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  • Mission success at Stolen Cerberus VIII

    Operation Stolen Cerberus VIII, a bi-lateral training event between Hellenic armed forces and U.S. military members, concluded on May 23, 2021. The successful two-week training featured multiple events, which included low-level defensive flying maneuvers, cargo air-drops, combat offloads for cargo pallets, attempted mid-flight interception simulations and emergency medical evacuations.
  • Airmen participate in RADR training

    The 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron and the 786 Civil Engineer Squadron participated in the Rapid Airfield Damage Recovery program training event May 10-14 to create Airmen who are multi-capable.The training consisted of Airmen from both Ramstein and Spangdahlem Air Base spanning six different Air Force Specialty Codes.
  • NODAL Lightning 21-1: Honing wing effectiveness

    The 521st Air Mobility Operations Wing conducted its first Nodal Lightning exercise of 2021 at Ramstein AB and geographically separated units across the European theater from May 17-20.
  • Airlifter levels up

    At a young age Edwin Bowser was introduced to the wrong side of the law, but an arrest that happened more than 20 years ago turned it all around and led him to be the man he is today.
  • Swift Response 21: 435th CRG opens airfield on demand

    The 435th Contingency Response Group executed the opening and operating of an airfield after joint forcible entry into Cheshnegirovo Airfield, Bulgaria, during exercise Swift Response 21, May 11-12, 2021.
  • Ramstein recognizes National Aviation Maintenance Technician Day

    The 86th Airlift Wing will recognize the 14th annual National Aviation Maintenance Technician Day May 24, 2021, at Ramstein Air Base, Germany.
  • KMC honors Kindergraves with ceremony

    An annual Kindergraves memorial ceremony was held May 15 at the Kaiserslautern City Cemetery in Kaiserslautern, Germany.
  • Global gateway in gridlock: Budget cut pumps brakes on GOVs

    Unexpected budget cuts of approximately $1.3 million affecting the 86th Airlift Wing’s vehicle sustainment operations have forced the wing to park hundreds of its vehicles, impacting many operations across the installation.
  • 435th CRG brings readiness, interoperability to Swift Response 21

    The 435th Contingency Response Group, assigned to the 435th Air Ground Operations Wing at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, showcased strategic readiness and interoperability during exercise Swift Response 21 at Pápa Air Base, Hungary, May 5-14, 2021.