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  • 52nd MXG host ACE course

    Airmen from the 52nd Fighter Wing received training from the 52nd Maintenance Group on F-16 Fighting Falcon launch, recovery, refueling and servicing at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Nov. 30 through Dec. 11, 2020.
  • COVID-19 vaccine discussed during 52nd MDG table-top exercise

    Members from the 52nd Medical Group came together for a table-top exercise regarding the plan for COVID-19 vaccine disbursement at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, December 1, 2020.
  • Spangdahlem Flight Commander Leadership Course inspires courageous leaders

    Twenty Company Grade Officers, Senior Non-Commissioned Officers and civilians participated in a Flight Commander’s Leadership Course at Spangdahlem Air Base Dec. 1-3, 2020. The purpose of the course is to provide an orientation to critical leadership skills and drive individual leadership growth through self-reflection and assessment. “The goal is
  • Fighting Falcons soar at sunset

    A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon assigned to the 480th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron lands Al Dhafra Air Base, United Arab Emirates, Dec. 2, 2020. The F-16 is highly maneuverable in air-to-air combat and air-to-surface attack while providing a low-cost, high-performance weapon system for the U.S. and allied nations. (U.S. Air Force photo by
  • 480th EFS assists with MAAS certification

    Members assigned to the 386th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron electrical power production unit and fire department partnered with the 407th Expeditionary Operations Support Squadron and the 386th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron to perform a Mobile Aircraft Arresting System certification for an F-16 Fighting Falcon assigned to the 480th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron. MAAS certification enables ASAB airfield units to maintain readiness for safe fighter aircraft diverts to the runway.
  • Sabers conclude base readiness exercise

    The 52nd Fighter Wing hosted a readiness exercise here November 16-20, testing the base population’s response to a variety of potential scenarios.
  • Saber Nation wages war on cold conditions

    With winter approaching fast, Airmen from the 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron and 726th Air Mobility Squadron are making sure Saber Nation is prepared for what’s ahead. On Nov. 11, 2020, the 726th AMS and the 52nd CES held a “Snow and Ice Parade” to demonstrate Spangdahlem’s snow and ice removal capabilities. The annual “parade” was held for