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U.S. Army Europe and Africa Press Releases & Media Advisories


Here you will find the most current press releases and media advisories from U.S. Army Europe and Africa and our units. 

For pre-2018 press releases and media advisories visit our Pre-2018 Archives.

For questions or more information about any of the items listed, visit the Public Affairs Office page or email our Media Desk.

All releases and advisories since 2018
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U.S. forces redeploy as DEFENDER-Europe 21 concludes
By | June 21, 2021
U.S. forces are in the process of redeploying to the United States as DEFENDER-Europe 21 activities across Europe come to a close...

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Media Advisory - US Army, French Army General Officers complete historic tour
By | June 17, 2021
The 3rd Infantry Division will host a telephonic media round table with MG Hubert Cottereau and Brig Gen.Todd Wasmund about their experiences as the first officers to participate in a historic exchange and serve as deputy...

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Media Advisory - HQ MNC-SE hosts final Defender-Europe 21 Media Opportunity
By | June 11, 2021
Between June 10-14, about 400 soldiers belonging to the Command of the Southeast Multinational Corps, the 46th Support Regiment, the Allied Rapid Reaction Corps in Great Britain, the V Corps of the US Army Europe and Africa,

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Community notification for U.S. Army equipment movements through Slovakia for DEFENDER-Europe 21
By | June 9, 2021
From June 12 to 16, military equipment and Soldiers of the U.S. Army 2nd Cavalry Regiment are scheduled for movements thru Slovakia. The unit is returning from Hungary, where it participated in exercise Saber Guardian 21, to...

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Community notification for U.S. Army equipment movements in Hungary for DEFENDER-Europe 21
By | June 9, 2021
From June 12 to 15, military equipment and Soldiers of the U.S. Army 2nd Cavalry Regiment are scheduled for movements thru Hungary as they return from participating in Saber Guardian 21 to their home station in Vilseck,...

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Community notification for U.S. Army equipment movements through the Czech Republic for DEFENDER-Europe 21
By | June 9, 2021
From June 13 to 17, military equipment and Soldiers of the U.S. Army 2nd Cavalry Regiment are scheduled for movements thru the Czech Republic. The unit is returning from Hungary, where it participated in exercise Saber...

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Press Release - ‘Fires Shock’ series of artillery exercises concludes with live fire in Norway
By | June 7, 2021
The 41st Field Artillery Brigade will take part in Norwegian Exercise Thunderbolt, the final live fire of this series of exercises, in Setermoen, Norway, June 10, to conclude Fires Shock...

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Press Release - New US Army unit takes EFP mission, port operations begin in Denmark
By | June 4, 2021
The U.S. Army National Guard’s 81st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, based in Seattle, is U.S. Army Europe and Africa’s ninth rotation deployed in support of NATO’s Enhanced Forward Presence...

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PRESS RELEASE - V Corps to Participate in DEFENDER-Europe 21
By | June 3, 2021
V Corps Soldiers will participate in DEFENDER-Europe 21 beginning June 7, 2021, from both Fort Knox, Kentucky and Grafenwoehr, Germany...

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Media Advisory – Upcoming DEFENDER-Europe 21 media opportunities in Romania
By | June 2, 2021
U.S. Army Europe and Africa invites members of the press to participate in upcoming scheduled media events for DEFENDER-Europe 21, June 2 – 9...

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Press Release - Statement regarding incident in Cheshnegirovo
By | June 1, 2021
On May 28, 2021, the U.S. Embassy in Bulgaria learned of an incident that occurred during a military training exercise in Cheshnegirovo. As part of Exercise Swift Response 21, between May 10-14, U.S. soldiers assigned to the...

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Press Release - US Army Europe and Africa commanding general visits DEFENDER-Europe 21 host nations
By | June 1, 2021
U.S. Army Europe and Africa’s Commanding General visited southern Europe and the Balkans May 21-27, to meet with military and government officials and U.S. embassy country teams supporting DEFENDER-Europe 21...

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Media Advisory – Upcoming DEFENDER-Europe 21 media opportunities in Bulgaria, Croatia, Germany, North Macedonia
By | May 26, 2021
U.S. Army Europe and Africa invites members of the press to participate in upcoming scheduled media events for DEFENDER-Europe 21, May 27 – June 3...

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Community notification for U.S. Army equipment movements in Hungary for DEFENDER-Europe 21
By | May 24, 2021
From May 25 to 27, military equipment and Soldiers of the U.S. Army 2nd Cavalry Regiment are scheduled for movements in Hungary. The unit is departing from its home station in Vilseck, Germany to training areas in Hungary...

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Community notification for U.S. Army equipment movements through Slovakia for DEFENDER-Europe 21
By | May 23, 2021
From May 24 to 26, military equipment and Soldiers of the U.S. Army 2nd Cavalry Regiment are scheduled for movements thru Slovakia. The unit is departing from its home station in Vilseck, Germany to training areas in Hungary...

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Community notification for U.S. Army equipment movements through the Czech Republic for DEFENDER-Europe 21
By | May 22, 2021
From May 22 to 26, military equipment and Soldiers of the U.S. Army 2nd Cavalry Regiment are scheduled for movements thru the Czech Republic. The unit is departing from its home station in Vilseck, Germany to training areas...

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Press Release - Exercise DEFENDER-Europe 21 DV Day highlights Slovenia’s contributions to peace and security
By | May 20, 2021
Senior political and military leaders from the U.S. and Slovenia came together today to witness live-fire training events as part of Exercise DEFENDER-Europe 21 distinguished visitor day...

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MEDIA ADVISORY - Upcoming Digital Press Briefing on the Virtual 2021 African Land Forces Summit
By | May 20, 2021
May 20 Digital press briefing with Major General Andrew M. Rohling, Deputy Commanding General, U.S. Army Europe and Africa, to discuss the virtual African Land Forces Summit (ALFS), occurring May 19, 2021...

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Media Advisory - Upcoming DEFENDER-Europe 21 media opportunities in Croatia and Slovenia
By | May 19, 2021
U.S. Army Europe and Africa invites members of the press to participate in upcoming scheduled media events for DEFENDER-Europe 21, May 19-27...

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Press Release - U.S. Army equipment movements in Croatia for DEFENDER-Europe 21
By | May 14, 2021
Commercial line haul vehicles carrying U.S. military vehicles and equipment from Romania, including Bradley Fighting Vehicles, will travel through Romania and Hungary before entering Croatia en route to the Main Training Area...

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Press Release - U.S. Army vehicles to convoy through Croatia for DEFENDER-Europe 21
By | May 14, 2021
A convoy of approximately 75 military vehicles and equipment, including Patriot air defense systems, will enter Croatia from Slovenia en route to Zemunik Air Base between May 14-16, 2021...

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Media Advisory – Upcoming DEFENDER-Europe 21 media opportunities in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Germany, North Macedonia
By | May 12, 2021
U.S. Army Europe and Africa invites members of the press to participate in upcoming scheduled media events for DEFENDER-Europe 21, May 12-19...

