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CMSAF Wright testifies before Congress on Air Force quality of life

CMSAF Wright testifies before Congress on Air Force quality of life

by Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs

Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright told members of Congress at Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., Feb. 7, that issues such as adequate base housing, reliable child care and other quality of life factors are “inextricably linked” to the service’s readiness. “Recruiting the best Airmen possible, training […]

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Ready for the fight: WPC hosts missile defense exercise

Ready for the fight: WPC hosts missile defense exercise

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

The Warrior Preparation Center European Integrated Air and Missile Defense Center hosted a three-day, joint-service Integrated Air and Missile Defense exercise on Einsiedlerhof Air Station, Jan. 28 to 31. Approximately 60 participants from the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, and NATO affiliates collaborated in the exercise. “The exercise […]

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KMC Blotter — Feb. 15, 2019

Feb. 5 7 a.m.: Major traffic collision with injuries in Ramstein-Miesenbach 7:05 a.m.: Major traffic collision with injuries and disabling damages in Obernheim-Kirchenarnbach 9:29 a.m.: Failure to report a minor traffic collision in Langwieden 4:18 p.m.: Assault at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center 6:12 p.m.: Assault in Kaiserslautern Feb. 6 7:04 […]

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Take Note — Feb. 15, 2019

Estate claims Anyone having any claims on or obligations to the estate of Airman 1st Class Brian Bradford, assigned to the 721st Aerial Port Squadron at Ramstein Air Base, should contact the summary court officer, 2nd Lt. Tyler McGuire at DSN 479-4568 or commercially at 06371-46-4568. Door-to-door salesmen Living in […]

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KMC Blotter — Feb. 8, 2019

January 28 8:25 a.m.: Major traffic collision with injuries and disabling damages in Stelzenberg January 29 8:45 a.m.: Major traffic collision with disabling damages in Hauptstrasse January 30 8:12 a.m.: Failure to report a minor traffic collision in Kaiserslautern 8:50 a.m.: Major traffic collision with injuries in Weltersbach-Steinwenden 7:12 p.m.: […]

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Take Note — Feb. 8, 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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Leadership of the “World’s Best Wing” focused on the accomplishments and challenges of 2018 to help prepare for future trials and triumphs of 2019 at multiple all-calls here Jan. 25.

2019 brings ‘Varsity’ opportunity for Ramstein

Story and photos by Airman 1st Class Milton Hamilton
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Leadership of the “World’s Best Wing” focused on the accomplishments and challenges of 2018 to help prepare for future trials and triumphs of 2019 at multiple all-calls here Jan. 25.

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Herschel Walker has a photo taken with a Team Ramstein member at the Officer’s Club on Ramstein Air Base, Jan. 9. Walker visited the Kaiserslautern Military Community to share his struggles and successes with his mental health while encouraging those he met to seek out help if they need it. 

Heisman Trophy winner visits Ramstein, shares mental health story

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

Heisman Trophy winner, former NFL player, U.S. Olympian, and Mixed Martial Artist Herschel Walker came to the Kaiserslautern Military Community Jan. 9-10, to visit with KMC members and share his struggles with mental health. Herschel’s story focused on his discovery that he suffered from Dissociative Identity Disorder. Herschel credits the […]

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Air Force makes updates to enlisted evaluation policies

by the Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs

The Air Force recently updated evaluation policies for enlisted Airmen, refining the process and requirements for enlisted performance reports.

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KMC Blotter —

Compiled by the 569th USFPS and 86th SFS

January 21 6:16 p.m.: Larceny of unsecured private property in Kaiserslautern January 22 7:52 a.m.: Major traffic collision with disabling damages on Vogelweh Family Housing January 23 7:15 a.m.: Major traffic collision with injuries in Langwieden 10:28 a.m.: Major traffic collision with disabling damages in Weilerbach January 24 4:29 a.m.: […]

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