Ops Never Stops: GCA secures in-flight transitions
By Airman 1st Class John R. Wright , 86th Airlift Wing/Public Affairs
/ Published November 13, 2020
RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany -- Air traffic controllers at 86th Operations Support Squadron ground controlled approach secure safe departures and landings at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, by guiding airborne aircraft until they transition to or from German air traffic controllers.
GCA is the counterpart to the Tower, collectively making up Air Traffic Control.