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  • CMSAF: ‘I've got one job and that's to take care of you’

    The men and women of the U.S. Air Force are relied on heavily for air, space and cyberspace combat capabilities. In today’s complex and ever-changing battlespace, the Air Force’s global presence and demanding operations tempo is critical to the continued defense of the U.S. and its Allies. As a result,resiliency serves as a necessary safeguard to ensure the force’s single most valuable resource, its people, never fail.
  • The power of ‘I Believe’

    U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Cuong Nguyen, pathologist and medical director assigned to the 48th Medical Group, exudes a positive attitude and smile as he describes his “I Believe” campaign – a two-part speaking series – aimed to inspire young children.
  • Thirteen U.S. Air Force F-15s deploy to Keflavik in support of Icelandic Air Surveillance and training

    The U.S. Air Force deployed approximately 280 Airmen and 13 F-15C/D Eagles from the 493rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron, 48th Fighter Wing, RAF Lakenheath, England, to Keflavik Air Base, Iceland from July 30 to Aug. 23, 2018 to conduct an Air Surveillance mission in support of our NATO alliance commitments.
  • An inside look at surge operations

    The Liberty Wing provides worldwide responsive combat airpower and support to United States Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa, NATO, and its allies. “Surge” operations, or short periods of increased flying, facilitate a number of training requirements for both F-15 aircrew and support personnel on the ground, and are necessary to ensure a ready and capable force.
  • New 48th FW commander lays out priorities

    U.S. Air Force Col. William Marshall, 48th Fighter Wing commander, held his first all call at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, July 20, 2018.
  • Aviano AB and RAF Lakenheath team up for flying training deployment

    Approximately 200 Airmen assigned to the 510th Fighter Squadron, 31st Fighter Wing, Aviano Air Base, Italy, are participating in a flying training deployment at RAF Lakenheath, England, to evaluate aircraft and personnel capabilities and train in NATO operations with the 48th Fighter Wing and British allies.
  • USAFE launches inaugural Combat Ammunition Production exercise

    Airmen from the 48th Fighter Wing Maintenance Group hosted approximately 160 Airmen to participate in the United States Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa’s inaugural Combat Ammunition Production Exercise at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England July 16-19, 2018.
  • Civilian Airman: Service before self

    What defines an Airman? Is it the uniform, the rank or the contract of enlistment to serve in the U.S. Air Force?