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D-M remembers POW/MIAs

Posted September 20, 2017 by Senior Airman Mya M. Crosby

Davis-Monthan Air Force Base’s Desert Lightning Team hosted a ceremony in honor of U.S. prisoners of war and service members missing in action at the Pima Air and Space Museum in Tucson, Ariz., Sept. 15.

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Holocaust Day of Remembrance

Posted May 15, 2015 by (U.S. Air Force photos by Staff Sgt. Angela Ruiz)

Pawel Linchter, Holocaust survivor, recites the prayer “Mourner’s Kaddish” in Hebrew while Senior Airman Delanie Gray, 355th Comptroller Squadron, listens during the Holocaust Day of Remembrance at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, May 7. The “Mourner’s Kaddish” is a prayer of remembrance, which Gray translated in English for the audience. U.S. Air Force 2nd Lt Charles…

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U.S. Air Force Col. Scott Campbell, 355th Fighter Wing commander, and his wife Col. Kim Campbell, 612th Theater Operations Group commander, arrive at the Tucson Veterans Day Parade in Tucson, Ariz., Nov. 11, 2016. Scott Campbell is responsible for one of the largest installations and flying operations in the Air Force with more than 100 aircraft, 7,500 Airmen and 3,200 civilians at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Nathan H. Barbour)
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Veterans Day parade …

Posted December 2, 2016 by

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Nathan H. Barbour U.S. Air Force Col. Scott Campbell, 355th Fighter Wing commander, and his wife Col. Kim Campbell, 612th Theater Operations Group commander, arrive at the Tucson Veterans Day Parade Nov. 11, 2016, in Tucson. Scott Campbell is responsible for one of the largest installations and flying operations…

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First Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program event a success

Posted April 24, 2015 by 2nd Lt. Lacey Roberts

The 162nd Wing’s Air Wing Integrator hosted her first Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program event on April 10 at the Hilton Garden Inn Tucson International Airport. Christina Desiato began working here last September with a purpose, to assist deployed service members throughout the deployment cycle, and the Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program is her number one priority….

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D-M holds annual Holocaust Remembrance Day Ceremony

Posted April 30, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Frankie D. Moore

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Frankie D. Moore Col. Chad Balettie, 355th Fighter Wing vice commander, lights a candle during Davis-Monthan Air Force Base’s annual Holocaust Remembrance Day Ceremony at Davis-Monthan AFB, Ariz., April 23, 2018. The candle lighting was part of a ceremony that memorialized the six million Jews and millions of…

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Exchange Toy Book makes spirits bright

Posted October 22, 2015 by emmauribe

DALLAS –  Military shoppers can fill their sleighs with the hottest toys for children of all ages this holiday season with help from the Army & Air Force Exchange Service’s Toy Book, which features a selection of gifts both in-store and online. The 32-page shopping guide, available Oct. 23 in the continental United States and Nov. 6…

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100 cardholders worldwide share $30,000 in sweepstakes

Posted June 1, 2018 by

Living a Be Fit lifestyle is its own reward for Davis-Monthan Air Force Base Airmen, but a bonus never hurts. Military Star’s “Ignite Your Workout” sweepstakes will reward 100 lucky military shoppers worldwide with a $300 exchange gift card each. Shoppers automatically earn an entry with two purchases at their local commissary plus two purchases…

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A-10 demonstration team to perform during 2018 airshow season

Posted October 6, 2017 by by Public Affairs

The U.S. Air Force A-10 demonstration team will once again display the capabilities of the Thunderbolt II at approximately 14 shows throughout the 2018 airshow season. The A-10 demonstration team last flew in 2011. The A-10 flew exclusively with the Air Force Heritage Flight program in 2012 and 2017. Specifically designed for close-air support, the…

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Pearl Harbor survivor honored at UA stadium

Posted November 4, 2016 by Air Force photographs by Senior Airman Chris Drzazgowski

(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chris Drzazgowski) James Francis, University of Arizona senior associate director of athletics, shows Lauren Bruner, one of six living survivors of the Dec. 7, 1941 attack on the USS Arizona at Pearl Harbor, a commemorative jersey to be worn by the UA Wildcats football team Sept. 16, 2016….

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Pararescuemen train doing activites they enjoy

Posted February 5, 2016 by (U.S. Air Force photos by Carolyn Herrick)

U.S. Air Force Reserve Staff Sgt. Matt Gaddy, 306th Rescue Squadron pararescueman, lands on a private skydiving field in Eloy, Ariz., Jan 13. Skydiving is an off-duty hobby he learned to love when he began to perform military jumps as part of his job. He now holds a Class C license. U.S. Air Force Reserve…

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