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  • 86 CES Fire Protection Battalion Chief rises to the challenge; earns Airlifter of the Week

    An 86th Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Protection Battalion Chief received the honor of being Ramstein’s Airlifter of the Week, Feb. 21, 2019.
  • KMC Airmen practice active shooter response

    U.S. Airmen assigned to the 569th U.S. Forces Police Squadron and the 86th Security Forces Squadron conducted an active shooter response exercise at the Ramstein Airman Leadership School on Vogelweh Military Complex, Germany, Oct. 16, 2018.
  • 435th CRG demonstrates strike package support concept

    At any moment, in the modern dynamic warfighting environment, anything can happen; and the U.S. Air Force knows flexibility is the key to airpower. This flexibility is forged by Airmen through constant innovation and training.
  • Ramstein observes Fire Prevention Week

    Members of the Kaiserslautern Military Community observed Fire Prevention Week on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Oct. 7-13, 2018.
  • Ramstein observes Domestic Violence Awareness Month

    October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, when members of the military community work together to increase awareness of an issue that can often be overlooked.
  • Holiday Crime Prevention

    Christmas will be here in no time, and with that comes an increase in crime. To help prevent becoming a victim during the holiday season, the 569th United States Forces Police Squadron suggests these holiday safety tips to help prevent theft and break-ins.
  • Winter weather awareness

    Being informed before the winter weather hits is a good way to be prepared. Knowing where to find information such as road conditions (ROADCON), early release, late reporting and base and school closures can ensure members of the Kaiserslautern Military Community keep themselves out of the elements. Following are frequently asked questions with answers.
  • Customs shopping guide for the holidays

    Some people are just not good at buying the right gifts. While this is normally a matter of taste, people new to Europe should note that many items available in Europe may seem like good Christmas presents but violate U.S. import rules.
  • Take Command with TRICARE Changes: Enrollments Shifting from Fiscal to Calendar Year Starting in January 2018

    Starting Jan. 1, 2018, cost changes for TRICARE benefits transition from a fiscal year period to a calendar year period. “Changing from a fiscal year (Oct. 1 – Sept. 30) to a calendar year (Jan. 1 – Dec. 31) makes the TRICARE benefit consistent with civilian health plans,” said Capt Nicholas Edvarchuk 86th Medical Group Tricare Operation and Patient Administration Flight Commander. The change will largely affect those plans which have an enrollment fee and are currently billed by the fiscal year. This includes retirees and their family members in TRICARE Prime, TRICARE Retired Reserve, TRICARE Reserve Select and those in TRICARE Young Adult plans. This change is one of several changes that TRICARE is adopting in 2018.
  • AFOSI Seeking Enlisted Airmen

    The Air Force Office of Special Investigations is slated to host a recruiting event at the Hercules Theater on Ramstein Air Base, Dec. 7, 2017 from 1030-1130 a.m. and 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
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