F-16s Landing in Sync as Part of South Korean Defense Ops

02/16/2014
02/15/2014: Two F-16 Fighting Falcons from the 35th Fighter Squadron land in sync after a training sortie at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Feb. 13, 2014.  The Wolf Pack ensures readiness by presenting pilots with different training scenarios to further reinforce the Wolf Pack’s ability to fight tonight. [slidepress…

Afghanistan AEF 2012

08/27/2012
08/27/2012: Afghanistan AEF 2012 [slidepress gallery='afghanistan-aef-2012'] Credit: 169th FighterWing/Public Affairs In the first photo, an F-16 with the 157th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron takes off at Kandahar Airfield for a day-time mission over Afghanistan on July 5, 2012.Personnel are deployed from McEntire Joint National Guard Base, S.C., in support of Operation…

Moving from the F-16 to the F-35A: Reducing the Complexity of the Flight Line

07/25/2011
An Interview with Joel Malone F-35As at Edwards AFB June 2011 (Credit: Lockheed Martin) 07/25/2011 - The shift from the F-16 to the F-35A for the USAF will provide significant capability to improve operational performance and operational tempo.  In an interview with Joel Malone, the shift was discussed and analyzed.…