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  • 717th Air Base Squadron Change of Command

    Ankara, Turkey – U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Christopher Floyd took command of the 717th Air Base Squadron during a change of command ceremony May 16, at the Ankara Support Facility, here. Prior to taking command, Floyd was the deputy chief for the Defense Threat Reduction Agency Eurasia office at U.S. Embassy Tbilisi, Georgia.Col. Todd Stratton, 39th
  • 39th OSS gains new commander

    U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Richard Swengros (right), 39th Operations Support Squadron incoming commander, assumes command of the 39th OSS from Col. James Zirkel, 39th Weapons System Security Group commander, during a change of command ceremony, June 1, 2017, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. The 39th OSS leads airfield and support operations to support
  • 39th MXS metals techs make sparks fly

    U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Ronald Bender, 39th Maintenance Squadron metals technology craftsman, welds a frame together May 30, 2017, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. The metals technology shop is capable of repairing, and in some cases, creating parts that are no longer in production. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Devin M. Rumbaugh)
  • 39th Air Base Wing Titans welcome new commander

    In a change-of-command ceremony filled with military tradition, Col. David Eaglin assumed command of the 39th Air Base Wing from Col. John Walker June 1, 2017, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. Lt. Gen. Richard Clark, 3rd Air Force commander, presided over the ceremony.Service members from the U.S gathered with NATO partners to say farewell to Walker
  • OSS, EOD conduct airfield IDF exercise

    U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Trisha Dodds, 39th Operations Support Squadron airfield management operations supervisor, speaks into a land mobile radio during an airfield indirect fire (IDF) exercise, May 27, 2017, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. Airfield exercises are conducted to test the capabilities of Airmen responding to such scenarios. (U.S. Air
  • Incirlik honors fallen on Memorial Day

    Members of the 39th Air Base Wing, salute while a wreath is laid during a Memorial Day Ceremony May 26, 2017, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. The laying of the wreath is done in memory of United States military members who paid the ultimate sacrifice. This marked the first joint service ceremony at Incirlik. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class
  • 447th brings the boom

    U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Michael Postel (left), 447th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron (EAMXS) production superintendent, and Tech. Sgt. Jeremiah Webb, 447th EAMXS maintenance supervisor, assemble an Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWS) rocket, May 24, 2017, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. The APKWS rocket is designed to give
  • 39 MDG hosts May Fair- Health Festival

    The 39th Medical Group is hosting their annual May Fair health festival, here at the Club Complex parking lot May 29, 2017 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.The May Fair health festival will be providing all military service members and civilians a variety of games and prizes, free health conscious food, free screenings and information booths from each agency
  • Ramazan

    Starting Saturday, May 27,  you will notice that most of your Turkish friends will stop eating and drinking during day time. Your gardner working in your yard under summer sun and soaked with sweat will refuses to accept any food or drink during day time; don’t get upset. That means they are fasting during the holy month of Ramadan (Ramazan in