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News Briefs February 28, 2014

Posted February 28, 2014 by

Careers for spouses An opportunity for a transportable career for spouses is now being offered. The Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education, in partnership with the National Military Family Association and the FINRA Investor Education Foundation, announced the FINRA Foundation Military Spouse Fellowship for the Accredited Financial Counselor Program. The application period is Monday…

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Birthed in 40s, 69th FS tradition continues

Posted April 18, 2014 by Tech. Sgt. LOUIS VEGA Jr.

One of the components to the 944th Fighter Wing’s mission success is the 69th Fighter Squadron. The unit’s lineage dates back to November 1940 when it was constituted as the 69th Pursuit Squadron and two years later it was redesignated the 69th Fighter Squadron. Originally an operational and replacement training unit, the 69th FS has…

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What goes up must come down

Posted April 20, 2012 by Story and photos by Senior Airman C.J. Hatch

Luke’s mission “To train the world’s greatest F-16 pilots” happens every day, and there are many people involved in the process from maintainers, who keep the jets working, to instructor pilots who teach the student pilots valuable skills. No one, however; has more impact than a small group of Airmen who work to insure the…

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Feeding Thunderbolts

Posted June 1, 2012 by Airman 1st Class Devante Williams

Senior Airman Michael O’Neil, 56th Force Support Squadron Food Services journeyman, prepares a meal for Airmen during lunch time at Ray V. Hensman Dining Facility.

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Airman, child survive car crash

Posted August 3, 2012 by by Airman 1st Class David Owsianka

A 56th Security Forces Squadron Airman, his two-year-old daughter and another passenger survived a rollover accident sustaining only minor injuries July 16 while driving home from Disneyland. He credits the training he received through a safety course on base.

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Young maintainer rises to top of MXG

Posted September 21, 2012 by by 1st Lt. RYAN DECAMP

Luke Air Force Base’s top maintainer spent his childhood hopping from location to location as a “Navy brat.” Though he was never quite sure where his family’s travels would take him, he knew where he wanted to land as an adult.

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Library perks up offerings

Posted November 9, 2012 by 56th FSS Library

There are plenty of changes happening at the Luke Air Force Base Library. Part of the library’s Main Reading Room was recently modified to make room for a “Laptop Lounge” complete with comfortable chairs, study tables, vending machines and, of course, Wi-Fi. Members can study, relax or make use of the multiple media the library…

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Load crews give it all to be top

Posted January 18, 2013 by

A four-way contest between the 425th, 310th, 309th and 308th AMUs.

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Thunderbolt team earns ‘Tough Mudder’ title

Posted March 8, 2013 by Senior Airman KATE VAUGHN

Airman 1st Class James Hensley Airman 1st Class Reymundo Lopez, 56th Equipment Maintenance Squadron, prepares to jump into the Arctic Enema obstacle of the Tough Mudder challenge Feb. 23 in Mesa. The obstacle featured a pit filled with water and ice and is the second obstacle in the Tough Mudder course that has 21 obstacles…

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‘Prime BEEF’ puts members to test

Posted April 12, 2013 by Senior Airman SANDRA WELCH

For the second time 56th Civil Engineer Squadron members had a day to play in the mud while preparing for deployment.

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