Top News on Davis-Monthan AFB

  • USAF defends A-10 retirements on Capitol Hill


    The battle over the future of the US Air Force's fleet of Fairchild Republic A-10s has moved to the US Congress, with lawmakers questioning the service's plan to retire its roughly 320 A-10s.


  • Other News for Davis-Monthan AFB

  • USAF justifies fleet cuts, confirms budget would ground all U-2s in FY16


    The US Air Force is defending its plan to retire its Lockheed U-2 high-altitude reconnaissance and Fairchild Republic...


  • USAF defends A-10 retirements on Capitol Hill


    The battle over the future of the US Air Force's fleet of Fairchild Republic A-10s has moved to the US Congress, with...


  • US Coast Guard to acquire USAF's remaining C-27J Spartans


    ​The US Air Force’s 14 remaining Alenia Aermacchi C-27J Spartans will soon come out of mothballs.


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  • USAF justifies fleet cuts, confirms budget would ground all U-2s in FY16

    News | 18 Mar 2014 21:58 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    The US Air Force is defending its plan to retire its Lockheed U-2 high-altitude reconnaissance and Fairchild Republic A-10 close-air support aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-justifies-fleet-cuts-confirms-budget-would-ground-all-U-2s-in-FY16-397147/
  • USAF defends A-10 retirements on Capitol Hill

    News | 17 Mar 2014 15:53 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    The battle over the future of the US Air Force's fleet of Fairchild Republic A-10s has moved to the US Congress, with lawmakers questioning the service's plan to retire its roughly 320 A-10s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-defends-A-10-retirements-on-Capitol-Hill-397040/
  • US Coast Guard to acquire USAF's remaining C-27J Spartans

    News | 06 Jan 2014 16:59 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The US Air Force’s 14 remaining Alenia Aermacchi C-27J Spartans will soon come out of mothballs.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Coast-Guard-to-acquire-USAFs-remaining-C-27J-Spartans-394575/
  • PICTURE: US Air Force gets final QF-4 aerial target

    News | 05 Dec 2013 06:38 | Craig Hoyle

    BAE Systems has delivered its last of more than 300 McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantoms to have been modified for use as aerial targets by the US Air Force.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-US-Air-Force-gets-final-QF-4-aerial-target-393813/
  • AFSOC MC-130J crews start training in new full-motion sims

    News | 22 May 2012 22:05 | Dave Majumdar

    The US Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC) aircrews have started training on full-motion simulators for the MC-130J version of the Lockheed Martin Hercules tactical transport aircraft at Kirtland AFB, New Mexico.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AFSOC-MC-130J-crews-start-training-in-new-full-motion-sims-372209/
  • PICTURES: Start-up developing four-seat variant of F-16A

    News | 31 Mar 2012 23:00

    A Tuscon, Arizona-based start-up is developing a four-seat variant of the venerable Lockheed Martin F-16A using ex-US Air Force stocks parked in permanent storage at Davis-Monthan AFB.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURES-Start-up-developing-four-seat-variant-of-F-16A-370201/