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  • 379 AEW's GeoBase unit maps out the future

    U.S Air Force Senior Airman Dalicia Brenson, an engineering technician with the 379th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron, assembles a Trimble GPS Land Surveying Equipment at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, July 25, 2017. The Trimble GPS Land Surveying Equipment helps Brenson and the engineering team to locate the exact coordinates and elevations for
  • 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. Goldfein spent time with Airmen, learning about their
  • Public Health: How one team works to ensure the health and safety of our service members every day

    A team of five Airmen with the 379th Expeditionary Public Health Element here work silently behind the scenes to ensure the collective health of all service members at Al Udeid, Qatar.
  • POL: Pumping the “life blood” of fuel to Air Operations

    The 379th Air Expeditionary Wing is the largest expeditionary wing in the world. At the heart of the Wing is a team of Airmen with the 379th Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron, Fuels Management Flight, who work 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to make sure that the aircraft assigned here are receiving the “life blood” of fuel that to support operations in the U.S. Air Forces Central command area of responsibility.
  • Rivet Joint maintainers mission prep

    U.S Air Force Airman 1st Class Malik Flowers, a communication and navigation technician with the 763rd Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Unit, carries in an external power supply cord to a RC-135V/W Rivet Joint at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, July 27, 2017. Flowers is responsible for keeping the RC-135V/W Rivet Joint operational so it can provide
  • Wing leadership gets a first-hand look at base clinic and emergency response exercise

    U.S. Air Force Col. Jeffrey Schreiner, foreground left, vice commander of the 379th Air Expeditionary Wing and Staff Sgt. Deshawn Stallworth, firefighter, assigned to the 379th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron, discuss the emergency response exercise held at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, July 26, 2017. The exercise was designed to test and
  • Airmen Revisit Chief Shadowing Program at Al Udeid Air Base

    A group of Airmen are sitting together and this question is asked: “Who knows what the Chief does?” With a look blank look on each of their faces, a few vague answers, an idea for revisiting a previous Desert Chiefs' program was born.
  • Fueling the AOR

    The 340th and the 22nd Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Units work together around the clock here to inspect, repair, service, launch and recover the fleet of KC-135 Stratotankers.
  • Security Forces patrols skies from bird's-eye view

    In an open gravel area, airmen with the 379th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron, assemble a four pound bird-like unmanned aircraft system and prepare it for flight over the skies of Al Udeid Air Base, July 3.
  • Safeguarding communications

    U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Shelby Carter, a network control center technician with the 379th Expeditionary Communication Squadron, checks a network server at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, July 14, 2017. Carter is part of a team of Airmen that are responsible for installing and supporting all network servers ensuring they are operational and secure from