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  • UK-based CV-22s fly in formation with HH-60s

    CV-22 Ospreys from the 352nd Special Operations Wing and HH-60 Pave Hawks from the 48th Fighter Wing flew together in a joint formation around southern England Aug. 31, 2017. This flight gave pilots of both units the ability to practice working together in different formations and to hone how they

  • 352nd SOW give insider's look on Spouse Appreciation Day

    The 352nd Special Operations Wing held a Spouse Appreciation Day May 25, 2017, at RAF Mildenhall, U.K. The mission for the day was to give spouses an insider’s look at the wing’s mission, express gratitude for their support and sacrifice and, of course, have fun.

  • 352nd SOW Airman performs heroic act to save a life

    Superman, Batman and Spiderman are a few names that come to mind when asked who is a hero. For one man, that hero’s name is Nathan Rhoden. On February 27, 2016, like any normal day, a British student pilot was flying in a Microlight aircraft for the first time on his own at the Peterborough

  • 352nd SOW Hosts Spouses' Day

    Families of 352nd Special Operations Wing Airmen saw May 26 the equipment, vehicles and aircraft of the unit during a Spouses' Day event.

  • European Air Commandos exercise with allies

    Two European-based MC-130J Commando II aircraft and Airmen of the 352nd Special Operations Wing flew during an exercise with the U.S. and Bulgarian navies and Swiss air force.

  • 352nd SOW Air Commandos clock in at dusk for night training

    U.S. Air Force Air Commandos from the 352nd Special Operations Wing worked the 'night shift' during a routine training mission at RAF Sculthorpe in Norwich, England. Activities included fast-roping off a CV-22 Osprey, searching for simulated potential threats, exercising the battlefield treatment of

  • 67th SOS offloads SOF over historic Normandy drop zone

    In commemoration of the 71st anniversary of D-Day, two MC-130J Commando II aircraft from the 67th Special Operations Squadron transported more than 60 U.S. Special Operations Command – Europe operators to the historic La Fiere drop zone near Sainte Mere Eglise, Normandy, France, June 7, 2015. “We’re

  • D-Day revisited: An aerial perspective

    The skies echoed with the sounds of yesterday. One could almost hear the whirr of the C-47 Dakotas intermingling with the steady hum of the MC-130J Commando II props. The memories of World War II aviators and paratroopers were palpable as current aircrew and U.S. Special Operations Command – Europe

  • Monster Mash challenges 321 STS Air Commandos

    Air Commandos from the 321st Special Tactics Squadron participate in a challenge during the Monster Mash April 10, 2015 on RAF Mildenhall, England. The Monster Mash consisted of various events such as navigating across a “lava” pit, pulling a Humvee and a blind weapons assembly. The squadron broke

  • 321st STS conducts jump, fast rope training

    Members from the 321st Special Tactics Squadron performed fast rope and military free fall high-altitude, low-opening jumps from a CV-22B Osprey from the 7th Special Operations Squadron March 25, 2015, at RAF Sculthorpe in Norfolk, England. Both units regularly train to ensure they can rapidly