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Davis Monthan Air Force Base

Supervisors OK expanding defense, aerospace, tourism jobs

Supervisors OK expanding defense, aerospace, tourism jobs

Plan looks to help increase aerospace, defense related jobs, invest in infrastructure

August 11, 2015 5:30 pmLoading…
GAO: Scrapping A-10s could pose mission, cost risks

GAO: Scrapping A-10s could pose mission, cost risks

Air Force responds that keeping A-10s could risk readiness, delay F-35 

June 26, 2015 1:15 pm Related Loading…
Iraqi brigadier general flying F-16 that crashed near Douglas

Iraqi brigadier general flying F-16 that crashed near Douglas

The fighter crashed about 8 p.m. in grassland some five miles away from the Douglas airport.

June 25, 2015 12:30 pm Video Photos

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Fighters from N.C., Idaho train at D-M

Fighters from N.C., Idaho train at D-M

The visiting F-15s are louder than most planes that fly at Davis-Monthan.

June 12, 2015 6:08 pmLoading…
Davis-Monthan economic impact up slightly in 2014

Davis-Monthan economic impact up slightly in 2014

D-M's impact was $974 million in 2014, the base says.

June 09, 2015 1:51 pm Related Loading…
An online spotter's guide to military aircraft

An online spotter's guide to military aircraft

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.

June 01, 2015 7:33 pmLoading…

Letters to the editor

Readers' thoughts on city council candidates, Davis-Monthan impact.

June 01, 2015 5:00 pmLoading…
Davis-Monthan AFB history

Davis-Monthan AFB history

2002: Between 150 and 160 U.S. Air Force personnel board a charter airliner at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base for deployment to the Middle East in 2002, prior to the invasion of Iraq. Aaron Latham / Arizona Daily Star

May 16, 2015 12:17 pm
Air Force OKs expansion of D-M training flights

Air Force OKs expansion of D-M training flights

Though down in recent years, flights by visiting units could rise up to 65 percent.

May 15, 2015 4:15 pmLoading…
Chief of D-M's "Boneyard" relieved of command

Chief of D-M's "Boneyard" relieved of command

Col. Margaret Romero reassigned after "loss of confidence" in leadership.

May 12, 2015 5:30 pmLoading…

Man killed in rollover collision near D-M

Two other passengers were critically injured.

April 29, 2015 12:15 pm
House panel backs funding for A-10s in Tucson

House panel backs funding for A-10s in Tucson

Bill would forestall plans to retire Warthog, cut EC-130H Compass Call fleet in half

April 27, 2015 2:28 pmLoading…
Air Force wants S. Ariz. sites for training

Air Force wants S. Ariz. sites for training

Sixteen sites in six counties to be used to practice rescue missions.

April 03, 2015 11:15 amLoading…
McSally vows to be strong voice for defense, Raytheon

McSally vows to be strong voice for defense, Raytheon

Freshman lawmaker tells missile-makers her background as combat pilot lends credibility.

March 11, 2015 5:30 pmLoading…
McCain vows to 'reverse' A-10 retirement process

McCain vows to 'reverse' A-10 retirement process

Senator says his committee will block moves, but McSally fears deep cuts at D-M.

March 06, 2015 5:15 pmLoading…
Warbirds, new fighters fly in unison at D-M

Warbirds, new fighters fly in unison at D-M

WWII planes, modern F-16s and F-22s train for air shows. 

February 27, 2015 7:12 pm Photos

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Air Force to bench 9 of D-M's A-10s

Air Force to bench 9 of D-M's A-10s

Specific units, number of affected airmen not yet known.

February 27, 2015 7:00 pmLoading…
Recent overflight by pair of F-35s confirmed by D-M

Recent overflight by pair of F-35s confirmed by D-M

Pair of "transient" aircraft practiced unscheduled landing approaches at Davis-Monthan AFB.

February 27, 2015 5:00 pmLoading…
Air Force to put 9 A-10s at D-M in backup status

Air Force to put 9 A-10s at D-M in backup status

Specific unit moves, number of affected airmen not yet known.

February 27, 2015 4:45 pmLoading…
Historic 'warbirds,' new fighters train at D-M

Historic 'warbirds,' new fighters train at D-M

The Heritage Flight Training course helps pilots to practice for air-show season.

February 27, 2015 12:30 pm Photos

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