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D-M Airmen participate in exercise Cactus Flag

Airment from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., participated in the annual Cactus Flag exercise, which began operations Dec. 4, 2017.

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San Antonio civic leaders go west, experience Total Force

"Go west, young man" American author Horace Greeley said about America's expansion westward. Recently, 22 civic leaders from the San Antonio area did just that during the 433rd Airlift Wing's Civic Leaders' Tour to Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov. 16-17, 2017.

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AF, Apple building maintenance efficiency

Most people hear the words Apple and think either a fruit or an electronic device, but for the 924th Fighter Group at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., it means efficiency.

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Wilson, Goldfein emphasize need for fiscal 2018 budget

The Air Force must have a higher and more stable budget to provide security for the nation, said Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein during the State of the Air Force address Nov. 9, 2017, at the Pentagon.

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Military aviation leaders discuss readiness, urge budget certainty

Top aviation military officials from the four services addressed Congress today on aviation readiness, all underscoring the urgent need for predictable budgets.


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Year in Review: November

Posted  January 5, 2018

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

Posted  January 5, 2018

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

Posted  January 5, 2018

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

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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Happy Holidays from Air Force senior leaders, spouses

Posted  December 22, 2017

Secretary of the Air Force Heather A. Wilson and her husband, along with Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein and Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright and their spouses, wish all Airmen and families season’s greetings.

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