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  1. US air base in SKorea lifts lockdown after shooter alarmRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2014 | The Standard

    ... complete. There were no reported injuries or suspicious activity found,'' the 51st Fighter Wing stationed at Osan Air Base said in a post on its official Facebook page. "Everyone is safe. The lockdown has been lifted,'' it added. Osan Air Base, some ...

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  2. 'Active shooter' at US air base in S. Korea sparks lockdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | Russia Taday

    Members of a U.S. quick-strike brigade arrive at an air force base in Osan, South Korea July 31, 2003. Osan Air Base of the US Air Force, located south of South Korea's capital Seoul, has been forced to lock down Monday due to reports of an active high school shooter.

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  3. US Osan Air Base in South Korea in lockdown, as precaution over reports of shooter on siteRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2014 | The Straits Times

    ... shooting situation last month. It used the Osan Middle School as the setting, according to the Wing's website. Osan Air Base, some 104.6km south of Seoul, is one of a number of facilities housing the 28,500 US military personnel permanently based in ...

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  4. US base in S Korea in lockdown over 'shooter'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | Al Jazeera

    Osan Air Base in South Korea was in lock down because of reports of an active shooter at a high school on the grounds of the US base, military officials said, according to reports from the AP and AFP news agencies. People on the base have been told to stay in their quarters or workplaces until further notice, Tech.

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  5. USFK 'juicy bar' ban has owners up in armsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... to good order and discipline," the statement said. Last year, juicy bar owners in Songtan, the area outside Osan Air Base, acted against the Air Force's stepped-up efforts to put the bars off-limits by protesting for three weeks outside the base. It ...

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  6. Air Force trimming leased housing in England and elsewhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2013 | Stars and Stripes

    ... followed similar patterns. Spangdahlem Air Base in Germany dropped all of its leased units by fiscal 2012 and Osan Air Base, South Korea, was divested of all its leased housing by fiscal 2010, according to Air Force budget estimates. At Lord's Walk, ...

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  7. Army official gets prison in Korea bribery scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2003 | Stars and Stripes

    ... months in prison. A U.S. indictment contended that Chong's company paid $50,000 to Moran and his wife for an Osan Air Base family housing construction project; $200,000 for a Camp Carroll construction contract; and $150,000 for an Area I ...

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  8. District engineers help provide facelift to Kunsan Air Base runwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | The United States Army

    ... mission. During the repair work the 8th Fighter Wing had to send two F-16 Fighter Squadrons (35th and 80th) to Osan Air Base and Alaska's Eielson Air Force Base. The base also had to coordinate with the Republic of Korea Air Force's 38th Fighter ...

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  9. Top Missile Defense Expert Honors Missile Defenders In South KoreaRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | Examiner.com

    At Osan Air Base in the Republic of Korea, on November 21st, MDAA hosted the Third Annual Peninsula Missile Defenders of the Year Award Ceremony. The event paid tribute to the men and women of the Republic of Korea and U.S. Armed Forces who operate the air and missile defense systems on the Korean Peninsula.

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  10. Soldier saves Service member after near-fatal accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | The United States Army

    ... e: Geathers is assigned to the 35th Air Defense Artillery Brigade as a signal support specialist supervisor at Osan Air Base, South Korea.

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  11. Osan Air Base opens new senior noncommissioned officer dormRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The United States Army

    The Ministry of National Defense - Defense Installations Agency was responsible for executing and managing the construction contract. The US Army Corps of Engineers Far East District worked with MND-DIA to provide construction quality assurance.

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  12. Senate Republicans say unfunding A-10 would be a boost for US enemiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    One of the 25th Fighter Squadron's A-10 Thunderbolt II inside a hangar at Osan Air Base, South Korea, on Sept. 18, 2014.

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  13. Thurman Wales McCrackenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... Commendation Medals for meritorious service - one in the Korean Tactical Air Control System, 314 Air Division, Osan Air Base, Korea, and a second as air surveillance technician while assigned to the Directorate of Operations 20th Air Division, Fort ...

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  14. U.S. General Cracks Down on South Korean 'Juicy Bars' Linked to Human TraffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | TIME.com

    ... juicy bars" follows a similar move announced last year by Air Force Lt. Gen. Jan-Marc Jouas for a base outside Osan Air Base, south of Seoul.

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  15. USFK: Troops cannot pay for the companionship of 'juicy girls'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | USA Today

    ... last year by Air Force Lt. Gen. Jan-Marc Jouas last year as part of a crackdown on "juicy bars" outside Osan Air Base, south of Seoul. "There are some who don't see a problem with this activity, who want to keep things as they are, and who believe ...

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  16. IG reports hundreds of housing code violations on US bases in S. KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... handling and ventilation systems, and no data on levels of radon, a gas linked to lung cancer, was available. Osan Air Base had not addressed elevated radon levels at some buildings, and along with Camps Walker and Henry, did not have mandated radon ...

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  17. USFK bans buying drinks for `juicy bar' workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... didn't have the proof necessarily," Col. Michael Strunk, 51st Fighter Wing Mission Support Group commander at Osan Air Base, said earlier this year. The 7th Air Force says its crackdown on juicy bars has led to the closure of dozens of the ...

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  18. Former U.S. Commander in Korea: North Korea Could Use More Than Missiles to Deploy Nuclear WeaponsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | U.S. Naval Institute

    ... Even if only one missile is fired, Bell said, early in the launch "no one knows where it is going" - possibly Osan Air Base in Korea, a naval installation in Japan or Guam. "No one ally can go it alone." Bell said he was confident that Korea and ...

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  19. Like Mother, Like DaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | CNN

    I am Colonel Maria V. Leos, USAF, currently assigned to 7th Air Force at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea. My SALUTE goes out to our daughter, Senior Airman Alexandra Lee, currently serving in Afghanistan with the 303 Expeditionary Fighter Squadron.

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  20. Air Force Vet To Lead Combat Veterans OrganizationRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2014 | Farmingdale Observer

    U.S. Veterans Of Foreign Wars concluded it's 115th national convention at Kansas City, Mo., with the election of the new VFW National Commander, John W. Stroud. Stroud served in the US Air Force from 1976 - 1997, including a tour in Koria in 1992 - 1993 with the 51st fighter wing at Osan Air Base as flight Operations Superintendent.

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