Viper Driver Flying Hours

  Col. Andy "Tater" Uribe

Viper Driver

Name Col. Andy "Tater" Uribe
Unit 555th Fighter Squadron "Triple Nickel"
Flying F-16s from 1990 until 2009
Viper Hours 3035

Memorable F-16 Aircraft

F-16 #89134 [Detailed history of this F-16]
The only jet I've ever punched out of!

F-16 Flying Hours

3,000 Hours #178 on the 3K list
Unit   555th Fighter Squadron "Triple Nickel" [Unit History]
Date February 2008
Comment Surpassed 3,000 hours while flying with 332 AEW, also passed 1,000 F-16 combat hours on same deployment.
2,000 Hours #780 on the 2K list
Unit N/A
Date unknown
1,000 Hours #2798 on the 1K list
Unit N/A
Date unknown

Flying Hours on other aircraft

Visitor Comments

Flew with Tater in the 90s
Waco Pombrio, Sep 14, 2012 - 06:43 PM

I sand-bagged a bunch of flights with Tater while assigned to the World Famous Deadly Black Widows (421 FS) back in the mid 90s. I was a young intel NCO at the time and fully appreciated every one of those flights! Thanks Tater!

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