Post Tagged with: "AFN"

Television reception in some military quarters set to change

Television reception in some military quarters set to change

Beginning Sept. 27, residents of Army quarters in Germany receiving AFN television via cable will no longer automatically receive those channels.

September 22, 2020 ×
U.S. military served by one-of-a-kind news channel

U.S. military served by one-of-a-kind news channel

Commercial news organizations donate to AFN for DOD personnel overseas.

December 10, 2015 ×
U.S. Marines and members of the British Corps of Royal Marines gather for a group photo in the mountains on the Spanish Base Alvarez de Sotomayor,
Almeria, Spain Oct. 27, 2015 during the NATO led Exercise Trident Juncture 2015 (TJ15). TJ15 was NATO's largest training exercise since
2002 and included more than 30 nations and 36,000 service members. — U.S. Army photo by Jason Johnston.

Stuttgart Service Members participate in Trident Juncture 15

Stuttgart Service Members participated in TJ15, NATO’s largest training exercise since 2002.

November 27, 2015 ×
AFN Stuttgart grand opening marks historic return

AFN Stuttgart grand opening marks historic return

Story & photos by Greg Jones
USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs Office

American Forces Network Stuttgart held a grand opening ceremony March 25 to commemorate the opening of its new facilities on Robinson Barracks.

April 2, 2014 ×

DMA Excellence in Journalism Awards announced

Defense Media Activity News Release

Defense Media Activity officials have announced the winners of the 2013 DMA Excellence in Journalism Awards. The awards recognize joint component military units and civilian Defense Department journalists for outstanding achievement in furthering the objectives of the DOD Internal Information Program and serves as the DOD entry point for the Thomas Jefferson Awards Program.

March 25, 2014 ×
AFN partners with DOD overseas schools to help stop bullying

AFN partners with DOD overseas schools to help stop bullying

By George A. Smith
American Forces Network Broadcast Center, Defense Media Activity

Three Defense Media Activity organizations and Department of Defense Education Activity schools in the Pacific and Europe are syncing entertainment with command information and social media to help stop bullying.

March 20, 2014 ×
British man recalls positive experiences with U.S. military, AFN, over the years

British man recalls positive experiences with U.S. military, AFN, over the years

By George A. Smith
American Forces Network Europe

After reading an article on a U.S. military website about the American military’s impact on European culture, a 78-year-old British man was so moved that he wrote down his thoughts in a five-page, single spaced letter, guessed at an address, stuck it in the mail and wondered if anyone would read it.

January 7, 2014 ×
‘Big Hoss’ reenlists during on-air broadcast

‘Big Hoss’ reenlists during on-air broadcast

USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs Office

In between tunes by Genesis and Soundgarden, Staff Sgt. Lucas Hoskins, the morning disc jockey for AFN Stuttgart, re-enlists for six years while on the air Oct. 9 in front of Command Sgt. Maj. Bernard Smalls, the USAG Stuttgart senior enlisted advisor, and colleague, Sgt. Dan Maffett.

October 15, 2013 ×