• PSAB POL Airmen perform Army FARP

    Airmen from the 378th Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron conducted a Forward Area Refueling Point refueling of an Army Task Force Javelin UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter March 5, 2021.
  • Sky Shield II enables further interoperability training

    Members of the 379th Air Expeditionary Wing, 380th AEW, 332nd AEW, Qatar Emiri Air Force and French Air Force participated in Exercise Sky Shield II at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, March 1-3, 2021.
  • ISR platforms level-up in Agile Combat Employment capstone

    Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance platforms assigned to the 380th Air Expeditionary Wing conducted rapid airpower movements in support of a U.S. Air Forces Central Agile Combat Employment capstone event from Feb. 28 to March 4.
  • Small-town friends reunite at CAOC

    After more than 20 years in the Air Force, Miller and Kermoade have traveled the world, created families, and embarked on career paths that amazingly crossed. Through all the trials and tribulations, they both agree that the small town of Superior gave them the foundation they needed thrive in the U.S. Air Force. At the Combined Air Operations Center, Miller and Kermoade are part of a team that commands and controls air operations in the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility; a 20-nation region stretching from Northeast Africa across the Middle East to Central and South Asia. 
  • AFCENT DCFACC visits Prince Sultan Air Base

    Maj. Gen. Michael Koscheski, U.S. Air Forces Central Deputy Commander and Deputy Combined Force Air Component Commander, toured Prince Sultan Air Base, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, March 5, 2021.
  • USAF conducts ACE capstone event

    A pilot with the 77th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron pilot, prepares for flight during an Agile Combat Employment capstone event Feb. 27, 2021, at an airbase in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. U.S. Air Forces Central aircraft and personnel worked with joint and regional partners on a variety of tasks including hot-pit refueling and crew-swap
  • F-15E Strike Eagles perform ICT during ACE capstone event

    An F-15E Strike Eagle assigned to the 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing taxis during an integrated combat turn training event at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, March 3, 2021. ICTs allow for a rapid redeployment of forces to ensure protection of U.S. Central Command’s area of responsibility. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Greg Erwin)
  • New course trains religious support teams for deployed environments

    The first iteration of the Fieldcraft Chaplain Corps Course began March 1-5, 2021, at the U.S. Air Force Expeditionary Operations School collocated with the U.S. Air Force Expeditionary Center headquarters at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey.
  • Capstone event validates AFCENT ACE capabilities

    U.S. Air Forces Central conducted an Agile Combat Employment capstone event across the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility Feb. 28 through March 5, 2021. ACE is a concept that leverages networks of bases, multi-capable Airmen, pre-positioned equipment and airlift operations to rapidly deploy and maneuver around the globe.