Latest Cannon Air Force Base Stories

2008-08-05 15:00:35

By Gabriel Monte, Clovis News Journal, N.M. Aug. 5--High fuel costs may have grounded private pilots in Clovis but they have played a hand in the increase of passengers flying out of Clovis in the last year, according to Clovis Municipal Airport Director Steve Summers.

2008-07-18 12:00:59

By Gabriel Monte, Clovis News Journal, N.M. Jul. 18--Inside what looks like an 8-foot tall green beach ball is a satellite terminal that represents the future of special operations communications technology.

2005-08-26 13:41:08

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A military review panel voted on Friday to strip New Mexico's Cannon Air Force Base of its F-16 fighter squadrons but keep the base open for a possible future mission.

2005-08-21 10:05:50

By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The commission with veto power over U.S. military base closings is expected to reject some of the Pentagon's recommended cutbacks in final deliberations this week on the fate of hundreds of installations and thousands of jobs.

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