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January 5, 2018
 

Year in Review: February

Fighter aircraft from the World War II era rest on the flightline during the 2017 Heritage Flight Training and Certification Course Feb. 12, at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base Ariz., Feb. 12, 2017. The modern aircraft that participated in this year’s HFTCC were the F-35 Lightning II, the F-22 Raptor, the F-16 Fighting Falcon and the A-10C Thunderbolt II. The historic aircraft included the P-51 and T-51 Mustang, the P-40 Warhawk, the P-38 Lightning, the P-47 Thunderbolt, the T-33 Shooting Star and the F-86 Sabre.




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Raytheon awarded Air Force AMRAAM contract

Raytheon Missile Co., Tucson, Ariz., has been awarded a $12,099,569 fixed-price-incentive contract modification (P00004) to previously awarded contract FA8675-18-C-0003 for Advanced Medium Range Air to Air Missile (AMRAAM) Production Lot 32 field spares and initial depot spares.  Work will be performed in Tucson, Ariz., and is expected to be complete by Jan. 31, 2021.  This...
 
 
Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Michael X. Beyer

CE test warfighting capabilities

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Michael X. Beyer A U.S. Air Force explosive ordnance disposal technician from the 355th Civil Engineer Squadron assesses the fallout of a disarmed improvised unexploded ordnance during a...
 
 
Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Michael X. Beyer

Airman to attend medical degree prep

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Michael X. Beyer Staff Sgt. Shane Berger, 755th Operational Support Squadron airborne linguist, poses for a photo at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., April 19, 2018. Berger was accep...