Tag Archives: Afghanistan

Photo: Maj. Doug Kaupa, a 1995 U.S. Air Force Academy graduate and astronautics instructor, deployed to Afghanistan in 2013. While there, he distributed star charts and space images to 250 Afghan children through Discover the Universe, a program educating them on the planets, stars and constellations. (Courtesy photo/Maj.Doug Kaupa)

While on deployment, U.S. Air Force Maj. Doug Kaupa used astrology to reach out to Afghan children and inspire them to reach for greater opportunities.
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Point of Injury

U.S. soldiers train Afghan police to care for wounded casualties in the event an insurgent attack.
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Photo: Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah and Slovenian medical personnel conduct a patient survey on an Afghan casualty at the battle aid station on Forward Operating Base Farah, Afghanistan, Dec. 26, 2012. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives/released)

Army Lt. Col. (Dr.) Robert Mabry has designed a fellowship program that he hopes will improve the survival rates of battlefield casualties.
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Scott Barger Electrician

Get an inside look into the daily workflow for an Air Force electrician deployed to Southwest Asia, alongside the Prime Base Engineer Emergency Force squadron.
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FA18 35 Anniversary

Naval aviation was changed forever 35 years ago when the F/A-18 Hornet completed its first flight.
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