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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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  • Setting up your home

    Upon arrival, most, if not all newcomers will stay at a Temporary Lodging Facility (TLF) until they move into their new homes.  Newcomers can move into their homes even without their household goods by using loaner furniture from the Spangdahlem Furnishings Management Office. Click here for more

  • Shipping your Stuff

    When you're deciding which personal items to ship to Germany, your local traffic management office should be the first stop after you receive orders. The staff at TMO has lists of weight allowances for household goods and items that can and cannot be shipped. The Eifel is a full Joint Federal Travel

  • Spangdahlem Phone Listing

    Welcome to Spangdahlem Online Directory. We hope the phone numbers provided below will assist you in your search for information.AAFES Customer Service  06565-9345125AFN (American Forces Network)  452-1051Airman & Family Readiness Center 452-6422Airman's Attic  452-1840 Alterations 

  • Special Use of Airspace (sUAS)

    Flights are not authorized within 1.5 km of Spangdahlem Air Base unless proper coordination has occurred between the operator and 52 OSS/SFS. Operators must submit the request form in order to coordinate flights within the 1.5 km radius zone.Simply applying for an unlock code from the DJI app DOES

  • Sponsor Program

    Make sure you contact your gaining unit so a sponsor can be assigned to you.No matter how many times you've moved, or even if you've been to Spangdahlem before, you need to contact your sponsor. They can help make sure you're aware of current pre-arrival requirements, in-processing details and other

  • Spouse Information

    If you're a spouse headed to Spangdahlem, welcome! We have a number of programs to support you and help ease your transition into a great tour in Germany.If you've been "married to the military" for less than five years, make sure you register for Heart Link at the Airman & Family Readiness Center

  • St. Elisabeth Krankenhaus

    The St. Elisabeth Krankenhaus is located at Koblenzer strasse 91, Wittlich, Germany. The St. Elisabeth Krankenhaus offers 24/7 Emergency Services. It can treat a wide range of trauma, surgical, internal medicine, OB/GYN, and pediatric emergencies (maintains a pediatrics ward with pediatrician on


    The legal status of Americans stationed in Germany is governed by special international agreements including the NATO Status of Forces Agreement. People stationed at overseas bases or posts must remember German laws apply to them, too. To protect yourself, know what rights you have as an American.

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