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U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Steven Behmer, 354th Fighter Squadron commander, performs a low pass approach in an A-10C Thunderbolt II during training at White Sands Missile Range, N.M., Dec. 4, 2014.  Behmer and eight other 354th FS pilots traveled to the missile range to conduct instructor pilot training for austere landing on unimproved surfaces.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Chris Massey/Released) A-10s train at White Sands Missile Range
Members of the 354th Fighter Squadron, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., the 74th Fighter Squadron, Moody AFB, Ga., and the 23rd Special Tactics Squadron, Hurlburt Field, Fla., traveled to White Sands Missile Range for training Dec. 3-4.The mission of the 354th and 74th Fighter Squadrons was to upgrade a select cadre of pilots to conduct
0 12/15
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Twelfth Air Force shield New commander to take reins of 12th AF, AFSOUTH
Twelfth Air Force and Air Forces Southern will welcome a new commander during a change of command ceremony Dec. 19 at 10 a.m. at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base.Major Gen. Chris Nowland will be promoted to the rank of lieutenant general and will take the reins of the 12th Air Force (AFSOUTH) from Lt. Gen. Tod Wolters, who will become the Deputy Chief
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U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt IIs prepare to land, launch and taxi down the flight line during an operational readiness exercise at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Dec. 9, 2014. During the ORE, A-10s conducted combat search and rescue training.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Chris Drzazgowski/Released) Identifying, Refining, and Strengthening
The 355th Fighter Wing practiced their ability to survive and operate under simulated conventional, chemical and biological conditions during an operational readiness exercise, Dec. 9-12."The objective is to identify weaknesses, refine processes, strengthen decision making and force the Airmen to think outside of the box," said Lt. Col. James Roy,
0 12/11
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An A-10C Thunderbolt II takes to the sky for the first time after being grounded for two months at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base Ariz., Dec. 5, 2014. On Sept. 30, this aircraft came in for a routine landing, but the landing gear failed to extend. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Courtney Richardson) Thunderbolt bounces back after belly landing
On the evening of Sept. 30, an A-10 stationed at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base was coming back to base for a routine landing after completing a standard sortie. Just when everything seemed to be going as planned, disaster struck! The main landing gear failed to extend, putting the pilot in a tough spot. During an in-flight landing gear malfunction,
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Arizona Army National Guard Soldiers from the 198th Regional Support Group march onto the field at Arizona State University’s Sun Devil Stadium, Dec. 7, 2014 in Tempe, Ariz. More than 4,000 Arizona National Guard Soldiers and Airmen assembled in a mass formation at the stadium during the Arizona National Guard Muster and Community Expo; a historic event that allowed residents to see the Arizona Guard assembled together for the first time in over a century. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Brian A. Barbour) Guard Muster brings Arizona together
They mustered for overseas contingencies and domestic emergencies and recently the men and women of the Arizona National Guard mustered to honor the service and sacrifice of all Arizona veterans at Arizona State University's Sun Devil Stadium here, Dec. 7.Maj. Gen. Michael T. McGuire, the adjutant general for Arizona, assembled Guard members from
0 12/11
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Sergio Quiroz and U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Michael Curley, 357th Fighter Squadron commander, pose for a photo after Quiroz was sworn in as an honorary pilot during the Pilot for a Day program at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Dec. 4, 2014. During the visit, Quiroz was inducted into the 357th FS where him and his cousins tried on pilot flight equipment, visited the A-10 and parachute simulators and toured the air traffic control tower. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Betty R. Chevalier) Pilot for a Day: Sergio Quiroz

0 12/10
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The Digital Signature Enforcement Tool is scheduled for Air Force-wide integration Dec. 5, providing Microsoft Outlook email users with an interactive, automated virtual assistant to help ensure the security of personally identifiable information Tool to safeguard PII scheduled for December rollout AF wide
The Digital Signature Enforcement Tool is scheduled for Air Force-wide integration Dec. 5, providing Microsoft Outlook email users with an interactive, automated virtual assistant to help ensure the security of personally identifiable information."I can't overstate the operational importance of preventing PII breaches," said Maj. Gen. B. Edwin
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2014
Default Air Force Logo Master sergeant evaluation board, SNCO promotion changes coming in spring 2015
The Air Force continues the phased implementation of its Enlisted Evaluation System and Weighted Airman Promotion System (WAPS) changes with the convening of a master sergeant evaluation board scheduled for May 2015.Evaluation and promotion system changes, scheduled for implementation over the next 16 months for active-duty Airmen, are focused on
0 12/03
2014
U.S. Air Force Capt. Kathryn Martin, 355th Fighter Wing attorney, reviews a will prior to it being finalized on Davis-Monthan Air Force, Ariz., Nov. 19, 2014. After an increase in demand for wills in the D-M area was recognized, the legal office increased their retiree will nights from quarterly to monthly. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Courtney Richardson) Retiree Will Night
The 355th Fighter Wing Legal Office has upgraded services provided for retirees by increasing their Retiree Will Nights.With the D-M area's retiree, snowbird, population outnumbering active duty population about 2-to-1, their need for wills to be drafted or redrafted was in high demand.This demand prompted the legal office to pool their resources
0 12/02
2014
Default Air Force Logo New combat rescue helicopter HH-60W to perform personnel recovery mission
The Air Force has officially designated the new combat rescue helicopter (CRH) as the HH-60W.The need to acquire a new personnel recovery capability resulted in the June 2014 contract award to Sikorsky for eventual production and fielding of up to 112 aircraft with a potential value of approximately $7.9 billion."The formal designation of HH-60W
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