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  • DoD, Department of the Air Force take steps to protect military families moving during COVID-19

    Under the new standards, moving industry personnel must adhere to all Centers for Disease Control and Prevention COVID-19 health protection protocols while in the service member’s residence. That means moving personnel must wear face coverings, clean frequently touched surfaces and sanitize their hands often. They must also minimize the number of personnel at the member’s residence in order to meet social distancing requirements.
  • USAF delivers medical supplies to Ghana

    The 86th Airlift Wing delivered medical supplies to the government of Ghana April 24, 2020, to help support the country’s COVID-19 response efforts. Approximately 4,000 pounds of medical cargo and supplies provided by the Naval Medical Research Unit Three-Ghana Detachment were stuck in Manchester, U.K., due to logistical disruptions caused by the COVID-19 global pandemic.  
  • USAFE-AFAFRICA builds partnership with Malawian air force

    Airmen from U.S. Air Forces Africa conducted force development training with the Malawian Air Force, Jan. 13-17, here. Force development training such as this provides an opportunity for the U.S. Air Force to enhance relations, share ideas and build partnership capability in the region.
  • Air Forces Africa establishes Cadre of African Bridge Advisors

    U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa recently implemented a new program, AFAFRICA Cadre of African Bridge Advisors, across the command aimed at improving the cultural and language gap when operating in Africa.
  • APORA VIII: Knowledge sharing is contagious

    The eighth iteration of the African Partner Outbreak Response Alliance engagement, focused on ‘One World, One Health,’ took place here, Nov. 18 – 21, 2019.
  • Overseas vehicle operations

    Airmen of the 403rd Logistics Readiness Squadron were deployed with the 724th Expeditionary Air Base Squadron and assigned to the Logistics Readiness Flight for six months providing transportation for personnel, cargo and supplies.
  • Ninth annual African Air Chiefs Symposium comes to an end

    The ninth annual African Air Chiefs Symposium concluded here, today, following four days of collaboration and strategic communications between air chiefs and senior leaders from 35 African air forces, along with senior leadership from U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa.
  • US Air Forces Africa builds partnerships through APF Kenya

    Approximately 120 air force delegates from the U.S., Kenya, Burundi, Tanzania and Uganda came together for a week of knowledge sharing on personnel recovery topics for this iteration of African Partnership Flight Kenya 2019 held at Laikipia Air Base, Kenya, Aug. 20 - 24.
  • African Air Chiefs strengthen partnerships in Nairobi

    Leaders from air forces across the African continent gathered here to attend the ninth annual African Air Chiefs Symposium taking place Aug. 26-29, 2019. The event, co-hosted by the Kenya air force and the U.S. Air Force, builds upon previous symposia, strengthening the partnerships between the 35 African partner nations and the United States.
  • APF Kenya 19: Building Partnerships

    Maj. Anibal Aguirre, U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa personnel recovery coordination cell director, shakes hands with Maj. Gen. Francis C. Ogolla, commander of the Kenya air force, following the opening ceremony for African Partnership Flight Kenya 2019 at Laikipia Air Base, Kenya, August 20, 2019. This iteration of APF is focused
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