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Year in Review: May

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Staff Sgt. Marianique Santos Pararescuemen with the 58th Rescue Squadron prepare for aerial transport during a personnel recovery scenario at Pond Lading Zone during Angel Thunder 17 in Tucson, Ariz., May 11, 2017. Angel Thunder is a two-week, Air Combat Command-sponsored, joint certified and accredited personnel recovery exercise focused on search and rescue. The exercise…

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Year in Review: June

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Senior Airman Mya Crosby 355th Civil Engineer Squadron pavements and equipment Airmen, also known as the Dirt Boyz, pose on top of the newly reconstructed Atterbury Wash and bridge June 28, 2017, at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. The Dirt Boyz spent approximately 2,900 man hours and $157,000 on the project.

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Year in Review: July

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Senior Airman Mya Crosby Capt. Michael McCarthy, 354th Fighter Squadron A-10C Thunderbolt II pilot, prepares to take off July 14 from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. The A-10 has provided close-air support in worldwide operations for the past three decades.

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Year in Review: August

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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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Year in Review: September

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Airman 1st Class Michael Beyer Airman 1st Class Elsie Delgadillo, 25th Operational Weather Squadron forecaster and Staff Sgt. Seth Reab, 355th Operations Support Squadron Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape, NCO in charge, practice the Spontaneous Protection Enabling Accelerated Response System Sept. 28, 2017, at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. The SPEAR System takes advantage of the…

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Year in Review: October

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Airman 1st Class Frankie Moore A firefighter from the 355th Civil Engineer Squadron puts out a fire in a burn room Oct. 19, 2017, during fire training at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. In addition to protecting installation assets, Air Force firefighters collaborate with and host training for local fire departments.

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Year in Review: November

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Senior Airmen Ashley Steffen A pararescueman climbs into a hovering HH-60 Pave Hawk Nov. 6, 2017, during Angel Thunder at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. Angel Thunder is a two-week, Air Combat Command-sponsored, joint-certified and accredited personnel recovery exercise focused on search and rescue.

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Year in Review: December

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Airman 1st Class Frankie Moore U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Jerry Lyons, 355th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, fuels an A-10C Thunderbolt II Dec. 6, 2017, during the annual Cactus Flag exercise at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. Cactus Flag is designed to ensure D-M is ready to provide attack airpower in support of combatant commanders…

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D-M welcomes newest chiefs

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Senior Master Sgt. Jason Schmitz, 355th Equipment Maintenance Squadron productions section chief, embraces his daughter after being notified Dec. 1, 2017, of his selection for the rank of chief master sergeant at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. Schmitz was one of six senior master sergeants at D-M to be selected for the rank of chief master…

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Military families celebrate the season

Posted December 22, 2017 by Tech. Sgt. Gregory Ferreira

Air National Guard photograph The 10th Annual Holiday Open House delivered toys to military families at the Arizona Air National Guard’s 162nd Wing in Tucson, Ariz., Dec. 16, 2017. The 10th Annual Holiday Open House delivered toys to military families at the Arizona Air National Guard’s 162nd Wing in Tucson, Ariz., Dec. 16, 2017. The…

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