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  • Red Tails support Afghanistan noncombatant evacuation operation

    Airmen with the 332nd AEW continue to return to base following various forward deployments in support of the Afghanistan noncombatant evacuation operation.
  • Red Tails welcome new 332nd AEW Commander

    U.S. Joint and Coalition service members gathered to welcome the new commander of the 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing during a change of command June 20 in Southwest Asia.
  • Beneath the Skies: Aircraft Maintainers

    One of the largest support structures here at the 332d Air Expeditionary Wing can be broadly defined as aircraft maintainers. This not only includes those individuals who perform pre-flight, thru-flight (where an aircraft returns from a mission then embarks on another mission within a couple hours) and post-flight safety and function checks, but also several “back shops” which specialize in a certain aspect of the aircraft’s function such as weapons, guidance or propulsion systems.
  • CSAF, CMSAF visit 332 AEW Airmen

    Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein and Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright visit the 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing members at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia. Goldfein and Wright spent much of the day touring facilities and gaining insight into the base's current mission sets.
  • 407 AEG hosts joint professional enhancement course

    Airmen, Sailors, Marines and a Soldier gathered in the deployment processing center at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia for two days of joint professional development Nov. 27-28.
  • 332nd ECS stays combat ready

    The 332nd Expeditionary Communications Squadron held a unit-wide exercise March 22, 2018, at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia.
  • (Dis)assembly required: 332d EMXS conducts F-15 phase maintenance

    An F-15E Strike Eagle assigned to the 336th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron underwent a full phase maintenance and inspection March 1, 2018, at an undisclosed location. Aircraft receive phase maintenance at set intervals to ensure maximum safety and operability. During phase maintenance, every panel on the aircraft is removed and underlying components are inspected or replaced to ensure the aircraft can be safely operated to its potential going forward.
  • Red Tails extend spirit of service to local schools

    Members of 332nd Mission Support Group, hands out donation to school children Feb. 26, 2018, at an undisclosed location in Southeast Asia. Service members reached out to family and friends back home and were able to provide school supplies and soccer balls to two local schools, as well as clothing, books, and hygiene products for refugees in the region.
  • Fly Another Day: Firefighters train for aircrew evac

    Tech Sgt. Kaleb Draper, a firefighter assigned to the 332d Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron, pulls a simulated casualty from the cockpit of an F-15E Strike Eagle during emergency egress training February 14, 2018 in Southwest Asia. The scenario involved a pilot who had become incapacitated and lost communication with air traffic control. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Joshua Kleinholz)
  • Red Tail maintainers shine with MAJCOM award

    Aircraft maintenance professionals assigned to the 332d Air Expeditionary Wing put up some extraordinary numbers in 2017, each and every man and woman making their own contributions to the historic air campaign against Islamic State militants throughout Southwest Asia. In recognition of the invaluable roll they played in the successful execution of Operation Inherent Resolve objectives, Air