U.S. Air Forces Central Public Affairs
By SOF Editor on Tue, 12/22/2009 - 10:08am
CAMP TAJI, Iraq (AFNS) -- Five Air Force vehicle maintainers deployed to Iraq and assigned to Detachment 3 of the 732nd Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron here are working to keep security forces personnel on the road, but they aren't working on patrol cars.
The maintainers work on more than 60 vehicles, the most challenging being the mine resistant ambush protected vehicle on which they have had no prior training.
"My Airmen are not sent to technical schools to learn how to work on MRAPs.
By SOF Editor on Tue, 11/03/2009 - 11:19am
Air Force Security Forces Defenders, along with U.S. Army Soldiers from the Zabul Provincial Reconstruction Team, met with prison officials, Oct. 28, as part of an on-going mentoring project at a nearby prison.
The prison, located close to the PRT compound, has become an important project for the team due to activity this summer.
"We had seen the prison have some real troubles this summer," said Lt. Col. Andy Veres, the PRT commander.