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  • Fueling the fight during exercise Valiant Shield

    Airmen from the 36th Logistics Readiness Squadron are fueling the fight day and night during exercise Valiant Shield at Andersen Air Force Base Sept. 20, 2020. Valiant Shield is a U.S.-only, biennial field training exercise (FTX) with a focus on integration of joint training among U.S. forces in relation to current operational plans. This training enables real-world proficiency in sustaining joint forces through detecting, locating, tracking and engaging units at sea, in the air, on land, and in cyberspace in response to a range of mission areas.
  • Individual found unresponsive on base

    An individual was found unresponsive Sept. 15, 2020 in base lodging on Andersen Air Force Base and later pronounced deceased.
  • B-1s Train with JASDF, return to Andersen Air Force Base for BTF deployment

    Four Air Force B-1B Lancers returned to Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, for Bomber Task Force (BTF) operations, September 10, 2020.
  • U.S. Indo-Pacific Command forces come together for Valiant Shield 2020

    U.S. Indo-Pacific Command forces are participating in exercise Valiant Shield (VS), Sept. 14-25, on Guam and around the Mariana Islands Range Complex.
  • Searching for the missing

    She dug through tons of dirt, mud, clay and scorpions in her search for two missing pilots. From May 25 through June 13, 2019, U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Dotey Lynn, commander’s support staff for the 36th Wing Comptroller Squadron and a group of multi-branched volunteers were going to Laos to excavate an F-4 aircraft crash site from the Vietnam War.
  • Perseverance pays off for recruiter named one of Air Force’s 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year

    Being an Air Force recruiter can be a tough and grueling job. For one recruiter, years of hard work paid off recently when he was named one of the Air Force’s 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year.
  • U.S. Secretary of Defense hosts Japanese Defense Minister

    On August 29, Secretary of Defense Mark T. Esper hosted Japanese Defense Minister Taro Kono in Guam, where they reaffirmed the strength of the U.S.-Japan Alliance and discussed ways to deepen and expand bilateral defense cooperation.
  • 25th FS warthogs fly on Guam

    The 25th Fighter Squadron (FS), assigned to the 51st Fighter Wing, Osan Air Base, South Korea, are honing their flight skills while at the Farallon de Medinilla Range (FDM Range), Commonwealth of Northern Marianas Islands while deployed here, Aug. 10- 21.
  • 20th Air Force Veteran Reflects on Maintaining B-29s on Guam, 75 Years Since End of World War II

    When Sergeant John Dellinger watched the 3d Marine Division—his assigned B-29 aircraft, not the military ground force—take-off for Mission No. 330 on the afternoon of August 14, 1945, he was unaware it would be the last Allied combat run of the Second World War.
  • Andersen AFB scheduled to conduct explosives training Aug. 14

    The 554th RED HORSE Demolition Team will conduct explosives training from 8:00 a.m. - 2 p.m. Aug. 14 at the quarry near Northwest Field.