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Press Release- Dynamic Front 21 to Integrate Multinational Fires Capabilities
By | May 11, 2021
U.S. Army Europe and Africa will conduct Dynamic Front 21 with approximately 1,800 participants from 15 nations, May 3-21, 2021. The live-fire portion of the exercise will take place May 17-21, 2021 in Grafenwoehr Training...

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Media Advisory - Upcoming DEFENDER-Europe 21 events in Bulgaria, Croatia, Estonia, Greece, Hungary, Romania
By | May 5, 2021
U.S. Army Europe and Africa invites members of the press to participate in upcoming scheduled media events for DEFENDER-Europe 21. All events are subject to change and limitations based on the evolving COVID-19 situation...

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Press Release - U.S. and U.K. vessels to deliver 300-plus pieces of military equipment to Croatia’s Gazenica port for the multinational military drill, DEFENDER-Europe 21
By | May 4, 2021
U.S. Naval Ship Yuma and U.K. Vessel Hurst Point will off-load more than 300 pieces of military equipment at Zadar, Croatia’s Gazenica port after ferrying it from Durres, Albania, as part of DEFENDER-Europe 21, May 4-7, 2021...

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Press Release - Defender Europe 21 Opening Ceremony
By | May 4, 2021
Join us live, May 4, 2021 at 0930 CEST for the opening ceremony of Defender Europe 21 in Albania where Gen. Tod Wolters will give remarks...

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Upcoming Telephonic Press Briefing with Brigadier General Christopher R. Norrie and Colonel Daniel George Miller, U.S. Army, and Major General Indrek Sirel, Estonian Defense Force
By | May 4, 2021
MEDIA ADVISORY | Please join us on Wednesday, May 5, for a telephonic press briefing with Brigadier General Christopher R. Norrie and Colonel Daniel George Miller, U.S. Army, and Major General Indrek Sirel, Estonian Defense...

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Press Release: ‘Fires Shock’ series of artillery exercises in Europe, Africa kicks off in Estonia
By | May 3, 2021
WIESBADEN, Germany – U.S. Army Europe and Africa will conduct a series of field artillery exercises called Fires Shock in Europe and Africa from May 5 - June 19...

The First Deputy Minister of Defense for Georgia spoke to U.S. Army Foreign Area Officers from around Europe for the second annual Foreign Area Officers Symposium, April 28 – 30.
Georgian First Deputy Minister of Defense Speaks to Army Foreign Area Officers
By | April 30, 2021
WIESBADEN, Germany — The First Deputy Minister of Defense for Georgia spoke to U.S. Army Foreign Area Officers from around Europe for the second annual Foreign Area Officers Symposium, April 28 – 30...

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Media Advisory – DEFENDER-Europe 21 media opportunities in Albania, Estonia, virtually
By | April 28, 2021
WIESBADEN, Germany – U.S. Army Europe and Africa invites members of the press to participate in upcoming scheduled media events for DEFENDER-Europe 21. All events are subject to change and limitations based on the evolving...

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Cavoli, Rohling travel to West Africa, engage with partner military, government officials
By | April 25, 2021
VICENZA, Italy -- U.S. Army Europe and Africa Commander Gen. Christopher Cavoli and U.S. Army Southern European Task Force, Africa Commander Maj. Gen. Andrew M. Rohling visited West Africa April 19-22, to conduct initial

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Media Advisory - DEFENDER-Europe 21 Activities Open to Media
By | April 23, 2021
WIESBADEN, Germany – U.S. Army Europe and Africa invites members of the press to participate in upcoming scheduled media events...

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Press Release - U.S. Army Europe and Africa to receive two new units and retain three sites
By | April 13, 2021
U.S. Army Europe and Africa will receive two new units in the coming months and retain three sites previously scheduled to be returned to the German government due to growing operational requirements in the European theater...

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Joint Statement of U.S. Army Europe and Africa and the Georgian Ministry of Defense
By | March 18, 2021
As part of the United States’ commitment to strengthening the Georgian Defense Forces (GDF), Gen. Christopher Cavoli, the U.S. Army Europe and Africa Commanding General, made an official visit to Tbilisi.  Minister of Defense...

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Press Release - DEFENDER-Europe 21 activities begin this month, include two dozen nations
By | March 15, 2021
WIESBADEN, Germany – DEFENDER-Europe 21 activities begin this month across Europe and continue through June...

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Community notification for increased flights near Rotterdam
By | March 12, 2021
From March 15 to 19, approximately 35 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Illesheim, Germany, and fly to the port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to the...

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Community notification for increased flights near Wiesbaden und Rhein-Main area
By | March 12, 2021
From March 15 to 19, approximately 35 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Illesheim, Germany, and fly to the port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to the...

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Community notification for increased flights near Eindhoven
By | March 12, 2021
From March 15 to 19, approximately 35 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Illesheim, Germany, and fly to the port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to the...

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Community notification for increased flights near Kaiserslautern and Ramstein
By | March 12, 2021
From March 15 to 19, approximately 35 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Illesheim, Germany, and fly to the port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to the...

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Community notification for increased flights near Heidelberg
By | March 12, 2021
From March 15 to 19, approximately 35 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Illesheim, Germany, and fly to the port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to the...

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Community notification for increased flights near Koblenz
By | March 12, 2021
From March 15 to 19, approximately 35 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Illesheim, Germany, and fly to the port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to the...

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Community notification for increased flights near Mannheim
By | March 12, 2021
From March 15 to 19, approximately 35 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Illesheim, Germany, and fly to the port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to the...

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Community notification for increased flights near Nürnberg
By | March 12, 2021
From March 15 to 19, approximately 35 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Illesheim, Germany, and fly to the port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to the...

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Community notification for increased flights near Mainz-Bingen area
By | March 12, 2021
From March 15 to 19, approximately 35 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Illesheim, Germany, and fly to the port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to the...

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Community notification for increased flights near Würzburg
By | March 12, 2021
From March 15 to 19, approximately 35 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Illesheim, Germany, and fly to the port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to the...

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Community notification for increased flights near Aachen
By | March 12, 2021
From March 15 to 19, approximately 35 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Illesheim, Germany, and fly to the port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to the...

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Community notification for increased flights near Bad Kreuznach
By | March 12, 2021
From March 15 to 19, approximately 35 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Illesheim, Germany, and fly to the port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to the...

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Community notification for increased flights near Ansbach and Illesheim
By | March 12, 2021
From March 15 to 19, approximately 35 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Illesheim, Germany, and fly to the port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to the...

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Community notification for increased flights near Aschaffenburg
By | March 12, 2021
From March 15 to 19, approximately 35 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Illesheim, Germany, and fly to the port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to the...

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Community notification for increased flights near Ludwigshafen
By | March 12, 2021
From March 15 to 19, approximately 35 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Illesheim, Germany, and fly to the port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to the...

