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  • Special Tactics legend earns second retirement

    Scott Fales’ demeanor wouldn’t lead you to believe the long list of accomplishments he has. The retired Air Force master sergeant spent 20 years on active duty, primarily as a pararescueman, and in that time he saw conflict across the globe from Panama to Somalia. He’s earned a Silver Star Medal, Purple Heart, and been inducted into both the U.S. Special Operations Command Hall of Fame and the Air Commando Association Commando Hall of Honor.
  • 43d AES supports Air Force, University of Nebraska research

    Joint Base Charleston hosted members from the 43d Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron at Pope and other Air Mobility Command personnel along with the University of Nebraska Medical Center for a transportable isolation system training and research event March 14, 2018. The TIS, an enclosed negative pressure medical pod with clear walls, is an isolation unit designed to provide in-flight medical care for patients with highly infectious diseases.
  • Care in the air: Teams deliver patient care in challenging environments

    The back of an aircraft is a challenging place to deliver medical care. For Air Force medical crews, treating patients in the air is just part of the job.
  • Secure Messaging makes communicating with your Air Force doctor simple

    In today’s connected world, we expect most communication to be convenient and instantaneous. Why should communicating with your health provider be any different? That is why the Air Force Medical Service offers a secure messaging platform for patients and families to communicate safely and quickly with their providers.
  • Trusted Care brought order to chaos after Hurricane Maria

    Soon after hurricanes struck the Caribbean and southern U.S. in the fall of 2017, Air Force medics deployed to the island of St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands and brought along their Trusted Care culture to help evacuate patients safely and effectively from the storm ravaged island.
  • 43d AMOG honors annual award winners

    The 43d Air Mobility Operations Group at Pope honored its annual award nominees and winners during the Annual Awards Banquet in Fayetteville Feb. 23.
  • AES conducts Ability To Survive and Operate training

    The 43d Aeromedical Squadron recently completed Ability To Survive and Operate training during an exercise at Pope Army Airfield.
  • Comptroller flight redesignated as 43d Comptroller Squadron

    Pope Field's comptroller flight was redesignated as the 43d Comptroller Squadron during a ceremony at the Airmen's Center here Feb. 12.
  • Airmen support Large Package Week, EDRE

    Airmen at Pope Field and from other locations which are part of Air Mobility Command supported the Army's 82nd Airborne Division during a joint Large Package Week and Emergency Deployment Readiness Exercise held Feb. 5-11.
  • Take command: Urgent care now easier to access

    As of Jan. 1, 2018, most TRICARE Prime enrollees no longer need a referral for urgent care visits and point-of-service charges no longer apply for urgent care claims. This change replaces the previous policy, which waived referrals for the first two urgent care visits per year.