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2017 in Photos: September

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Airman 1st Class Alexander Cook Senior Airman Jared Ball, 56th Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordinance Disposal team member, performs render-safe procedures on a Mark 81 bomb Sept. 21, 2017, at the Gila Bend Air Force Auxiliary Field in Gila Bend. The render-safe procedure is the act of applying special EOD procedures, methods and tools to…

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2017 in Photos: October

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Senior Airman Pedro Mota Senior Airman Anthony Felix, 63rd Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, right, and Airman 1st Class Blayne Exline, 63rd AMU assistant dedicated crew chief, showcase the F-35A Lightning II Oct. 28, 2017, to retirees at Luke Air Force Base. During the Retiree Appreciation Day event, system-matter experts were placed around an F-35…

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2017 Fiesta Bowl Parade

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Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Ridge Shan Luke Airmen stop for a photo prior to walking through downtown Phoenix during the 2017 Fiesta Bowl Parade. Luke Airmen participated in the event which is part of Phoenix’s Fiesta Bowl event the Fiesta Bowl game itself in which Luke Airmen will be honored.   Air Force…

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2017 in Photos: November

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Airman 1st Class Caleb Worpel Arizona State University ROTC cadets scale an obstacle Nov. 3, 2017, during the 4th annual Luke Mudder at Luke Air Force Base. Working in teams of four, cadets competed for the fastest time finishing the 17-obstacle, mile-and-a-half course.

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2017 in Photos: December

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Senior Airman Devante Williams A Team Luke child speaks with Santa and Mrs. Claus during the United Fantasy Flight Dec. 1, 2017, in Phoenix. Several children from Luke, who have a family members currently deployed, were invited to the special event. The North Pole experience included festive activities, games, holiday treats and a visit from…

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Chaplain’s thoughts …

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Until we meet again … Ecclesiastes 3:1 “There is an occasion for everything and a time for every activity under heaven.” (Christian Standard Bible). My time here at Luke AFB is coming to a close. It has been a tour of momentous and joyous events while at times tumultuous and highly stressful. But through it…

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STREET BEAT

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The 56th Security Forces Squadron handled the following incidents Nov. 20 through Dec. 17 at Luke Air Force Base Tickets SFS issued citations for 67 moving and three non-moving violations. Traffic-related accidents Dec. 6: SFS responded to a report of a minor vehicle accident at the Bldg. 1384 parking lot due to inattentive backing by…

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JUSTICE REPORT

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The following is a list of actions issued in the months of August, September and October 2017 at Luke Air Force Base: 56th Maintenance Group Courts-martial • An airman first class was found guilty of one charge and five specifications in violation of Uniform Code of Military Justice Article 112a, wrongful use of cocaine. The…

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January blood drive on base

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Holiday shoutouts

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Airmen from the 56TH Fighter Wing send holiday shout outs to loved ones.

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