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KMC Blotter – May 20, 2022

May 9 1:07 a.m.: Major vehicle collision in Weilerbach 5:07 p.m.: Minor traffic collision/failure to report in Kaiserslautern May 10 1:21 a.m.: Forgery in Kaiserslautern 9:04 p.m.: Drug related incident on Kapaun Air Station May 11 6:32 p.m.: Assault on Vogelweh Main Base 11:22 p.m.: Driving under the influence in […]

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55 QM named Runner-up for 54th Philip A. Connelly Award

55 QM named Runner-up for 54th Philip A. Connelly Award

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U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Randall Reed, Third Air Force and Kaiserslautern Military Community commander, speaks during a mayors’ forum May 6, 2022, in Krickenbach, Germany. Among the topics discussed during the forum were an update on the COVID-19 pandemic, support for Ukrainian refugees in the Rheinland Pfalz footprint and logistics related to the newly-announced construction of the Rhine Ordnance Barracks Medical Center. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christian Conrad)

3 AF, German community leaders stress cooperation in mayors’ forum

Maj. Gen. Randall Reed, Third Air Force and Kaiserslautern Military Community commander, co-hosted a forum with local German mayors and community leaders May 6 in Krickenbach.

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Gen. Christopher Cavoli, United States Army Europe and Africa commanding general, visits members of Theater Logistics Support Center-Europe and presents coins at Rhine Ordnance Barracks in Kaiserslautern, Germany on April 26, 2022. Gen. Cavoli thanked them for all the hard work they have done and sacrifices them and their families have made during the past few months.

NATO announces nomination of General Christopher G. Cavoli as Supreme Allied Commander Europe

The North Atlantic Council has approved the nomination of General Christopher G. Cavoli, United States Army, to the post of Supreme Allied Commander Europe.

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KMC Blotter – May 13, 2022

May 2 2:21 p.m.: Damage to personal property in Landstuhl May 3 8 a.m.: Major traffic collision in Kaiserslautern 4:14 p.m.: Fire response on Vogelweh Family Housing Area May 4 1:21 a.m.: Driving under the influence in Landstuhl 10:17 a.m.: Theft in Kaiserslautern 11:50 a.m.: Theft in Paris, France 1:36 […]

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US troops train Ukrainians in Germany

US troops train Ukrainians in Germany

U.S. service members in Germany have begun training Ukrainian soldiers on key systems being used to defend Ukraine against the Russian invasion, Pentagon Press Secretary John F. Kirby said today. “These efforts build on the initial artillery training that Ukraine’s forces already have received elsewhere and also includes training on […]

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Inspiring installation excellence, one traffic circle at a time

Inspiring installation excellence, one traffic circle at a time

Tech Sgt. Josh Burch was frustrated. He and a team of people from across his unit, the 86th Civil Engineer Group, had worked very hard to improve the unit’s heritage room, which is called Keiler’s after the 86th CEG mascot, which is the biggest, baddest wild boar in the pack. […]

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DOD Celebrates Military Spouse Appreciation Day

DOD Celebrates Military Spouse Appreciation Day

This year’s Military Spouse Appreciation Day is May 6.  Traditionally, it is the Friday before Mother’s Day, building on the idea that 92 percent of military spouses are female, C. Eddy Mentzer, associate director of military community support programs for the Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for […]

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Operating e-scooters while drunk

Operating e-scooters while drunk

Operating an e-scooter in Germany can be both exciting and challenging. However, it is important to remember that some of the same rules apply to driving an automobile also apply to E-scooters. One of these rules is the prohibition of driving while intoxicated. Because an e-scooter is considered a motor […]

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Minister of the Interior awards Third AF commander with WiR! Award

Minister of the Interior awards Third AF commander with WiR! Award

MAINZ — Minister of the Interior Roger Lewentz awarded Lt. Gen. Randall Reed, Third Air Force and Kaiserslautern Military Community commander, with the Willkommen in Rheinland-Pfalz Appreciation Award 2022 award (WiR!) for his excellent engagement and strengthening transatlantic relations within the State of Rheinland-Pfalz.  “The award presented today is a […]

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