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  • Giving service members radio, television, morale: AFN

    For more than 50 years, American Forces Network has been a bridge between America and Germany bringing entertainment and news to the service members and their families throughout the KMC.AFN Kaiserslautern has been providing service to military members since 1954 while bringing with them a taste of home."We're not just putting out valuable command
  • ONE: first job, second chance

    img { opacity: 0.4; filter: alpha(opacity=50); /* For IE8 and earlier */}img:hover { opacity: 1.0; filter: alpha(opacity=100); /* For IE8 and earlier */}|  ONE.1  |  ONE.2  | ONE.3 |   With outstretched arms, he stood motionless as the imposing gray hulk steadily
  • USAFE marathon team member claims Athlete of the Year Award

    Taking first place at the Incirlik Sprint Triathlon for the female competition requiring a concurrent 200-meter swim, 19-kilometer bike ride, and 5-kilometer run, is another day at the office for the U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa's 2013 Athlete of the Year Award recipient, Tech. Sgt. Jessica Pigott, 717th Air Base Squadron
  • SVC educates Incirlik VAs on victim rights

    Being a victim of sexual assault is a frightening experience that can leave a person feeling alone and helpless. All too often reports remain restricted because victims are unaware of the legal rights they have, and what services are offered. 39th ABW Victim Advocates received training from Capt. Maribel Jarzabek, Air Force Legal Operations
  • 'Rage to Live' speaker documents child survivors

    People who attend presentations about the horrors of war often leave with more questions than answers. Questions like "How could something like this happen?" or "How could people allow this to go on so long?" and perhaps most frequently "Why?"But for any children who may have survived the murder of their parents, the hardest question to answer may
  • Wanted: Airmen up for adoption

    For Airmen living in the dorms, being away from home can cause a sense of lonliness during the weekends and holidays. Some might even miss that good, old-fashioned, home cooked meal or the feeling of being around a family. To combat that, an old program is coming back."The Adopt an Airman program is a program where we get German families to adopt
  • RUfit? The 'take a penny, leave a penny' of childcare

    The 4-year-old boy runs up and tugs on the giant's pant leg. "Look at all my dinosaurs!" he pleads. The young adventurer is holding up pieces of foam cutouts that vaguely resemble a tyrannosaurus rex. Then, he's off again - wandering through the room that allows his imagination to run wild. While the boy explores and creates his next exciting
  • Heroes of Molesworth: CrossFitters honor fallen Soldier

    Heavy breathing, pools of sweat and the feeling of pain searing through almost every muscle. Although you're exhausted, you clench your teeth and push through the pain - you keep going. You keep going with the thought that the physical pain is nothing compared to what he might have felt the day he died. Members of CrossFit Molesworth joined
  • RUfit to fight reoccurring injuries?

    Despite how cautious a service member may be, they run the risk of sustaining an injury through every day physical activity, whether it's through the job, working out or playing a sport. If they become injured, it can be a "journey" to get them fit-to-fight again.However, the journey doesn't have to be taken alone. Airmen with the 86th Medical
  • Equipment accountability vital to partnership

    The U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter aircraft is a unique airframe.Its wingspan is wider than 32 feet, it's nearly 50 feet long and its top is 16 feet high. It can travel at speeds of roughly 1,500 miles per hour, and the aircraft engines create thrust -- the force that moves the aircraft through the air -- of about 27,000 pounds.It
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