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  • Coalition forces build camaraderie on ‘Sports Day’

    Coalition forces at Al Udeid Air Base competed in individual and team sports during Qatari National Sports Day, Feb. 12, 2019.
  • Top ACC leaders visit Al Udeid

    Air Combat Command’s top leaders traveled to Al Udeid Feb. 11, 2019, to visit deployed Airmen and discuss ACC support to the U.S. Air Forces Central Command mission delivering decisive air and space power on behalf of U.S. Central Command for the security and stability of the region.
  • Qatar Emiri Air Force top leader visits 379th Air Expeditionary Wing

    Armagost and Maj. Gen. (Pilot) Mubarak Mohammed Al-Khiyareen, Qatar Emiri Air Force commander, shared best practices in order to foster a stronger relationship and continued success in working together toward the common goal of peace and stability in the region.
  • 379th ELRS earns first ‘Daedalian’ award

    The 379th Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron receiv ed the “Daedalian” award during a ceremony Feb. 11, 2019, declaring them the best LRS unit in U.S. Air Forces Central Command and Air Combat Command.
  • USO reading program brings AUAB families closer

    Al Udeid’s United Service Organizations Bob Hope Legacy Reading Program, provides service members an alternate communication resource to keep in touch with loved ones globally. The program provides free recording and postage services to service members, allowing them to record themselves reading books provided through the program and mail the audio file home along with the books they read free of charge.
  • ‘Echo Company’ Soldiers maintain AUAB air defenses

    Al Udeid Air Base is home to more than just Airmen and aircraft. U.S. Army soldiers from Echo Company, 1st Battalion, 43rd Air Defense Artillery regiment, 11th ADA Brigade also call Al Udeid home, providing support to the 1-43rd’s automotive, communications, and ground support equipment for U.S. Central Command’s “Patriot Air Defense” capability.
  • AUAB power projection: PRIME BEEF

    Airmen from the 577th Expeditionary Prime Base Engineer Emergency Force Squadron (PRIME BEEF) have a wide reach in the U.S. Air Forces Central Command area of responsibility. PRIME BEEF Airmen plan and execute construction projects throughout U.S. Air Forces Central Command’s area of responsibility, forward deploying teams from Al Udeid to accomplish their mission downrange while keeping some Airmen back to ensure teams get the support they need.
  • PMEL flight – domination through calibration

    Airmen of the 379th Expeditionary Maintenance Squadron’s Precision Measurement Equipment Laboratory play a “precise” role at Al Udeid, ensuring Airmen have the accurate, well calibrated tools needed to project airpower throughout the U.S. Air Forces Central Command area of responsibility.
  • Fuels lab keeps AUAB combat ready

    Airmen from the 379th Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels lab work around the clock to help aircraft deliver decisive air power in the Air Forces Central Command area of responsibility. As the largest fuel operation in the Department of Defense, Airmen from the fuels lab must work together to inspect various types of fuel including gasoline, diesel fuel and Jet Propellant-8 to ensure products are free of contaminants.
  • Maintenance leader champions innovation through recognition

    “The world’s greatest Air Force – powered by Airmen, fueled by innovation.” That sentence from the Air Force vision statement rings true at the 379th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, where Lt. Col. David Thompson, 379th EAMXS commander, created an award to recognize innovative Airmen within his unit.
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