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Desert Lightning News Flipbook – March 2, 2018

Desert Lightning News – Serving Davis Monthan AFB, Tucson AZ, and surrounding communities Click on the link below and access a digital copy of this...

Desert Destinations: Humphreys Peak

Senior Airman Ridge ShanAn elevation sign stands atop the summit of Humphreys Peak. Humphreys Peak is Arizona’s highest point and the tallest mountain...

Italian F-35B lands at Pax River

Lockheed Martin photograph The first F-35B assembled outside of the U.S. landed at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Md., Jan. 31, 2018, after completing a...

Fitness devices can provide locations of soldiers

An interactive map found online can show the locations and activities of people who use fitness devices such as Fitbit, raising security concerns about...

DOD studying implications of wearable devices giving too much info

DOD photograph by Jim GaramoneThe Defense Department urges service members and DOD civilians with wearable electronic devices to use the strictest privacy setting....

Army camp built to protect early settlers

Fort Huachuca is a product of the Indian Wars of the 1870s and 1880s. In February 1877, Col. August Kautz, commander of the Department...

Arizona Air National Guard F-16 crashes

Iraqi student pilot confirmed dead after F-16 crash A pilot was killed when an F-16 Fighting Falcon crashed Sept. 5, 2017, 20 miles northwest of...

Fallen WW I aviator gets distinguished flying cross

WASHINGTON — Army Capt. James Miller, one of the first aviators in the U.S. military and the first U.S. aviation casualty in World War...

NASA selects Army surgeon for astronaut training

FORT CARSON, Colo. ­— How many lifetimes does it take to become a soldier, pilot, doctor -- and an astronaut? For Army Maj. (Dr.)...

Navy contract

Arête Associates, Tucson, Ariz., is being awarded an $8,522,007 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N61331-11-C-0007) for the engineering, manufacturing, production and delivery...

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