• USO holiday visit rocks Al Udeid

    Country singer Craig Campbell rocks Al Udeid during a USO entertainment tour at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, Dec. 6 2016. In an effort to boost morale during the holiday season, the USO teamed up with well renowned stars to produce concerts, meet-and-greets and other interactive events for service

  • Al Udeid honors Pearl Harbor 75th commemoration

    AL UDEID AIR BASE, Qatar—Al Udeid AB members commemorated  the devastating Dec. 7 attack on Pearl Harbor by showcasing their physical discipline with a Jiu-Jitsu tournament and 5K run the week of the 75th anniversary.“It is important to remember our heritage and history as U.S. service members, so

  • Helping agencies 'blitz' 379 AEW Airmen

    AL UDEID AIR BASE, Qatar—Airmen with the Chaplain Corps and helping agency team “blitzed” night shift Airmen with the 379th Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron, 379th Expeditionary Communications Squadron and the 727th Expeditionary Air Control Squadron, Detachment 3, Nov. 30.“We call it a

  • Al Udeid AB celebrates Thanksgiving

    Senior leaders with the 379th Air Expeditionary Wing team up with the 379th Expeditionary Force Support Squadron dining facility team to serve Thanksgiving lunch and dinner at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, Nov. 24, 2016. In celebration of the holiday, the dining facility prepared a special feast for

  • COMACC visits Al Udeid Airmen, gives thanks

     AL UDEID AIR BASE, Qatar -- Gen. Hawk Carlisle, commander of Air Combat Command, visited the 379th Air Expeditionary Wing here, Nov. 22, during his tour of the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility. Accompanied by his wife, Gillian, and Chief Master Sgt. Steve McDonald, ACC command chief

  • Deliveryman to Airman; Wingman’s AF story

    AL UDEID AIR BASE, Qatar—Airman 1st Class Jared Traughber, a client support administrator with the 379th Expeditionary Operations Support Squadron, didn’t plan on joining the U.S. Air Force; now he doesn’t plan on leaving. “I really had no idea that I would enlist, that is until my mother got a call

  • 379th ESFS hold Veterans Day demonstration

    The 379th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron military working dog section showcased a MWD demonstration during a Veterans Day ceremony, Nov. 11, 2016, at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar.

  • 379th EMDOS surgical field team maintains and sustains joint operability

    Ten Airmen from the mobile field surgical team with the 379th Expeditionary Medical Operations Squadron at Al Udeid Air Base earned the Joint Service Achievement Medal for their ability to perform damage control surgery and critical care in Turkey and Northern Syria in support of Special Operations

  • Ensuring readiness: 379th AEW holds antiterrorism exercise

    Boots jostled the ground as they moved toward the scene. Bullet holes painted the sides of a bus, bloody wounds were affixed to simulated victims, and temperature continued to rise as 379th Air Expeditionary Wing Airmen were put to the test Nov. 2, during an antiterrorism, force protection exercise

  • 379th MDG celebrates new facility, expanding capabilities

    After a year in the making, the 379th Expeditionary Medical Group held a ribbon cutting ceremony to herald the opening of the new 379th EMDG medical administration building here, Nov. 2. The process of building the facility officially started when the contract was awarded in September of 2015. The