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Been there, Done that: Venice

Venice — the Queen of the Adriatic! Some people also refer to it as the “City of Bridges” because the city is surrounded by water. No matter what nickname this great city goes by, it definitely warrants a place on … Continue reading

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Oh! Snap! Vol. 12

Good morning Saber Nation! It’s hard to believe a month has gone by since our last edition of Oh! Snap! It is as they say, time flies when you’re having fun. And Saber Nation has been doing just that, having … Continue reading

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Oh Snap! Vol. 11

Greetings Saber Nation and welcome to another edition of Oh! Snap! We gathered the best photos of the month that captured the hard work our Spangdahlem Airmen do on a daily basis. Check out the accomplishments you’ve made this month … Continue reading

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‘Let me take a selfie’: World Cup style

GOALLL!!!! Cheering, frustration, gripes and grumbles followed the German goal. Everyone’s eyes were glued to the TV screens with the sound of the game pumping, people were gasping in excitement at every attempt on the goal, and I thought to … Continue reading

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Proudly serving: Spangdahlem celebrates LGBT Pride Month

As the Department of Defense recognizes Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month for the first time in its history, Spangdahlem Airmen have worked hard to ensure those within the LGBT community are celebrated for their diversity and service. In … Continue reading

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It’s all about perspective: 480th pilot shares personal cancer story

Editor’s Note: U.S. Air Force Maj. Bradley Sullivan is a pilot with the 480th Fighter Squadron, Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany. In January 2009, my life abruptly arrived at a fork in the road. While my squadron was making final preparations … Continue reading

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Been There, Done That: Berlin

(Graffiti decorates what remains of this section of the wall in East Berlin) At first glance of the huge and vastly modern city of Berlin, it is hard to believe that less than 25 years ago it was divided. My … Continue reading

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Comic Con: It was a MARVEL-US adventure

It’s pretty easy to fall prey to the grind of everyday life in the military. But the Club Eifel at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, recently offered Airmen and their families a chance to break out of the routine with some … Continue reading

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Been There, Done That: Dive Malta

I have finally graduated from the kiddy pool to the open waters of the Mediterranean! My most recent adventure took me to the waters of Gozo, Malta, on a diving vacation befitting a count. Gozo and its surrounding islands have been featured … Continue reading

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An Airman never quits: her road to fitness

Tim Allen said in a movie once “never give up, never surrender.” For an Airman, that statement holds true to the Air Force core values. Staff Sgt. India Smith, a 372nd Training Squadron Detachment 17 NCO in charge of knowledge … Continue reading

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