News Search

News Comments Updated
1 ... 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ... 288
Default Air Force Logo Aviano delivers the message
After my brother’s recent deployment to Africa, he shared a story with me about an agreement the Air Force was developing with the local government to expand a runway. The effort stalled pending approval from the nation’s president.
0 5/05
2017
Soldiers parachute from a C-130H Hercules aircraft over the Czech Republic during Exercise Saber Junction 17, April 27, 2017. The exercise is designed to assess the readiness of the Army’s Stryker-based 2nd Cavalry Regiment to conduct unified land operations, with a particular emphasis on rehearsing the transition from garrison to combat operations, and exercising operational and tactical decision-making. The U.S. soldiers are assigned to the 173rd Airborne Brigade, 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cory W. Bush U.S. Airmen support Saber Junction 17
U.S. and Czech army paratroopers departed Aviano Air Base, Italy, April 27, 2017, before conducting a joint airborne operation seizure training during Exercise Saber Junction 17. The exercise is designed to assess the readiness of the U.S. Army’s Stryker-based 2nd Cavalry Regiment to conduct unified land operations, with a particular emphasis on rehearsing the transition from garrison to combat operations, and exercising operational and tactical decision-making and skills.
0 5/05
2017
Master Sgt. Justin Mullins, 31st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron first sergeant, and 2nd Lt. Jacob Berggren, 31st Logistics Readiness Squadron assistant installation deployment officer, carry a deployment bag at Aviano Air Base, Italy, April 19, 2017. The 31st LRS assisted in deploying 344 service members from Aviano Air Base to Bagram Airfield. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Ryan Brooks) Bringing bags to Bagram: Aviano deploys
The 31st Logistics Readiness Squadron assisted in deploying 31st Fighter Wing Airmen and 173rd Airborne Brigade Soldiers from Aviano Air Base, Italy, to Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, in late April 2017. They moved a total of 344 passengers and 237 tons of cargo in 10 days. The amount of cargo the 31st LRS processed equaled approximately a third of
0 5/02
2017
Default Air Force Logo Press Release: School Bus Accident
Aviano Elementary School Bus 27 was involved in a minor traffic accident on AP Highway at approximately 8 a.m. today. U.S. Air Force and Italian fire and medical teams responded to the accident and three students were treated on scene for minor scrapes and bruises. The school has dispatched additional busses to pick up the children. For more
0 5/02
2017
Default Air Force Logo Destinations: Trieste- Subterranean to subculture
There’s a book that says the best way to begin telling a personal story is to allude to the biggest things you have done to heighten the reader’s anticipation. I didn’t finish that book and I’ve never been very good at following recipes.With that out of the way, here’s a list of things I didn’t do on my recent trip to Trieste, like go to the
0 4/25
2017
The Italian air force Frecce Tricolori aerobatics team, practiced flying formations over Aviano Air Base, Italy, April 19, 2017. They use the air space above Aviano each year to practice flying routines for their upcoming air shows. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cory W. Bush) Frecce Tricolori soar over Aviano
The Italian air force Frecce Tricolori aerobatics team practiced flying formations over Aviano Air Base, Italy, April 19, 2017.
0 4/20
2017
Senior Airmen Evan Stills and Kent Romero, 31st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron avionics technicians, show Mariagrazia De Iudicibus, 31st AMXS spouse, the functionality of an F-16 Fighting Falcon cockpit during a Spouses’ Appreciation Day event at Aviano Air Base, Italy, April 12, 2017. The day’s events consisted of a squadron tour, multiple demonstrations of tasks and the ability to perform those tasks 31st AMXS Airmen perform on a day-to-day basis. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cory W. Bush) Spouses fill their Airman’s shoes during appreciation event
31st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron spouses participated in a Spouses’ Appreciation Day event at Aviano Air Base, Italy, April 12, 2017.
0 4/19
2017
Nine state representatives meet with 31st Fighter Wing Airmen during their visit to Aviano Air Base, Italy, April 8, 2017. The wing Airmen met their representative to inform them on how they impact the overall mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cary Smith) Representatives check out the state of Aviano’s mission, people
Nine state representatives visited Aviano Air Base, Italy, April 7-8, 2017, to learn about the 31st Fighter Wing mission and daily operations.
0 4/11
2017
Senior Airman Daniel Zamora, Airman Skylar Keyes and Senior Airman Timothy Flowers, 724th Air Mobility Squadron passenger service agents, push a shipping crate onto a C-130 Hercules at Aviano Air Base, Italy, April 6, 2017.  Airmen from the 724th AMS support more than 500 airlift missions a year.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Ryan Brooks) Aviano’s small terminal unit airlifts themselves to first place

0 4/10
2017
Default Air Force Logo Full time mission, part time Airmen
Among the 4,000 active duty Airmen stationed here are 19 Air Force Reserve Individual Mobilization Augmentee Airmen who continually support the 31st Fighter Wing mission while also leading civilian lives.  IMA reservists differ from traditional reservists because their schedule is based around the needs of the mission versus “one weekend a month,
0 4/07
2017
1 ... 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ... 288
RSS