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Luke spouses receive KC-135 orientation flight

Posted March 16, 2018 by

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Alexander Cook A KC-135 Stratotanker pilot assigned to the 452nd Air Mobility Wing presses a switch during an in-flight refueling mission over Arizona, March 12, 2018. Luke Air Force Base provided an opportunity for military spouses to experience an in-flight refueling mission in a KC-135 Stratotanker.   Air…

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Orientation Flight program provides Thunderbolts time in the cockpit

Posted March 12, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Alexander Cook

Air Force photograph by Staff Sgt. David Miller Capt. Hank McKibban, 61st Fighter Squadron instructor pilot, prepares to fly then Phoenix Mayor Phil Gordon in an F-16 orientation flight June 8, 2007. The purpose of the flight was to promote understanding to community leaders of Luke’s F-16 training mission and the airspace requirements to accomplish…

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Luke’s newest chiefs recognized

Posted March 9, 2018 by Senior Airman Ridge Shan

Six Airmen were recognized for their promotion to chief master sergeant during the Chief Master Sergeant Recognition Ceremony which took place at Luke Air Force Base, March 3, 2018.

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Luke Days 2018 Blue Angels

Posted March 7, 2018 by

The U.S. Navy Blue Angels will be headlining the Luke Days 2018 air show at Luke Air Force Base, Arizona, March 17th and 18th of 2018.

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Air War College international students finish capstone program at Luke

Posted March 5, 2018 by Tech. Sgt. Luther Mitchell Jr.

United States Air Force Air War College International Fellows students visited Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Feb. 27 to gain a better understanding of U.S. military operations and see how Luke is building the future of airpower.

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Women’s History Month Breakfast

Posted March 5, 2018 by

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Ridge Shan Col. Michael Richardson, 56th Fighter Wing vice commander, talks with Georgia Lord, mayor of Goodyear, and other members of the 56th Fighter Wing during the Women’s History Month breakfast at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., March 1, 2018. The breakfast, at which Lord was a guest speaker,…

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Australian Defence Force vice chief visits Luke

Posted March 2, 2018 by

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Alexander Cook Australian Wing Commander Darren Clare, 61st Fighter Squadron instructor pilot and Australian Senior National Representative, shows the F-35 Lightning II helmet to Vice Admiral Ray Griggs, Vice Chief of the Australian Defence Force at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Feb. 22, 2018. During the visit, Griggs…

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Luke Days 2018 Blue Angels

Posted March 2, 2018 by

The U.S. Navy Blue Angels will be headlining the Luke Days 2018 air show at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., March 17 and 18, 2018.

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Grill Masters 2018

Posted February 28, 2018 by

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Ridge Shan Chefs square off against each other by preparing meals in the Community Commons kitchen during the 2018 Grill Master competition at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Feb. 23, 2018. The Grill Master competition invited teams of two Airmen from units across the base to cook the best…

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Luke tech expo offers peak into the future

Posted February 26, 2018 by Senior Airman Ridge Shan

The 2018 Luke Tech Expo took place Feb. 22 at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., demonstrating mission-centric technology solutions from approximately 20 industry-leading commercial partners for Airmen to exhibit and learn about.

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