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Ramstein invited to celebrate Installation Excellence win

by Kelly Sanders 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs The entire Ramstein community is invited to Donnelly Park on June 18 to celebrate Ramstein’s selection as a 2019 Commander in Chief Installation Excellence award winner. The 86th Force Support Squadron is hosting the event and will offer burgers, hot dogs, drinks, […]

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PCS blackout dates; HHG shipments at max capacity

PCS blackout dates; HHG shipments at max capacity

Story and photo by Senior Airman Elizabeth Baker 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs Attention to those packing up and leaving the Kaisers­lautern Military Com­munity: Moving companies that support the KMC have already reached their capacity for customers until June 20. The 86th Logistics Readiness Squadron Personal Property Office advises movers […]

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Make it the team you want!

by Chief Master Sgt. Daniel Guzman U.S. Air Forces in Europe – Air Forces Africa Command First Sergeant Setting and sustaining a positive organizational culture is often associated with organizational leaders, business owners and project champions. A multitude of articles, books and studies exist on the importance and primary responsibility […]

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IMCOM-Europe Command Sgt. Maj. Samara Pitre affixes the organization’s lapel pin for Tommy Mize, director of IMCOM-Europe.

New director joins IMCOM-Europe

by Ray Johnson Installation Management Command-Europe Public Affairs Installation Management Command-Europe welcomed its new director while bidding farewell to his predecessor during a transition of authority ceremony held in Sembach, May 31. Tommy Mize becomes only the fifth director for IMCOM-Europe, replacing Michael Formica, who will now serve as deputy […]

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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Zachari Winters, 86th Vehicle Readiness Squadron vehicle maintenance and customer service representative, shows U.S. Air Force Col. Lyle Drew, 78th Air Base Wing commander, a new innovation in their auto shop on Ramstein Air Base, Jan. 15. Winters explained how the 86th VRS streamlined their vehicle repair process.

Ramstein wins 2019 CINC award

by Airman First Class Jennifer Gonzales 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs The Department of Defense announced on May 31 that Ramstein Air Base won the 2019 Commander in Chief’s Annual Award for Installation Excellence. Established in 1985, the CINC Award for Installation Excellence recognizes the creative and innovative efforts of […]

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U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Mark R. August, 86th Airlift Wing commander, speaks to attendees of a Memorial Day ceremony at the Saint-Mihiel American Cemetery, Thiaucourt-Regniéville, France, May 26. August spoke of the history of Memorial Day and the importance of remembering those who perished.

86 AW commander celebrates centennial Memorial Day, honors fallen Americans

Story and photos by Staff Sgt. Jonathan Bass 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs THIAUCOURT-REGNIEVILLE, France — In celebration of the 100th Memorial Day, Brig. Gen. Mark R. August, 86th Airlift Wing commander, attended a remembrance ceremony at Saint-Mihiel American Cemetery, Thiaucourt-Regniéville, France, May 26. Saint-Mihiel American cemetery is the final […]

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Team Ramstein touches down  for D-Day 75

Team Ramstein touches down for D-Day 75

by Senior Airman Devin Rumbaugh 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs CHERBOURG-OCTEVILLE, France — More than 100 Airmen from Team Ramstein arrived at Cherbourg-Maupertus Airport to support the commemoration of D-Day in Normandy, France, May 30. The United States, along with several other nations will honor the sacrifice of the greatest […]

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Airlifter of the Week:  86 DTP Admin Manager receives honor

Airlifter of the Week: 86 DTP Admin Manager receives honor

by Airman 1st Class Jennifer Gonzales 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs Airmen are familiar with the routine: a call comes from the Drug Demand Reduction Program office, and it’s off to take a drug test. What Airmen may not know is that it takes a team of dedicated professionals to […]

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Jay Hone, spouse of Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson, is presented an award by Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein during the SECAF’s farewell ceremony at Joint Base Andrews, Md., May 21

Wilson praises Airmen, expresses gratitude in farewell remarks reflecting on her tenure as Air Force secretary

by Charles Pope Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs Two years and nine days since becoming the 24th Secretary of the Air Force, Heather Wilson bid a formal farewell, May 21, to the institution and its Airmen, expressing gratitude for the opportunity to serve and declaring, “I will always […]

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TAKE NOTE

Memorial service A memorial service will be held for Mr. David Wirsching at 6 p.m. today, June 7, at the Catholic Church in Weilerbach. The address is Kirchenstrasse 1, Weilerbach. Any members of the Ramstein Air Base community are welcome to attend. Road Construction In preparation for the new bridge […]

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