Archive for August, 2012


Lifestyle

Gräfenstein Castle hosts medieval fest

Gräfenstein Castle hosts medieval fest

by Petra Lessoing
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

For the 14th time, Gräfenstein Castle, near Merzalben, will be the stage
for a medieval fest today through Sunday. The event, organized by the
community of Merzalben and the Phantasia Historica medieval group, will
feature musical entertainment, juggling, show fights, fire shows and
children

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News

Silver Flag trains Airmen, builds partnerships

Silver Flag trains Airmen, builds partnerships

by Senior Airman Rion Ehrman
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The 435th Construction and Training Squadron hosted a weeklong Silver Flag exercise Aug. 20 to 26 on Ramstein.

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Sports

Army, Air Force softball teams play for ‘bragging rights’

Army, Air Force softball teams play for ‘bragging rights’

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Lifestyle

Take A Hike

by Donald Seltzer
Contributing writer

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Lifestyle

USAFE bands perform at Barbarossa-Fest

USAFE bands perform at Barbarossa-Fest

by Petra Lessoing
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Kaiserslautern

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News

African air chiefs gather to build partnerships, strengthen region

African air chiefs gather to build partnerships, strengthen region

Story and photo by Staff Sgt. Travis Edwards
AFAFRICA Public Affairs

Military leaders from 10 different nations across Northwest Africa and
the U.S., in partnership with the African Center for Strategic Studies,
gathered for the Regional Air Chiefs Conference here Tuesday through
Thursday.

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News

New BTO to help Airmen make USAFE processes more efficient, effective

by Master Sgt. Brian Bahret
U.S. Air Forces in Europe Public Affairs

Before becoming the Air Force Chief of Staff, Gen. Mark A. Welsh
challenged the U.S. Air Forces in Europe to find more efficient and
effective ways to use its resources.

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News

Redesigned  program eases Airmen’s transition to civilian life

Redesigned program eases Airmen’s transition to civilian life

by Joel Fortner
Air Force Public Affairs Agency

A redesigned program will help ease every Airman

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News

Senior leaders stress safety over Labor Day

Senior leaders stress safety over Labor Day

Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen.
Mark A. Welsh III and Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force James Roy
issued the following message to all Air Force personnel:

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Features

Wereth 11 to be honored at ceremony Sept. 22

by Maj. Lawanda D. Warthen
Contributing writer

A ceremony for 11 African-American Soldiers killed by the German SS
during the Battle of the Bulge takes place at 11 a.m. Sept. 22 in
Wereth, Belgium.   

A bus will leave from the Vogelweh Bowling Alley parking lot at 7 a.m.
for those wishing to attend. RSVPs must be made by Sept. 10 via email to
warthen3@aol.com. The cost is $30 for transportation.

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