As part of Operation Allies Refuge, the Defense Department is building capacity to house up to 50,000 Afghan evacuees on seven different military installations across the United States. “The request for assistance from the State Department specifically requested that the Department of Defense provide culturally appropriate food, water, bedding, religious […]
The civilian evacuations in Afghanistan involve one of the largest and most difficult airlifts in history, and the only country in the world capable of projecting that much power is the United States, President Joe Biden said in a televised address to the country today. Since he addressed the nation […]
Beds, showers, and a temporary place to call home are three things U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz is providing to people evacuated during Operation Allies Refuge. The garrison’s contribution is part of a more significant effort by the Kaiserslautern Military Community, which includes Ramstein Air Base, providing a transit point and […]
To the men and women of Team Ramstein: In the span of only a few long days, Ramstein Air Base transformed into U.S. European Command’s primary evacuation hub supporting one of the largest, most complex humanitarian airlift operations in history.
August 16 9:40 a.m.: Theft in Ramstein-Miesenbach August 17 4:23 p.m.: Major traffic collision in Otterbach August 18 Nothing significant to report August 19 7:44 a.m.: Major traffic collision in Landstuhl 10:20 a.m.: Theft in Ramstein-Miesenbach 9:01 p.m.: Driving under the influence in Ramstein-Miesenbach August 20 1:19 a.m.: Driving while […]
Over the past year and a half the world has faced a global pandemic, stock market collapse followed by its meteoric rise, global political changes, and rampant social unrest. During this timeframe and despite the global upheavals, the U.S. military’s core missions did not change. The war against terror has […]
New dress and appearance updates will soon be released following feedback, testing from Airmen and reviews conducted as a part of the 2020 Air Force Uniform Board.
The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation Space Centre gained its first U.S. Space Force Guardian, when a key member of the team, Major Matthew Leines, officially transferred from the U.S. Air Force to the U.S. Space Force on Aug 12. During the formal ceremony held at Allied Air Command on Aug. […]
Zagan, Poland — The 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team “Devil Brigade,” 1st Infantry Division assumed command during a transfer of authority ceremony in Zagan, Poland, Aug. 13. The event signified the successful end of the 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team “Ironhorse,” 1st Cavalry Division’s nine-month rotation to Poland. After months […]
August 9 3:30 a.m.: Damage to government property on Pulaski Barracks 6:15 a.m.: Theft in Kindsbach 7:50 a.m.: Theft in Kindsbach 7:58 a.m.: Theft in Kindsbach 8:05 a.m.: Theft in Kindsbach 9:05 a.m.: Theft in Kindsbach 4:34 p.m.: Verbal altercation in Weilerbach 7:56 p.m.: Damage to personal property in Kaiserslautern […]