members of the base defense operations center shine.From this location service members monitor base security, coordinate with the correct organizations to make sure first responders know what to expect on
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Airman 1st Class Logan Trowbridge, 332nd Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron vehicle maintainer, works beneath a heavy-duty truck, Sept. 14, 2017, in Southwest Asia. Vehicle maintenance Airmen contribute directly to the mission by ensuring that vehicles used to fuel aircraft, deliver food and equipment, maintain installation security, construct new facilities and transport weapons are all kept in good operating condition. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua Kleinholz) Vehicle maintenance running on all cylinders
The 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing has a very important job to do. Taking the fight directly to remaining Islamic State forces with relentless daily air strikes requires a constant flow of aircraft circling the battlespace overhead.  Meeting the demands of such a mission requires an extensive logistical network focused on getting the right people to
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Tech. Sgt. Keith Rochford, 332nd Expeditionary Maintenance Squadron weapons load crew chief, offloads a missile from an F-15E Strike Eagle, August 13, 2017, in Southwest Asia. Missiles must be routinely inspected to ensure they will function properly when needed. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Damon Kasberg) Weapons Airmen arm aircraft for fight against ISIS
The F-15E Strike Eagle is a dual-role fighter aircraft designed to perform air-to-air and air-to-ground missions. An array of avionics and electronics systems gives it the capability to fight at low altitude, day or night, and in all weather. But without weapons, this highly-capable aircraft couldn’t bring the fight needed throughout Southwest Asia
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National Suicide Prevention Month 5k National Suicide Prevention Month 5k
Service members assigned to the 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing hit their stride and cruised through the National Suicide Prevention Month 5k run Sept. 9, 2017 in Southwest Asia. Prior to the run, participants received information on how to maintain mental, physical, social and spiritual fitness in the face of personal and professional challenges.
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2017
Army mom there for Air Force son Army mom there for Air Force son
Sgt. Maj. Janet Blunt, U.S. Army Central Forward Command Post G-4 Sgt. Maj. of logistics, attended her son’s promotion ceremony to technical sergeant Sept. 1, 2017, in Southwest Asia. Blunt and her son Tech. Sgt. Jason Blunt, 557th Expeditionary RED HORSE craft lead, are both currently deployed to separate undisclosed locations, but through some coordination she was able surprise her him and be the person to place on his new rank.
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