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  • AFREP optimizes resources, ensures aircraft generation as sole AFCENT program

    Made up of Airmen from various maintenance backgrounds, the 379th Expeditionary Maintenance Squadron Air Force Repair Enhancement Program flight works to repair a wide array of assets, enabling the sustainment of aircraft and mission generation. AFREP’s mission is to optimize Air Force resources and

  • Airman joins Air force to chase aviation dream, better life for his family

    Airmen across the Air Force each have their own reasons as to why they choose to serve. Whether it is for better education, healthcare benefits, or wanting to be a part of something bigger than themselves, the goal is to proudly serve while creating a better life for themselves and others. For

  • For the Last Time

    U.S. Air Force Capt. Katie Lunning was halfway through her first deployment as a Critical Care Air Transport Team (CCATT) nurse when evacuation operations out of Afghanistan began.

  • SecAF and CSAF visit Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar

    U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Justin Kocis, a radio maintenance specialist with the Joint Special Operations Air Component-Central, speaks with Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, Aug. 15, 2017. During the visit Wilson and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L.

  • Al Udeid lends a hand with Qatari Animal Shelter

    Airmen from Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, volunteered at a local organization to help care for animals in need. Qatar Animal Welfare Society (Q.A.W.S) provides shelter and refuge to dogs, cats, monkeys, donkeys and several other species. The airmen spent the day feeding, grooming and playing with the

  • Expeditionary Optometry sees the mission in a new light

    The need to provide specific medical care for deployed members as well as dependents alike is growing here. With minimal outside medical resources in the area, Airmen from the 379th Expeditionary Medical Group optometry clinic look to do more with less.    Since 2003, coalition numbers have grown. 

  • Fabrication flight forges the fight

    The 379th Expeditionary Maintenance Squadron's fabrications flight is partitioned into the aircraft structural maintenance, metals technology and non-destructive inspection that inspect and repair aircraft deployed to Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar. Most fabrications can be conducted on the flightline.

  • 379th B-1 AFE: Increasing performance and preserving lives

    The B-1 Bomber aircrews deployed to Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar rely on the 379th Expeditionary Operations Support Squadron Aircrew Flight Equipment airmen's proficiency to ensure proper function of helmets, life preservers, communication modules, weapons and parachutes used or carried during flights