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Judge Patt Maney, the county judge for Okaloosa County Court of Florida, explains the U.S. justice system to Building Partnership Aviation Capacity Seminar attendees at Ft. Walton Beach, Fla.,July 19, 2016. BPACS is a two-week long event, held four times a year, which brings aviation-minded foreign military personnel together with U.S. civilains and military membbers to learn about aviation enterprise and security. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kentavist P. Brackin) BPACS strengthens U.S. and Latin American relations
The United States Special Operations schoolhouse, here, graduated 34 attendees July 22, from the Building Partnership Aviation Capacity Seminar.The BPACS is a two week course, held four times a year, which brings aviation-minded partner national military personnel together with U.S. civilians and military members. The intent of the seminar is to
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2016
An Air Commando practices chest compressions on a CPR dummy at Hurlburt Field, Fla., July 22, 2016. The 1st Special Operations Medical Operations Squadron has 80 CPR instructors who teach close to 240 classes a year, which certifies nearly 350 individuals every quarter. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Andrea Posey) 1st SOMXS Airman employs CPR to save a life
It was a beautiful day July 3 in Dauphin Island, Alabama, the sun was bright, and the temperature was just right for a relaxing at the beach. However, the peace was suddenly broken when a woman’s screams filled the air.Tech. Sgt. Jason Mayfield, NCO in charge of aircraft structural maintenance with the 1st Special Operations Maintenance Squadron,
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Health and Wellness Center representatives’ discuss healthy lifestyle choices with shoppers at the 2nd Annual Healthy Lifestyle Festival at Hurlburt Field, Fla., July 8, 2016. The festival was an opportunity for Airmen and their families to be educated on the importance of healthy lifestyle choices. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jeff Parkinson) Hurlburt hosts 2nd Annual Healthy Lifestyle Festival
Health and Wellness Center representatives’ discuss healthy lifestyle choices with shoppers at the 2nd Annual Healthy Lifestyle Festival at Hurlburt Field, Fla., July 8, 2016. The festival was an opportunity for Airmen and their families to be educated on the importance of healthy lifestyle choices. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jeff
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The MedSafe box located in the 1st Special Operations Medical Group pharmacy waiting area on Hurlburt Field has enabled the pharmacy to take back more medications with less hassle. Patrons can dispose of their medications during normal pharmacy business hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Dennis Spain) Hurlburt pharmacy provides year round drug-take back system
Hurlburt Field pharmacy set up a MedSafe box in the waiting area June 16, 2015.The implementation of the MedSafe program has enabled the pharmacy to take back more medications with less hassle.“Any kind of medication can be dropped off,” said Tech. Sgt. Christina Easter, NCO in charge of pharmacy services with the 1st Special Operations Medical
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Edward Ibarra, a dental laboratory technician with the 1st Special Operations Dental Squadron, refines an implant at Hurlburt Field, Fla., April 18, 2016. The dental laboratory creates mouth appliances for patients prescribed by the dentists. Appliances may be permanent or removable depending on the treatment plan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Meagan Schutter) Techs behind the teeth
Lose a tooth? Need a crown, bridge or mouth guard? There are four Air Commandos with the 1st Special Operations Dental Squadron specifically trained to make dental prostheses and appliances for patients who need them.Dental laboratory technicians provide support to dentists by crafting prostheses and appliances that go in the mouth to help improve
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2016
An AC-130J Ghostrider awaits a pre-flight inspection at Hurlburt Field, Fla., Feb. 2, 2016. The Ghostrider’s primary mission is close air support and air interdiction. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway) 1 SOG continues inspection through fog
An AC-130J Ghostrider awaits a pre-flight inspection at Hurlburt Field, Fla., Feb. 2, 2016. The Ghostrider’s primary mission is close air support and air interdiction. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway)
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Firefighters with the 1st Special Operations Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Department wait for a CV-22B Osprey to land during Col. Ted Corallo’s “fini flight” at Hurlburt Field, Fla., Nov. 10, 2015. Corallo graduated from the U.S. Air Force Academy in 1989 and went on to undergraduate pilot training at Columbus Air Force Base, Miss. He served as the Air Force Special Operations Command chief of staff for the last 18 months. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christopher Callaway) AFSOC chief of staff retires after serving 26+ years
Col. Ted Corallo, Air Force Special Operations Command chief of staff, held his retirement ceremony at the Soundside Club on Hurlburt Field, Fla., Nov. 20, 2015. He graduated from the U.S. Air Force Academy in 1989 and went on to undergraduate pilot training at Columbus Air Force Base, Miss. In his career, Corallo piloted 10 different aircraft
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2015
Special Tactics Airmen conduct a hostage rescue training mission using their skills gained through 2 1/2 years of training, at the Eglin Range Complex, Fla., Nov. 11, 2015. Once this final mission is completed, they will graduate and leave the Special Tactics Training Squadron and become fully-qualified special operators. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christopher Callaway) Special Tactics Airmen complete 2 1/2 year training
Special Tactics Airmen conduct their final full-mission-profile training at the Eglin Range Complex, Fla., Nov. 11, 2015. After the final mission is completed, they will graduate and leave the Special Tactics Training Squadron after 2 1/2 years of training, as fully-qualified special operators. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christopher
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2015
U.S. Air Force Special Operations Surgical Teams practiced integration operations with a special operations partner force during a Special Tactics exercise, Hurlburt Field, Fla., Oct. 16, 2015. SOST members are military medical professionals selected to provide battlefield trauma and other surgical support in a special operations mission set. SOST members often forward deploy to austere or hostile areas to perform life-saving trauma surgery for special operators with little to no facility support. U.S. Air Force SOST trains with special operations partner during exercise
U.S. Air Force Special Operations Surgical Teams practiced integration operations with a special operations partner force during a Special Tactics exercise, Hurlburt Field, Fla., Oct. 16, 2015. SOST members are military medical professionals selected to provide battlefield trauma and other surgical support in a special operations mission set. SOST
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2015
Marine Raiders with the Marine Corp Special Operations Command perform helocast training with the 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment out of Fort Campbell, Kentucky, at Hurlburt Field, Fla., Oct. 29, 2015. The Raiders spent a week at Hurlburt Field to perform specialized training. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christopher Callaway) Marine Raiders train with 160th SOAR at Hurlburt Field
Marine Raiders with Marine Corps Special Operations Command perform helocast training with the 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment out of Fort Campbell, Kentucky, at Hurlburt Field, Fla., Oct. 29, 2015. The Raiders spent a week at Hurlburt Field to perform specialized training. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christopher Callaway)
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