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  1. 3rd Largest Wideband Enterprise Terminal Upgrade in ProgressRead the original story

    Friday Jul 3 | Wireless Design & Development

    ... the program team completed the first successful MET kit installation for the AFWET system located at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, signifying the modernization effort is well on its way. "AFWET is a system of systems, and the MET upgrade modernizes ...

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  2. Everhart nominated to head Air Mobility CommandRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 18 | Stars and Stripes

    ... te University in 1983. From February 2014 to June 2014, Everhart served as commander of the 3rd Air Force, Ramstein Air Base, Germany. In June 2014, he took over as the 18th Air Force's commander.

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  3. More than 1,000 Spangdahlem airmen were overpaid overseas housing allowanceRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | Stars and Stripes

    ... significant number of errors in overseas housing allowance computations. In April, Air Force officials at Ramstein Air Base announced discrepancies in housing allowance payments were discovered during an audit of housing records. It was later ...

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  4. Ramstein member's artwork to be displayed in world's largest museumRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | PressReleasePoint

    Kevin Lewis, an 86th Force Support Squadron program coordinator, stands by some of his artwork June 29, 2015, at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. One of Lewis' portraits of the late hip-hop producer J Dilla will be displayed in a memorial exhibit at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C., on July 17, 2015.

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  5. Langley's two largest wings get new leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... during a deployment to Andersen Air Force Base in Guam. After two years at Langley, Huyck heads to Ramstein Air Base in Germany as the deputy of staff operations at the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Headquarters Allied Air Command. ...

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  6. US takes partnerships to new heightsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 10 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Keopka) Service members pack parachutes prior to jumping during International Jump Week, July 8, 2015, at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. International Jump Week is an annual event providing paratroopers the opportunity to practice high altitude, low ...

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  7. New commander takes reigns at U.S. Air Forces Central CommandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... in Europe and Air Forces Africa director of operations, strategic deterrence, and nuclear integration at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. Originally from San Antonio, Tex., the general commissioned in 1984 after attending Texas Tech University on an Air ...

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  8. Bomber pilot takes command of US air operations for Europe and AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Airmen of 3rd Air Force render a first salute to their new commander Thursday, July 2, 2015, during a change of command ceremony at Ramstein Air Base. RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany - Bomber pilot Lt.

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  9. US tanks flown across Europe for trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | The United States Army

    M1A2 Abrams Main Battle Tanks were flown, via a U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III, from Ramstein Air Base, Germany, to Burgas, Bulgaria, where they were transported to Novo Selo Training Area, Bulgaria, June 20 - 22. This is the first time heavy-armor equipment has been flown by the U.S. Air Force in Europe since the start of Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2003. The tanks will be used to conduct training at the Novo Selo Training Area, Bulgaria.

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  10. Troops in Europe getting chance to 'fly' F-35Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Air Force Maj. Chris Finch operates an F-35 simulator on June 22, 2015, at Ramstein Air Base, Germany.

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  11. First sergeant serves with prideRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... "But as long as I never told anyone I was gay, I knew I'd be somewhat okay." Metcalf was then sent to Ramstein Air Base, Germany, where he was able to be open around his Airmen. He was able to talk openly about his boyfriend at the time because of ...

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  12. Air Force, Army team up to move tanks for Bulgaria exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Soldiers and airmen prepare to load an M1A2 Abrams tank onto a C-17 transport plane at Ramstein Air Base in Germany, on Saturday, June 20, 2015. RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany - The U.S. military loaded the first of two Abrams tanks onto a C-17 transport plane Saturday morning for a live-fire demonstration in Bulgaria.

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  13. New 86th Airlift Wing commander has Ramstein connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Patrick X. Mordente at the end of the 86th Airlift Wing change-of-command ceremony on June 19, 2015, at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. Mordente, the outgoing commander, is headed to Scott Air Force Base, Ill., where he'll be the vice commander of 18th ...

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  14. Cody visits Ramstein, addresses Airmen's concernsRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force James A. Cody meets with Airmen during an all call June 15, 2015, at Ramstein Air Base, Germany.

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  15. Communication Airmen hardwire Baltops missionRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... of the communication specialists' setup requires the team to establish a link with their home station at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. Additionally, the team enables all network capabilities, programs, computers, phones and radio connections. Along ...

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  16. By Tech. Sgt. Ryan Crane, U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa Public AffairsRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Gen. Frank Gorenc, the U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa commander, speaks to senior enlisted and officers from multiple countries throughout Europe and Africa during a the inaugural International Professional Military Development Symposium at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, June 4, 2015. The inaugural PMD course was designed to bring allied and partner nations together to exchange ideas and best practices with the goal of improving their militaries.

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  17. Family of Yemeni Drone Victims Seeks Nothing More than Official ApologyRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2015 | Common Dreams

    ... wrongly killed?" Jaber previously brought a constitutional claim against Germany, after revelations that Ramstein Air Base, situated in southwest Germany but operated by the U.S. Air Force, is "crucial to facilitating American covert drone strikes ...

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  18. GAFB New Command Chief Master SergeantRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2015 | KKSA-AM San Angelo

    ... career progression of Airmen. Chief Bass previously served as the 86th Operations Group Superintendent, Ramstein Air Base in Germany. Chief Good will go on to serve as the Command Chief Master Sergeant for the 379th Air Expeditionary Wing, Southwest ...

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  19. Videos: Andreas SchuISller and Kat Craig on Drone Victim's German LawsuitRead the original story

    May 26, 2015 | War Is A Crime

    ... request that the German government intervene by shutting down the Satellite Relay Station at the US Ramstein Air Base in Germany, so as to protect Yemenis from further US drone strikes. As was recently reported by T he Intercept and by the German ...

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  20. Air Force to Legion: We are stretchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | American Legion Magazine

    American Legion Auxiliary President Janet Jefford and American Legion Department of France National Executive Committeeman John Miller meet with Command Chief Master Sgt. James E. Davis at Ramstein Air Base in Germany.

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