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The MAGIC continues

Posted March 20, 2019 by Capt. Lacey Roberts

Airmen and soldiers from the Arizona National Guard attended the My Air Guard Incentive Career, or MAGIC event at Pima Community College West Campus Feb. 10.

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Close Airman Support watches out for Airmen

Posted March 18, 2019 by Senior Airman Cheyenne A. Powers

Davis-Monthan’s Airmen are known to be strong, resilient and hard-charging. Time and time again the base has proven to be one of the best and has never backed down from the high end fight.

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Thunder and Lightning over Arizona

Posted March 11, 2019 by Airman 1st Class Kristine Legate

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Cheyenne A. Powers A U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt II, F-22 Raptor, F-35 Lightning II and an F-86 Sabre fly in formation together over Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., March 2, 2019. These aircraft will perform in this year’s Thunder and Lightning Over Arizona air show, March 23-24. Thunder…

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DM celebrates 20th anniversary of Heritage Flight training, certification

Posted March 4, 2019 by

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Cheyenne A. Powers   Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Cheyenne A. Powers A U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt II, F-22 Raptor, F-35 Lightning and an F-86 Sabre fly in formation together over Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., March 2, 2019, during the 2019 Heritage Flight Training and Certification…

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D-M Airmen balance flexibility, survivability, lethality in readiness exercise

Posted February 20, 2019 by Senior Airman Giovanni Sims

Landing in an austere location, a small number of Airmen move at a rapid pace to accomplish a very specific mission. With only the necessary supplies needed to survive for a week, they begin to unload food, shelter and equipment. After unloading, they set up a campsite as home base for their operations.

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FARP: Land, refuel, leave

Posted February 20, 2019 by Airman 1st Class Kristine Legate

In the darkness of night, forward area refueling point team members wait for an HC-130J Combat King II to land – marking the start of training.

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Ready for anything

Posted February 8, 2019 by

Air Force photograph by Airman Frankie D. Moore Tech. Sgt. Edward Israel, 355th Wing Inspector General inspector, examines the processes of a simulated aircraft crash exercise at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Feb. 7, 2019. As an examiner, Israel must take note of faults in the exercise so they may be fixed for real world…

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F-35 demos new bag of tricks at D-M air show

Posted February 1, 2019 by by Staff Sgt. JENSEN STIDHAM

As one of the premier acts at the Thunder and Lightning Over Arizona air show, March 23 and 24 at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, the F-35A Lightning II Demonstration Team has something new in its bag of tricks. Capt. Andrew Olson, demonstration team commander and pilot, has spent much of the last three months designing,…

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Give blood to sustain life

Posted February 1, 2019 by

The Armed Services Blood Program is conducting a blood drive from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 4 at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base Benko Gym.  It is open to all service members, their spouses and Defense Department civilians.    The ASBP is the official military blood program and sole provider of blood to Iraq and…

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March 23 and 24 at Davis-Month AFB

Posted February 1, 2019 by

Free admission The 2019 Thunder and Lightning Over Arizona Air Show promises to be a weekend packed with heart-pounding air performances and family friendly activities. This is your chance to get up close and personal with the aircraft and pilots. Although general admission is free, a limited amount of premium seating is available while supplies…

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