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African Partnership Flight kicks-off at Ramstein

Release Number: 020818

Air Forces Africa, along with Mauritania and Senegal, are hosting an African Partnership Flight at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Aug. 6-10. Approximately 34 air force delegates from Mali, Chad, Gabon, Malawi, Uganda, Mauritania and Senegal are participating in this APF.

The APF program is Air Forces in Africa's premier security cooperation program with African partner nations to improve professional military aviation knowledge and skills.

U.S. Airmen working with African partners include U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa staff members. This APF will focus on force development and include workshops in a variety of disciplines, including logistics, readiness, aircraft maintenance and airfield damage repair.

For more information, contact USAFE-AFAFRICA/PA at +49 (0) 6371-47-6558 or via e-mail at usafepao.pao@us.af.mil. If after duty hours, please call +49 (0) 1624-25-5428 or send an e-mail to usafepa.pastaffdutyofficer@us.af.mil.