PLOVDIV, Bulgaria — Airmen from the 86th Airlift Wing and 435th Contingency Response Group joined the Bulgarian air force to kick off Exercise Thracian Spring 17 in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, March 14.
Archive for March, 2017
The sound of clinking harnesses filled the air as the Airmen toiled ever upward toward the clouds. Fat raindrops, too impatient to wait, leapt down to meet them and dripped off boots, hard hats, and gear. Far above the ground the Airmen focused on the task at hand, momentarily oblivious […]
The American Red Cross is one of the most well-known emergency response organizations in the world. Polls show that the Red Cross ranks at the top as one of the most recognizable brands among large, high-profile organizations.
Military and civilian members from around the community gathered at the Ramstein Officers’ Club early in the morning March 13 to celebrate more than 200 years of religious freedom.
MARCH 13 2:36 a.m.: Mutual assault and destruction of government property on Vogelweh Family Housing. 9:25 a.m.: Self-harm ideation in Ramstein-Miesenbach. 2 p.m.: Assault on Ramstein. 4:29 p.m.: Larceny of unsecured government and private property on Ramstein. 10:32 p.m.: Fleeing the scene of a minor traffic collision in Kaiserslautern. MARCH […]
Town center closes The Weilerbach town center will be closed for traffic from Monday until April 22. Motorists should follow the detour signs and obey the “do not park” signs. Blood drive The Armed Services Blood Program-Europe will be conducting the following blood drives: Monday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. […]
Approximately 30 Team Ramstein members gathered at the Ramstein Enlisted Club March 14 to honor and celebrate Women’s History Month.
A Bulgarian military paratrooper removes his parachute at the drop zone during Exercise Thracian Spring 17 at Plovdiv Regional Airport, Bulgaria, March 15. Drop zones are thoroughly surveyed in advance and inspected before every drop in order to ensure a safe landing for personnel or cargo. More than 60 Airmen from Ramstein participated in combined air operations with the Bulgarian military to strengthen relationships while building their nations’ joint military capabilities.
U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz officials met with local mayors and civic leaders from the Sembach area to foster relationships and strengthen partnerships during a community relations tour March 14 on Sembach Kaserne.