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  • Hawaii, Guam reservists enhance ADAB’s capabilities

    In order to execute its mission effectively, the 380th Air Expeditionary Wing recently leveraged the expertise of Reserve Citizen Airmen from the 624th Regional Support Group, who bring their civilian skills to support various missions at Al Dhafra Air Base, United Arab Emirates.
  • Managing the Airfield

    The airfield can be a very busy place. Multiple planes take off and land daily, vehicles transport Airmen and equipment to various locations, and even the runway itself can become a task with the maintenance it requires to maintain it. Charged with maintaining the accountability of everything on the airfield is the 380th Expeditionary Operational Support Squadron’s Airfield Managers at Al Dhafra Air Base, United Arab Emirates.
  • EM, Fire Dawgs stay ready through HAZMAT Exercise

    The 380th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Department and Emergency Management flights conducted an outdoor hazardous material exercise at Al Dhafra Air Base, Jan. 4.
  • ADAB & AOR’s Strongest

    Three Airmen assigned to the 380th Air Expeditionary Wing placed in the top three positions in the Strongest in the Area of Responsibility competition at Al Dhafra Air Base, United Arab Emirates, Jan. 4.
  • EFSS delivers during holiday season

    As members of Al Dhafra Air Base, United Arab Emirates brought in the new year, there were numerous events to uphold the Airmen’s spirits during the holiday season. One of the driving forces behind this was the 380th Expeditionary Force Support Squadron whose team went above and beyond to provide its deployed members with countless events to celebrate.
  • 380th ECONS secures purchases and services from local community

    The 380th Expeditionary Contracting Squadron recently made multiple cash purchases totaling about $28K during a government purchase card transition point. The 380th ECONS is focused on expanding the capabilities of the warfighter by making sound business decisions that produce both short-term and long-term advantages. In order to accomplish this task, they constantly evaluate the dynamic environment of the local industry, developing analytical data to leverage fiscal power.
  • REDHORSE and Prime BEEF building up ADAB

    The 1st Expeditionary Civil Engineer Group provides theater-wide, in- and outside-the-wire, and over-the-horizon engineering technical services, light and heavy troop labor construction, and repairs within the U.S. Central Command Area of Responsibility in order to engineer combat power and establish and sustain combat platforms for USCENTCOM and other joint forces. Within the 1st CEG are the 577th Expeditionary Prime Base Engineer Emergency Force and the 557th Expeditionary Rapid Engineer Deployable Heavy Operational Repair Squadron, both sister tenants consisting of two separate construction teams with separate projects at Al Dhafra Air Base, United Arab Emirates.
  • USO Staff and Volunteers: Giving Back to Those who Serve

    The United Service Organizations at Al Dhafra Air Base, United Arab Emirates provides different services and events to deployed members so they can stay connected to their families, friends and home during their deployment.
  • Agents of Hope: ADAB’s Chapel Team

    Comprised of six Airmen from the 380th Air Expeditionary Wing religious support team and two Soldiers from the 1-43 Air Defense Artillery Battalion unit ministry, together these troops make up the U.S. Armed Forces Chapel Team at Al Dhafra Air Base, United Arab Emirates. The team is in charge of consulting with leadership on religious, spiritual, ethical, moral, and morale issues; boosting quality of life at ADAB by hosting and conducting regional trips and organizing events; providing resources for and conduct for worship services; and personally guiding any individual that knocks on their door.
  • 380th Air Expeditionary Wing Fire Department Tests New Water-Saving Method

    The 380th Air Expeditionary Wing Fire Department performed its annual water pump test with a change- using a simple yet innovative method to conserve their water.