• 379th ESFS FAST unit expands skillset

    U.S. Air Force Airmen assigned to the 379th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron undergo combatives training at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, Dec. 10, 2021. While the FAST unit’s primary objective is providing security for aircraft in locations where there is little to no flight line security, all SFS

  • 379th ESFS and EOD team up for counter UAS training

    The 379th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron and 379th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal team partnered for a counter-small unmanned aerial systems training event at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, Dec. 11, 2020.

  • Commercial drones enhance defensive capabilities at Al Udeid AB

    The 379th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron recently won squadron innovation funds for the purchase and use of small unmanned drones at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, to train Airmen to detect and defend against similar unmanned systems used by various adversaries as well as adding an additional

  • Raven Bs: Enhancing force protection mission capabilities for AUAB

    AL UDEID AIR BASE, Qatar –Security Forces is the largest career field in the U.S. Air Force and debatably one of the most diverse. Members are specifically trained on security, defense, law enforcement, combat arms and military working dogs. For some defenders, they are presented the opportunity to

  • Military Working Dogs, handlers stick together

    It’s no secret that MWDs and their handlers share a strong bond. Through this bond, countless hours of effort, training and patience has been sacrificed to become an effective team.

  • Al Udeid defenders commemorate Police Week

    Members of the 379th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron deployed here in support of Operations Freedom Sentinel and Inherent Resolve took time to remember the service and sacrifice of fallen members of the law enforcement community as part of National Police Week 2018, May 13-19.

  • Firefighters and security forces participate in a 9/11 memorial walk

    U.S. Air Force fire department and security forces members participate in an evening memorial walk at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, Sept. 11, 2017. Traditionally, on the anniversary of the terrorist attacks, firefighters climb 343 stairs in honor of the fire and emergency services members that lost

  • K-9 detection exercise

    U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Kara Greene, chief of wing plans and programs with the 379th Air Expeditionary Wing, explains the objective of the detection exercise to Staff Sgt. Christopher Kench, a military working dog handler assigned to the 379th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron, and his military

  • Escape, Barricade, or do we fight?

    Airmen from the 379th Air Expeditionary Wing participated in an active shooter training exercise June 19.“I love when the 379th Expeditionary Medical Group partners with other base agencies to exercise,” said Senior Master Sgt. Kimberly Robinson, 379th Medical Operations Squadron superintendent.

  • 379th ESFS Check Six teaches members how to watch their six

    Staff Sgt. Jared Kimbrough, 379th Expeditionary Security Forces Check Six facilitator and training non-commissioned officer in charge, instructs Senior Airmen Dustin Kepley and Geon Butler, how to defend themselves, while in the non-dominant position during a combatives class at the