Mission Critical: The future of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. Today's series installment is a spotter's guide to the planes that fly over Tucson.
1945-today: B-52 bombers in the "boneyard" or Aerospace Maintenance & Regeneration Group at Davis-Monthan AFB in 1998. David Sanders / Arizona Daily Star
The Heritage Flight Training course helps pilots to practice for air-show season.
Budget proposal would scrap 164 "Warthogs" next fiscal year.
Brazil's Embraer orders systems from the Oro Valley-based company.
Budget bill, if it survives, would save the "Warthog."
Recognized for World War II service as member of Civil Air Patrol.
Actor Cliff Robertson signals success after he test-piloted a replica of an airplane challenging the Wright brothers' status as the first to fly on Friday morning, July 11, 1986 in a tethered test flight at Sikorsky Memorial Airport in Stratford, Conn. The aircraft, in the test flight, rose …
PHOENIX — A House panel voted Thursday to increase the penalty for pointing lasers at aircraft in hopes it would lead to more prosecutions.
Rudy Salayandia and his son, Aidan, 4, enjoy a recent trip to the Pima Air & Space Museum. The museum has landed on the list of the top 10 percent of tourism businesses in the world by TripAdvisor.com.
The 390th Bombardment Group Memorial Museum is undergoing a major overhaul. It is expected to reopen by Sept. 28.
Visitors check out some of the helicopters and planes at the museum.
It may be summer, but the Pima Air & Space Museum is still in full flight, with a slate of special educational events this month.
Amelia Earhart, left, and Capt. Harry Manning, her navigator, check instruments in the plane she'll use on around the world flight scheduled to start March 15. Photo taken March 6, 1937, Los Angeles, Calif. Capt. Manning will accompany her across the Pacific to Australia. (AP Photo)
In this undated photo, Amelia Earhart, the first woman to cross the Atlantic Ocean by plane sits on top of a plane. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is wading into one of the 20th century's most enduring mysteries: the fate of American aviator Amelia Earhart, disappeared over the So…
Northwest Fire/Rescue District crew members watch a Super Puma, capable of carrying 930 pounds of water, load up from Riggs Lake.
Some of Arizona’s leading aircraft dealers will show off their latest planes next week at the 4th Annual Arizona Aircraft Expo in Tucson.