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Community notification for increased flights near Presov, Slovakia
By | March 12, 2021
From March 12 to 16, approximately 10 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Mihail Kogălniceanu, Romania, and fly to training areas in Latvia.The Black Hawks belong to the 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st...

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Community notification for increased flights near Bucharest, Sibiu and Satu Mare, Romania
By | March 12, 2021
From March 12 to 16, approximately 10 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Mihail Kogălniceanu, Romania, and fly to training areas in Latvia.The Black Hawks belong to the 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st...

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Community notification for increased flights near Kaunas, Lithuania
By | March 12, 2021
From March 12 to 16, approximately 10 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Mihail Kogălniceanu, Romania, and fly to training areas in Latvia.The Black Hawks belong to the 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st...

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Community notification for increased flights near Krakow, Powidz and Mazury, Poland
By | March 12, 2021
From March 12 to 16, approximately 10 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Mihail Kogălniceanu, Romania, and fly to training areas in Latvia.The Black Hawks belong to the 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st...

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Community notification for increased flights near Lielvarde, Latvia
By | March 12, 2021
From March 12 to 16, approximately 10 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Mihail Kogălniceanu, Romania, and fly to training areas in Latvia.The Black Hawks belong to the 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st...

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Community notification for increased flights near Mihail Kogălniceanu, Romania
By | March 12, 2021
From March 12 to 16, approximately 10 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Mihail Kogălniceanu, Romania and fly to training areas in Latvia.The Black Hawks belong to the 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry...

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Press Release - United States and Kenya strengthen security partnership
By | March 8, 2021
Maj. Gen. Andrew M. Rohling, the U.S. Army Southern European Task Force, Africa commander, visited Kenya March 2-5 on an official tour to broaden and strengthen the security partnership between the United States and Kenya,...

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Community notification for increased flights near Spangdahlem
By | March 4, 2021
From March 8 to 19, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Dunkirk, France, and fly to training areas in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to...

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Community notification for increased flights near Metz-Nancy-Lorraine
By | March 4, 2021
From March 8 to 19, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Dunkirk, France, and fly to training areas in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to...

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Community notification for increased flights near Saarbrücken
By | March 4, 2021
From March 8 to 19, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Dunkirk, France, and fly to training areas in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to...

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Community notification for increased flights near Ludwigshafen
By | March 4, 2021
From March 8 to 19, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Dunkirk, France, and fly to training areas in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to...

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Community notification for increased flights near Mannheim
By | March 4, 2021
From March 8 to 19, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Dunkirk, France, and fly to training areas in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to...

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Community notification for increased flights near Kreis Mainz-Bingen
By | March 4, 2021
From March 8 to 19, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Dunkirk, France, and fly to training areas in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to...

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Community notification for increased flights near Mainz
By | March 4, 2021
From March 8 to 19, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Dunkirk, France, and fly to training areas in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to...

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Community notification for increased flights near Wiesbaden
By | March 4, 2021
From March 8 to 19, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Dunkirk, France, and fly to training areas in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to...

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Community notification for increased flights near Ansbach and Illesheim
By | March 4, 2021
From March 8 to 19, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Dunkirk, France, and fly to training areas in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to...

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Community notification for increased flights near Trier
By | March 4, 2021
From March 8 to 19, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Dunkirk, France, and fly to training areas in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to...

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Community notification for increased flights near Würzburg
By | March 4, 2021
From March 8 to 19, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Dunkirk, France, and fly to training areas in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to...

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Community notification for increased flights near Calais
By | March 4, 2021
From March 8 to 19, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Dunkirk and Calais-Marck, France, and fly to training areas in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk...

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Community notification for increased flights near Bad Kreuznach
By | March 4, 2021
From March 8 to 19, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Dunkirk, France, and fly to training areas in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to...

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Community notification for increased flights near Darmstadt
By | March 4, 2021
From March 8 to 19, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Dunkirk, France, and fly to training areas in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to...

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Community notification for increased flights near Dunkirk
By | March 4, 2021
From March 8 to 19, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Dunkirk and Calais-Marck, France and fly to training areas in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk...

Gen. Christopher Cavoli, the U.S. Army Europe and Africa commanding general, renders a salute during a wreath laying ceremony at the North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial, located near Carthage, Tunisia, Feb. 24, 2021. The ceremony took place during an official visit to Tunis, Tunisia, to meet with U.S. Ambassador Donald Blome and Tunisian partners to reaffirm USAREUR-AF’s and SETAF-Africa’s commitment to security cooperation in North Africa. (Courtesy photo by U.S. Embassy Tunis)
Cavoli, Rohling visit Tunisia, discuss security cooperation with US ambassador, Tunisian partners
By | Feb. 26, 2021
Gen. Christopher Cavoli, accompanied by Maj. Gen. Andrew M. Rohling, discussed security cooperation with U.S. Ambassador Donald Blome and Tunisian partners during an official visit to Tunis, Tunisia.

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MEDIA ADVISORY - French and U.S. Army demonstrate artillery in Canjuers
By | Feb. 23, 2021
The U.S. Army’s 4th Battalion, 319th Airborne Field Artillery Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade, in cooperation with the French 93ème Régiment d'Artillerie de Montagne will conduct the first ever live fire by the U.S. Army in...

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Community notification for increased flights near Alexandroupoli
By | Feb. 23, 2021
From Feb. 24 to March 3, approximately 30 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Alexandroupoli, Greece, and fly to training areas in Romania. The Black Hawks belong to the 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st...

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Community notification for increased flights near Burgas
By | Feb. 23, 2021
From Feb. 24 to March 3, approximately 30 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Alexandroupoli, Greece, and fly to training areas in Romania. The Black Hawks belong to the 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st...

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Community notification for increased flights near Mihail Kogălniceanu
By | Feb. 23, 2021
From Feb. 24 to March 3, approximately 30 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Alexandroupoli, Greece, and fly to training areas in Romania.The Black Hawks belong to the 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry...

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Upcoming Telephonic Briefing with U.S. Army Europe-Africa
By | Feb. 18, 2021
MEDIA ADVISORY | February 23 Briefing with General Christopher G. Cavoli, Commanding General, U.S. Army Europe and Africa and Major General Andrew M. Rohling, Deputy Commanding General, U.S. Army Europe-Africa

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Press Release: Seventh Atlantic Resolve aviation rotation to begin
By | Feb. 16, 2021
The seventh aviation rotation in support of Atlantic Resolve will begin their training efforts in April.The 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, from Fort Riley, Kansas, will replace the 101st Airborne...

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British, U.S. Army leaders hold military discussions
By | Feb. 11, 2021
This week, Army leaders from the United Kingdom, Gen. Sir Mark Carleton-Smith, Chief of the General Staff, and Lt. Gen. Ivan Jones, Commander Field Army, met with Gen. Christopher Cavoli, Commanding General U.S. Army Europe...

