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  • 501st CSW, 100th ARW, 352d SOW partner for ACE exercise

    Airmen from the 501st Combat Support Wing, 100th Air Refueling Wing and 352d Special Operations Wing partnered to conduct an ACE exercise to test their overall readiness and lethality capabilities. ACE ensures Airmen and aircrews are postured to deliver lethal combat power across the full spectrum of military operations.
  • 501st CSW conducts first Mass-COVID-19 vaccination line

    The 501st Combat Support Wing conducted a mass-COVID-19 vaccination line at RAF Alconbury, Engalnd, Mar. 18, 2021. This is the first time the 501st CSW has conducted a mass-vaccination line and are expected to vaccinate approximately 300 people. Multiple Airmen and civilians from the 423rd Medical, Civil Engineering, Inspector General and Communication squadrons assisted in helping vaccines be distributed to the pathfinder community.
  • Kleine Brogel AB conducts augmentee training, enhances readiness

    Kleine Brogel AB hosted augmentee training for base personnel, Feb. 25, to enhance mission readiness capabilities and interoperability.
  • Spangdahlem Airman receives ARC lifesaving award, Commendation Medal for actions

    An Airman assigned to the 52nd Force Support Squadron saved the life of a 2-year-old local national girl in the summer of 2020. His quick actions earned him both an Air Force Commendation Medal and a Red Cross Certificate of Merit during a ceremony at the 52nd Wing Headquarters Jan. 13, 2021.
  • Spangdahlem AB distributes first COVID-19 vaccine

    Spangdahlem Air Base conducted its first inoculations of first responders and healthcare workers with the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine Jan. 4, 2021.
  • Ramstein supports Rapid Falcon

    A High Mobility Artillery Rocket System waits to be loaded onto a C-130J Super Hercules aircraft at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Nov. 19, 2020. The 37th Airlift Squadron supported exercise Rapid Falcon, a training and readiness exercise involving U.S. and Romanian army field artillery units at Mihail Kogalniceanu Airbase, Romania. (U.S. Air Force
  • Ops Never Stops: 86th OSS secures rapid mobility, professional airlift

    The 86th Operations Support Squadron secures the 86th Airlift Wing rapid mobility and professional airlift mission by maintaining and ensuring the diverse array of capabilities necessary for seamless aircraft movement at Ramstein Air Base, Germany.
  • Emergency Management Chief prepares next generation

    For the past two years, a central focal point for U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa is increasing readiness. Exercises with Mission-Oriented Protective Posture gear, and chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosives material defense training have become a regular scenario integrated into the Master Scenario Event List since 2018.
  • Ramstein engineering, maintenance feat recognized

    Leadership recognized the accomplishments of the 86th Maintenance Group and 86th Civil Engineer Group in the refurbishment of an RF-4C Phantom II aircraft at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Sept. 17, 2020.