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  • XLer of the week: James Brown

    James Brown, 47th Logistics Readiness Flight installation deployment officer, was chosen by wing leadership to be the “XLer” of the week, for the week of August 13, 2018, at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas. The “XLer” award, presented by Col. Charlie Velino, 47th Flying Training Wing commander, is given to those who consistently make outstanding contributions to their unit and the Laughlin mission.
  • Airman’s Spotlight: Staff Sgt. Stephanie Savaiano-Calderon

    Staff Sgt. Stephanie Savaiano-Calderon, 47th Medical Operations Squadron Dental Clinic oral prevetive assistant, is trained to provide patients with oral health education and information as well as the basic elements of preventive care. Savaiano-Calderon’s hope is that the overall quality of the work she and her team accomplish in the clinic, will
  • AF Academy cadet’s journey on America’s Got Talent

    For the 15 members of the singing group, In the Stairwell, a journey that began in fall 2016 culminates at the Dolby Theater on America’s Got Talent Sept. 13, 2017.
  • From the front lines in Southwest Asia

    For the first half of 2016, I was granted the opportunity to contribute to the most precise air campaign in history.
  • Back in the firefight

    Laughlin Air Force Base is no stranger to deploying personnel. But in mid-March, a 30-year-old P-19r firetruck unexpectedly appeared on a deployment capability list.
  • Operation Spoil the Deployer

    Operation Spoil the Deployer is slated to take place November 23, 2015 to December 10, 2015