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A U.S. Air Force B-2 Spirit bomber deployed from Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, prepares to take off from Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, Jan. 14, 2019.
Enlisted Corps Spotlight for Jan 2019
Ms. Elizabeth M. Durham-Ruiz
Members of the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) render honors during a chain of custody event for the recently identified remains of U.S. Army Cpl. Albert Mills at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, Nov. 9, 2018. Mills, a member of Company F, 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division during the Korean War, was transferred and buried in his hometown of Dallas. DPAA conducts global search, recovery and laboratory operations to provide the fullest possible accounting for our missing personnel to their families and the nation.
Members of the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) render honors as a mortician from a local funeral home prepares the remains of U.S. Army Cpl. Albert Mills for transport at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, Nov. 9, 2018. Mills, who was a member of Company F, 2nd Battalion 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division during the Korean War, was recently identified by the DPAA Laboratory and to rest in his hometown of Dallas. DPAA conducts global search, recovery and laboratory operations to provide the fullest possible accounting for our missing personnel to their families and the nation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Kathrine Dodd)
U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Kenneth Henson and personnel from the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) watch as a local mortician secures the remains of U.S. Army Cpl. Albert Mills during a chain of custody event at the DPAA facility at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, Nov. 9, 2018. Henson, Mills' great nephew-in-law, will served as special escort of the remains during transport to Mills’ hometown of Dallas. DPAA conducts global search, recovery and laboratory operations to provide the fullest possible accounting for our missing personnel to their families and the nation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Kathrine Dodd)
Benjamin Soria, Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) lead evidence coordinator, helps U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Kenneth Henson secure the remains of U.S. Army Cpl. Albert E. Mills, who went missing in action during the Korean War, during a chain of custody event at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, Nov. 9, 2018. Henson is the grand nephew-in-law of Mills and will escort his remains to Dallas. for burial. DPAA conducts global search, recovery and laboratory operations to provide the fullest possible accounting for our missing personnel to their families and the nation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Kathrine Dodd)
Dr. Rebecca Taylor, Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) anthropologist, briefs U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Kenneth Henson during a tour of the DPAA facility at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, Nov. 9, 2018. Henson visited the DPAA Laboratory to collect the remains of his grand uncle-in-law, U.S. Army Cpl. Albert Mills, who was a member of Company F, 2nd Battalion 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division during the Korean War. Henson served as the special escort for Mills’ remains during transport to final resting place in Dallas. DPAA conducts global search, recovery and laboratory operations to provide the fullest possible accounting for our missing personnel to their families and the nation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Kathrine Dodd)
KAUAI, Hawaii (Dec. 10, 2018) A Standard Missile (SM) 3 Block IIA is launched from the Aegis Ashore Missile Defense Test Complex at the Pacific Missile Range Facility at Kauai, Hawaii, Dec. 10, 2018, to successfully intercept an intermediate-range ballistic missile target in space. This is the third successful intercept out of five intercept tests for the SM-3 Block IIA missile. Aegis shore-based facilities will be equipped with the SM-3 Block IIA missiles to strengthen America’s short- and intermediate-range missile defense strategy.
Major General Daniel L. Karbler Official Photo
Weather Information
Sgt. Edward Fifer, J5N2 CENTCOM Targeting Analyst,
Enlisted Corps Spotlight December
Airmen ready B-52H Stratofortresses during Global Thunder 19 at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., Nov. 2, 2018. Global Thunder is an exercise to test readiness and ensure a safe, secure, ready and reliable strategic deterrent force. The exercise provides training opportunities that assess all U.S. Strategic Command mission areas and joint and field training operational readiness, with a specific focus on nuclear readiness as well as providing unique training for assigned units and allies.
U.S. Army Col. Gary Baumann, left, the first commander of the 100th Missile Defense Brigade, accepts the brigade's flag from U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Joseph M. Cosumano, Jr., commanding general, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command, during the activation ceremony of the 100th MDB Oct. 16, 2003, at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. The MDB is manned both by Colorado Army National Guard and active-component soldiers.
AMC Always ready, always there
A B-1B Lancer clears the runway at Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., Oct. 29, 2018. B-1s from the 34th Bomb Squadron flew to Norway to participate in Trident Juncture 2018. Through their participation in the NATO exercise, the bomber aircrews are able to demonstrate their ability to accomplish the mission anytime, anywhere.
Tech. Sgt. Kyle Eisenbarth is selected as the Enlisted Corps Spotlight for November.
Participants conduct simulated space operations during the fifth international space experiment, Global Sentinel 2018 (GS 18), Sept. 19-28, at the Lockheed Martin Center for Innovation in Suffolk, Virginia. The event provided an opportunity to develop and implement processes for partners from Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Spain, the United Kingdom, the United States, and commercial entities to collaborate on combined space situational awareness (SSA) operations in order to enhance the quality and availability of satellite tracking information.
Participants conduct simulated space operations during the fifth international space experiment, Global Sentinel 2018 (GS 18), Sept. 19-28, at the Lockheed Martin Center for Innovation in Suffolk, Virginia. The event provided an opportunity to develop and implement processes for partners from Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Spain, the United Kingdom, the United States, and commercial entities to collaborate on combined space situational awareness (SSA) operations in order to enhance the quality and availability of satellite tracking information.
Major General Richard Dahlman, Mobilization Assistant to the Deputy Commander