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  • Airman balanced through bodybuilding

    As Semaj’s alarm screeches throughout her bedroom at 2:30 a.m. she awakes for her morning cardio session, checks on her six-year-old son Jamel and then laces up her running shoes. Staff Sgt. Semaj, 432nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron supply craftsman, does this every morning to keep her body in shape in preparation for her next bodybuilding event where she hopes to earn her professional status.
  • BEAR team proudly keeps deployment facilities running

    One month in and New Horizons 2017 continues strong thanks to non-typical support from Airmen out of the 635th Materiel Maintenance Squadron at Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. Twelve Airmen from the 635th MMS’s Basic Expeditionary Airfield Resources unit work diligently to keep the barracks operational and improve service member’s wellbeing in support of NH17, Dominican Republic.
  • Practice makes perfect for 51st Combat Communications Squadron

    Airmen from the 51st Combat Communications Squadron are proving that training is the key to success during a deployment to the Dominican Republic for NEW HORIZONS 2017. When it comes to communication there is no room for mistakes or delays and thanks to the constant preparation by the Airmen of the 51st CBCS they have been able to keep communication capabilities strong for U.S. service members participating in NH17.
  • Air mobility managers key to Haiti aid response

    Beginning in the early hours of Oct. 5, the men and women who comprise the Air Mobility Division of the 612th Air and Space Operations Center at Davis-Monthan AFB, Ariz., worked day and night, for more than two weeks, supporting relief operations in western Haiti.As the entity which plans, coordinates, tasks and executes intra-theater airlift,
  • Airmen help bring smiles to children in Chile

    Airmen from around the U.S. came to Chile to participate in the FIDAE Air Show 2016, from March 29– April 3, 2016. During their stay, they made time to connect one-on-one with members of the community.
  • Chileans glean valuable knowledge from AFSOUTH Airmen

    During the 2016 FIDAE Air and Space Trade Show, several Airmen from 12th Air Force (Air Forces Southern), Davis-Monthan AFB, Ariz., participated in a subject matter expert exchange with the Chilean air force on the use of the Transport Isolation System, a medical transportation system capable of moving highly contagious individuals around the world safely.
  • AFSOUTH medics’ reputation spreads across San Salvador

    SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador – An AFSOUTH medic-led a team of five U.S. Air Force members from across the country and put their various experiences to work this week during a subject matter expert exchange with the Salvadoran air force Ilopango Air Base, in El Salvador from March 7-11. After the exchange with the Salvadoran air force was completed,
  • Healing hands cross international borders

