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CSAF tours Ramstein Air Base

CSAF standing with three wing commanders.

Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr., center left, discusses mission sets with Brig. Gen. Josh Olson, 86th Airlift Wing commander, left, Col. Adrienne Williams, 521st Air Mobility Operations Wing commander, center right, and Col. Bryan Callahan, 435th Air Ground Operations Wing and 435th Air Expeditionary Wing commander, right, in the air traffic control tower during a visit to Ramstein Air Base, Germany, July 15, 2021. Brown took the time to meet with Airmen and get a first-hand look at Ramstein’s unique capabilities after delivering a message of collective defense and airpower to allies and partners at the inaugural Chief of the Air Staff’s Global Air Chiefs’ Conference. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman John R. Wright)

CSAF standing with two Airmen.

Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr., poses for a photo with Master Sgt. Jordan Seelye, 721st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron support flight superintendent, and Senior Master Sgt. Robert Perz, 721st AMXS maintenance superintendent, after coining Seelye during a visit to Ramstein Air Base, Germany, July 15, 2021. Brown took the time to meet with Airmen and get a first-hand look at Ramstein’s unique capabilities after delivering a message of collective defense and airpower to allies and partners at the inaugural Chief of the Air Staff’s Global Air Chiefs’ Conference. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman John R. Wright)

CSAF and other leadership watching Airmen operate a heavy duty forklift.

A team of Cross-Functional Airlift Support Personnel perform a 10K forklift combat offload to showcase the Multi-Capable Airmen concept for Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr., during his visit to Ramstein Air Base, Germany, July 15, 2021. Brown took the time to meet with Airmen and get a first-hand look at Ramstein’s unique capabilities after delivering a message of collective defense and airpower to allies and partners at the inaugural Chief of the Air Staff’s Global Air Chiefs’ Conference. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman John R. Wright)

CSAF standing with an Airman next to a communications capability display.

Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr., talks with Staff Sgt. Sean Scott, 1st Combat Communications Squadron landing zone safety officer, at a capabilities display during his visit to Ramstein Air Base, Germany, July 15, 2021. Brown took the time to meet with Airmen and get a first-hand look at Ramstein’s unique capabilities after delivering a message of collective defense and airpower to allies and partners at the inaugural Chief of the Air Staff’s Global Air Chiefs’ Conference. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman John R. Wright)

Airman saluting the CSAF.

U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Matthew McKeegan, 2nd Air Support Operations Squadron operations superintendent, salutes Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr., during his visit to Ramstein Air Base, Germany, July 15, 2021. Brown took the time to meet with Airmen and get a first-hand look at Ramstein’s unique capabilities after delivering a message of collective defense and airpower to allies and partners at the inaugural Chief of the Air Staff’s Global Air Chiefs’ Conference. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman John R. Wright)

Group of Airmen and the CSAF watching a military working dog exercise.

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Michele L. Tate, 86th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, left, leads a demonstration with Mojito, 86th SFS military working dog, for Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr., during his visit to Ramstein Air Base, Germany, July 15, 2021. Brown took the time to meet with Airmen and get a first-hand look at Ramstein’s unique capabilities after delivering a message of collective defense and airpower to allies and partners at the inaugural Chief of the Air Staff’s Global Air Chiefs’ Conference. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman John R. Wright)

CSAF standing with an Airman.

U.S. Air Force Senior Master Sgt. Roy Lock, 569th U.S. Forces Police Squadron operations and training superintendent, presents Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr., with a 569th USFPS brassard during his visit to Ramstein Air Base, Germany, July 15, 2021. Brown took the time to meet with Airmen and get a first-hand look at Ramstein’s unique capabilities after delivering a message of collective defense and airpower to allies and partners at the inaugural Chief of the Air Staff’s Global Air Chiefs’ Conference. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman John R. Wright)

CSAF watching two Airmen in combat training.

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Daniel Torres, 86th Security Forces Squadron Raven team member, center left, and Senior Airman Brandy M. Avina, 86th SFS Raven team member, center right, demonstrate combat techniques for Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr., left, during his visit to Ramstein Air Base, Germany, July 15, 2021. Brown took the time to meet with Airmen and get a first-hand look at Ramstein’s unique capabilities after delivering a message of collective defense and airpower to allies and partners at the inaugural Chief of the Air Staff’s Global Air Chiefs’ Conference. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman John R. Wright)

Group of Airmen gathered with the CSAF.

Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr., center, poses for a photo with security forces personnel during a visit to Ramstein Air Base, Germany, July 15, 2021. Brown took the time to meet with Airmen and get a first-hand look at Ramstein’s unique capabilities after delivering a message of collective defense and airpower to allies and partners at the inaugural Chief of the Air Staff’s Global Air Chiefs’ Conference. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman John R. Wright)

RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany --

Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr., and his wife, Sharene, visited Ramstein Air Base, Germany, July 13-15, as part of a trip to multiple locations in Europe.

During their visit, Brown toured multiple agencies across the installation to meet face-to-face with the Airmen who support the Global Gateway’s diverse mission set.

Brown received an overview of the mission and capabilities of the three wings based at Ramstein, including their focus on multi-capable Airmen and agile combat employment.