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Formidable Shield Testers bring targets to NATO exercise
The 40th Flight Test Squadron aircrew participating in a joint-international exercise known as Formidable Shield.
0 10/27
2017
WWII fallen pilot honored in Bologna, Italy Fallen WWII Airmen honored in Bologna, Italy
On Oct. 7, 2017, a memorial service was held for 2nd Lt. Paul R. Joyce, U.S. Army Air Corps P-47 pilot, near Bologna, Italy.
0 10/11
2017
A Hellenic air force F-16 Fighting Falcon approaches a KC-135 Stratotanker, from the Arizona Air National Guard’s 161st Air Refueling Wing, during a flying training deployment, Jan. 27, 2017, at Souda Bay, Greece. The KC-135 refueled U.S. and Hellenic air force F-16s during the FTD, which was hosted to evaluate aircraft and personnel capabilities and increase interoperability between the two NATO allies. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Austin Harvill) Top it off: US, Hellenic air forces practice in-flight refueling
A KC-135 Stratotanker, from the Arizona Air National Guard’s 161st Air Refueling Wing, joined F-16 Fighting Falcons from Aviano Air Base, Italy, and the Hellenic air force to perform in-flight refueling operations during a flying training deployment, Jan. 20 to Feb. 3, 2017, at Souda Bay, Greece.
0 2/01
2017
A 555th Fighter Squadron F-16 Fighting Falcon departs for Exercise Immediate Response 16 from Aviano Air Base, Italy on Sept. 14, 2016. The exercise, which uses computer-assisted simulations and field training exercises to improve multinational interoperability, runs until Sept. 23, 2016. (Photos by Airman 1st Class Cory W. Bush/Released) Aviano F-16s depart for Immediate Response 16
Several F-16 Fighting Falcons departed for Exercise Immediate Response 16 from Aviano Air Base, Italy on Sept. 14, 2016. The exercise is a multinational exercise using computer-assisted simulations and field training exercises spanning Croatia and Slovenia.
0 9/19
2016
Staff Sgt. Sonethasinh Sayaseng, 31st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Aviano Air Force Base, Italy, avionics journeyman, marshals an F-16 for take-off at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., August 2, 2016, to participate in Green Flag 16-8. A typical Green Flag exercise involves two multi-role fighter and/or bomber squadrons, unmanned aircraft, electronic warfare aircraft, and aerial refueling aircraft. (United States Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum/Released) Triple Nickel participates in Green Flag 16-8
Green Flag-West, a realistic air-land integration combat training exercise involving the air forces of the United States and its allies, is primarily conducted in conjunction with U.S. Army Combat Training Center exercises at Ft. Irwin, Calif.
0 8/02
2016
A Polish air force F-16 is refueled by a KC-135 Stratotanker from the 434th Air Refueling Wing, Grissom Air Reserve Base, Indiana, during Baltic Operations 2016 at Powidz Air Base, Poland, June 6, 2016. Deployed forces will work in tandem with naval forces to enhance flexibility and interoperability with participating NATO allies and partner nations by conducting a series of realistic, combined flying training including air defense, maritime awareness and support to amphibious operations. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Erin Babis) USAF provide air power, support to BALTOPS 2016
The U.S. Air Force, along with its Polish counterparts officially kicked off flying operations in Poland for exercise Baltic Operations 2016, June 6, here.
0 6/09
2016
Airmen from the 31st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron prepare F-16 Fighting Falcons from the 31st Fighter Wing, Aviano Air Base, Italy, before a sortie during Aviation Detachment Rotation 16-3 at Lask Air Base, Poland, June 7, 2016. During this deployment 14 F-16 Fighting Falcons from the 31st FW, Aviano Air Base, Italy, six F-16s from the 138 FW, Tulsa Air National Guard, Okla., and support personnel will conduct bilateral training with Poland air forces to bolster interoperability between nations. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Erin Babis) Enhancing partnership with Poland: AvDet 16-3 kicks off
Aviation Detachment 16-3, a bilateral training deployment in support of Operation Atlantic Resolve involving U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons and Polish air forces, kicked off June 6, here.
0 6/09
2016
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