OTOPENI AIR BASE, Romania — Military members from the U.S. and Romania joined forces for a bilateral training exercise in Otopeni, Romania, Aug. 21.
Archive for August, 2017
U.S. Navy Vice Adm. Raquel C. Bono, Defense Health Agency director, visited Ramstein Aug. 22 to discuss future changes to the health care program for military members. During Bono’s presentation, she talked about changes the DHA will implement by Jan. 2018. “We are going to collapse Tricare Extra and Tricare […]
The 786th Force Support Squadron hosted its 7th Annual Ramstein Half Marathon Aug. 19 on Ramstein.
U.S. Forces personnel are prohibited from entering establishments or conducting business with the below firms, individuals, and organizations, except as required by official business. U.S. Forces military members who violate this prohibition are subject to punishment under the Uniform Code of Military Justice. Civilians are cautioned these establishments have been […]
Aug. 21 6:47 p.m.: Aggravated assault on Rhine Ordnance Barracks. 11:11 p.m.: Drunken operation of vehicle in Kaiserslautern. Aug. 22 8:10 a.m.: Major traffic collision/disabling damages in Homburg. Aug. 23 8:03 a.m.: Major traffic collision with injuries in Kaiserslautern. 12:59 p.m.: Unattended death in Kaiserslautern. Aug. 24 7:30 a.m.: Major […]
Green Dot training Have you taken your annual Green Dot training? If not it is not too late to sign up. This annual training increases awareness and prevention of interpersonal violence, to include sexual assault, domestic and inter-personal violence, and suicide. We are providing additional training opportunities in order to […]
Ramstein is scheduled to host its 53rd Annual Bazaar from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sept. 14 to 16, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 17, on the Ramstein flightline. The event, hosted by the 86th Force Support Squadron in partnership with the Ramstein Officers’ Spouses’ Club, is one of the most anticipated happenings of the year, according to event organizers.
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — The Air Force is the first agency in the Department of Defense to roll out a new tool that helps government civilians more effectively manage their benefits and entitlement information. The Government Retirement and Benefits Platform is a web-based application that allows employees to […]
FALLS CHURCH, Va. — Be-gin-ning Sept. 1, Express Scripts will need annual consent from patients who want to receive automatic refills of their maintenance medications enrolled in TRICARE Pharmacy Home Delivery. This means that just before one of your prescriptions runs out of refills, Express Scripts will reach out to […]
WASHINGTON — Air Force officials announced three additional initiatives designed to enhance mission readiness by keeping pilots in the service and bringing retired pilots back to fill critical-rated positions. The first is an increase in the aviation incentive pay, commonly called flight pay, for both officer and enlisted aviators for […]