Incirlik Air Base Newswire

Incirlik Air Base Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Incirlik Air Base.

Results 1 - 20 of 85 in Incirlik Air Base

  1. Top soldier visits Syrian border, Incirlik Air BaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 20 | Turkish Daily News

    ... in the region. They were also informed about the anti-terror operations. The army chief then visited the Incirlik Air Base in Adana and also carried out inspections there. This visit comes days after military leaders of 14 countries of the U.S.-led ...

    Comment?

  2. US carries out strikes near Syria's al-Bab after Turkish criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | Turkish Daily News

    ... its push to take al-Bab from ISIL even as the country provides the U.S.-led coalition with access to the Incirlik Air Base to stage operations in Syria. Dorrian's remarks came around two weeks after Pentagon spokesman Peter Cook said on Jan. 3 that ...

    Comment?

  3. Four join elite rank of Air Force Academy permanent professors | Colorado Springs Gazette, NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | The Gazette

    ... crewman in the Army before joining the Air Force as an officer. He was most recently the vice-commander of Incirlik Air Base in Turkey, where he helped oversee security and the evacuation of family members during a failed coup attempt in that ...

    Comment?

  4. Turkey suffering from US mistake: defense ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | Trend

    ... Turkey will be forced to carry out an operation to clear the city of the militants," Isik said. As for the Incirlik Air Base in Turkey's Adana, Isik said the air base belongs to Turkey and all foreign forces at the base are only stationed there by ...

    Comment?

  5. Shutting down Incirlik Air Base not on agenda: Turkish FMRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | Today.Az

    Shutting down the Incirlik Air Base in Turkey's Adana is not on the agenda, Anadolu Agency quoted Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu as saying. The US Air Force and air forces of other countries - Turkey's allies - are stationed at the Incirlik Air Base under NATO agreements, according to Cavusoglu.

    Comment?

  6. US: Incirlik invaluable for anti-ISIL fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | Turkish Daily News

    Turkey's Incirlik Air Base, which is one of the main hubs for the U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant , has been "absolutely invaluable" in the anti-ISIL campaign, the coalition said on Jan. 4, while Turkey has once again questioned the use of the air base. "The entire world has been made safer by the operations that have been conducted there," coalition spokesman Air Force Col.

    Comment?

  7. EUCOM: US seeks to tamp down Turkey's concerns about Syria offensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... for Turkey's efforts is prompting a public discussion over whether the U.S. coalition should operate from Incirlik Air Base. The base is a key hub for airstrikes in Syria and Iraq. "Turkey and its partner forces have made tremendous progress against ...

    Comment?

  8. Ankara threatens to ground US fighters at key Turkish air baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | Debka

    Turkish Defense Minister Fikri Isik said Wednesday that his country would consider not allowing the US to use its Incirlik Air Base in light of Washington's refusal to help the Turkish air force carry out operations in the area of the Syrian city of Al-Bab. He said the US lack of assistance "is leading to serious disappointment in Turkish public opinion" that "is leading to questions over Incirlik."

    Comment?

  9. U.S.-led coalition carried out flights to support Turkish forces in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Reuters

    A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon from Aviano Air Base, Italy, is seen at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, after being deployed, in this U.S. Air Force handout picture taken August 9, 2015. The U.S.-led coalition carried out flights in support of Turkish forces near the Islamic State-controlled Syrian town of al-Bab last week but did not carry out air strikes, Pentagon spokesman Peter Cook said on Tuesday.

    Comment?

  10. US-led coalition carried out flights to support Turkish forces in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The U.S.-led coalition carried out flights in support of Turkish forces near the Islamic State-controlled Syrian town of al-Bab last week but did not carry out air strikes, Pentagon spokesman Peter Cook said on Tuesday. A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon from Aviano Air Base, Italy, is seen at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, after being deployed, in this U.S. Air Force handout picture taken August 9, 2015.

    Comment?

  11. Turkey Says Airstrikes Killed 22 Islamic State Militants in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 2 | Voice of America

    Turkish Air Force fighter planes maneuver on the runway at the Incirlik Air Base, in Adana, southern Turkey, Aug. 13, 2015. In a roundup of its military activities over the past day in support of rebels in northern Syria, Turkey's military also said Russian aircraft destroyed IS targets near the Turkish town of al-Bab, which is controlled by IS.

    Comment?

  12. Military.com announces top military stories of 2016Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 29 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... American troops in , government officials closed airspace to military flights, grounding U.S. warplanes at Incirlik Air Base and preventing them from launching strikes against ISIS in neighboring . Suspicious that American officials played a role in ...

    Comment?

  13. Kula seeks Ward 4 council seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... been the Air Force Junior ROTC Aerospace Science Instructor at Choctaw High School. He served overseas at Incirlik Air Base, at Adana, in south-central Turkey, and at Air Force installations in Missouri, Colorado and Texas. At Tinker Air Force Base ...

    Comment?

  14. USO ends popular leisure tours at 3 centers in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... which the USO has worked with for more than 10 years, Murren said. New USO centers opened this fall at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, and at Naval Air Station Sigonella, Italy. Next year, a new center is opening at Naval Station Rota, Spain, and the ...

    Comment?

  15. Dunford, Troxell Thank Incirlik Airmen for Professionalism, FlexibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Air Force Staff Sgt. Benjamin, a 447th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron munitions systems journeyman, plugs-in a component on a GBU-54 Laser Joint Direct Attack Munition bomb at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, Oct. 29, 2016.

    Comment?

  16. A coalition airstrike killed dozens of Syrian troops in errorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    A U.S. Air Force pilot climbs out of an A-10 Thunderbolt II attack aircraft at Incirlik Air Base in Turkey. A U.S. Air Force pilot climbs out of an A-10 Thunderbolt II attack aircraft at Incirlik Air Base in Turkey.

    Comment?

  17. News Briefs - " November 28, 2016Read the original story

    Nov 28, 2016 | Aerotech News And Review

    ... Turkey to Jordan, Kuwait or Cyprus. The Defense Ministry says it's scouting alternative locations to the Incirlik Air Base in Turkey at the request of Parliament. German lawmakers have repeatedly been prevented from visiting the base after passing a ...

    Comment?

  18. German air force scouting alternatives to Turkey baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    Amid frosty relations with Ankara, Germany is considering moving military planes involved in the international mission against the Islamic State group from Turkey to Jordan, Kuwait or Cyprus. The Defense Ministry says it's scouting alternative locations to the Incirlik Air Base in Turkey at the request of Parliament. 1 comment

  19. War Stories: Storied veteran describes his time in the Air ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... where he was part of one of the first northern strikes to Iraq during Operation Desert Storm. He flew into Incirlik Air Base in Turkey with the 32nd Tactical Fighter Squadron in August 1990. Twenty hours after landing, the war kicked off. After ...

    Comment?

  20. These hundreds of bomb markings on an A-10 show how effective the plane has been against ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... from a 6-month combat deployment in support of OIR on October 24, 2016. The return of the Idaho ANG from Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, is featured in the latest issue of The Beacon, the official newsletter of the 124th Fighter Wing. Indeed, as pointed ...

    Comment?