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  • Need more OCOLA? A 30-minute survey could make it happen

    From a single cart of groceries that can cost more than $500, to higher gas prices, living in the Last Frontier can quickly burn a hole in your wallet. Uniformed service members in Alaska have the opportunity to influence their Overseas Cost of Living Allowance and keep more of their hard-earned dollars.
  • Eielson Airmen build partnerships, reach out to Alaskan businesses

    Members of the 354th Fighter Wing joined their Army counterparts at an industry event, which reached out to local business owners in Fairbanks and Anchorage, Nov. 14, 2018.
  • Icemen Shine during Arctic Gold 19-2

    Two U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 354th Fighter Wing train on Self-Aid Buddy Care during Arctic Gold (AG) 19-2, Nov. 7, 2018, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. During AG 19-2, Airmen practiced numerous types of crawls, carries and drags to transport casualties. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Aaron Guerrisky)
  • 354th Fighter Wing Commanders hosts first all call

    Col. Benjamin Bishop, the 354th Fighter Wing commander, held his first all call Oct. 25, 2018 at the Eielson Air Force Base theatre, officially introducing himself to the Iceman team and stating his goals for Eielson’s future. He began by discussing the importance of taking care of families.
  • Eielson kicks off 2018 CFC

    Oct. 29, 2018 is the official start of the 2018 Combined Federal Campaign at Eielson Air Force Base. Officially established on March 3, 1971, and with almost 200 campaigns throughout the country and overseas, the CFC is the world’s largest and most successful annual workplace charity campaign.
  • Arctic Anvil executes multi-domain operations on a large-scale

    During the last RED FLAG-Alaska exercise of the year, forces banded together for Arctic Anvil, a military training exercise which took place Oct. 9-21 at the Donnelly Training Area near Fort Greely. Arctic Anvil is a joint, multi-national, force-on-force training exercise that included live, virtual and constructive elements. The purpose of the training was to prepare the 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team for their rotation at the Army’s National Training Center in California early next year. The NTC conducts tough and realistic Unified Land Operations to prepare Brigade Combat Teams and other units for combat.
  • Participants "ROK" RED FLAG-Alaska 19-1, "Finnish" strong

    Oct. 19, 2018, marks the conclusion of the first iteration of RED FLAG-Alaska for fiscal year 2019. During RF-A 19-1, Republic of Korea air force, Finnish air force and U.S. forces integrated to conduct realistic air combat training, which allowed for the exchange of tactics and techniques while strengthening relations between partner nations.
  • MHS Nurse Advice Line is only a call or click away

    As of April 1, 2018 the MHS Nurse Advice Line expanded to include additional health care support services. The advice line is available by phone, web chat or video chat to beneficiaries who are anywhere in the world with a military treatment facility – including Guam, Puerto Rico, Cuba, South Korea, and Japan.