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Mission

U.S. Air Forces Central delivers dominant coalition air power to secure and stabilitze 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
Today is National Voters Registration Day!! Are you ready to vote? Of course you are! Are registered to vote? NO!!!… https://t.co/w2AWTJxcah
⛽️FILL'ER UP🦅 A U.S. Air Force F-15E Strike Eagle receives fuel from a KC-135 Stratotanker over Southwest Asia. 📸… https://t.co/1r56dnlqh8
Don't you wish your mechanic had a 96% mission capability rating!! #ReadyAF #WinToday #prevailtomorrowhttps://t.co/BVPtKNQuff
The first fully qualified crew under the new crew design for the E-3 G Airborne Warning and Control System reached… https://t.co/dVrTMJUsrG
Every Airman counts Every Airman matters One team, one fight #WinToday #PrevailTomorrow #EmbraceEqualityhttps://t.co/tmTsjezz0W
Congratulations to the @378AEW and the @1stCombatCamera for making it into last weeks Air Force Week in Photos! 📸 b… https://t.co/g0lbTkXkPW
USAFCENT continues to support our resolute partners by helping provide airpower to deliver assets across the… https://t.co/7ISseiv3Jg
RT @grandslamwing: Happy Birthday @usairforce, 73 looks great on you! You're timeless. (U.S. Air Force video by Senior Airman Ashley Perdu…
RT @cmsaf_official: Teammates — we hear you. Continuing in unprecedented times....managing official/primary duties, child care, virtual s…
U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Kenneth F. McKenzie, commander of U.S. Central Command, recently visited the 727th Expeditio… https://t.co/Xl3lzDQhkm
RT @usairforce: .@SecAFOfficial announced a new weapon system designator - the eSeries. #vASC2020 https://t.co/1uavZSZVeq
USAFCENT Airmen and coalition partners are executing missions of national, regional and global importance and Exerc… https://t.co/Vq7eAKphwK
RT @usairforce: .@GenCQBrownJr at the @AirForceAssoc virtual Air Space and Cyber Conference. #vASC2020 https://t.co/0kLjvUilE9 https://t.…
Fatal vehicle accident at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait An Airman deployed to Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, was k… https://t.co/FUeXyUPYRr
Members of the 378th Air Expeditionary Wing and Royal Saudi Air Force participated in a joint emergency response tr… https://t.co/Lp9HlkvIMk
The sky is the limit! 📸photo by Senior Airman Duncan C. Bevan #ReadyAF #WinToday #PrevailTomorrowhttps://t.co/6MitDKvomu
Congratulations to the 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing for making it into last weeks Air Force Week in Photos! 📸 by M… https://t.co/CsJ4HjeQO8