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Aircrew flight equipment Airmen keep pilots on mission

Posted June 13, 2014 by Airman 1st Class CORY GOSSETT

The Airmen of Luke Air Force Base work tirelessly to ensure the safety of each mission launched from the base.

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Airfield management keeps runway tidy

Posted August 8, 2014 by Airman 1st Class PEDRO MOTA

It’s said when stakes are high, those who are calm prevail. Airmen from the 56th Operations Support Squadron Airfield Management section know this all too well.

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News Briefs September 26, 2014

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CPTS closed The finance office is closed Monday and Thursday. It will be open regular business hours, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. For more information, call 1st Lt. William Liaw at 623-856-6035. Comprehensive Airman Fitness Comprehensive Airman Fitness Training is Oct. 14 through 16. It is a three-day course for Airmen…

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Holiday Season prep: Fall into fitness … Luke offers choices

Posted November 14, 2014 by Staff Sgt. Timothy Boyer

Navy Reserve Jonathan Gonzalez, Alpha Platoon equipment operator, shoots a basket over the defensive attempt of Brian Koech, brother of Staff Sgt. Wilson Koech, 56th Logistics Readiness Squadron shipment planning NCO in charge, at the Luke Air Force Base Bryant Fitness Center. Gonzalez made the shot to tie up the pick-up basketball game.   Yong…

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News Briefs January 23, 2015

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VH1 concert VH1 and sponsors supporting the event are hosting a Super Bowl Blitz concert featuring Fall Out Boy and Charli XCX at 5 p.m. Jan. 30 in Hangar 999 as a “Thank you” to those who serve in the U.S. military. Members of the Luke community are invited and the concert is free. Service…

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Club Beyond: Where friends, fun, faith connect

Posted March 20, 2015 by Staff Sgt. LUTHER MITCHELL Jr.

Courtesy photo Charles and Joe compete to see who can attach the most clothespins to their faces Dec. 1, 2014, at Club Five Six. Club Beyond has more than 100 trained staff and hundreds of volunteers at over 40 locations worldwide. Teenagers face many difficult issues today such as online bullying, educational stress, sexual pressures,…

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Air Show returning March 19-20, 2016

Posted May 8, 2015 by 56th FWPA

Staff Sgt. Timothy Boyer Crowds gather to catch a glimpse of Luke’s newest jet, the F-35A Lightning II joint strike fighter, on March 16, 2014, during the Open House and Air Show at Luke Air Force Base. Luke Air Force Base’s 56th Fighter Wing will host an air show March 19 and 20, 2016. The…

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F-35s gas up on fly

Posted June 19, 2015 by Staff Sgt. STACI MILLER

F-35 Lightning II fighter pilots from the 61st Fighter Squadron connected with Airmen from the Arizona Air National Guard’s 161st Air Refueling Wing June 5 to practice air-to-air refueling. The 161st ARW is right down the road in Phoenix and provides a valuable service to Luke Air Force Base and its pilots. “Luke is our…

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Civilian employee survey underway

Posted April 13, 2012 by 1st Lt. Ryan Decamp

56th Fighter Wing Public Affairs Have you ever wanted a greater opportunity to change how your office works or give input on how you see the work environment? The U.S. Office of Personnel Management is giving Luke Air Force Base’s civilian employees that chance. The OPM opened its Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey to Air Force…

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Street Beat May 24, 2012

Posted May 24, 2012 by Courtesy of Staff Sgt. Cambria Odell, 56th SFS

The 56th Security Forces Squadron handled the following incidents May 11 through 17:   Tickets Security Forces issued citations for four moving and two nonmoving violations.   Traffic related incidents May 11: Security forces responded to a report of report of a minor vehicle accident at Bldg. 1130. There were no injuries. May 15: Security…

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