Monthly Archives: February 2014

Sabers party up in Bitburg for Fashing

How do you explain “Mardi Gras” or “Halloween” to people who know nothing about it? Stumped on the “we just dress up and throw beads” or “we beg strangers for candy or threaten them with tricks” parts? Now try explaining … Continue reading

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Choose respect, choose yourself

  Dating — it is fun and exciting. It can also be loving and fulfilling if one finds the right person to be with. What’s not fun or loving is arguing or fighting that escalates into dating violence, especially among … Continue reading

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Oh! Snap! Vol. 5

Greetings everyone! It’s time to showcase what Saber Nation is all about with this week’s Oh! Snap! series. The new commissary’s official groundbreaking took place and so much more! 606 ACS Airmen get the job done on their vehicles during … Continue reading

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Been There, Done That: Diving in the Deep

So we got our traveling toes a little damp in Bitburg, but this week we decided it was time to jump in the deep end. And boy, do I mean deep. Thirty-three feet to be exact. If you’ve ever so … Continue reading

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Saber Airmen and German Leaders conduct forum

Yesterday, a bunch of people held a meeting in a conference room on base… That doesn’t sound very exciting or new, and it makes for a very boring lead sentence. However, this wasn’t just a gathering of a local bridge … Continue reading

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Celebrate our chief executives with some trivia!

As Monday is Presidents Day, many freedom-loving Americans will be celebrating the day in the appropriate manner: baking White House-shaped cakes and hiding “Oval Office eggs” for egg hunts while children dress up as their favorite presidents and go house-to-house … Continue reading

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‘Building partnership’ is music to our ears

Many people join their nation’s military to keep their country safe and preserve their way of life. In doing so, they may serve as pilots flying on aircraft through enemy territory, technicians ensuring logistical and intelligence delivery gets to the … Continue reading

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Fostering the Elite

Professionals. The best of the best. The elite. These are all terms that come to mind when thinking about the 52nd Fighter Wing Honor Guard. But what exactly does the honor guard do? “The honor guard is a direct link … Continue reading

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SecDef visits Av-Det, applauds Airmen for commitment to U.S.-Poland partnership

The snow, wind and cold could not bring down the excitement had by U.S. and Polish Airmen at Powidz Air Base on Jan. 31, 2014. The U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel was coming to town to visit with Aviation … Continue reading

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Oh! Snap! Vol. 4

Greetings everyone! It’s time to showcase what Saber Nation is all about with this week’s Oh! Snap! series. Our Saber leadership did some traveling this past week to Italy and Poland; and some even received a visit from our very … Continue reading

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