• JSTARS Airmen achieve 1M hours of flight time

    The 7th Expeditionary Airborne Command and Control Squadron flew the Air Force’s E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System, or JSTARS, worldwide fleet to its one millionth flight hour September, 6, 2016, following a combat mission in support of operations throughout the U.S. Air Forces

  • Meet AUAB medical group's MacGyver

    “You’re like MacGyver,” the doctor enthusiastically told Tech. Sgt. Kristoffer Bruce, a biomedical equipment repair technician with the 379th Expeditionary Medical Operations Squadron, after he was told by Bruce a broken piece of dental equipment could be repaired.The doctor was comparing Bruce to a

  • Airman follows dad’s lead, applies lesson to life and career

    Not every son gets a chance to live his father’s legacy. For Senior Airman Christopher Martinez, 8th Expeditionary Air Mobility Squadron crew chief, each day served in the U.S. Air Force is an opportunity to honor his father’s, Tech. Sgt. Gilbert Martinez, memory. Martinez, along with his two

  • AFCENT commander gets first-hand look of 379th AEW mission

    Lt. Gen. Jeffrey L. Harrigian, U.S. Air Forces Central Command commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Joseph Montgomery, USAFCENT command chief, visit 379th Air Expeditionary Wing to get an inside look at what deployed service members do on a daily basis August 11, 2016. 379th AEW Airmen briefed Harrigian

  • CSAF highlights top priorities with deployed Airmen

    Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein visited Al Udeid Air Base to talk with deployed Airmen about his top priorities, the future of the Air Force and the Airmen’s role in the ongoing fight against terrorism, Aug. 14. During his visit, Goldfein shared his three priorities, which he

  • Cryogenics helps pilots breathe easy across AOR

    The 379th Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron cryogenics team inspected liquid oxygen and liquid nitrogen tanks prior to aircraft shipment Aug. 5 here.  The cryogenics team provides quality aviation breathing oxygen, liquid oxygen, and liquid nitrogen in support of operations through the U.S.

  • Deployed preventative health series: Dental clinic helps AUAB bite back

    Every deployed service member and coalition partner here serves a role in supporting critical regional airpower goals. However, when they suffer from a dental problem, their ability to work can be adversely compromised and may even limit their ability to support the combat mission. The 379th

  • 914th AW’s C-130s say final goodbye to AUAB

    After 11 years of deploying here supporting the U.S. Air Forces Central Command area of responsibility, Airmen from the 914th Airlift Wing out of Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, N.Y., will say their goodbyes as they end their rotation and fly out with their C-130 Hercules’ for the final time

  • Deployed preventative health series: Look sharp with eye care

    When service members and coalition partners suffer from an injury or infection in their eyes or notice a change in their vision, their ability to do their job to support the mission is affected. The 379th Expeditionary Medical Operations Squadron’s optometry clinic works to keep their patients’