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Featured Fact Sheet:  USAFE

U.S. Air Forces in Europe, with headquarters at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, is a major command of the U.S. Air Force. It is also the air component of the U.S. European Command, a Department of Defense unified command.
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RUFit Physical Fitness

Spangdahlem Health Promotions (formerly the HAWC)
Telephone: DSN: 452-7385; Commercial: 06565-61-7385
Hours: 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday

Provides health promotion services designed to promote a healthier lifestyle, enhance personal performance and effectiveness as well as reduce preventable illness and injuries. Services include tobacco cessation; general nutrition information for individuals and in group formats and cooking demonstrations.

Nutrition Program Services Description
Better Body, Better Life: Proper nutrition is paramount to overall health and performance. This is a 4-class series, 60 minutes per class, and will teach nutrition principles to include “Better Nutrition,” “Better Carbs,” “Better Choices,” and “Better Planning.”  This class is ideal for someone looking for general nutrition information and/or tips for better meal planning.  To enroll, please call central appointments, 452-8333, select option 1 and listen for “nutritional medicine.”

Individual Nutrition Education: Would you like to improve your nutrition lifestyle to lessen your chances of developing a chronic disease or to help in the treatment of an existing diagnosis? We are happy to meet with you one-on-one for diagnoses, including high blood pressure, high cholesterol, food allergies, diabetes or pre-diabetes, and cancer.  To schedule an appointment, please call central appointments, 452-8333, select option 1 and listen for “nutritional medicine.”

Foodie Fridays: Every THIRD Friday from 1130-1230 is “Foodie Friday,” a FREE cooking demonstration and tasting in the Health Promotions Kitchen. A guest chef from the base community will show you how to prepare a colorful and delicious recipe from our kitchen to yours!  No pre-registration required!

Guest Speaker for Commander's Call/Private Organizations: We want to bring the information to YOU; our favorite place to speak with the Saber Community is at your established meeting place! Please provide at least 3 weeks' notice and the topic you would like to discuss. These speaking engagements can range from 10 minutes to an hour- we can tailor the discussion to meet your needs!

Free Cookbooks/Recipes and Patient Resources
Free cookbooks that include recipes that are budget friendly, kid friendly, and

MillionHearts contains many FREE heart-healthy recipes.  There are also calorie-based 4-week meal plans with shopping lists and recipes.

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics offers articles, tips and videos on healthy eating and nutrition

Tobacco Cessation Program Services Description
Tobacco Cessation Appointments: Thinking about quitting? Worried about cravings, weight gain, or dealing with stress once you're tobacco free? Stop worrying and give us a call! We have all the resources you need to be successful. Come in for a flexible one on one consultation. For more information, call us at 4527385.

52nd Fighter Wing

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Mission: Deliver Airpower options to deter and combat aggression.

The 52nd FW maintains, deploys and employs F-16CM Fighting Falcons in support of NATO and the national defense directives.

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Wing History

Base history

   Spangdahlem AB and the 52nd Fighter Wing have a rich history. The wing has seen many people and aircraft come and go throughout the years, but one thing remains the same. The 52nd has always been prepared to SEEK ATTACK DESTROY.

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   The F-16 Fighting Falcon is a compact, multi-role fighter aircraft. It is highly maneuverable and has proven itself in air-to-air combat and air-to-surface attack. It provides a relatively low-cost, high-performance weapon system for the United States and allied nations.

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Base Personnel

The Public Affairs office is unable to redirect calls or provide phone numbers. If searching for a phone number on base, call the base operator.

Calling from CONUS:
Comm: 011-49-6565-61-1110
DSN: 314-452-1110

Calling from Germany:
Comm: 06565-61-1110
DSN: 314-452-1110