RCAF at Mobility Guardian 17

08/10/2017
08/10/2017: Canadian air forces arrive at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, for Mobility Guardian. More than 3,000 Airmen, Soldiers, Sailors, Marines and international partners will converge on the state of Washington in support of Mobility Guardian. The exercise is intended to test the abilities of the Mobility Air Forces to execute rapid…

P-51st Return to Normandy for the 70th Anniversary of D-Day

06/11/2014
06/11/2014: Historic P-31 Mustang aircraft fly by Gray Army Airfield at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in a "Victory" formation, June 6, 2014. Greg Anders (wing) is flying a P-51D from Heritage Flight Museum; John Sessions (lead) is flying a P-51B from Historic Flight Foundation; and Carter Teeters (wing) is flying a…

AH-64E Apache Helicopter

05/08/2013
05/08/2013: The 1st Battalion, 229th Attack Reconnaissance Squadron of the 16th Combat Aviation Brigade at Joint Base Lewis-McChord unveils their AH-64E Apache helicopter. The "Echo" model of the Apache is an upgrade from the "Delta" model with more power, and better lift. JBLM will have twenty-four AH-64E Apache's by late…

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…