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Seven U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt IIs, from the 127th Wing, Michigan Air National Guard, Selfridge Air National Guard Base, Mich., sit on the flightline at RAF Mildenhall, England, June 1, 2018. The Thunderbolts are passing through RAF Mildenhall on their way to support the U.S. Army Europe-led exercise Saber Strike 2018. Saber Strike 18 promotes regional stability and security while strengthening partner capabilities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Benjamin Cooper) RAF Mildenhall supports A-10s in Europe
U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt IIs, from the 127th Wing, Michigan Air National Guard, Selfridge Air National Guard Base, Mich., arrived here June 1, 2018.The Thunderbolts passed through on their way to support the U.S. Army Europe exercise Saber Strike 2018. Saber Strike 18 promotes regional stability and security while strengthening partner
0 6/01
2018
A U.S. Airman from the 100th Operations Support Squadron aircrew flight equipment shop tacks an oxygen mask to secure the threading of a mask lining at RAF Mildenhall, England, April 24, 2018. The AFE shop is the insurance of the aircrew and keeps emergency kits prepared in case of an in-flight emergency. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alexandria Lee) RAF Mildenhall saving lives one oxygen mask at a time
When an in-flight emergency happens, the last thing anyone wants to question is the condition of an oxygen mask, which could be the barrier between life and death. The 100th Operations Support Squadron aircrew flight equipment shop makes it their goal for that question never to be asked. The AFE shop is the insurance of the aircrew and keeps everything prepared just in case of an emergency.
0 5/09
2018
Members of the Exceptional Family Member Program experience a computerized planetarium system and has specialized projection lenses to provide 360-degree full-dome at RAF Mildenhall, England, Feb. 10, 2018. The science domes has five different shows, and 40 individuals are able to enjoy each presentation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alexandria Lee) RAF Mildenhall EFMP families experience live planetarium
The Northside Fitness Center at RAF Mildenhall transformed into a digital planetarium Feb. 10 for a special science event for exceptional family member program families to experience the joy of astronomy, geology and biology in an interactive way. The giant mobile dome was placed in the fitness center to provide a hands on science experience. The mobile science dome is a fully computerized planetarium system and has specialized projection lenses to provide 360-degree, full-dome science shows, which offers a unique learning experience for children and adults.
0 2/13
2018
U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Randy Scanlan, Air Force Personnel Center chief of enlisted aircrew assignments, Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, conducts a question and answer session with boom operators at RAF Mildenhall, Feb. 8, 2018. The question and answer session was one of three briefings during the senior enlisted leaders’ visit to discuss issues and programs pertaining to the CEA career fields. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Alexandra West) Career enlisted aviator roadshow comes to Mildenhall
Senior leaders from the career enlisted aviator career field made a stop here, Feb. 8, 2018, during a roadshow. Briefings were held to discuss career enlisted aviator retention issues and incentives, one-on-one sessions with CEA Airmen, and cross training for those interested in joining the CEA career field.
0 2/12
2018
The KC-135 Stratotanker first flew for the U.S. Air Force in August 1956. Since then, the aircraft has been maintained by conducting inspections such as the isochronal inspection and it continues to be a vital part of the U.S. Air Force’s arsenal. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Luke Milano) 100th MXG Airmen conduct ISO inspection on KC-135
RAF MILDENHALL, England – The KC-135 Stratotanker first flew for the U.S. Air Force in August 1956, and it continues to be a vital part of the Air Force’s arsenal to this day. Although the KC-135s of the 100th Air Refueling Wing have seen plenty of years, with the teamwork of several different shops within the 100th Maintenance Squadron and Aircraft Maintenance Squadron it keeps flying for years to come. One method of keeping the KC-135 operational is an isochronal inspection, or ISO inspection.
0 12/27
2017
Veterans of the 100th Bombardment Group (Heavy), Master Sgt. (retired) Dewey Christopher, center, and Staff Sgt (retired) Joe Urice, right, prepare to lay a wreath May 10, 2017, at Parham Airfield Museum, Framlingham, Suffolk. The 100th Bomb Group veterans visited England with family members and others from the 100th BG Foundation as part of the 100th anniversary of the 100th BG and 25th anniversary of the 100th Air Refueling Wing and toured former East Anglian World War II bases including Thorpe Abbots, Horham and Rattlesden. (U.S. Air Force photo by Karen Abeyasekere) 100th Bomb Group veterans visit RAF Mildenhall, former World War II bases
Veterans of the 100th Bombardment Group (Heavy), Master Sgt. (retired) Dewey Christopher, center, and Staff Sgt (retired) Joe Urice, right, prepare to lay a wreath May 10, 2017, at Parham Airfield Museum, Framlingham, Suffolk. The 100th Bomb Group veterans visited England with family members and others from the 100th BG Foundation as part of the
0 5/16
2017
U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Curtis Stanley, 100th Air Refueling Wing command chief, fills out the first donation from RAF Mildenhall to the Air Force Assistance Fund for the fiscal year April 7, 2017, on RAF Mildenhall, England. The AFAF is an annual effort to raise funds for the charitable affiliates that provide support to Air Force active duty-members, retirees, reservists, guard and their dependents when needed. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Tenley Long) RAF Mildenhall kicks off 2017 Air Force Assistance Fund drive
U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Curtis Stanley, 100th Air Refueling Wing command chief, fills out the first donation from RAF Mildenhall to the Air Force Assistance Fund for the fiscal year April 7, 2017, on RAF Mildenhall, England. The AFAF is an annual effort to raise funds for the charitable affiliates that provide support to Air Force active
0 4/10
2017
U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 352nd Special Operations Group apply camouflage paint to their faces March 8, 2017, at the Stanford Training Area, England. A Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape instructor trained Airmen how to properly apply face paint based on the environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christine Halan) Tri-base Airmen survive and thrive through SERE training

0 3/23
2017
U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Tracy Thorpe, 373rd Training Squadron KC-135 avionics instructor, cleans a monument on display July 17, 2016, at the RAF Rougham Tower Museum in Bury St. Edmunds, England.  Volunteers from the Air Force Sergeants' Association visited the museum to perform minor landscaping. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Micaiah Anthony) Mildenhall Airmen help preserve RAF museum
Back when a gallon of gas cost 15 cents and a person could purchase a new car for a little over $1,000 - U.S. Army Air Corp Airmen roamed the base at RAF Rougham, England. Fast forward 71 years, and a group of U.S. Air Force Airmen returned with a new mission. On July 17, 2016, Airmen from Team Mildenhall’s Air Force Sergeants’ Association visited the now RAF Rougham Tower Museum to help maintain the facility’s estates.
0 7/22
2016
U.S. Air Force Col. Thomas Torkelson, left, 100th Air Refueling Wing commander, passes the guidon to U.S. Air Force Col. Robert Hoskins, right, new 100th Mission Support Group commander, June 29, 2016, during a change of command ceremony on RAF Mildenhall, England. The ceremony is a time-honored tradition in which one officer relinquishes command and passes it to another. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Tenley Long/Released) 100th MSG welcomes new commander
U.S. Air Force Col. Thomas Torkelson, left, 100th Air Refueling Wing commander, passes the guidon to U.S. Air Force Col. Robert Hoskins, right, new 100th Mission Support Group commander, June 29, 2016, during a change of command ceremony on RAF Mildenhall, England. The ceremony is a time-honored tradition in which one officer relinquishes command
0 7/12
2016
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