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Base Announcements

BASE HOUSING: Members who are currently residing off-base in a lease and are offered a home from Soaring Heights, need to understand their lease and policy for notification of breaking it.  The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA), will not allow a member to break a lease to move into Privatized Housing on-base.  It is personal choice to accept a home on-base and it is not government directed.  Only PCS or deployments with official orders will break a lease and there are also stipulations on providing notice to vacate as well. For more information click the link here

GATE CLOSURES: N. Wilmot Gate will be closed from 30 May 2023 to 4 January 2024 with the exceptions following. Due to an ongoing construction and improvement project the Craycroft Gate will be closed the following dates: 10-11 Jun (Use Swan Gate), 16-17 Jun (Use Swan Gate), 21-23 Jun (Use Swan or N. Wilmot Gates) , 24-25 Jun (Use Swan Gate). Visitor passes may be limited during this time. 

FIRST WING SPARK TANK: The Wing is looking to fund the most innovative requirements from across the installation, specifically looking for requirements developed by Airmen to improve or increase efficiency of daily job functions & tasks. Anyone on the DLT team is eligible to submit requirements for funding. Airmen who submit requirements will need to prepare a presentation pitch for the Spark Tank panel on 08 June, and the best requirements will be funded!  Deadline to submit requirements for funding: 25 May. For more information, refer to the base email. 

EXCESS INVENTORY: Post your excess DoD personnel property, such as office items (i.e. chairs, bookshelves and standing desks) for others to request on the excess inventory SharePoint. Refer to the base email for more information. 

DEERS NEWS: Sponsors with CAC Access to DMDC ID Card Office Online can now request new dependent ID cards be mailed to them. Members must have a stateside mailing address and should request new dependent ID cards through the below link by selecting the Family ID Cards option once logged in. Once the new card arrives, it must be activated similarly to a credit card before it can be used to access the base. 

ON-GOING BASE CONSTRUCTION: The 355th CES would like to notify all Military and Civilian Personnel of an authorized contractor who will be supporting an on-going, base wide sewer project.  You may notice them periodically as they move around the base in their labeled trucks. They will not be entering any buildings. The contractor is currently using a camera to conduct inspections of the underground sewer lines.  They will also be cleaning the lines using a very large Water Pump Truck. This on-going effort should not have any impact on your day-to-day operations, though you will be notified in a timely manner if that changes.  The project is expected to continue for up to 18 months, into October 2024.

Base Events

Air Force Sergeants Association Chapter 1261

Come out and support your Air Force Sergeants Association Chapter 1261. Please check AFSA Chapter 1261, Davis-Monthan AFB Facebook for locations. 

Skate Night 

The Black African-American Heritage Council is hosting a skate night on May 26 from 5-7 PM at Skate Country. Refer to the base email for the POC.

Post-Partum Physical Therapy Class

Post-partum Pelvic Floor Group Class: Starting June 9th at 1400-1530. New Active-Duty Mom’s starting at 6 weeks post-partum and on are welcome to take an hour to themselves to learn about self-care. There will be tips, tricks, and exercises provided to get you back on track for physical aspects of daily life, return to duty, and return to PT testing. Hosted by 355th Medical Group. Refer to the base email for contact information!

Get Connected!

Thinking of leaving active duty? Contact your local Air Force Reserve in-service recruiters!

Last names (A-K): TSgt Jeremy Tietz, 520-559-4306

Last names (L-Z): MSgt Sergio Marquez, 520-262-5088

Downtown Tucson Line Recruiter: MSgt Rob Capogrosso, 520-268-2191

162d Arizona Air National Guard

Thinking of leaving active duty? Palace Chase/Palace Front Questions? Contact your local Air National Guard Recruiter:

Main Office: (520) 955-7000

TSgt Sophie Stewart: (520) 955-0186

TSgt Brittany Klein: (520) 295-6467

TSgt Fancemichell Hate: (520) 250-2296

TSgt Nathan Brady: (520) 306-6640

Flight Chief: TSgt Matthew Garcia (520) 955-0183

In Service Recruiter: MSgt Sean Stanton: (714) 833-4644

Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Requirements

Is your ETS or anticipated retirement date within the next 2 years?  TAP provides information and training to ensure service members transitioning from active-duty are prepared for their next step in life - whether pursuing additional education, finding a job in the public or private sector or starting a business. Completion is mandatory IAW Public Law 101-510.

Register for Pre-separation counseling by emailing the TAP team at  or call 228-5690. 

*TAP requirements must be complete before applying for Skill bridge

Human Trafficking, Report It!

If you suspect Human Trafficking, report it! Contact the DoD Hotline or call (800) 424-9098.

For 24/7 assistance, call the National Human Trafficking Resource Center at (888) 373-7888.

For 355th Security Forces Squadron, call (520) 228-3200.

Need to speak to a Chaplain?

If you need to talk to the on-call chaplain, call the command post at 228-7400.

If you would like to request a chaplain for an invocation, please call 228-5411