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Operation Varsity 19-4: Impacted Services and Agencies

Attention Ramstein! Next week's exercise, running December 9 - 13, will cause some delays and disruptions across the base, including, but not limited to the below list -- we appreciate your patience!



  • Medical Clinic (11 – 12 December)
  • Fitness Assessment Cell Testing
  • Host Aviation Resource Management (HARM) Office
  • Police Services Office
  • Public Affairs Studio



  • Dental
  • Family Health
  • Finance Customer Service
  • Flight Medicine: Active Duty (PRP & Flyers) patient care needs will be addressed without delay
  • In/Out-bound Cargo
  • Immunizations
  • Legal Office
  • Medical Lab
  • Mental Health
  • Optometry
  • Pass and Registration Office (IACS and Line Badge issue)
  • Pediatrics
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Postal Operations
  • PPPO and Passenger Travel
  • Public & Deployment Health Services: Restricted to real world duty readiness requirements
  • Radiology
  • Vehicle Licensing and Registration
  • Visitor Control Center




Vehicle Registration:

  • Potential for service delays. All original appointments will occur as scheduled.
  • License Suspensions: Limited service. Commander actions and report pickup will have full service.
  • S2/Investigations: Will not process new casework.


Military Personnel Flight (MPF)

  • ID Cards will be available; customers should expect longer than normal wait times
  • All other MPF offices will be closed except in the case of an emergency


Postal Operations

  • All post office locations and the immediate parking areas assigned to those post offices are no-play areas for the purpose of facilitating package pick-up during the holiday season. These areas are NOT to be used to avoid exercise participation


Fitness Centers:

  • Southside: Normal operations
  • Northside/Vogelweh: Unmanned access only


Ramstein Medical Services:

  • 11-12 December: Clinic Closed
  • Ambulance services available
  • Flight Medicine: PRP & Flyers for mission specific requirements
  • Public & Deployment Health Services: On-call only
  • Mental Health: Emergency on-call


86th Communications Squadron Services:

  • ITAM Equipment Custodians: Degraded email response time.
  • Exec Comm: Limited services and turnaround time. VIP computer support will be worked on a mission priority basis.
  • SIPR Support: Degraded email response time. Degraded ticket resolution.
  • NIPR Support: Degraded ticket resolution.
  • Public Address (PA) Support: Potential for delay in equipment set-up. PA support will resume as requested/scheduled.
  • LRA & COMSEC Office: Closed, except for emergencies


Custodial Services:

  • If denied access, they will not return to provide missed services.


Combat Arms Training & Maintenance:

  • Small Arms and Light Weapons training, firing, and qualifications will be limited during the week of OV-4. Some rescheduling will be required.


Equal Opportunity:

  • The office will operate by appointment only.