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Name MSgt. Robert Entinger
Unit 35th Fighter Squadron "Pantons"
Crewing F-16s from 1990 until 2001
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Started out in Vehicle OPS, and X-Trained to F-16's in 1990. My first day on the flightline was teh day Hussein invaded Kuwait

Current or Favourite assignment

This was my first overseas assignment, and my first REAL taste of flightline maintenance


Korea a few times
PSAB quite a few times
Cope Tunder

My Jets & Assignments

83073 [Detailed history of this F-16]
Unit 31st Fighter Wing [Unit History]
Period 1990 - 1991
Current: 1614   FAR Esc 53 F-16A Block 20 MLU [ act]
1st Block 5 (modified to Block 15) F-16 I ever crewed.... God I hated changing EHR's
86306 [Detailed history of this F-16]
Unit 35th Fighter Squadron "Pantons" [Unit History]
Period 1991 - 1992
Current: 86306   USAF 195 FS F-16C Block 30 [ act]
First time overseas, and this was the BEST assignment I had with the F-16 to date.. Great times working out in the "Tree"
88516 [Detailed history of this F-16]
Unit 31st Fighter Wing [Unit History]
Period 1992 - 1994
Current: 88516   USAF 510 FS F-16C Block 40 [ act]
Arrived back to Homestead only to have the base wiped out by Hurricane Andrew..... Moved up to South Carolina after the storm. This jet was the last BLock 40's I ever woked on
90823 [Detailed history of this F-16]
Unit 31st Fighter Wing [Unit History]
Period 1992 - 1994
Current: 90823   USAF 309 FS F-16C Block 50 [ w/o]
We transfered to the Block 50 airframe while stationed at Shaw...
F-117 Nighthawk
Unit ESM
Period 1994 - 1997
Moved to the F-117 and got assigned to the newly formed ESM shop
90834 [Detailed history of this F-16]
Unit 14th Fighter Squadron "Samurais" [Unit History]
Period 1997 - 2001
Current: 90834   USAF 14 FS F-16D Block 50 [ act]
My 2nd BLock 50 and my 1st BUS... 4 years, and a 91% FMC rate for the entire duration. GREAT Aircraft. OSW 1999 and 2000
F-117 Nighthawk
Unit Aircraft 81-796 and then to the MOCC
Period 2001 - 2006
Back to Holloman and the F-117. Moved to the MOCC for my last 2 years there. Did OIF and OEF in Qatar and 1 TDY to Kunsan
Unit 35th Fighter Squadron "Pantons" [History]
Period 2006 - 2007
Good tour, but no flightline...
AT-38 Talon
Period 2007 - 2011
QAE till I retire in April 2011
Visitor Comments
Anonymous, May 12, 2010 - 12:45 AM

Congratuations on your promotion. Email me when you can.

Vincent L. Benavidez

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