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Aerial porters from the 19th Logistics Readiness Squadron load cargo onto a C-17 Globemaster July 23, 2017, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. More than 100 Team Little Rock members will lead, coordinate and execute maintenance operations during Mobility Guardian 2017. The exercise will test each of Air Mobility Command’s core competencies including airlift, aerial refueling, aeromedical evacuation and mobility support operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Harry Brexel) Combat Airlifters prepare for Mobility Guardian '17
LITTLE ROCK AIR FORCE BASE, Ark.  -- The Air Mobility Command’s largest exercise is set to kick off July 28, 2017 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington. Team Little Rock Airmen from a variety of career fields are set to participate and maintainers from the 19th Maintenance Group here will lead the charge from the ground to ensure aircrews take
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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Kyle Craig, lying down, aerospace propulsion journeyman, trims a main engine control on the engine of a KC-135 Stratotanker as Airman First Class Jared Suppes, kneeling, aerospace propulsion apprentice, provides support on the runway at Al Udeid, Air Base, Qatar, July 7, 2017. The members of the 340th and 22nd EAMUs face minute-by-minute challenges in the sweltering heat on the runway as they work to keep a fleet of KC-135 Stratotankers ready to fly. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Bradly A. Schneider/Released) Fueling the AOR
The 340th and the 22nd Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Units work together around the clock here to inspect, repair, service, launch and recover the fleet of KC-135 Stratotankers.
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Aerial porters from the 321st Contingency Response Squadron position cargo on a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft during Exercise Saber Guardian ‘17 at Bezmer Air Base, Bulgaria, July 19, 2017.  Saber Guardian is a U.S. Army Europe-led exercise taking place in Bulgaria, Romania, and Hungary.  This exercise involves more than 25,000 service members from 22 allied and partner nations.  (U.S. Air Force Photo by Tech. Sgt. Liliana Moreno/Released) Contingency response forces provide mobility expertise during Exercise Saber Guardian ‘17
BEZMER AIR BASE, Bulgaria -- Approximately 80 Airmen assigned to the 321st Contingency Response Squadron Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, are deployed here in support of the exercise Saber Guardian July 14 to 25.Saber Guardian is an annual multinational exercise held in the Black Sea region as part of the U.S. European Command Joint
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Members of the of the 455th Expeditionary Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron assist patients on medical transport flight out of Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. Air Force nurse scientists are conducting valuable research to improve en route patient care during aeromedical evacuations. Air Force medical research supports en route care mission
Air Force Medicine is engaged in a wide array of health research and innovation projects to improve how we deliver care to the warfighter. One area where the Air Force Medical System is uniquely suited to conduct research is improving the way we transport patients, a field where the Air Force has unequaled experience and a greater need than other
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U.S. Rep. John Garamendi and Gen. Carlton Everhart discuss rapid global mobility during a Mobile Air Forces Caucus breakfast in Washington, D.C., July 12, 2017. Everhart was asked to speak with lawmakers about worldwide mobility operations. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Robert Barnett)
AMC commander meets with Congress, mobility air force caucus
The Air Mobility Command commander, Gen. Carlton D. Everhart II, was invited by Congress to speak to congressional leaders at the Congressional Mobility Air Forces Caucus Breakfast, July 12, in Washington D.C.
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A U.S. Army 2nd Cavalry Regiment Interim Armored Vehicle Stryker drives out of a U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III at Plovidv Airport, Bulgaria, July 14, 2017. U.S. Air Forces in Europe airlift will also deliver Stryker vehicles in support of upcoming exercises Swift Response 17-1 and Saber Guardian 17.  These U.S. led multinational exercises ensure high readiness forces can respond to any threat or crisis in a timely manner. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tryphena Mayhugh) USAF demonstrates capabilities in European theater
RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany – The U.S. Air Force airlift provides the capability to deploy armed forces and assets anywhere in the world within hours.
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U.S. Air Force Reserve Maj. Chris Clinton, a 731st Airlift Squadron C-130 Hercules pilot out of Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado Springs, Colo., prepares for landing at Papa Air Base, Hungary, as part of exercise Swift Response 17, July 15, 2017. Swift Response is linked to exercise Saber Guardian 17, a U.S. Army Europe-led, multinational exercise that spans across Bulgaria, Hungary and Romania with more than 25,000 service members from 22 allied and partner nations. (U.S. Air Force photo/Maj. Jolene Bottor-Ortiona) Reservists team up with nine countries for overseas exercise
PAPA AIR BASE, Hungary -- Approximately 3,000 U.S. and allied military members came here to conduct airborne training operations in Romania and Bulgaria, as part of exercise Swift Response 17, July 15.Swift Response is a multinational exercise designed to train airborne forces and enhance interoperability among high-readiness units in
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Default Air Force Logo Report details cause of Travis KC-10 refueling boom mishap
SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. – Air Mobility Command officials released the accident investigation board report regarding a Nov. 1, 2016, incident in which an aerial refueling boom detached from a KC-10 extender aerial refueling tanker during a training flight over Idaho.The aircraft and crew were operating out of Travis Air Force Base, California,
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New annual Mental Health Assessment requirement begins July 31
New annual Mental Health Assessment requirement begins July 31
Starting July 31, 2017, Airmen undergoing their annual Periodic Health Assessment may notice something new. A Mental Health Assessment will now be part of every annual PHA, to help ensure that Airmen suffering from undiagnosed mental health issues are referred to the necessary care. Mental health issues are a serious problem for U.S. Armed Forces
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U.S. Air Force Capt. Charis Vincent, right, 315th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, briefs Col. Heon Jeong, center left, Republic of Korea Air Force Headquarters transportation branch chief, and ROK members of the U.S. Air Transportation Working Group, during a visit here July 13. The engagement was part of an annual meeting in support of the Mutual Airlift Support Agreement. U.S. - ROK ATWG members toured a C-17 Globemaster III and observed an aeromedical evacuation demonstration during the event. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Hubenthal) Team Charleston, Republic of Korea enhance mobility operations
Republic of Korea members from the U.S. Air Transportation Working Group visited Joint Base Charleston to observe and learn about air mobility operations July 13.
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