Cultural Unity: Oktoberfest celebration brings people together

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  • By Airman 1st Class Kaitlyn Oiler
  • 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Derek C. France, Third Air Force commander, cheers Ralf Hechler, Ramstein-Miesenbach mayor, and other guests at Oktoberfest in Ramstein-Miesenbach, Germany, Oct. 20, 2023. The Oktoberfest celebration is traditionally kicked off with the tapping of the keg, this year this was performed by France and Hechler, symbolizing unity to the American and German crowd. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kaitlyn Oiler)