309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group

Meet B-1B “Lancelot,” the Lancer pulled from the 309th AMARG to rejoin USAF Strategic Bomber Fleet

Meet B-1B “Lancelot,” the Lancer pulled from the 309th AMARG to rejoin USAF Strategic Bomber Fleet

B-1B “Lancelot” A decommissioned B-1B Lancer aircraft was pulled from the 309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group (AMARG) at Davis-Monthan… Read More

1 month ago

Out of the boneyard and into the force: B-1B Lancer to be resurrected from AMARG to rejoin USAF Strategic Bomber Fleet

B-1B Lancer regeneration Out of the boneyard and into the force: starting in October 2023, Dyess Air Force Base and… Read More

2 months ago

The Argentine Air Force may buy surplus CH-46 Sea Knight medium-lift helicopter stored at 309 AMARG

CH-46 helicopters for Argentine Air Force? The Argentine Air Force may give new life to the Boeing CH-46 medium-lift helicopter,… Read More

8 months ago

If USAF’s oldest F-22 Raptors are retired they could be Stored at AMARG, scrapped, Retired to museums or used as Gate Guards

If USAF’s oldest F-22 Raptors are scrapped, it would be the first time a significant number of stealth aircraft have… Read More

1 year ago

A-10C Warthog retired to 309 AMARG after 14,125 flight hours and after 43 Years of Service

This is the first of 21 A-10 Warthog CAS aircraft authorized to be retired under the FY23 National Defense Authorization… Read More

1 year ago

USAF retires its last MC-130H Combat Talon II, #89-0280, after delivering the aircraft to the “Boneyard” at Davis-Monthan AFB

“There’s special things you do whenever a plane leaves. With the MC-130H, I used to give it a big hug… Read More

1 year ago

Did you know that with 3,150 aircraft, 5,900 engines and 340,000 pieces of aircraft 309 AMARG could be the second largest air force in the world?

Today the 309 AMARG has grown to include more than 3,150 aircraft, 5,900 engines and 340,000 pieces of aircraft. Taken… Read More

1 year ago

The US Navy Wants to Cut Five EA-18G Electronic Attack Squadrons sending a third of its Growler electronic attack aircraft to the Boneyard

The US Navy has disclosed its plan to deactivate five expeditionary electronic attack squadrons and send 25 Boeing EA-18G Growler… Read More

2 years ago

A disassembled B-52H Strategic Bomber is taking a Road Trip from Tucson to Oklahoma City and here are some awesome photos of her journey

On Jan. 4, 2022 B-52H 61-0009 began her next journey to Oklahoma where she will become the test bed for… Read More

2 years ago

USAF retired final OC-135B Open Skies observation aircraft

On Jun. 4, 2021 during a ceremony at the Lincoln Airport, the 55th Wing officially retired its final OC-135 Open… Read More

3 years ago

The wings, fuselage, and horizontal stabilizer of this non-flyable B-52H will be used to support modernization efforts on the B-52 fleet

A B-52H bomber, tail number 61-0009, in non-flyable status at the 309th AMARG was recently taken out of storage in… Read More

3 years ago

First of two OC-135B Open Skies observation aircraft that the USAF is retiring will make its final flight this week

The USAF is retiring its two OC-135B Open Skies aircraft, with the first, #61-2672, making the final flight this week.… Read More

3 years ago

The story of B-52 Ghost Rider, the first BUFF to be resurrected from AMARG to rejoin USAF Strategic Bomber Fleet

Tinker’s 565th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron completed the overhaul, modernization and restoration work of B-52 Ghost Rider in 272 calendar days.… Read More

4 years ago

Argentina Buys Four Surplus US Navy P-3C Orion Maritime Patrol Aircraft

The surplus US Navy P-3C Orion aircraft will replace the six P-3Bs Argentina received between 1997 and 1999, of which… Read More

5 years ago

Here are the first photos of “Wise Guy,” the second B-52H ever to be taken from AMARG for active service

When the U.S. Air Force lost one of its bombers in 2016, it started a chain of events that made… Read More

5 years ago

Check Out these photos of 309 AMARG Aircraft Covered With Snow

On Jan. 2, 2019 a rare snowfall struck the normally arid desert outside Davis-Monthan Air Force Base (AFB) Taken on… Read More

5 years ago

THESE INCREDIBLE PHOTOS CLEARLY SHOW WHY 309 AMARG COULD BE THE SECOND LARGEST AIR FORCE IN THE WORLD

Currently 309 AMARG stores more than 4,400 aircraft and 13 aerospace vehicles from the Air Force, Navy-Marine Corps, Army, Coast… Read More

7 years ago