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Fireworks Safety for Mountain Home Air Force Base 4th of July Fireworks Safety
Every year, most Americans celebrate Independence Day by firing up their grill, playing a sport and watching the fireworks. Some people consider fireworks the most exciting event during the Fourth of July. However, fireworks can be very dangerous in the hands of consumers.
0 6/29
2018
A photo of members of the Lt. Dan Band perform during a concert, April 26, 2018, at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho. The concert performed by Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band was their first at Mountain Home AFB. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Hailey Bivens) Lt. Dan Band visits MHAFB
Mountain Home Air Force Base is the equivalent of a small town with a population of less than 7,000 people. The Gunfighters who reside at Mountain Home work hard around the clock to accomplish the base mission of providing F-15E Strike Eagle sorties.
0 5/02
2018
United States Marine Corps Gunnery Sgt. Nick Molina builds his shelter into the hours of darkness during winter survival training Mar. 13, 2018, on Snowbank Mountain, Idaho. The training tested student's resiliance and taught skills for cold weather survival. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jeremy D. Wolff) Marines battle the elements with SERE
Imagine the most miserable, cold weather conditions Mother Nature could throw at you. Low temperatures, rain, sleet, hail, snow and a wind chill that leaves the temperature sitting right around zero degrees Fahrenheit. Those conditions created a beautifully miserable atmosphere for Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape winter survival training course on Snowbank Mountain.
0 3/22
2018
An enlisted Airman prepares his dress blues for the first time as an Air Force officer. To bear the title of a commissioned leader, Airmen must face multiple challenges in Officer Training School. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Connor J. Marth/RELEASED) Airman’s road to becoming an officer
Working as an emergency medical technician in New York City where a yearly call volume is around 5,000, is a grueling job especially when responding to crime scenes of stabbings or shootings. For Senior Airman Angelo DePrimo, 366th Contracting Squadron contract specialist, this was his life — on top of going to school and working a second job. While working his second job life guarding, he met an Air Force pararescuemen who sparked his interest in joining the military. “Besides the actual call volume, and what I was dealing with every day on the ambulance I wasn’t finding anything else challenging,” he said.
0 1/29
2018
Republic of Singapore Air Force ME-4 Tan Eng Ann speaks at his change of appointment ceremony, Dec. 29, 2017 at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho. Tan passed command to ME-3 Tan Thiam Chye Gene after serving two years as the 428th Fighter Squadron’s command chief. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Jeremy D. Wolff) 428th Fighter Squadron holds change of appointment ceremony
The 428th Fighter Squadron held a change of appointment ceremony for the squadron’s command chief here, Dec. 29. The Republic of Singapore Air Force ME-4 Tan Eng Ann, 428th FS command chief, passed command to ME-3 Tan Thiam Chye Gene.
0 12/29
2017
An F-15E Strike Eagle taxis down the runway during Gunfighter Flag 18-1 Dec. 13, 2017, at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho. Gunfighter Flag 18-1 took place Dec. 11-15, simulating joint service operations that might be encountered in a deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jeremy D. Wolff) Military branches come together for combat training
The 366th Fighter Wing is located in the middle of nowhere in southern Idaho, nearly an hour away from a large city. Not exactly the description of a place one would expect military forces from every U.S. service and foreign allies would be excited to visit. In reality, Mountain Home’s 110,000 acre range provides an ideal training setting with one of the biggest air spaces in the country, and exercises like Gunfighter Flag that accommodate joint service combat training to simulate deployed situations.
0 12/15
2017
An F-15E Strike Eagle takes off during Gunfighter Flag Dec. 11, 2017, at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho. Gunfighter Flag is a quarterly training exercise bringing multiple military branches to the Saylor Creek range for joint training oppertunities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jeremy D. Wolff) Gunfighter Flag 18-1 kicks off
Mountain Home is hosting its quarterly Gunfighter Flag exercise Dec. 11-15. Gunfighter Flag 18-1 simulates joint service operations that might be encountered in a deployed environment.
0 12/12
2017
Airmen from the 366th Equipment Maintenance Squadron detach an F-35A Lightning II from a crane Nov. 2, 2017, at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho.  The aircraft was transported from Mountain Home to the F-35 depot at Hill AFB, Utah for repairs. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jeremy D. Wolff) Gunfighters complete first F-35 transport
An F-35A Lightning II belonging to Luke AFB, Ariz. was moved for repairs after being grounded here for the past year. The aircraft was moved to the F-35 Depot at Hill AFB, Utah, with the help of the 366th Equipment Maintenance Squadron crash and recovery team.
0 11/15
2017
Fireworks Safety with MHAFB Fire Dept. Fireworks Safety with MHAFB Fire Dept.

0 6/09
2017
Republic of Singapore Lt. Col. Oon Kok Choon, 428th Fighter Squadron senior ranking officer, left, and RSAF Lt. Eng Jun Chao, 428th FS weapons system operator, right, pose for a photo before heading to Combat Hammer, May 2, 2017, at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho. RSAF flight crew spent the week testing their weapons system capabilities during Combat Hammer.(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jeremy L. Mosier/Released) 428th Fighter Squadron participates in Combat Hammer
The Republic of Singapore Air Force participated in Combat Hammer last week at Hill Air Force Base, Utah. Combat Hammer is an exercise that evaluates weapons systems in their entirety— from the loading to the delivery of the munitions.
0 5/11
2017
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