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  • 52nd Civil Engineer Airmen enhance ACE skillset, attend Silver Flag training course

    RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany -- The 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron participated in a modified Silver Flag training course May 13-14 to enhance their Airmen’s Agile Combat Employment capabilities.
  • 52nd FW Airman improves AGE driving time on flightline

    Across the U.S. Air Force, Airmen have been encouraged to think of new ways to improve old processes and ideas. For Senior Airman Ryan Amador, 52nd Maintenance Squadron Air Force repair enhancement program technician, the need for a more efficient entry control point for aerospace ground equipment drivers proved pivotal to his daily work life.
  • Spangdahlem puts ACE concept into practice; tests forward deployed capabilities

    Airmen from the 52nd Fighter Wing conducted an Agile Combat Employment exercise here, Jan. 14, 2020, to deter adversaries and ensure readiness for any short-notice threat.
  • Airmen shoot for Excellence in Competition badge

    More than 125 contestants competed for top shot at the Excellence in Competition M4 shooting event hosted by the 52nd Security Forces Squadron combat arms at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Oct. 1-4, 2018.
  • US/Romanians train to strengthen NATO alliance

    Airmen from the 159th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron are conducting training in Romania as part of the European Theater Security Package, a rotational deployment meant to ensure regional stability and increase interoperability with NATO allies.  The unit arrived in Romania in late June from Jacksonville, Fla., and has been flying the F-15C Eagle
  • Cadets visit Spangdahlem

    Cadet 2nd Class Preston Roche, Air Force Academy student, talks with a pilot from the 480th Fighter Squadron at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, July 5, 2017. The cadets visited several different squadrons around base to help give them a better understanding of the operational Air Force and help them decide on career paths available to them. (U.S.
  • US partners with Poland, Estonia for Exercise Spring Storm 2016

    U.S. and Polish air forces deployed F-15C Eagles, Su-22 Fitters, personnel and equipment to Ämari Air Base, Estonia, May 4, to conduct air training with the Estonian Defense Force in support of exercise Spring Storm 2016.The exercise is held at the invitation of the Estonian government, with the goal of improving allied air operations and
  • Spangdahlem supports POTUS visit to EUCOM theater

    The 726th Air Mobility Squadron recently supported a large C-17 Globemaster III cargo aircraft stage operation in support of the President of the United States' visit to Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom and Germany. The 726th AMS and 52nd Fighter Wing supported over 50 C-17 arrival and departures throughout a two and half week period in April. Serving
  • 606th ACS departs for multiple combat operations

    Members of the 606th Air Control Squadron departed for Southwest Asia for the next several months in support of multiple operations including Operation Inherent Resolve and Operation Freedom Sentinel.The 606th ACS is a self-sustaining squadron consisting of maintenance, supply and approximately 21 other Air Force specialties. The unit continues to
  • 480th FS deploys in support of Operation Inherent Resolve

    Members of the 480th Fighter Squadron and 480th Aircraft Maintenance Unit bid farewell to their families as they deployed to Southwest Asia April 7, 2016.The squadron, which flies F-16 Fighting Falcons, will provide close air support and dynamic targeting operations in support of Operation Inherent Resolve."It's exciting," said Lt. Col. Timothy