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U.S. bombs, destroys Khorasan stronghold in Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan — At 7:32 p.m. local time April 13, 2017, U.S. Forces Afghanistan conducted a strike on an Islamic State of Iraq and...

Deployed wounded warrior completes back-to-back tours

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan — “Being here, you get treated like a normal person, not like an amputee. Not like an injured guy,” said Tech....

Official outlines U.S. missions in Afghanistan

U.S. forces in Afghanistan conduct missions to train, advise and assist Afghan forces as part of a larger NATO role, and conduct a unilateral...
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Hill AFB F-16 crashes in Afghanistan, pilot safe

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan — An F-16 from Hill Air Force Base crashed shortly after takeoff March 29 in Afghanistan. According to a press release from...

Reserve, active duty team up at Bagram

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan — From the flightline to the hangars, Air Force reservists in the 419th Fighter Wing’s operations and maintenance groups work side...

Afghan Air Force receives first four A-29s

KABUL, Afghanistan — The U.S. Air Force delivered four A-29 Super Tucanos to the Afghan Air Force Jan. 15 at Hamid Karzai International Airport,...

Black Widows

TECH. SGT. ROBERT CLOYS/U.S. Air Force  An F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 421st Expeditionary Fighter Squadron departs on a sortie from Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, on...

Deployed loadmasters fix problems ‘on the fly’

CAMP BASTION, Afghanistan — A weasel is characterized by its tenacity, persistence and keen senses. It is an animal also known for its ability...

Former Academy QB under center as deployed orthopedic doctor

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan — It’s 1999 and he steps onto the gridiron as a leader. It’s his team now. With big shoes to fill...

Bagram honors fallen Airmen

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan — Service members from Bagram Airfield came together Dec. 23 to honor the memories of six Airmen killed in an improvised...