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  • Freedom Fest celebrated by Grand Forks AFB friends and families

    Friends and families of the Grand Forks Air Force Base community gathered on base to celebrate Independence Day, July 3, 2018.
  • 319 CES practices their war-time mission at Fargo ANG Base

    Airman 1st Class Robert Woodworth, engineer apprentice with the 319th Civil Engineer Squadron, uses optical survey equipment to provide accuracy to the pavement and construction Airmen building a berm during a training June 1, 2018, on Fargo Air National Guard Base, North Dakota. Engineer apprentices are essential during war-time missions, to
  • Grand Forks AFB hosts readiness competition

    Staff Sgt. Jacob Williams, unit deployment manager with the 319th Logistics Readiness Squadron, left, simulates a combat environment by firing foam darts towards team members of the 319 LRS as they provide self-aid and buddy care during a readiness competition May 18, 2018, on Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota. The readiness competition
  • Indian C-130 Hercules transits through GFAFB

    Service members with the Indian Air Force complete routine maintenance on a C-130 Hercules Jan. 13, 2018, after landing at Grand Forks Air Force Base, N.D before heading to McChord AFB, Wash. for exercise Vajra Prahar. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Elora J. Martinez)
  • Grand Forks AFB Airmen assist in hurricane relief

    A C-17 taxis before being loaded with supplies to assist the victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico on Grand Forks AFB, N.D., Oct. 8, 2017. Grand Forks AFB Airmen assisted the South Dakota Army National Guard in deploying to Puerto Rico to provide humanitarian efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Elijaih Tiggs)
  • Base firefighters participate in disaster exercise

    The Grand Forks Air Force Base fire department joined other nearby fire departments and first responders in an exercise Sept. 21 on Grand Forks International Airport. The exercise simulated a plane crash and included all emergency personnel who would be included in the event of an actual incident.The exercise was an opportunity for the first
  • Equine Camp fosters youth personal development

    The Exceptional Family Member Program partnered with Walk by Faith Therapeutic Riding and Riding on Angel’s Wings to offer a horse camp here Sept. 17.The youth who attended the event were encouraged to interact with the horses as a way to promote self-esteem, self-confidence and team building. These skills were developed through having the children
  • No ordinary TDY: former POW returns to Grand Forks AFB after 51 years

    Capt. William A. Robinson, United States Air Force retired, returned to Grand Forks AFB Aug. 18 to 20, 2016, after 51 years, to speak with Airmen and serve as the guest speaker during the Senior NCO Induction Ceremony.