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Luke holds POW/MIA ceremony

Air Force photograph by Staff Sgt. Staci Miller The 56th Fighter Wing command team, Brig. Gen. Brook Leonard and Chief Master Sgt. Randy Kwiatkowski, stand...

World War II veteran visits base

Martinez and his family view artifacts from Gila Bend Air Force Auxiliary Field during a tour of the 56th Range Management Office at Luke. Manuel...

F-35 Heritage Flight Team donates check to Disabled American Veterans Office

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Pedro MotaThe F-35 Heritage Flight Team donates a 20 thousand dollar charity check to the Disabled...

Lightning I pilot meets Lightning II, shares stories

https://youtu.be/-ua5LZFpjIQ Retired Maj. Earl Conrad Jr., a World War II fighter pilot who flew the original P-38 Lightning, visited Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Oct....

AF offered Airman chance of lifetime

When people come to a medical facility, they are often anxious and uneasy. It is important to have personnel at that facility to make...

Applications now open for 2017 Raytheon No Barriers expedition for wounded...

Wounded veterans in Arizona, Southern California, New Mexico and Texas can now apply for the 2017 No Barriers Warriors Veteran Wilderness Expedition funded by...

T-bolts assist disabled vets

  Thunderbolts from Luke Air Force Base assisted with the 2015 National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic for five days in September in San Diego. Forty-two Airmen...

Tucson VA to host veterans creative arts competition

The Southern Arizona VA Health Care System’s Tucson VA campus will be hosting a local National Veterans Creative Arts competition 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Feb....

Father remembers son gone too soon

  Editor’s note: The following is a story of Airman 1st Class Wheeler Nichols, 56th Dental Squadron, written by his father. Our son loved the U.S....

Pearl Harbor vet honored on 99th birthday

There are days and events in history that are etched in people’s minds forever. One of those days is Dec. 7, 1941, the day...

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