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  • USAFE-AFAFRICA command chief experiences 39th ABW mission during visit to Incirlik AB

    U. S. Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa’s most senior ranking enlisted member visited the Airmen of Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, during a wing immersion Nov. 22 - 24, 2021.
  • 39th MXS aircraft recovery team performs crane-lift exercise

    Airmen from the 39th Maintenance Squadron’s Crash Damaged Disabled Aircraft Recovery team conducted a crane-lift exercise at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, Nov. 23, 2021.
  • (PHOTOS) Operation Neverland: TF Black Cat and 39th ABW conduct joint training exercise

    During the training evolution, UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter crews assigned to the Task Force Black Cat teamed with 39th Air Base Wing Airmen to strengthen interagency collaboration in a variety of mission-specific simulated combat scenarios. Explosive ordnance disposal, medical and military working dog experts capitalized on TF Black Cat’s air transportation capabilities as they conducted operations to detect explosive devices, react to enemy contact, prepare wounded personnel for evacuation and provide follow-on care at fortified medical facilities.
  • 39th MDG Airmen partner with Acıbadem University to enhance training and readiness

    Airmen from the 39th Medical Group attended medical training at the Acıbadem University's Center of Advanced Simulation and Education, the only center of its kind, Oct. 26-28, in Istanbul.
  • 39th ABW commander visits Izmir

    Col. Jason Gingrich, 39th Air Base Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Scott Shrier, 39th ABW command chief, visited the 425th Air Base Squadron at Izmir from Nov. 14 to Nov. 16, as part of their visit to geographically separated units in Izmir and Ankara to interact with the Airmen and to see things firsthand.
  • Incirlik remembers Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

    U.S. Air Force Col. John Kelly, 39th Air Base Wing vice commander, and Turkish Air Force Col. Hüseyin Dinҫ, 10th Tanker Base Command chief of operations, salute during the Atatürk Memorial Day ceremony at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, Nov. 10, 2021. The annual ceremony commemorates the legacy of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, who is credited with the birth
  • 39th LRS Airmen engage in ACE training

    U.S. Air Force Fuels distribution operators assigned to the 39th Logistics Readiness Squadron pull a fuel pump hose to a KC-135 Stratotanker during a refueling mission as part of an Agile Combat Employment training event at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, Nov. 4, 2021. Exercising elements of ACE enables Airmen in Europe to operate from locations with
  • Acıbadem and Medline hospital partners visit Incirlik Air Base

    Thirty Turkish medical staff members from Acıbadem and Medline hospitals in Adana participated in a base tour of Incirlik Air Base Oct. 25, 2021. This was the first base tour offered to local community members in over 10 years and provided visitors an opportunity to learn how they directly enable the 39th Air Base Wing’s mission.
  • Incirlik wing leadership meets the Polish Military Contingent during immersion tour

    U.S. Air Force Col. Jason Gingrich (right), 39th Air Base Wing commander, greets Polish Military Contingent members at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, Oct. 20, 2021. Incirlik AB wing leaders visited the Polish Military Contingent as part of an immersion tour to learn about their mission. Poland’s mission at Incirlik AB consists of on-call duty and
  • Ask Mehmet: Republic Day celebrates Turkish independence

    Ninety-eight years ago on Oct. 29, 1923, Turkey declared itself an independent republic and in commemoration of Republic Day, ceremonies, parades and other events will take place throughout the country on Friday.