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  • American WWI veterans honored during Memorial Day ceremony

    U.S. and French service members, veterans and civilians honored American World War I veterans during a Memorial Day ceremony at the Lafayette Escadrille Memorial located on the outskirts of Paris, May 26, 2012. The memorial honors American pilots who volunteered to join the French Escadrille Lafayette and the Lafayette Flying Corps during World War
  • Retreat is sounded for US, UK Airmen

    Royal Air Force airmen from the 51 Squadron at RAF Waddington were invited to attend RAF Mildenhall's monthly retreat ceremony on May 25, 2012.The 488th Intelligence Squadron and 95th Reconnaissance Squadron hosted this month's retreat and chose to invite their U.K. partners -- the 51 Squadron -- as a way to share their experience with each
  • 501st CSW presents gift for Queen Elizabeth II, honors 60 years of service

    The commander of the 501st Combat Support Wing made a presentation to Her Majesty's Lord Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire on the occasion of Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee May 22 at the base theater here.Col. Brian Kelly, on behalf of the men and women of the 501st CSW, presented Mr. Hugh Duberly CBE, a plaque to honor 60 years of service by
  • Their legacy lives on

    Whether they perished on the fields of battle, the blackened skies above or out on the foamy brines, it's remarkable how the commitment to fellow service members never waivers, particularly when paying respect to those who will never be forgotten.On May 28, service members from across the United Kingdom will make their way to the Madingley American
  • Russian delegates visit for fuels engagement

    Russian delegates visited the 86th Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels service center here for a bilateral fuels engagement tour May 17."The U.S.-Russia bilateral engagement fosters an environment of joint cooperation in the field of energy interoperability between the U.S. and the Russian Federation, as well as between NATO and the Russian
  • 493rd EFS flies to protect Iceland's air sovereignty

    The 493rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron is conducting Icelandic air policing missions here until June 7.The squadron, which is made up of U.S. Air Force and other North Atlantic Treaty Organization personnel, is a specialized team prepared to ensure Iceland's air sovereignty."In this NATO mission, we identify and escort unauthorized aircraft