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  • Postal service Airmen recommended holiday mailing dates

    The 2019 recommended holiday season mailing dates for postal customers assigned to Incirlik Air Base are: • First Class Mail – Dec. 4 • Priority Mail – Dec. 4 • Priority Mail Express Military Service (PMEMS) – Dec. 14 These dates are for mail originating from here and destined to a U.S. location. Customers in the U.S., who mail to European APO/FPO/DPO addresses are also encouraged to use the same recommended mailing dates.
  • Don’t let your health go up in smoke

    The 39th Medical Operations Squadron Health Promotion Office is conducting a campaign to help Airmen quit cigarette use. According to the American Cancer Society, both tobacco and electronic cigarettes contain carcinogenic chemicals. More than 34 million Americans remain addicted to cigarette use. (U.S. Air Force illustration by Staff Sgt. Joshua
  • IPE Airmen provide life-saving gear to comrades

    Since the dawn of human warfare, logistics and supply have influenced the outcome of countless battles. The ancient Chinese general Sun Tzu wrote about logistics in his work, The Art of War, saying “the line between disorder and order is logistics.”An indispensable part of military logistics is individual protective equipment. From ancient Roman
  • Back in session: courts-martial return to Incirlik

    It was a sobering message not just for those in the hot-seat, but for all who witnessed the trial.
  • Incirlik commemorates Ataturk Day

    U.S., Turkish, Spanish, Qatari service members from across the base render a salute during the Ataturk Memorial Day Ceremony Nov. 10, 2019, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. The ceremony brought members from across the base together to honor Ataturk, the founder and first president of modern Turkey.
  • Fit to Fight: Incirlik Airmen roll with Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

    U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Christian Brancato, a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu coach, flips Senior Airman Steven Nadeau, a student, during a class Nov. 7, 2019, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. The free class is conducted by Airmen who volunteer to teach as BJJ coaches, and is available for all Airmen stationed on the installation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff
  • Titan Medics celebrate MSC week

    The 39th Medical Group participated in an appreciation week for the Medical Service Corps officers and support personnel Oct. 28 to Nov. 1, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey.Events during the week included a kick-off lunch, scavenger hunt, Halloween party, and trivia. The theme of this year’s appreciation week is ‘Celebrating 70: Proud of yesterday,
  • Making the cut

    U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Jason Barnes, 39th Maintenance Squadron aircraft metals technology technician, uses a plasma cutter to cut excess material a railing, Oct. 25, 2019, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. Plasma cutters give technicians a quick, efficient way to cut down parts to fit a customer’s needs. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Trevor
  • Incirlik Airmen have blast at shooting competition

    U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. James Shott, a shooting contest participant, inspects an M9 pistol prior to using it during the Excellence in Competition event Oct. 28, 2019, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. Airmen from various units across Incirlik competed to become one of the top 10 out of 100 contenders in the event hosted by the 39th Security Forces
  • Turkish AF, USAF learn Paver

    Paver is a pavement management software tool that allows engineers to collect data on an airfield to determine pavement condition index, or PCI, ratings from zero to 100. Based upon the condition rating and types of distresses recorded, engineers can estimate the total quantity of future repairs and make decisions on what areas need reconstruction.