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Army announces 1st CAB deployment to Atlantic Resolve
By | Feb. 9, 2021
The U.S. Army announced today that Fort Riley’s 1st Infantry Division Combat Aviation Brigade will replace the 101st Airborne Division’s Combat Aviation Brigade in April 2021. The 1st CAB will serve as U.S. Army

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Press Release - Combined Resolve XV to begin in February
By | Feb. 1, 2021
GRAFENWOEHR, Germany – Approximately 4,700 participants from 10 ally and partner nations are scheduled to participate in Combined Resolve XV at the U.S. Army’s Grafenwoehr and Hohenfels training areas, Feb. 1- Mar. 5, 2021,...

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Press Release - 7ATC Announces Pilot Test of Off-Installation Uniform Policy
By | Jan. 29, 2021
The 7th Army Training Command announced today that it will launch a trial phase allowing uniformed personnel to wear duty uniforms in communities surrounding U.S. Army installations in Bavaria, starting Feb. 15.In...

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Press Release - US Army Europe and Africa commander visits counterparts in France
By | Jan. 25, 2021
This week Gen. Christopher Cavoli, U.S. Army Europe and Africa commanding general, conducted an official visit with our French partners, to include General Thierry Burkhard, Chief of Staff of the French Army, and Lieutenant...

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Press Release - Commander of U.S. Army Europe visited Northern Finland
By | Jan. 14, 2021
General Cavoli familiarised himself with the Arctic training of the Army and the activities of the Border GuardThe Commander of U.S. Army Europe and Africa, General Christopher G. Cavoli visited Finland 10- 12 January...

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Ansbach, Grafenwoehr and Vilseck Army health clinics begin COVID-19 vaccinations
By | Dec. 30, 2020
BAVARIA, Germany -- U.S. Army Health Clinics in Ansbach, Grafenwoehr and Vilseck conducted their first inoculations of healthcare workers with the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine Dec. 28, 2020.The arrival of the Moderna vaccine...

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Soldier death due to COVID-19
By | Dec. 15, 2020
A Soldier assigned to the 44th Expeditionary Signal Battalion, 2nd Theater Signal Brigade in Baumholder, Germany, died Dec. 9, of COVID-19 complications...

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Press Release - SETAF-AF, Djibouti Armed Forces leaders meet, discuss SFAB
By | Dec. 15, 2020
Maj. Gen. Andrew M. Rohling, the U.S. Army Southern European Task Force, Africa commander, visited U.S. Soldiers at Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa on Camp Lemonnier in Djibouti from Nov. 30 to Dec. 2. Rohling also...

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Press Release - Brig. Gen. Wanda N. Williams is selected to command the 7th Mission Support Command, U.S. Army Reserve
By | Dec. 7, 2020
Brig. Gen. Wanda N. Williams will assume command of the 7th Mission Support Command in a ceremony held Tuesday, 8 December 2020, 3 p.m. CET at Panzer Kaserne.As the ninth Commanding General of the 7th Mission Support Command,...

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Media Advisory: Press Briefing on US Army Europe, Africa Consolidation
By | Nov. 25, 2020
Please join us on Thursday, December 3, for a telephonic press briefing with General Christopher G. Cavoli, Lieutenant General John Kolasheski and Major General Andrew M. Rohling. The speakers will discuss recent U.S. Army

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Press Release - US Army Europe, Africa now consolidated
By | Nov. 23, 2020
On Nov. 20, the U.S. Army announced the consolidation of U.S. Army Europe and U.S. Army Africa into a single, four-star-led, Army Service Component Command.The new organization, known as U.S. Army Europe and Africa, will...

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Press Release – Ceremony to establish V Corps Headquarters (Forward)
By | Nov. 19, 2020
The V Corps Headquarters (Forward) will be officially established in Poznań, Poland, during a ceremony tomorrow.V Corps troops began arriving in Poland last month. The headquarters will continue to build capacity throughout...

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Press Release: US Army Europe to conduct exercise Rapid Falcon in Romania
By | Nov. 13, 2020
U.S. Army Europe will deploy two M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems with approximately a dozen personnel to Romania for the live fire exercise Rapid Falcon Nov. 19.The personnel and equipment are from 1st Battalion,...

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Press Release: NATO Missile Firing Installation 2020 to begin in Greece
By | Nov. 9, 2020
NATO Missile Firing Installation (NAMFI) 2020 is a German-led, Greek-hosted multinational air defense live fire exercise taking place Nov. 12-27 in Greece.The exercise includes more than 250 personnel from four...

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Public Advisory: Wings of Destiny Helicopters to train in Greece
By | Oct. 30, 2020
Residents may see large formations of helicopters from the U.S. Army’s 1st Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), as they train around Stefanovikeio, Greece, over the next several...

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Press Release: Latest Atlantic Resolve armored rotation begins arriving this week
By | Oct. 28, 2020
Beginning this week, the 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, from Fort Hood, Texas, arrives in Europe in support of Atlantic Resolve.Soldiers will fly into military and commercial airports in Germany,...

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Press Release: Army announces upcoming 1st ABCT, 1st Cavalry Division, unit rotation
By | Sept. 25, 2020
The Department of the Army announced today the upcoming fall 2020 rotation to Europe of the 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, stationed at Fort Hood, Texas.

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Press Release: Exercise Rapid Trident 20 to be held in September
By | Sept. 14, 2020
Exercise Rapid Trident 20 is an annual U.S. Army Europe multinational training exercise taking place at the International Peacekeeping Security Centre near Yavoriv, Ukraine, Sept. 16-25.The purpose of the exercise is to...

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Media Advisory: Telephonic Press Briefing on Noble Partner
By | Sept. 14, 2020
Join the Brussels Media Hub, September 15, for a briefing with Maj. Gen. Joe Jarrard, U.S. Army Europe Deputy Commanding General for Army National Guard, Maj. Gen. David Tabor, Special Operations Command Europe Commander and...

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Press Release: Edelweiss Lodge and Resort staff test positive for COVID-19
By | Sept. 12, 2020
Several staff members of the Edelweiss Lodge and Resort here have tested positive for COVID-19. As a precaution, additional staff members who had prolonged, direct contact with the positive staff members have also been...

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Press Release:V Corps Headquarters (Forward) in Poland to be located in Poznan
By | Sept. 9, 2020
The city of Poznan will be the location of the U.S. Army V Corps Headquarters (Forward) in Poland.The Department of the Army announced in February the activation of an additional corps headquarters, called Fifth Corps (V...

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Press Release: Exercise Tobruq Legacy 2020 to begin in September, media invited
By | Sept. 8, 2020
Tobruq Legacy 2020 is a multinational air defense exercise that will take place Sept. 12-27, in Lithuania, Germany and Poland.Lithuania will both host and direct the exercise, which includes more than 750 personnel from 10...

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Press Release: Artillery brigade to conduct first live-fire in Estonia, media invited
By | Aug. 31, 2020
U.S. Army Europe’s 41st Field Artillery Brigade will deploy a battery of multiple launch rocket systems for exercise Rail Gunner Rush Sept. 1-10.Conducted with the Estonian Defense Forces in Tapa, Estonia, this is 41st FAB’s...

