Hill working on F-16s for Indonesian government

July 24, 2014

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — About 9,000 miles and six time zones separate Hill Air Force Base and Indonesia, but that distance hasn’t stopped the two entities from forming a partnership.



Female commanders lead local American Legion post

July 24, 2014

OGDEN — In a Utah first, three female veterans are now leading an American Legion post.



Inspiring ‘heaven is for real’ avoids heavy-handedness

July 10, 2014

A couple of weeks ago, I expressed some serious disappointment over a Christian-themed film, “God’s Not Dead.” I thought it was a heavy-handed mess that stood on the shoulders of mean and nasty atheists in hopes of elevating its cause. It felt very negative.



New school directory guides parents of special-needs kids

July 10, 2014

WASHINGTON — A permanent-change-of-station move prompts its own challenges, but family members with special-needs children face another complexity when looking for the right schools at their new home, a Defense Department official said.



New HAFB leader says he is ready to face the challenge

July 3, 2014

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — The past few years have been a tumultuous time for the 75th Air Base Wing, but their new leader says he’s ready for the challenge.



Pilots, jumpers, displays spread smiles at Hill

July 3, 2014

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — Thousands of eyes were glued to the sky Saturday as some of the country’s best aerial performers “knife-edged,” “dived” and “hammered” their way through the air as part of the 2014 Warriors Over the Wasatch: Power of Airmen air show and open house at Hill Air Force Base.



Thunderbird pilot raised in Layton flew in air show

July 3, 2014

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — Half a million people attended last weekend’s open house and air show at Hill Air Force Base, and a small group of attendees kept a very close eye on one jet.



Aerojet motor tested at Hill AFB

July 3, 2014

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — A 92-inch-diameter solid rocket motor that will be used in future defense missions was tested at Hill Air Force Base’s Utah Test and Training Range recently.



75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs

June 26, 2014

HILL AIR FORCE BASE — Like the late Ed Sullivan, the Hill team is expecting a really big show next week, with half a million visitors expected to attend the two-day air show and open house.



Late Layton mayor honored at annual Sounds of Freedom

June 26, 2014

LAYTON — The roar of jets soaring overhead, the voices of politicians speaking from the Capitol, and the marching of citizens gathered to express an opinion. 

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