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175th EFS brings U.S. Airpower to Bagram
U.S. Airmen and F-16 Fighting Falcons from the 175th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron (EFS) deployed to Bagram Airfield in support of combat operations, July 27.
South Korean Air Force F-35A pilot takes first flight
The first South Korean Air Force F-35A pilot soared into history when he took to the skies July 20, at Luke Air Force Base, Arizona.
Thunderbirds announce 2019 officer selections
The commander of Air Combat Command, Gen. Mike Holmes, has officially selected the officers who will be joining the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds for the 2019 demonstration season.
F-16 Fleet Status
F-16 fleet - Aug 17, 2018
Fleet overview:
scrapped: 105
write-off: 601
preserved: 146
stored: 665
instructional: 105
on order: 0
active: 2953
Changes '17/'18:
Fleet adds: 7
Fleet drop: 28
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Tactical Nuke
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F-16C Block 25
A rare shot illustrating the nuclear role of the F-16: a USAF F-16C from the 10th TFS at Hahn AB in Germany seen carrying a BDU-38 simulator (B-61 nuclear dummy). The aircraft was participating in the weapons training deployment Exercise Sabre Thunder over the Bardenas-Reales Range on June 1st, 1988.
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HADB - High Altitude Dive BombingMeteor
YF-16 to F-16jbgator
Article - F-16 versus MiG-29 Fulcrumhornetfinn
F-16V vs F-15C (ANG)mixelflick
AFTI F-16 Integrated FLIR Podsplanehazza
Croatia set to buy ex-Israeli F-16'sbasher54321
PIDS QuestionsBoman
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F-22 and F-35 Forum
More basement dweller stupidity.lrrpf52
F-35A versus Saab Grippen NGXanderCrews
J-20 VERSUS F-35ricnunes
F-35 blog?garrya
Screensaver worthy Lightning shotsf-16adf
Norway to reduce F-35 order?lamoey
F-35 First Flightsneurotech
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Military Aviation Forum
How much trim control do LEVCONs provide...vilters
Russia to develop VTOL fighterknowan
Blue Angels To Receive Super Hornets By ...kei80
SU-57: On hold for a decademixelflick
North American XB-70 Interim Flight Manu...spazsinbad
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From C-130.net
Saudi Historical C130 infodoct
LM-100J does loop at Farnborough air sho...wbh
Balanced vs unbalanced critical field le...macho
KC-130T (mishap)melvinsmiley
Loss of A/C 64-0532 1978wbh
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Callsign of the day

Callsign "Curly"

Act like a dork or a stooge and this is what you get. Nobody appreciates slapstick comedy anymore. Geez.
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
2018-04-03

  Capt. "Sol"

Esk 727 | Esk 727 | Esk 727 | SAAB T-17 | AT-38  
3,000 Hours 3,000 Hrs
2018-06-08

  Lt.Col. Grant "Goo" Gooch

124 FS | 124 FS | 182 FS  
2,000 Hours 2,000 Hrs
2018-04-25
1,000 Hours 1,000 Hrs
2018-06-27
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Crew Chief Profiles

 TSgt. Robbie Echols

 (added: 29 May 2018)
39 FLTS | 35 FS | 35 FS | 39 FLTS

 MSgt. Edward Pacificar

 (added: 27 Sep 2009)
| 35 FS | 512 FS | 512 FS | 307 FS | 308 FS | F-117 | 18 AGRS

 SMSgt. Jerry Shank

 (added: 5 Jul 2018)
311 FS | 308 FS | 526 FS | 80 FS | 26 AS | 310 FS

 SSgt. Brenda Birrenbach

 (added: 16 Jul 2018)
388 FW

 TSgt. William Surgeon

 (added: 29 Jun 2018)
4 FS
F-16 Unit
18 AGRS "Blue Foxes" (USAF PACAF)