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  • USAF, USA bring joint humanitarian aid to Beirut

    In a joint endeavor to assist the Lebanese Armed Forces and the people of Lebanon, Soldiers and Airmen stationed in Qatar worked to load the first U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III with humanitarian aid Aug. 6, 2020.Members from the 379th Air Expeditionary Wing, Air Mobility Command’s 8th Expeditionary Air Mobility Squadron and 816th
  • AFCENT units train to win the day

    The 380th Air Expeditionary Wing partnered with the 378 AEW, Prince Sultan Air Base, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and the 379 AEW, Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, to conduct a regional training exercise.Each wing brought its own specialty to the training, demonstrated through their aircraft.The 378 AEW showcased their F-15C Eagle, which is an all-weather,
  • 379th EMDG gets New Leadership

    U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Daniel Tulley, 379th Air Expeditionary Wing commander, and U.S. Air Force Col. Anne Marie McCain, outgoing 379th Expeditionary Medical Group, stand at attention during a change of command ceremony, July 9, 2020, Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar. As a theatre force provider, the 379th EMDG has two ground surgical teams that forward
  • A bird’s eye-view of AUAB Ravens, FAST teams

    Aircraft from Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, frequently deploy across the 20 nations that make up the U.S. Air Forces Central Command Area of Responsibility to deliver and receive cargo and provide combat and humanitarian support. It takes a team of personnel to see a mission through to the end, among those are Airmen whose duty is ensuring safety of the plane and all aboard once it has arrived at the destination.
  • 20 EBS wraps up deployment to AUAB, Diego Garcia

    Airmen assigned to the 20th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron completed their deployment to U.S. Central Command area of operations on March 31, 2020. The 20 EBS is a U.S. B-52H Stratofortress squadron that provides strategic attack, close-air support, air interdiction, offensive counter-air and maritime operations to combatant commanders in support of theater objectives.
  • F-22 Raptor deployment to Al Udeid Air Base makes history

    Airmen and F-22 Raptors from Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., deployed to Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar in early July 2019, marking the first-ever fifth-generation fighter aircraft deployment to AUAB.
  • Month of the Military Child, recognizing your service and sacrifice

    Month of the Military Child brings awareness to the service and sacrifice children make to this nation and, it gives us the opportunity to recognize and thank our children for being strong, resilient and understanding throughout our careers.
  • AUAB power projection: Aeromedical Evacuation

    If any servicemember throughout U.S. Central Command needs medical care beyond what they are able to receive locally, they don’t need to worry. The 379th Expeditionary Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron has them covered.
  • Flying chaplain corps takes spirituality to new heights

    Whether it’s leading a religious service or providing counseling to warfighters, religious affairs Airmen here work to ensure service members on the ground and in the sky are spiritually strong.
  • ELRS Airman keeps HAZMAT in check

    Cleaning supplies for office upkeep, check. Oxygen gas for aviator masks, check. Oil for aircraft flying missions in a contested environment to support U.S. Air Forces Central Command’s combat missions … check and check. These are just some hazardous materials (HAZMAT) that Senior Airman Erica Garcia, 379th Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron HAZMAT pharmacy technician, orders, stores and inspects to support the mission here.