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The 23rd Special Operations Weather Squadron is assigned to the 1st Special Operations Group at Hurlburt Field, Fla. 23rd SOWS absorbs former 1st SOSS weather flight
The base weather flight transferred from the 1st Special Operations Support Squadron to the 23rd Special Operations Weather Squadron in a merger designed to increase Special Operations Forces’ capabilities on the home front and downrange.
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Blessing Woksman, KAMR Local 4 News media reporter, sets up for an interview with Senior Airman Jillian Moorman, 27th Special Operations Support Squadron air traffic controller, at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M., Aug. 21, 2017. Woksman set up the interview to learn more about what air traffic control does. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman First Class Vernon R. Walter III) Media reporters get taste of Air Commando life
Media reporters were invited to Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico, Aug. 21, 2017 to gather insight on how Cannon prepares its Air Commandos for deployments, as well as experience low-level flight patterns with the 9th Special Operations Squadron.
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Retired Navy Lt. Jim Downing addresses Air Commandos at Hurlburt Field, Fla., Aug. 10, 2017. Pearl Harbor survivor speaks to Air Commandos
“How do we react to anything out of our comfort zone? With resiliency.” At 104 years old, retired Navy Lt. Jim Downing, the second oldest living Pearl Harbor survivor, understands what it takes to overcome adversity, as he told his life story during a special event here, Aug. 10, 2017.
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U.S. Air Force diving students step into a pool for a training exercise at Naval Support Activity Panama City, Fla., Aug. 2. 2017. The Naval Diving and Salvage Training Center is the Department of Defense's largest dive school and trains members of all five military branches. Special Tactics trainees attend combat diving course
Airmen attending the Naval Diving and Salvage Training Center go through dive training with the goal of enabling the safe, timely and effective training of qualified candidates for combined operations in support of national military strategy and national security. Though they are not directly stationed with the 325th Fighter Wing, the dive school Airmen are supported through Tyndall Air Force Base administratively. Many of their personnel based issues are solved through Tyndall.
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New council raises cultural awareness New council raises cultural awareness
Most of us can say we know a lot about our own culture. What about all of the other cultures? How much do we know about them?This is why the Department of Defense implemented the Special Observances Council at each base. The goal is to raise awareness and increase knowledge about different cultures.The Hurlburt Field Special Observances Council
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321st Special Tactics Squadron combat controllers simulating close air support missions in the town of Rakevere, Estonia, during a flying training deployment in support of Operation Atlantic Resolve. Special Tactics simulates chaos, combat in Estonian village
Combat controllers sprint through the small, rustic village bearing plate carriers and radios, ducking behind buildings for cover, calling in coordinates and relaying information to the ground force commander. The citizens were imagined as enemy combatants, the village homes into targets for circling A-10 Thunderbolt IIs and the cobblestone streets
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Lt. Gen. Brad Webb visits RAF Mildenhall Lt. Gen. Brad Webb visits European Air Commandos
The leader of Air Force Special Operations Command visited this week Air Commandos stationed here.Lt. Gen. Brad Webb, AFSOC commander, regularly breaks away from the headquarters for an eyes-on appraisal of operations, Airmen and facilities.During this trip to RAF Mildenhall, the general spent time with aircraft maintainers on the flightline. He
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Default Air Force Logo U-28A accident investigation board results released
Air Force Special Operations Command officials released the results of their investigation into the March 14, 2017 U-28A aircraft accident near Clovis Municipal Airport that killed three Airmen onboard.
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Family and friends of Master Sgt. William L. McDaniel II, unveil a highway sign during a ceremony dedicating a six-mile stretch of Highway 121 in honor of his namesake, in Greenville, Ohio, Aug. 14, 2017. McDaniel was part of a joint, special operations team who were infiltrating an island in Southern Philippines when the MH-47 Chinook helicopter he was in crashed into the Sulu Sea Feb. 22, 2002. (U.S. Air Force photo by Wesley Farnsworth) Ohio highway dedicated to SOF hero
Six miles of County Highway 121 near Greenville, Ohio, was dedicated Aug. 14 in honor of Master Sgt. William L. McDaniel II, a Special Tactics pararescueman who was killed Feb, 22, 2002, in an MH-47 Chinook helicopter crash in the Philippines.
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321 STS lands A-10's on highway in Estonia Air Commandos land A-10s on Estonian highway
Air Commandos landed U.S. Air Force aircraft on austere landing zones -- a.k.a. closed-off highways in Estonia -- during drills with the Maryland Air National Guard.
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