    Two members from the New Hampshire Air National Guard participated in a medical subject matter expert exchange in El Salvador from March 7-11. The exchange covered self-aid and buddy care as well as basic information for first responders.“We laid the ground work by covering the physiology of trauma and continued to build upon that throughout the
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Colombian Kfirs fighters train with the A-10, F-16
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A true honor to work with our Partner Nation! #partnership
Check out the view from inside a Colombian Air Force refueling tanker as it performs an in-air refueling mission in the skies above Tucson, Arizona! Members of the Fuerza Aérea Colombiana are training this week at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base as they prepare for Red Flag 18-3. This week has been another great example of how the U.S. and partner nation air forces train together to accomplish shared goals. U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona
Wow! What a sight to see! Fuerza Aérea Colombiana #Kfir aircraft preparing for #RedFlag 18-3! U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) Nellis Air Force Base Air Combat Command
Members of the Fuerza Aérea Colombiana are training this week at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base as they prepare for Red Flag 18-3! Check out our video from a Colombian 767 as the aircrew performs an in-air refueling of 3 Colombian Air Force Kfir fighters! U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona
Volunteers from JTF-Bravo recently donated food and supplies for more than 150 Honduran families near Cane, La Paz. Service members hiked to the village carrying bags of donations to provide for the community and spent time playing soccer with the children as part of Chapel Hike 76. Our forces remain resilient and connected to our neighbors by giving back to the community. Voluntarios de nuestra organización recientemente donaron alimentos y suministros para más de 150 familias hondureñas cerca de #CaneLaPaz quienes subieron a la aldea con bolsas de donaciones para ayudar a la comunidad y compartieron su tiempo jugando fútbol con los niños, como parte de #ChapelHike76. Nuestras fuerzas siguen siendo fuertes y conectadas con nuestros vecinos al ayudar a la comunidad.
Today we said farewell to Colonel Eric Cólen Guedes, 12th Air Force (AFSOUTH) Brazilian Air Force Liaison Officer. Colonel Cólen received a Meritorious Service Medal in recognition of his work as a crucial link between 12th Air Force and the Brazilian Air Force. Our Liaison Officers play a critical role in strengthening ties between 12th Air Force and our partner nation air forces. We thank Colonel Cólen for his hard work and wish him luck as he moves on to his next assignment! U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) Força Aérea Brasileira
Check out this live shot of the Colombians training and flying here at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base
Lt. Gen. Mark Kelly, 12th Air Force (Air Forces Southern) commander met with Colombian Air Force Brig. Gen. Pablo Enrique Garcia Valencia! 🇺🇸🇨🇴🤝
The Colombian Air Force Fuerza Aérea Colombiana has sent their finest Kfir team to participate in Red Flag 18-3! 🇺🇸🇨🇴🚩🎉 U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) Nellis Air Force Base
Here's your chance to meet some of our Partner Nation Colombian Airmen! #RedFlag2018 🚩 🇺🇸🇨🇴
We’d like to give a 🔥warm 🤗 welcome to the members of the Colombian Air Force Fuerza Aérea Colombiana who arrived today at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona! They will train with the 162nd Wing Arizona Air National Guard as they prepare for Red Flag 18-3!🚩️🇺🇸🇨🇴️ U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) Air Combat Command Nellis Air Force Base
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Creech Air Force Base Airmen show-off the MQ-9 Reaper!
A Colombian Air Force pilot shows his enthusiasm about participating in the upcoming Red Flag 18-3! We are just as excited as him! 😁🎉🌎✈️
Wow! The F-15E Strike Eagle's train with JTACS!
The Colombian Air Force are bringing their #Kfir's to Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada for Red Flag 18-3!
Check out our video from the Conference of American Air Chiefs in Panama City, Panama! This conference brought together Air Force leaders from 19 nations in the Western Hemisphere June 18-22. The System of Cooperation Among the American Air Forces (SICOFAA), the conference’s sponsoring organization, was established in 1961 and promotes the exchange of experiences, knowledge and training among member nations to strengthen cooperative capabilities in North and South America. Senan Panamá Embajada de Estados Unidos en Panamá U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) Deputy Under Secretary of the Air Force, International Affairs Heidi Grant Fuerza Aerea Guatemalteca United States Air Force
Today we bid farewell to Colonel Kim Campbell, Commander of our 612th Theater Operations Group and 474th Air Expeditionary Group. Colonel Campbell relinquished command to Colonel Travis Ingber during a change of command ceremony at Davis-Monthan AFB, Arizona. We thank Colonel Campbell for her leadership and wish her the best of luck in her next assignment!
Chief Master Sergeant Storms, Command Chief for 12th Air Force (Air Forces Southern), talked with 130 Brazilian NCO… https://t.co/tcb0K6DfpP
Happy Birthday to the @USNationalGuard. Celebrating 382 years today. https://t.co/vncu7exAgl
The @189AW @arkansasguard's Airmen and a #C130 #Hercules recently participated in the 🇬🇹 Guatemalan air show🛩 .Whi… https://t.co/IZoheZ0Vp4
It's an honor to announce that the 🇺🇸@AFThunderbirds ✈️ will be preforming @FAIRCOL #RIONEGRO2019! We invite everyo… https://t.co/wS6rnJgni9
RT @jtfbravo: The SOUTHCOM Situational Assessment Team #SSAT is ready to respond during a humanitarian assistance operation. The team has b…
🇧🇷🇺🇲#CRUZEX2018! The Brazilian-led multinational air combat exercise that had participation from @usairforce and si… https://t.co/ajjd3G0McM
#FunFactFriday! #Hydrazine is a back up fuel ⛽ on the #F16 in the event of a electrical ⚡or hydraulic failure.🚫 Whe… https://t.co/BEMkFcw1Cn
@usairforce joined @portalfab and many other nations around the 🌎 for #CRUZEX2018! @southcomwatch https://t.co/TUOnr8HZvv
RT @EmbaixadaEUA: Encarregado de negócios William Popp e adido de defesa COL Lorenzo Harris participaram de uma apresentação do exercício #…
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SICOFAA Mission Video 2018 S: https://t.co/ZBHFU6W4pN via @YouTube
Take a look at this U.S. F-16 flying with a Brazilian F-5 to kick off #CRUZEX2018 yesterday. A great start to an e… https://t.co/u3K6HInK24
Latin American Cadet Initiative: https://t.co/Cv6CytmrYj via @YouTube
We look forward to flying and training with the Uruguayan Air Force during #CRUZEX2018 over the next two weeks in B… https://t.co/gXaoLLnEyf
Our F-16s from the @149FW are looking forward to flying alongside their counterparts from the Chilean Air Force at… https://t.co/cVYpKP0knR
We can't wait to fly with the Peruvian Air Force and all of our other partner nations during #CRUZEX2018 over the n… https://t.co/dRWRTqTweR
We look forward to flying with the Royal Canadian Air Force in Brazil for #CRUZEX2018 https://t.co/yIAw5oNjx5
#CRUZEX2018 officially started today. The @usairforce has sent F-16s from the 141st Fighter Wing and a KC-135 from… https://t.co/dZEgxXVx3k