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  • Luke service members showcase football skills

    Active and reserve, U.S. Air Force, Navy, and Marine service members from Luke Air Force Base, Arizona, participated in the 2018 USAA Salute to Service National Football League Boot-Camp experience, at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona.Around 65 Luke participants were put through drills used to evaluate NFL talent, including
  • Republic of Korea Air Force F-35A pilot takes first flight

    After a year of preparation and instruction through the 944th Operations Group Detachment 2, Lockheed Martin and their active duty team members at the 56th Fighter Wing, Maj. Kiyun Jung, ROKAF F-35A pilot, flew his first solo mission.
  • Pentagon Announces Changes to Post-9/11 GI Bill

    The Department of Defense issued a substantive change today to department policy on the transfer by service members in the Uniformed Services of “Post-9/11 GI Bill” educational benefits to eligible family member recipients.
  • Air Force Widow vows to bring awareness to invisible wounds

    Air Force veteran Stacey Pavenski, 46, of Palm Bay, Florida, has post traumatic stress disorder, but she didn’t get it from serving in combat. It came from her husband’s combat struggles that drove him to take his own life in their bedroom, Sept. 18, 2017, while she was in the kitchen. He was 45. That fateful day has led her on a journey to bring
  • We Are Airmen: 2018 Recruiting Video Contest

    Calling all storytellers! Air Force officials are offering Airmen the chance to create their own recruiting video through the We Are Airmen 2018 Recruiting Video Contest.
  • Multinational first responders extinguish fire

    The Kuwaiti firefighters worked side-by-side with the American firemen and they were able to put the fire out before it spread to other buildings and equipment nearby, said Kuwaiti Brig. Gen. Omar E. Al-Marshoud, Abdullah Al-Mubarak Air Base fire chief.
  • Reimbursement increase for inactive duty training

    Some Reserve Citizen Airmen attending inactive duty training outside normal commuting distances at Air Force Reserve locations will be seeing an increase in the maximum reimbursement for actual travel expenses under a revision to the Joint Travel Regulation. In order for Reservists to be eligible for this entitlement, they must also reside outside
  • Luke ammo Airmen prepare for first ever combat munitions competition

    Members of the 56th Equipment Maintenance Squadron munitions flight have formed a team to compete in the first ever Air Force Combat Munitions competition, taking place June 11-14, 2018, at Beale Air Force Base, Calif.
  • ASTS Airmen train with ANG, VA

    Airmen with the 944th Aeromedical Staging Squadron recently participated in a multi-agency exercise to train on moving patients during a simulated emergency. The National Disaster Medical System exercise, spearheaded by Phoenix Veterans Affairs in partnership with the Arizona Air National Guard at Phoenix Sky Harbor, brought together various agencies including the 944 ASTS, Army National Guard, Department of Homeland Security, the Red Cross, and local fire departments for the purpose of responding to a simulated national disaster.
  • 944 FW Chaplain team wins 5 of 5 awards

    The chaplain team from the 944th Fighter Wing brought home five out five award categories for the 2017 U.S. Air Force Reserve Command Chaplain Corps Awards.