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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....
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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...

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...

OSI eulogizes fallen heroes from its ‘darkest day’

QUANTICO, Va. — More than 650 people overflowed the U.S. Marine Memorial Chapel here Jan. 7 to mourn the loss and remember the lives...

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...

Hill AFB pilot reaches combat flying milestone in Afghanistan

The next time you think about complaining after a long flight, consider Henry Rogers. The Air Force colonel has spent more than 125 days —...

Hill Airmen bring the boom to combat airpower in Afghanistan

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan — In a far corner of the base, behind fences, checkpoints and armed guards, rests one of the most explosive places...

‘Triple Nickel’ arrives at BAF, takes reins from Hill Airmen

BAGRAM, Afghanistan — Airmen assigned to the 555th Fighter Squadron, known as the “Triple Nickel,” from Aviano Air Base, Italy, arrived here April 27...