Andersen Air Force Base Newswire (Page 4)

Andersen Air Force Base Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. US bases 'fully mission capable' after Category 2 typhoon pummels GuamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    ... We're fully mission capable at both bases." Mangkhut had been slated to pass about 40 miles north of Andersen Air Force Base and 59 miles north of Hagatna at approximately 8 p.m. Monday, according to the National Weather Service on Guam. Its highest ...

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  2. Typhoon 26W (Mangkhut), #16Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    ... near the international airport had 8 inches of rain and the highest winds were recorded at Andersen Air Force Base, 67-mph sustained winds and 87-mph gusts between 9 and 11 p.m. At 10 p.m., Mangkhut was 60 miles northwest of Andersen, headed west at ...

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  3. US military braces as Typhoon Mangkhut bears down on GuamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    Power outages were already being reported on Guam by Monday afternoon as the island braced for its first near-direct hit from a typhoon in 16 years, officials said. Typhoon Mangkhut was expected to pass about 40 miles north of Andersen Air Force Base and 59 miles north of Hagatna at about 8 p.m., according to the National Weather Service on Guam.

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  4. Typhoon 26W (Mangkhut), # 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    Typhoon Mangkhut is currently plowing through the Marianas, packing 104-mph sustained winds and 127-mph gusts as it makes a near-direct hit on Rota and rakes Guam with its southern quadrants. At 4 p.m., Mangkhut was 68 miles northeast of Andersen Air Force Base, moving west at 19 mph.

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  5. Typhoon 26W (Mangkhut), # 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    ... which remain in Condition of Readiness 1 . At 12:15 p.m., Mangkhut was 177 miles east-northeast of Andersen Air Force Base, headed west-southwest at 18 mph, holding steady at 92-mph sustained winds and 115-mph gusts at center. Typhoon-force winds ...

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  6. Typhoon 26W (Mangkhut), # 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    ... regarding shelters and other information. At 12:15 a.m., Mangkhut was 419 miles east-northeast of Andersen Air Force Base, moving west at 22 mph and having intensified to 86-mph sustained winds and 104-mph gusts. If Mangkhut continues moving as ...

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  7. 'Everybody loves the B-52': Step aboard one of the massive bombers...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | Silicon Alley Insider

    A US Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bomber takes off from Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, on a higher headquarters-directed Continuous Bomber Presence mission US bombers have been plying the skies over the western Pacific since 2004, seeking to bolster allies in response to concerns about rival powers in the region. US Air Force B-52s, B-1s, and B-2s are still flying out of Anderson Air Force Base in Guam to maintain the Continuous Bomber Presence, as it is known, patrolling around the Korean Peninsula and the South China Sea to build readiness and let allies and rivals alike know that the US is watching the region.

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  8. Typhoon 26W (Mangkhut), # 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    ... course, it's forecast to keep heading west, passing 12 miles north of Rota, 41 miles north of Andersen Air Force Base and 62 miles north of Hagatna between 8 and 10 p.m. Monday. Guam would feel the brunt of Mangkhut's southern quadrants, with ...

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  9. Typhoon 26W (Mangkhut), # 10: Guam in COR 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    ... 2 , with Guam to follow at any moment. At 6:45 p.m., Mangkhut was 544 miles east-northeast of Andersen Air Force Base, headed west at 22 mph packing 81-mph sustained winds and 98-mph gusts. Typhoon-force winds extend 30 miles from center, while ...

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  10. Tropical Storm 26W (Mangkhut), # 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    ... it's forecast to split the difference between Rota and Tinian Islands, passing 45 miles north of Andersen Air Force Base, 65 miles north of Hagatna and 63 miles south of Saipan between midnight Monday and 5 a.m. Tuesday, packing 127-mph sustained ...

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  11. Islanders urged to prepare for possible supertyphoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | KUAM News

    ... she said. Meantime, NWS will continue to track the storm, the current track has the typhoon passing Andersen Air Force Base and Yigo, but that could possibly change, adding either way it could be a dangerous situation for Guam on 9/11. "The bottom ...

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  12. Airmen Support Refueling Missions From AboveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2018 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... from an Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to the 506th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, April 10, 2017. These forward-deployed forces demonstrate continuing U.S. commitment to stability in the ...

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  13. U.S.-India Meeting Seeks to Deepen CooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2018 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Next week's "two-plus-two" meeting of defense and diplomatic leaders in New Delhi will seek to deepen cooperation between India and the United States and bolster programs and policies to maintain the free and independent Indo-Pacific region that has been in place since World War II, the assistant secretary of defense for Asian and Pacific security affairs said today. American and Indian airmen learn from each other on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, July 23, 2018.

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  14. Report: U.S. flew B-52H bomber over East China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2018 | UPI

    The Liberty Times reported Tuesday a strategic bomber entered areas of the East China Sea where Chinese activities have been ongoing as a check against Taiwan and Japan. Using data from Aircraft Spots, the site that tracks military air movements online, the report said two B-52H bombers left from Andersen Air Force Base in Guam on Tuesday and flew across the Bashi Channel to reach the South China Sea.

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  15. Guam: What it means to be from a US territoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2018 | Al Jazeera

    ... when he would try to enter his family's land, which was seized by the military to become part of the Andersen Air Force Base. He was eventually given access to the land after staging a series of protests. "Not being able to vote for president is, ...

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  16. Sequenced Bomber Missions to Australia Showcase AllianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2018 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bombers assigned to the 96th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron, Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, conducted two sequential bilateral training missions to Australia as part of exercise Pitch Black 18. An Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bomber takes off from Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, on a Continuous Bomber Presence mission in support of exercise Pitch Black 18 in Australia's Northern Territory, Aug. 6, 2018. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Christopher Quail An Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bomber takes off from Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, on a Continuous Bomber Presence mission in support of exercise Pitch Black 18 in Australia's Northern Territory, Aug. 6, 2018.

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  17. Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Christopher QuailRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2018 | Aerotech News And Review

    U.S. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress bomber takes off from Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, on a higher headquarters-directed Continuous Bomber Presence mission in support of exercise Pitch Black 18 in Australia's Northern Territory Aug. 6, 2018 . Bilateral training between the United States and allies like Australia increases interoperability and strengthens our long-standing military-to-military partnerships.

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  18. Typhoon 23W (Cimaron), #6Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    ... course, it should move northwest over the next several days, passing 345 miles north-northeast of Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, early Monday morning, then 70 miles southwest of Iwo Jima at 5 a.m. Tuesday with 86-mph sustained winds and 104-mph ...

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  19. Tropical Storm 23W (Cimaron), # 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    ... course, it should move northwest over the next several days, passing 345 miles north-northeast of Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, early Monday morning, then 70 miles southwest of Iwo Jima at 5 a.m. Tuesday with 86-mph sustained winds and 104-mph ...

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  20. Driver involved in deadly Thanksgiving Day crash arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | KUAM News

    After last year's Thanksgiving tragedy that ended the life of a young woman, investigators have now made an arrest nine months after it happened. Police say the driver had been going 72 miles an hour on the Back Road to Andersen Air Force Base - Route 15 - in Yigo when the crash occurred.

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