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Pakistani F-16 crashes during military parade rehearsal
A Pakistani Air Force F-16 crashed during practice rehearsals for the Pakistan Day military parade over the capital of Islamabad with the loss of the pilot, Wing Commander Noman Akram.
Triple Nickel completes historic deployment to AUAB
More than 300 Airmen with the 555th Fighter Squadron, also known as the “world-famous, highly-respected” Triple Nickel, completed the first leg of their deployment after departing Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar in late Feb. 2020.
Egyptian F-16 fighter jet crashed during training, pilot killed
An Egyptian Air Force pilot was killed when his F-16C Block 40 (#9719) crashed during a training mission on January 14th near Rafah, North Sinai.
F-16 Fleet Status
F-16 fleet - Apr 7, 2020
Fleet overview:
scrapped: 151
write-off: 612
preserved: 151
stored: 606
instructional: 105
on order: 5
active: 2927
Changes '19/'20:
Fleet adds: 0
Fleet drop: 17
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1994
F-16s achieve IOC on the AGM-88 HARM and the HARM Targetting System.
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The best form of welfare for the troops is first-rate training.
-- Field Marshal Erwin Rommel
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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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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
2019-01-16

  Col. Bradley "Divot" Jackson

| 179 FS | 179 FS  
3,000 Hours 3,000 Hrs
2019-08-05

  Maj. Emre Mert

| 151 Filo | 132 Filo  
2,000 Hours 2,000 Hrs
2019-10-15

  Maj. Łukasz "A-Pole" Wysocki

31 BLT | 31 BLT  
1,000 Hours 1,000 Hrs
2019-05-14
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Crew Chief Profiles

 A1C. Michael Blashka

 (added: 18 Mar 2020)
56 FW

 MSgt. Justen Outlaw

 (added: 23 Mar 2007)
13 FS | F-16 Phase | 55 FS | 55 FS | 55 FS | Air Demonstration Squadron | Air Demonstration Squadron

  David Williams

 (added: 10 Mar 2020)
79 FS | 36 FS | 309 FS | 309 FS

 CMSgt. Jason Passmore

 (added: 21 Jan 2008)
18 AGRS | F-117 | 36 FS | 23 FS | F-22 | F-22 | F-22 | F-35

 SMSgt. Andy Vasquez

 (added: 23 Dec 2006)
307 FS | 69 FS | 69 FS | 80 FS | 308 FS | Air Demonstration Squadron | Air Demonstration Squadron | Air Demonstration Squadron | 62 FS
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