Archive for May, 2018


News

A U.S. Air Force C-130J Super Hercules drops an equipment bundle during exercise Stolen Cerberus V May 15 over Megara Drop Zone, Greece. Hellenic riggers worked with U.S. Air Force Joint Airdrop Inspectors to ensure the bundle was rigged properly.

Joint airlift brings Stolen Cerberus V to a close

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

ELEFSIS AIR BASE, Greece — Exercise Stolen Cerberus V concluded with approximately 100 Airmen deploying back to Ramstein Air Base from Elefsis Air Base, Greece.

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News

86th AES exercises joint aeromedical evacuations

86th AES exercises joint aeromedical evacuations

by Senior Airman Devin M. Rumbaugh
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
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Blotter, News

KMC Blotter — May 25, 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 — May 25, 2018

Community Outreach Day The 86th Medical Group will host a Community Outreach Day June 6 on Ramstein Air Base. Events will take place on the field behind the North Chapel. Activities include: Education Fair, Blood & Bone Marrow Registry Drive, Pharmacy Take-Back Event, tours, live DJ, and more. Parking discs […]

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Uncategorized

Air Force OCP Uniform Change

Air Force OCP Uniform Change

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US, Iceland remember WW II heroes with monument dedication

US, Iceland remember WW II heroes with monument dedication

Story and photos by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Evan Parker
U.S. Air Forces-Europe - Air Forces Africa Public Affairs

KEFLAVIC AIR BASE, Iceland — May 3, marked the 75th anniversary of the death of Lt. Gen. Frank Maxwell Andrews and the crew of the B-24 Liberator “Hot Stuff,” the first heavy bomber in the 8th Air Force to complete 25 missions.

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News

Brig. Gen. Richard G. Moore Jr., 86th Airlift Wing commander, and Andreas Klein, German Canteen concessionaire, cut a ribbon, reopening the German Canteen May 22 on Ramstein Air Base. Since the German Canteen’s original opening in 1954 and moving to its current location more than 40 years ago, the German Canteen has served the Kaiserslautern Military Community authentic traditional cuisine.

German Canteen reopens its doors

Story and photos by Airman 1st Class Ariel Leighty
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The German Canteen officially reopened this week after undergoing nearly six months of renovations on Ramstein Air Base.

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News

CURRENT KMC OFF-LIMITS LIST

Off-limits establishments and individuals within the KMC as of 22 May 2018 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 […]

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Features

Cyber Airmen unite to protect information space

Cyber Airmen unite to protect information space

Story and photos by Airman 1st Class D. Blake Browning
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The U.S. Air Forces in Europe Warrior Preparation Center on Einsiedlerhof Air Station, Germany closed the first U.S. Air Forces-Europe – Air Forces Africa cyber-only exercise on May 11. “The purpose of the exercise was to provide training of mission defense skills and to keep our adversaries out of our […]

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7th MSC Soldier prepares for USARC Best Warrior Competition

7th MSC Soldier prepares for USARC Best Warrior Competition

by Specialist Daisy Zimmer
U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Safety Office

Specialist Konner Klein, a supply specialist with Charlie Company, 457th Civil Affairs Battalion, in Wackernheim, Germany, shares his thoughts on winning the 7th Mission Support Command’s Best Warrior Competition in April. Klein, along with one other winner from 7th MSC, is slated to compete in the U.S. Army Reserve Command […]

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