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  • AF opens additional TERA, VSP windows

    The Air Force will open two new fiscal year 2014 force management Temporary Early Retirement Authority application windows, and a new voluntary separation pay application window, Air Force Personnel Center officials said today.Commonly referred to as the 15-year retirement, TERA eligibility will be based upon the updated matrices posted on myPers,
  • "Explore the Eifel" continues on Spangdahlem

    The 10th Annual Explore the Eifel Adventure kicked off at 9 a.m., April 24 in Club Eifel at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany. Below is a listing of some of the events available for signups:    Saturday, April 26Spangdahlem- Saarburg (Saarburg Sightseeing and leisure fun time) 1:00 p.m. - Departure from Spangdahlem (base theater)2:00 p.m. - Arrival in
  • Spangdahlem's men, women basketball teams earn international titles

    Proximity to other nations and cultures can present a unique opportunity for service members stationed in Europe. A group of basketball players from Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, traveled throughout Germany and Italy to represent the base in a competition against teams from other European bases.The men's and women's varsity basketball teams
  • Base to host Explore the Eifel information, adventure fair

    The 10th anniversary of the Explore the Eifel information and adventure fair takes place 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., April 24, 2014, in Club Eifel at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany.The fair is an alternate-duty location and includes information booths, live demonstrations and shows, and activities geared toward sharing German culture and local sites to the
  • USAFE volleyball teams compete in multi-national event

    The men's and women's U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa volleyball teams competed in the Headquarters Allied Air Command Inter-Nation Sports Programme Volleyball Championships in Amsterdam, March 25 - 27, 2014. The tournament brought together six NATO countries for a little friendly competition. The competition aims to reinforce the
  • Super Saber Performer

    Name: Airman 1st Class Trevor CaldwellUnit: 726 Air Mobility SquadronDuty title: Aircraft services specialistHometown: Brandon, Fla.Years in Service: 2 yearsWhy joined: I joined the Air Force in order to better myself. I wanted to be part of something bigger and have the opportunity to pursue further education.Family: I am single. My family
  • Diamond Sharp returns to Spangdahlem

    Recognition for a job well done can let Airmen know they are appreciated. Seventeen Airmen received a certificate and coin during a Diamond Sharp Award ceremony at Club Eifel at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, March 31, 2014. First sergeants award the Diamond Sharp recognition on a quarterly basis to two Airmen within their squadrons. The award's
  • Maintainers celebrate 2013 MPOY

    The 2013 Maintenance Professional of the Year banquet took place March 28, 2014. The banquet allowed the 52nd Maintenance Group leaders to recognize Spangdahlem's top maintainers of the year. To view more photos, click on our Flickr link.