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  • Bitburg Annex returned to German Government

    Airmen and community members gathered together at Bitburg Annex to celebrate the transition, reminisce about the past, and look forward to the future at Spangdahlem AB.
  • Propulsion Flight Moves Towards Innovation

    Airmen at the 52nd Maintenance Squadron propulsion flight keeps the flying mission going for Spangdahlem Air Base, Aviano Air Base, and various operations around the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility. They are the sole F110 centralized repair facility in all of U.S. Air Forces in Europe -Air Forces Africa major command.
  • 52nd SFS receives combatives training

    Spangdahlem Airmen from the 52nd Security Forces Squadron warm up with a run during Security Forcescombatives training at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Oct. 24, 2017. The training is conducted Air Force wideand meant to keep Security Forces members current with hand-to-hand combat techniques. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Preston Cherry)
  • Spangdahlem ramps up flying schedule

    SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany -- The 52nd Fighter Wing conducted a wing-wide sortie surge exercise at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Oct. 23-26, 2017.
  • 52nd MXS holds AMMO Rally bomb build

    Master Sgt. Ruben Ayala, left, 52nd Contracting Squadron contracting officer, and Master Sgt. Jason Riter, right, 52nd Maintenance Group First Sgt., work together to build an inert bomb while participating in the 52nd Maintenance Squadron AMMO Rally at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Oct. 20, 2017. Airman from varies career fields competed for best
  • 52 CES, MDOS train together to save lives

    U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Robert Jones, 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, extracts Karsten Kurtze, 52nd CES Spangdahlem fire and emergency services, during a simulated vehicle accident on Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Oct. 19, 2017. Airmen from the 52nd CES and 52nd Medical Operations Support Squadron train together to practice and
  • Saber Nation is mad with innovation

    The 52nd Fighter Wing is coming off a fresh win from the 2017 United States Air Forces Europe Innovation Madness competition and show no signs of slowing down.Throughout the wing and its seven geographically separated units, innovation has run rampant. With the downsizing of the Air Force in recent years and budget cuts, Airmen are learning to work
  • Pitsenbarger ALS Class 17-G Graduation

    Airman Leadership School is a five weeklong Air Force program designed to develop Airmen into effective front-line supervisors. It is the first Professional Military Education that enlisted Air Force members encounter.Congratulations to the graduates of Class 17-F as well as the award winners:Award Winners:The John L. Levitow Award: SSgt. Zachariah
  • Sabers Honor WWII Veterans

    Pvt. (Sep.) Hurbert William Ridyard, U.S. Army 94th Infantry Division during World War II, pays his respects while attending a memorial ceremony at the Luxembourg American Cemetery, Luxembourg City, Oct. 5, 2017. The Spangdahlem Air Base Honor Guard participated in a memorial ceremony to honor WWII service members. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff
  • The best never rest: 480th Fighter Squadron, pilot win top USAFE honors

    Spangdahlem’s own 480th Fighter Squadron was awarded the U.S. Air Forces in Europe Commander’s Trophy for Outstanding Fighter Squadron on Sept 13, 2017. The “Warhawks” have come out on top among all other USAFE fighter wings in such areas as aircrew training, ground/flying safety and direct operations support. Not only did the Warhawks take home