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National Prayer Breakfast

National Prayer Breakfast

   

April 11, 2019 ×

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Motorcycle safety for KMC riders

Motorcycle safety for KMC riders

by Tech. Sgt. Jennifer Smith 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs The 86th Airlift Wing Safety Office held the annual pre-season motorcycle safety brief for motorcyclists at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center on Ramstein Air Base, March 15. The briefing covered safety precautions, German road laws, proper protective gear to wear […]

April 11, 2019 ×

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A Hidden Hero: Airman is recognized as Airlifter of the Week

A Hidden Hero: Airman is recognized as Airlifter of the Week

Story and photo by Senior Airman Sara Voigt 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs Staff Sgt. Cody P. Gorman, 86th Airlift Wing Safety Office weapons safety manager, was recognized as Airlifter of the Week, April 4. A hidden hero, Gorman is a critical member of the 86th AW team. As a […]

April 11, 2019 ×

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African Lion 19: US, Royal Moroccan armed forces continue to build relations

African Lion 19: US, Royal Moroccan armed forces continue to build relations

  Story and photos by  Airman 1st Class Milton Hamilton 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs As the annual exercise African Lion 2019 wraps up, approximately 1,100 U.S. service members prepare to redeploy out of the Kingdom of Morocco and Tunisia. Exercise African Lion 19 is a combined, multilateral exercise with […]

April 11, 2019 ×

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KMC Blotter — April 5, 2019

March 26 7:57 a.m.: Major traffic collision with disabling damages in Ramstein-Miesenbach 5:57 p.m.: Theft from an unsecured motor vehicle on Vogelweh Main Base March 27 7:49 a.m.: Major traffic collision in Kaiserslautern 9 a.m.: Theft from a secured motor vehicle in Weilerbach 9:24 a.m.: Damage to Government property on […]

April 4, 2019 ×

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Take Note — April 5, 2019

Attention beginning April 2 till further notice EAST GATE 6 to 8 a.m.: Inbound Lanes only — Exit LVIS or West Gate only WEST GATE all day: Limited Inbound and Outbound Lanes LVIS GATE 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.: Open Inbound and Outbound Lanes for POV and trucks Follow directional […]

April 4, 2019 ×

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KMC Blotter — March 29, 2019

March 18 1:03 p.m.: Damage to government property on Vogelweh Main Base March 19 6:10 a.m.: Theft from a secured motor vehicle in Mackenbach 1 p.m.: Major traffic collision with injuries and disabling damages on A63 direction Kaiserslautern March 20 7:48 a.m.: Major traffic collision with disabling damages in Schopp […]

March 28, 2019 ×

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Take Note — March 29, 2019

86 AW/JA Legal Office (Bldg. 2137) Closure Today, March 29, the office will be closing at 13:30  p.m. for an official function. Please direct any questions to 480-5911/06371-47-5911 LVIS Gate From March 11 to 31, Ramstein’s LVIS gate will be open for commercial trucks inbound ONLY.  There will be no […]

March 28, 2019 ×

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Participants in the African Partnership Flight Rwanda work together during an ice breaker — the marshmallow challenge — in Kigali, Rwanda, March 4. The challenge is designed to facilitate communication within teams and get them to look at a task from various perspectives. The African Partnership Flight program aims to build aviation capacity, enhance regional cooperation, and increase interoperability by creating opportunities for African nations to work and collaborate together.

African Partnership Flight Rwanda concludes, connecting militaries through safety

Story and photos by Tech. Sgt. Timothy Moore
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

KIGALI, Rwanda — The African Partnership Flight Rwanda concluded with a closing ceremony in Kigali, Rwanda, March 8.

March 21, 2019 ×

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Members of the 435th Contingency Response Group pose for a photo with the Honorable F. Whitten Peters, 19th Secretary of the Air Force (center), prior to boarding a C-130J Super Hercules aircraft to conduct static-line jumps over Ramstein Air Base, March 8. Peters served as the SECAF when the first CRG was created in 1999.

435 CRG celebrates 20 years of Air Force contingency response

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

The 435th Contingency Response Group hosted a training symposium for the 20th anniversary of the creation of Air Force Contingency Response, March 5 to 8, on Ramstein Air Base.

March 21, 2019 ×