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  • AUAB trains for battlefield medicine

    In an effort to enhance contingency and wartime response capabilities, the 379th Expeditionary Medical Group held three Tactical Combat Casualty Care introduction courses at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar from Oct. 16-24, 2019.
  • 379 AEW receives Meritorious Unit Award

    The 379th Air Expeditionary Wing and its tenant units were awarded the Meritorious Unit Award, for exceptional performance in support of Operation’s Freedom Sentinel and Inherent Resolve between June 1, 2018 and May 31, 2019, by U.S. Air Forces Central Command, at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar.
  • Cybersecurity: why it matters

    Cyber-attacks on Air Force networks can have a devastating impact on critical infrastructure, networks, weapons platforms and other assets. The responsibility for maintaining a secure network falls on everyone who accesses it; from a junior Airman in maintenance all the way up to the installation commander.
  • JSTARS: numbers don’t lie

    The 7th Expeditionary Airborne Command and Control Squadron reached a major milestone by flying the E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System for more than 113,000 combat hours in support of coalition operations throughout the Gulf region Sept. 30, 2019.
  • The Independence Dining Facility re-opens

    he Independence Dining Facility opens its doors for business on Oct. 1, 2019 after being shut down for two months to address maintenance concerns involving pests. During the closure, members of the 379th Expeditionary Medical Operations Squadron Public Health element, played a vital role in ensuring all issues in the facility that led to the closure, were addressed by the 379th Expeditionary Force Support Squadron and the 379th Civil Engineer Squadron. The facility is ready for normal operations.
  • VCSAF talks future Air Force with Al Udeid Airmen

    Air Force Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Stephen W. Wilson visited Al Udeid Air Base to gain a better understanding of current operational successes and challenges in the U.S. Air Force Central Command area of responsibility as well as impart Headquarters Air Force strategic vision, Sept. 25-27, 2019. During his visit, Wilson received a first-hand look at the 379th Air Expeditionary Wing, where he was briefed on AUAB’s present and future missions and the buildout of Al Udeid.
  • What’s your purpose?

    It’s 5:10 a.m., and this Airman woke up to take charge of the day. His future stares back at him, as he propels himself forward, in the direction of his dream. His goal, to make a difference. He is Senior Airman Orain Edwards, and he exemplifies what it means to be a well-rounded Airman.
  • 379 AEW holds 9/11 Memorial Ceremony

    Brig. Gen. Daniel Tulley, 379th Air Expeditionary Wing commander, provides remarks during the 9/11 Memorial Ceremony at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, on Sept. 11, 2019. During his speech, he reminded everyone that we cannot forget the individuals lost on 9/11 or their loved ones. He stated, their sacrifice has guided the actions of Team Al Udeid.
  • Today is your birthday

    You’ve left us far too soon and it hurts knowing that there’s nothing we can do to bring you back. Since learning of your death, things truly haven’t been the same. Our family has gone through the all the emotions and so has every one of the friends that were left behind. You died of suicide, after suffering from depression and it hurts so bad knowing that I couldn’t save you. It hurts even more knowing that while you were in your darkest hour, I was deployed more than 7,000 miles away from you, I didn’t know. I would have done anything to make sure you knew how much everyone loved, cared about and supported you.
  • Welding in progress

    Staff Sgt. Edgardo Marin, 379th Expeditionary Maintenance Squadron aircraft metals technology craftsman, welds a part of a cruise missile cart for a joint partner unit at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, on Sept. 5, 2019. The 379th Expeditionary Maintenance Group is a total force team comprised of Airmen and aircraft that generates combat airpower and