US Air Force (USAF) Lieutenant General (LGEN) Arthur J. Lichte (left), Vice Commander, United States Air Forces in Europe (USAFE), USAF Brigadier General (BGEN) Erwin F. Lessell III (right), Commander, 86th Airlift Wing (AW), and international guest speakers take part in the groundbreaking ceremony for the Rhein-Main Transition Program on the South Runway at Ramstein Air Base (AB), Germany."The Rhein-Main Transition Program is a USAFE program to transition the strategic airlift capability of Rhein-Main Air Base, Germany, to Ramstein and Spangdahlem Air Bases, Germany by the end of 2005."