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Tag: Thule AB
  • 821st SBG welcomes new commander

    The 821st Space Base Group, a geographically-separated unit of Space Base Delta 1, held a change of command ceremony at Thule Air Base, Greenland, Sept. 15, 2022.
  • CSAF visits the Arctic Circle

    Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr., and his wife, Sharene, visited Thule Air Base, Greenland, July 16 to 17 to engage with Airmen and Guardians who play a vital role in mutual defense and space superiority.
  • Connecting from the Arctic Circle

    Calling family members, sending emails, and downloading games and entertainment are a part of most peoples’ daily life. However, until recently, personnel at Thule Air Base, Greenland, could not easily enjoy those luxuries due to a slow and intermittent commercial internet connection. In June, the 821st SBG was successful in upgrading their commercial internet by accessing Low Earth Orbit satellites, thanks in large part to the Air Force Research Laboratory.
  • P-S GAR CC Treks to Thule

    U.S. Space Force Col. Shay Warakomski, Peterson-Schriever Garrison commander, visited Airmen, Guardians and coalition service members at Thule Air Base, Greenland, from Nov. 3 - 5, 2021.
  • USSPACECOM command team visits Thule Air Base, site of North American Air Defense, space tracking

    Army Gen. James Dickinson, U.S. Space Command commander, and Marine Corps Master Gunnery Sgt. Scott Stalker, USSPACECOM command senior enlisted leader, visited Airmen, Guardians and coalition members at Thule Air Base, Greenland, on Nov. 11-12, 2021.
  • U.S. Navy Seabee Dive Team conducts diving exercises

    Three briefings and demonstrations were conducted during the exercise for 95 Team Thule members to learn about the Seabee mission, view the camp set up on the ice and watch live diving demonstrations.
  • Team Pete Career Assistance Advisors visit Thule

    Airmen with questions concerning career progression and personal growth can seek the aid of the 21st Space Wing Career Assistance Advisor. CAAs are special duty assignment personnel that cater to Airmen.
  • Thule Airmen execute Operation Julemand, spread joy to Greenlandic children

    Thule Air Base, Greenland, personnel launched the first round of toy deliveries to remote Greenlandic villages on Dec. 22, 2018.
  • Defending the ice twice

    Capt. Stephen Caple, 821st Support Squadron Civil Engineer flight commander at Thule Air Base, Greenland, has been defending the ice for the Air Force since 2008 when he enrolled at the U.S. Air Force Academy and played goalie for their National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I college ice hockey program.
  • Air National Guard team implements new software at Thule AB

    Being located in Greenland, Thule Air Base is 750 miles north of the Arctic Circle and just 947 miles south of the North Pole. More than 80 percent of the 840,000 square miles that make up Greenland are covered by a polar ice cap and glaciers.

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