• Resilience, routine keeps TMO NCO centered

    AL DHAFRA AIR BASE, United Arab Emirates-- Tech. Sgt. Julia Juvera-Silvain, non-commissioned officer in charge of the 380th Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron’s transportation management office, runs a shop that plays a critical role in the American military presence overseas. Shipping

  • ADAB Uses QR Code to Speed Fire Response

    Two Al Dhafra Air Base Airmen are working hard to spread the word, the QR Code and – most importantly – the number about how to report a fire, medical emergency or other incident: contact 911.“The challenge is letting people know how to do that in a deployed environment,” said Tech Sgt. Cody

  • Arizona Reservists Support Critical Mission at Al Dhafra

    Four Airmen from the Air Force Reserve’s 944th Fighter Wing are playing a critical role in ensuring the flow of jet fuel needed to support operations at with the 380th Air Expeditionary Wing at Al Dhafra Air Base, United Arab Emirates.Working at ADAB are Staff Sgt. Andru Lingo, Senior Airman Ryan

  • PRIME BEEF removes rubber from AFCENT runways

    The runway at the Al Dhafra Air Base has a clean surface, thanks to a team of visiting Airmen who spent about two weeks working nights to remove rubber built up on the cement.Airmen from the 577th Expeditionary Prime Base Engineer Emergency Force, or PRIME BEEF, Squadron were recently at Al Dhafra

  • Minnesota ANG Airmen Support Al Dhafra Operations

    Forward deployed to Al Dhafra Air Base in the United Arab Emirates, 16 Airmen from the Minnesota Air National Guard’s 148th Fighter Wing are ensuring mission readiness at a key warfighting location.The Airmen represent career specialties from across the Air Force spectrum and are providing critical

  • PLT Airmen Support ADAB Community, Bolster Violence Prevention

    A team of volunteer Airmen at Al Dhafra Air Base are working to ensure their fellow Airmen have the tools they need to maintain a positive environment during their deployment. “I know the stressors I have and I want to help ensure that people have the tools they need to deal with those stressors in

  • Space Force Guardians Serve at Al Dhafra

         Mixed in amongst the Air Force blue at Al Dhafra Air Base, a small handful of Space Force Guardians are supporting the mission of the 380th Air Expeditionary Wing, adding a little space power to the air power excellence of the Wing.     America’s newest military branch, the U.S. Space Force

  • Al Dhafra SFS Defends Against Potential UAS Threat

    Specialists with the 380th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron not only provide base defense at Al Dhafra Air Base from traditional ground-based threats, but are also on alert for threats posed by Unmanned Aerial Systems. Counter-UAS responsibilities is a growing part of the Security

  • Al Dhafra Airman celebrates Jewish heritage

         Growing up in an Orthodox Jewish household in Pennsylvania, Staff Sgt. Rose Dror had a unique decision to make when she became an adult and began considering her future. She held dual citizenship with both the United States and Israel. And so she needed to make a choice between the two.   

  • ADAB Pro Volleyball Sand Slam

         The 380th Air Expeditionary Wing was the host for the Pro Volleyball Sand Slam tour, featuring pro volleyball players Jace Pardon, Kelly Reeves, Jennifer Snyder and Corinne Quiggle, at Al Dhafra Air Base, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 29-30, 2021.     The Pro Volleyball Sand Slam tour is a