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  • A hidden gem of knowledge: Laughlin's Education Center

    Education is the cornerstone of personal and professional growth, and the United States Air Force is dedicated to providing Airmen with the resources they need to be successful. Laughlin’s Education Center is a hub of learning excellence that provides a multitude of educational opportunities to

  • Making cents of finances at Laughlin's Military and Family Readiness Center

    As Airmen and their families face challenges unique to the military lifestyle, such as frequent relocations and deployments, it's important to have a financial plan in order to grow a successful future both in and outside of the military.When Airmen are financially stable, they can focus on their

  • Laughlin Public Affairs now using PA Productivity Portal

    The 47th Flying Training Wing Public Affairs office implemented the PA Productivity Portal, or P3, to submit work orders for general PA support, including photographic, video, marquee, flyovers, tour and presentation requests. This replaces the submission of the Air Force Form 833, which was

  • Civilian Resource Center kick-off at Laughlin AFB

    A Civilian Resource Center has been established at Building 190 next to the flight line Oct. 4, 2023.This Civilian Resource Center was opened in order to provide health and overall wellness resources specifically focused on members of the 47th Flying Training Wing Maintenance Directorate, but is

  • The dedication of Defenders, K-9 partners

    It was a transformative moment in military history when the Army initiated training for its pioneering War Dog Program, commonly referred to as the "K-9 Corps." This groundbreaking development, according to American Humane Society, marked the inaugural inclusion of Military Working Dogs (MWD) within

  • Laughlin maximizes T-6 operations during surge week

    The 434th and 85th Flying Training Squadrons conducted a T-6 Texan II “Surge Week” Sept. 25-29. Surge week consisted of a large increase in flights that tested new operational concepts while also increasing synchronization with maintenance, all to maximize T-6 training flights.

  • Laughlin AFB hosts Hispanic Heritage Luncheon

    Laughlin AFB hosted a luncheon to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, Sept. 29, 2023.Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated annually from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15 to recognize the contributions and influence of Hispanic Americans to the history, culture and achievements of the U.S.

  • OSI takes aim at laser pointers, aircraft safety

    As the Office of Special Investigations safeguards the Department of the Air Force, they are confronting a surge in incidents involving laser pointers, which pose significant threats to Air Force aircraft, especially at night.