Chief Master Sgt. Jeffery Cui (left), 455th Air Expeditionary Wing command chief, and Brig. Gen. Steven Kwast (right), 455th Air Expeditionary Wing commander, serve Airmen food during a Thanksgiving day celebration, Nov. 26, 2009. The 455th AEW's leadership served meals on Thanksgiving as a way to boost the morale of the servicemen and women.
RMHEB5T7Chief Master Sgt. Jeffery Cui (left), 455th Air Expeditionary Wing command chief, and Brig. Gen. Steven Kwast (right), 455th Air Expeditionary Wing commander, serve Airmen food during a Thanksgiving day celebration, Nov. 26, 2009. The 455th AEW's leadership served meals on Thanksgiving as a way to boost the morale of the servicemen and women.
Chief Master Sgt. Kenneth Lindsey, command chief master sergeant of the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, presents the 'Warrior of t
RMDFMYBBChief Master Sgt. Kenneth Lindsey, command chief master sergeant of the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, presents the 'Warrior of t
A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 79th Fighter Squadron at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, receives fuel from a KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to the 340th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron, over an undisclosed location, Nov. 14, 2019. While assigned to the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing at Bagram, the F-16s will help provide decisive airpower through the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility. The 340th EARS is the only KC-135 squadron deployed to Afghanistan responsible for offloading approximately 124 million pounds of fuel a year. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Matthew
RM2A9HYF9A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 79th Fighter Squadron at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, receives fuel from a KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to the 340th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron, over an undisclosed location, Nov. 14, 2019. While assigned to the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing at Bagram, the F-16s will help provide decisive airpower through the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility. The 340th EARS is the only KC-135 squadron deployed to Afghanistan responsible for offloading approximately 124 million pounds of fuel a year. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Matthew
Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright takes a photo with 455th Expeditionary Aeromedical Evacuation members during a tour of a C-130J Hercules aircraft April 13, 2017, at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. This was Wright’s first visit to Bagram since being selected as the 18th chief master sergeant of the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Katherine Spessa)
RM2B14BEMChief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright takes a photo with 455th Expeditionary Aeromedical Evacuation members during a tour of a C-130J Hercules aircraft April 13, 2017, at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. This was Wright’s first visit to Bagram since being selected as the 18th chief master sergeant of the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Katherine Spessa)
Chief Master Sgt. Peter Speen, the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing command chief, hoses down Col. Rebecca Sonkiss, the 455th AEW vice commander, at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, May 16, 2017. Sonkiss conducted her fini flight out of Bagram Airfield. The fini flight is a time-honored military aviation tradition marking the last flight of a commander’s tour.
RMR6MR4CChief Master Sgt. Peter Speen, the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing command chief, hoses down Col. Rebecca Sonkiss, the 455th AEW vice commander, at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, May 16, 2017. Sonkiss conducted her fini flight out of Bagram Airfield. The fini flight is a time-honored military aviation tradition marking the last flight of a commander’s tour.
U.S. soldier patrols with his interpreter through Nowdeh Village, Afghanistan
RMDRAY7WU.S. soldier patrols with his interpreter through Nowdeh Village, Afghanistan
Staff Sgt. Scott Felando, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing command post controller, receives aircraft download information, July 11, 2016, Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. The 455th AEW command post receives all aircraft download information for the purpose of coordinating flightline operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Justyn M. Freeman)
RMP3MTY0Staff Sgt. Scott Felando, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing command post controller, receives aircraft download information, July 11, 2016, Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. The 455th AEW command post receives all aircraft download information for the purpose of coordinating flightline operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Justyn M. Freeman)
Chief Master Sgt. Kenneth Lindsey, command chief Master Sergeant of the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, presents the 'Warrior of t
RMDH9EC8Chief Master Sgt. Kenneth Lindsey, command chief Master Sergeant of the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, presents the 'Warrior of t
A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 79th Fighter Squadron at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., refuels from a KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to the 340th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron, over an undisclosed location, Nov. 13, 2019. While assigned to the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing at Bagram, the F-16s will help provide decisive airpower through the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility. The 340th EARS is the only KC-135 squadron deployed to Afghanistan responsible for offloading approximately 124 million pounds of fuel a year. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Matthew Lotz)
RM2A9HYCYA U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 79th Fighter Squadron at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., refuels from a KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to the 340th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron, over an undisclosed location, Nov. 13, 2019. While assigned to the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing at Bagram, the F-16s will help provide decisive airpower through the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility. The 340th EARS is the only KC-135 squadron deployed to Afghanistan responsible for offloading approximately 124 million pounds of fuel a year. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Matthew Lotz)
Senior Airman Alexis Garrido, a 455th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron dedicated crew chief, removes paint from an F-16 Fighting Falcon on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, June 16, 2017. Maintainers work day and night during extreme heat and freezing weather ensuring “Ops never stops.” (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
RM2B14EYFSenior Airman Alexis Garrido, a 455th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron dedicated crew chief, removes paint from an F-16 Fighting Falcon on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, June 16, 2017. Maintainers work day and night during extreme heat and freezing weather ensuring “Ops never stops.” (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Gonsier)
Senior emergency actions controller Senior Airman Hannah Smith showcases the multifaceted mission of the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing Command Post on Jan. 30, 2019. Command and control specialists must remain level-headed and composed while notifying commanders of any pertinent information.
RMRT8TPPSenior emergency actions controller Senior Airman Hannah Smith showcases the multifaceted mission of the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing Command Post on Jan. 30, 2019. Command and control specialists must remain level-headed and composed while notifying commanders of any pertinent information.
Chief Master Sgt. Kenneth Lindsey, Command Chief Master Sergeant of the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, presents the 'Warrior of t
RMDH0FPDChief Master Sgt. Kenneth Lindsey, Command Chief Master Sergeant of the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, presents the 'Warrior of t