EIELSON AFB

Eielson hosts congressional staff delegates

Story by Amn Eric Fisher on 04/20/2017 Congressional staff delegates visited Eielson, April 18, to gain improved understanding of the 354th Fighter Wing's mission in order to pass on pertinent information to members of congress. During the tour, delegates received a unit mission brief and F-35 Lighting II aircraft beddown
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Same jets, different look

Story by Amn Eric Fisher on 04/19/2017 January 20, 1974, marked a momentous occasion for the U.S. Air Force as Phil Oestricher, a General Dynamics test pilot, strapped into the cockpit of the F-16 prototype and prepared to take off. The first flight lasted mere moments and only made it
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Little Rock, Peterson AFBs claim Hennessy awards

Story by Carole Chiles Fuller on 04/18/2017 JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, and Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, have won the 2017 John L. Hennessy Awards for best U.S. Air Force food service operations. Six installations from the Eastern Hemisphere (Region 1) and eight
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Eielson initiates pilot program for SAPR K-9

Story by SSgt Ashley Taylor on 04/18/2017 April is Sexual Assault Awareness Prevention Month and recently named the 2017 Pacific Air Forces Exceptional Air Force Sexual Assault and Response Team, Eielson is showcasing their newest 4-legged Victim Advocate. Tessa, the Air Force's first Sexual Assault Prevention and Response K-9, is
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Keeping an eye out for patients

Story by Amn Eric Fisher on 04/17/2017 Eyes are one of the most useful tools humans have. They allow people to interact with the world in a way nothing else can and without vision many lives would change forever. Luckily there are skilled individuals ready to safeguard eyesight at a
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Cassadee Pope performs USO concert for Icemen Team

Story by A1C Cassandra Whitman on 04/17/2017 Lights, sound check, sing! After a full day touring Eielson Air Force Base, Cassadee Pope geared up to perform her first USO concert, with Eielson being her first stop. Pope's day began at the USO, where she met with Col. Todd Robbins, the
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