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An U.S. Air Force F-15E Strike Eagle from the 48th Fighter Wing at RAF Lakenheath, UK, lands Nov. 12, 2015 at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. The aircraft are deployed to Incirlik AB in support of Operation Inherent Resolve and counter-ISIL missions in Iraq and Syria. This dual-role fighter jet is designed to perform air-to-air and air-to-ground missions in all weather conditions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Cory W. Bush/Released) Incirlik receives F-15s in support of OIR

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DOD VOLED to hold virtual education fair Nov. 19 DOD VOLED to hold virtual education fair Nov. 19
 In an effort to expand the reach of military voluntary education and help make higher education accessible for all service members, veterans and family members, the Defense Department's Voluntary Education Program will host its first virtual education fair Nov. 19.The online fair is designed to enable members' participation from anywhere in the
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Audience members gathered for the National Veterans Day Observance at the Arlington National Cemetery amphitheater stand up as President Barack Obama enters the stage on Nov. 11, 2015. (U.S. Air Force photo/Sean Kimmons) AF veterans reveal what Veterans Day means to them
The day when nearly 70 bullets riddled his Sikorsky HH-3E "Jolly Green Giant" rescue helicopter as his crew tried to save two Airmen during the Vietnam War remains vivid for retired Chief Master Sgt. Dennis Richardson.It was March 14, 1968, and Richardson, a flight engineer at the time, and others were called out to retrieve the Airmen after their
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U.S. Air Force service members salute while passing a Mustafa Kemal Ataturk statue Nov. 10, 2015, at Incirlik Air Base. U.S. and Turkish service members partnered together to honor and pay respect to Ataturk during the ceremony. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Daniel Lile/Released) Incirlik AB honor Ataturk with joint ceremony
The 10th Tanker Base Command, with participation from U.S. Airmen from the 39th Air Base Wing, held a memorial ceremony in honor of Mustafa Kemal Ataurk, Nov. 10, 2015, here.Ataturk was the founder and first president of the modern Republic of Turkey, and is commonly refered to as 'The Father of Turkey.' In the short span of his life, he achieved
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Default Air Force Logo AF leaders release Veterans Day message
Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III and Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force James A. Cody have issued a Veterans Day message to Airmen.Click here to read the message.
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Chief Master Sgt. Vegas Clark, 39th Air Base Wing command chief, greets Staff Sgt. Andrew Murphy, 39th Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels service center supervisor, before beginning his chief shadow day Nov. 6, 2015.  Airmen are chosen for the command chief’s shadow program based on their commander’s recommendation about their dedication to the mission and their job. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Taylor Worley) Chief shadow: Staff Sgt. Andrew Murphy
Name/rank: Staff Sgt. Andrew MurphySquadron: 39th Logistics Readiness SquadronJob title: Fuels service center supervisorJob description and how do you contribute to the 39th Air Base Wing's mission?As a Fuels Service Center supervisor, I am part of the team that oversees command and control for all fuels operations on Incirlik Air Base. I ensure
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Default Air Force Logo What TRICARE beneficiaries need to know about open enrollment, marketplace
It's time for open enrollment; the time of year when people can enroll in or change their health insurance plan. The open enrollment period for HealthCare.gov is Nov. 1 to Jan. 31 for 2016 coverage.How does this affect you? Most TRICARE beneficiaries don't need to worry about open enrollment. However, for beneficiaries who are not eligible for
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Default Air Force Logo November is Warrior Care Month
TRICARE is a health care program for uniformed service members, National Guard and Reserve members, retirees, survivors and their families around the world. We ensure our beneficiaries receive care that is proven both safe and effective. This month, make time to learn about all the health care benefits, programs and resources available to our
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Default Air Force Logo TRICARE young adult premiums to increase Jan. 1
Premiums for the Military Health System's benefit plan for adult children between 21 and 26 years old have been announced. The premiums for TRICARE Young Adult (TYA) program will increase on Jan. 1 to $306 per month for TYA Prime, and $228 per month for TYA Standard."Offering the option to have young adults covered under these plans falls in line
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Default Air Force Logo 39th ABW Town Hall recap
Col. John Walker, 39th Air Base Wing commander hosted two town hall meetings Nov. 3, 2015, here.Topics of discussion included the following:· Authorized Voluntary Departure: The AVD has been extended for an additional thirty days. The new departure window is scheduled for close Dec. 2. For more detailed information, click here. For families looking
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