HomeNewsArticle Display

AF Week in Photos

An F-15C Eagle assigned to the 493rd Fighter Squadron banks prior to landing Oct. 11, 2018, at RAF Lakenheath, U.K. The aircraft is training with fifth generation aircraft as a demonstration of U.S. commitment to European regional security. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Malcolm Mayfield)

An F-15C Eagle assigned to the 493rd Fighter Squadron banks prior to landing Oct. 11, 2018, at RAF Lakenheath, U.K. The aircraft is training with fifth generation aircraft as a demonstration of U.S. commitment to European regional security. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Malcolm Mayfield)

Tech. Sgt. Krysta Crooks and Staff Sgt. Travis Gaskins, 157th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron weapons loaders, at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, prepare to load a GBU-54 bomb onto an F-16 Fighting Falcon jet, Sept. 26, 2018. The South Carolina Air National Guard deployed Airmen and F-16s to the 407th Air Expeditionary Group for an air expeditionary force rotation in support of Operation Inherent Resolve. As part of the U.S. Air Forces Central Command, the 407th AEG provides combat airpower in support of U.S. Central Command military objectives. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Caycee Watson)

Tech. Sgt. Krysta Crooks and Staff Sgt. Travis Gaskins, 157th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron weapons loaders, at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, prepare to load a GBU-54 bomb onto an F-16 Fighting Falcon jet, Sept. 26, 2018. The South Carolina Air National Guard deployed Airmen and F-16s to the 407th Air Expeditionary Group for an air expeditionary force rotation in support of Operation Inherent Resolve. As part of the U.S. Air Forces Central Command, the 407th AEG provides combat airpower in support of U.S. Central Command military objectives. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Caycee Watson)

A 23rd Maintenance Group A-10C Thunderbolt II crew chief prepares an aircraft for relocation in anticipation of Hurricane Michael, Oct. 9, 2018, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. To safeguard flying assets, Moody AFB is repositioning some aircraft to avoid the predicted tropical storm-force winds in the Southeast region. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Greg Nash)

A 23rd Maintenance Group A-10C Thunderbolt II crew chief prepares an aircraft for relocation in anticipation of Hurricane Michael, Oct. 9, 2018, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. To safeguard flying assets, Moody AFB is repositioning some aircraft to avoid the predicted tropical storm-force winds in the Southeast region. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Greg Nash)

Senior Airmen Aaron Legardye, left, and Anthony Poindexter, 11th Security Forces Squadron response force members, participate in a land navigation exercise during the 11th SFS Defender’s Challenge on Joint Base Andrews, Md., Oct. 3, 2018. The challenge tested the defenders’ physically, as well as, mentally, in weapons knowledge, urban tactics, land navigation, self-aid buddy care and response to attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael S. Murphy)

Senior Airmen Aaron Legardye, left, and Anthony Poindexter, 11th Security Forces Squadron response force members, participate in a land navigation exercise during the 11th SFS Defender’s Challenge on Joint Base Andrews, Md., Oct. 3, 2018. The challenge tested the defenders’ physically, as well as, mentally, in weapons knowledge, urban tactics, land navigation, self-aid buddy care and response to attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael S. Murphy)

Staff Sgt. Belinda S. Son, right, 514th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron aeromedical evacuation technician, and Senior Airman Stephanie Lezcano, 45th AES aeromedical evacuation technician, strap down equipment prior to a joint training mission with the 514th AES, 45th AES and the 439th AES at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Oct. 5, 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Mark C. Olsen)

Staff Sgt. Belinda S. Son, right, 514th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron aeromedical evacuation technician, and Senior Airman Stephanie Lezcano, 45th AES aeromedical evacuation technician, strap down equipment prior to a joint training mission with the 514th AES, 45th AES and the 439th AES at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Oct. 5, 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Mark C. Olsen)

