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  1. Ramstein rotator flight schedule to remain the same through fall 2010Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2009 | Stars and Stripes

    Space-available travelers from Aviano, Lee family members wait in line recently to go through a security check before boarding a flight from Ramstein Air Base, Germany, to Dover Air Force Base in Delaware. Servicemembers living near Ramstein Air Base in Germany and Lajes Field in the Azores will continue to have the greatest access to the military's weekly Patriot Express rotator flights through at least the fall of next year.


  2. German court case centers on Ramstein's potential role in drone attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    A German court hearing slated for Wednesday in Cologne is expected to highlight the critical role that the U.S. military's Ramstein Air Base allegedly plays in U.S. drone strikes and could bolster calls for an end to that mission on German soil. At issue is whether the German government should be held accountable for the 2012 deaths of two civilians in Yemen from U.S. drone strikes.


  3. For US allies, paradigm shift in intelligence collectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... rvices, by radicals to attack American soldiers and civilians at facilities including the U.S. Air Force's Ramstein Air Base in


  4. Memorial on Monday for Ramstein airman killed in car crashRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Stars and Stripes

    A memorial service for Airman 1st Class Michael Hill, who died in a car accident, will be held Monday at the North Chapel starting at 9 a.m. on Ramstein Air Base. Hill died in a car crash on May 8 near the village of Reichenbach-Steegen.


  5. Ramstein airman killed in car accidentRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Stars and Stripes

    A Ramstein Air Base servicemember was killed Friday morning in a two-car crash near the village of Reichenbach-Steegen, after the airman's Mazda burst into flames. Air Force officials at Ramstein confirmed Friday afternoon that two airmen assigned to the base were involved in the accident.


  6. Take an amazing look inside the US Air Force's headquarters in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Staggering in its scope and scale, Ramstein Air Base in Germany is one of America's most important and fascinating military facilities. Located in southwestern Germany, it serves not only as the headquarters of the US Air Force in Europe and a major NATO installation but also as a gateway to American military operations around the globe.


  7. Air Force: If A-10s stay, F-16s headed to the boneyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Stars and Stripes

    An Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt II during a training mission near Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., April 12, 2015. U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter aircraft assigned to Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, sit on the flight line of Ramstein Air Base, Germany, April 1, 2015.


  8. 3rd Air Force boss tapped to take over Air Education and Training CommandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Lt. Gen. Darryl L. Roberson, 3rd Air Force commander, salutes a unit commander during the 3rd Air Force assumption-of-command ceremony June 11, 2014, at Ramstein Air Base, Germany.


  9. General Officer AnnouncementsRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... Texas. Roberson is currently serving as commander, Third Air Force, U.S. Air Forces in Europe, Ramstein Air Base, Germany. Air Force Maj. Gen. Timothy M. Ray for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as commander, Third ...


  10. Air Force veteran hired as Sound Publishing ad repRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Bremerton Patriot

    ... his father's footsteps and enlisted in the Air Force himself where he served as a cook and pastry chef at Ramstein Air Base in Germany for three years. McDonald was later transferred to Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he worked in ...


  11. Audit finds some airmen in Kaiserslautern were overpaid housing allowanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Hundreds of airmen in the Kaiserslautern area may have been paid too much in overseas housing allowance, money paid by the government to cover off-base rent and utility costs, Air Force officials said. Ramstein Air Base officials said Friday payment discrepancies were discovered in an audit in March of housing and utility allowances paid to some Air Force members.


  12. 86th Airlift Wing wins $250,000 prize for innovative cost-saving measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    The 86th Airlift Wing at Ramstein Air Base has won the first-place prize of $250,000 in the Innovation Madness tournament for U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces in Africa. Among the ideas that netted the 86th the top prize is the adjustment of local nationals' schedules to avoid weekend and holiday work, which has resulted in an annual savings of more than $700,000, USAFE-AFAFRICA said.


  13. Child's dream turned pilot's realityRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Capt. Kenneth Jubb, a 37th Airlift Squadron pilot, reaches for his clipboard to review flight plans during a training mission in a C-130J Super Hercules at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 22, 2015. Since he was a child, Jubb has chased a dream to fly one day, and now as a pilot, he relives his childhood fantasy every time he takes to the air.


  14. Convicted child molester gets more jail time after more victims come forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... than 12 years old, according to Air Force officials. Eluding detection for months while stationed at Ramstein Air Base, Merritt instilled fear in parents in the Kaiserslautern Military Community. According to information from military officials, ...


  15. 86th Airlift Wing set to get new commanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    The Department of Defense announced that Brig. Gen. Jon T. Thomas, deputy director, future joint force development, Joint Staff, Suffolk, Va., will be the next commander of the 86th Airlift Wing, U.S. Air Forces Europe, Ramstein Air Base, Germany, replacing Brig.


  16. To shoot, or not to shootRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Airmen assigned to the 86th Security Forces Squadron react to a scenario during a Firearms Training System scenario March 6, 2015, at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. The training course helps give Airmen the confidence to react during real-world situations.


  17. NATO country leaders meet to hone response to future threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Gen. Philip Breedlove, NATO Supreme Allied Commander Europe, left, looks on while Lt. Gen. John W. Nicholson, Jr., NATO Allied Land Command commander, speaks Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at the NATO LANDCOM Corps Commanders' Conference at Ramstein Air Base, Germany.


  18. Ground equipment Airmen keep aircraft aloftRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... inspections every month. "AGE maintainers are jacks of all trades," said Steven, currently deployed from Ramstein Air Base, Germany, and a native of New Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. "We maintain electrical systems, hydraulic systems and pneumatic ...


  19. 1st SOLRS Air Commando wins trophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... enlisted in the United States Air Force in August 1996. His many assignments include 86th Supply Squadron, Ramstein Air Base, Germany and 31st Supply Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy. His jobs throughout his career have been in the Petroleum Oils ...


  20. DOD plan would 'destroy' commissaries, industry representatives sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    The entrance to the commissary at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. The American Logistics Association says that a fiscal 2016 budget request would slash taxpayer support of base grocery stores enough to "destroy" the shopping benefit.