Desert Lightning News Digital Edition – July 2019

Desert Lightning News – Digital and print publication serving Davis Monthan AFB, Tucson AZ and surrounding communities – July 2019

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Thanks for checking out the July 2019 edition of Desert Lightning News! Our cover story this month features Detachment 11 of the 372nd Training Squadron – a small unit with a big global impact. 372nd TRS, Det. 11 provides advanced skills training for almost every maintenance specialty found at Davis-Monthan, including the A-10C Thunderbolt II, EC-130H Compass Call, HC-130J Super Hercules, HH-60G Pavehawk and F-16C/D Fighting Falcon – and that’s just for starters. To learn more about this small but mighty squadron, click on the link below to read a digital copy of this month’s edition.

Here are some more highlights from the July issue:

  • 48th RQS awarded rescue mission of the year: page 3
  • AF First – Misawa Block-50 F-16 hits 10K hours: page 4
  • DOD seeks feedback to create Housing Resident Bill of Rights: page 5
  • Photo feature – 306th RQS deploys from D-M: pages 8 & 9

All this and much more, in this edition of Desert Lightning News! Pick up a hard copy of the paper beginning July 3 (early for the holiday!), at our usual distribution points on base and in Tucson. Be sure to “Like” our Facebook page for daily updates on news coming out of D-M and other military and defense installations in the desert southwest. It’s our privilege to serve you – have a great week!  #aerotechnews #dmafbnews

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