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Default Air Force Logo D-M issues claims notice for Master Sgt. Eric Kieffer
MSgt Eric Kieffer of the 68th Rescue Flight, Davis Monthan AFB, AZ, passed away on 1 January, 2017. Anyone having knowledge of claim for or against the deceased's estate may contact the Summary Court Officer, 1st Lt Meaghan Maki, at 520-228-9258, or by email at meaghan.maki@us.af.mil.
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2017
An A-10C Thunderbolt II upgraded with a new lightweight airborne recovery system V-12 rests on the flight line at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Dec. 21, 2016. The LARS V-12 is designed to allow A-10 pilots a more effective means of communication with individuals on the ground such as downed pilots, pararescuemen and joint terminal attack controllers. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mya M. Crosby) Upgrade advances A-10s search capability
A-10C Thunderbolt IIs assigned to active duty fighter squadrons here are in the process of having new lightweight airborne recovery systems installed. The LARS V-12 is designed to allow A-10 pilots to communicate more effectively with individuals on the ground such as downed pilots, pararescuemen and joint terminal attack controllers.
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2017
This week's Rock Solid Warrior is Senior Airman Danika Wynn, a 386th Expeditionary Operations Group administrator, deployed from the 355th Component Maintenance Squadron at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Andrew Park) Rock Solid Warrior: Senior Airman Danika Wynn
SOUTHWEST ASIA – I’m Senior Airman Danika Wynn, a 386th Expeditionary Operations Group administrator. I am deployed from the 355th Component Maintenance Squadron at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. I joined the Air Force to surpass my father’s retired rank of technical sergeant; I would say I’m on the right track now.My job includes gathering
0 1/03
2017
This week's Rock Solid Warrior is Senior Airman Victor Granger, a 386th Expeditionary Civil Engineering Squadron pavements and equipment journeyman, deployed from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Andrew Park) Rock Solid Warrior: Senior Airman Victor Granger
SOUTHWEST ASIA – I’m Senior Airman Victor Granger, a 386th Expeditionary Civil Engineering Squadron pavements and equipment journeyman. I am deployed from the 355th CES at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. I got my associate degree in civil engineering prior to joining the Air Force, but it seemed like I needed four years of work experience to
0 12/21
2016
U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Katherine Street, 355th Logistics Readiness Squadron vehicle operator, receives packages for delivery at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Dec. 14, 2016. Once supplies are delivered to the installation, LRS distributes them to individual units across the base allowing supplies to be readily available. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ashley N. Steffen) Thinking outside of the box: 355th LRS enhances deliveries using Wi-Fi
The 355th Logistics Readiness Squadron devised a new method that has changed its efficiency of delivering supplies to more than 250 organizations. The approach of tracking deliveries through Wi-Fi developed when 355th LRS personnel discovered they were spending too much time finding signatures that were dropped on account of the outdated system.
0 12/16
2016
Santa Claus holds hands with students after landing in an HH-60G Pave Hawk during the Santa’s in Blue event at San Xavier Mission School in Tucson, Ariz., Dec. 13, 2016. This year, Santa delivered gifts donated by D-M Airmen to more than 1,000 students at four different schools in the Tucson area. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Nathan H. Barbour) Santa's in Blue 2016
Santa Claus holds hands with students after landing in an HH-60G Pave Hawk during the Santa’s in Blue event at San Xavier Mission School in Tucson, Ariz., Dec. 13, 2016. This year, Santa delivered gifts donated by D-M Airmen to more than 1,000 students at four different schools in the Tucson area. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Nathan H. Barbour)
0 12/14
2016
A 386th Expeditionary Operations Group airborne maintenance technician monitors an EC-130H Compass Call as it starts its engines on Dec. 5, 2016 at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia. The Compass Call is engaged in operations jamming Da’esh communications in order to confuse and disorient enemy fighters. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Andrew Park) If they can’t talk, they can’t fight: Compass Call targets Da’esh through electronic attack
Military operations are complex. Attacking an adversary requires significant coordination and communication between a commander and his fighters. The fog and friction of war means that even the best laid plans are often adapted on the fly, and competent leaders need the ability to redirect their forces in real-time in order to react to enemy
0 12/14
2016
Noah Hepner, 10, poses for a photo with his family and friends in front of an A-10C Thunderbolt II during his visit to the 47th Fighter Squadron as part of the “Pilot for a Day” program at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Dec. 4, 2016. The goal of the program, which focuses on children of all ages who have terminal or chronic conditions, is to give each child and family a special day and a break from the daily challenges they face. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Courtney Richardson) “Don’t stop, won’t stop, keep fighting”
The 47th Fighter Squadron hosted a local Tucson child as part of the "Pilot for a Day" program, Dec. 4. The program focuses on children of all ages who have terminal or chronic conditions. The goal of the program is to give each child and their family a special day and a break from the daily challenges they face. The honoree for the day was Noah Hepner, 10. He was diagnosed with high risk Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, August 2015. He arrived at the base excited and nervous but he didn't face the unexpected alone. He was joined by his parents, siblings and two best friends.
0 12/09
2016
Children play in snow during the Starry, Snowy, Southwest Night holiday celebration at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Dec. 1, 2016. Sixty tons of snow was dropped off so attendees could experience activities not usually found in Tucson’s desert environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Nathan H. Barbour) Starry, Snowy, Southwest Night 2016
The annual Starry, Snowy, Southwest Night holiday celebration was held at Bama Park Thursday. The event was organized by the 355th Force Support Squadron and Outdoor Recreation with approximately 20 Airmen, spouse, retired and civilian volunteers assisting during it.
0 12/02
2016
Members of the 355th Civil Engineer Squadron’s fire department walk away from a fire on the fire training grounds at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov. 28, 2016.  The fire department used recycled JP-8 jet fuel to conduct fire training as well as support the Air National Guard Air Force Reserve Command Test Center, A-10 Combined Test Force with operational testing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Betty R. Chevalier) A-10 CTF conducts ops testing
The Air National Guard Air Force Reserve Command Test Center, A-10 Combined Test Force conducted operational testing here, Nov. 28, 2016.
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