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Team Charleston proves imperative to Operation Iraqi Freedom
March 21, 2007
RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany -- Ground crews load a 66 ton Abrams tank onto a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft here. The aircraft, from the 17th Airlift Squadron, Charleston Air Force Base, S.C., delivered the Army's main battle tank to an Operation Iraqi Freedom air base in northern Iraq.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Keith Reed)

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March 21, 2007

Driving safety violators to be given friendly reminders
March 21, 2007
The 437th Airlift Wing Safety Office will be handing out "You're Busted" cards to Arimen found not wearing a seat belt or while driving while talking on a cell phone without a hands-free device. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Sam Hymas)

March 20, 2007
General Duncan J. McNabb, commander of Air Mobility Command, watches as Carmen Mikolajcik reveals the plaque honoring her husband, retired Brig. Gen. Thomas R. Mikolajcik during a formal ceremony for the new Mikolajcik Engineering Laboratory Center located on Naval Weapons Station Charleston March 16. Construction is expected to be completed in June 2007.  (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Marie Cassetty)

Marshalling freedom
March 20, 2007
Airman 1st Class Arnold Peña marshals out an aircraft loader after loading pallets of bombs onto a C-17 Globemaster III. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Cecilio Ricardo Jr.)

Warrior of the Week: Airman 1st Class Timothy D. Womble
March 20, 2007
Airman 1st Class Timothy D. Womble

Team Charleston provides airlift support for VP
March 14, 2007
Lt. Col. Rick Rupp, 14th Airlift Squadron commander, visits with Vice President Dick Cheney in the cockpit of a C-17 while en route to Afghanistan. 14 AS aircrew members provided airlift support for the vice president during his recent Middle East tour. (White House photo by David Bohrer)