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Manas Air Base Reaches Out to

Maj. Rickardo Bodden points out the Manas Air Base, Kyrgyzstan, Twitter link to Tech. Sgt. Harry Kibbe as they make updates to the newly created site. The 376th Air Expeditionary Wing Public Affairs Office put Manas AB aboard the Twitter "twain" in order to keep the world abroad in the know about the base's goings on. Go to for the latest Manas tweets. Go to for news, photos and videos about the Manas AB mission.

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This work, Manas Air Base Reaches Out to [Image 1 of 2], by TSgt Phyllis Hanson, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:06.12.2009

Date Posted:06.12.2009 05:28

Photo ID:179060



Size:888.05 KB

Location:MANAS AIR BASE, KGGlobe

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