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  • 193rd SOW Airmen to return from deployment

    More than 50 Airmen from the 193rd Special Operations Wing are scheduled to return home this week following an overseas deployment in support of Operation Inherent Resolve.
  • 16th SOS reaps benefits from program coded by Airman

    Thanks to the intuitiveness of an Air Commando at Cannon, AC-130W Stinger II pilots are able to ensure the right targets are identified properly and at a quicker rate in combat.
  • 353rd SOG participates in Tempest Wind 2017

    The 353rd Special Operations Group demonstrated operational readiness during Tempest Wind, a bilateral, interagency counterterrorism exercise from Sept. 18-26, 2017, in Okinawa, Japan and various locations throughout the Philippines. Tempest Wind is designed to support U.S. Pacific Command and the Republic of the Philippines’ objective of advancing
  • Hurlburt Field honors fallen OSI agent

    A dedication ceremony was held in honor of fallen U.S. Air Force Office of Special Investigations Special Agent (Maj.) Adrianna M. Vorderbruggen at Hurlburt Field, Fla., Oct. 13, 2017. A pavilion was erected at the Soundside in memoriam of Vorderbruggen and the impact she left on all who knew her after she was killed in action in Afghanistan Dec. 21, 2017.
  • SECAF awards Air Force Cross, medals to Air Commandos

    The team was trapped, outnumbered and bombarded by grenades and machine gun fire from elevated positions. Bullets ricocheted around them.Ordnance from circling, friendly aircraft exploded meters from their position, shaking the ground, as smoke from an exploded cache smothered the village.Their mission was originally to kill or capture high value
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  • Hurlburt Field honors Operation Bahamas, Antilles and Turks

    Air Commandos with the 1st Special Operations Wing hosted retired U.S. Air Force Col. John Hester and retired Tech. Sgt. Paul Cartter during a memorial plaque unveiling ceremony at here, Oct. 14. A plaque was dedicated to the three Air Commandos who died in the Jan. 9, 1984, 44 Alpha crash during Operation Bahamas, Antilles and Turks. The 20th Special Operations Squadron played a key role out of Hurlburt Field in OPBAT as part of Vice President George H.W. Bush’s south Florida Drug Enforcement Task Force.
  • Airmen awarded during ACA Convention

    Air Force Special Operations Command Airmen were recognized at the Air Commando Association Convention from Oct. 12-15. Awards were presented at the Air Commando Association’s 2017 Heritage Seminar Breakfast and the Awards Banquet.
  • President Trump holds event at 193rd Special Operations Wing

    The president arrived at the 193rd Special Operations Wing Wednesday to speak before an audience including White House staff, media and nearly 1,000 members of the public.The event marked the president’s second visit to the Air National Guard base since taking office last November.The role the wing played in the widely publicized White House event