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  • 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
  • United we deploy

    The 350th Air Refueling Squadron, from McConnell Air Force Base is bringing change to the deployment process.
  • Team AUAB hosts Congressional Delegation

    Members of a Congressional Delegation visit to to Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar on Aug. 30. 2019. Four members of congress representing California, Texas and Guam, learned about AUAB’s strategic location. The group also learned about the AUAB build-out, the U.S. and Qatar partnership and AUAB’s role in maintaining region stability.
  • Out with the old in with the new

    This month, the 8th Expeditionary Air Mobility Squadron Airmen, changed the way they process people for redeployment. The old process was not only taxing for the Airmen working but redeployers as well.
  • Qatar Defense Attaché visits AUAB

    Maj. Michael Gray, 7th Expeditionary Airborne Command and Control director of operations, discusses the capabilities of the Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System during an aircraft tour at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar on Aug. 27, 2019. The JSTARS, is an airborne battle management, command and control, intelligence, surveillance and
  • Indy DFAC undergoes maintenance after pest concerns

    The Independence Dining Facility is undergoing $105,000 in maintenance and renovations after it was shut down on July 25, to address concerns involving cockroaches and pests. Closing the Independence DFAC has far reaching impacts, not only for the facility staff, but for those they service and the units that help make the food service mission possible. But, it was a necessary step to improve the quality of life on base while ensuring base personnel are ready to deliver decisive air power to the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility. 
  • Mrs. Mckenzie visits AUAB

    Mrs. Marilyn McKenzie, wife of Gen. Kenneth McKenzie, U.S. Central Command commander, visits the 379th Expeditionary Medical Group during a tour of Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, Aug. 19, 2019. Mrs. McKenzie was able to get a first-hand look at the 379th EMDG. While at the facility, she learned about the group’s ability to provide strategic around the