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McSally: 'I was raped' while in Air Force

U.S. Sen. Martha McSally said Wednesday that she was "preyed upon and raped" by a superior officer while serving in the Air Force.... Read more»

'Heritage Flight' training to bring vintage fighters to Tucson skies

Historic military planes will fly in formation with current Air Force jets during training at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in March. P-51s, P-38s and F-86s will soar with F-35, F-22 and F-16 fighters, March 1-4.... Read more»

Iraqi pilot killed when Tucson-based F-16 crashes near Safford

An Iraqi F-16 fighter jet training in Tucson crashed Tuesday afternoon near Safford, Ariz., killing the pilot, officials said. The Arizona Air National Guard's 162nd Wing also conducts training for pilots of allied nations, including Iraq, Singapore, Oman and NATO countries.... Read more»

Raytheon awarded $900M to develop new nuclear cruise missile

Raytheon Missile Systems in Tucson will work on plans for a new nuclear cruise missile, competing with Lockheed Martin for a contract that could be worth $10 billion in the future. The development competition will pay each defense contractor about $900 million over 4.5 years.... Read more»

The British are coming — to train at D-M

A trio of Royal Air Force heavy-lift helicopters will be among the visiting aircraft training at Tucson's Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. Three USAF Talon jet trainers based in Texas will fly out of D-M at the end of the month.... Read more»

D-M flight training going old school

Among the dozens of visiting fighter planes flying out of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base this month will be be classic warbirds — P-51 Mustangs, a P-38 Lightning, a P-47 Thunderbolt, two F-86 Sabres and more will take off along with F-22 and F-35 fighter jets, as well as Dutch F-16s and National Guard A-10s.... Read more»

One dead, one hurt in Air Force training accident at White Sands

One person was killed and another hurt during a U.S. Air Force live-fire training accident involving F-16 fighter planes in New Mexico. The jets were based at Luke AFB in Arizona.... Read more»

McCain: Trump travel block could halt Tucson F-16 training by Iraqi Air Force

A group of F-16 fighter pilots training with the Air National Guard in Arizona could be affected by the travel ban put in place by President Donald Trump, with Sen. John McCain raising concerns the move could block Iraqi Air Force pilots from traveling to Tucson.... Read more»

FactCheck: Air Force One crew didn't rebuff Obama

Q: Did the crew of Air Force One refuse to fly President Obama to play golf? A: No. It’s a fake news story specifically targeting “conservative readers.”... Read more»

Air Force extends Iraqi F-16 training in Tucson

Pilots from the Iraqi Air Force will continue to train out of Tucson for at least another year, flying F-16 fighters with the 162nd Fighter Wing of the Arizona Air National Guard. The Pentagon will pay $32 million over the next year for the training.... Read more»

Photos: Troops conduct search & rescue training in S. Az

U.S. Army soldiers and Air Force personnel conducted search and rescue training west of Nogales on Tuesday, part of Exercise Angel Thunder. ... Read more»