President Joe Biden greets the troops at Royal Air Force, Mildenhall, June 9, 2021. President Biden kicked off his first overseas trip to RAF Mildenhall to highlight the military families, as well as highlighting the work that the members of the tri-base community does to protect our nation's security. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Joseph Barron)
Pictured left to right: Major Thomas Nolta, Assistant Air Attache at the US embassy in Hungary; Capt Tommy (TOB) Mortensen, the Acting Chief of Garrison and Coordination Branch at Aalborg Air Base, Denmark; SMSgt Theresa Askew, IEAFA Superintendent; Lt Col Robin Cadow, IEAFA Commander; Capt Sylvan LaChance, Air Advisor at the 435th CRSS; Mrs. Johnna Hayes, IEAFA pose for a photo in front of a JAS 39 Gripen fighter aircraft during a European Partnership Flight event at Kecskemét Air Base, Hungary, June 7, 2021. (Courtesy photo)
Dan Rosenthal, son of legendary World War II pilot Lt. Col. Robert “Rosie” Rosenthal, speaks at a nose art unveiling ceremony at Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England, June 10, 2021. The nose art, “Rosie’s Riveters,” was named in honor of Dan’s father, who was assigned to the 418th Bomb Squadron, 100th Bombardment Group, from September 1943 to September 1944 at Thorpe Abbotts, Diss, England. The jet is being “adopted” by the 100th Maintenance Group as part of RAF Mildenhall’s “Adopt-a-Jet” program as a way to reconnect Airmen with 100th Bomb Group history. (U.S. Air Force photo by Karen Abeyasekere)
Open communication is key to the success of any working relationship; however, due to COVID-19, the ability to travel and meet face-to-face has become limited, making leaders rely on communication through video teleconference capabilities.
U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Xeryus Lee, 48th Communications Squadron client systems technician, troubleshoots computer equipment at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, May 25, 2021. The 48th CS won the Lt. Gen. Harold W. Grant Award for best small communications squadron in the U.S. Air Force for the Oct. 1, 2019 to Sept. 30, 2020 time period. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)
Airmen assigned to the 52nd Medical Group at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, participated in the multinational exercise Saber Guardian 21 at Baumholder, Germany, May 24 to June 4.

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