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Ramstein is located near the town of Ramstein-Miesenbachin the rural district of Kaiserslautern. The east gate of Ramstein Air Base is about 16 kilometers 9.

Other nearby civilian communities include Ramstein-Miesenbachjust outside the base's west gate, and Landstuhlabout 3 miles 4. The wing provides rapid mobility and agile combat support for military operations, and maintains expeditionary forces and infrastructure. There are more than 16, military, U. The Ramstein Cadet Squadron was formed with Captain Mark Bailey serving as the unit's first liaison officer, as well as other like minded military volunteers Ramstein air base ramstein miesenbach germany roughly six cadets.

To this day, the squadron enjoys vibrant member participation, as well as base support, hosting drill competitions and encampments along with their traditional military studies and aerospace education efforts. In the subsequent years, a companion cadet squadron was formed at Spangdahlem Air Base and cadet flight at Wiesbaden. While the KMC remains the largest U. Due to the departure of other main operating installations, more than geographically separated units receive support from Ramstein.

The construction of the air base was a "Ramstein air base ramstein miesenbach germany" designed and undertaken by the French Army and the U. Army Corps of Engineers from to It was an example of international collaboration: The area was a swamp that had to be built up by two meters six feet. A train line was laid out from Einsiedlerhof-Kaiserslautern in a yoke shape around to the current base and back down to the Landstuhl spur in by agreement of the U.

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