Salutes & Awards

January 11, 2019
 

National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Alexander Cook

Senior Airman Amber Gordon, 56th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, poses for a portrait with her MWD, Boss, at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Jan. 7, 2019. The MWD handler is responsible for protecting and defending military installations with their loyal canine partner by their side.
 

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Caleb Worpel

Senior Airman Amber Gordon, 56th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, poses for a portrait at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Jan. 7, 2019. Roughly 2,300 Department of Defense canines are stationed around the world alongside their human counterparts.
 

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Alexander Cook

Senior Airman Zachory Boozel, 56th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, poses with his MWD, DC, at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Jan. 7, 2019. MWD’s and their handlers protect approximately 7,000 personnel at Luke.
 

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Caleb Worpel

Senior Airman Zachory Boozel, 56th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, poses for a portrait at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. Jan. 7, 2019. Roughly 2,300 Department of Defense canines are stationed around the world alongside their human counterparts.
 

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Alexander Cook

Staff Sgt. Nathan Rust, 56th Security Forces Squadron combat arms instructor, poses for a portrait at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Jan. 8, 2019. Rust has been an instructor for eight years and is responsible for qualifying Airmen in combat arms training.
 

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Caleb Worpel

Staff Sgt. Nathan Rust, 56th Security Forces combat arms instructor, poses for a portrait at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Jan. 8, 2019. Rust has been an instructor for eight years and ensures Airmen are qualified to properly fire and maintain weapon safety.




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AGE flights across Luke AFB become centrally located in a bigger building

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Aspen Reid Airman 1st Class Connor Blankenship, 56th Equipment Maintenance Squadron Aerospace Ground Equipment maintainer inspects a jammer lift plate, March 14, 2019, at Luke Air Force ...
 
 

March of the Fallen held to remember heroes who passed

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Leala Marquez Participants in the March of the Fallen ruck march climb a hill in Buckeye, Ariz., March 16, 2019. Attendees rucked 4.5 miles to honor fallen troops and to give back to the...
 
 
Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Leala Marquez

New CATM facility to train combat ready Airmen

Valerie Berube, community partnerships director at Luke Air Force Base, fires a rifle at the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office Firing Range in Buckeye, Ariz., Feb. 25, 2019. Berube is a key member in the partnership between Lu...