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A U.S. Air Force C-130J Super Hercules drops an equipment bundle during exercise Stolen Cerberus V May 15 over Megara Drop Zone, Greece. Hellenic riggers worked with U.S. Air Force Joint Airdrop Inspectors to ensure the bundle was rigged properly.

Joint airlift brings Stolen Cerberus V to a close

Story and photos by Senior Airman Devin M. Rumbaugh
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

ELEFSIS AIR BASE, Greece — Exercise Stolen Cerberus V concluded with approximately 100 Airmen deploying back to Ramstein Air Base from Elefsis Air Base, Greece.

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86th AES exercises joint aeromedical evacuations

86th AES exercises joint aeromedical evacuations

by Senior Airman Devin M. Rumbaugh
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
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KMC Blotter — May 25, 2018

Compiled by the 569th USFPS and 86th SFS

Editor’s note: The purpose of the weekly blotter is to deliver a chronological listing of criminal activity in the KMC. The information contained in the blotter is not indicative of crime trends or the targeting of service members or their dependents. The location and nature of the entries is dependent upon where the crime was reported and not necessarily where the crime took place.

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Take Note — May 25, 2018

Community Outreach Day The 86th Medical Group will host a Community Outreach Day June 6 on Ramstein Air Base. Events will take place on the field behind the North Chapel. Activities include: Education Fair, Blood & Bone Marrow Registry Drive, Pharmacy Take-Back Event, tours, live DJ, and more. Parking discs […]

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Brig. Gen. Richard G. Moore Jr., 86th Airlift Wing commander, and Andreas Klein, German Canteen concessionaire, cut a ribbon, reopening the German Canteen May 22 on Ramstein Air Base. Since the German Canteen’s original opening in 1954 and moving to its current location more than 40 years ago, the German Canteen has served the Kaiserslautern Military Community authentic traditional cuisine.

German Canteen reopens its doors

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

The German Canteen officially reopened this week after undergoing nearly six months of renovations on Ramstein Air Base.

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CURRENT KMC OFF-LIMITS LIST

Off-limits establishments and individuals within the KMC as of 22 May 2018 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 […]

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A C-130J Super Hercules from Ramstein Air Base, takes-off from Chievres Air Base, Belgium, May 4. The pilot performed multiple landings and take-offs to check the integrity of a new landing zone for future use to help further project U.S. air power.

37th AS, 435th CRG project air power

Story and photos by Staff Sgt. Jimmie D. Pike
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

CHIEVRES AIR BASE, Belgium — While operating on a global scale, the U.S. Air Force thrives on the ability to project its air power as far as possible. One of the ways Airmen project airpower is through strategically placed landing zones. Recently, members from the 37th Airlift Squadron and the […]

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AFCEA sponsors first overseas regional SkillsUSA competition

Story and photo by Ken Robinson
SkillsUSA Advisor

Members of the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association Chapter 158 and local professionals established the very first Kaiserslautern Military Community regional SkillsUSA competition at the Armstrong’s Club on Vogelweh Military Complex, April 21.

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U.S. Air Force loadmasters assigned to the 37th Airlift Squadron, and a C-130J Super Hercules crew chief assigned to the 86th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron sit on the ramp of a C-130J as it taxis down the taxiway after landing May 5 at Elefsis Air Base, Greece.

Stolen Cerberus V kicks off in Greece

Story and photos by Senior Airman Devin Rumbaugh 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Approximately 115 Air-men, three U.S. C-130J Super Hercules, and one C-21, all assigned to the 86th Airlift Wing, have deployed to Elefsis Air Base, Greece, in support of Stolen Cerberus V, a bilateral training mission with the Hellenic air force.

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KMC Blotter — May 18, 2018

Editor’s note: The purpose of the weekly blotter is to deliver a chronological listing of criminal activity in the KMC. The information contained in the blotter is not indicative of crime trends or the targeting of service members or their dependents. The location and nature of the entries is dependent […]

May 17, 2018 ×