Barry M. Goldwater Military Range

Military Applies To Expand Testing Range In Arizona

Apr 21, 2020
Democracy Now/

The federal Bureau of Land Management is working with the military to allow for the continuation of testing, training and national defense at the Barry Goldwater Range in southern Arizona.

Some members of the Arizona congressional delegation are asking the Pentagon to provide more aerial refueling tankers to a Phoenix-based Air National Guard unit.

Border Patrol agents say 17 migrants have been rescued after they crossed into a military bombing range in southwestern Arizona and became lost.

Border Patrol officials say emergency services in Mexico relayed a phone call to the Yuma Sector Operations Center from a group lost in the desert around 10 o’clock Monday night. The caller reported the group was included eight adults and nine juveniles.