Taking part in the operation were F-35A Lightning II and F-15E Strike Eagle fighter jets as well as other USAFE
airborne assets deployed from their home bases.
Hoyt Vandenberg to transfer many of its C--54 transports from the Military Air Transport Service to USAFE
for Operation Vittles.
The newly named Enterprise Legacy Voice and Information System (ELVIS) contract, a re-compete of the USAFE
Communications Support Contract (UCSC), was awarded by the US Air Force Installation Contracting Agency (AFICA), Ramstein AB, Germany, and includes base and option periods that will run from October 2016 through March 2021.
As the USAFE
visit showed, both sides can work together on an issue of mutual interest.
The tactical aspect is offered by funding recently approved under the European Reassurance Initiative, which has enabled USAFE
planners to accelerate the development of bases throughout the theater and has helped mature UTO capabilities.
Hodgman said that sixty USAFE
Airmen have received an award for supporting OOD (Operation Odyssey Dawn) and 348 Airmen have received an award for supporting OUP (Operation Unified Protector).
Airmen rock, every day, everywhere, and they did the same thing here," Welsh said.
The order of sourcing is OCONUS or deployed AOR (area of responsibility) units in or near theater (contingency sites), OCONUS units in USAFE
, source of supply (depot), CONUS units, other OCONUS units not in or near theater (26)
consists of two numbered Air Forces, seven main operating bases and 114 geographically separated units.
"Our number one priority is the current fight, which means the fight in Central Command," said Gen Roger Brady, commander of the US Air Forces in Europe (USAFE
), highlighting a major challenge facing most of today's theater component and combatant commanders.
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