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  • U.S. Air Force Rolls Out New Mission Statement

    PENTAGON, Virginia – The Air Force released its new mission statement: To fly, fight, and win … Airpower anytime, anywhere. This change emphasizes the primary competitive advantage and capabilities that Airpower provides to the nation and joint operations. The ability to fight and win with Airpower is key to facing emerging competitors and near-peer adversaries, according to service leaders.
  • Air Force Surgeon General visits Desert Medics

    U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Dorothy A. Hogg, Surgeon General of the Air Force and Space Force, and U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Dawn Kolczynski, Medical Enlisted Force and Enlisted Corps Chief, Office of the Surgeon General, visited the 355th Medical Group Desert Medics and its COVID-19 cell at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona, March 31, 2021. “What brought us out to Davis-Monthan today was to see the great things that our medics are doing and to make sure that they are taking care of one another,” Hogg said.
  • 355th CES heads dorm parking lot renovation

    The 355th Civil Engineer Squadron renovated a dorm parking lot at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona, March 22, 2021.
  • The 355th Wing flies toward the future

    A LIFT Aircraft electronic vertical takeoff and landing aircraft was transported from Springfield, Ohio to Austin, Texas, March 23 – 24, 2021.
  • The A-10 Female Maintainer Legacy

    Former A1C Meggen Pearsall-Ditmore, the first enlisted female A-10 crew chief, sits with two current female A-10 crew chiefs to discuss their own experiences and how the Air Force has improved on the treatment of women in male dominated career fields.
  • 355th CES hosts annual HAZMAT workshop

    The 355th Civil Engineer Squadron hosted its annual hazardous material workshop at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona, March 25, 2021.
  • Rescue Airmen participate in readiness exercise

    The 563rd Rescue Group conducted Operation Spud Smoke 2021 in Boise, Idaho, March 14-28, 2021. “Operation Spud Smoke 2021 is a terminal employment phase exercise for the 563rd RQG,” said U.S. Air Force Capt. Kimberly Albanese, 55th Rescue Squadron pilot.
  • Airfield Evaluation Team comes to DM

    With 11 flying units and 152 aircraft, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base operates the busiest single runway in the Air Force. That much day-to-day activity eventually takes a toll on the airfield pavement.
  • DM athletes advocate for functional movement

    Many military members think of physical training with their semi-annual PT test in mind, which means exercise sessions designed around improving running, push-ups and sit-ups; but what a lot of people don’t think about is functional movement, longevity and the impact their physical fitness has on deployed operations.
  • 563rd OSS AFE wins Headquarters Air Force award

    The 563rd Operations Support Squadron Aircrew Flight Equipment section was just named the Headquarters Air Force Outstanding AFE Small Program of the Year.