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Updated Jul 8, 2014 - 6:45 am

Fighter wing at Tucson air base hosting competition

TUCSON, Ariz. — An Air Force wing stationed at Davis-Monthan Air Force
Base in Tucson is hosting a competition this week for teams from units that fly
the A-10 attack jets.

The “Hawgsmoke 2014” competition will be conducted Wednesday through Saturday
and involve 14 teams from units around the world competing in bombing, gunnery
and missile tactics.

The competition will be conducted at military operating areas, with the flying
competition being held Thursday at the Barry M. Goldwater Range in southwestern

The 355th Fighter Wing is hosting the competition because it won the 2012


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