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  • Kaiserslautern Military Community unveils memorial to two airmen

    Members of the French and Royal Air Forces assist family members of Squadron Leader Roger Bushell, Royal Air Force, and Sous-Lieutenant Bernard Scheidhauer, Free French Air Force, unveil the memorial dedicated to the two men outside the West Gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany, July 1, 2017. The two airmen were the masterminds behind the “Great
  • Ramstein recognizes LGBT Pride

    For the last five years, the Department of Defense observes Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month in June each year. We asked 13 Kaiserslautern Military Community Members “Why is celebrating LGBT Pride important to you?”
  • "SOC" it to me: Defenders across USAFE train at Ramstein

    With the amount of training, preparation, and paperwork involved, pre-deployment processes can too easily become a blur. What to expect can vary, but the 435th Security Forces Squadron ensures Airmen who come through their pre-deployment Security Operations Course leave with the knowledge and confidence to execute the mission.
  • 3rd AF CC promotes officers to captain

    Thirteen officers were promoted to the rank of captain on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, May 26, 2017, in a ceremony presided over by the 3rd Air Force commander, Lt. Gen. Richard M. Clark.
  • 435th CRG Olympics: hurdling obstacles

    A hand stretches ahead again and again, shoving mud past as an Airman pushes their body across the pit, sharp barbed wire catching on their backpack. As exhaustion begins to set in, the sound of the rest of their team pushes them to crawl faster, hoping they are almost through the obstacle.
  • Alcohol e-CheckUpToGo comes to Ramstein

    Every Airman’s situation is unique, and one can never know for sure what sort of struggle or challenges their wingmen are going through. Not everyone is lucky to have friends or family to identify when an intervention is needed, but the 86th Airlift Wing used resilience funds to purchase a new resource that may help Airmen to self-assess and determine whether alcohol consumption has become an issue for them or not.
  • Conserve today, secure tomorrow

    Kaiserslautern Military Community students, 86th Civil Engineer Group Airmen and federal forest departments celebrate Earth Day on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, April 21, 2017. Ramstein celebrated Earth Day to contribute towards last year’s goal to plant 7.8 billion – one for every person on the planet - until Earth Day 2020; the effort named “Trees
  • Inside training days with the medical group

    The medical group on Ramstein closed their doors once again. Ever wonder what those “training days” are actually used for?
  • Der Fasching von Ramstein: Germans, Americans celebrate local tradition

    Firefighters from the Ramstein Air Base fire department walk through a parade during fasching, a festival held across Europe, in the city of Ramstein, Germany, Feb. 28, 2017. Civil workers, politicians, businessmen and more come together to crowd their streets and celebrate the coming of warmer weather. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Lane
  • A&FRC hosts Heart Link for new Air Force spouses

    Bridging the gap between spouses and their active duty family member’s life. The Airman & Family Readiness Center is scheduled to host a Heart Link event Feb. 10, 2017.