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Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training Class 17-14 is set to graduate. (U.S. Air Force graphic/Airman 1st Class Benjamin N. Valmoja) SUPT Class 17-14 set to graduate
All Laughlin members are invited to attend a graduation ceremony for Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training Class 17-14, at 10 a.m., here, in Anderson Hall, Sept. 8, 2017.
0 9/07
2017
Lt. Gen. Darryl Roberson, commander of Air Education and Training Command, examines the wing of a hail-damaged T-38 Talon at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, March 16, 2016, during a base tour. While touring Laughlin, Roberson held an all-call, visited various base agencies and discussed operations with wing leaders. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Brandon May) Laughlin, AETC tackle hailstorm recovery, one year later
More than 18 months ago, a series of severe thunderstorms rolled through Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, dropping large chunks of ice on buildings, cars, and aircraft alike. The hail that rained down on the area Feb. 22, 2016, brought devastating effects to the base’s infrastructure. Along with the buildings, the storm put Laughlin’s pilot training mission at risk when more than 80 percent of the training fleet was grounded due to exceptional hail damage.
0 9/07
2017
Capt. Sebastian Constable, 434th Flying Training Squadron T-6 Texan II instructor pilot, was chosen by wing leadership to be this week’s “XLer,” at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Aug. 28, 2017. XLer of the Week: Capt. Sebastian Constable
Capt. Sebastian Constable, 434th Flying Training Squadron T-6 Texan II instructor pilot and category check ride pilot, was chosen by Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, leadership to be the “XLer,” for the week of Sept. 8.
0 9/07
2017
Default Air Force Logo New statewide law prohibits drivers from texting while driving
Effective Sept. 1, texting while driving will be illegal across the state of Texas as the result of a new texting-while-driving ban passed during the 85th Texas Legislative Session. The law prohibits motorists from reading, writing or sending electronic messages while driving.
0 9/06
2017
XLer of the Week: 2nd Lieutenant Dana Perodeau XLer of the Week: 2nd Lt. Dana Perodeau
Second Lieutenant Dana Perodeau, International Military Students officer, was chosen by wing leadership to be this week’s “XLer,” Aug. 28.
0 8/31
2017
U.S. Air Force Maj. Matthew McGinnis, 47th Security Forces Squadron commander, presents an award to Staff Sgt. Cody Davidson, 47th Military Working Dogs patrolman, and his K-9 dog Foxo, during a retirement ceremony for Foxo at Laughlin Air Force base, Texas on August 25, 2017. Laughlin retires K-9 service dog, long-time friend
The 47th Security Forces Squadron at Laughlin Air Force Base retired one of its oldest K-9 service dogs on Friday, Aug. 25.
0 8/29
2017
Satellite imagery of Hurricane Harvey in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Texas. Harvey eyes Texas coastline, Laughlin prepares
As Hurricane Harvey eyes the coastline of Texas, military personnel at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, prepare for the potential downpour of rain and high winds associated with the tropical system. In preparation for Hurricane Harvey, Team XL is reminded to take safety precautions as Laughlin AFB and Del Rio, TX, are expected to have heavy rain and potential flooding.
0 8/25
2017
Changes to patient travel take effect Changes to patient travel take effect
Airmen on Laughlin traveling outside the local area for medical treatment take note: there’s been recent changes in rules and processes for the 47th Medical Group and patient travel outside the Del Rio, Texas, area.
0 8/24
2017
XLer of the Week: Senior Airman Evan Antons XLer of the Week: Senior Airman Evan Antons
Senior Airman Evan Antons, aviation resource management journeyman, was chosen by the 47th Flying Training Wing leadership to be this week’s “XLer,” Aug. 14.
0 8/24
2017
87th FTS 87 FTS: 100 years in the making
One of the oldest squadrons in the Air Force celebrates its centennial
0 8/18
2017
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