Buckley Air Force Base

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New Colorado National Guard Drone Base Now In Operation At Buckley AFB

A first-of-its-kind facility that will be used to train Colorado national guardsman in drone combat is now in full operation at Buckley Air Force Base.

04/12/2015

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Colorado National Guard Opens Drone Base At Buckley

The Colorado Army National Guard is opening a new facility at Buckley Air Force Base in Aurora to train for drone combat.

04/12/2015

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Fire Crews Prepare For Average, Above Average Wildfire Season

Wildfire experts are predicting that Colorado will experience an average to above average wildfire season this year. They need aerial support to attack fires and limit damage. That requires training.

04/10/2015

Buckley Air Force Base (credit: CBS)

Base Worker At Buckley Air Force Base Detained Following Threatening Remarks

Police in Aurora responded to Buckley Air Force Base to assist with road closures following an incident involving a threat.

03/07/2015

F-16s took off from Buckley Air Force Base (credit: CBS)

Buckely Airmen Deploy To South Korea In F-16s

F-16 fighter jets deployed from Buckley Air Force Base to South Korea.

02/12/2015

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Delivery Driver Acted Suspicious At Buckley Air Force Base

Homes were evacuated and Buckley Air Force Base was put on alert after a security concern Tuesday morning.

12/02/2014

William Pettapiece (credit: Denver Police Department)

Man Sentenced In Deadly Hit & Run Will Spend 12 Years In Prison

A man who pleaded guilty in a fatal hit-and-run that killed an airman from Buckley Air Force Base will spend the next 12 years behind bars.

11/14/2014

Fort Logan National Cemetery on Nov. 13, 2013 (credit: CBS)

Fort Logan National Cemetery Observes Veterans Day

Fort Logan National Cemetery in Denver is holding a Veterans Day ceremony to honor men and women who served in the armed services.

11/11/2014

William Pettapiece (credit: Denver Police Department)

Man Accused Of Killing Airman In Hit & Run Pleads Guilty

A man accused in a fatal hit-and-run that killed an airman from Buckley Air Force Base has pleaded guilty.

10/06/2014

Keegan Stipe (credit: CBS)

Buckley Air Force Base Names 7-Year-Old ‘Airman For the Day’

A boy’s rare disease that keeps him from walking normally couldn’t keep him from realizing his dream — if only for a day.

08/26/2014

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