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Unread post25 Nov 2011, 21:55

Thanks to Marco Sommacal for a photo update of some of the participating 480 FS jets


USAF F-16C block 50 #90-0813 from the 480th FS is seen returning to Aviano AB after flying a mission for Operation Odyssey Dawn on April 3rd, 2011. [Photo by Marco Sommacal]


USAF F-16C block 50 #90-0818 from the 480th FS is seen returning to Aviano AB after flying a mission for Operation Odyssey Dawn on March 20th, 2011. [Photo by Marco Sommacal]


USAF F-16C block 50 #90-0828 from the 480th FS is seen returning to Aviano AB after flying a mission for Operation Odyssey Dawn on March 20th, 2011. [Photo by Marco Sommacal]


USAF F-16C block 50 #91-0343 from the 480th FS is seen departing from Aviano AB on April 2nd, 2011 during a mission for Operation Odyssey Dawn. [Photo by Marco Sommacal]


USAF F-16C block 50 #91-0352 from the 480th FS is seen returning to Aviano AB after flying a mission for Operation Odyssey Dawn on March 31st, 2011. [Photo by Marco Sommacal]


USAF F-16C block 50 #91-0358 from the 480th FS is seen returning to Aviano AB after flying a mission for Operation Odyssey Dawn on March 31st, 2011. [Photo by Marco Sommacal]


USAF F-16C block 50 #91-0360 from the 480th FS is seen returning to Aviano AB after flying a mission for Operation Odyssey Dawn on March 20th, 2011. [Photo by Marco Sommacal]


USAF F-16C block 50 #91-0402 from the 480th FS is seen returning to Aviano AB after flying a mission for Operation Odyssey Dawn on March 31st, 2011. [Photo by Marco Sommacal]
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Unread post25 Nov 2011, 21:57


USAF F-16C block 50 #91-0403 from the 480th FS is seen departing from Aviano AB on April 2nd, 2011 during a mission for Operation Odyssey Dawn. [Photo by Marco Sommacal]


USAF F-16C block 50 #91-0407 from the 480th FS is seen returning to Aviano AB after flying a mission for Operation Odyssey Dawn on March 20th, 2011. [Photo by Marco Sommacal]


USAF F-16C block 50 #91-0412 from the 480th FS is seen returning to Aviano AB after flying a mission for Operation Odyssey Dawn on April 2nd, 2011. [Photo by Marco Sommacal]


USAF F-16C block 50 #91-0416 from the 480th FS is seen returning to Aviano AB after flying a mission for Operation Odyssey Dawn on March 20th, 2011. [Photo by Marco Sommacal]


USAF F-16C block 50 #92-3918 from the 480th FS is seen returning to Aviano AB after flying a mission for Operation Odyssey Dawn on April 3rd, 2011. [Photo by Marco Sommacal]
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Unread post26 Nov 2011, 00:47

Lovely!
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Unread post29 Feb 2012, 16:47

geogen wrote:Pretty mind-blowing markings there, reflecting what they went through during their deployment, thanks for the photo. Respects to 77th FS commander Lt. Col. Vargas and the squadron. On a lesser note, I'm curious which class munition in particular the single 'mission marking' depicts on the upper-right marking?


The single bomb in the top right is a GBU-12. The rest are GBU-38s and GBU-31s.
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Unread post15 Oct 2017, 23:49

checksix03 wrote:
geogen wrote:Pretty mind-blowing markings there, reflecting what they went through during their deployment, thanks for the photo. Respects to 77th FS commander Lt. Col. Vargas and the squadron. On a lesser note, I'm curious which class munition in particular the single 'mission marking' depicts on the upper-right marking?


The single bomb in the top right is a GBU-12. The rest are GBU-38s and GBU-31s.


No HARM shots by Shaw for that deployment then?
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