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 SSgt. Rob McNiven

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Name SSgt. Rob McNiven
Unit 111th Fighter Squadron
Crewing F-16s from 1998 until 2007
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39th Flight Test Sq, 36th Fighter Sq, 22nd Fighter Sq, 55th Fighter sq, 18th Aggressor Sq(current)

My Jets & Assignments

81761 [Detailed history of this F-16]
Unit 39th Flight Test Squadron [Unit History]
Period 1998 - 2000
Current: 81761   F-16A Block 15 ADF [i/a]
I'm still trying to get back to Eglin, This was a good jet, just didn't fly alot because it didn't have as many mods, mostly just did chase or training
89033 [Detailed history of this F-16]
Unit 36th Fighter Squadron "Flying Fiends" [Unit History]
Period 2000 - 2001
Current: 89033  USAF 36 FS F-16C Block 40 [act]
Decent jet, but always has comm problems, usually UHF
90833 [Detailed history of this F-16]
Unit 22nd Fighter Squadron "Stingers" [Unit History]
Period 2001 - 2004
Current: 90833  USAF 480 FS F-16C Block 50 [act]
Solid jet, only jet from Spang that deployed in 2003 to use its gun, shot up an Iraqi transport plane and airfield, did have some rwr issues though.
93542 [Detailed history of this F-16]
Unit 55th Fighter Squadron "Fightin' Fifty Fifth" [Unit History]
Period 2004 - 2006
Current: 93542  USAF 55 FS F-16C Block 50 [w/o]
Crashed after pilot G-locked, Pilot survived. Best jet I had yet, did have an o2 problem for about 6 months, got that fixed it crashed the next week, but other than that it was a great jet
91378 [Detailed history of this F-16]
Unit 55th Fighter Squadron "Fightin' Fifty Fifth" [Unit History]
Period 2006 - 2007
Current: 91378  USAF 55 FS F-16C Block 50 [act]
Former SQ bird of the 78th FS, Decent jet but does have occasional electrical problems..... ie burnt out harness that kept it down from FEB 07 to JUlY 07
90711 [Detailed history of this F-16]
Unit 18th Aggressor Squadron "Blue Foxes" [Unit History]
Period 2007 -
Current: 90711  USAF 80 FS F-16C Block 40 [act]
711 "The Big Gulp" Good jet to bad its headed to the KUN in our swap out.

Visitor Comments

What's up Rob?
robtipton, May 10, 2011 - 08:51 AM

Glad to see you here on

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