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  • Ramstein clenches 23 medical awards

    The 86th Medical Group recently won 23 of 70 Air Force Medical Service awards at the major command level.
  • Are you sad or are you SAD?

    For some, autumn and winter are welcome breaks from the summer heat; but for others, the change in seasons may cause dread.
  • Shining a light on Martinstag

    For Americans in the Kaiserslautern Military Community, Nov. 11 is Veteran’s Day. For Germans, it’s a day to celebrate an age-old tradition.
  • Ramstein first sergeant embodies “Spirit of Hope”

    For his efforts and dedication to bringing hope to service members, one 86th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron Airman won the “Spirit of Hope” award during a ceremony presided over by Deputy Defense Secretary David L. Norquist. U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Jorge L. Arce, 86th AMXS first sergeant, received the award as the Air Force representative at the Pentagon, Sept. 27, 2019.
  • Firefighters qualify on rescue techniques during rescue technician course

    The Rescue Technician I Course is a 15-day firefighter training course, this time held from Sept. 30 to Oct. 18 at the 435th Construction and Training Squadron compound near Ramstein Air Base, Germany. The course is held twice a year and is open to all branches of military fighters and civilians.
  • Heading home: Ramstein supports wounded warriors, families

    Taking care of Airmen and families is one of the top priorities of the Air Force and its leaders. It’s also a priority that drives much of the daily mission at Ramstein Air Base due to its aeromedical evacuation and en-route patient staging capabilities.
  • Pushing the limits

    In the last 40 years technology has progressed at exponential rates. This progress is likely owed to the ingenuity of inventors and entrepreneurs who remain curious.
  • Former AF IDMT recognized for first responder efforts in alpine coaster accident

    For Nedjet Martinez, saving others is instinct. The former Air Force staff sergeant and certified nurse said she was riding on an alpine coaster with her family June 29 in Oberammergau, Germany, when the coaster in front of her came to a sudden halt, causing a woman to collide into her husband’s back and break her arm.
  • The embodiment of wingmanship

    Airman 1st Class Madeline Morgan, 86th Medical Support Squadron medical material technician, received the honor of being Ramstein’s Airlifter of the Week, Aug. 15, 2019.
  • 86th LRS Airman supports Air Force One

    There are many responsibilities that come with being part of preventative maintenance personnel. The 86th logistics readiness squadron fuels management flight provides minor maintenance on vehicles to ensure they don’t break down during missions, monthly inspections on the fuel fleet, and weekly inspections on 12 government owned vehicles. Senior Airman Scott “Scotty” Plante, 86th LRS preventative maintenance technician, went above and beyond those responsibilities.
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