Archive for January, 2019


Features, News

‘OPS’ never stops: Ramstein mission–ready

‘OPS’ never stops: Ramstein mission–ready

by Senior Airman Joshua Magbanua
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The holidays are usually a time when many people take a week or two away from work and enjoy the season with family and friends. But there are those out there who do not care for “peace and goodwill.” These people intend to create terror and drive away the festive […]

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Features

Turning a mess into a message

Turning a mess into a message

by Senior Airman Joshua Magbanua
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Tech. Sgt. Reuben McClendon had everything going for him when he began his Air Force career in the security forces field. As a young Airman many years ago, he excelled in his duties, gained a wealth of experience from deployments, won awards left and right, and received accolades from his […]

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Features

AAFES hosts appreciation event

AAFES hosts appreciation event

by Staff Sgt. Nesha Humes Stanton
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The Army and Air Force Exchange Service at the Ramstein Kaiserslautern Military Community Center Exchange sought to bring in holiday cheer this season by hosting a customer service appreciation event on Ramstein Air Base, Dec. 18, 2018. Approximately 21 KMC members were informed they were receiving a gift. It wasn’t […]

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Blotter, News

KMC Blotter — January 11, 2019

December 31 10:25 p.m.: Loud noise complaint on Vogelweh Family Housing January 1 1:55 a.m.: Drunken disorderly in Kaiserslautern 1:58 a.m.: Operating a motor vehicle on cancelled insurance 2:05 a.m.: Assault in Kaiserslautern 2:40 a.m.: Assault in Kaiserslautern 4:40 a.m.: Drunken operation of a motor vehicle in Kaiserslautern 6:35 a.m.: […]

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News

Take Note — January 11, 2019

Door-to-door salesmen Living in Europe you may come across door-to-door salesmen offering to sell a wide variety of items ranging from artwork to produce. If you decide to utilize these services, the 569th U.S. Forces Police Squadron urges you to take caution with your transactions. Make sure the price of […]

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Features

President Trump visits Ramstein Air Base

President Trump visits Ramstein Air Base

     

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Features

Stay safe on roads this winter

Stay safe on roads this winter

Courtesy story
U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz

With the weather continuously changing, it is vastly important to pay attention to all components of staying safe on the road throughout winter. Having the proper tires and keeping an eye out for wildlife are two ways drivers can prevent accidents on the road during the icy season. Because winter […]

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Features

Avoid slips, falls on ice

Avoid slips, falls on ice

86th Airlift Wing Safety

To prevent slips, trips, and falls, clear walking surfaces of snow and ice and spread deicer as quickly as possible after a winter storm. In addition, the following precautions will help reduce the likelihood of injuries: Wear proper footwear when walking on snow or ice is unavoidable because it is […]

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Features

Airlifter of the Week: 786th CES, EOD Operations NCOIC

Airlifter of the Week: 786th CES, EOD Operations NCOIC

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

A 786th Civil Engineer Squadron noncommissioned officer received the honor of being Ramstein’s Airlifter of the Week Dec. 20, 2018. The 86th Airlift Wing vice commander and command chief lauded Staff Sgt. Ricardo B. Porto, 786th CES explosive ordnance disposal NCO in charge, for his excellence in executing the Air […]

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Features

Airlifter of the Week: 86th MDG Airman

Airlifter of the Week: 86th MDG Airman

Story and photo by
Senior Airman Alexis C. Schultz
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

An 86th Medical Support Squadron Airman received the honor of being Airlifter of the week, Dec. 13, 2018. The 86th Airlift Wing commander and command chief lauded Airman 1st Class Sara Sparks, 86th Medical Support Squadron, for her professionalism and service. Sparks, who has been in the Air Force for […]

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