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Staff Sgt. Andrew Huberty, 51st Wing Staff Agency, accepts the 51st Fighter Wing Volunteer of the Quarter Award on Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, April 30, 2021. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Douglas Lorance)
Staff Sgt. Andrew Huberty

51st Fighter Wing honors Quarterly Award Winners

The 51st Fighter Wing held its quarterly awards ceremony April 30, 2021, at the Enlisted Club ballroom. Nominees from five Groups competed across twelve categories for recognition this quarter.

Command Sgt. Maj. AnDante' Williams received the Silver Spike Award for his 18 months of leadership at 25th Transportation Battalion. Photo by PFC Kim, Jae Hyeong, 19th Expeditionary Sustainment Command
Command Sgt. Maj. AnDante' Williams

25th Transportation revives Silver Spike Award

The Order of the Silver Spike is a 25th Transportation Battalion (Movement Control) tradition that harks back to 1962 when the battalion’s then-commander, Maj. Joseph F. Gioia, initiated the first person into the “Cinder, Steam and Semaphore Brotherhood.”

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Suzie Plotnikov
Gayla Spencer

Squadron health initiative ensures fighter pilots are fit to fight tonight, tomorrow

The Air Force’s mission statement is to Fly, Fight, and Win…Airpower Anytime, Anywhere.

Senior Airman Austin West, 8th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, and MWD Bonus, sit inside a U.S. Army HH-60M Black Hawk helicopter for familiarization training during a joint medevac training event at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, April 13, 2021. The handlers gradually exposed the MWDs to the helicopters to familiarize them with the noises and vibrations to reduce their anxiety while flying. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Suzie Plotnikov)
Senior Airman Austin West and MWD Bonus

Kunsan, Camp Humphreys participate in joint MWD medevac training

Military working dog teams from the 8th Security Forces Squadron, along with Army units from Camp Humphreys, Republic of Korea, participated in the first joint medical evacuation training event, here at Kunsan Air Base Republic of Korea, April 13, 2021.

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U.S. Air Force Photo by Senior Airman Noah Sudolcan
1st Lt. Adam Dengler

U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby
Col. David “Wolf II” Ross

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kevyn Allen
Senior Airman Ian Saure

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Noah Sudolcan
Senior Airman Tyler Sims

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Suzie Plotnikov
Staff Sgt. Mark White

Chief Master Sgt. Syreeta Seamon-Sylvester, 51st Logistics Readiness Squadron superintendent of deployment and distribution flight, poses for a photo at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, March 17, 2021. Seamon-Sylvester sewed on chief master sergeant last month and continues to grow the legacy of Women’s History Month for the U.S. Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Nicole Molignano)
Chief Master Sgt. Syreeta Seamon-Sylvester

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Noah Sudolcan
Staff Sgt. Samantha Champion