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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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Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Frankie D. Moore

Prominent TED Talks speaker visits D-M

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Frankie D. Moore Simon Sinek, author and optimist, speaks to local first sergeants and commanders at Davis-Monthan AFB, Ariz., May 2, 2018. Sinek visited D-M to give encouraging words to...
 
 

Top 10 Things to Do in Tucson

1. Arizona -Sonora Desert     Museum www.desertmuseum.org/ 2. International Wildlife    Museum www.thewildlifemuseum.org/ 3. Saguaro National Park www.saguaronationalpark.   com/ 4. San Xavier Mission www.sanxaviermission.org/ 5. O.K. Corral www.ok-corral.com/ 6. Biosphere 2 www.b2science.org/ 7. Sabino Canyon www.emol.org/tucson/sabino   canyon/index.html 8. Tucson Botanical Gardens www....
 
 
Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Frankie D. Moore

306th RQS to receive new training facility

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Frankie D. Moore Construction workers prepare to plaster a wall for the new 306th Rescue Squadron training facility at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., April 6, 2018. The new trainin...