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Press Release: Armored regiment to conduct training in Lithuania
By | Aug. 28, 2020
The U.S. Army’s 2nd Battalion, 69th Armor Regiment of the 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team from the 3rd Infantry Division will conduct small unit live-fire gunnery exercises from Sept. 3 to Oct. 20, at the Pabrade Training...

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Press Release: Decision Document signed for Katterbach Army Airfield PFAS remediation
By | Aug. 27, 2020
The Decision Document for the remediation of PFAS contamination at Katterbach Army Airfield was signed Aug. 27.Next, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will contract for the design of the hydraulic containment remediation...

Press Release: Exercise Noble Partner 2020 begins
By | Aug. 26, 2020
Approximately 2,800 military members from the nations of France, Georgia, Poland, the United Kingdom and the United States will participate in exercise Noble Partner Sept. 7-18, in Georgia.Noble Partner 20 is a Georgian...

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Press Release: Combined Resolve XIV to be held in September
By | Aug. 26, 2020
Nearly 3,500 participants from eight ally and partner nations will participate in Combined Resolve XIV at the U.S. Army’s Grafenwöhr and Hohenfels training areas Sept. 2-29. The exercise is designed to evaluate and assess the...

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Media Advisory: Media invited to Resolute Castle 2020 closing ceremony
By | Aug. 24, 2020
U.S. Army 15th Engineer Battalion invites members of the press to participate in a media event at 10 a.m., Sept. 8, at the closing ceremony on Camp Karliki.Exercise Resolute Castle 20 is a U.S. Army Europe - led,...

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Press Release: Exercise Resolute Castle 2020 Begins
By | Aug. 11, 2020
Approximately 390 U.S. Soldiers from the 15th Engineer Battalion, 18th Military Police Brigade, will participate in exercise Resolute Castle Aug. 10 – Sept. 3, in Poland.Exercise Resolute Castle 20 is a U.S. Army Europe-led,...

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Press Release: V Corps Headquarters (Forward) Location Announced
By | Aug. 4, 2020
Today the U.S. Army Chief of Staff announced the V Corps Headquarters (Forward) would be located in Poland.Gen. James McConville was on hand to promote Maj. Gen. John Kolasheski, V Corps commanding general, to the rank of...

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Release: Secretary of Defense Statement on Completion of the U.S.-Poland Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement Negotiations
By | Aug. 3, 2020
The United States and Poland have completed negotiations on the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA), building on our existing security cooperation and cementing our long-standing defense partnership.The EDCA...


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Updated: Press Release - Saber Junction 20 to be held in August
By | July 30, 2020
More than 4,000 participants from the U.S. and ally and partner nations will participate in Saber Junction 20 at the U.S. Army’s Grafenwoehr and Hohenfels training areas Aug. 3-27, 2020. Saber Junction 20 is a 7th Army...

News Release: Task Force Illini Takes Command of Joint Multinational Training Group-Ukraine
By | July 30, 2020
Task Force Illini, 33rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Illinois Army National Guard assumed command of the Joint Multinational Training Group-Ukraine (JMTG-U) mission at Collective Training Center – Yavoriv (CTC-Y), Ukraine,...

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Updated: Media Advisory - Media invited to DEFENDER-Europe 20 Phase II events
By | July 27, 2020
Members of the media are invited to participate in two upcoming events in Poland as part of the last training linked to DEFENDER-Europe 20.The first event will take place at the Poznan Airport, July 16. Members of the media...

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Community notification for increased flights near Mihail Kogălniceanu
By | July 23, 2020
From July 24-25, approximately 10 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Alexandroupoli, Greece, and fly to training areas in Romania.The 10 Black Hawk helicopters belong to the 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, who...

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Community notification for increased flights near Burgas
By | July 23, 2020
From July 24-25, approximately 10 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Alexandroupoli, Greece, and fly to training areas in Romania.The 10 Black Hawk helicopters belong to the 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, who...

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Community notification for increased flights near Alexandroupoli
By | July 23, 2020
From July 24-25, approximately 10 U.S. Army helicopters are scheduled to depart from Alexandroupoli, Greece, and fly to training areas in Romania.The 10 Black Hawk helicopters belong to the 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, who...

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Press Release: Troop movements for Saber Junction preparations
By | July 16, 2020
The 173d Airborne Brigade will assemble forces at Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany, July 14 - Aug. 3, to conduct collective live fire, airborne and command post exercises.These training events are necessary to maintain...

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Press Release - 101st CAB takes overs Atlantic Resolve aviation rotation mission
By | July 15, 2020
The 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade, 3rd Infantry Division, will transfer authority of the Atlantic Resolve aviation rotation mission to 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Airborne Division, during a ceremony July 17.The ceremony...

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Press Release - Use of handwritten customs forms for mailing packages set to end Aug. 13
By | July 13, 2020
Originally scheduled to have taken place earlier this year, a significant change to how overseas military postal customers mail packages is about to take effect. Beginning Aug. 13, the United States Postal Service will no...

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Press Release - Armored unit will deploy to Europe for final phase of DEFENDER-Europe 20 linked training
By | July 10, 2020
A U.S.-based combined arms battalion will conduct an Emergency Deployment Readiness Exercise to Europe as part of the final phase of training linked to DEFENDER-Europe 20, July 14 – Aug. 22.This EDRE is a Dynamic Force...

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Community notification for increased flights near Lielvarde
By | July 10, 2020
From July 13 - July 24, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters will depart from La Rochelle, France, and fly to training locations in Germany, Poland and Latvia.Approximately 10 Black Hawk UH-60 helicopters will arrive in...

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Community notification for increased flights near Siauliai
By | July 10, 2020
From July 13 - July 24, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters will depart from La Rochelle, France, and fly to training locations in Germany, Poland and Latvia.Of the 60 aircraft, approximately 10 UH-60 Black Hawk...

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Community notification for increased flights near Modlin
By | July 10, 2020
From July 13 - July 24, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters will depart from La Rochelle, France, and fly to training locations in Germany, Poland and Latvia.Of these 60, approximately 10 UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters will...

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Community notification for increased flights near Powidz
By | July 10, 2020
From July 13 - July 24, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters will depart from La Rochelle, France, and fly to training locations in Germany, Poland and Latvia.Some of these Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters...

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Community notification for increased flights near Dresden
By | July 10, 2020
From July 13 - July 24, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters will depart from La Rochelle, France, and fly to training locations in Germany, Poland and Latvia.Approximately 20 Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk...

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Community notification for increased flights near Illesheim
By | July 10, 2020
From July 13 - July 24, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters will depart from La Rochelle, France, and fly to training locations in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters will refuel...

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Community notification for increased flights near Metz-Nancy
By | July 10, 2020
From July 13 - July 20, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters will depart from La Rochelle, France, and fly to training locations in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters will refuel...

