Archive for August, 2019


News

U.S. Air Force Col. Daniel C. Clayton, right, assumes command of the 435th Air Ground Operations Wing and 435th Air Expeditionary Wing, from Maj. Gen. John M. Wood, Third Air Force commander, at Ramstein Air Base, Aug. 16. The two wings provide battlefield and expeditionary Airmen to combatant commanders.

435th AGOW, AEW welcomes new commander

by 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs Members from the 435th Air Ground Operations Wing and 435th Air Expeditionary Wing welcomed their new commander during an assumption of command ceremony at Ramstein Air Base, Aug. 16. Col. Daniel C. Clayton assumed command of the two wings during a ceremony officiated by […]

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Features

Women’s Equality Day: Why it matters

Women’s Equality Day: Why it matters

by Master Sgt. Waleska E. Rodriguez-Pettit & Staff Sgt. Katelyn Pouncy 86th Medical Group Women have played a vital role in the course of human civilization from raising families to leading armies and have made great strides throughout history, fighting towards full equality. There have been many obstacles that women […]

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Blotter

KMC BLOTTER

August 12 11:02 a.m.: Damage to private property in Zweibruecken 1:52 p.m.: Major traffic collision in Weilerbach August 14 8:15 a.m.: Drunken operation of a vehicle, causing a major traffic accident and fleeing the scene in Waldfischbach-Burgalben 1:40 p.m.: Larceny of unsecured, private property in Ramstein-Miesenbach 4:58 p.m.: Major traffic […]

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KMC Notices, Take Note

TAKE NOTE

Resilience Tactical Pause The 86th Airlift Wing will conduct a Resilience Tactical Pause next Friday, Aug. 30. To allow maximum participation, several offices will be closed. We appreciate your patience and understanding as we take this pause to focus on Airmen and their well-being. Road construction A62 Until Dec. 19, […]

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Features

An embodiment of wingmanship

An embodiment of wingmanship

Story and photo by Airman 1st Class Jennifer Gonzales 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs Airman 1st Class Madeline Morgan, 86th Medical Support Squadron medical material technician, received the honor of being Ramstein’s Airlifter of the Week, Aug. 15. Wingmanship and the Air Force core values are among the first things […]

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Schools, Take Note

Remember bus safety dos, don’ts

Remember bus safety dos, don’ts

Meeting children at the bus stop, parents: DO … Wait on the same side of the street as the bus stop. Go to your child at the bus stop. DO NOT … Wait in a parked car or in a building. Wait across the street from the bus stop. Allow […]

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Features

86th Medical Group change of command

86th Medical Group change of command

August 22, 2019 ×

News

‘Better for Veterans’: Exchange named 2020 Military Friendly® Employer

‘Better for Veterans’: Exchange named 2020 Military Friendly® Employer

by Alexandra Pirkle Army & Air Force Exchange Service Public Affairs For the eighth consecutive year, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service has been named a “Better for Veterans” Military Friendly® Employer by Viqtory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs magazine. The Exchange ranked in the Top 10 for the […]

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Features

CSAF bestows Distinguished Flying Cross on Kentucky Air Guardsman

CSAF bestows Distinguished Flying Cross on Kentucky Air Guardsman

by Lt. Col. Dale Greer 123rd Airlift Wing Public Affairs LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein bestowed the Distinguished Flying Cross on Lt. Col. John “J.T.” Hourigan during a ceremony at the Kentucky Air National Guard Base, Aug. 10, praising the pilot’s “exceptional airmanship […]

August 22, 2019 ×

KMC Notices, Schools, Take Note

CURRENT KMC OFF-LIMITS LIST

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 […]

August 22, 2019 ×