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Team Luke honors life, legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

Posted January 15, 2018 by

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Caleb Worpel Airmen assigned to the 56th Fighter Wing participate in a Martin Luther King Jr. Day remembrance march at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Jan. 12, 2018. Approximately 70 Airmen participated in the march which honored the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.   Air…

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Luke Strengthens Partnership with Local Law Enforcement

Posted January 12, 2018 by Airman 1st Class Caleb Worpel

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Caleb Worpel Police Department representatives from the cities of El Mirage, Peoria and Surprise pose for a photo with members from the 56th Security Forces Squadron after signing the Emergency Vehicle Operators Course Memorandum of Understanding at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Jan. 10, 2018. The memorandum allows…

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Chapel Highlight

Posted January 10, 2018 by

The Chapel provides more for airmen than just a place to gain spiritual strength, but a place to give back to the community that provides so much support for them.

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In Brief

Posted January 5, 2018 by

Illusionist Mike Super Illusionist Mike Super will perform at 5 p.m . Jan. 18 at Club Five Six. The free, family friendly event is open to the Luke community. For more information, call 623-856-6446. Annual Awards Banquet The Luke Air Force Base 2017 Annual Awards Banquet is Jan. 20 at the historic Wigwam Resort located…

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2017 in Photos: January

Posted January 5, 2018 by

Senior Airman James Hensley Senior Airman Jessica Reyes, 56th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, plays with Frida, 56th SFS MWD, before their certification evaluation Jan. 6, 2017, at Luke Air Force Base. Handlers and their dogs need to build trust by having a good rapport between one another making them more effective.

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2017 in Photos: February

Posted January 5, 2018 by

Courtesy photo Student pilots in the Air Force‚Äôs first F-35 Lightning II basic flight course class took to the skies for the first time Feb. 8, 2017, as they entered the live flying portion of their training at Luke Air Force Base. The B-course students, training under the tutelage of the experienced instructor pilots of…

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2017 in Photos: March

Posted January 5, 2018 by

Airman 1st Class Alexander Cook Brig. Gen. Brook Leonard, 56th Fighter Wing commander, throws the first pitch of the game between the Chicago White Sox and the Cleveland Indians to Bradley Zimmer, Cleveland Indians center fielder, March 25, 2017, at Goodyear Ballpark. Leonard threw the first pitch as part of the celebration to mark the…

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Desert destinations: Fort Tuthill

Posted January 5, 2018 by Senior Airman Ridge Shan

Nestled among the towering Ponderosa pine trees of the Coconino National Forest, a cozy campground designed specifically for Airmen and other military service members exists just on the edge of the city of Flagstaff, 145 miles north of Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. The Fort Tuthill Military Recreation Area comprises approximately 15 acres of cabins,…

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2017 in Photos: April

Posted January 5, 2018 by

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman James Hensley A Thunderbolt takes a shot against an Arizona Coyotes player after the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new hockey rink April 13, 2017, at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. The rink is located adjacent to the base pool and Community Commons.

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2017 in Photos: May

Posted January 5, 2018 by

Airman 1st Class Alexander Cook Scott Severn, 2017 Paralympian competitor, prepares to throw the shotput May 10, 2017, at Luke Air Force Base. Severn is a three-time Paralympic competitor and a two-time Paralympic medalist in the shotput.

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