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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 […]

May 24, 2018 ×
Don’t get ‘grilled’ on fire safety

Don’t get ‘grilled’ on fire safety

by 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Spring has arrived! Whether you plan on having a relaxing evening with the family next to the fire pit, or having a barbeque with friends, please follow these Kaiserslautern Military Community Fire Emergency Services safety tips when preparing and using your grill or fire pit.

May 17, 2018 ×
Baumholder caregivers earn CDA credentials

Baumholder caregivers earn CDA credentials

by Mary Ann Davis
U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Installation Management Command Directorate

BAUMHOLDER, Germany — Two Smith Child Development Center caregivers went well beyond their typical duties to earn their Child Development Associate credentials to provide considerate, dedicated service to military youngsters and their parents. Caregivers Luz Cordero and Travis Gentry recently earned their credentials from the CDA National Credentialing Program, which […]

May 17, 2018 ×
86th AES exercises deployment readiness

86th AES exercises deployment readiness

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

The 86th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron held a readiness training exercise April 27 on Ramstein Air Base.

May 11, 2018 ×

Personal Property Shipping FAQ

by Personal Property Processing Office

Q: Do I need orders to schedule my shipments? A: Yes, your orders provide the funding we require to book your shipments. Q: Do I need to put my shipments in Defense Personal Property System (DPS)? A: Yes, military (PCS only) and civilians (PCS or separating) are required to put […]

May 11, 2018 ×
Expo offers opportunities for spouses, community members

Expo offers opportunities for spouses, community members

by Azure Hall U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Public Affairs Office Volunteer

Crowds of service members, civilians and their families flocked to the Kazabra Club May 3, to enjoy the Military Spouse Appreciation Community Expo put on by Army Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation. The expo included representatives from a wide variety of community organizations and provided visitors opportunities to learn more about what Family and MWR has to offer in the local area.

May 11, 2018 ×
Staff Sgt. George Linen, 786th Civil Engineer Squadron electrical systems supervisor and sexual assault survivor, performs an original poem called “Speak” during the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Leadership Breakfast at Ramstein Air Base, April 12. Linen aimed to inspire other survivors to stay strong while sharing the impact sexual assault violence has on its survivors.

Spoken word poet, survivor takes on SAPR open

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

The early sun pours in while Kaiserslautern Military Community members welcome U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. George Linen with a relaxed applause.

May 11, 2018 ×
A C-130J Super Hercules prepares to conduct a dirt landing during Exercise African Lion 18, April 25, near Kenitra Air Base, Morocco. Approximately 900 U.S. reserve and active Soliders, Sailors, Marines and Airmen worked with RMAF in African Lion throughout the country of Morocco. 
Photo by Staff Sgt. Nesha Humes Stanton

USAFE-AFAFRICA wraps up exercise in Morocco

by 1st Lt. Michelle Fletcher
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

KENITRA AIR BASE, Morocco — Exercise African Lion 2018 concludes as approximately 900 U.S. service members prepare to redeploy out of the Kingdom of Morocco and Tunisia. The exercise involved various types of training across the Moroccan coastline, including an Aviation Training Exercise supported by Airmen from Ramstein Air Base, […]

May 11, 2018 ×
Garrison, Hochspeyer firefighters train for emergencies

Garrison, Hochspeyer firefighters train for emergencies

Story and  photos by Mary Ann Davis
U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Installation Management Command Directorate

U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz firefighters and Hochspeyer Volunteer Fire Department members participated in a training exercise at Kaiserslautern Army Depot to enhance and coordinate lifesaving efforts for on- and off-post communities May 3.

May 11, 2018 ×
Two 7th MSC Soldiers Advance to USARC Best Warrior Competition

Two 7th MSC Soldiers Advance to USARC Best Warrior Competition

by Sgt. 1st Class John Freese
7th Mission Support Command 

After a tight competition, two Soldiers from the 7th Mission Support Command are now preparing for United States Army Reserve Command’s Best Warrior Competition at Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

May 3, 2018 ×