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U.S Air Force Staff Sgt. Daniel Propst, 961st Airborne Air Control Squadron air surveillance officer, poses in front of an E-3 Sentry April 27, 2020, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. Propst has the distinction of being the first noncommissioned officer in Pacific Air Forces to qualify as an ASO. The ASO position is historically been a rated aircrew commissioned officer only, typically a Captain or a Major. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Sutton)
Staff Sgt. Daniel Propst

Kadena E-5 becomes first PACAF enlisted ASO

Recently, the Air Force made the decision to send highly qualified enlisted members to the air surveillance officer training course.

U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Daryn Murphy
Staff Sgt. Guadalupe Flores

Dental technicians innovate to combat COVID-19

Staff Sgt. Guadalupe Flores, 18th Dental Squadron dental technician, inspects 3D printed COVID-19 testing swabs at Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, Japan, June 3, 2020.

U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Joshua Sechser
Lance Cpl. James Lopez,

Thank you dads; 3rd Marine Division celebrates Father’s Day

U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. James Lopez, a data systems administrator with Data Platoon, Communications Company, Headquarters Battalion, 3rd Marine Division, holds a photo of his daughter on Camp Courtney, Okinawa, Japan, June 18, 2020.

U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Ryan Harvey
Lance Cpl. Garett Klawunn

Set Hut! Hut!: 9th Engineer Support Battalion constructs a South West Asia hut

U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Garett Klawunn poses for a photo on Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan, June 17, 2020. Marines with Bridge Platoon, 9th Engineer Support Battalion construct a South West Asia hut to sustain proficiency in vertical, wood frame construction and provide support to Utilities Platoon, Engineer Support Company. Klawunn, a native of Tucsonn, Arizona, is an engineer with 9th ESB, 3rd Marine Logistics Group.

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