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Hill reservists return after 6-month deployment to Asia

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — A small group of reservists from Hill Air Force Base’s 419th Fighter Wing returned home this week after spending nearly six...


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Hill forces in Afghanistan, despite end of combat ops

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — After nearly a decade and a half, United States combat operations are over in Afghanistan, but forces from Hill Air Force Base...


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Pentagon downplays reports of F-35 data thefts

Despite a document leak from a well-known nemesis, the Department of Defense says everything confidential about the F-35 remains that way. The Pentagon released a...


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Hill-bound F-35s scheduled for summer weapons testing

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — The jet that carries the torch for Hill Air Force Base also carries a rather large weapons package — and one of the most...


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Hill AFB playing big role in cost savings plan

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — Hill Air Force Base is already playing an integral role in a batch of new Air Force initiatives intended to drive down the cost and...




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Airman who rushed church shooter awarded for heroism

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — When Gregory Bartel heard the completely unforeseen but certainly unmistakable sound of a gunshot echo through the nave of his...


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Massive new Air Force bombing range won't hurt UTTR

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — The Air Force’s approval of an enormous bombing range over the Northern Plains will reduce the number of sorties sent to...


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Air Force brothers both land at Hill and maintain, fly F-16s

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — Brotherhood is spoke of often throughout military circles, but rarely does it involve the actual sharing of DNA. Such is the case...


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Hill not disturbed after ISIS hacks DoD social media sites

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — While a group claiming to be ISIS hacked the social media accounts of the U.S. military command overseeing operations in the...


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Hill AFB remembers 3 airmen killed by car bomb in 2007

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — It’s now been eight years since a trio of airmen from Hill Air Force Base were killed trying to diffuse a car bomb in Iraq,...

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