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  • Officials release '07 pay charts

    The holiday season may mean gifts, decorations and well deserved time off, but it also means military pay raises are just around the corner. According to officials, basic pay will increase by 2.2 percent for all grades and basic allowance for sustenance will increase by 2.8 percent beginning January 1. "Two percent might not sound like much but
  • Workshop for children of deploying Airmen

    A good number of Incirlik Airmen will be deploying for AEF 5/6 this coming January. For those Airmen with children an old friend named Sesame Street is lending a helping hand with the special When Parents are Deployed. With more than 700,000 children of military families under the age of five separated from their mother or father this holiday
  • Incirlik welcomes five new majors to the team

    Five members of team Incirlik got the news Dec. 20 that they will be trading in their captain bars for major leaves. The new O-4s were selected along with 2,513 of their fellow Airmen across the Air Force. "I feel very elated to make it to the rank of major," said Capt. Artemus Armas, 39th Medical Group officer in charge of medical services. "I was
  • Preparing your car for winter driving

    Driving in winter presents a number of challenges and traveling in a vehicle not properly prepared for the season can compound the risk of accident and injury. Incirlik's Auto Hobby Shop can provide all the services necessary to ensure base members are ready for winter travel. One of the first things that often comes to mind when preparing a
  • ’Tis the Season to Give and Receive Tax Assistance

    While the bells are jingling, the chestnuts are roasting, and the Jack Frost is nipping at your nose, it can only mean one thing -- income tax season is right around the corner. Knowing that people cherish tax time about as much as a stocking full of coal, the 39th Air Base Wing legal office and Airmen and Family Readiness Center again will be
  • USAFE commander, command chief visit 'Lik'

    General Tom Hobbins, U.S. Air Forces in Europe commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Gary Coleman, USAFE command chief, visited Team Incirlik Dec. 20 to meet the Airmen, answer questions about the future of USAFE and wish the men and women here a happy holiday. "First of all, I want to wish you all a happy holiday season and tell you I'm proud to work
  • AFSO 21 -- LRS merging to save time

    Air Force Smart Operations is quickly spreading throughout the Air Force and the 39th Logistics Readiness Squadron is no exception. They have found a way to save the most valuable thing many Airmen have ... time. The 39th LRS vehicle operations merged with vehicle maintenance. Now everything government-vehicle related is located in one area cutting
  • Hodjas take to the court

    The Incirlik Hodjas men and women's basketball teams recently played a little round ball here recently. The boys and girls Hodjas Basketball Team all won their games against Ankara by more than 40 points. (U.S. Air Force photo by Ismael Gomez)
  • AFN Det. 7 takes top honors for AF 60th anniversary spot

    As the Air Force prepares to celebrate 60 years of delivering air power, all Armed Forces Network detachments were assigned a special project to commemorate the historic event. The 16 detachments were tasked with making a one-minute film celebrating the Air Force's diamond anniversary and when two members of AFN Det. 7 here got the word, they took
  • Team Incirlik members receive CCAF degree

    More than 30 Team Incirlik members received their Community College of the Air Force associates degree Dec. 15 at the Consolidated Club. 728th Air Mobility Squadron Tech. Sgt. Gregory Butcher, Education and training Staff Sgt. Eric Martin, Aviation Maintenance Technology Master Sgt. Cheryl Moye, Human Resource Management Tech. Sgt. Adam Otto,