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Mission

U.S. Air Forces Central delivers dominant coalition air power to secure and stabilize the CENTCOM area of responsibility.

Vision

U.S. Air Forces Central is postured with integrated partners to deter and, if necessary, defeat any regional aggressors or their proxies. 

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#WomensEqualityDay commemorates the addition of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution which granted women the right to vote. On this day, we honor the #courage and #tenacity of the #women and #men who challenged the nation to live up to its founding principles. AFCENT celebrates Women's Equality Day by recognizing the #service of women to the nation. As we shape our future force, we are committed to ensuring that every individual has the opportunity to maximize his or her potential, and can contribute fully in their service to the nation! #equalityforall #votingrights
AIRMEN ALWAYS | Recently, our AFCENT #leadership team visited the 332d and 386th AEWs to see #Airmen and #partners in action as they integrate their unique missions into the #defense of U.S. forces and interests in the region. #Airpower! Where do you think they're headed next on their U.S. Central Command AOR tour? #USAF #AirForce #Military United States Air Force U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) 386th Air Expeditionary Wing 332d Air Expeditionary Wing
EAGLES ENERGIZE FORWARD | Watch as F-15C's "get hyped" during Exercise Hype Eagle! The 159th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron forward deployed to Prince Sultan Air Base to challenge their ability to operate from austere locations and expand their #tactical and #strategic reach while strengthening #coalition and regional #partnerships in the U.S. Central Command AOR. Stay tuned for more products from #HypeEagle #USAF #AirForce #Military #Aviation #Eagles #F15 Florida National Guard United States Air Force U.S. Central Command U.S. DEPARMENT OF DEFENSE
AFCENT and the 379th Air Expeditionary Wing recently hosted Washington Post reporter Adam Taylor to show him how we deliver decisive air/space power on behalf of U.S. Central Command for the security and stability of the region. We do this proudly alongside our #partners and are extremely grateful for the strategic partnership we enjoy with the nation of Qatar! Check out his story here: https://wapo.st/30m2rRj
TOGETHER WE DELIVER | Check out how the #Airmen at Ali Al Salem, Kuwait are working hard to ensure equipment, supplies, and passengers are delivered anywhere and anytime they're needed to provide war-winning #airpower! U.S. Air Forces Central Command | United States Air Force | U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) | 386th Air Expeditionary Wing #USAF #AirForce #Military #Aircraft #Aviation #C130 #NightOps
Happy #NationalAviationDay! Which 2019 U.S. AFCENT #aviation photo do you like the most? U.S. Central Command | United States Air Force | U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) #USAF #AirForce #Military #Aircraft #F35 #F22 #B52 #C17 #F15
A STEP FORWARD | Task Force-Air is responsible for one of the critical Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve - عملية العزم الصلب missions to build the Iraqi Air Enterprise. In that capacity, Task Force-Air builds partner capacity with the Iraqi #AirForce, #Army #Aviation Command and Air #Defense Command as they #train, #advise, #assist and enable operations that integrate essential Iraqi airpower skills. The coalition team consists of #US, #British, #Italian and #Czech advisors focused on enabling a sustainable aerial overmatch against violent extremist organizations, solidifying the independence of the Iraqi Air Enterprise. Iraqi Air Force - القوة الجوية العراقية | U.S. Central Command | U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) | United States Air Force #USAF #Military #Aircraft #F16 #Falcon
#ThursdayVibes | #ICYMI The AFCENT Band performed a pop-up concert at #BagramAirfield! Follow their page to get the latest update from their tour in the U.S. Central Command AoR! U.S. Air Forces Central Command Band page - https://www.facebook.com/AFCENTBand #Military #AirForce #USAF #Music #Live #LiveMusic #Band #Deployment U.S. Department of Defense (DoD)
#AlwaysReady | #ICYMI Exercise Agile Lightning tested the rapid mobility of the F-35A Lightning II team, highlighting the ability to operate from a variety of austere locations, readiness, survivability, and lethality of the aircraft and personnel. Click the link to see more photos from the exercise! http://bit.ly/2KEWsjZ United States Air Force | U.S. Central Command | 332d Air Expeditionary Wing | U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) | Air Combat Command | Air Mobility Command #USAF #AirForce #F35A #Lightning #Aircraft #Exercise #Military #Aviation #Mobility
