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Tucson in 100 Objects — Warthog

Tucson in 100 Objects — Warthog

We're talking the plane, not the animal.

April 23, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…
Airmen in your community: D-M PJs rapidly respond during Open House

Airmen in your community: D-M PJs rapidly respond during Open House

U.S. Air Force Airmen Micah, Adam, Dan, Jesse, Kenny and Wes, 48th Rescue Squadron pararescuemen, pose in front of the 48th RQS building at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., April 18, 2014. The pararescuemen aided a man who had a heart attack in front of the 48th RQS static display during…

April 21, 2014 12:00 am
Air Force general backs A-10 retention

Air Force general backs A-10 retention

A top Air Force official had one word to describe the proposed cuts threatening to ground the A-10 fleet.

April 16, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Shelley Kais: A plan to keep Davis-Monthan viable well into the future

Shelley Kais: A plan to keep Davis-Monthan viable well into the future

A favorite quote of mine was spoken by George Washington. He said, “To be prepared for war is one of the most effectual means of preserving peace.” We are not prepared today, and as a result, our nation is threatened!

March 14, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
D-M christens biggest solar array in the U.S. military

D-M christens biggest solar array in the U.S. military

Davis-Monthan Air Force Base dedicated a 16.4-megawatt photovoltaic solar array on Thursday that is the largest of its kind on any Department of Defense installation.

February 13, 2014 11:30 am Photos

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UA tours 25th OWS

UA tours 25th OWS

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Amanda Dhane-Stevens, 25th Operational Weather Squadron shift supervisor, explains the different operations floor sections to students from the UA during a tour at the 25th OWS at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov.22, 2013. The students were also given a b…

December 02, 2013 12:00 am
UA tours 25th OWS

UA tours 25th OWS

U.S. Air Force 2nd Lt. Dan Schreiber, 25th Operational Weather Squadron senior duty officer, talks with Dr. Xubin Zeng, University of Arizona Department of Atmospheric Sciences professor, and a group of his UA students during a tour at the 25th OWS at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov…

December 02, 2013 12:00 am
UA tours 25th OWS

UA tours 25th OWS

Kyle Davis, University of Arizona student, smiles during the question-and-answer portion of a tour at the 25th Operational Weather Squadron at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov.22, 2013. Sixteen UA graduate and doctoral students from the Departments of Atmospheric Sciences, Geoscience…

December 02, 2013 12:00 am
Arizona School for the Deaf and Blind Tour

Arizona School for the Deaf and Blind Tour

Evelyn Chavarin, Arizona School for the Deaf and the Blind third grade student, points out moving aircraft on the screen of the air traffic control tower simulator during a tour for students of the ASDB, Tucson campus, at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov. 14, 2013. Ten students with …

November 23, 2013 6:14 pm
Arizona School for the Deaf and Blind Tour

Arizona School for the Deaf and Blind Tour

Parents and teachers help students from the Arizona School for the Deaf and the Blind, Tucson campus, look through binoculars while touring the Air Traffic Control Tower cab at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov. 14, 2013. The students that participated in the tour attend local public …

November 23, 2013 6:15 pm
Arizona School for the Deaf and Blind Tour

Arizona School for the Deaf and Blind Tour

Students from the Arizona School for the Deaf and the Blind Tucson campus look up at the body of an A-10 as U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. James Krischke, 355th Operations Support Squadron A-10 pilot, speaks about the A-10 and its mission during a tour at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov. 1…

November 23, 2013 6:13 pm
Airman takes a trip with Honor Flight

Airman takes a trip with Honor Flight

Robert Yeschek, a World War II, Korean War and Vietnam War veteran, poses at the World War II memorial in Washington D.C. during Honor Flight, Oct. 7, 2013. Honor Flight began in May 2005 after, Earl Morse, a retired Air Force Captain began working at the Veteran's Affairs Hospital noticed t…

October 28, 2013 12:00 am
Airman takes a trip with Honor Flight

Airman takes a trip with Honor Flight

U. S. Air Force Staff Sgt. David Wilcken, 612th Air and Space Operations Center air tasking order production technician, and Robert Yeschek, a World War II, Korean War and Vietnam War veteran, pose at the World War II memorial in Washington D.C., Oct. 7, 2013. Wilcken flew with Yeschek durin…

October 28, 2013 12:00 am
Airmen in your community: Stem cells cultivate new family

Airmen in your community: Stem cells cultivate new family

Tech. Sgt. Justin Slater, 48th Rescue Squadron aircrew flight equipment technician, donates stem cells at Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington D.C. in late Feburary 2013.Slater was identified as a match, 10 years after giving a donor sample as an Airman 1st Class stationed at Tra…

October 21, 2013 12:00 am
World War II Medallion Ceremony

World War II Medallion Ceremony

The medallions for the World War II Veterans Medallion Ceremony sit on a table at the front of the dining hall at Silver Springs Senior Living Community in Green Valley, Ariz., Sept. 7, 2013. The event was a joint effort between local Airmen, sailors, soldiers, Marines and Silver Springs emp…

September 16, 2013 7:29 pm
World War II Medallion Ceremony

World War II Medallion Ceremony

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Kellie Jones and her husband, Staff Sgt. Michael Jones, medallion ceremony volunteers, talk with veterans during a World War II Veterans Medallion Ceremony held at Silver Springs Senior Living Community in Green Valley, Ariz., Sept. 7, 2013. Roughly 70 Airmen, sailo…

September 16, 2013 7:29 pm
World War II Medallion Ceremony

World War II Medallion Ceremony

U.S. Air Force Col. Kevin Blanchard, 355th Fighter Wing commander, speaks with Robert Hamilton after presenting him with a medallion during a World War II Veterans Medallion Ceremony held at Silver Springs Senior Living Community in Green Valley, Ariz., Sept. 7, 2013. Hamilton served as a co…

September 16, 2013 7:29 pm
World War II Medallion Ceremony

World War II Medallion Ceremony

U.S. Navy Master Chief Petty Officer Steve Kennedy, Naval Operational Support Center Tucson command master chief, presents a medallion to Herbert Holly at a World War II Veterans Medallion Ceremony held at Silver Springs Senior Living Community in Green Valley, Ariz., Sept. 7, 2013. Holly se…

September 16, 2013 7:30 pm
World War II Medallion Ceremony

World War II Medallion Ceremony

U.S. Army Col. Shaun Tooke, 1st Battlefield Coordination Detachment commander, prepares to present a World War II medallion to Jack Proctor at a World War II Veterans Medallion Ceremony held at Silver Springs Senior Living Community in Green Valley, Ariz., Sept. 7, 2013. Proctor served on th…

September 16, 2013 7:30 pm
Airmen in your community: Airmen use hardships to help others

Airmen in your community: Airmen use hardships to help others

Airman 1st Class Rocio Pattarroyo, 355th Communications Squadron knowledge operations manager, and Airman 1st Class Lorenzo Kates, 41 Electronic Combat Squadron knowledge operations manager, sit behind a donation booth at the Base Exchange on Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., August 16, 2…

September 07, 2013 9:39 pm

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