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Image of a graphic of Gunfighter Skies Air and Space Celebration. The airshow is scheduled to be held June 2nd and 3rd. Gates open at 8:30 a.m. (U.S. Air Force Graphic by Airman 1st Class Janae Capuno) Gunfighter Skies: From idea to airshow
Witnessing jet teams performing aerial displays can be a surreal experience. Listening to the announcer over the sound of jet engines roaring, alongside tens of thousands of people is an experience that few would want to miss.
0 4/20
2018
A photo of Steve Hughes, Military Child Education Coalition trainer, leads a SPARC class April 18, 2018, in Mountain Home, Idaho. SPARC focuses on supporting student's educational experience and bringing out their potential. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jeremy D. Wolff) Finding a military child’s ‘SPARC’
Base and local community members came together during the Month of the Military Child to attend the Military Child Education Coalition’s SPARC class in Mountain Home, April 18, 2018. SPARC (Strength, Potential, Aspirations, Resourcefulness and Confidence) is one of many classes MCEC trainers teach on. It’s focus is supporting student educational experience, helping them reach their goals and live their dreams.
0 4/19
2018
Tech. Sgt. Brent Watkins, 366th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter tends to a simulated injury during an exercise April 5, 2018, at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho. The Major Accident Response Exercise tested first responders on dealing with a downed aircraft and securing large numbers of people. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jeremy D. Wolff) Gunfighters conduct MARE exercise
Members of the 366th Fighter Wing combined their efforts to tackle a Major Accident Response Exercise here April 5, 2018. The simulated incident centered around a jet striking a bird and crashing into a second jet parked on the ground. Once the aircraft was downed, first responders immediately jumped into action and took control of the situation.
0 4/12
2018
Satellite Image of Earth from one million miles away. Mountain Home AFB environmental efforts blossom
Mountain Home AFB’s actions to become more environmentally friendly have helped reduce pollution, save landfill space, conserve resources and heped pave the way for other organizations to run similar operations.
0 4/12
2018
Last year, ACC Airmen, their spouses and their children received almost $2 million in grants and loans from the Air Force Aid Society to help cover costs for basic living or medical expenses, emergency travel or child care. Our Airmen received another $236,000 in grants to help them further their education. When you can give, the Air Force Assistance Fund gives back
Since 1942, the AFAF campaign has been run by the Air Force family to help the Air Force family. Whether we are aware of it or not, each of us knows someone who has been helped by the Fund. Anything we can do today helps ensure that assistance will be available for other Airmen and other families when they need it tomorrow.
0 4/12
2018
Default Air Force Logo Environmental DOPPA and who it affects
The 366th Fighter Wing is proposing to conduct an Environmental Assessment (EA) for nine urban centers near Mountain Home AFB to facilitate urban Close Air Support (CAS) proficiency training operations by F-15E Strike Eagle aircrews and ground support from Joint Terminal Attack Controllers (JTAC). Proposed urban areas include the Boise metropolitan
0 4/11
2018
A 391st Fighter Squadron F-15E Strike Eagle drops a munition April 3, 2018, at Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida. The 391st FS from Mountain Home AFB, Idaho, recently participated in Combat Archer and Hammer. Munitions life: from storage to target
The life-cycle of a munition can be easily explained—the building of the munition, transportation to the aircraft, loading to the aircraft, taking off of the aircraft, then finally putting the munition on target.
0 4/06
2018
Airman 1st Class Marcus Young, 366th Security Forces Squadron response force member, stands in front of a barrier, April 3, 2018, at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho. The 366th Fighter Wing is constantly evolving installation security measures to stay on guard and prevent incidents from occurring. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class JaNae Capuno) Gunfighters enhance installation security
The 366th Fighter Wing is constantly evolving installation security measures to stay on guard and prevent incidents from occurring. “The reason why we change things up is so any potential adversary doesn’t adapt to us,” said Tech. Sgt. Charles Puckett, 366th Security Forces Squadron NCOIC of operations. “If we change up our routine, it makes it harder for somebody to determine what we do. It would be more difficult for someone to counteract our measures.”
0 4/05
2018
391st Fighter Squadron members perform a FOD walk before take-offs at Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, April 3, 2018. The 391st FS participated in exercises Combat Archer and Hammer. 391st FS participates in Combat Archer, Hammer
The 391st Fighter Squadron departed for Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, to participate in Combat Archer and Hammer March 25, 2018. These exercises provide aircrew and maintainers from the 366th Fighter Wing an opportunity to evaluate their ability to employ a variety weapons systems throughout all stages of the process.
0 4/03
2018
Staff Sgt. Brandon Hasegawa, 455th Expeditionary Communication Squadron cyber transport technician, poses for a photo Mar. 22, 2018 at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. Delpoyed Gunfighter keeps BAF connected
A vast, global communications network is one of the many things that makes the U.S. Air Force the most powerful on the planet.Whether it's repairing a network hub or installing fiber-optic cables or making sure the underlying infrastructure of Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan network is operating properly, it is the expertise of Staff Sgt. Brandon
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2018
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