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  • Innovation conference seeks Airmen ideas to improve mission

    The 501st Combat Support Wing held the Pathfinder Innovation Conference at RAF Alconbury, England, Oct. 21, 2022. The conference gave participants an opportunity to pitch their innovations, which were evaluated by a panel of judges and ranked based on their feasibility and overall benefit to the

  • Fire Prevention Week 2022

    Firefighters from the 423d Civil Engineer Squadron led Fire Prevention Week at RAF Alconbury, England, Oct. 10-14, in which they educated Airmen and dependents on proper fire safety habits.

  • Pathfinder firefighters turn up the heat during training

    Firefighters from the 422d Fire Emergency Services completed live-fire training at RAF Fairford, England, Oct. 3, 2022. The firefighters are required to complete live-fire training bi-annually to test their overall readiness and ability to properly extinguish an aircraft fire.

  • Bomber Task Force concludes strategic mission at RAF Fairford

    B-52 Stratofortress Aircraft assigned to the 23d Expeditionary Bomb Squadron, departed from RAF Fairford, United Kingdom, Sept. 21, 2022. Dozens of Airmen supported the Bomber Task Force missions which was intended to deter adversaries, assure allies and partners, strengthen interoperability,

  • RAFC retreat ceremony honors 9/11 victims

    The 422d Air Base Group held a 9/11 retreat ceremony at RAF Croughton, England, Sep. 9, 2022. Airmen and guests participated in the ceremony to honor those who lost their lives during the September 11th terrorist attacks.

  • Eighth Air Force marks 80th anniversary at Cambridge cemetery

    The 501st Combat Support Wing leaders joined the Eighth Air Force and other U.S. Air Force leaders to mark the 80th Anniversary of the formation of the Mighty Eighth Air Force , and to commemorate those who have their lives in the ultimate sacrifice.

  • Defenders improve readiness through proficiency course

    Airmen from the 423d Security Forces Squadron, took part in a Combat Arms proficiency course at RAF Molesworth, England, Aug. 19, 2022. During the course instructors from the 820th Base Defense Group and 435th Contingency Response Group provided oversight and guidance to help critique and advance

  • Security forces units use FTX to hone combat readiness

    Airmen from the 423d Security Forces Squadron, participated in a field training exercise at Stanford Training Area, England, Aug. 17, 2022. Instructors from the 820th Base Defense Group and 435th Security Forces Squadron Ground Combat Readiness Training Center, conducted the exercise to evaluate and