DT_150707-F-EC705-003
0
comments
Local

Leadership course opens to all ranks

Posted July 17, 2015 by Senior Airman DEVANTE WILLIAMS

In today’s Air Force, Airmen are constantly learning new ways to improve their military bearing. From speaking engagements to Toastmasters, the Air Force provides programs for Airmen to get out of their comfort zones and be active.

Full Story »

0
comments
Local

LRS on mission

Posted July 17, 2015 by Senior Airman James Hensley

Senior Airman Tristian Reed, 56th LRS Vehicle Maintenance customer service journeyman, checks the tread condition on a multistep truck tire and for foreign debris.   Staff Sgt. Daniel Zickefoose, 56th Logistics Readiness Squadron Fuels Lab technician, collects fuel samples July 7 from each of the storage tanks for quality testing at Luke Air Force Base….

Full Story »

Tech. Sgt. Timothy Boyer
0
comments
Local

Luke, APS solar array live

Posted July 10, 2015 by Senior Airman GRACE LEE

Tech. Sgt. Timothy Boyer Luke Air Force Base and Arizona Public Service partnered to install a solar array that will produce approximately enough energy to power 2,500 homes. Luke Air Force Base and Arizona Public Service partnered to install a solar array that will produce approximately enough energy to power 2,500 homes, benefiting the environment…

Full Story »

0
comments
Local

News Briefs July 10, 2015

Posted July 10, 2015 by

56th FSS change of command Lt. Col. Todd Ladd will relinquish command of the 56th Force Support Squadron to Maj. Tonya Mack in a ceremony at 8 a.m. July 17 in Hangar 999. 56th MDOS change of command Col. Constance Jackson will relinquish command of the 56th Medical Operations Squadron to Col. Stephen Boden in…

Full Story »

Pg-1-photo-150612-F-EC705-058
0
comments
Local

Emerald Knights go out with bang

Posted June 26, 2015 by Senior Airman DEVANTE WILLIAMS

Engulfing a 100-year old piano in flames would normally be frowned upon, but on this day Airmen encouraged pilots to set it ablaze.

Full Story »

0
comments
Local

News Briefs June 26, 2015

Posted June 26, 2015 by

607th ACS change of command Lt. Col. Charles Jones will relinquish command of the 607th Air Control Squadron to Lt. Col. Jerald Canny in a ceremony at 8 a.m. Wednesday in Hangar 999.   CMS change of command Maj. Scott Hall will relinquish command of the 56th Component Maintenance Squadron to Maj. Anthony Sutton in…

Full Story »

5_Courtesy-photo
0
comments
Local

Monsoon season blows in storms, rain, dust

Posted June 26, 2015 by Senior Airman GRACE LEE

Arizona is known for being sunny with clear skies for the majority of the year, but every year “it” happens. As the clouds roll in, the sky darkens with thunderbolts streaming overhead, and the first drops of rain hit the desert ground. Monsoon season is here.

Full Story »

0
comments
Local

Clinic responds to shortage with changes

Posted June 26, 2015 by Capt. Ambrosia Tomaino

The Luke Air Force Base Pediatrics Clinic is undergoing a shortage of provider staffing due to humanitarian mission support, separations and a decrease of providers from five to four. This manning issue has impacted appointments available to children as well as increased the wait times to be seen by the clinic. The 56th Medical Group…

Full Story »

Senior Airman Devante Williams
0
comments
Local

CDC mission includes playtime

Posted June 26, 2015 by Senior Airman MARCY COPELAND

Placing a child in the arms and care of a stranger can be a terrifying experience for a first-time parent, but with the help of the staff at the 56th Force Support Squadron Child Development Center, the transition from mom to CDC becomes one of trust and appreciation.

Full Story »

18_150612-F-EC705-053
0
comments
Local

Photo essay: Emerald Knights go out with a bang

Posted June 26, 2015 by

Tech. Sgt. Tim Boyer 308th FS jets line up to launch from Luke AFB June 12 on their way to Holloman AFB.   Staff Sgt. Staci Miller Pilots flying F-16s from Luke AFB to Holloman donned the 314th FS Warhawks patch.   Senior Airman Devante Williams Bacon speaks to the 308th FS inactivation party goers…

Full Story »


All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.