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  • German Forces soldiers train on Ramstein

    Sixteen soldiers from the German Forces in Cologne, Germany received training by U.S. Airmen and Host Nation employees on a C-17 Globemaster on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Sep. 13, 2018.
  • EO invites KMC to celebrate diversity

    The 86th Airlift Wing Equal Opportunity team invites members of the Kaiserslautern Military Community to celebrate Diversity Day on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Sept. 28, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • October is Energy Action Month

    The month of October is recognized as Energy Action Month throughout U.S. government agencies including the Air Force. Energy Action Month is a reminder of the importance energy plays in the Air Force’s mission.
  • Virtual solutions to combat our digital age

    The IT tools innovation team is spreading across the 86th Airlift Wing leaving their mark on a number of high traffic organizations.
  • American Red Cross: a community helping the community

    The American Red Cross office at Ramstein is looking for volunteers to help fulfill its mission and is hosting a volunteer job fair Sept. 21, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., on the fourth floor of the Ramstein Red Cross office, building 2118.The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of
  • 54th Ramstein Bazaar is now open

    A community tradition since 1965, and now hailed as the world’s largest event of its type—is now open!
  • Remembering 9/11 on Ramstein

    Members from the 86th Aerospace Medicine Squadron booster club and other U.S. service members gathered together on Ramstein Air Base, Sep. 11, 2018, to honor victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks and all service members who paid the ultimate sacrifice in the subsequent global war on terror.
  • Getting to know the new 86th AW commander

    Recently, Brig. Gen. Mark R. August, 86th Airlift Wing commander, sat down with American Forces Network-Kaiserslautern to introduce himself to the Kaiserslautern Military Community.Q.) What was your previous assignment and job?A.) Prior to coming back to Ramstein to command the 86th AW, the ‘world’s best wing,’ I was out at Scott Air Force Base,
  • Carpathian Summer 2018 comes to a close

    After many takeoffs and touchdowns, Carpathian Summer 2018 comes to a close. The training exercise brought pilots and aircrew from the U.S. Air Force and Romanian air force together to enhance interoperability and readiness of forces.Carpathian Summer 2018 resulted in successful low-level flying, personnel and cargo airdrops, night formations, and
  • European leaders steer F-35 integration

    In the years since the release of the U.S. military’s newest fighter aircraft, the F-35 lightning II has provided pilots unprecedented levels of survivability, lethality, and situational awareness, allowing warfighters to engage and win in hostile environments. A group of general officers representing the U.S. and each of the seven European and Mediterranean nations which will operate the F-35 met on Ramstein, Sep. 6, 2018, to discuss the aircraft’s implementation in Europe.