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MAPUTO, Mozambique -- Military and civilian delegates and subject matter experts from 77 nations gathered for the 2012 International Military HIV/AIDS Conference in Maputo, Mozambique, May 7- 10, to share best practices in HIV prevention, care and treatment.. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Benjamin Wilson/Released) HIV, AIDS conference stresses total preventative package
Throughout the 2012 International Military HIV/AIDS Conference, occurring May 7-10, representatives from 77 nations have been learning new ways to re-energize their HIV/AIDS prevention programs."It's really re-energizing prevention programs across the board - HIV prevention, care and treatment," Michael Grillo, Department of Defense HIV/AIDS
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MAPUTO, Mozambique -- Military and civilian delegates and subject matter experts from 77 nations gathered for the 2012 International Military HIV/AIDS Conference in Maputo, Mozambique, May 7- 10, to share best practices in HIV prevention, care and treatment.. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Benjamin Wilson) 77 nations share HIV, AIDS best practices at IMilHAC
More than 445 military and civilian delegates from 77 nations gathered here, May 7, to share best practices in HIV prevention, care and treatment.The armed forces for the defense of Mozambique, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Defense HIV/AIDS Prevention Program and U.S. Africa Command, is hosting the third International Military HIV/AIDS
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(Left to right) 17th Air Force Command Chief CMSgt Michael Grimm, U.S. Air Forces in Europe Commander Gen. Mark Welsh and 17th AF Commander Maj. Gen. Margaret Woodward furl and case the 17th AF flag during an inactivation ceremony here April 20. The unit, which served as the air component for U.S. Africa
Command, was also designated as Air Forces Africa. During the ceremony, the
Air Forces Africa mission was transferred to USAFE and 3rd Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman Basic Brea Miller)
17th Air Force stands down, AFAFRICA mission carries on
Seventeenth Air Force, the air component to U.S. Africa Command, stood down in an inactivation ceremony here April 20, but dedicated Air Force support to USAFRICOM's mission continues on uninterrupted.During the ceremony, Maj. Gen. Mark R. Zamzow, 3rd Air Force vice commander, accepted the Air Forces Africa flag and, with it, the AFAFRICA
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Default Air Force Logo USAFE to inactivate 17th AF, take on Africa mission
U.S. Air Forces in Europe Media AdvisoryRelease number 0412-01Seventeenth Air Force, the air component for U.S. Africa Command, will stand down Friday, April 20 in a ceremony here where the unit is headquartered. U.S. Air Forces in Europe will be designated as the new air component for AFRICOM. As with day-to-day operations in U.S. European
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aj. Gen. Margaret Woodward has been taking time from her whirlwind schedule lately to reflect on the achievements of her unit and her time at Ramstein. With the pending inactivation of the 17th Air Force (Air Forces Africa) April 20, the general has kept up the command’s obligations as the air component for U.S. Africa Command, visiting Ghana, Djibouti and Morocco in the last 30 days. She has also been taking time to eflect and recognize the contributions of AFAFRICA since its 2008 stand up. (Courtesy photo) Woodward reflects on AFAFRICA's success
Maj. Gen. Margaret Woodward has been taking time from her whirlwind schedule lately to reflect on the achievements of her unit and her time at Ramstein. With the pending inactivation of the 17th Air Force (Air Forces Africa) April 20, the general has kept up the command's obligations as the air component for U.S. Africa Command, visiting Ghana,
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MARRAKECH, Morocco -- A Moroccan C-130 dumps fire retardant near a U.S. Air Force C-130J Super Hercules at Aeroexpo Marrakech 2012 April 7, 2012. U.S. Air Forces Africa participated in the third biennial Aeroexpo Marrakech to strengthen the partnerships with the nations involved and show commitment to security and stability in the region. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Benjamin Wilson) Aeroexpo ends, friendship continues
Aeroexpo Marrakech 2012 ended April 7 with an open day at which the general public had the opportunity to see aerial demonstrations, aircraft static displays and tour inside a U.S. Air Force C-130J Super Hercules.Airmen at the expo were pleased to give the Moroccan people and others in attendance the chance to view an American aircraft from loading
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MARRAKECH, Morocco -- A KC-135 Stratotanker from the 151st Air Refueling Wing, Saltlake City, Utah, sits on the flightline at Aeroexpo Marrakech, April 5, 2012. U.S. Air Forces Africa is participating in the third biennial Aeroexpo Marrakech to strengthen the partnerships with the nations involved and show commitment to security and stability in the region. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Benjamin Wilson) Morocco, Utah partner at Aeroexpo Marrakech
The 191st Air Refueling Squadron of Utah's Air National Guard is in Morocco with a KC-135 Stratotanker supporting Aeroexpo Marrakech 2012 here, April 4-7.The Utah National Guard is paired with Morocco in the State Partnership Program, which was established in 1993 to build partnerships with allied nations and promote interoperability."The
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MARRAKECH, Morocco -- Tech. Sgt. Bruce Herrington, left, and Staff Sgt. Matthew Ross move barriers move security barriers around U.S. aircraft April 5, 2012 at the 2012 Marrakech Aeroexpo. Herrington and Ross are members of the 818th Contingency Response Group and are at the Aeroexpo to provide security for U.S. aircraft at the event. They also act as liaisons for visitors with questions about the aircraft. The U.S. Air Force is participating in the third biennial Aeroexpo Marrakech to strengthen the partnerships with the nations involved and show commitment to security and stability in the region. Security forces team members are providing security for U.S. aircraft for the entirety of the Aeroexpo. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Natasha Stannard) US forces establish security, friendships at Aeroexpo
Members of the 818th Contingency Response Group security forces team and security augmentees hit the flightline with the Royal Moroccan armed forces to ensure the safety and security of U.S. aircraft at the Aeroexpo Marrakech here. "We came down here early to establish a secure area for the aircraft and get a leg up on security for the show," said
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MARRAKECH, Morocco -- A C-130J Super Hercules sits between two F-15E Strike Eagles on the flightline at the Marrakech Aeroexpo April 4, 2012. U.S. Air Forces Africa is participating the third biennial Aeroexpo Marrakech to strengthen the partnerships with the nations involved and show commitment to security and stability in the region. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Benjamin Wilson) US Air Force participates in Marrakech Aeroexpo, strengthens bonds
U.S. Air Forces Africa is participating in the third biennial Marrakech Aeroexpo here April 4-7 to strengthen the partnerships with Morocco and more than 15 other participating nations.About 400 exhibitors from the civil and military aviation communities will have the opportunity to display their particular capabilities and technology to the 50,000
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Default Air Force Logo African Partnership Flight 12-2 ready for take-off
A C-130 from the 37th Airlift Squadron, 86th Airlift Wing stationed at Ramstein Air Base, Germany landed here March 7, 2012 in support of U.S. Air Forces Africa inaugural African Partnership Flight event.African Partnership Flight 12-2 is a two-week military-to-military multilateral and regional engagement event designed to enhance African partner
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