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  • 39th ABW command team visits 717th ABS

    Col. Jason Gingrich, 39th Air Base Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Scott Schrier, 39th ABW command chief, visited the 717th Air Base Squadron Sept. 7-10, 2021.
  • Feast of Sacrifice

    The Muslim world will celebrate “Eid al-Adha,” an Arabic term meaning “Feast of Sacrifice” starting this Monday, July 19. In Islamic tradition, this historic event started when Prophet Abraham was ordered to prepare his son Ismael as a sacrifice, an order which Abraham and his son unquestioningly obeyed. But Ismael’s life was spared and exchanged for a ram. The offering of the sacrifice has become an annual celebration to commemorate the occasion and thank God for his favors.
  • Incirlik Official Document Center: keeping the mail flowing

    The Official Document Center is the one stop shop for all mail needs at Incirlik Air Base, and the Airmen working there ensure all mail is properly processed and distributed in a timely manner. The ODC isn’t only responsible for the mail of the Airmen assigned to the wing at Incirlik, they also process mail for deployed and the wing’s geographically separated units as well.
  • 717th Air Base Squadron changes command

    The 717th Air Base Squadron welcomed Lt. Col. Troy Smith as the newest squadron commander during a change of command ceremony at the Ankara Support Facility, Ankara, Turkey, July 17, 2020.
  • B-1B bombers integrate with U.S., Turkish tankers over Black Sea

    U.S. Air Force KC-135 Stratotankers assigned to 22nd Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron fly in formation with Turkish Air Force KC-135 Stratotankers assigned to 10th Tanker Base, Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, over Turkey during a Bomber Task Force mission May 29, 2020. Operations and engagements with our allies and partners demonstrate and
  • Delivering morale to U.S. troops in Turkey

    U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class David Camargo, 728th Air Mobility Squadron passenger service representative, volunteers at the post office April 24, 2020, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. Post office personnel and volunteers from around the base unloaded and processed more than 9,000 pounds of mail over the course of two days. (U.S. Air Force photo by
  • Continuing the mission during COVID-19

    INCIRLIK AIR BASE, Turkey - As a majority of base functions have come to a halt and physical distancing methods were implemented to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the 39th Air Base Wing continues to support and protect U.S. and NATO assets.
  • “This is our moment to shine”: Chapel unites community during COVID-19 crisis

    Social distance does not mean social isolation: this is the message the 39th Air Base Wing chapel team is sending to U.S. personnel at Incirlik during the COVID-19 crisis.
  • Incirlik members instructed to mask up for COVID-19

    In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, U.S. personnel stationed here are now expected to wear cloth-face coverings following a directive from the Department of Defense which was released April 5.
  • Fighting an invisible enemy: the war on COVID-19

    Members of Incirlik AB are learning to fight a different kind of adversary: the Coronavirus.
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