June 27, 2017

Stories from the Boneyard

Over 4,000 aircraft are stored in Tucson's iconic "Boneyard," and every one of them has a story.

The Boneyard is one of the most recognizable landmarks in Tucson, yet it is one of the least understood.

It’s one of the most recognizable landmarks in Tucson, yet it is one of the least understood. Sprawling over 2600 acres in southeast Tucson, adjacent to Davis- Monthan Air Force base, is what’s affectionately known as “the Boneyard”. The over 4000 aircraft stored there are part of the 309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group, and every one of them has a story.

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