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  • 52nd DS helps simplify off-base dental care

    Big changes are coming soon to the 52nd Medical Group here. Although the dental squadron is committed to the highest levels of care for all the members of the 52nd Fighter Wing, the upcoming deployments, facility modifications and personnel changes will likely have an impact on the amount of care we offer to non-active duty beneficiaries. We look
  • 52nd MDG welcomes AAAHC

    The Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc. will conduct an accreditation survey of the 52nd Medical Group May 8-10. The survey will be used to evaluate the organization's compliance with AAAHC standards for ambulatory health care and to determine if accreditation should be awarded to, or retained by, the organization. The 52nd
  • Spangdahlem AB celebrates Earth Day

    April 22, 2007 marks the 37th anniversary of the largest secular, nonreligious holiday in the world -- Earth Day. The first Earth Days were celebrated in 1970. Yes, that is right, Earth Days, there are two Earth Days celebrated each year. The first official Earth Day was celebrated March 21, 1970, and intended to be a global holiday to celebrate
  • CMSAF visits Spangdahlem AB

    Spangdahlem Airmen had the unique opportunity to meet with the Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force April 13 during an Airman's Call here. Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Rodney J. McKinley traveled to Spangdahlem as part of his initial tour of bases under the U.S. Forces in Europe command. During this tour he made a point to spend time
  • BHS memorializes former student

    Members of Spangdahlem Air Base gathered to honor a fallen Operations Iraqi Freedom Airmen with local ties to the Bitburg High School April 5. Maj. Troy "Trojan" Gilbert graduated from BHS in 1989 feeling a need to serve his country. Upon graduation he left Germany to attend Texas Tech University and pursue his dream of becoming an Air Force
  • Eifel Mountain Golf Course staff re-opens club house

    The Eifel Mountain Golf Course staff re-opened the Club House doors Tuesday showing off the new and improved dining area. The $200,000 renovation expanded the sitting area, snack bar, kitchen and pro shop. "The golf course renovation was badly needed; it was dark, dingy and just plain old and small," said Alice Fields, 52nd Services Squadron
  • Spang enlisted heritage committee contributes display, history

    The Parish Enlisted Heritage Room at the U.S. Air Forces in Europe Headquarters building at Ramstein Air Base recently received a new addition to its already historical collection of displays and artifacts. The 52nd Fighter Wing Enlisted Heritage Committee delivered a custom-made glass and oak curio case to the enlisted heritage room March 29 as
  • Sabers exceed AFAF goal

    Sabers have rallied together to support the Air Force Assistance Fund exceeding the base's donation goal of $85,558 and giving more than $114,000. At week three of the six-week campaign, Sabers had already donated enough to surpass the established donation goal. "I am extremely impressed by the generosity and passion members of Spangdahlem have