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142nd Fighter Wing participate in Sentry Savannah 17-2

30-01-2017. Members of the 142nd Fighter Wing participate in Sentry Savannah 17-2 at the Air Dominance Center, Savannah, Ga. Sentry Savannah is a joint aerial combat training exercise hosted by the Georgia Air National Guard, and is the Air National Guard’s largest Fighter Integration, air-to-air training exercise encompassing fourth and fifth generation aircraft. (U.S. Air […]

The 104th Fighter Wing Eagles have landed at Tyndall AFB

21-01-2017 source USAF news (104 FW facebook) The Eagles have landed! The 104th Fighter Wing will train with live missiles over next few weeks at Tyndall Air Force Base where their skills and weapons systems will be put to the test. The Airmen are deployed to the 53d Weapons Evaluation Group to ensure the weapons […]

Gunfighters: Innovating Since the Beginning

By Senior Airman Connor J. Marth, 366th Fighter Wing Public Affairs / Published January 09, 2017 MOUNTAIN HOME AIR FORCE BASE, Idaho — The 391st and 389th Fighter Squadrons are playing pivotal roles in Operation Inherent Resolve, the Air Force’s current mission in the Southwest Asia region. More than 800 Airmen from the two squadrons […]

Strike Eagle still soars after 30 years

By Airman 1st Class Kenneth Boyton, 4th Fighter Wing Public Affairs / Published December 09, 2016 Since its maiden flight, Dec. 11, 1986, The U.S. Air Force considers the F-15E Strike Eagle to be one of the most proficient multi-role, air-to-air and air-to-ground strike fighters active today. On its 30th anniversary, after flying thousands of […]


by Senior Master Sgt. Shelly Davison 142nd Fighter Wing Public Affairs 10/24/2016 – YELLOWKNIFE, NORTHWEST TERRITORIES — Touching down in a C-5 Galaxy loaded with people and cargo, members of the 142nd Fighter Wing arrived in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, to snow, bitter temperatures and a warm welcome, to participate in Exercise Vigilant Shield 2017, October 17-21. The Vigilant Shield […]

Reapers, Griffins complete Estonia FTD

By Senior Airman Erin Trower, 48th Fighter Wing Public Affairs / Published September 03, 2016 ÄMARI AIR BASE, Estonia — U.S. Air Force and allied partners completed a multilateral flying training deployment in Estonia Sept. 2. The FTD served to enhance unit readiness and interoperability. The 493rd Fighter Squadron ‘Grim Reapers’, based out of Royal […]