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  • Safe practices ensure mission success

    In a job where that mission is inherently dangerous, mitigating the risk can seem like a close second in mission priority. Safe practices and risk management, both on and off duty, are a part of ensuring that the mission is accomplished as safely and efficiently as possible.

  • 8 EAMS 60K Tunner loader fall protection exercise

    U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. David Kitchen, air transportation airman assigned to the 8th Expeditionary Air Mobility Squadron, pushes a training dummy from a 60K Tunner cargo loader during a fall protection exercise at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, Sept. 8, 2017. The exercise was held as part of the 8th

  • 8 EAMS execute Fall Protection Exercise

    U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Jacob Trimble, guidance and control technician, fastened a fall restraint system to the wing of a C-17 Globemaster III to suspend a training dummy from the wing in order to simulate an accidental fall during an exercise at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, June 6, 2017. The

  • Top five safety tips for new AUAB personnel

    From acclimating to the soaring summer heat to learning to drive a manual transmission vehicle, newly deployed members here are quickly exposed to new environments and experiences.   The 379th Air Expeditionary Wing safety office recently offered a few tips to newly arriving members to ensure a safe

  • ‘Mad Mules’ load P-19 ARFF vehicle onto ‘Herk’ to support OIR

    A C-130H Hercules was loaded with a 23,000 pound Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting vehicle in less than 20 minutes here today, under cargo lights on an otherwise pitch-black flightline, with dozens of Airmen making it happen. How, exactly?  Airmen from the 746th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron, 379th