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  • Fifteenth Air Force activates, consolidates ACC’s conventional forces

    Fifteenth Air Force activated Aug. 20, integrating wings and direct reporting units from 12th Air Force and Ninth Air Force to form a new numbered air force responsible for generating and presenting Air Combat Command’s conventional forces.
  • Air Force International Health Specialists bring experience to pandemic response

    The Ninth Air Force-led Task Force-Southeast provided defense support of civil authorities within Federal Emergency Management Agency, or FEMA, regions III and IV. The task force’s largest mission was delivering support to a COVID-19 alternate care site set up at Temple University in Philadelphia that served as an overflow medical facility.
  • Commander of Air Combat Command visits TF-Southeast

    Gen. Mike Holmes, the commander of Air Combat Command visited the service members of Task Force-Southeast at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, April 20, 2020. Holmes toured several facilities to learn how the task force operates and about its mission to aid in the country’s fight to combat COVID-19.
  • Joint, Coalition partners conduct STAFFEX 20-2

    Approximately 200 Ninth Air Force, joint and coalition partners participated in Staff Exercise 20-2 Feb. 6 through 15.
  • Shaw electrical, engineering flips switch to start aircraft engines

    The 20th Component Maintenance Squadron electrical and engineering section is responsible for ensuring F-16CM Fighting Falcon systems are functioning properly.
  • CATM: Training warfighters

    While deployed, or when in a hostile environment, the need to fire a weapon can occur in an instant’s notice, or without notice at all. U.S. Air Force combat arms training and maintenance range instructors teach Airmen how to properly handle and use their firearms, so that when the need to fire them arises, the Airmen are prepared.
  • AF medics deploy to Puerto Rico to aid hurricane relief efforts

    Approximately 87 members assigned to the 633rd Medical Group departed Oct. 16-17 to set up and operate a 25-bed Expeditionary Medical Support field hospital in support of hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico.
  • Boom goes ... never mind; EOD diffused it

    Explosives Ordinance Disposal technicians from around the U.S. Air Force participated in an EOD training scenario Aug. 8-9 during Operation Llama Fury 3.0 at Joint Base Langley-Eustis.
  • JBLE participates in aircraft exercise

    As Joint Base Langley-Eustis service members pay their respects to the United States Marine Corps and United States Navy, in their tragic loss on July 10, 2017, real-world and exercise incidents are used as reminders to our service members that accidents or incidents are a reality in military life and it is why service members need to be ready to respond at any time.
  • Shaw hosts cadets for Operation Air Force

    U.S. Air Force Academy cadets are visiting Team Shaw as part of the Operation Air Force program June 6 to 21.
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