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  1. McSally secures GOP nomination; rematch set against Rep. Barber in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KGUN

    ... Force. She became the first female to fly in combat before later commanding an A-10 squadron at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. In November 2012, District Two was one of nine nationwide to elect a democrat for Congress, but prefer Mitt Romney in the ...

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  2. Contracts for August 26, 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... A-10 aircrew training and courseware development training programs. Work will be performed at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona, and Moody Air Force Base, Georgia, and is expected to be completed by Sept. 30, 2015. Fiscal 2015 operations and ...

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  3. How airmen say the Air Force could save moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Air Force Times

    ... must be incentivized not to spend their entire budget every year,' Maj. Douglas Pietersma from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona, wrote in an email to Air Force Times. Pietersma is referring to end-of-fiscal-year spending sprees in which units ...

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  4. Rapid Response: Police, tactics and FergusonRapid Response: Police,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | Journal and Courier

    ... the use of too much force. The police have a dangerous job, so give them lots of leeway. a Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson, Arizona, has hundreds of acres of surplus jet fighters and bombers. Now we know where we can send them all. Give added ...

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  5. Martha McSally Tries to Fly to VictoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Roll Call

    ... The Pentagon now wants to cut the A-10, which would devastate its main training facility at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, just inside the district's western border. With long-term funding for the aircraft in congressional limbo, Barber has touted ... 1 comment

  6. Where National Security Is (And Mainly, Isn't) In 2014 ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Roll Call

    ... his role in offering successful amendments to save the A-10 Warthog aircraft from retirement. Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson is a major training base for A-10 pilots. Even with growing strife in so many places around the world, it's no ...

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  7. Recycle those old electronics and papers this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... that supports and funds initiatives to improve the quality of life for the personnel at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. Workers will be accepting things like computers, printers, cell phones, stereo equipment, copiers and fax machines. The event is ...

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  8. Southern Command Kicks Off Panama Canal Defense ExerciseRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... Navy Forces South in Mayport Naval Station in Jacksonville, Florida, and Air Forces Southern at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson, Arizona, are among the U.S. participants taking part in the exercise. Sixteen additional nations will join the ...

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  9. Wednesday Evening OT: Why ya going to the airport? Flying somewhere?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Lone Star Ball

    The 309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group , [1] often called The Boneyard , is a United States Air Force aircraft and missile storage and maintenance facility in Tucson , Arizona, located on Davis-Monthan Air Force Base .

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  10. Air Force earns majority of federal energy awardsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | PressReleasePoint

    Solar panels collect sunlight at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. The Davis-Monthan solar array project is placed on 170 acres of underutilized land, making it the largest of its kind currently on any U.S Department of Defense installation.

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  11. Be Alarmed - Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | The Weekly Standard

    ... defenses. Old jets don't die, they just go to the 'Boneyard': F-4 Phantoms and T-38 Talons at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Arizona. In normal times, that might be reasonable. But as Orwell famously said, "we have now sunk to a depth at which the ...

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  12. Postcard from... TucsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The Independent

    ... impressive sights to be seen at the Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group (AMARG) at the Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson, Arizona, an aircraft storage facility better known as "The Boneyard". With well over 4,000 aircraft, big and ...

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  13. Wednesday, August 6Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | ETaiwanNews.com

    ... 1948 - The first round-the-world flight by B-29s is completed when two giant bombers land at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base near Tucson, Arizona. The planes made the trip to the U.S. base in a leisurely 15 days with 8 stops. 1957 - A joint ...

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  14. D-M has 'active-shooter' training exercise tonightRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Tucson Post

    Airmen and local law enforcement officers will be at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base tonight for an "active-shooter" training exercise.The exercise will run from 7 to 9 p.m.The training "helps prepare both response agencies and airmen on base in case of a real crisis," according to a news release.Multiple facilities and locations on base will be ... (more)

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  15. History: Goodyear naval facility became aircraft restoration centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | The Arizona Republic

    ... Litchfield Naval Air Facility was decommissioned in 1967. Most of the airplanes were moved to Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson. Civilian workers found work at nearby Luke AFB, and Navy personnel were assigned to other facilities. The base was ...

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  16. Air Force photograph by SSgt. Siuta B. IkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Aerotech News And Review

    ... Lt. Col. George Truman, Red Flag 14-3 AOC combat operations chief assigned to the 612th AOC, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. While Red Flag remains the premier joint air combat exercise, most missions don't actually take place in the air, ...

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  17. Navy Says Farewell To The C-9 Skytrain II AircraftRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | Aero-News Network

    Ending its 41-year commitment to a workhorse aircraft, the U.S. Navy retired the last C-9B Skytrain II on June 28 to Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group based in Tucson, AZ.

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  18. Congress takes another step toward saving A-10 fighter from budget axRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | KTAR

    ... request that called for the decades-old fleet to be retired, worrying officials around Tucson's Davis-Monthan Air Force Base where 83 of the jets are based. Davis-Monthan's "economic impact for Tucson and southern Arizona is enormous," said Mike ...

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  19. No undocumented children at Oracle boy's ranchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... as it goes. Strong winds are believed to be the cause of a plane flipping on top of another at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base on Sunday. Strong winds are believed to be the cause of a plane flipping on top of another at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base on ...

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  20. Officials: F-16 flips after cables snap in heavy windsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    Davis-Monthan Air Force Base officials said severe winds and heavy rain on Sunday, July 13 damaged buildings on base, base housing and led to a fighter jet flipping onto another.

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