Grand Slam Wing rocks July Fourth

379th Air Expeditionary Wing Public Affairs 7/11/2013 – SOUTHWEST ASIA — Service members deployed to the 379th Air Expeditionary Wing celebrated July Fourth participating in activities throughout the day culminating in a ceremony and rock concert in Memorial Plaza. After posting the colors, a few words of motivation by Brig. Gen. Roger Watkins, the 379th AEW commander, and invocationContinue reading “Grand Slam Wing rocks July Fourth”

Canadian controller works alongside American ABMs

by Senior Airman Benjamin Stratton 379th Air Expeditionary Wing Public Affairs 7/10/2013 – SOUTHWEST ASIA — The cool breeze gently lifts a bright red maple leaf off the ground whipping it into the air during an autumn soccer scrimmage in Ontario, Canada … wait a second, rewind. The hot desert wind whips and whirls the sand in every directionContinue reading “Canadian controller works alongside American ABMs”

Deployed coalition forces celebrate Canada Day

by Senior Airman Benjamin Stratton 379th Air Expeditionary Wing Public Affairs 7/3/2013 – SOUTHWEST ASIA — With Canadian flags strung from corner to corner, maple syrup candies on every table, and Canadian paraphernalia at every turn, Canadian, U.S., Australian, coalition and mission partners celebrated Canada’s birthday July 1 during an event hosted by the 71st Expeditionary Air Control SquadronContinue reading “Deployed coalition forces celebrate Canada Day”