DM-refuel1
Local

79th Rescue Squadron performs aerial refueling

Posted January 26, 2018 by

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Frankie D. Moore A U.S. Marine Corps AV-8B Harrier II receives fuel from a U.S. Air Force HC-130J Combat King II during a training exercise over Yuma, Ariz., Jan. 17, 2018. This was the first time this HC-130J’s crew refueled a fixed-wing aircraft.   Air Force photograph by…

Full Story »

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Betty R. Chevalier
Local

A-10 returns as a single-ship demonstration

Posted January 24, 2018 by Senior Airman Betty R. Chevalier

While all members of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., have maintained our mission of sustaining attack airpower, a select group of Airmen have been preparing for an additional mission; demonstrating the capabilities of the A-10C Thunderbolt II.

Full Story »

DM-turnaround7
Local

Airmen gun for a 72 hour turnaround

Posted January 22, 2018 by

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Michael X. Beyer Airman 1st Class James Oldham, 355th Equipment Maintenance Squadron armament team member, performs maintenance on safety wires of a GAU-8 Avenger 30 mm cannon from an A-10C Thunderbolt II at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Jan. 17, 2018. Regular maintenance on the cannon includes full…

Full Story »

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

Davis-Monthan under CINC inspection

Posted January 15, 2018 by Senior Airman Cheyenne A. Powers

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Michael X. Beyer Maj. Gen. Timothy Green and Col. Matthew Brooks, Commander in Chief’s Installation Excellence selection board members, speak to Airmen from the 355th Civil Engineer Squadron’s fire department at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Jan. 11, 2018. Davis-Monthan AFB is under consideration for the 2018 CINC…

Full Story »

DM-fire4
Local

Firefighters hone aircraft rescue skills

Posted January 15, 2018 by

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Michael X. Beyer U.S. Air Force firefighters from the 355th Civil Engineer Squadron walk away from a controlled fire at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Jan. 10, 2018. The controlled burn simulated the result of a downed aircraft that burst into flames.   Air Force photograph by Airman…

Full Story »

DM-dog1
Local

Defender, MWD prepare for deployment

Posted January 9, 2018 by

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Michael X. Beyer Senior Airman Dante Tost, 355th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, poses for a photograph with his MWD, Darius, at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Jan. 4, 2018. Tost, having recently trained into becoming a MWD handler, completes exercises with Darius in order to…

Full Story »

Local

Year in Review: January

Posted January 5, 2018 by

Airman 1st Class Giovanni Sims Staff Sgt. Mark Siefner, 334th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, out of Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C., repairs an F-15E Strike Eagle Jan. 18, 2017, at Davis-Monthan AFB. New pilots from the 334th Fighter Squadron participated in a two-week training course with the F-15E throughout southern Arizona’s military operating…

Full Story »

Local

Year in Review: February

Posted January 5, 2018 by

Airman 1st Class Giovanni Sims 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…

Full Story »

Local

Year in Review: March

Posted January 5, 2018 by

Airman 1st Class Mya Crosby A U.S. Air Force A-10C Thunderbolt II, assigned to the 354th Fighter Squadron and part of the A-10 West Heritage Flight Team, and a P-38 Lightning fly in formation March 26, 2017, during the Los Angeles County Air Show in Lancaster, California. The A-10 WHFT is scheduled to perform in…

Full Story »

Local

Year in Review: April

Posted January 5, 2018 by

Airman 1st Class Giovanni Sims Wanda Wolosky, Holocaust survivor, lights a candle during a Holocaust remembrance ceremony April 24, 2017, at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. The ceremony was held to honor the 6 million Jews and millions of others that lost their lives during the Holocaust.

Full Story »


All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.