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Exchange earnings go back to the community

The Army & Air Force Exchange Service paid a dividend of $224 million in 2014 to morale, welfare and recreation efforts for …

September 4, 2015 ×
Girl Scouts go full STEAM ahead in Franken

Girl Scouts go full STEAM ahead in Franken

ANSBACH, Germany (July 28, 2015) — Once a year during…

July 29, 2015 ×
Ansbach BOSS hosts first formal military ball

Ansbach BOSS hosts first formal military ball

Ansbach, Germany (July 27, 2015) — When Sgt. Dalal Ogla,…

July 27, 2015 ×
Do you know what kind of personal protective equipment you are required to wear while riding a motorcycle? Because requirements can differ depending on whether you are a Soldier, U.S. civilian or local national on post or off post, these rules can seem confusing. Read the story to find out which personal-protective equipment is required for you. (Photo by Stephen Baack, USAG Ansbach Public Affairs)

Protecting yourself on a motorcycle: What is required? What is encouraged?

Compiled by Stephen Baack, USAG Ansbach Public Affairs ANSBACH, Germany…

July 22, 2015 ×
Soldiers from 5th Detachment, 603rd ASB, 12th Combat Aviation Brigade salute as the national anthem plays during their activation ceremony in Ansbach, Germany on Katterbach Army Airfield, July 20, 2015, the 5th detachment will provide major maintenance and subcomponent level repair for the AH-64D (Apache), maintain air combat power and will save the 12th CAB in repair costs.  (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Nicholas Redding, 12th CAB)

12th CAB activates 5th Aviation Maintenance Detachment

The 5th Aviation Maintenance Detachment of the 603rd Aviation Support Battalion, 12th Combat Aviation Brigade, was activated here in Hanger 3 at Katterbach Kaserne, Monday, July 20.

July 21, 2015 ×
12th CAB transports delegation to Potocari Memorial

12th CAB transports delegation to Potocari Memorial

Three CH-47 Chinook helicopters from 214th Aviation Regiment left Saturday to transport the former President of the United States Bill Clinton, former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, and several other generals and senators to the Potocari Memorial in Serbia and Montenegro for the 20th anniversary of the July 1995 massacre in Srebrenica.

July 17, 2015 ×
US Soldiers, German clubs aim for top spot at marksmanship competition

US Soldiers, German clubs aim for top spot at marksmanship competition

In collaboration with the town of Herrieden, Germany, U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach hosted an M16 rifle marksmanship competition at the garrison’s Oberdachstetten Training Area July 10, 2015.

July 15, 2015 ×
Pet import/export during PCS

Pet import/export during PCS

The best way to ease the passage of pets to the U.S. or elsewhere is to learn about the federal, commercial and international regulations that oversee an animal’s trip overseas. Here are the resources!

July 14, 2015 ×
Shipping a POV

Shipping a POV

Now is the peak season for the U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach Vehicle Processing Center at Barton Barracks. Find out here what you need to know to make your turn-in successful.

July 14, 2015 ×
U.S. Army Gen. Ray T. Odierno, Army chief of staff (left), presents coins to soldiers assigned the 4th Infantry Division’s (4th Inf. Div.) at  the 7th Army Joint Multinational Training Command’s Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany, July 9, 2015. Fourth Inf. Div. out of Fort Carson, Colo., is the U.S. Army's division regionally aligned with U.S. Army Europe and is validating the Army's concept for regionally aligned forces. (U.S. Army photo by Visual Information Specialist Gertrud Zach/released)

Odierno visits Soldiers in Germany

U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray. Odierno visited U.S. Soldiers and their commanders in the Grafenwoehr training area to talk to and listen to them, July 9.

July 13, 2015 ×