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Ramstein repair program saves taxpayers money

Ramstein repair program saves taxpayers money

Tech. Sgt. Dexter Gladdis
86th Maintenance Squadron

***image1***The Air Force Repair Enhancement Program at Ramstein keeps aircraft in the air and tax- payer dollars in the bank by fixing equipment that is normally thrown away, or sent to a maintenance depot for repair. Air Force maintainers saved taxpayers more than $190 million since 1999, said Maj. Brent […]

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Navy airman helps wounded Soldiers

Navy airman helps wounded Soldiers

Christine June
415th Base Support Battalion

***image2***Caring means more than distance, time and money to Navy Airman Elyse Braxton, an aviation maintenance administrationman, Fleet Logistics Support Squadron, (VR-52), Naval Air Station, Joint Reserve Base, Willow Grove, Pa. She travels more than 3,932 miles one way, spends anywhere from $300 to $1,200 for round-trip airline tickets and […]

March 19, 2004 ×

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St. Patrick’s Day traditions honor saint

St. Patrick’s Day traditions honor saint

Petra Lessoing
Kaiserslautern American

Wednesday is St. Patrick

March 12, 2004 ×

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Photographers make impression

Photographers make impression

Alysse Seligman
435th Services Squadron
Ramstein Youth Programs

The 435th Services Squadron Ramstein Youth Programs hosted the first ImageMakers Photography Exhibit March 1.

March 12, 2004 ×

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Change of Command ceremony symbolizes cooperation

Change of Command ceremony symbolizes cooperation

Pvt. John Hudspeth
21st Theater Support Command

The U.S. Army and Air Force joined their French and German counterparts to form a purple, multi-national color guard in support of the German Military

March 12, 2004 ×

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Airman shows true colors, saves youth’s life

Airman shows true colors, saves youth’s life

Airman 1st Class Melissa Maraj
Kaiserslautern American

Routine Air Force training made the difference between life and death, which was the case Feb. 27 as a Ramstein sergeant saved the life of a local teen.

March 12, 2004 ×

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Job seekers must ‘dress for success’ for job fair

Christine June
415th Base Support Battalion

Dressing for success and bringing several copies of their resume is what job seekers need to remember when attending the Global Job Fair noon to 4 p.m. March 20 at the Armstrong Community Club, Bldg. 1036, Vogelweh Housing.

March 12, 2004 ×

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WIC-Overseas – A family away from home

WIC-Overseas – A family away from home

1st Lt. Tracy Giles
435th Air Base Wing

Starting or providing for a family with children can be an overwhelming responsibility for many people. Trying to do it while living overseas away from a support group of family and friends may sometimes feel very lonely if not impossible.

March 12, 2004 ×

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History honors women heros

Tech. Sgt. Scott Wyman
435th Military Equal Opportunity

Throughout history, American women actively participated in military campaigns, whether as members of the armed forces or civilians. During the Civil War, some women enlisted disguised as men, while others fought alongside their husbands. Several women took their dedication to even more advanced levels.

March 5, 2004 ×

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Air Force campaign opens for donations starting Monday

Ramstein residents will have the opportunity to help Air Force members and their families by contributing to the Air Force Assistance Fund starting Monday.

March 5, 2004 ×