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  • 425th ABS welcomes new commander

    Airmen assigned to the 425th Air Base Squadron render a salute to Lt. Col. Christopher Collins, incoming 425th ABS commander, during an Assumption of Command at Izmir Air Station, Turkey, Sept. 18, 2017. Collins was previously assigned to the 451st Flying Training Squadron as a combat systems instructor. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman
  • Take action to make a smooth transition with TRICARE in 2018

    You may be wondering what action you need to take, if any, to ensure you continue TRICARE coverage in 2018. Some beneficiaries will need to take action, but most will not. If you’re currently enrolled in or eligible for TRICARE coverage on Dec. 31, 2017, you’ll transition to your respective TRICARE plan on Jan. 1, 2018. If you want to enroll in a TRICARE plan or change coverage after Jan. 1, 2018, you’ll need to take action to enroll in the plan of your choice.
  • Incirlik Air Base holds 24-hour POW/MIA remembrance events

    Many came home. Some did not. There are more than 83,000 American prisoners of war and missing in action service members, and many families left behind who are still waiting and wondering. To honor those military men and women, and their families, the 39th Air Base Wing held a 24-hour POW/MIA remembrance run, name reading, missing man table and ceremony Sept. 14-15 at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey.
  • Incirlik Airman awarded Titan University’s highest honor

    An Airman with the 39th Maintenance Squadron became the second to earn the highest level of achievement in the 39th Air Base Wing’s professional development program here Aug. 30.
  • Incirlik hosts a spirituality and religion forum

    The 39th Air Base Wing chapel hosted a lunch and enrichment panel with representatives from four different belief systems here Aug. 17.The panel featured representatives from Atheism, Catholicism, Islam, and Protestant Christianity.“The purpose of today’s session is to explain how practicing one’s belief system strengthens resilience,” said Lt.
  • Feast of Sacrifice

    If you see herds of sheep in the streets of villages, towns, and cities of Turkey, don’t worry. It is a sign that the Muslim world is getting prepared to celebrate Eedu-l-Adha, or Feast of Sacrifice, which  falls on the 10th day of the last month of the Islamic calendar.  Feast of Sacrifice, which lasts four and a half days, is the longest
  • NEWS RELEASE: UPDATE - MQ-1 Predator crashed in Southeast Turkey

    U.S. emergency responders and local police are on scene where a U.S. Air Force MQ-1 Predator remotely piloted aircraft crashed in a field approximately 200 miles east of Adana, Turkey.The aircraft departed Incirlik Air Base, and subsequently crashed at approximately 11:50 a.m., local time, Aug. 21, 2017.“U.S. Air Force and Turkish personnel are
  • NEWS RELEASE: MQ-1 Predator crashed in Southeast Turkey

    A U.S. Air Force MQ-1 Predator remotely piloted aircraft crashed at approximately 11:50 a.m., local time today in Southeast Turkey.The cause of the accident is under investigation.More information will be provided as it is available.-------------------------------------------- Turkish translation below-------------------------------------İNCİRLİK
  • NEWS RELEASE: UPDATE - MQ-1 Predator crashed in Turkey

    U.S. emergency responders and local Adana police are on scene where a U.S. Air Force MQ-1 Predator remotely piloted aircraft crashed in a field near Adana, Turkey.The aircraft crashed while departing Incirlik Air Base at approximately at 10:15 p.m., local time, Aug. 17, 2017.There were no civilian or military injuries. The U.S. military and Turkish
  • NEWS RELEASE: MQ-1 Predator crashed in Turkey

    While departing Incirlik Air Base, a U.S. Air Force MQ-1 Predator remotely piloted aircraft crashed at approximately 10:15 p.m. local time, Aug. 17, 2017, near Adana, Turkey.“At this time the safety of our host nation civilians and the recovery and security of our asset is paramount,” said Col. David Eaglin, commander of the 39th Air Base Wing. 
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