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  • EUCOM Afghan Evacuation Operations

    Ramstein Air Base is providing safe, temporary lodging for qualified evacuees from Afghanistan as part of Operation Allies Refuge during the next several weeks. Operation Allies Refuge is facilitating the quick, safe evacuation of U.S. citizens, Special Immigrant Visa applicants and other at-risk Afghans from Afghanistan. Qualified evacuees will receive support such as temporary lodging, food, medical screening and treatment and more, while housed at Ramstein.
  • The 726th Air Mobility Squadron: A true testament to Mission, Airmen, Community

    The roar of the 52nd Fighter Wing’s F-16 Fighting Falcons can be heard throughout the surrounding areas of Spangdahlem Air Base, but they aren’t the only aircraft mission the base holds. The 726th Air Mobility Squadron, a partner unit on the base without any permanently assigned aircraft, may technically belong to Air Mobility Command for administration, but it plays a large role in supporting the wing and the United States Air Forces Europe and Africa.
  • 31 FW, 48 FW conduct live fire air-to-air training employment

    For the first time in 14 years, the 31st Fighter Wing had the opportunity to conduct F-16C Fighting Falcon air-to-air live fire training employment within the United States Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa (USAFE) area of responsibility, July 9-16, 2021.
  • Aviano AB F-16s collaborate with RAF Mildenhall

    U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft assigned to the 31st Fighter Wing, Aviano Air Base, Italy, sit on the flightline at Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England, Aug. 3, 2021. The F-16 is a compact, multi-role aircraft which is maneuverable and has proven itself in air-to-air combat and air-to-surface attack. (U.S. Air Force photo by Karen Abeyasekere)
  • Ramstein Airmen enable Agile Spirit

    Airmen from the 86th Airlift Wing supported Agile Spirit 2021, a joint, multinational exercise co-led by the Georgian Defense Forces and U.S. Army Europe and Africa, from July 26 through Aug. 6, 2021.
  • USAF, Ukraine armed forces strengthen partnership

    Members of the Ukrainian armed forces met with a variety of U.S. Air Force units from Ramstein Air Base and Kapaun Air Station, Germany, Aug. 2-6, 2021.
  • 56th Rescue Squadron leads Personnel Recovery Training with Polish allies

    Eighty-eight Airmen assigned to Aviano Air Base conducted a combat integration event, Operation Burza (Storm), in Darlowo, Poland, July 15-31.
  • Tunisian Armed Forces visit Ramstein

    Tunisian Armed Forces Senior-Colonel Karim Berrabah, Joint Reconnaissance Center commander (left) and Senior-Colonel Tarek Baccouche, Joint Operations Command Center commander, meet with U.S. Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa leadership across Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Aug. 5-6, 2021. During the visit, USAFE-AFAFRICA and TAF leaders explored
  • Spangdahlem AB tests new PT options

    Fitness Assessment Airmen from the 52nd Force Support Squadron began testing the new physical training options scheduled to become available Air Force-wide in the beginning of 2022.
  • USAFE-AFAFRICA launches Spark Tank 2022 competition

    U.S. Air Forces in Europe – Air Forces Africa launched the Spark Tank 2022 competition across the command following the U.S. Air Force’s AFWERX kickoff of the annual innovation showcase.