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  • Laughlin hosts SNCO Summit, reinforces top enlisted leaders

    Laughlin hosted a senior noncommissioned officer summit, here, Nov. 3, 2022. The SNCO summit focused on providing 57 of Laughlin’s top enlisted leaders tools and information to effectively lead the wing’s Airmen into the future.

  • Laughlin welcomes Del Rio, Ciudad Acuña civic leaders

    LAUGHLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Texas – Laughlin welcomed civic leaders from Del Rio, Texas, and Ciudad Acuña, Mexico, to the base during a tour Nov. 1, 2022, to showcase the base’s mission of producing combat-ready Airmen, leaders, and pilots.

  • Ambush Florida: Laughlin T-6s fly to the sunshine state

    LAUGHLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Texas -- When a group of tigers get together it is known as an ambush. Following in the footsteps of their wild brethren, pilots of the 85th Flying Training Squadron come together once a year to fly across the country and “ambush” another region of the country. Laughlin’s

  • Del Rio High School Military Appreciation Night

    Members from Laughlin Air force Base attend military appreciation night for the homecoming game at Del Rio high school, on Sept. 9, 2022. For Military appreciation night, members from the base led the team out to start the night before Del Rio played their game. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior

  • "The Air Force is my family and my family is the Air Force"

    For some pilots, the dream to fly begins the moment they are born. For 1st Lt. Chad Chapman, 47th Student Squadron T-38 Talon student pilot, it took a little longer for those dreams to make an appearance. “I’m the fourth generation of pilots in my family, but I didn’t always want to become a pilot,”

  • 47th Flying Training Wing Change of Command Ceremony

    Col. Kevin Davidson took command of the 47th Flying Training Wing from Col. Craig Prather during the 47th Flying Training Wing change of command ceremony at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, July 22, 2022.