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  • African Partnership Flight Rwanda concludes, connecting militaries through safety

    The African Partnership Flight Rwanda concluded with a closing ceremony in Kigali, Rwanda, March 8, 2019. Hosted by U.S. Air Forces Africa and the Rwanda Defence Force, the weeklong event allowed 45 air force delegates from Rwanda, Cameroon, Ghana, Senegal, and Zambia to learn from and share ideas with each other and the U.S. Air Force about their safety programs, particularly flight.
  • Ramstein wraps up Exercise Operation Varsity 19-01

    Ramstein wrapped up Operation Varsity 19-01, a week-long exercise testing the response capability of multiple base agencies.
  • USAFE Band connects with Gisimba Memorial Centre

    U.S. Airmen assigned to the U.S. Air Forces in Europe Band Touch N' Go pose for a photo with students and staff members at the Gisimba Memorial Centre in Kigali, Rwanda, March 6, 2019. As musical ambassadors, members of the band can reach audiences that traditional military members can't. They travel the world to build cultural bridges, and honor
  • APF Rwanda participants enjoy cultural dinner

    Rwandan artists with LEAF Community Arts perform a traditional Rwandan dance during an African Partnership Flight Rwanda cultural dinner in Kigali, Rwanda, March 7, 2019. APF Rwanda focused on flight, ground, and weapons safety, but it also allowed it participants the opportunity to experience the cultures of the participating nations. (U.S. Air
  • ADAPT: Helping deal with problems correctly

    Being in the military can be stressful at times for a lot of service members. On top of handling things such as managing finances, working, and raising a family, they also have to deal with military specific things such as deploying.While many Airmen deal with these stressors in a healthy way, some take to coping with stressors in unhealthy ways,
  • U.S. Air Forces in Europe Band visits HVP Nyanza

    U.S. Air Forces in Europe Band Touch N' Go performed for HVP Nyanza in the Nyanza District, Rwanda, March 5, 2019. The USAFE Band played as part of an outreach event while supporting African Partnership Flight Rwanda 2019. The band uses these events to further increase cultural ties and enhance the people-to-people relationship between the United
  • African Partnership Flight Rwanda participants visit Rwandan Genocide Memorial

    Participants in the African Partnership Flight Rwanda took part in the wreath laying ceremony as part of a cultural visit as well as to pay their respects to the approximately 250,000 victims buried at the Kigali Genocide Memorial in Kigali, Rwanda, March 4, 2019. The cultural event was hosted by the Rwandan Defence Force.
  • 2018 Air Force Safety Awards announced

    Air Force Chief of Safety Maj. Gen. John T. Rauch Jr. recently announced the recipients of the five Secretary of the Air Force and Chief of Staff Safety Awards, as well as the Chief of Safety Awards for 2018.
  • MQ-9 detachment becomes fully operational

    Approximately 40 Airmen participated in a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the 52nd Fighter Wing’s geographically separated unit, 52nd Expeditionary Operations Group Detachment 2, at Miroslawiec Air Base, Poland, March 1, 2019.The event marked the opening of new facilities at the detachment and celebrated the 52nd EOG reaching full operational
  • African Partnership Flight kicks off in Rwanda

    U.S. Air Forces Africa along with the Rwanda Defence Force kicked off African Partnership Flight Rwanda here during an opening ceremony. The weeklong event is the first of its kind in Rwanda and being hosted by the U.S. Air Force and the Rwanda Defence Force.
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