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Attitude guides Airman in tough situations

Posted August 7, 2015 by Airman PEDRO MOTA

AirmanPEDRO MOTA Airman 1st Class Ryan Holland, 56th Civil Engineer Squadron engineering tech, surveys land, produces floor plans using AutoCAD, and maintains data consisting of infrastructure, pavements, and utilities for Luke Air Force Base. “A positive attitude causes a chain reaction of positive thoughts, events and outcomes.” ~ Wade Boggs, Hall of Fame athlete Like…

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Keep motorcycle riding fun – keep it safe

Posted August 7, 2015 by Senior Airman GRACE LEE

Senior Airman Grace Lee Senior Airman Daniel Keum, 56th Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal technician and Luke motorcycle safety instructor, demonstrates cornering July 28 at the Luke Air Force Base motorcycle riding range. Practicing proper cornering can help with negotiating real-life turns and helps keep the rider safe. Many motorcyclists dream of riding during…

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Pleus inspires new aviators, displays F-35s

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Airman 1st Class Daniel Lile Brig. Gen. Scott Pleus, 56th Fighter Wing commander, speaks to Columbus Air Force Base’s newest pilots July 24 in the Kaye Auditorium on Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi. Pleus returned to Columbus AFB in an F-35 Lightning II to display the new aircraft to young aviators. He graduated from Columbus…

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Luke F-35s visit Columbus AFB

Posted July 31, 2015 by

Airman 1st Class Daniel Lile A T-6 Texan II roars overhead as the pilots of two Luke Air Force Base F-35 Lightning IIs prepare to exit their aircraft July 23 at Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi. The pilots are Capt. Nicholas Rallo, left, 62nd Fighter Squadron, and Brig. Gen. Scott Pleus, 56th Fighter Wing commander….

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Candid money talk improves relationship

Posted July 31, 2015 by Senior Airman GRACE LEE

There are many reasons why people divorce but at the top of the list are lack of communication and finances. That’s why it’s important to combine these two topics to make for a successful long-lasting relationship. “I believe communication is very important in a relationship overall and communication about money is at the top of…

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Neubauer retires from AF at Luke

Posted July 31, 2015 by Senior Airman JAMES HENSLEY

Senior AirmanJAMES HENSLEY Maj. Gen. Kurt Neubauer, Air Force Safety Center commander, presents Sandy, his wife, with the ceremonial flag. A former Luke Air Force Base commander retired July 24 in a ceremony held at Luke Air Force Base with family and friends in attendance. Maj. Gen. Kurt Neubauer, Air Force chief of safety, retired…

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Home security part of Airman readiness

Posted July 31, 2015 by Senior Airman MARCY COPELAND

A home invasion, burglary or robbery can be a terrifying experience. Unfortunately, along with the possible loss or damage to possessions, it can remove the sense of security and make the victim feel vulnerable within his own home. According to the Federal Bureau Of Investigations, in 2013, there were an estimated 8,632,512 property crime offenses…

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Crossing over: Enlisted to officer

Posted July 31, 2015 by Senior Airman DEVANTE WILLIAMS

Courtesy photo Second Lt. Shaun Chaplain, 56th Comptroller Squadron flight commander, surveys his surroundings at an unnamed deployed location when he was still an enlisted member. From a technical sergeant in cyber operations, he became a second lieutenant three months ago after completing Officer Training School. Luke Air Force Base is his first assignment as…

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In plain sight, but where?

Posted July 31, 2015 by Senior Airman MARCY COPELAND

What was once a hustling, bustling main gate to Luke Air Force Base is now a monument known only as facility number four.

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Airman 1st Class Pedro Mota
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FSS cog in 56th FW wheel

Posted July 31, 2015 by Senior Airman DEVANTE WILLIAMS

The 56th Fighter Wing mission is to train the world’s greatest F-35 and F-16 fighter pilots. It takes the whole base to make the mission run smoothly. From the 56th Medical Group to the 56th Civil Engineer Squadron, all squadrons help to train the world’s greatest fighter pilots.

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