Photos by Spc. Glenn M. AndersonBrig. Gen. Arlan M. DeBlieck (middle left), commanding general of the 7th Civil Support Command, takes a moment with his entire senior staff and joint task force for a photo opportunity during Citizen Response 15 March 9 in Grafenwöhr, Germany.

US Army Reserve Soldiers train for disaster response

Courtesy of 221st Public Affairs Detachment

GRAFENWÖHR, Germany — When disaster strikes, Europe-based U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers stand ready to save lives, provide stability, assess damage, minimize suffering and restore essential services. During the Citizen Response 15 exercise, Soldiers from the 7th Civil Support Command in Kaiserslautern tested their ability to deploy with other U.S. military […]

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Senior Airman Christian Afaisen, 86th Munitions Squadron munitions inspector, double checks assets for correct labeling and signs of corrosion as a part of the semiannual 100 percent inspection March 16 on Ramstein.

86th MUNS conducts semiannual inspection

Story and photo by Airman 1st Class Tryphena Mayhugh
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

A fighter pilot gears up and is ready for takeoff to complete a mission. He’s pumped and prepared to do his part for the Air Force.

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Airman 1st Class Danelle Oliver, 786th Force Support Squadron customer service technician, inputs data from base newcomer in-processing worksheets.

Customer support sponsors Ramstein

Photos by Senior Airman Timothy Moore
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German Polizei Corner

Landstuhl Polizei are looking for perpetrators who shot at vehicles and houses with paintball weapons from a moving vehicle during the evening of March 13 and 14.

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Courtesy photo

Preventing online exploitation of children

by Staff Sgt. Ryan Crane U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa Public Affairs

Child sex crimes and online exploitation of children are perpetual problems throughout society and in the military, there are no exceptions.

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Capt. Spanky makes smooth transition

 by Capt. Spanky

Happy Friday, team Ramstein! I’m sorry I haven’t given you any updates lately, but out-processing for retirement has kept me really busy. Luckily, I haven’t just been chasing my tail (or nub in my case).

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Rhea and Keira play fetch during a play date.

No mission pause with Paws Abroad

by Airman 1st Class Larissa Greatwood, 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

When military commitments arise, it can be stressful making sure personal responsibilities are taken care of. When it comes to four-legged family members, furry or scaly, having the best
possible care at little or no cost can sometimes be nearly impossible to find.

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Photo by Staff Sgt. Armando A. Schwier-Morales
Senior Airman David Vogt, 1st Combat Communications Squadron radio frequency transmission technician, ensures proper connection for the 435th Air Ground Operations Wing March 16 at Campia Turzii, Romania. The 435th AGOW participated in Dacian 
Warhawk, which featured U.S. and Romanian airmen working side-by-side to establish a base and conduct ground and air operations with NATO 

AGOW refines new mission skillset

by Staff Sgt. Kris Levasseur 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Airmen from the 435th Air Ground Operations Wing departed March 10 from Ramstein for what seemed like any other training mission; however, this mission, known as Dacian Warhawk, is unlike any other in which they have participated.

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KMC Blotter – March 27, 2015

March 18 7:30 a.m.: A major traffic accident with injuries was reported in Landstuhl. March 19 2 p.m.: A major traffic accident was reported on Ramstein. 2:45 p.m.: An attempted house break-in was reported in Baalborn. 3:03 p.m.: Sexual assault was reported on Vogelweh. 4:10 p.m.: A major traffic accident […]

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KMC notices & events

Important notices and events for the Kaiserslautern Military Community in Germany. Updated weekly.

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