A U.S. Air Force F-15C Eagle assigned to RAF Lakenheath, U.K., takes on fuel from a U.S. Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to RAF Mildenhall, U.K., off the coast of England, Oct. 11, 2018. RAF Lakenheath hosted a large forces exercise that included F-22 Raptors from Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., F-15E Strike Eagles from RAF Lakenheath and F/A-18 Super Hornets from the Carrier Air Wing from USS Harry S. Truman (CVN-75). (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

A U.S. Air Force F-15C Eagle assigned to RAF Lakenheath, U.K., takes on fuel from a U.S. Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to RAF Mildenhall, U.K., off the coast of England, Oct. 11, 2018. RAF Lakenheath hosted a large forces exercise that included F-22 Raptors from Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., F-15E Strike Eagles from RAF Lakenheath and F/A-18 Super Hornets from the Carrier Air Wing from USS Harry S. Truman (CVN-75). (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Staff Sgt. John P. Casey, 514th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron flying crew chief, cleans the cockpit windows of a C-17 Globemaster III at Barbers Point, Hawaii, prior to the return trip to Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Oct. 7, 2018, after a joint training mission with the 514th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, 45th AES and the 439th AES at Barbers Point. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Mark C. Olsen)

Tech. Sgt. John P. Casey, 514th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron flying crew chief, cleans the cockpit windows of a C-17 Globemaster III at Barbers Point, Hawaii, prior to the return trip to Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Oct. 7, 2018, after a joint training mission with the 514th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, 45th AES and the 439th AES at Barbers Point. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Mark C. Olsen)

A KC-135 Stratotanker with the 121st Air Refueling Wing, Ohio refuels a C-5 Galaxy with the 436th Airlift Wing at Dover Air Force Base, Del., in the sky over the southeastern United States October 3, 2018. U.S. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Tiffany A. Emery)

A KC-135 Stratotanker with the 121st Air Refueling Wing, Ohio refuels a C-5 Galaxy with the 436th Airlift Wing at Dover Air Force Base, Del., in the sky over the southeastern United States October 3, 2018. U.S. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Tiffany A. Emery)

Master Sgt. David Gonzalez, 1st Maintenance Squadron production superintendent, hugs his dog, Roxy, at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., Oct. 9, 2018. The 94th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron flew defensive counter air missions to protect coalition ground forces operating within Syria. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Monica Roybal)

Master Sgt. David Gonzalez, 1st Maintenance Squadron production superintendent, hugs his dog, Roxy, at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., Oct. 9, 2018. The 94th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron flew defensive counter air missions to protect coalition ground forces operating within Syria. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Monica Roybal)

Personnel set up cots for evacuees from Hurricane Michael recently at Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala. (U.S. Air Force photo by William Birchfield)
PHOTO DETAILS  /   DOWNLOAD HI-RES 10 of 10

Personnel set up cots for evacuees from Hurricane Michael recently at Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala. (U.S. Air Force photo by William Birchfield)

FORT GEORGE G. MEADE, Md. (AFNS) -- This week's photos feature Airmen from around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America. This weekly feature showcases the men and women of the Air Force.

