Hill AFB Airmen deploy F-35A to support coalition forces

HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — Airmen from the 388th and 419th fighter wings at Hill AFB deployed to Al Dhafra Air Base, United...

Concerned leaders order review of base housing

ARLINGTON, Va. — Responding to reports of poorly maintained and unsafe housing across several installations, Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson and Chief of Staff...

New guidance for travel to Mexico

The United States Army North Force Protection division has new guidelines regarding travel to Mexico to ensure that our service members are kept safe. All...

U.S. military says service members killed in Syria blast

Two U.S. service members, one Department of Defense civilian and one contractor supporting DOD were killed and three service members were injured while conducting...

Desert Lightning News Digital Edition – December 7, 2018

Desert Lightning News Digital Edition - December 7, 2018 Desert Lightning News – Digital and print publication serving Davis Monthan AFB, Tucson AZ and surrounding...

Estate claims notice

Staff Sgt. Shane M. Appleton of the 355th Operations Support Squadron, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., passed away Oct. 28, 2018. Anyone having knowledge of...

Desert Lightning News Digital Edition – November 2, 2018

Desert Lightning News – Digital and print publication serving Davis Monthan AFB, Tucson AZ and surrounding communities - Digital Edition November 2, 2018 ...

Violin player sailed on to career in Navy

There used to be an ad commonly seen in the 1960s that stated, “Join the Navy and see the world.” An accomplished violin player in...

After crash, Pentagon says temporary pause in F-35 flights

The Pentagon on Oct. 11 ordered a temporary pause in all F-35 fighter jet flights in order to inspect the fleet in the wake...

Desert Lightning News Digital Edition – October 5, 2018

Desert Lightning News – Digital and print publication serving Davis Monthan AFB, Tucson AZ and surrounding communities - October 5, 2018 Desert...

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