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 SSgt. Lowell "Wick" Minnick

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Name SSgt. Lowell Minnick
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Unit 63rd Fighter Squadron "Panthers"
Crewing F-16s from 1989 until 1996
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crew chief on t-38s at 47 OMS laughlin afb, tx , f-16s at 496 FS/50th FW Hahn, Germany ,f-16s at 63rd FS/56 FW Macdill AFB,FL, F-16s at 35th FS/8thFW Kunsan AB Korea, Wheel and Tire at Moody AFB,GA, 93FS Homestead ARB ,FL

Deployments

operation northern watch 2x with the reserves 93 FS

My Jets & Assignments

87232 [Detailed history of this F-16]
Unit 63rd Fighter Squadron "Panthers" [Unit History]
Period 1989 - 1993
Current: 87232  USAF 100 FS F-16C Block 30 [act]
I was the wing commanders crew chief on this aircraft. Had several radar problems which turned out to be air conditioning problem causing radar to fail.Really loved this jet
87379 [Detailed history of this F-16]
Unit 35th Fighter Squadron "Pantons" [Unit History]
Period 1993 - 1994
Current: 87379  USAF 100 FS F-16D Block 30 [act]
Had to replace throttles when i received it. great jet. treated it like my old wing bird at macdill
85569 [Detailed history of this F-16]
Unit 63rd Fighter Squadron "Panthers" [Unit History]
Period 1989 - 1993
Current: QF-005  USAF 82 ATRS QF-16C Block 30 [des]
Won several awards with this aircraft. second jet i crewed at macdill
87371 [Detailed history of this F-16]
Unit 63rd Fighter Squadron "Panthers" [Unit History]
Period 1989 - 1993
Current: 87371  USAF 182 FS F-16D Block 30 [act]
got my incentive ride in this jet and i loved every minute. First jet i crewed at macdill
84293 [Detailed history of this F-16]
Unit 496th Tactical Fighter Squadron "The World's Finest" [Unit History]
Period 1988 - 1989
Current: 84293  USAF 496 TFS F-16C Block 25 [w/o]
Crashed long after i left hahn
87290 [Detailed history of this F-16]
Unit 93rd Fighter Squadron "Makos" [Unit History]
Period -
Current: 87290  USAF 93 FS F-16C Block 30 [act]
Deployed to incirlik AB, turkey two times. Had a great time with the makos

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