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Community notification for increased flights near Chateauroux
By | July 10, 2020
From July 13 - July 20, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters will depart from La Rochelle, France, and fly to training locations in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters will refuel...

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Community notification for increased flights near Cognac
By | July 10, 2020
From July 13 - July 20, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters will depart from La Rochelle, France, and fly to training locations in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and Black Hawk helicopters will refuel in...

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Community notification for increased flights near La Rochelle
By | July 10, 2020
From July 13 - July 20, approximately 60 U.S. Army helicopters will depart from La Rochelle, France, and fly to training locations in Germany, Poland and Latvia.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters belong to...

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KFOR RC-E Soldier Dies at Camp Novo Selo from a Noncombat-Related Incident
By | July 7, 2020
CAMP BONDSTEEL, Kosovo, July 6– A U.S. Army Soldier, Pfc. Alexander Klass, 20, serving as part of NATO's Kosovo Forces Regional Command-East, assigned to 2nd Battalion 162nd Infantry Regiment, 41st Infantry Brigade Combat...

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Press Release: Airborne training incident with injuries
By | July 2, 2020
Six U.S. Army Soldiers assigned to the 173rd Airborne Brigade and one German emergency responder were injured July 1, during a scheduled airborne training exercise on Grafenwöhr Training Area. During the exercise, several...

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Community Notice: increased flights near Eindoven
By | July 2, 2020
Approximately 70 U.S. Army helicopters will depart from Illesheiem, Germany, from July 1-3 and July 6-7.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 helicopters will refuel in Einhoven en route to the Port of Rotterdam, Netherlands. The...

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Community Notice: increased flights near Rotterdam
By | July 2, 2020
Approximately 70 U.S. Army helicopters will depart from Illesheiem, Germany, from July 1-3 and July 6-7.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 helicopters belong to the U.S. Army 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade, who are departing Europe...

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Community Notice: increased flights near Illesheim
By | July 2, 2020
Approximately 70 U.S. Army helicopters will depart from Illesheiem, Germany, from July 1-3 and July 6-7.The Chinook, Apache and UH-60 helicopters will depart Illesheim en route to the Port of Rotterdam, Netherlands. The...

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Press Release: Black Jack Brigade Relinquishes Authority of Atlantic Resolve Mission
By | June 29, 2020
The 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, from Fort Hood, Texas, will relinquish authority of the Atlantic Resolve mission to 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, from Fort Stewart,...

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Press Release: Sixth Atlantic Resolve armored and aviation rotations set to begin mission
By | June 16, 2020
The sixth armored and aviation rotations in support of Atlantic Resolve are set to begin their training efforts next month.Since April 2014, U.S. Army Europe has led the Department of Defense’s Atlantic Resolve land efforts...

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Press Release: Black Jack is set to return home from nine-month deployment
By | June 12, 2020
The 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division stationed at Fort Hood, Texas will begin to return from a nine-month rotation in Europe on June 16.More than 3,500 Soldiers from the Black Jack Brigade deployed in...

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MEDIA ADVISORY | June 5 Telephonic Press Briefing
By | June 3, 2020
MEDIA ADVISORY | June 5 Briefing with U.S. Army Europe Brigadier General Christopher R. Norrie, Commanding General, 7th Army Training Command; Brigadier General Brett G. Sylvia, Deputy Commanding General-Maneuver, 1st Cavalry...

Commander of 7th Mission Support Command suspended
By | June 3, 2020
KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany -- The commanding general of 7th Mission Support Command, Brig. Gen. Michael Harvey, was suspended June 2, pending the outcome of an investigation.The investigation does not involve criminal activity...

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Press Release: Atlantic Resolve mission command transfers to new unit
By | June 2, 2020
The 1st Cavalry Division Forward assumed command of the U.S. Army’s Atlantic Resolve mission June 1. In a transfer of authority ceremony, 1st Infantry Division Forward relinquished authority for the mission command element of...

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Press Release: Air defense artillery brigade headquarters to deploy to Europe
By | May 27, 2020
The South Carolina Army National Guard’s 678th Air Defense Artillery Brigade headquarters will mobilize and deploy to Europe in June in support of U.S. Army Europe.  The 678th ADA Brigade is the fourth ADA brigade...

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Press Release: 10th AAMDC headed to Latvia for exercise Tobruq Arrows 2020
By | May 22, 2020
10th AAMDC headed to Latvia for exercise Tobruq Arrows 2020RHEINLAND-PFALZ, Germany – U.S. Army Europe’s 10th Army Air and Missile Defense Command will participate in exercise Tobruq Arrows 2020 June 5-15, in Jurmalciems,...

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Press Release: DEFENDER-Europe 20 Plus
By | May 13, 2020
After careful assessment and planning between U.S. Army Europe and the Polish Ministry of Defense, exercise Allied Spirit, a DEFENDER-Europe 20 linked exercise, originally scheduled for May, will take place at Drawsko...

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Press Release: DoDEA Europe School Status
By | May 1, 2020
In direct and close coordination with our senior military partners, the decision was made to keep school buildings closed to students for the remainder of the 2019/2020 school year and to maintain digital teaching and...

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Press Release: Army announces upcoming 1st Cavalry Division Headquarters, unit rotation
By | April 24, 2020
The Department of the Army announced today the 1st Cavalry Division Headquarters stationed at Fort Hood, Texas, will deploy to Europe in support of Atlantic Resolve this summer.The 1st Cavalry Division Headquarters contingent...

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Press Release: Army announces upcoming 2nd ABCT, 3rd Infantry Division, unit rotation
By | April 24, 2020
The Department of the Army announced today the upcoming 2020 rotation to Europe of the 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division stationed at Fort Stewart, Georgia.The 2nd ABCT will replace 2nd Brigade Combat...

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Press Release: Army announces upcoming 101st Airborne Division Combat Aviation Brigade, unit rotation
By | April 24, 2020
The Department of the Army announced today the upcoming 2020 rotation to Europe of the 101st Airborne Division Combat Aviation Brigade stationed at Fort Campbell, Kentucky.The 101st CAB will replace the 3rd Infantry Division...

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Press Release: U.S. Army Civil Affairs Teams delivers medical supplies to Lithuania
By | April 21, 2020
U.S. Army Europe, working in conjunction with the U.S. Embassy Office of Defense Cooperation and the Defense Attaché Office, delivered medical supplies to a Lithuanian state distribution center April 14. The 331st Civil...

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Press Release: Humanitarian Assistance Program support to Italy
By | March 25, 2020
As part of the Defense Security Cooperation Agency's Humanitarian Assistance Program, U.S. Army Europe delivered medical supplies and equipment to support the battle against COVID-19 in the hard-hit Lombardy Region of...

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Exercise Defender-Europe 20 UPDATE
By | March 16, 2020
In response to the current outbreak of the COVID-19 virus and recent guidance by the Secretary of Defense, we have modified exercise Defender-Europe 20 in size and scope. As of March 13, all movement of personnel and...

