F-16, F-22 and F-35 News
Thai F-16 crashes during training exercise
An F-16 from the Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) crashed on Friday, killing the pilot, the countries Air Force has confirmed.
Colorado ANG F-16s deploy to South Korea
The skies around Buckley Air Force Base will be a lot quieter in the coming months. Airmen and Aircraft from the 140th Wing Colorado Air National Guard took off Tuesday and Thursday for the Republic of Korea with their F-16C Fighting Falcon aircraft.
Famous MiG-killer retiring from IDF service
With an all-time high of seven dogfight victories under its wings and one nuclear reactor bombing, Israel Air Force F-16A Netz No. 107 is being retired and will go on display in the IAF Museum at the Hatzerim air base in the Negev.
F-16 Fleet Status
F-16 fleet - Feb 27, 2015
Fleet overview:
scrapped: 94
write-off: 567
preserved: 133
stored: 636
instructional: 102
on order: 76
active: 2972
Changes '14/'15:
Fleet adds: 30
Fleet drop: 67
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Today in F-16 history
27 Feb 1986
RoKAF accepts first F-16 from Peace Bridge I order.
27 Feb 1990
RBAF accepts first F-16 from Peace Crown I order.
27 Feb 1986
First production F-16D block 32 (#84-1370) is delivered to the RoKAF.
Quote of the Day
Flying is not dangerous, crashing is.
-- Anonymous
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Color Scheme Champion
BAF #FA-87
F-16A Block 20 MLU
Adorned with 2 sets of tail markings for the 50th anniversary of the Tiger Meet (left side) and 60th anniversary of 31 sqn (Right side). This marks the 4th time this airframe has been adorned with a special color scheme for the NATO Tiger Meet. This makes this airframe the overall 'color scheme champion' of all F-16s worldwide.
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Callsign "VC"

The Philippine Air Force pilot was half-Vietnamese.
Sierra Hotel
Latest Viper Drivers to reach 1K - 6K flying hours:
6,000 Hours 6,000 Hrs
2008-05-02

  Lt.Col. Mike "Brillo" Brill

| 466 FS | 421 FS  
5,000 Hours 5,000 Hrs
2014-01-04

  Lt.Col. Robert "T. Rex" Carpenter , Jr

| 162 FW | 148 FS | 1 sqn  
4,000 Hours 4,000 Hrs
2015-01-09
3,000 Hours 3,000 Hrs
2014-02-06

  Cdt. "Mickey"

350 sqn | 1 sqn | 308 FS  
2,000 Hours 2,000 Hrs
2014-10-01
1,000 Hours 1,000 Hrs
2014-11-12

  Maj. Keith Brown

177 FW  
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Crew Chief Profiles

 MSgt. Matthew Gililland

 (added: 15 Jun 2007)
309 FS | 14 FS | 14 FS | 14 FS | 36 FS | 555 FS | 555 FS

 SSgt. Alex Johnson

 (added: 16 Mar 2013)
35 FS | 62 FS | F-15 | 309 FS

 SSgt. Krystal Skinkle

 (added: 18 Feb 2015)
17 FS | 74 FS | 389 FS

 SSgt. Nehemiah Chambers

 (added: 14 Feb 2015)
53 W | 36 FS | F-117

 MSgt. Jim Blake

 (added: 20 Jun 2007)
14 FS | 14 FS | 14 FS | 62 FS | 35 FS | 77 FS | 510 FS | 510 FS
F-16 Unit
613 TFS "Squids" (USAFE)