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  • 52nd AMXS Airmen compete in annual load crew competition

    52nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron Airmen prepare to compete in the annual weapons load competition in Hangar One at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Jan. 20, 2016. The top two teams went head-to-head to determine the wing’s best load crew. The winning team’s completion time will be compared to other squadrons in the Major Command to determine the best load crew in United States Air Forces in Europe. Wing winners will be announced at the Maintenance Professional of the Year banquet March 10, 2016. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Preston Cherry)
  • USAFE commander visits Buechel Airmen

    U.S. Air Force Col. Steven Horton, 52nd Fighter Wing vice commander, renders a salute as Gen. Tod Wolters, U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa commander, arrives at Buechel Air Base, Germany, Jan. 19, 2017. Wolters visited Buechel AB as part of a familiarization tour of the geographically separated units throughout the USAFE-AFAFRICA
  • Green Dot social experiment

    Airman 1st Class Ein Odgers, 52nd Logistics Readiness Squadron fuel distribution operator, is coined by Col. Joe McFall, 52nd Fighter Wing commander, for his actions in a Green Dot social experiment at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Jan. 11, 2017. Green Dot has been conducting several scenarios around base to see how individuals will react to the
  • Saber Family is going to the Super Bowl

    A Saber family will be heading to the “Lone Star State” to watch Super Bowl LI live on Feb. 5, after winning the Air Force Clubs’ Football Frenzy contest grand prize package.
  • 4th Quarter Weapons Load Competition

    U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Licinio Monteiro, 52nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron weapons loadcrew member, loads an inert bomb on an F-16 Fighting Falcon during the quarterly weapons loadcompetition in Hangar One at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Jan. 6, 2017. The competitionconsisted of two teams competing against each other to load weapons
  • MFLC: Potential cure for common blues

    People who are feeling down this winter and need that extra “pep in their steps,” can look no further than the Department of Defense’s Military & Family Life Counselor program.
  • Spangdahlem 2016 award winners

     Congratulations to the following 2016 U.S. Air Forces Europe award winners!List recent as of March 6, 20162016 USAFE-AFAFRICA Airfield Operations Award Winners:-- Air Force Outstanding Ground Radar Systems Airman: Senior Airman Charles A. Irwin,52nd OSS, Spandahlem AB, Germany-- Air Force Outstanding Airfield Systems Airman: Senior Airman Joshua
  • U.S. Ambassador to Luxembourg Tours Spangdahlem

    David McKean, U.S. Ambassador to Luxembourg, met with base leadership at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Dec. 20, 2016. This was McKean's first visit to the base, during which he was given a tour of the installation. He met with commanders and supervisors who shared the mission importance, quality of the Airmen, long term development plans and
  • 3rd AF leaders salute Spangdahlem

    The commander and command chief of the 3rd Air Force and 17th Expeditionary Air Force completed their first tour of the 52nd Fighter Wing, Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Dec. 14, 2016.
  • Saint Nicholas celebration

    A boy enjoys a holiday treat during the annual Saint Nicholas celebration, held by the Bitburg Saint Martin school, Dec. 5 in Bitburg. The event included a visit by Saint Nicholas, dances and singing performances by the children as well as a gift presentation by the 52nd Fighter Wing. The celebration was attended by Saint Martin school officials,