Archive for April, 2018


Lifestyle

Was ist los? Cultural highlights — April 13, 2018

Was ist los? Cultural highlights — April 13, 2018

EVENTS Mainz, Walt Disney Exhibition. Until July 29. militaryingermany.com/event/disney Herxheim am Berg, Pink Wine Lounge: live music and culinary delicacies. April 14, 11 a.m. militaryingermany.com/event/pink Duttweiler, Fass uff de Gass: traditional village fest. militaryingermany.com/event/fass Trier, River Cruise. militaryingermany.com/event/cruise Zweibrücken, Circus Carl Althoff. April 19 to 22. militaryingermany.com/event/circus Deidesheim, Culinary Wine […]

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News

Base Defense: Remember to SALUTE

by Staff Sgt. Jimmie D. Pike

“We need your help. Our security forces defenders keep us safe, but they can’t be everywhere,” said Col. Joseph Wenckus, 86th Airlift Wing vice commander. “We all have a part in defending our installations. Force protection is job number one, and it is a shared responsibility.”

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Health, News

U.S. members and NATO partners from 22 nations stand for a group photo during the Ramstein Aerospace Medicine Summit and NATO Science and Technology Organization technical course March 21 on Ramstein Air Base. This year’s theme focused on advances in aeromedical evacuation, human factors, clinical practice and emerging technology.

22 nations attend Ramstein Aerospace Medicine Summit

Story and photos by Senior Airman Devin M. Rumbaugh
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Medical professionals from across the globe attended the Ramstein Aerospace Medicine Summit and NATO Science and Technology Organization technical course from March 19 to March 23 on Ramstein Air Base.

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News

Ramstein Air Base observes Sexual Assault Awareness/Prevention Month

Ramstein Air Base observes Sexual Assault Awareness/Prevention Month

by Staff Sgt. S. James Ellis
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Commanders across the Kaiserslautern Military Community are banding together to commit to prevention and awareness of sexual assault during the month of April.

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News

Participants of African Partnership Flight Senegal prepare to board a C-130H Hercules assigned to the 130th Airlift Wing, West Viginia Air National Guard, March 22 at Captain Andalla Cisse Air Base, Senegal. The APF program is U.S. Air Forces Africa’s premier security cooperation program with African partner nations to improve professional military aviation knowledge and skills.

Airmen complete African Partnership Flight Senegal

Story and photos by Airman 1st Class Eli Chevalier
U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa Public Affairs

CAPTAIN ANDALLA CISSE AIR BASE, Senegal — African Partnership Flight Senegal came to an end after a closing ceremony March 23 at Captain Andalla Cisse Air Base, Senegal.

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Blotter, News

KMC Blotter — April 6, 2018

Compiled by the 569th USFPS and 86th SFS

Editor’s note: The purpose of the weekly blotter is to deliver a chronological listing of criminal activity in the KMC. The information contained in the blotter is not indicative of crime trends or the targeting of service members or their dependents. The location and nature of the entries is dependent upon where the crime was reported and not necessarily where the crime took place.

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News

Take Note — April 6, 2018

Parking discs needed In certain parking lots on Ramstein Air Base, display of a parking disc is required. The maximum allowable time a car may remain in these lots is posted; the driver must set the disc to the arrival time and make it visible. The following are some parking […]

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News

Ramstein Air Base Road Closure

Ramstein Air Base Road Closure

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News

Buying, selling  used cars  in Germany

Buying, selling used cars in Germany

by Joerg Moddelmog 21st Theater Sustainment Command

Are you thinking about buying a used car downtown or are you about to sell your car to a fellow service member? Then you might be interested to know that in both cases the sale or purchase will be subject to German law. Therefore, it is good to know what host nation laws say on the subject of warranties and defects.

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News

Strong communities strengthen families: Be informed, be attentive, be supportive

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. This year across the Department of Defense, we are celebrating strong families and communities. The safety and well-being of children is not just a parent’s responsibility but a community responsibility. Communities that are strong and resilient help decrease child abuse and neglect. All branches […]

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