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  • Vice President Pence meets Ramstein Airmen

    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence visited with Airmen during an all-call on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Oct. 18, 2019. Pence addressed current world events such as negotiations with Turkey and the Airmen’s role at Ramstein in the European theater.
  • Military members get active with special needs children

    Every month, active duty volunteers from the Kaiserslautern Military Community take time to play with special needs children of DoD personnel during Vogelweh Gym Sessions.
  • The 435th CTS strengthens partnership with Croatia

    The 435th Construction and Training Squadron attended a ribbon cutting ceremony for a range observation tower in Slunj Training Area, Croatia, Oct. 4.
  • Airlifter of the Week: SrA April VanHorn, 86 AMDS

    U.S. Air Force Senior Airman April VanHorn, 86th Aerospace Medicine Squadron medical technician, received the honor of being Airlifter of the Week, Oct. 11, 2019 on Ramstein Air Base, Germany.
  • 786th FSS: Going green and making green with Spark Tank idea

    In 2019, the 786th Force Support Squadron purchased six environmentally friendly treadmills for use in the North and Southside fitness centers. These treadmills require no energy to function and as an individual runs on the treadmill, the machine actually transmits energy back into the power grid.
  • 86th AW leadership leads the way, gets their flu shots

    Scott Lockard, 86th Airlift Wing vice director, receives his flu shot in the wing conference room at Ramstein Air Base, Oct. 7, 2019. Government civilian employees are not required to receive the flu vaccine but are encouraged to receive it to prevent illness during the flu season. The 86th Medical Group is scheduled to distribute vaccines to
  • 86th WSA Manager earns Airlifter of the Week

    Anthony Brown, Wing Staff Agency unit program manager, was recognized as Airlifter of the Week October 3, 2019.
  • Thracian Fall 19 wraps up in Bulgaria

    During the 12 day flying training deployment, the 37th Airlift Squadron flew 42 sorties and conducted 121 personnel drops for Bulgaria’s 68th Special Forces Brigade. Aircrew executed 19 low cost, low altitude airdrops, upgrading five pilots on the LCLA capability, and dropped 36.3 tons of heavy equipment.
  • New 86 SAPR volunteer victim advocates ready to help

    The 86th Airlift Wing Sexual Assault Prevention and Response office graduated 19 volunteer victim advocates after a week-long training Oct. 4, 2019. The SAPR Volunteer Victim Advocate Program trains active duty and DoD civilians to provide 24-7 advocacy and response for victims of sexual assault.
  • Operation Varsity 19-03 concludes

    The third iteration of exercise Operation Varsity wrapped up Sept. 27, 2019, after an event-filled week of training.
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