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F-15 Crashes North Of Las Vegas; No Injuries

An Air Force fighter jet has crashed in a remote area about 100 miles north of Las Vegas.



Joe’s Journal: The Troops are Coming Home!

Joe looks at President Obama’s press conference of having the troops return home soon.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–10/21/2011

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Gay Military Conference Warned Not to Engage in Debauchery in Las Vegas

Over 200 openly-gay and lesbian military personnel came to Las Vegas for a convention this past weekend.

CBS Las Vegas–10/17/2011


Nellis Official: Aviation Nation Spectators Safe

A Nellis Air Force Base official says spectators face less risk at choreographed air show demonstrations like the upcoming Aviation Nation in southernNevada than at unscripted races like the National Championship Air Races in Reno.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–09/24/2011

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Eight Injured In Shelter Collapse At Nellis

Eight military personnel at Nellis Air Force Base are recovering from injuries after several aircraft shelters collapsed during a windstorm.  The Air Force says winds of nearly 70-miles-an-hour hit the base yesterday afternoon, causing the […]

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–09/09/2011


Defcon Convention Starts Today

Photo by: ABC News Federal intelligence officials are in Las Vegas this week to try to recruit hackers at the annual Defcon convention.  The National Security Agency, Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security and […]

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–08/04/2011

F-35 Lightning II

Nellis Home to New Fighter Jets

Nellis Air Force Base will be home for the new F-35 Lightning Two aircraft.

CBS Las Vegas–07/20/2011


Wayne Newton To Accept $20K Donation For Vegas USO

Singer Wayne Newton is accepting a $20,000 donation on behalf of a Las Vegas USO group.



CRASH UPDATE: Nellis Grounds All Training Flights

LAS VEGAS(CBS) – The United States Air Force has suspended all air training at Nellis until further notice.

CBS Las Vegas–06/29/2011