Jan. 23, 2017
Red Flag 17-1 kicks off at Nellis AFB
NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. —
The U.S. Air Force’s three-week premier air-to-air combat training exercise, Red Flag 17-1, began today and will conclude on Feb. 10.
Nov. 21, 2016
JBLE training course advances skills for maintainers
JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. —
Throughout the year, more than 370 maintainers from eight different Air Force Specialty Codes attend advanced training courses at the 372nd Training Squadron, Detachment 18 at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia.
Nov. 7, 2016
Load crew competition challenges maintainers
JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS —
The 1st Maintenance Squadron hosted a Weapons Load Crew of the Quarter competition with the 94th and 27th Aircraft Maintenance Units competing, Oct. 28, 2016 at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia.
The competition is held every quarter and allows the load crews from each AMU to showcase their skills and abilities while loading the aircraft with munitions.
Sept. 14, 2016
Raptors converge on F-22 CTF as it prepares to move
EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. —
Just after the turn of the century, it wasn’t unusual to see seven F-22A Raptors parked around the 411th Flight Test Squadron compound during the fighter’s early developmental test and evaluation days.
Today, the 411th and F-22 Combined Test Force has just four of the fifth-generation fighters left – including one in the hangar undergoing maintenance – to conduct testing to continually improve the Raptor fleet’s combat and long-term capabilities.
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