Engage

Twitter
The Department of the Air Force will soon conduct focus groups with Total Force Airmen and Space Professionals abou… https://t.co/uPAlbUEYxt
Twitter
RT @AFGlobalStrike: For 50+ years, #MinutemanIII #ICBM fleet has underpinned our strategic force & played critical role in ensuring protect…
Twitter
RT @RealAFOSI: Between Oct. 20 and 21, 2020, Iranian threat actors conducted an information operations campaign by sending emails, masquera…
Twitter
Ready day or night The 8th Fighter Wing at @KunsanAirBase stands ready to conduct counter-air, air interdiction,… https://t.co/8FzXyQPwFo
Twitter
RT @SpaceForceDoD: Vice Chief of Space Operations tests positive for COVID-19 https://t.co/El9DBFkpAg
Twitter
Global reach Approximately 200 Airmen and four B-1B Lancer aircraft with the 9th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron from… https://t.co/XdxCzteeGx
Twitter
Small business partnerships 🤝 @AFWERX is recommending more than 250 proposals as part of its X20D Small Business… https://t.co/vzVcj7Idfc
Twitter
Rapid strategic delivery 📦 The 816th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron, deployed with @USAFCENT, is responsible for… https://t.co/WxSke8iXnG
Twitter
Fulfilling mission-critical requirements The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office recently granted the #USAF a patent… https://t.co/wtf5K6NITn
Twitter
RT @GenCQBrownJr: Looking forward to this dialogue today with Dr. Austin.
Twitter
Accelerating change Airmen from the 366th Fighter Wing and 389th Fighter Squadron participate in Agile Flag 21-1 a… https://t.co/07r8CmEgl9
Twitter
Rolling out new tech The Air Force Civil Engineer Center made its first delivery of a new medium-size explosive or… https://t.co/Gj0PUVeQ6S
Twitter
#InnovativeAF @NASA representatives presented new medical diagnostic technology, the E-Nose Breathalyzer, which wi… https://t.co/mUzpASXPGm
Twitter
Pitstop ⛽️ A C-17 Globemaster pilot checks the alignment of a KC-135 Stratotankers aerial refueling boom. The flyi… https://t.co/ovgj9rh3uV
Twitter
The 23rd Security Forces Squadron at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia, will be the first to receive the new system.… https://t.co/UsQNUTdoNE
Twitter
New EOD robots are coming 🤖 Over the next 16-18 months, the Air Force Civil Engineer Center will deliver 333 high… https://t.co/wCmAo5GzDm
Twitter
RT @WILLROP3R: (3 of 3) What commercial #deeptech project should @usairforce and @SpaceForceDoD start next? What else should we consider? 🤔…
Twitter
RT @WILLROP3R: (2 of 3) What commercial #deeptech project should @usairforce and @SpaceForceDoD start next? What else should we consider?…
Twitter
RT @WILLROP3R: (1 of 3) @usairforce is investing $100M with tech startups to make flying cars real. Today's AMA discussed what commercial #…
Facebook
The newest Air Force Podcast recently dropped. Listen to a small snippet of CMSAF Kaleth O. Wright talk with Staff Sgt. New about resiliency. Listen to the entire podcast on Youtube: https://go.usa.gov/xpnAD or Subscribe to The Air Force Podcast on iTunes: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/the-air-force-podcast/id1264107694?mt=2
Facebook
Our mantra, "Always ready!" It's the spirit we fly by! #B2Tuesday
Facebook
Need some motivation to get your week started off right? Listen as CMSAF Kaleth O. Wright weighs in...
Facebook
The U.S. Air Force Academy gives its cadets some unique opportunities. Ride along one of this opportunities.
Facebook
A United States Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker refuels an F-22 Raptor over northern Iraq, Nov. 6, 2019. U.S. Central Command operations deter adversaries and demonstrate support for allies and partners in the region. (Video by Staff Sgt. Daniel Snider)
Facebook
Although the Silver Star is the third-highest military medal, it's not given often. Today, TSgt Cody Smith was the 49th Special Tactics Airman to receive this medal since Sept. 11th, 2001. Read more of TSgt Smith's amazing story: https://www.airforcespecialtactics.af.mil/News/Article-Display/Article/2024815/special-tactics-airman-battled-through-injuries-awarded-silver-star/fbclid/IwAR2LZWwx1VHdTnQe39rIEBOuJS_0JvMQBBGt7I-E6zsxxn-Lx9387yu43Bc/ Cannon Air Force Base Air Force Special Operations Command United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) U.S. Department of Defense (DoD)
Facebook
Tune in as our Air Force musicians along with other military musicians are awarded the National Medal of Arts.
Facebook
Like Us
Twitter
1,298,485
Follow Us