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SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Tech. Sgt. William Blazejewski Jr., 606th Air Control Squadron NCO in charge of quality assurance, is the Super Saber Performer for the week of March 21 - 27. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gustavo Castillo/Released) Super Saber Performer
Name: Tech. Sgt. William Blazejewski Jr.Unit: 606th Air Control SquadronDuty title: NCO in charge of quality assurance Hometown: Niagara Falls, N.Y.Years in Service: Nine yearsWhy joined: I joined the Air Force so I could get a quality education and for the chance to serve my country.Family: My family is my father, William; mother, Laurie; brothers
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SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany -- Butchers from Bitburg offered
roasted pork meat at a Beda Market event in 2009. Besides tasting
traditional food items, visitors can expect to see crafts made by local
craftsmen, classic vehicles and much more. This year's event will take place
March 15-17. Stores will open from 1-6 p.m. March 17, which is a Sunday.
(U.S. Air Force photo by Iris Reiff/Released)
‘Bier city’ of Bitburg holds annual Beda market
For the 34th time in history, the Bitburg annual Beda market will open its doors to visitors from all over the Eifel area, the Trier region and the country of Luxembourg, March 15-17. If weather permits, about 80,000 people are expected to arrive for this year's event at which more than 150 exhibitors will present their products and services. Among
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Default Air Force Logo Tuition assistance available in face of Air Force suspension
The U.S. Air Force suspended military tuition assistance March 11 due to ongoing Defense Department budget cuts.As of now, the branch will no longer accept any new financial-aid requests from Airmen who need help paying for college."All is not lost here, and how (Airmen) approach this is important," said Chief Master Sgt. Matthew Grengs, 52nd
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SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Aaron Ptacek, 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron, shoots a basket during a basketball game inside the Skelton Memorial Fitness Center Dec. 19, 2012. Playoffs for intramural basketball will begin in February 2013. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gustavo Castillo/Released) FSS stomps EMS at intramural basketball

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WITTLICH, Germany – Lucy, the daughter of U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Cameron and Jessica Lyman, was Wittlich Hospital’s 600th newborn delivered in 2012. According to doctors at the hospital, the milestone signifies a slow, yet steady, increase in American births at the hospital. (Courtesy photo/Released) Wittlich Hospital delivers this year's 600th newborn
U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Cameron and Jessica Lyman welcomed their third child into the world Dec. 10 at 09:50 a.m. at the Verbund-Krankenhaus Bernkastel-Wittlich.As they celebrated the birth of their daughter, Lucy, the hospital also celebrated the 600th newborn delivered this year.This milestone signifies a slow, yet steady increase in
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Default Air Force Logo Pearl Harbor: Air Force legacy on day that would 'live on in infamy'
"It was the first time I had ever seen a plunging dive bomber and it was an awesome sight. Nothing in warfare is more frightening," said Pvt. Wilfred D. Burke, 72d Pursuit Squadron, Wheeler Field, whose experience in the attacks on Pearl Harbor are recorded in "7 December 1941: The Air Force Story" compiled by the Pacific Air Forces Office of
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SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – The Spangdahlem Musikverein band plays holiday songs during the Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony Nov. 29, 2012. The band entertains the audience before and after the tree lighting ceremony annually. More than 200 community members joined together to celebrate the upcoming holiday season. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dillon Davis/Released) Tree lighting ceremony marks holiday season

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SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. William Wardell, 52nd Operations Group superintendent from Brick, N.J., serves a plate of vegetables to Capt. Kirsten Nicholls, 52nd Force Support Squadron Military Personnel Section chief from Palmdale, Calif., during the Thanksgiving meal inside the Mosel Hall Dining Facility Nov. 22, 2012. The facility hosted a holiday meal that allowed more than 200 Airmen and family members to enjoy a traditional meal served by leaders from around the base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dillon Davis/Released) Leaders serve at Thanksgiving meal

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SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Keith Lux, 52nd Medical Support Squadron and native of Buffalo, N.Y., poses with his daughter, Cameron, in front of an 11-foot wampa, or ice yeti from the Star Wars universe, during the Spangdahlem Science Fiction Convention Nov. 3, 2012. The wampa made an appearance as part of the 501st Legion, an organization that promotes interest in Star Wars through costumed charity and volunteer work. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Daryl Knee/Released) Make it so: Sabers geek out at SciFi Con

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BITBURG ANNEX, Germany – Bitburg Baron senior Corey Evans, from Tampa, Fla., dodges Hohenfels Tigers defenders in the first quarter at Rik Carr Field Oct. 27, 2012. Evans rushed for 185 yards and scored two touchdowns before leaving the game in the second quarter with an ankle injury. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nathanael Callon/Released) Barons hopeful for championship game
Editor's note: American Forces Network Europe will air the championship game between the Bitburg Barons and the Naples Wildcats on the Pentagon Channel Nov. 3. Live coverage begins at noon CET.The Bitburg Barons defeated the Hohenfels Tigers 56-14 in Bitburg's final home football game of the season at Rik Carr Field Oct. 27.The Barons' decisive
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