Desert Lightning News Nellis AFB and Creech AFB May 13 2022

Digital and Print Publication Serving Nellis AFB, Creech AFB, Las Vegas NV and surrounding communities. An Publication. – May 13, 2022

Hello everyone, and welcome to the May 13, 2002, issue of Desert Lightning News covering Southern Nevada, including Nellis AFB, Creech AFB, the NTTR and local veterans. Our cover story is all about the recently renovated Crosswinds Dining Facility, and the new Food 2.0 program now on offer! One innovation is the ability to use your ‘meal card’ across all NAF facilities offering food service at Nellis

Click on the link below for your free, digital copy of Desert Lightning News, viewable on your desktop or mobile device.

Other stories of note include:

  • The A-10 Thunderbolt II and it’s GAU-8 Avenger were testing over the Nevada Test and Training Range;
  • Senior leadership manned the Nellis Main Gate to welcome everyone to Nellis May 9; and
  • The 432nd Wing at Creech held the Hunter Olympics 2022.

All this and more, in this week’s edition of Desert Lightning News. Hard copies of the paper will be available at various distribution points on base and in surrounding communities starting May 13. Pick one up when you’re out and about, or visit our website,, for much more military and defense industry news. “Like” our Facebook page to receive daily news updates.

As always, THANK YOU for your support – it’s our privilege to serve you! Be safe and be well.

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