September 1, 2016


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Staff Sgt. Denise Willhite

Tech. Sgt. Alejandro Mendoza Jr., 944th Fighter Wing, Detachment 1 tactical aircraft maintenance craftsman, removes a 300-gallon centerline external fuel tank on an F-16 Fighting Falcon for a next-mission aircraft configuration requirement at Luke Air Force Base.

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R4R program aims to get airmen out of dorms

Arriving at a new base means having to adjust to being away from friends and family. The 56th Force Support Squadron at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., offers a program through Outdoor Recreation designed to ease transition for sin...

Tech Report: Fly by Feel

Nature has inspired scientific and engineering innovations for hundreds of years. For scientists at the Air Force Research Laboratory, it is the hairs on bats and crickets that inspired the creation of artificial hair sensors, destined to change the course of agile flight.

Air Traffic Control Tower

The Airmen in the air traffic control tower work every day to ensure pilot safety and making sure all air and ground operations run smoothly as we build the future of air power.