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Staff Sgt. Mo Gadiaga, U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa  cultural advisor, greets the team leads from each attending country during African Partnership Flight in Dakar, Senegal June 16, 2014. USAFE-AFAFRICA Airmen are in Senegal for APF, a program designed to improve communication and interoperabilty between regional partners in Africa. The African partners include Senegal, Togo, Burkina Faso, Benin, Ghana, Mauritania, Nigeria and Niger with the U.S. helping with organization. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Ryan Crane) African Partnership Flight takes off in Senegal
More than 40 U.S. Air Force Airmen arrived here this week to participate in African Partnership Flight, co-hosted by Senegal and the U.S. The opening ceremony, held June 16, marked the first day of instruction and partnership with the attending African partners.This event will feature Airmen from eight African countries including, Senegal, Togo,
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Three F-16s from the Royal Moroccan air force link up with a KC-135 Stratotanker from the 191st Air Refueling Squadron based out of Salt Lake City, Utah to refuel during the 2014 Aeroexpo Marrakech Trade Show in Morocco April 21. The U.S. Air Force sent a C-130J Super Hercules from the 37th Airlift Squadron based out of Ramstein Air Base, Germany and a KC-135 Stratotanker to showcase air assets that are critical to the success of current and future multinational military operations in Africa. (U.S. Army photo/ Sgt. Nicolas A. Cloward) 2014 Aeroexpo Marrakech Trade Show

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Senior Master Sgt. Phillip Leonard, African Partnership Flight lead planner, leads discussions vehicle inspections March 24, 2014 in Angola, Africa. The intention of APF is to strengthen the regional partnerships within Africa by improving the proficiency and readiness of key mission areas through a collaborative learning environment. (U.S. Air Force photo/Capt. Sybil Taunton)(Released) African Partnership Flight Angola 2014 concludes
African Partnership Flight Angola 2014 came to a close after a full week of events including Airmen from the Angolan, U.S. and Zambian air forces, March 28. U.S. participants included Airmen from U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa, as well as the 818th Mobility Support Advisory Squadron aligned under Air Mobility Command. "We chose to
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Staff Sgt. Jill Diem sings with the U.S. Air Forces in Europe Band ensemble Touch n' Go at the Dom Bosco School in Luanda, Angola, March 26, 2014. The band is in Angola as part of African Partnership Flight Angola 2014, which is an event providing a collaborative learning environment for the Angolan, U.S. and Zambian air forces. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Benjamin Wilson)(Released) USAFE Band supports African Partnership Flight
The U.S. Air Forces in Europe Band rock ensemble, Touch n' Go is playing concerts at multiple venues here throughout the duration of African Partnership Flight Angola 2014. African Partnership Flight is a collaborative learning environment designed to help the U.S. and regional partner air forces in Africa work together more effectively. With more
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Members of African Partnership Flight Angola 2014 participate in a discussion on cargo build up on Luanda Air Base, Angola, March 24, 2014. The intention of APF is to strengthen the regional partnerships within Africa by improving the proficiency and readiness of key mission areas through a collaborative learning environment. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Benjamin Wilson)(Released) African Partnership Flight Angola 2014 begins
African Partnership Flight Angola 2014 began with an opening ceremony here today.More than 200 people from the participating nations of Angola, the United States and Zambia were in attendance to include the U.S. Embassy to Angola charge d'affaires, Heather Merritt, and the Angolan air force air chief, Lt. Gen. Domingos Adriano de Silva Neto."The
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Angolan air force Cpl. Joaquim Francise marshals a U.S. Air Force C-130J Super Hercules from the 37th Airlift Squadron at Luanda Air Base, Angola, March 22, 2014. More than 20 U.S. Air Force airmen arrived to participate in African Partnership Flight with the Angolan and Zambian air forces, an event which provides a collaborative learning environment for the airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Benjamin Wilson) Airmen arrive for partnership event in Angola
More than 20 U.S. Air Force Airmen arrived here last week to participate in African Partnership Flight, cohosted by Angola and the U.S. This year Airmen from the Angolan air force; Zambian air force; and U.S. Airmen from U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa, the 818th Mobility Support Advisory Squadron, and Portuguese speakers from the
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Capt. Crystal Karahan, U.S. Air Forces in Europe - Air Forces Africa international health specialist talks to Cameroonian nursing students during a clean site delivery workshop in Douala, Cameroon. (Courtesy photo) USAFE-AFAFRICA Surgeon General takes home prestigious humanitarian assistance award
U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa international health specialist branch earned the 2013 Annual Meeting of the Society of Federal Health Agencies Humanitarian Assistance award for their contributions to improving medical programs in Europe and Africa."It is a tremendous honor for the team and recognition for all of their hard work,"
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ABUJA, Nigeria – Capt. Vincent McLean, 621st Contingency Response Wing, takes part in a group discussion with members of the Nigerian Air Force for a crisis planning scenario. The Nigerian air force hosted a disaster relief planning seminar in partnership with the 621st CRW, U.S. Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa, and U.S. Africa Command at the National Defense College in Abuja, Nigeria, 27-30 Jan. (Photo by U.S. Air Force Capt. Sybil Taunton/Released) Nigerian, U.S. Air Forces partner for disaster relief seminar
"If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together."This African proverb was referenced several times during a disaster relief seminar hosted by the Nigerian air force at the National Defense College here, Jan. 27-30. More than 40 senior service members from various career fields and units all over Nigeria attended the seminar to
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Members of the 435th Contingency Response Element pose with Rwandan soldiers outside a C-17 Globemaster III at Kigali International Airport, Rwanda, while supporting peace keeping operations in the Central African Republic Jan. 19, 2014.  Airmen from the 435th Air Ground Operations Wing’s Contingency Response Group responded to a request from France and the African Union for U.S. support to move Rwandan forces into the region. (Courtesy photo) 435th AGOW Airmen lead Rwandan port operations
In an effort to confront destabilizing forces and violence within the Central African Republic, France and the African Union have requested U.S. support to move Rwandan forces into the region.Airmen from the 435th Air Ground Operations Wing's Contingency Response Group responded to the request. A joint Air Force and Army team of 35 aerial porters,
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Airmen from the 435th Air Ground Operations Wing, 62nd Airlift Wing, and the 571st Contingency Response Group load vehicles, equipment and Rwandan soldiers onto a C-17 Globemaster III in Rwanda, Africa Jan. 19, 2014. U.S. forces will transport a total number of 850 Rwandan soldiers and more than 1000 tons of equipment into the Central African Republic to aid French and African Union operations against militants during this three week-long operation. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Ryan Crane) 435th CRG supports Rwandan airlift into CAR

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