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Mentoring provides solutions to challenging times

Posted August 21, 2015 by 56th Fighter Wing Public Affairs

Senior Airman James Hensley Staff Sgt. John Morin shows Airman 1st Class Kevin Dawson, 56th Comptroller Squadron customer service technicians, where he stands in tasks completed on Air Force Training Records on the Air Force portal at Luke Air Force Base. Morin was giving Dawson advice on what tasks to complete in order for him…

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Salutes & Awards

Sidewinders inaugural class go ‘Fangs out’

Posted August 21, 2015 by holloman.af.mil

Courtesy photo The 311th Fighter Squadron’s inaugural class of F-16 Fighting Falcon pilots poses for a picture with 311th FS leaders after the class’ graduation ceremony July 31 at Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. The class, 14-FBH, is the first class of F-16 pilots to graduate from Holloman. The class graduated 14 students. HOLLOMAN AIR…

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Airmen ride rails

Posted August 21, 2015 by Senior Airman JENNA BIGHAM

Being stationed at Luke Air Force Base means having the opportunity to see and explore many great places in the surrounding area. If you don’t mind driving a short distance, you’ll find that even more adventures await you.

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MARCY COPELAND
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F-16 alive, well at Luke

Posted August 14, 2015 by Senior Airman MARCY COPELAND

Senior AirmanMARCY COPELAND An F-16 Fighting Falcon does a near-vertical takeoff at Luke Air Force Base. More than 25 nations across the globe use the F-16 in their defense in a collaborative effort with the United States to ensure all countries can defend themselves against any enemy. For years, Luke has trained pilots to fly…

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PEDRO MOTA
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Health & Safety

New fitness weapon at gym

Posted August 14, 2015 by irman PEDRO MOTA

AirmanPEDRO MOTA Astrid Cob, Luke Air Force Base Bryant Fitness Center instructor, guides Pandora Campbell with a Tabata exercise at Luke. The Tabata method is very short bursts of high intensity exercise, followed by short rests to improve the participant’s performance. Every Airman has to be regularly involved in a fitness program to pass the…

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Health & Safety

Summer safety prevents drownings

Posted August 14, 2015 by Senior Airman JAMES HENSLEY

Senior AirmanJAMES HENSLEY Michael Ketterer, 56th Force Support Squadron lead lifeguard, practices a rescue technique Aug. 4 at Silver Wings Pool at Luke Air Force Base. Lifeguards for the base pool are trained in CPR, first aid and rescue techniques. The first Drowning Impact Awareness Month was in August 2003. August was chosen due to…

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GRACE LEE
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Health & Safety

Sun safety now pays dividend later

Posted August 14, 2015 by Senior Airman GRACE LEE

Senior AirmanGRACE LEE Kinsley Skelton, Luke Air Force Base Silver Wings Pool lifeguard, keeps watch over swimmers Tuesday at the pool. Applying sunscreen can help protect an individual from getting sunburn and shield the skin from ultraviolet rays, some of the most damaging sun rays. Having fun in the sun is great while at the…

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Events

Back-to-school bash serves up fun, supplies

Posted August 14, 2015 by Senior Airman DEVANTE WILLIAMS

It was that time of year again when parents and children were preparing for the upcoming school year.

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Dog Days of Summer

Posted August 7, 2015 by

Capt. Ryan DeCamp Glendale Police Department working dog Spike takes a bite out of Staff Sgt. Scott Emmick, 56th Security Forces Squadron Military Working Dog trainer, Saturday at the Dog Days of Summer event held at Murphy Park in Glendale. Emmick played the villain in the demonstration as Glendale PD Sgt. Ernie Ochoa and dog…

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Arizona heat hard on vehicle

Posted August 7, 2015 by Senior Airman GRACE LEE

Senior AirmanGRACE LEE Don Harris, Luke Air Force Base Auto Hobby Shop manager, raises a vehicle using a vehicle lift at the auto hobby shop. The shop offers full-service auto repair, as well as do-it-yourself assistance. It’s that time of year again when most Arizona vehicle owners put up their sunshades to protect their vehicle’s…

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