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Lt. Gen. Richard M. Clark, 3rd Air Force commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Phillip Easton, U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa command chief, receive a brief from Staff Sgt. McKenzie Lauber, 1st Combat Communications Squadron combat readiness instructor, during an immersion tour of the 435th Air Ground Operations Wing Feb. 3 on Ramstein. Clark and Easton toured squadrons within the wing’s three local groups, ate lunch with several 435 AGOW Airmen and spoke at a commander’s call during the tour.

3rd Air Force commander: Balance work, life

Story and photo by Senior Airman Tryphena Mayhugh 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Lt. Gen. Richard M. Clark, 3rd Air Force commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Phillip Easton, U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa command chief and former 3rd Air Force command chief, participated in an immersion tour of the 435th Air Ground Operations Wing Feb. 3.

February 16, 2017 ×

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Flamingo Flyer newsletter banner for 435th Troop Carrier Wing.

The Flamingo Wings: 435 AGOW, 435 AEW

by Jeff McGovern, Historian 435th Air Ground Operations Wing, 435th Air Expeditionary Wing

When I arrived at Ramstein, I asked myself and I have been asked a number of times by others since, “Why a pink flamingo?” What does a pink flamingo have to do with the 435th Air Ground Operations Wing and the 435th Air Expeditionary Wing?

September 1, 2016 ×

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A group of commanders from the 435th Air Ground Operations Wing participate in an inspection meeting Aug. 4 on Ramstein. The meetings are designed to properly train commanders on what to expect during inspections.

435 AGOW inspector briefs new commanders

Story and photos by Airman 1st Class Lane Plummer 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

When new commanders come into the 435th Air Ground Operations Wing, they must attend a briefing with a 435 AGOW inspection team member.

August 11, 2016 ×

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435th AGOW drops base in Africa

435th AGOW drops base in Africa

June 2, 2016 ×

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435th AGOW deploys to Africa, builds new base

435th AGOW deploys to Africa, builds new base

by 86th Airlift Wing
Public Affairs

Only a few hours before sunset, a plane loaded with Airmen and cargo lands on a runway. Within hours they are staring at an open field, miles away from the initial runway. Their task is to make the field a base.

June 2, 2016 ×

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86th AW, 435th AGOW communicate through EO

86th AW, 435th AGOW communicate through EO

Story and photo by Airman 1st Class
Larissa Greatwood
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The 86th Airlift Wing Equal Opportunity office conducted an “out-and-about” with 435th Air Ground Operations Wing Airmen to ensure Airmen are being treated fairly, communicating effectively and satisfied with their workplaces.

April 14, 2016 ×

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Senior Airman Daniel Cornwell, 1st Combat Communications Squadron tactical network operations technician, guards a sector at a mock base Feb. 12 on Ramstein. Airmen from the 435th Air Ground Operations Wing's 1st CBCS must be ready to deploy and defend the multimillions of dollars’ worth of equipment they use to ensure information flow.

1st CBSC Airmen train for combat

Photos by Staff Sgt. Armando Schwier-Morales
February 25, 2016 ×

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Sam E. Parish, retired chief master sergeant of the Air Force, interacts with Airmen of the 721st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron Jan. 27 on Ramstein. Airmen from the 521st Air Mobility Operations Wing had an opportunity to meet Parish and discuss the differences between when Parish enlisted and the current Air Force. Parish was the guest speaker at a variety of venues including Airman Leadership School, squadron all calls and the chief induction ceremony as part of his visit.

Ramstein hosts 8th CMSAF

Story and photos by Staff Sgt. Armando Schwier-Morales
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Ramstein hosted the eighth chief master sergeant of the Air Force for a base visit Jan. 25 to 29.
Sam E. Parish, retired chief master sergeant of the Air Force, spoke with more than 700 of the Air Force’s newest chiefs and future NCOs throughout his visit.

February 5, 2016 ×

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435th AGOW challenges medics

by Staff Sgt. Armando Schwier-Morales 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Parachuting out of a Ramstein C-130J Super Hercules is just one of the many tasks independent duty medical technician Airmen are required to do at locations throughout Europe.

January 14, 2016 ×

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Senior Airman Dustin Dixon, 435th Contingency Response Squadron loadmaster, directs an aircraft loader during an 86th Airlift Wing C-130J Super Hercules offload of equipment Sept. 12 at Diyarbakir Air Base, Turkey. Airmen from the 435th Contingency Response Group received more than 680 tons of equipment for base operations in support of the U.S. Air Force’s support personnel recovery mission from Turkey. When requested, coalition aircraft and personnel will provide recovery capability to protect and recover coalition members.

435th AGOW deploys team, expands OIR mission

Story and photo by Airman 1st Class Cory W. Bush 39th Air Base Wing Public Affairs

DIYARBAKIR AIR BASE, Turkey — Full certainty is never guaranteed in the military, which is why Airmen are trained to deploy at a moment’s notice and hit the grounding running when the need for them becomes reality.

October 15, 2015 ×