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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Ryan Wist, 786th Civil Engineer Squadron water and fuel systems maintenance technician, plays the bugle during a Veterans Day ceremony at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial, Belgium, Nov. 11, 2017. Despite inclement weather, more than 100 veterans and civilians turned up for the ceremony. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua Magbanua) Ramstein Airmen honor U.S. veterans in Belgium
Bad weather did not deter Airmen from Ramstein Air Base, Germany, from celebrating Veteran’s Day at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery in Belgium.
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U.S. Air Force Gen. Tod D. Wolters, U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa commander, tests a piece of equipment for cracks with Tech. Sgt. James Cone and Staff Sgt. Timothy J. Schwenning II, both 86th Maintenance Squadron Nondestructive Inspection technicians, during an immersion tour on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Oct. 23, 2017. Wolters coined all four Airmen assigned to the shop for their efforts in finding the best course of action for detecting cracks in the equipment saving the Air Force money. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tryphena Mayhugh) Gen. Wolters thanks Ramstein Airmen
U.S. Air Force Gen. Tod D. Wolters, U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa commander, center, receives a briefing from 435th Air Ground Operations Wing officials at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Oct. 23, 2017. Wolters visited two wings on Ramstein and spoke with Airmen from numerous units. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua
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U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Manuel Nunez, 86th Operations Support Squadron aircrew flight equipment technician, cleans a helmet on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Oct. 17, 2017.  Airmen in AFE are responsible for inspecting, maintaining, and keeping accountability of various kinds of equipment used by aircrew. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua Magbanua) AFE saves lives every day
Imagine being in an aircraft 30,000 feet in the air when suddenly something goes wrong: a pressure drop, a fire, a malfunction, or any other emergency.Not only will the aircrew have to act quickly to save themselves, but their equipment must also work properly.This is why aircrew flight equipment Airmen dedicate themselves to providing clean,
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U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Christopher Hardy, 7th Weather Squadron noncommissioned officer  in charge of regional weather maintenance, right, speaks with German NATO partners during a weather-related exercise in Wiesbaden, Germany, June 12, 2017. The 7th WS uses Exercise Cadre Focus to enhance its capability to provide weather support to U.S. Army operations in Europe. (Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua Magbanua) 7th WS, NATO allies, join forces for Cadre Focus 17-1
The 7th Weather Squadron kicked off a weather-related exercise with NATO allies in Wiesbaden, Germany, June 12, 2017.
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French military officials receive a wreath from a U.S. Army representative during a Memorial Day ceremony on Lorraine American Cemetery and Memorial, France, May 28, 2017. 2017’s ceremony was especially notable, because it marked 100 years since the U.S. entered the First World War. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua Magbanua)

Ramstein celebrates Memorial Day at Lorraine American Cemetery
Military and civilian officials commemorated fallen service members in a solemn Memorial Day ceremony here today.
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Combat communications Airmen from various units operate equipment during an exercise on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, April 26, 2017. Airmen from active duty, the reserve, and Air National Guard participated in the first total force integrated combat communications exercise for U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua Magbanua) Combat Comm integrates total force in USAFE-AFAFRICA
Combat communications Airmen, affectionately known as Combat Comm, marked a significant achievement for their career field April 26, 2017, on Ramstein Air Base.
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Maj. Corey Carnes, Deployment Transition Center director, conducts a welcome brief for redeploying Airmen on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Feb. 2, 2017. The DTC takes redeployers through a four-day re-immersion course which aims to help them ease back into non-deployed life. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua Magbanua)

10,000 and counting; DTC here to serve more re-deployers
The Air Force Deployment Transition Center is continuing to push forth its mission to support the Air Force’s most valuable assets: Airmen.
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Lt. Gen. Richard M. Clark, 3rd Air Force commander, speaks to Airmen at a commander’s call during an immersion tour of the 435th Air Ground Operations Wing at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Feb. 3, 2017. Clark emphasized the importance of finding a balance between caring for family and completing the mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tryphena Mayhugh) 3rd Air Force commander: balance work and life
Lt. Gen. Richard M. Clark, 3rd Air Force commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Phillip Easton, U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa command chief and former 3rd Air Force command chief, participated in an immersion tour of the 435th Air Ground Operations Wing Feb. 3.
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Paul G. Michaels, deputy principal assistant responsible for contracting at the 409th Contracting Support Brigade, speaks during a meeting on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 24, 2017. Military and civilian defense contracting representatives from all branches converged on Ramstein to discuss various ways to procure military supplies more efficiently. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua Magbanua). Contracting offices meet to create efficiencies
Civilian and military defense contracting representatives gathered on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 24, 2017, to discuss issues surrounding the U.S. contracting community in Europe.
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A military fuel truck drives on the flightline at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 10, 2017. The Kaiserslautern Military Community received a record snowfall of approximately 3 1/2 inches in one day, making it the largest snowfall in a 24-hour period in the area since 2009. Local weather studies report that the state of Rheinland-Pfalz receives an average of 24.4 inches of precipitation each year. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua Magbanua) The enemy doesn't take snow days, neither does team Ramstein

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