Desert Lightning News Digital Edition – September 2020

Desert Lightning News – Digital and print publication serving Davis Monthan AFB, Tucson AZ and surrounding communities. An Publication. – September 2020

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Desert Lightning News Digital Edition - September 2020


Hello, fans and friends, welcome to the September 2020 edition of Davis-Monthan AFB Desert Lightning News! The importance of high-end readiness was on display at Red Flag-Rescue 20-2, which took place in August at Davis-Monthan AFB. Red Flag-Rescue trains all rescue and attack Airmen to prepare for the high-end fight potentially located in contested and degraded environments. A challenging element of the exercise includes rescuing a simulated survivor from an austere and contested environment while facing simulated opposing forces. Preparing for what could happen on the battlefield… click on the link below to read this and other stories in your free digital copy of Desert Lightning News, viewable on your computer or mobile device.
Here are some more highlights from this month’s issue:
  • Military steps up to aid firefighting efforts: page 3
  • ECG Airman receives Purple Heart: page 5
  • 500 Palmer Agave transplanted on South Range at Fort Huachuca: page 6
All this and much more, in this edition of Desert Lightning News! Hard copies of the paper will be available at various distribution points on base and in surrounding communities starting September 4th.  “Like” our Facebook page for daily news updates – we now regularly cross-post news and features from the military bases we serve throughout the desert Southwest, as an extension of our military and defense community. As always, THANK YOU for your support – it’s our privilege to serve you! Be safe and be well.  #aerotechnews #dmafbnews


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