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Airmen with the 455th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron prepare to roll out to an entry control point at Bagram Airfield Afghanistan, Aug. 18, 2012. Bagram’s large size and vital mission make it a strategic target for insurgents seeking to demonstrate capability, which is why the Airmen from 455 ESFS remain ever-vigilant against the threat of enemy attacks. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Capt. Raymond Geoffroy) Defenders on the Line
The population of Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, represents a melting pot of the ongoing international effort to support stability in Afghanistan. Service members from America's four major military branches, military members from several NATO member nations, civilians and Afghans, all work together toward the common goal of ensuring the nation
0 9/04
2012
Left to right, Capt. Michael Thomson, Maj. Jody Griffin, Lt Col. Aaron Wardlaw, Senior Master Sgt. Keith Werner and Airman 1st Class Frank Pappalardo stand in front of a KC-135 Stratotanker at the Transit Center at Manas, Kyrgyzstan, Aug. 31, 2012. The 22nd Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron KC-135 crew assisted stricken fighter aircraft by guiding it through a series of specific maneuvers to reset the on-board flight computers and allowing the pilot to regain effective communcations and navigational instruments. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Brett Clashman) Air Force tanker crew assists stricken jet fighter
When the 22nd Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron crew stepped into their large tanker aircraft for a recent mission and departed the Transit Center at Manas, Kyrgyzstan, they believed they had just begun another "normal" day over Afghanistan. This day, however, proved to be anything but normal as the crew found themselves in a unique situation,
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2012
SrA William Fine, an aircraft phase maintenance specialist with the 455th Expeditionary Maintenance Squadron, works on the wing of a U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt II during phase maintenance at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, August 8, 2012. The Airmen adhere to a strict schedule of maintenance to keep Bagram’s aircraft safe and operational. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Capt. Raymond Geoffroy) Maintainers unPhased under pressure
Hiding on a corner of the flight line, a team of maintainers rolls one A-10 Thunderbolt II after another through their makeshift hangar; an oversized tent. Their workload is both intense and intensely important. They complete their deployed tasks in a fraction of the time allotted in training, while adhering to the strictest of standards. Without
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2012
The U.S. Air Force Honor Guard and U.S. Air Force Band perform a pass and review on Aug. 10, 2012, at Joint Base Andrews, Md. for the Air Force Chief of Staff transition ceremony. During the ceremony, Gen. Norton Schwartz retired from active duty and passed on the duty of Air Force Chief of Staff to Gen. Mark A. Welsh III. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Senior Airman Perry Aston) USAF Honor Guard 'motivated' during CSAF transition
Don't move. Don't move a single muscle. Hours of drill and ceremony, dress rehearsal and uniform preparation have all come down to this. Don't move. All eyes are on you. Standing sharp, crisp and motionless, in full U.S. Air Force Honor Guard service dress, you know how important a day like today is. This isn't your first dog-and-pony show. Today
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2012
Cadet 3rd Class Kasilie Shepherd coordinates an unmanned aerial system mission in the 557th Flying Training Squadron facility at the Air Force Academy Airfield July 20, 2012. Instructor pilot cadets and permanent-party faculty create scenarios that allow students to work with classmates enrolled in the Expeditionary Survival and Evasion Training summer program, simulating operational Air Force missions. Shepherd is assigned to Cadet Squadron 35. (U.S. Air Force photo/Don Branum) Academy UAS program continues to mature
Cadets participating in Expeditionary Survival and Evasion Training aren't alone. Throughout the day, winged guardians watch over them, protecting them from harm.The guardians are Aerosonde Mark IV remotely piloted aircraft, operated by cadet pilots in the 557th Flying Training Squadron facility adjacent to the Academy Airfield. The setup there,
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2012
Basic Cadet Omar Obeidat helps Basic Cadet Mohammed Gallala perform wudu in preparation for evening prayer in Jacks Valley July 22, 2012. Wudu is a Muslim form of ritual purification that consists of washing one's hands, feet, mouth and face before praying or touching the Qur'an. Obeidat is a native of Jordan, and Gallala is a native of Tunisia. (U.S. Air Force photo/Don Branum) 'Traveling' basic cadets observe modified Ramadan
Sunset prayers for a dozen Muslim basic cadets on July 20 began just as they might any other evening: the basic cadets took off their boots and rinsed their faces, hands and feet with water from their canteens. They settled into place in the tent that serves as the Muslim chapel in Jacks Valley: lined up behind Imam Mohamed Jodeh, facing
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2012
SAN ANTONIO -- 1st Lt. Andrew Caulk, of the Air Force Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Agency and 1st Lt. Jennifer Caulk from the 453 Electronic Warfare Squadron at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, talk strategy on the bench July 20 at the Ice and Golf Center at Northwoods here, during their game in the Adult Recreational Hockey League. Hockey is one of many sports the duo plays for fitness, fun and quality time together. (U. S. Air Force photo by William Belcher)     Angry Unicorns: couple finds "ice is nice"
It's Friday night and a husband and wife are on a date -- of sorts.While other couples are taking in a movie, enjoying a restaurant meal or socializing with friends, 1st Lt. Andrew Caulk and 1st Lt. Jennifer Caulk are chasing a three-inch by one-inch piece of vulcanized rubber with graphite sticks on a 200-foot by 85-foot slippery surface.They're
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2012
U.S. Air Force 2nd LT Noel Carroll, Flight Nurse, 455th Expeditionary Aeromedical Sq., has a morning routine of working out at a fitness center named after her brother, USAF SSgt Timothy Davis, Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, May 31, 2012. The fitness center, called "The Rock", displays a memorial for her brother, who in 2009 was killed in action after an improvised explosive device (IED) struck his convoy. Davis was a Combat Controller.  

(U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Clay Lancaster/Not Released) 'Always our protector': Working out memories of a fallen Airman
What does the word "gym" mean to you? Does it mean the blood, sweat and tears of weight training and cardio to get in tip-top shape? Does it symbolize a place where your buddies meet to blow off steam? To 1st Lt. Noel Carroll, it is a place where she feels at home. It is a place where she goes to feel her brother's presence and know that a gym to
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2012
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Larry Harris, a Military Working Dog handler, rewards his dog, Aaron, for finding simulated explosives buried along a road at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan on July 9, 2012 during a training exercise while U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Joshua Parker looks on. The handlers and their dogs rotate through Kandahar Airfield for validation prior to moving out to Forward Operating Bases around the country where they will lead combat foot patrols and sniff out IEDs and other explosives. (U.S. Air Force photo/TSgt. Stephen Hudson) Military Working Dogs train at Kandahar Airfield
His nose is working overtime. Seeking and scanning the dirt for the unseen. Aaron, a military working dog, and his handler, Staff Sgt. Larry Harris, work their pattern back and forth, while Harris gives Aaron's long leash slack letting it drag it the ground. Harris gives his commands of "seek" followed by words of praise. The teams have already
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2012
SOUTHWEST ASIA - U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. (Dr.) Joseph Keenan, 380th Expeditionary Medical Group flight doctor, checks a patient's throat June 26, 2012. Keenan is a flight doctor assigned to the 131st Fighter Squadron in his home town of Westfield, Mass. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Amanda Savannah) Doc begins 'service before self' at 61
Walking into the office of Lt. Col. (Dr.) Joseph Keenan, one could possibly imagine him in private practice in his home town -- the warm, caring doctor the community has known for many years.But his Air Force "community" has only known him for two years.Keenan, who has been an ear, nose and throat doctor for more than 30 years, will celebrate his
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2012
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