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  • DoD, Department of the Air Force take steps to protect military families moving during COVID-19

    Under the new standards, moving industry personnel must adhere to all Centers for Disease Control and Prevention COVID-19 health protection protocols while in the service member’s residence. That means moving personnel must wear face coverings, clean frequently touched surfaces and sanitize their hands often. They must also minimize the number of personnel at the member’s residence in order to meet social distancing requirements.
  • COVID-19 ops: Light, lean, lethal

    The 435th Contingency Response Group conducted airborne operations to maintain proficiency and qualifications at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, April 7-8.
  • COMUSAFE-AFAFRICA discusses JADC2, ACE at Air Warfare Symposium

    Defense industry leaders and Airmen from all over the globe gathered for the Air Force Association Air Warfare Symposium in Orlando, Florida, Feb. 27-28, 2020. Gen. Jeff Harrigian, U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa commander, Gen. C.Q. Brown, U.S. Pacific Air Forces commander, and Gen. Terrence J. O'Shaughnessy, U.S. Northern Command and North American Aerospace Defense Command commander, participated in a panel discussion at the conference on the emerging concept of Joint All-Domain Command and Control (JADC2.)
  • Gen. Harrigian welcomes Poland to European F-35 User's Group

    U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa Commander Gen. Jeff Harrigian presented a letter to Inspector of the Polish Air Force Maj. Gen. Jacek Pszczoła, welcoming Poland to the European F-35 User’s Group, in Dęblin, Poland, Jan. 31, 2019.
  • I-WEPTAC 2020 registration opens

    Registration for the fourth annual Installation and Mission Support Weapons and Tactics Conference opened Tuesday. Hosted by the Air Force Installation and Mission Support Center, the annual event is the Air Force’s only innovation forum for members of the installation and mission support community. It draws experts from the various Air Force combat support core functions to address I&MS shortfalls and help shape and propose solutions.
  • 52d FW conducts ACE exercise

    U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 52nd Fighter Wing hold orders while waiting to leave for a simulated deployment at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Dec. 17, 2019. They participated in an Agile Combat Employment exercise, a developing concept of operations intended to ensure U.S. Air Forces in Europe are ready for potential contingencies. (U.S. Air
  • 480th EFS improves interoperability, strategic partnerships at Blue Flag 2019

    Members of the 480th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron, 52nd Fighter Wing, deployed to Uvda Air Base, Israel, to participate in Blue Flag 2019, a multinational exercise, from Nov. 3 to 14, 2019.
  • General Harrigian Visits Aviano

    U.S. Air Force Gen. Jeffrey L. Harrigian, U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa commander, shakes hands with an Italian Air Force member at Aviano Air Base, Italy, Nov. 15, 2019. Gen. Harrigian has served in a variety of flying and staff assignments, including Deputy Director for Strategy, Plans and Assessments, U.S. Forces-Iraq, in
  • Point Blank 19-8 integrates ISR, Special Operations

    The 48th Fighter Wing, in partnership with the Royal Air Force, hosted Point Blank 19-8 Nov. 14, 2019.
  • Lt. Gen. Basham visits Blue Flag 2019

    U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Steven Basham, U.S. Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa Deputy Commander, Ramstein Air Base, Germany, left, speaks with members of the 52nd Fighter Wing during Blue Flag 2019 at Uvda Air Base, Israel, November 12, 2019. Approximately 250 service members from the 52nd FW deployed to Israel to participate in the training