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  • Military working dog undergoes root canal operation

    U.S. Air Force Military Working Dog, Bolt, underwent root canal surgery, Sept 20, 2022, at the 379th Expeditionary Medical Group clinic on Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar. As Bolt is trained for bite work, keeping his teeth in tip top shape is of paramount importance. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt.

  • 816th EAS Celebrates 16 Years of Air Power

    After 16 consecutive years of active service, the 816th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron was inactivated during a ceremony at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, Sept. 30, 2022. The 816th EAS, commanded by Lt. Col. Daniel Naske, provided strategic airlift and combat operations to the U.S. Air Forces Central

  • Grand Shield 22-5 Maintains Force Readiness

    Firefighters with the 379th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron worked with members of the 379th Expeditionary Operational Medical Readiness Squadron in response to simulated casualties during Exercise Grand Shield 22-5 on Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, Sept. 9, 2022. Exercise Grand Shield is a

  • 379th Air Med Evac airmen hone skills during training exercise

    379th Expeditionary Air Evacuation Squadron airmen practice decontamination procedures during a medical exercise July 11, 2022 at Al Udeid Airbase, Qatar. The exercise provided the medical evacuation staff the opportunity to practice procedures for transporting highly contagious patients to medical

  • Maintenance group commander conducts KC-135 Stratotanker pre-flight check

    U.S. Air Force Col. Randy D. Schwinler, Commander, 379th Expeditionary Maintenance Group (pictured left), Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, conducted a pre-flight check with a fellow maintainer Airman First Class William Upchurch, 379th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, on a KC-135 Stratotanker,

  • New dorms increase safety and quality of life for AUAB Airmen

    Construction of three new dormitories was completed during a two week window from June 17th, 2022 thru 1 July 2022. As part of an ongoing multi-year base development project here, AUAB Airmen will now be able to transition over from “double stack” lodging into the new dormitories.

  • EODs Practice Breaching Doors

    U.S. Air Force explosive ordinance disposal technicians with the 379th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron completed a door-breaching exercise on Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, July 1, 2022. EODs are responsible for the safe disposal of multiple kinds of ordinance. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by

  • AUAB airman graduates during deployment

    After overcoming hurdles in his personal life, U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Nicholas Kremposky, a KC-135 maintainer, managed to graduate with a bachelor’s degree during his time on deployment here at Al Udeid Air Base.