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SOUTHWEST ASIA FLIGHTLINE – Joint Civilian Orientation Conference 72 participants talk with U.S. Air Force airmen during an aircraft and weapons display in Southwest Asia, Oct. 20, 2006. The airmen come together from various bases all over the globe to execute the mission of the 379th Air Expeditionary Wing, which is to bring air power to the fight against terrorism. Defense Dept. photo by Cherie A. Thurlby   More photos
Leaders Encouraged to Do More for Troops
INCIRLIK AIR BASE, Turkey, Oct. 22, 2006 – A senior defense leader encouraged civilian leaders stopping here after a whirlwind visit to military sites in the Middle East to consider what more they can do to support the troops during the global war on terror. Story
Horn of Africa Troops Work to Stem Terror
CAMP LEMONIER, Djibouti, Oct. 22, 2006 – Doing good here in the Horn of Africa is a key to ensuring that terrorism doesn’t gain a foothold in the region, the commander of Combined Joint Task Force Horn of Africa told visiting civilian leaders yesterday. Story
Civilians Learn about Air Support for Troops
SOUTHWEST ASIA, Oct. 20, 2006 – U.S. civilian leaders visiting here today got a taste of how U.S. military air power supports troops on the ground - from delivering troops, beans and bullets to the battle to providing life-saving intelligence to taking out targets that threaten U.S. and coalition forces. Story
Leaders Gain Confidence in Troops, Training
FORWARD OPERATING BASE SWORD, Kuwait, Oct. 19, 2006 – U.S. soldiers here preparing to move into some of the most restive areas of Iraq gave visiting civilian leaders an appreciation today of the quick reflexes and decision-making deployed troops apply every day. Story
USS Iwo Jima Demonstrates Capabilities
NORTH ARABIAN GULF, Oct. 18, 2006 – The USS Iwo Jima can unleash tremendous military force by air, land and sea, but the crew takes pride in offering something the ship's captain says is equally important: the ability to reduce suffering and save lives. Story
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AIRCRAFT X-RAYS – U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Antwon Gallagher, right, David Pillsbury, president and COO of PGA TOUR Golf Course Properties, left, and the Honorable Alajandro Ferrer, a judge from Miami, Fla., look at x-rays of the internal components of the F-15 Strike Eagle at an air base in Southwest Asia, Oct. 20, 2006. The airmen of the 379th Expeditionary Maintenance Squadron routinely x-ray various internal components of the jet to inspect the parts for debris, water and corrosion. Defense Dept. photo by Cherie A. Thurlby   
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