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  • Ramstein Airmen build partnerships at Agile Spirit

    Three U.S. Air Force pilots assigned to the 37th Airlift Squadron conduct pre-flight checks in a C-130J Super Hercules aircraft during exercise Agile Spirit 21 at Tbilisi, Georgia, July 27, 2021. The 37th AS pilots used the flight to familiarize themselves with the Georgian airspace and exercise flight paths. Agile Spirit 21 enhances U.S.,
  • Agile airdrops: Ramstein loadmasters test capabilities

    U.S. Air Force C-130J Super Hercules conducts an airdrop during exercise Agile Spirit 21 at Vaziani Airfield, Georgia, July 29, 2021.
  • Airlifter of the Week escorts RAB through innovation

    Senior Airman James Jones, a controlled movement area escort and project manager assigned to the 86th Civil Engineering Squadron, was recognized as Airlifter of the Week July 22, 2021, for his ability to improve processes and find innovative solutions to issues to enhance airfield security at Ramstein Air Base.
  • 65th ABG welcomes new commander

    The 65th Air Base Group welcomed Col. William Wallis, 65th ABG incoming commander, and said farewell to Col. Tammy Hinskton, 65th ABG outgoing commander, at Lajes Field, Azores July 27, 2021.
  • Ramstein Airmen prepare for exercise Agile Spirit

    U.S. Air Force Airmen assigned to Ramstein Air Base, Germany, walk across the flight line during exercise Agile Spirit 21 at Tbilisi, Georgia, July, 24, 2021. Select Airmen were sent to Tbilisi prior to the exercise to coordinate mission operations before the remainder of the participating Airmen arrived. Georgia is a strategic partner to U.S. and
  • Heavy Rain II: 1st CBCS stays connected

    U.S. Air Force Airmen assigned to the 1st Combat Communications Squadron established and sustained communications in a simulated contested environment during exercise Heavy Rain II in Grostenquin, France, July 19-27, 2021.
  • Missile Defense: Ready to protect

    The 1st Air and Space Communication Squadron is participating in an Integrated Air and Missile Defense (IAMD) exercise at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, July 1-29, 2021.
  • ACE IOC: Promoting multinational partnerships in Europe

    U.S. Air Force Airmen assigned to Ramstein Air Base, Germany, participated in an 86th Airlift Wing Agile Combat Employment Initial Operating Capability exercise at Eindhoven Air Base, Netherlands and Chievres Air Base, Belgium, July 12-16, 2021.
  • 86th MXS Airmen, GAF cadets build partnership capabilities

    “Before you fly the aircraft, you need to know how to it operates,” said German air force Col. Hans Rudolf, commander of the German air force liaison office to U.S. Air Forces in Europe. For the last two weeks German air force academy cadets, who will become pilots upon graduation, have trained with the 86th Maintenance Squadron to gain skill on caring for an aircraft before takeoff and after landing.