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Feb. 13, 2018

Airmen, Soldiers Brave Alaska’s Cold at Contingency Exercise

At Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, Airmen from the 621st Contingency Response Wing trained alongside soldiers from Fort Wainwright, Alaska, during the Rapid Alaskan Airlift Week exercise.

Dec. 28, 2017

Airmen Help Maintain Airfield Integrity in Alaska

Without the expertise of the 354th Logistics Readiness Squadron’s vehicle maintenance airmen in Alaska, none of the flightline operations would happen.

Oct. 11, 2017

Fort Greely Stands Firm in Face of North Korean Threat

A small, remote Alaskan post bordered by mountains and moose herds, Fort Greely is America's major line of defense against long-range enemy rockets.

June 22, 2017

Army Bandsman Follows Family Tradition

Saxophonist Army Sgt. Charles Moncayo has been with the band for a few years now, first while they were stationed at Fort Wainwright and now at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, the 9th Army Band's new home.

Oct. 31, 2015

Carter: Russia 'Doomed to Fail' in Syria; ISIL Must be Defeated

While Russia is "doomed to fail" in Syria, the goal of the U.S. remains defeating the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant in both Syria and Iraq, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said.

Oct. 31, 2015

Carter Highlights Alaska's Strategic Importance During Fort Wainwright Visit

At the start of an eight-day trip focusing on the rebalance to the Asia-Pacific region, Defense Secretary Ash Carter visited troops in Alaska and spoke with them about the strategic importance of that state.

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