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Rwandan Soldiers march onto a U.S. Air Force C-17 Oct. 20 on their way to Darfur.  Airmen from Ramstein Air Base, Germany, and Charleston Air Force Base, S.C., are providing airlift support to the African Union effort in Darfur.  
U.S. Air Force assists in Darfur troop movement
The U.S. Air Force provided airlift support to 400 Rwandan Soldiers Oct. 20 who are supporting the African Union peacekeeping mission in the Darfur region of Sudan. The 786th Air Expeditionary Squadron includes Airmen from Ramstein Air Base, Germany, providing expeditionary airfield operations focusing on cargo and personnel movement, and two C-17
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Ramstein, Landstuhl and Vogelweh schools have all adopted the Foreign Language in the Elementary School program which teaches kids a foreign language from the first day of kindergarten instead of past language programs that didnt start instruction until high school grades. Spanish starts at Kindergarten
By their high school senior year, several non-Hispanic children will speak Spanish fluently with little to no accent. This goal is now achievable thanks to a pilot program at Department of Defense Dependents Schools around the KMC. Ramstein, Landstuhl and Vogelweh schools have all adopted the Foreign Language in the Elementary School program which
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2007
This conference provides unique opportunities for volunteers to obtain training and guidance to govern organizations more effectively, as well as interact with members of other organizations and host nation members. AWAG conference comes to Ramstein
The American Women's Activities, Germany Rheinland-Pfalz Area is bringing together speakers, community leaders and volunteers for a one-day conference 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 22, at the Ramstein Officers' Club. This conference provides unique opportunities for volunteers to obtain training and guidance to govern organizations more effectively, as
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The 3rd Air Force-United Kingdom vice commander called an all-staff meeting Sept. 21 and presented a Bronze Star to Col. William O’Donnell, 3rd AF-UK chief of staff.
3rd AF Airman receives Bronze Star
Maj. Gen. Paul Fletcher had one item left on his to-do list before his final departure from the headquarters building where he worked since Nov. 1, 2000 − present one of his colleagues with a Bronze Star. The 3rd Air Force-United Kingdom vice commander called an all-staff meeting Sept. 21 and presented a Bronze Star to Col. William O'Donnell, 3rd
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Staff Sgt. David Coates, 435th Civil Engineer Squadron emergency manager, shows members of Venturing Crew 21 how the Emergency Response Guidebook can be used to respond to chemical spills inside the Mobil Command Post on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Oct. 4. Venturing is a youth development program for young men and women between 14 and 20 years of age. Venturing's purpose is to provide positive experiences to help young people mature into responsible and caring adults. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Marc I. Lane) Venturing to Ramstein
Staff Sgt. David Coates, 435th Civil Engineer Squadron emergency manager, shows members of Venturing Crew 21 how the Emergency Response Guidebook can be used to respond to chemical spills inside the Mobile Emergency Operations Center on Ramstein, Oct. 4.
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Airman 1st Class Alex Farver, 435th Air Base Wing public affairs videographer, records a video message from the spouses and children of deployed members of the 37th Airlift Squadron on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Oct. 4. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Marc I. Lane) Hello from home
Airman 1st Class Alex Farver, 435th Air Base Wing Public Affairs videographer, records a video message Oct. 4 from the spouses and children of deployed members of the 37th Airlift Squadron on Ramstein.
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Fire Prevention Week 2007 Fire prevention week
Fire prevention week: Brig. Gen. Rich Johnston, KMC and 86th Airlift Wing commander, and Col. Earl Matthews, 435th Air Base Wing commander, sign the 2007 Fire Prevention Week Fire Proclamation as Smokey the Bear and Sparky look on.
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Sgt. Samantha Nosek, U.S. Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine physical science technician, adds acid to water to determine the alkalinity of the sample at the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany, Oct. 10. The USACHPPM provides worldwide scientific expertise and services in clinical and field preventive medicine, environmental and occupational health, health promotion and wellness, epidemiology and disease surveillance, toxicology, and related laboratory sciences. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Marc I. Lane)(RELEASED) I am a soldier: Sgt. Samantha Nosek
Sergeant Samantha Nosek works on Landstuhl Regional Medical Center. She is a physical science technician in the U.S. Army Center for Health Pomotion and Preventive Medicine-Europe, which is an accredited environmental lab responsible for providing timely and sound scientific data for risk-based decision in the U.S. European Command and U.S. Central
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Default Air Force Logo A long way home...
This summer, I was asked to represent the Air Force on a very sensitive mission. A friend of mine, Staff Sgt. Keith Lombardi, had passed away in a vehicle accident, and the Air Force needed someone to escort him home. I felt hopeless during this horrible time. I felt the only thing I could do for him now was make sure he got home alright, so I
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This ORE serves as a rehearsal for the next ORI and is instrumental in ensuring our Airmen remain trained and ready for real-world scenarios.  
Ready, set, ORE!
There are two certainties in life; death and taxes. In the military we can add yet another; inspections. Team Ramstein is participating in a phase I and II operational readiness exercise this week and next. The Ramstein wings completed an operational readiness inspection in April of 2006 with an overall "Excellent" grade. This ORE serves as a
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