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U.S. Army Europe Command Sergeant Major visits Commissary to dispel shortage rumors
By | March 16, 2020
U.S. Army Europe Command Sgt. Maj. Robert Abernethy met with Defense Commissary Agency store directors to discuss restocking operations Sunday.Abernethy walked the aisles of the Vogelweh Commissary with Kevin Kegler, the...

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U.S. Army Garrison Italy: Host nation worker being treated for COVID 19
By | March 16, 2020
A civilian host nation employee who works for the U.S. Army Garrison Italy has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, and is being treated at a local hospital.The employee, assigned to the garrison's...

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Press Release: U.S. Army Europe Soldier tests positive for COVID-19
By | March 14, 2020
A Soldier assigned to U.S. Army Europe Headquarters in Wiesbaden, Germany, tested positive for the COVID-19 virus March 13. The Soldier is currently in isolation at his residence.The Army has begun the process of tracing and...

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U.S. European Command: Exercise Defender-Europe 20 Update
By | March 12, 2020
After careful review of the ongoing Defender-Europe 20 exercise activities and in light of the current Coronavirus outbreak, we will modify the exercise by reducing the number of U.S. participants. Activities associated with...

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Press Release: USAG Bavaria identifies first case of coronavirus
By | March 11, 2020
A civilian employee of the U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, or COVID-19. The employee of the garrison's Directorate if Emergency Services and is currently being treated at a host...

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Statement from Hon. Ryan D. McCarthy, Secretary of the Army
By | March 10, 2020
The commander of U.S. Army Europe, along with several staff members, may have been exposed to COVID-19 during a recent conference.  Out of an abundance of caution and following recommended protocols, he and others potentially...

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U.S. Armored unit equipment arrives at the Port of Vlissingen for DEFENDER-Europe 20
By | March 9, 2020
U.S. Army Europe invites members of the press to participate in a media event at 12:30 p.m., March 14 at the Port of Vlissingen in the Netherlands. As DEFENDER-Europe 20 moves into high gear, members of the British 104th...

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Press Release: DEFENDER-Europe 20 - first US troops reach Poland
By | March 2, 2020
On Friday, February the 28th, first two wheeled columns of soldiers and equipment from the US will enter Poland through the Kołbaskowo border crossing. This is the official start of the DEFENDER-Europe 20 exercise in our...

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Media Advisory: Media invited to see coordination centers for DEFENDER-Europe 20
By | Feb. 25, 2020
Germany - U.S. Army Europe invites members of the press to participate in a media event at 9:00 a.m., March 4, at the Regional Movement Coordination Center and the Joint Security Coordination Center on Panzer Kaserne. The...

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Press Release: Upcoming DEFENDER-Europe 20 convoy movements, media opportunity
By | Feb. 25, 2020
Germany - Incoming units participating in DEFENDER-Europe 20 will begin convoy operations originating from the ports of Antwerp, Belgium, and Bremerhaven, Germany, over the next week.During a four to five day period, five...

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Press Release: Free concerts by U.S. Army Europe
By | Feb. 25, 2020
The U.S. Army Europe Rock Band and the NATO SHAPE Rock Band are conducting concerts in Germany, Lithuania and Poland, Feb. 28 – March 12.As a show of goodwill, the U.S. Army Europe will host free rock concerts as part of the...

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Media Advisory: Media invited to Army Prepositioned Stock issue in Zutendaal for DEFENDER-Europe 20
By | Feb. 21, 2020
U.S. Army Europe invites members of the press to participate in a media event at 9:30 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 27 at the Army's Prepositioned Stock in Zutendaal, Belgium.U.S. soldiers participating in the U.S.-led Defender-Europe...

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Press Release: Military post offices to stop accepting handwritten customs forms
By | Feb. 19, 2020
A significant change to how military postal customers overseas may mail packages internationally is coming soon.Clerks at military post offices, including those in Europe, will soon be unable to accept handwritten customs...

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News Release: Precautionary measures taken after improper blood draw procedure
By | Feb. 18, 2020
An improper blood draw technique at our Soldier Medical Readiness Center (SMRC) may have exposed soldiers to the risk of blood-borne infection.During a unit’s Soldier Readiness Processing (SRP) Feb. 11, 2020, the SMRC began...

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Press Release: Commander Suspended
By | Feb. 13, 2020
The Commanding General, Regional Health Command-Europe Commander, Brig. Gen. Ronald Stephens, was suspended February 12, 2020, pending the outcome of an investigation.The investigation does not involve patient care or...

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Media Advisory: First DEFENDER-Europe 20 equipment arrives at the port of Bremerhaven
By | Feb. 13, 2020
U.S. Army Europe invites members of the press to participate in a media event at noon, Feb. 21 at the Port of Bremerhaven, Germany.Track and wheeled vehicles as well as other equipment from 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 3rd...

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Army announces activation of additional corps headquarters
By | Feb. 11, 2020
Army announces activation of additional corps headquartersThe Department of the Army announced today the activation of an additional corps headquarters, called Fifth Corps (V Corps), which will be located at Fort Knox, Ky.The...

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Media Advisory: DEFENDER-Europe 20 Media Events
By | Feb. 7, 2020
U.S. Army Europe invites members of the press to participate in upcoming DEFENDER-Europe 20 media events.  Below you will find a list of major anticipated media events, all of which are still in the planning phase and subject...

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Media Advisory: DEFENDER-Europe 20 Army Prepositioned Stock
By | Feb. 5, 2020
U.S. Army Europe invites members of the press to participate in a media event 2 p.m., Feb. 10, at Coleman Work Site in Mannheim, Germany. Media will have the opportunity to observe the loading and preparations of equipment...

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Press Release: Re-positioning of aircraft
By | Jan. 8, 2020
As previously reported, aircraft are being re-positioned in the U.S. European Command area of responsibility and helicopters arrived in Cyprus today.  This re-positioning of forces is to bolster our security and force...

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Media Advisory: Media invited to discuss upcoming movements through Germany
By | Jan. 6, 2020
Members of the media are invited to attend a press conference to discuss upcoming military movements through Germany for exercise DEFENDER-Europe 20.When: Tuesday, Jan. 14, 1:30 p.m. – 2 p.m.Where: Julius-Leber-Kaserne,...

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Press Release: Citizenship services for overseas military families changing in 2020
By | Dec. 23, 2019
Citizenship services for overseas military members and qualified family members will change in early 2020 with the closure of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Frankfurt Field Office on Jan. 31, 2020.The USCIS will...

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Media Advisory: U.S. Participates in Battle of the Bulge 75 Commemorations
By | Dec. 11, 2019
At the request of the host nations of Belgium and Luxembourg, U.S. troops and equipment in Europe and the U.S. will participate in various events Dec. 13-16, to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge. The...

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Press Release: Dates set for next Strong Europe Tank Challenge
By | Dec. 3, 2019
U.S. Army Europe, the German Bundeswehr, and the Danish Army will co-host the fourth Strong Europe Tank Challenge at Grafenwoehr Training Area, May 31 – June 5, 2020.The Strong Europe Tank Challenge is a training event...

