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Jordanian F-16 jet crashed in Saudi Arabia, pilot OK
It appears that a Jordanian F-16 hascrashed in Saudi Arabia. Initial reports state that the pilot, identified as Adnan Nabas, survived after parachuting to safety.
Red Tail legacy comes full circle
Airmen assigned to the 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing take great pride in the heritage created for them by the Tuskegee Airmen.
US Government awards SABCA new 5-year contract
As a conclusion of a full competitive Request For Proposal, the US Government, Ogden Air Logistic Center (OO-ALC), has awarded SABCA with a new five-years Indefinite Delivery contract for Depot-level Maintenance Support to the F-16 fleet operated by the USAF, covering Fiscal Years 2017 to 2021.
F-16 Fleet Status
F-16 fleet - Feb 25, 2017
Fleet overview:
scrapped: 104
write-off: 589
preserved: 138
stored: 671
instructional: 100
on order: 40
active: 2934
Changes '16/'17:
Fleet adds: 18
Fleet drop: 35
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Today in F-16 history
Feb 1978
First European F-16 assembly line opens at SONACA/SABCA in Belgium.
Quote of the Day
Once at the enemy, you should not aspire just to strike him, but to cling after the attack.
-- Miyamoto Musashi
F-16 Hall of Fame
First General Electric powered F-16
USAF #75745
F-16A
Modified as F-16/101 with a General Electric F101 engine and first flight with this engine was on May 29th, 1981. This engine later led to the GE F110 engine installed from block 30 onwards.
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Callsign of the day

Callsign "Evil"

When I got to my first PCS at Eglin AFB, I was staying up too late and always had dark rings under my eyes. Coupled with the fact that I have green eyes, everyone said I looked like the Evil Dead, so they started to call me Evil.
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
2016-12-22

  Lt.Col. David "Grits" Gritsavage

| 134 FS | 134 FS  
3,000 Hours 3,000 Hrs
2017-02-16
2,000 Hours 2,000 Hrs
2016-06-28
1,000 Hours 1,000 Hrs
2017-01-19

  Maj. Nidhal Al Kamyani

20 sqn | BAe Hawk  
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Crew Chief Profiles

 TSgt. Neal Layfield

 (added: 18 Feb 2017)
388 FW | 388 FW

 SMSgt. Charlie May

 (added: 16 Feb 2017)
194 FS

 TSgt. Scott Grabham

 (added: 10 Jan 2007)
523 FS | 523 FS | 35 FS | 14 FS | Air Demonstration Squadron | F-35

 SSgt. Luke Coburn

 (added: 3 Feb 2017)
187 FW

 SrA. Cody Allen

 (added: 4 Feb 2017)
421 FS | 421 FS
F-16 Unit
18 sqn (RAFO)