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KMC Passport Outreach Day

KMC Passport Outreach Day

Master Sgt. Renee Archambeau
786th Force Support Squadron

The U.S. Consulate in Frankfurt and the Ramstein and U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Passport Offices are scheduled to host a Passport Outreach Day Oct. 24, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at building 2402 on Ramstein Air Base. Your local USO will also be there to support the event by […]

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Professional Airlift: A team sport

Professional Airlift: A team sport

by Lt. Col. Jeremy Ponn
Commander, 76th Airlift Squadron

Just before 1 a.m. (7 p.m. EDT) on Saturday, Oct. 13, a Ramstein-assigned C-37 delivered Andrew Brunson to his first stop on a return trip to the United States. Brunson, a U.S. pastor who lived and ministered in Turkey, had been held by the Turkish judiciary for two years following […]

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Berlin hosts NATO-Industry Forum

Berlin hosts NATO-Industry Forum

North Atlantic Treaty Organization

The NATO-Industry Forum is the primary venue for strategic dialogue with the defence and security industry on NATO capability planning and development. Sponsored by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, the Forum is co-organised by Supreme Allied Commander Transformation, General André Lanata, and NATO Assistant Secretary General for Defence Investment, Mr. […]

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Ramstein Airmen assist French forces with Super Hercules transition

Ramstein Airmen assist French forces with Super Hercules transition

by Staff Sgt. Jonathan Bass
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

In today’s coalition environment, developing strong ties between partner nations is of utmost importance. Team Ramstein Airmen worked with French airmen to pass along valuable information and tactics in regards to the French air force’s newest C-130J Super Hercules aircraft. U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Matthew Fry, 37th Airlift Squadron […]

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Features, Health

Stay vigilant for African Swine Fever

Stay vigilant for African Swine Fever

Story and photos by Staff Sgt. Jonathan Bass
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Scientists recently found wild boar in Belgium, roughly 37 miles from the German border, which tested positive for a deadly illness, African Swine Fever. The virus, which is only transmitted between pigs and their wild relatives, poses no risk to humans, but is 100 percent fatal to swine. Seeing as […]

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How to pursue a career in cybersecurity

86th Communications Squadron Wing
Cybersecurity Office

The number of cybersecurity jobs across the nation outpaces the number of people qualified to fill them. The demand for skilled cybersecurity professionals is growing each year. The current cybersecurity workforce is expected to need an additional 1.8 million workers by 2022, which is a 20 percent increase from 2015 […]

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US Army Europe: Modernizing at the tip of the spear

US Army Europe: Modernizing at the tip of the spear

by Spc. Kelsey VanFleet
U.S. Army Europe

The European theater is an ever-changing landscape requiring constant adaptation to defend U.S. allies and deter potential aggression. To stay ready, U.S. Army Europe is focused on modernizing by exploring new technology, fielding upgraded equipment and adding additional capabilities. The fielding of next generation combat vehicles is one of the […]

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First 100 days: New garrison CSM takes care of Soldiers and families

First 100 days: New garrison CSM takes care of Soldiers and families

by Mary Ann Davis
U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz
Public Affairs Office

From the day he assumed his duties as the top enlisted leader of U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz, Command Sergeant Maj. Brett Waterhouse has been cultivating relationships with units and local communities, while looking for ways to enhance efficiency and take care of the Garrison’s customers — the Soldiers and family […]

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French military hosts 7th MSC for WWI commemorations

French military hosts 7th MSC for WWI commemorations

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

Army Reserve Soldiers from the 7th Mission Support Command got a taste of what a different generation of Soldiers faced 100 years ago, helping mark the centennial of the American Expeditionary Force’s campaigns in France during World War I. The 7th MSC operated a logistics command post for Operation Victory […]

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Third Air Force leadership visits Ramstein

Third Air Force leadership visits Ramstein

Photos by Senior Airman
Devin M. Rumbaugh
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

           

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