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Press Release: Atlantic Resolve ceremony in Poland
By | Oct. 25, 2019
1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, will transfer authority with 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, during a ceremony Oct. 29, at 2:00 p.m., at the Palac Ksiazecy- Ducal Palace and...

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Media Advisory: Media invited to Atlantic Resolve ceremony in Germany
By | Oct. 25, 2019
1st Combat Aviation Brigade, will transfer authority to 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade, 3rd Infantry Division during a ceremony Nov. 1, at Storck Barracks, Illesheim.The ceremony officially recognizes the start of the fourth...

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Next Atlantic Resolve aviation rotation arriving in Belgium
By | Oct. 11, 2019
U.S. Army Black Hawk, Apache and Chinook helicopters from Fort Stewart, Georgia, are scheduled to arrive Oct. 15, at the port facilities of Zeebrugge, Belgium, by ship to take over the Atlantic Resolve mission.From there,...

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Upcoming movements of U.S. Army equipment for Atlantic Resolve
By | Oct. 11, 2019
The fifth iterations of the Atlantic Resolve armored and aviation rotations will begin arriving in Europe over the next two weeks.The equipment for the next armored rotation – 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry...

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DEFENDER-Europe 20 builds USEUCOM strategic readiness in support of the National Defense Strategy
By | Oct. 7, 2019
U.S. European Command and the Department of the Army announced today the largest deployment of U.S.-based forces to Europe for an exercise in more than 25 years.DEFENDER-Europe 20, and linked activities, will increase...

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Next Atlantic Resolve armored rotation to arrive at the port of Vlissingen
By | Oct. 4, 2019
Tanks, trucks and other equipment are scheduled to arrive at the port of Vlissingen, Netherlands, beginning Oct. 10, as the next U.S. Army armored brigade rotation takes over the Atlantic Resolve mission.Troops and equipment...

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12th Combat Aviation Brigade unexpected landing near Linden
By | Sept. 25, 2019
At approximately 2030 on September 24, an AH-64D Apache Helicopter from the 12th Combat Aviation Brigade (12 CAB) came into contact with some power lines during a routine training flight near the village of Linden,...

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Saber Junction 19 Media Day
By | Sept. 13, 2019
The exercise Saber Junction 19 will take place from 3 to 30 September 2019 at Grafenwoehr Training Area and Hohenfels Training Area.Approximately 5,400 participants from 16 ally and partner nations are participating in the...

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1st Battalion, 6th Field Artillery Battalion set to reactivate
By | Sept. 12, 2019
The 1st Battalion, 6th Field Artillery Battalion, 41st Field Artillery Brigade will activate in a ceremony at 3 p.m. on 19 Sept. at 7th Army Training Command Parade Field on Tower Barracks in Grafenwoehr, Germany.The 1st...

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41st Field Artillery Brigade to receive Multiple Launch Rocket Systems
By | Sept. 11, 2019
The 41st Field Artillery Brigade (41st FAB) will be receiving 16 Multiple Launch Rocket Systems (MLRS) on September 11 at Tower Barracks in Grafenwoehr, Germany.The MLRSs come as part of a larger complement of equipment that...

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Rapid Trident to exercise readiness, interoperability in Ukraine
By | Aug. 26, 2019
Exercise Rapid Trident 2019 will take place Sept. 13-28, at the International Peacekeeping Security Centre near Yavoriv, Ukraine.Rapid Trident is an annual, multinational exercise composed of a computer-assisted command post...

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Press Release: Next Atlantic Resolve armored, aviation rotations announced
By | Aug. 16, 2019
Soldiers with the 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, and 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade, 3rd Infantry Division, are slated to deploy to Europe in mid-October in support of Atlantic Resolve.The incoming...

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THAAD soldiers, system returns to U.S. following European deployment
By | Aug. 9, 2019
Soldiers assigned to the 69th Air Defense Artillery Brigade, 32nd Army Air and Missile Defense Command, a U.S. Army Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) task force, will begin redeployment to Fort Hood, Texas, Friday...

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10th AAMDC changing command, transitioning to one-star
By | July 31, 2019
The 10th Army Air and Missile Defense Command will conduct a change of command ceremony and transition to a one-star command Aug. 7 at 10 a.m. at NCO Field on Daenner Kaserne.During the ceremony, Col. David E. Shank will...

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Media invited to Change of Command
By | July 26, 2019
21st Theater Sustainment Command will bid farewell to Maj. Gen. Steven A. Shapiro and welcome Maj. Gen. Christopher O. Mohan as the new commanding general during a change of command ceremony on Daenner Kaserne July 31 at 10...

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Media Advisory: Exercise Agile Spirit 2019 to take place in July and August
By | July 22, 2019
Agile Spirit 2019 is a Georgian Defense Forces and U.S. Army Europe cooperatively-led joint multinational exercise occurring July 27 through Aug 9, 2019.The brigade-level exercise will incorporate a simulated command post...

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The European Best Sniper Team Competition 2019
By | July 17, 2019
On behalf of U.S. Army Europe, 7th Army Training Command will host the European Best Sniper Team Competition 2019, July 20 - 26, at the U.S. Army’s Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany, with an awards ceremony July 25.This...

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Dental patients sought for follow up due to incomplete sterilization process
By | July 11, 2019
The Hohenfels Dental Clinic recently discovered that the sterilization process for a small number of dental instrument sets may not have been fully completed. These sets were used in the care of patients seen at the dental...

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Media Advisory: Atlantic Resolve Soldiers participate in Powidz Days festival
By | July 8, 2019
Soldiers from the 286th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion will participate in the Powidz Days festival at the Powidz Cultural House from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., July 13.The Soldiers will display military vehicles and equipment...

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Exercise Swift Response 2019 to take place in June
By | May 22, 2019
Exercise Swift Response 19 is an annual U.S. Army Europe-led multinational airborne exercise in Bulgaria, Croatia and Romania from June 13-25.This exercise will feature high-readiness airborne forces, known as the Global...

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Media Advisory: Exercise Saber Guardian 2019 to take place in June
By | May 14, 2019
Romania Land Forces Command and U.S. Army Europe will co-lead exercise Saber Guardian 2019 from June 3-24, at numerous locations throughout host nations Bulgaria, Hungary and Romania.Exercises highlights will include vehicle...

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Media invitation to several upcoming summer exercises
By | May 13, 2019
In addition to three major U.S. Army Europe-led exercises in the Black Sea and Balkan Regions this summer, the U.S. Army will participate in several national-level exercises in Bulgaria, Hungary and North Macedonia; as well...

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Media invited to attend several events
By | May 9, 2019
WIESBADEN, Germany - Immediate Response 2019 is a multinational exercise, co-led by Croatian Armed Forces, Slovenian Armed Forces and U.S. Army Europe, taking place from May 10 – June 7, at various locations throughout...