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  • Ask Mehmet: Salute Exchange

    Hey Mehmet, "I try to salute our Turkish counterparts on the base at Incirlik. They salute me back. Some friends of mine told me that I do not need to salute the Turkish officers. It sounded awkward to me. What is the reality about that issue?"We share the same base, the same environment and in some offices we work together. We work for the
  • Racking up miles; IAB Airman cycles for AF

    The air is crisp like the frost on the ground, winter is approaching, as Senior Master Sgt. Jason Chiasson hops onto his sleek road bike; today he will only ride 25 miles, but other days he will ride up to 100 on his strict training schedule of an Air Force Cycling Team cyclist.Chiasson is the 39th Communications Squadron production superintendent
  • Chief Shadow: Staff Sgt. Ramsey Tesch

    Name/rank: SSgt. Ramsey TeschSquadron: 728th Air Mobility SquadronJob title: Unit Deployment ManagerJob description and how do you contribute to the 39 ABW's mission?My primary duties include, unit deployment manager, unit safety monitor, unit neo representative, unit antiterrorism, and emergency management representative.  In our office we
  • Traffic safety stressed on Incirlik AB

    Due to the increase of operation forces at Incirlik Air Base in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, pedestrian and vehicle traffic is at an all-time high increasing the likelihood of traffic safety incidents.In an effort to combat the potential traffic incidents the 39th Safety office reminds members of Team Incirlik to follow the appropriate
  • Ready, Set, CLEP!

    The Education Center was off to the races at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey after a four day CLEP-A-Thon Dec. 7 - 10.The Education Center's CLEP-A-Thon offered DoD card holders the opportunity to participate in a first come first served style college level examination program and DANTES subject standardized tests as opposed to scheduling for the
  • Chief Shadow: Staff Sgt. Andrew Gaither

    Name/rank: Staff Sgt. Andrew GaitherSquadron: 39th Maintenance SquadronJob title: NCOIC Munitions SchedulerJob description and how do you contribute to the 39 ABW's mission?I schedule maintenance and inspections for North Atlantic Treaty Organization stockpiles and weapons storage. Forecast and schedule higher headquarters time compliance technical
  • Mevlana’s message: love, brotherhood, tolerance

    Mevalan Celaleddin-i Rumi once said,"Come, come, whoever; whatever you are.Come again infidel, idolator or fire-worshiper come again.Our monastery is not a place of despair,Even if you have violated your oaths a hundred times, come again."And millions, from every corner of the earth, have accepted that invitation throughout the centuries.The
  • 5 FPCON level civilians, dependents should know

    The Air Force uses five different force protection levels to inform service members, and their families, of security threats. FPCON levels are standard across the Air Force to ensure everyone takes the appropriate measures and remains safe.Incirlik personnel and dependents should be aware and knowledgeable of FPCON levels for their safety. To
  • Meet your leadership: Mr. Hampton, 39th FSS fitness and sports manager

    The 39th Air Base Wing units are led by hand-picked commanders and leaders here and at geographically-separated groups and squadrons across the region. This series of features gives an inside look at those leaders and their leadership style. This feature highlights the 39th Force Support Squadron  fitness and sports manager Theodore
  • Chief shadow: Airman 1st Class Raul Reyna

    Name/Rank: Airman 1st Class Raul ReynaSquadron: 39th Medical Support SquadronJob title: Medical logisticianJob description and how do you contribute to the 39th Air Base Wing's mission?I play a key role in ordering pharmaceuticals for the entire base including deployed troops and our geographically separated units in Turkey.What is the one thing