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  1. Tucson Air Force base maintenance unit gets new commanderRead the original story

    May 13, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... Romero was relieved of command Monday. The Arizona Daily Star reports (http://bit.ly/1Iy1slf) a Davis-Monthan Air Force Base spokeswoman says Romero has been temporarily reassigned due to a loss of confidence that she could lead the organization ...

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  2. 5 found dead in Tucson; police suspect murder-suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | KSBW-TV

    ... in the early stages. The home is near Tucson International Airport and about two miles west of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. Names and ages of the dead have not been released.

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  3. Military installations in AZ increase alert statusRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Fort Huachuca Army Post and Luke Air Force Base have raised their security levels from Alpha to Bravo. The order from U.S. Northern Command raised the alert level at all U.S. military installations in the continental United States as a precaution.

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  4. Asked And Answered: What are the choppers in formation flying overhead for?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    As you drive into work you may notice all kinds of things, maybe even in the sky. Especially if it's not a jet or a plane.

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  5. Will the Pentagon kill off the Warthog?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... om Arizona are in Romania right now. Last week the freshman Republican, whose district includes Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, home to 80 Warthogs, fought to keep the plane flying

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  6. Photos: D-M aircraft, airmen training in EstoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - New photos released from the Department of Defense give a fresh look what airmen and aircraft from Tucson's Davis-Monthan Air Force Base are doing in eastern Europe. Four Davis-Monthan jets arrived in Estonia, which directly borders Russia, late last weekend.

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  7. House panel approves funding in A-10 amendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - A key U.S. House panel approved a defense spending bill with a number of provisions to protect the A-10 attack jets at Tucson's Davis-Monthan Air Force Base from Pentagon retirement plans. The House Armed Services Committee's Defense Authorization Act not only includes $680 million for continued A-10 operations, but amendments added by Arizona Congresswoman Martha McSally also block any Air Force spending on efforts to retire the jets or place them in storage.

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  8. A-10 Warthog protections move to House floorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... these aircraft, such as placing them in backup status," said McSally, whose district includes Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, home to most of the Warthog fleet. The amendment is included in the current version of the National Defense Authorization ...

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  9. Last MC-130P Combat Shadows In The Pacific RetiredRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    The 17th Special Operations Squadron sent off the final two MC-130P Combat Shadows in the Pacific Air Forces to retirement on April 15. The 17th SOS highlighted the beginning of the MC-130P Combat Shadow retirement with one final formation flight on Oct. 16, 2014, at Kadena Air Base, but now they have sent their last ones to the "boneyard" at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona. "Today is bittersweet as we say goodbye to these amazing aircraft," said Lt.

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  10. Air Force: If A-10s stay, F-16s headed to the boneyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    An Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt II during a training mission near Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., April 12, 2015. U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter aircraft assigned to Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, sit on the flight line of Ramstein Air Base, Germany, April 1, 2015.

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  11. Saving D-M may be a little bit easierRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - Saving the A-10 mission at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base has become a mission unto itself following military cutbacks which have gone on for a couple of decades. But now that mission may have become a bit easier.

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  12. House panel moves to block A-10 retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... in the air and protecting our troops," Rep. Martha McSally, R-Ariz., whose district includes Davis-Monthan Air Force Base that is home to a large number of the fleet, said in a statement. The announcement came in the so-called "chairman's mark" of ...

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  13. Freshman's Campaign Issue Gets D.C. AttentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Roll Call

    ... fleet, the very planes she commanded as the first female fighter pilot to fly in combat. The Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, a primary training facility for A-10s, sits squarely in the borders of Arizona's 2nd District and is a crucial part of her ...

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  14. KB Home Introduces New Homes at Mountain Vail Reserve in TucsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | WebWire

    ... and is convenient to major roadways that connect the community to surrounding employers such as Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, the University of Arizona, and Raytheon. Residents at Mountain Vail Reserve will appreciate the community's beautiful views ...

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  15. HASC pushes big cuts to bomber, tanker programs - House bill...Read the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | Politico

    ... retirement. The freshman congresswoman, who has more than 80 A-10s stationed in her district at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, made saving the A-10 a 2014 campaign issue and it's been a key part of her work in Congress thus far." More on the issue ...

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  16. USAF retires last MC-130P aircraft in PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | UPI

    The last two U.S. Air Force MC-130P special mission aircraft in the Pacific have been transferred to Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., and retired. The Combat Shadow aircraft used by the 17th Special Operations Command at Kadena Air Base in Japan are being replaced by MC-130J Commando II planes outfitted with the latest technology.

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  17. 20 years later, Tucson blaze still flickers for firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | KTAR

    ... 53, said he was "calling in the whole county and city to help," including personnel from the Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. "One thing that still stands out is seeing buildings destroyed from just radiant heat from the fire," said Bird, who tried to ...

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  18. D-M aircraft, airmen train in Czech RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - Newly released Air Force video gives a fresh look what airmen and aircraft from Tucson's Davis Monthan Air Force Base are doing in eastern Europe. A dozen A-10s and about 200 airmen from Davis-Monthan are deployed to eastern Europe to train with our allies as a response to Russia's role in the Ukraine crisis.

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  19. Flight Risk? Iraqis to get Us F-16s -- but can they fly them?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Fox News

    ... He said there are 36 Iraqi pilots in the U.S. Air Force training "pipeline," with 30 at the Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Arizona, and the other six at language school. "These will be the first pilots to use Iraq's F-16s in the fight against ...

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  20. Last MC-130P Combat Shadows in the Pacific retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Aerotech News And Review

    An MC-130P Combat Shadow awaits its final checks on Kadena Air Base, Japan, before departing for the "boneyard" at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., April 15, 2015. The 17th Special Operations Squadron sent off the final two Combat Shadows in the Pacific Air Forces to retire after nearly 50 years of service.

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