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Lt. Gen. Aundre Piggee, the Army deputy chief of staff for logistics, speaks during a ceremony in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Va., Jan. 17, 2019. Piggee shared his own experiences of dealing with racism while growing up in the segregated south and how his parents taught him to live by King's example. (Photo Credit: Sean Kimmons)

King's teachings inspire general to be a better leader, person

JOINT BASE MYER-HENDERSON HALL, Va. -- Growing up in the segregated south, Lt. Gen. Aundre Piggee recalled his first experience with racism many...

A demonstrator shows how augmented reality can be used to view floating dialogue boxes for individual parts of a mock missile during a demonstration Jan. 8, 2019, at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va. Augmented reality is one way Airmen could use advanced technology to enhance their training in the field. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Daryl Knee)

Virtual, augmented reality may hold key to future Air Force training

JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. (AFNS) -- A demonstration of how virtual reality and augmented reality (VR/AR) can benefit Air Force training...

F-16 Fighting Falconss assigned to the 36th Fighter Squadron taxi down a flightline at Yokota Air Base, Japan in 2018. The first F-16 landed at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea Aug. 10, 1988. (U.S. Air Force courtesy photo)

Heritage of the past, legacy of the future

OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea -- As U.S. Air Force history evolves aircraft have come and gone, but one thing has remained the same, the legacy...

U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Larwens Subtil, 8th Civil Engineer Squadron first sergeant, poses for a photo in his office at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 11, 2019. Subtil immigrated to the U.S. from Haiti, joined the Air Force, and is currently serving his 15th year in the military. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Joshua Edwards)

From Haiti to the greatest Air Force in the world

KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea -- Every Airman has their own story, unique with diverse educational backgrounds, mixed upbringings and...

Members of the Eighth Army Culinary Specialist Team pose as the team members are announced at the ball as the competitors in the 2019 Philip A. Connelly Competition on Camp Humphrey's, Jan. 11, 2019. (Photo Credit: Sgt Cory Leatherman)

Celebrating a Job Not Often Thanked

1st Signal Brigade hosted the Food Service Ball at the Morning Calm Conference Center for all Culinary Specialists throughout South Korea, Jan 11...

Residents of Family housing owned and leased by the Army in the United States and overseas, such as this Family housing at U. S. Army Garrison Humphreys, South Korea, received a survey via email on Jan. 15 asking them to rate the quality of housing and housing services. The survey runs through Feb. 14. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army)

New email survey aims to gauge Army housing quality

WASHINGTON -- Residents of Family housing owned and leased by the Army can again rate the quality of their housing and housing services.


Spc. Danny Gonzalez, San Diego, California native, human resource specialist, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division (Rotational), shows off a holiday Christmas card sent from an eighth-grade student at Mesa Verde Middle School, San Diego, California. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Alon J. Humphrey, 3rd ABCT, 1st AD Public Affairs)

An unexpected Christmas card for the Holidays

Camp Humphreys, Republic of Korea – Being away from family and friends is stressful. Receiving letters and packages can be the best feeling when...

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kelsey Tucker

7AF/CC tours Osan

U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Kenneth Wilsbach, 7th AF commander, speaks with Staff Sgt. Michael Clark, 51st Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels...

Team Osan leadership prepares to cut the ribbon at an opening ceremony for the new Morin Gate at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan 4. 2019. The Morin Gate spent three and a half years under construction to increase antiterrorism and force protection measures while increasing throughput capacity and traffic control. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kelsey Tucker)

Morin Gate opens; Doolittle Gate closes at Osan Air Base

OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea -- Members of Team Osan gathered for a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the reopening of the updated and...

Photo by Army Staff Sgt. Armando R. Limon, American Forces Network Humphreys

R-FAB 3-D printing enhances Soldier readiness one layer at a time

U.S. ARMY GARRISON HUMPHREYS, Republic of Korea — The low hum of several printers fill the room, except these are not your average printers.

Pvt. Jeong, Taeyeong (left) and Pvt. Ahn, Hong-in, the first two KATUSAs to work at the Far East District (photo by Stephen Satkowski). (Photo by Stephen Satkowski)

District welcomes first two Korean Augmentation to the U.S. Army Soldiers

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Far East District (FED) has welcomed their first two Korean Augmentation to the U.S. Army Soldiers (...