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  • 354th Fighter Wing names new ‘Iceman Spark’ executive council

    Members of the 354th Fighter Wing were appointed to a lead a new innovation startup for the base, Oct. 17, 2019.
  • Eielson firefighters continue traditions with new vehicle

    The 354th Civil Engineer Squadron fire department officially added a new fire apparatus vehicle to its arsenal Oct. 15. Eielson firefighters honored past firefighter traditions by pushing their new water tender, Tender 85, into the station.
  • Logistics Airmen encourage vehicle winter readiness

    With sub-zero temperatures and icy road conditions fast approaching, Icemen would be wise to ensure their privately-owned vehicles are properly winterized sooner rather than later. The 354th Logistics Readiness Squadron vehicle maintenance flight hosted its second annual POV winter safety inspection recently to help Eielson Airmen do just that.
  • Eielson AFB reactivates 356th Fighter Squadron

    Eielson Air Force Base reactivated the 356th Fighter Squadron and named a new commander on Oct. 10, in preparation for the arrival of the U.S. Air Force F-35A Lightning IIs to interior Alaska. U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. James Christensen will lead the 356th FS, which is the first of two combat fighter squadrons coming to the base.
  • Meet the commander: 356th Fighter Squadron

    With the reactivation of the 356th Fighter Squadron Oct. 10, the Iceman team brings Eielson’s legacy into the 21st century. Commanding the 354th Fighter Wing’s newest squadron and U.S. Pacific Air Forces’ first-ever F-35A Lightning II fighter squadron is Lt. Col. James Christensen.
  • 18th AGRS: No ordinary adversary

    U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons assigned the 18th Aggressor Squadron (AGRS) land at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, Sept. 24, 2019. The 18th AGRS replicates adversary tactics, techniques and procedures to provide simulated combat experience to less-experienced pilots and aircrews. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Aaron Larue
  • PACAF commanders talk relationships, readiness, resiliency

    The Indo-Pacific Strategy Report published in June clearly states “the Indo-Pacific is the Department of Defense’s priority theater.” It’s also the largest and arguably most diverse.
  • Eielson Airman identified, investigation continues

    A 354th Fighter Wing Airman, who was found dead while on temporary duty at Joint Base San Antonio – Lackland, yesterday, has been identified as Tech. Sgt. Phillip Coley.
  • Eielson Airman dies, cause of death under investigation

    An Airman assigned to the 354th Fighter Wing was found dead while on temporary duty at another location today.
  • Eielson hosts 10 F-35s from Luke AFB to enhance training efforts

    The 61st Fighter Squadron sent seven U.S. Air Force F-35A Lightning IIs and three Royal Australian Air Force F-35s to Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, for a training capstone, Sep. 6, 2019.