Davis-Monthan Air Force Base Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. This GoPro video will transform you into a crew chief of an A-10 WarthogRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... Smoke is a biannual competition that gathered 13 teams, flying 48 A-10C s, between Jun. 2-4, at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona.

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  2. A-10 pilots compete in Hawgsmoke 20162 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | KGUN

    ... gets to hold the next competition. This is the third straight year it has been hosted at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, the 47th Fighter Squadron is the reigning champion. "This is a BDU 33," said Major Kyle Lanto pointing to a blue-colored dummy ...

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  3. Tucson's Top 3: What you need to know to start your dayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... Tuesday night... 2. HAWGSMOKE 2016 KICKS OFF AT DMAFB More than a dozen A-10 teams landed at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base yesterday in preparation for Hawgsmoke 2016: http://tucsonne.ws/25zeXtD A total of 15 teams from across the U.S. were expected ...

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  4. A-10s fly into Tucson for Hawgsmoke competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - More than a dozen A-10 teams will land at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in the early afternoon Wednesday, June 1, in preparation for Hawgsmoke 2016. A total of 15 teams are expected to fly into Tucson as early as 11 a.m. for a competition that will run until Friday, June 3. This year's competition will focus on the tactical massing of fires in an opposed environment and the delivery of weapons, according to a release from the 355th Fighter Wing Public Affairs Office.

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  5. Davis-Monthan sets standard for tracking deployed AirmenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | DC Military

    Airmen at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base created an innovative tool now used Air Combat Command-wide for leadership to track their Airmen downrange. Two Airmen from the 355th Communications Squadron crafted the tool, called the Blue Line Tracker, for a simpler way to compile this information.

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  6. Are UFOs flying over Arizona?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    ... night. Dec. 23, 1954- Kenneth Hite was a first lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force stationed at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson. Hite was flying a local combat air patrol mission when he encountered an unidentified object near Nogales. He was ...

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  7. Face of Defense: Airman Finds Voice in Virtual WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... systems technician, reads from an online chat room while streaming a video game at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., April 27, 2016. Webb said streaming helped him become more social prior to joining the Air Force. He is now set on building a ...

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  8. One KC-130R Hercules Refuses To QuitRead the original story

    May 21, 2016 | Aero-News Network

    ... aircraft. In 2008 the aircraft was retired from the fleet and sent to "The Bone Yard," at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group (AMARG), located in Tucson, Arizona. Three years later, the aircraft was ...

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  9. Zero to 400 mphRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Minot Daily News

    ... RV-8 aerobatic plane, on the runway during the Thunder and Lightning over Arizona Open House at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., March 12, shown in this Air Force photo. Braack and the vehicle, considered the fastest jet car in the air show ...

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  10. One KC-130R Hercules refuses to quitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | DC Military

    ... aircraft. In 2008 the aircraft was retired from the fleet and sent to "The Bone Yard," at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group (AMARG), located in Tucson, Arizona. Three years later, the aircraft was ...

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  11. Bomber, fighter aircraft training wrapping up in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Aerotech News And Review

    ... the overland testing of cruise missiles can be performed. An A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., prepares to land May 4, 2016, at Hill AFB, Utah. Hill AFB and the Utah Test and Training Range are hosting fighter ...

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  12. One graphic shows 75 years of Air Force innovationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... of aircraft. An F-38 Lightning and an F-35 Lightning II fly side-by-side for the first time at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base on March 4, 2016. The F-38 and the F-35 participated in Air Combat Command's Heritage Flight Training Course, a program that ...

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  13. Port of Tucson to unveil improvements that could spur economic development in TucsonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - You may not know where it is or what it does, but the Port of Tucson is about to unveil millions of dollars worth of improvements, and that potentially means better things ahead for all of us in the form of jobs. The port is located on the southeast side, just south of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base.

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  14. Here's what 70 years of US air superiority looks like - CLONERead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    On March 5, Airmen from all over the US converged on Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Arizona for the 20th annual The P-38 Lightnings, P-40 Warhawks, P-47 Thunderbolts, and P-51 Mustangs, that ruled the skies during World War II flew alongside the F-16s, F-22s, and the F-35 in this moving tribute to the US's military aviation. "The best thing about being a part of Heritage Flight is the impact that is has on people when they see us at an airshow," said Dan Friedkin, the founder of the Air Force Heritage Flight Foundation and demonstration pilot, Airman Magazine reports.

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  15. Tucson veteran given mortgage-free homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... contractors and suppliers who donated materials and labor. The family was welcomed home by the Davis-Monthan Air Force Base Color Guard, the Military Warriors Support Foundation, the Patriot Guard Riders, the Old Arizona Brass Band, Pulte employees ...

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  16. Here's what 70 years of US air superiority looks likeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Norwalk Citizen News

    On March 5th, Airmen from all over the US converged on Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Arizona for the 20th annual The P-38 Lightnings, P-40 Warhawks, P-47 Thunderbolts, and P-51 Mustangs, that ruled the skies during World War II flew alongside the F-16s, F-22s, and the F-35 in this moving tribute to the US's military aviation. "The best thing about being a part of Heritage Flight is the impact that is has on people when they see us at an airshow," said Dan Friedkin, the founder of the Air Force Heritage Flight Foundation and demonstration pilot, Airman Magazine reports.

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  17. Behind the collapse of SunEdison, a solar supernovaRead the original story

    May 4, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Davis-Monthan Air Force Base signed a 25-year power purchase agreement with SunEdison in 2010 to design, finance, build, operate and maintain a 16.4-megawatt solar farm on 170 acres in Tucson. Davis-Monthan Air Force Base signed a 25-year power purchase agreement with SunEdison in 2010 to design, finance, build, operate and maintain a 16.4-megawatt solar farm on 170 acres in Tucson.

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  18. Fitch Rates Pima Co., AZ's GOs and Street & Highway Revs 'AA'; Outlook StableRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Business Wire

    ... Major southern Arizona employers include the University of Arizona, Raytheon Missile Systems, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, state and local government, Wal-Mart Stores Inc., Tucson Unified School District, U.S. Customs & Border Protection/U.S. ...

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  19. Smoke from training at D-M visible around TucsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - The fire department at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base is conducting live-fire training today, causing plumes of smoke that are visible all around Tucson. The Tucson News Now newsroom has received several calls from people who are reporting seeing smoke in the area.

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  20. Consultants hired to help secure Davis-Monthan base's futureRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2016 | Washington Times

    A group supporting Davis-Monthan Air Force Base has hired a consulting firm to help secure the base's future. The Arizona Daily Star reports that the DM Joint Steering Committee has hired Tucson-based S'relli Consulting to develop a strategy to advocate for the base.

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