• 1 CBCS holds inaugural landing zone safety certification course

    A combined team of air traffic controllers, airfield operations officers, radar airfield weather systems technicians and airfield managers made the trip to Chièvres Air Base, Belgium, to earn their landing zone safety officer certification on Feb. 11 – 15, 2024.

  • Come one, come all, the Fasching parade has begun

    Families line the streets to celebrate the 73rd Annual Ramstein Fasching Parade in Ramstein-Miesenbach, Germany, Feb. 13, 2024. Approximately 13,000 onlookers, many in costumes, watched over 90 performance groups and associations who participated in the parade. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman

  • 86 AW commander reads to RAB children

    U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Otis C. Jones, 86th Airlift Wing commander, reads “Tuskegee Airmen” during story time at the Ramstein Library on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Feb. 8, 2024. Jones shared stories of the Tuskegee Airmen and their historical significance during World War II. (U.S. Air Force

  • How to prevent gum disease

    Gingivitis is  the term used for inflamed gums, usually  resulting in red and puffy gums that may bleed when brushing and flossing. It is important to identify and treat gingivitis, because it can lead to gum disease and bone loss!  Inflammation, such as gingivitis, is the body’s normal response to

  • Petrol-ing the flightline

    U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Ethan Johnston, 721st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron engine mechanic, assists 86th Logistic Readiness Squadron members during the refueling of a U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III aircraft at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 31, 2024. The 86th LRS Fuels Management Flight

  • 86th MUNS delivers BOOM boxes

    U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Daniel Contreras, 86th Munitions Squadron stockpile surveillance crew chief, throws a ratchet strap over munition pallets on a truck at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 25, 2024. Ramstein AB is used as a gateway to provide rapid combat munition support for U.S. Air

  • LVIS gate reopens to POV traffic

    The Large Vehicle Inspection Site gate will reopen to personally owned vehicles during specific hours on weekdays at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Feb. 5, 2024.

  • Airlifter of the Week: TSgt. Benington

    U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Nova Benington, 86th Medical Squadron Air Force liaison officer, was recognized as the Airlifter of the Week at Ramstein Air Base, Jan. 24, 2024. Benington directs the Tactical Combat Casualty Care Program for three wings and 14 geographically separated units, teaching 120

  • LEAP: Shaping effective communication

    The U.S. Air Force works with multinational forces and currently operates around the globe. Its varied mission sets are as diverse as the Airmen, allies and partners carrying them out. With so many gears turning, there are gaps that cannot be crossed without people with the necessary skills to

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