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  • C-130J delivers Humvees to Incirlik

    U.S. Airmen assigned to the 728th Air Mobility Squadron and 37th Airlift Squadron, unload Humvees from a U.S. Air Force C-130J Super Hercules April 26, 2017, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. The Humvees were delivered to Incirlik to bolster the 39th Security Forces Squadron’s capabilities on the flightline. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class
  • Larger Than Life Fitness Center and Titan DFAC open their doors

    Wing leadership officially opened the doors to the new Larger Than Life Fitness Center and Titan Dining Facility during a ribbon cutting ceremony here May 1, 2017. The new locations were opened to help accommodate the quality of life for the growing populace at Incirlik.  “Years ago, there wasn’t a need for more than one base gym and one DFAC,”
  • Incirlik chapel, mental health visit Site D

    In an effort to foster interpersonal relationships, Airmen from the 39th Air Base Wing chapel and mental health clinic visited Diyarbakir Air Base, April 26 - 28. During their trip, the Airmen met with different base units to check on quality of life and well-being.“We came out to Site D to provide a service that they don’t have out here,” said
  • 447 EAMXS Airmen keep A-10s fighting

    U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Stephans Doherty (left) and Senior Airman Nathaniel Awrey, both 447th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron aircraft armament systems journeyman, reassemble an A-10 Thunderbolt II GAU-8/A Avenger rotary cannon April 5, 2017, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. The seven barrels are inspected to ensure functionality and are
  • Bolstering the Incirlik Exchange

    The Incirlik Air Base Exchange staff is implementing changes to their store and stock to better serve the base populace.Plans are underway to bolster successful items and bring in new ones that better fit service members’ demands.“Currently, we are working on a reset of our hardline department (items other than clothing) of the store,” said Pete
  • Wisniewski Chapel dedication

    The chapel at Diyarbakir Air Base was dedicated in honor of Capt. David A. “Wiz” Wisniewski, an HH-60 Pave Hawk pilot, March 28.It has become a tradition in the rescue community to name new bases of operation after those who have lost their lives in service of others, “doing these things we do that others may live.”When Diyarbakir AB was stood up

    An Airman assigned to the 39th Security Forces Squadron was pronounced dead at 11:46 a.m., April 10.                Staff Sgt. Curtis J. Gardner, 39th SFS NCO in charge of escort, was found unconscious and unresponsive in his residence April 10. Gardner, was transported to the 39th Medical Group by ambulance, where he was later pronounced dead by

    A member of the 39th Air Base Wing was pronounced dead by the 39th Medical Group hospital staff this morning. The official cause of death is under investigation.                The name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin. More information will be released when it becomes available.                Please direct any/all queries to
  • Incirlik Airmen test aircraft recovery capabilities

    U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Chadon Bowman (left) and Staff Sgt. Corey Nickles, both 39th Maintenance Squadron transient alert, Crash Damaged Disabled Aircraft Recovery (CDDAR) team members, speak to each other while attaching a decommissioned Turkish air force F-4 Phantom to a crane as part of a training exercise March 30, 2017, at Incirlik Air
  • Exercise: Incirlik trains for aircraft mishap

    Firefighters with the 39th Civil Engineer Squadron, extinguish a simulated aircraft fire during a major accident response exercise (MARE) March 29, 2017, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. A MARE is designed to test an installation’s ability to respond to different events that could negatively impact the installation’s mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by