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Davis Monthan Air Force Base

McSally assigned to House Armed Services Committee

McSally assigned to House Armed Services Committee

Republican is in line to oversee military and defense policy and budgets.

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Four-day D-M readiness event includes night flights

Four-day D-M readiness event includes night flights

Exercise runs from Tuesday through Friday.

December 09, 2014 12:57 pmLoading…
Rain updates for Tucson with updated rain totals

Rain updates for Tucson with updated rain totals

Some updates on the rain that has been falling in the Tucson area since about 3 a.m.

December 04, 2014 12:30 pm Video Photos

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Budget deal would save A-10 fleet for a year

Budget deal would save A-10 fleet for a year

But it also allows Air Force to reduce the Warthog's flying hours.

December 03, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
Deadline looms for comments on D-M training plan

Deadline looms for comments on D-M training plan

Plan to boost training flights raises concerns over noisier planes.

November 19, 2014 2:25 pmLoading…
Event on Monday to celebrate, support Davis-Monthan

Event on Monday to celebrate, support Davis-Monthan

Salute to D-M to raise money to protect the base.

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Comment period on D-M training plan extended

Comment period on D-M training plan extended

Air Force OKs 30-day extension on plan to expand visiting aircraft training.

October 20, 2014 3:11 pmLoading…
Air Force extends comment period for D-M training report

Air Force extends comment period for D-M training report

Public comment on draft environmental assessment now due by Nov. 24.

October 20, 2014 12:36 pmLoading…
PCC hires D-M reservist to oversee veterans

PCC hires D-M reservist to oversee veterans

College had been temporarily banned from enrolling veterans over record problems.

September 22, 2014 6:00 pmLoading…
Air Force issues revised study of D-M flight-training expansion

Air Force issues revised study of D-M flight-training expansion

Draft environmental report takes into account some louder planes.

September 22, 2014 3:42 pmLoading…
Ad Watch: Ducey sends out Tucson-specific ad

Ad Watch: Ducey sends out Tucson-specific ad

Television ad promises increased funding for the UA, to protect D-M.

August 06, 2014 3:00 pmLoading…
Stakes get higher for D-M noise critics

Stakes get higher for D-M noise critics

Neighborhood critics still oppose basing louder planes in Tucson.

June 29, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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A-10 backers win House vote to save plane

A-10 backers win House vote to save plane

The U.S. House on Thursday overwhelmingly adopted an amendment to the 2015 defense appropriation bill that would prohibit the Pentagon from spending any money to retire the A-10 Thunderbolt II jet — a mainstay of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base.

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A-10 faces critical House vote today

A-10 faces critical House vote today

Amendment would block plane's retirement.

June 19, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Supervisors Ray Carroll and Ramon Valadez: Bipartisan effort to save the A-10

Supervisors Ray Carroll and Ramon Valadez: Bipartisan effort to save the A-10

As fellow Southern Arizonans who have been elected to public service, we agree on what makes our community thrive. One element is the vibrant contribution made by the many veterans and military families who live here.

June 03, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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2 from Davis-Monthan receive Bronze Stars for valor

2 from Davis-Monthan receive Bronze Stars for valor

Retired Marine Staff Sgt. Michael Stringer relived a mission in Afghanistan two years ago in the Helmand River Valley where a blast from an improvised explosive device launched him 40 feet, mangling his lower face, throat and hands .

June 03, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Tucson in 100 Objects — Lindbergh nut cup

Tucson in 100 Objects — Lindbergh nut cup

Some precious historical artifacts had very simple uses

June 03, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

A-10 left off House panel's draft funding bill

The House Appropriations Defense Subcommittee in draft legislation failed to include funding for the Air Force’s fleet of A-10 Thunderbolt II attack jets, despite the full House’s earlier authorization to fund the A-10 fleet.

May 29, 2014 4:03 pmLoading…

Key House panel OKs plan to save A-10 for at least a year

The nation’s fleet of A-10 close-air-support aircraft — including a major contingent at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base — would get a one-year lease on life under a plan approved by a key congressional committee late Wednesday.

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Year of A-10 funding OK'd by key congressional committee

The nation’s fleet of A-10 close air-support aircraft — including a major contingent at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base — would get a one-year lease on life under a plan approved by a key congressional committee late Wednesday.

May 07, 2014 9:00 pmLoading…

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