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Year in Review: August

Posted January 5, 2018 by

Airman 1st Class Michael X. Beyer Staff Sgt. Jarred McCormick, honor guard flight sergeant, inspects Airman 1st Class Jocelynn Trent Aug. 17, 2017, during open ranks practice at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. The base honor guard conducts open ranks practices in order to ensure their members’ uniforms are in pristine condition.

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D-M proves lethality during readiness exercise

Posted April 8, 2019 by Senior Airman Giovanni Sims

The 355th Wing at Davivs-Monthan Air Force Base in Arizona continues to lead the Air Force in high-end operational readiness as it proves the "Dynamic Wing" construct during exercise Bushwhacker 19-05.

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Pararescueman embodies Service Before Self

Posted March 26, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Frankie D. Moore

U.S. Air Force pararescuemen play a very important role in the U.S. Air Force mission by recovering and providing medical care to isolated personnel in combat zones.

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New command chief takes reins

Posted March 2, 2018 by Senior Airman David English 162nd Wing,

The 162 Wing, based in Tucson, Ariz., celebrated as Joint Headquarters Command Chief Master Sgt. of the National Guard Armando A. Gonzalez relinquished responsibility as the 162nd Wing Command Chief to Chief Master Sgt. Charles H. Neal during the Assumption of Authority ceremony held at the Desert Rose Dining Facility Feb. 11, 2018.

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79th Rescue Squadron

Posted December 2, 2016 by

Mission: Maintains combat-ready status with six HC-130J aircraft and provides rapidly deployable, expeditionary personnel recovery forces to combatant commanders for contingency/crisis response operations worldwide. The 79th Rescue Squadron specializes in the rescue of isolated personnel from austere airfields in denied territory using night vision goggles as well as conducts adverse weather, low level, airdrop, air…

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D-M named major economic driving force in Arizona

Posted November 20, 2017 by Senior Airman Ashley N. Sokolov

Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Arizona is the third-largest employer in Tucson and one of six military installations responsible for blossoming the local economy, according to a report published by the Arizona Governor’s Office Nov. 15.

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Warfighter of the Week: Capt. Jasmine N. Candelario

Posted January 26, 2016 by Tech. Sgt. Heather R. Redman

DAVIS-MOTHAN AFB, Ariz. — Capt. Jasmine Candelario, 12th Air Force (Air Forces Southern) Deputy Chief of General Law, was recognized as the Warfighter of the Week, Jan. 4, 2016. Candelario began her military career in the Army, where she served for more than a decade. “I served in the Army for almost 12 years before joining the…

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F-AMMO-ly: Augmenting production using exceptional teamwork

Posted August 9, 2017 by Airman 1st Class Frankie D. Moore

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Frankie D. Moore Senior Airman Elizabeth Huerta, 355th Equipment Maintenance Squadron technician, loads a flare trailer at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., July 26, 2017. The trailer was taken to the flight line for aircraft loading. From the cartridges used by security forces, to the guided bombs utilized…

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Claims notice for Airman First Class Ashley R. Quinonez

Posted March 6, 2017 by

A1C Ashley R. Quinonez of the 355th Equipment Maintenance Squadron, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., passed away Feb. 23, 2017. Anyone having knowledge of claim for or against the deceased’s estate may contact the Summary Courts Officer, Lt. Jared Dewey at 719-963-2176 or via e-mail at jared.dewey.2@us.af.mil.

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Aircraft wash

Posted July 27, 2018 by

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Kristine Legate Airmen clean an A-10 Thunderbolt II in an aircraft wash rack at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., July 24, 2018. The main purpose of the wash rack is to clean equipment while preventing contaminates from entering the environment.   Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class…

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