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  • Come hail or high water

    In Feb. 2016, storms gathered over Val Verde County, Texas, bringing strong winds and hail, briefly stopping power in the city of Del Rio, Texas and leaving Laughlin’s aircraft between an icy rock and a cold, hard place.
  • Laughlin’s maintenance team adapts and overcomes

    Ten months after a hail storm tore through the base, the best of Laughlin’s damaged T-38C Talons are finally repaired and up in the air.
  • Road to recovery: Laughlin Airmen continue to fix hail damage

    It’s been more than four months since 60 mph winds and golf-ball sized hail tore through Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas.
  • Hail storm rips through Laughlin

    On the night of Feb. 22, 2016, Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, and its surrounding community was hit by a storm carrying more than 60 mph winds and golf ball sized hail.