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  • EOC proves vital in BH 08-3

    The Emergency Operations Center proved to be as important to 18th Wing Operations during Local Operational Readiness Exercise Beverly High 08-03 as the heart is to the human body. As the exercise tests Team Kadena's ability to survive and operate in a wartime environment, it's the base EOC team that controls just how effectively the base is able to
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  • Warriors on the way

    During Beverly High 08-3 the 18th Wing tested its on-ward movement of forces capability with the personnel deployment function line. The PDF line insures all Airmen departing receive the necessary care for health, finances and spiritual well being."I make sure everything is done in an organized and timely manner to meet chalk time and to ensure
  • 18th Wing conducts first FOD walk of year

    More than 1,000 Airmen, Sailors and Marines gathered at the Kadena flight line to "walk the runway" for the annual New Year's FOD walk held Jan. 3. According to Master Sgt. Warren Rogers, outgoing 18th Wing Foreign Object Damage program manager, a FOD walk is conducted at the beginning of every year as part of 18th Wing Safety Day. He said normally
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  • Blue team prepares Kadena for cyber war

    Intruders from cyberspace are trying to hack into the Kadena Air Base network and steal information from unsuspecting e-mail users. They are not hackers, though they pretend to be to gain access to information they need to cripple the mission here. Fortunately, they are not a real threat but a group of Airmen from the 18th Communications Squadron's