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US, Aussie partnership thriving at Luke

Posted November 16, 2018 by Staff Sgt. Jenna Bigham

Since the arrival of Australia’s first F-35A at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., in December 2014, Australian pilots and maintainers have trained side by side with members from the U.S. Air Force and Lockheed Martin in preparation for the day when Australian F-35s would travel home to Australia.

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Thunderbolts support Great American Smokeout

Posted November 16, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Zoie Rider

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Zoie Rider Children decorate a poster for the Great American Smokeout at the Youth Center Nov. 7, 2018, at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. GASO is one day a year that the American Cancer Society has set aside to encourage those who use tobacco to quit for 24…

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Luke AFB hosts ESPN First Take show

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  Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Alexander Cook Thunderbolts gather for an ESPN First Take live show at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov. 9, 2018. Every year, the live two-hour show honors service members near Veterans Day by telecasting their show from military installations.   Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Alexander Cook…

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Personalized Learning Cohort members gain insight on Luke’s pilot training mission

Posted November 9, 2018 by Senior Airman Alexander Cook

Members of the School of Superintendents Association Personalized Learning Cohort recently visited Luke Air Force Base in Arizona to collaboratively research, inspire, empower and amplify educators’ work to transform education.

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56th SFS, ANG conduct joint training

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Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Zoie Rider Staff Sgt. Elizabeth Pedroza, 56th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, adjusts her personal protective equipment before a joint training exercise at Glendale Municipal Airport Nov. 2, 2018, in Glendale, Ariz. 56th SFS MWD handlers trained Arizona Army National Guard members on how to properly…

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Top cadets from across Latin America visit Luke

Posted November 7, 2018 by Senior Airman Ridge Shan

A group of distinguished cadets from the air service academies of several Latin American countries visited Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Oct. 31, 2018, as part of the Department of Defense Latin American Cadet Initiative program.

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2018 Luke Spouses’ Dining-In

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Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Jacob Wongwai Portraits of Airmen are displayed during the 2018 Luke Spouses’ Dining-In event at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov. 2, 2018. The portraits provided the spouses an opportunity to learn about various Air Force leaders and innovators.   Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Jacob…

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AMNPES seeks to grow, develop future Air Force leaders

Posted November 5, 2018 by Senior Airman Alexander Cook

Among the numerous resources Luke Airmen are able to use to enhance their professional growth, the Airmen Professional Enhancement Seminar is one of the best.

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Retiree office here to serve

Posted November 2, 2018 by STEPHEN DELGADO

It is amazing how many questions retirees and their dependents can have about pay, health insurance, death benefits, the commissary or Luke Air Force Base Exchange. The 56th Fighter Wing has a Retiree Activity Office that can offer retirees and their families answers to questions or help with a problem. Its mission is to keep…

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Load crew comp …

Posted November 2, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Jacob Wongwai

Senior Airman Nadiya Frick, 309th Aircraft Maintenance Unit weapons load crew member, loads a bomb onto an F-16 Fighting Falcon Oct. 5 during the 56th Maintenance Group third quarter load competition at Luke Air Force Base. Weapons load crews from various squadrons competed against one another to see who is the best load crew of…

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