U.S. AFCENT wishes all of our partners in the region Eid Mubarak.
STRATEGICALLY PREDICTABLE BUT OPERATIONALLY UNPREDICTABLE – Check out our F-35A Lightning II and rapid global mobility team as they demonstrate their ability to operate in austere conditions during the Exercise Agile Lightning! #alwaysready Stay tuned for more products from #AgileLightning! #USAF #AirForce #Military #Aviation #Lightning #F35 United States Air Force U.S. Central Command U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) 332d Air Expeditionary Wing Air Combat Command Air Mobility Command
PROGRESS | The Afghan Air Force (AAF) is steadily continuing along the path to becoming a professional, fully independent, and operationally-capable air force.The 438th Air Expeditionary Wing mission is to train, advise, and assist our Afghan partners in developing a professional, capable, and sustainable Air Force. The 438th's Train, Advice, Assist Command - Air (TAAC-Air) includes coalition partners from the United States, Greece, Czech Republic, Turkey and Denmark in training, advising and assisting today's AAF to develop its organic operational capability. Today, the AAF is actively engaged in military operations to meet Afghan National Security requirements!
FEEDING THE RAPTOR | Check out the latest image of the 28th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron's mission! Click the link to see the full photo gallery: http://bit.ly/2OFV3PH #USAF #AirForce #Military #Aviation #AVGeek #F22 #Raptor #Aircraft #KC135 United States Air Force Air Combat Command Air Mobility Command U.S. Central Command Joint Base Langley-Eustis U.S. Department of Defense (DoD)
SUPERIOR AIR SUPPORT... ALWAYS! | The 908th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron fuels the mission by providing constant readiness and rapid support of air operations in the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility. #USAF #AirForce #Military #Aviation #Aircraft #KC10 United States Air Force U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Air Mobility Command
#MaintenanceMonday | Check out the awesome photos of the maintainers from the 451st Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at Kandahar Airfield!
Congratulations Senior Airman Kubiak! #USAF #AirForce #USAirForce #Defender #SecurityForces Air Force Security Forces
#FighttoWinToday Always! The @378AEW EMDS is put to the test during an evening mass casualty exercise. Take a look… https://t.co/KbXYUnMNSN
AFCENT's own MSgt. Traci Coston is at the top of her game and shares how she became debt free in 14 months! Take a… https://t.co/U0d1etoPZX
Let's all remember to stay safe and have continued vigilance against COVID-19 as we #PosturetoPrevailTomorrow!… https://t.co/La65h9PijJ
Look at our newest members of #TeamPSAB take on the skies! Watch our Airmen fly, fight, and win!… https://t.co/uCxhp1dh7P
The first ADLC graduating class since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic! Take a look at how we work with all of o… https://t.co/7OPV02HERp
#ICYMI The @380AEW Fire and emergency services personnel skills are on full display for a base wide exercise!… https://t.co/2wQSaeHle3
GOALLLLLLLLLL! #TeamPSAB and the Royal Saudi Air Force came together for a friendly game of soccer.… https://t.co/xV1pKMJPDM
Engine trouble? No problem! Our @380AEW maintainers are all over it, without fail. Here's a quick snapshot of the m… https://t.co/TfkWHoKfWV
Check out our @386thAEW vehicle maintenance Airmen keeping us ready to #FighttoWinToday! https://t.co/j9E2QUln8R
AFCENT welcomes our new teammate! Congrats Brig. Gen. Christopher Sage, the new @332RedTails commander. https://t.co/qhav3h1rDS
AFCENT #PosturetoPrevailTomorrow ! Our medical team is making it happen in the AOR delivering blood products down… https://t.co/KjcZYRdxTd
Look at our Airmen go! Getting the mission done as a team! #FighttoWinToday https://t.co/xqJKZ5lCcr
A few quick answers on COVID-19 vaccines: Will a vaccine make me ill? 🤧 - COVID-19 vaccines create a response that… https://t.co/FcyUBlQKi3
In the sky or on the ground, our @grandslamwing Airmen are dedicated! Check out this boom operators story.✈️ We al… https://t.co/1d0ntUX87I
Our @386thAEW Airmen CRUSHED it with the Elite Challenge! A timed push-up, sit-up and pull up challenge followed b… https://t.co/yj4l8r60bb
Our Airmen are literally clearing the stage for our mission. Check out how the @386thAEW Civil Engineer Squadron E… https://t.co/6tgg3V32fh
AFCENT welcomes our new teammate! Congrats Col. Clinton Wilson, the new @386thAEW commander. https://t.co/B2DfyJ7wBh
AFCENT wishes all service members and your families, past, present and future, a HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY! Thank you… https://t.co/MSABxEp0SY
#ICYMI Check out the 379th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron and Qatar Emiri Air Force firefighters in action w… https://t.co/egP1hgSwUY