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  • 351st ARS supports 5th BW BTF Europe mission

    A U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress from the 5th Bomb Wing, Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, received fuel from a KC-135 Stratotanker from Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England, over the Norwegian sea, June 18, 2024. Currently deployed to RAF Fairford, England, the B-52s integrated with NATO

  • 351st ARS supports RAF Waddington

    A Royal Air Force RC-135 Rivet Joint from the 51st Squadron, RAF Waddington, receives fuel from a KC-135 Stratotanker from the 100th Air Refueling Wing, RAF Mildenhall, England, over the North Sea, March 27, 2024.

  • British Army Brigadier Timothy Crossland visits RAF Mildenhall

    British Army Brigadier Timothy Crossland, 102nd Operational Sustainment Brigade commander visited during a base tour at Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England, Sept. 28, 2023. Crossland visited to educate Airmen about the 102nd OSB, learn more about the base’s cargo deployment function, and recognize

  • NATO Days: USAFE Band takes center stage in the Czech Republic

    Bijan Sabet, center, U.S. Ambassador to the Czech Republic, and members of the U.S. Air Forces in Europe Ceremonial Band, stand together in front of a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft from the 155th Air Refueling Wing, Lincoln, Nebraska, during the NATO Days event at Leoš Janáček Airport in Ostrava,

  • Team Mildenhall completes FARP with Norwegian Counterparts

    U.S. Air Force Forward Area Refueling Point (FARP) specialists assigned to the 100th Air Refueling Wing, prepare for the landing of two Royal Norwegian Air Force Bell 412SP helicopters, Norway, March 10, 2023. FARP capabilities enable the 100th ARW and the 352nd Special Operations Wing to partner

  • Eurofighter Typhoons from RAF Coningsby stop by RAF Mildenhall

    Royal Air Force Eurofighter Typhoons stopped by Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England, Feb. 15, 2023. The aircraft, from RAF Coningsby, England, diverted here due to bad weather. The Typhoon is a highly capable and extremely agile multi-role combat aircraft, capable of being deployed for the full

  • 100th ARW refuels NATO E-3 Sentry aircraft

    The 100th Air Refueling Wing conducted a refueling mission with a NATO E-3 Sentry aircraft over Europe Aug. 19. Training with NATO forces enhances the collective security of the European continent, and refueling different aircraft improves the wing's ability to provide rapid air refueling support

  • RIAT 2019 showcases U.S. commitment to NATO alliance

    The world’s largest military air show brought nations from all over the world to RAF Fairford for the Royal International Air Tattoo July 19-21. RIAT 2019 commemorated 70 years since the formation of NATO, and 50 years since the first manned moon landing. The three-day event saw more than 175,000

  • BALTOPS Exercise 2019

    A Polish air force F-16 Fighting Falcon flies beside a U.S. Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker during aerial refueling in support of Exercise Baltic Operations over Germany, June 19, 2019. The BALTOPS Exercise is a U.S. exercise focused on joint interoperability in the Baltic Region, planned and executed

  • Third Air Force commander’s mission and vision

    Every leader throughout the course of history has had to live up to the task of gathering information coming at them from all sides, know the strengths and weaknesses of the people they surround themselves with and then take action.Critical decision making is the epitome of effective leadership, and