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  1. 3rd Air Force boss tapped to take over Air Education and Training CommandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | 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.

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  2. General Officer AnnouncementsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | 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 ...

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

    Friday Apr 17 | 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 ...

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

    Friday Apr 17 | 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.

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  5. 86th Airlift Wing wins $250,000 prize for innovative cost-saving measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | 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.

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

    Friday Apr 3 | 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.

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  7. 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, ...

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  8. 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.

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  9. 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.

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  10. 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.

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  11. 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 ...

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  12. 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 ...

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  13. 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.

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  14. Annual event honors military's African-American leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... Gen. Charles Q. Brown Jr., the director of operations, Strategic and Nuclear Integrations Headquarters, Ramstein Air Base, Germany >> Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Jacob P. Dunbar, the installations and mission support chief enlisted manager for ...

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  15. Annual event honors military's African-American leadersRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Gen. Charles Q. Brown Jr., the director of operations, Strategic and Nuclear Integrations Headquarters, Ramstein Air Base, Germany -- Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Jacob P. Dunbar, the installations and mission support chief enlisted manager for ...

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  16. Annual Event Honors Military's African-American LeadersRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | Official Wire News

    ... Maj. Gen. Charles Q. Brown Jr., director of operations, Strategic and Nuclear Integrations Headquarters, Ramstein Air Base, Germany; - Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Jacob P. Dunbar, installations and mission support chief enlisted manager, ...

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  17. Lockheed Martin pilot hits 1000 hours in RaptorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Aerotech News And Review

    ... Academy in 1980 with a degree in Engineering Mechanics and attended pilot training at Vance AFB, Okla. At Ramstein Air Base, Germany, he flew F-4s and met his soon to be wife Cindy Avis, while she was working in an audio store. Originally from Utah, ...

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  18. Juniper Thunder strengthens AF, Army communicationsRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Airman 1st Class Lamar Richerson manages a satellite dish during exercise Juniper Thunder Jan. 29, 2015, on Ramstein Air Base, Germany. Juniper Thunder is a joint communications exercise between Air Force and Army members with the focus on establishing bilateral communications across the two branch's networks.

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  19. Oliver sentenced to life with parole for killing of AFN broadcasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Eugenia Bushmich, the mother of Petty Officer 2nd Class Dmitry Chepusov, lights a candle on Jan. 30, 2015, outside of the building in Kaiserslautern, Germany, where her son was killed by a colleague in December 2013. RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany - Air Force Staff Sgt.

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  20. Oliver sentenced to life with parole for killing of AFN broadcasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... guilty of his murder and sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole, Jan. 29, 2015. RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany - Air Force Staff Sgt. Sean Oliver was sentenced Friday to life with parole, reduced to lowest enlisted rank and given ...

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