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  • Cargo City officially opens as new gateway in Kuwait

    A ribbon-cutting ceremony to signify the official opening of Cargo City, located next to an aircraft parking ramp at Kuwait International Airport, marked a historic occasion May 19, 2019.
  • Service members; coalition partners attend first deployed NCOLDC

    386th Air Expeditionary Wing Airmen along with joint and coalition partners completed the first deployed non-commissioned officer leadership development course May 19, 2019.
  • Grynkewich takes command of 9 AETF-L

    Maj. Gen. (sel.) Alexus G. Grynkewich, makes remarks during the 9th Air Expeditionary Task Force-Levant change of command ceremony at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, April 30, 2019. Grynkewich is responsible for ensuring the success of U.S. Air Force missions executed in support of Operation INHERENT RESOLVE and commands 5,000 Airmen assigned to the
  • 386th, 387th ESFS Airmen hit the mark with training

    Expedtionary Security Forces Squadron Airmen were given the opportunity to fire their weapons and familiarize themselves with the tools they will use daily while in a deployed environment.
  • Viper Team Secures ASAB Perimeter

    A Mine Resistant Ambush Protected All-Terrain Vehicle, operated by 386th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron Viper Team defenders, patrols at an observation/listening point outside Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, March 31, 2019. Security Forces members from the 386 ESFS are the first layer of integrated defense in the five-kilometer security zone
  • ASAB utilizes IHAT mission to increase efficiency

    An Ilyushin Il-76 prepares to land at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, March 11, 2019. The U.S. Air Forces Central Command’s Air Mobility Division and Airlift Control Team orchestrate the utilization of commercial international heavyweight air tenders to move theater cargo providing the USCENTCOM theater an important airlift capability for cargo that
  • Ali Al Salem Airmen hear firsthand accounts of women in war; gain once in a lifetime experience

    Airmen with the 386th Air Expeditionary Wing, Ali Al Salem Air Base, had the unique opportunity to visit the Kuwait Air Force Museum at Al Mubarak AB, Kuwait, March 14, 2019.
  • 387 AES JET/IA Airmen Provide Contracting, E&I Support in Iraq

    Some distance away from any Air Force installation, a group of forward-deployed Airmen sit at Erbil Air Base, Iraq, working diligently to provide contingency contracting support in the CENTCOM area of responsibility. These forward-deployed Airmen, better known as Joint Expeditionary Tasked and Individual Augmentees, or JET/IA Airmen for short, work
  • Multi-team Effort Keeps Equipment Moving Forward

    A C-17 Globemaster III loaded with a D7R-II medium bulldozer sits prepared for forward deployment at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, Jan. 11, 2019. The 386th Air Expeditionary Wing oversees the busiest aerial port of debarkation in the U.S. Air Forces Central Command area of responsibility in support of Operations Inherent Resolve and
  • 386th EAMXS, 46th EATKS launch MQ-9 Reaper

    The MQ-9, a remotely piloted aircraft, is utilized to perform close air support and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance missions.