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0 4/25
2017
Lt. Col. Jansheski Exploring the new
Change is a constant force for members of the U.S. Air Force. Different assignments, different ranks and different positions all bring new elements and responsibilities to an ever-evolving mission.As Lt. Col. John Jansheski, 423rd Security Forces Squadron Commander, looked back on his career leading up to his promotion to lieutenant colonel, he
0 11/16
2016
construction workers New supplier for facilities management
501st Combat Support Wing:US Air Force bases across the UK will now have a single, 24/7 point of contact for getting help with emergency repairs and buildings maintenance, as part of a wider new facilities management service which started on 1 November 2016.Interserve, a support service and construction company, is now embedded at the US Air Force
0 11/09
2016
Default Air Force Logo 501st Combat Support Wing Airman dies
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Janna E. Less, a Security Forces Airman from the 501st Combat Support Wing, passed away Sept. 10, 2016.Less was stationed at RAF Croughton with the 422nd Security Forces Squadron.“We are heartbroken by this tragedy,” said Col. Kevin Cullen, 501st CSW commander. “Our thoughts and prayers are with Sergeant Less’ family
0 9/11
2016
Default Air Force Logo 501st Combat Support Wing Airman dies
A U.S. Air Force Airman from the 501st Combat Support Wing has died, Sept. 10, 2016.The cause of death is currently under investigation. More information will be released as it becomes available.
0 9/10
2016
An F-35 Lightning II A variant flies alongside a P-51 Mustang during the Heritage flight at the 2016 Royal International Air Tattoo, held on RAF Fairford, July 8-10, 2016. RIAT 16 afforded an opportunity for new aircraft, like the F-35 Lightning II, to be displayed alongside crowd favorites and provided a weekend of fun and entertainment for the projected 160,000 visitors. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zachary Bumpus/Released) New era of air power at RIAT 16
For a moment there is a relative quiet, only the buzz of conversations and laughter of children. Then once again sound falls like a hammer as another jet begins to throw itself into the sky, trailing colored smoke as it strives to impress the crowd of eager onlookers. The 2016 Royal International Air Tattoo is in full swing.The Royal International
0 7/10
2016
Default Air Force Logo Ready to receive: fueling the force
All sorties have at least one thing in common, regardless of airframe, mission, flight time or payload.All aircraft need fuel.When visiting forces come to RAF Fairford, United Kingdom, it’s the responsibility of the 501st Combat Support Wing to make sure the fuel they need is available.“This is what we train all year for,” said Frank Dailey, 420th
0 6/03
2016
Default Air Force Logo Ready to receive: feeding the force
Between a hearty breakfast before a long day of work, or a filling dinner after hours of exertion, few things can ensure a productive day quite like a good meal.To make sure visiting forces can stay on top of the mission, the dining facility at RAF Fairford, United Kingdom, has to be woken up.From cling wrapped appliances in an unused kitchen to
0 6/03
2016
Default Air Force Logo Ready to receive: housing the force
An aircrew wearily climbs from their plane, the country they are in is unfamiliar and the comforts of home are an ocean away.Despite the foreign soil beneath their feet, they still know a warm bed is waiting for them.A place to sleep can make all the difference, especially for men and women working long hours during exercises far from home. When
0 6/03
2016
A B-52H Stratofortress from Minot Air Force Base, N.D., taxis down the runway at Royal Air Force Fairford, United Kingdom, in support of exercises Saber Strike 16 and BALTOPS 16, June 2, 2016. The B-52 is capable of carrying up to approximately 70,000 lbs. of munitions. These include gravity bombs, cluster bombs, precision guided missiles and joint direct attack munitions.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Sahara L. Fales) Ready to receive: B-52s touch down at RAF Fairford
With the sharp screech of rubber meeting asphalt, two B-52 Stratofortresses from Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, touched down at RAF Fairford, United Kingdom, June 2.For the third year in a row the bombers have deployed to RAF Fairford to participate in bilateral training exercises. This year marks an integration with allied military forces
0 6/02
2016
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