1st Fighter Wing

Insane video features the best F-22 Raptor demo you’ve ever seen

Insane video features the best F-22 Raptor demo you’ve ever seen

The best F-22 Raptor demo Brought to our attention by John Jones, a reader of The Aviation Geek Club, and… Read More

4 months ago

1st Fighter Wing F-22 Raptors emerged as the big winners from William Tell Air-to-Air Competition, capturing four trophies

William Tell 2023 The Air Force wrapped up its first William Tell Air-to-Air Competition in 19 years on Sep. 15,… Read More

5 months ago

New F-22 Formal Training Unit at Joint Base Langley-Eustis receives first of 30 Raptor stealth fighter jets

The 71st Fighter Squadron welcomed its first two F-22 Raptors, tails AF040 and AF042, from Tyndall Air Force Base (AFB),… Read More

11 months ago

“FRANK01, Splash one!” Listen the Audio of the Chinese Spy Balloon Shoot Down

At 5:47 in the video you can hear an F-22 Raptor pilot calling out “FRANK01, Splash one!” after the balloon… Read More

1 year ago

NORAD revealed that Failed to detect Previous Chinese Spy Balloons flying over US highlighting a Gap in America’s air defenses

Since NORAD revealed that failed to notice previous incidents (rather than not publicizing them) shows a gap in America’s air… Read More

1 year ago

Chinese Surveillance Balloon flying over US Shot Down By F-22 by means of one AIM-9X in the first known air-to-air takedown for a Raptor

The F-22 Raptor fired the AIM-9X Sidewinder from 58,000 feet, hitting the balloon operating at around 60,000 to 65,000 feet.… Read More

1 year ago

U.S. F-22 RAPTORS MAKE NEW DEPLOYMENT TO RAF LAKENHEATH

The F-22 stealth fighters will conduct air training alongside 48th FW F-15s and with other Europe-based U.S. aircraft and NATO… Read More

6 years ago

HERE ARE SOME COOL PHOTOS OF 1st FW F-22 RAPTORS PREPARING TO CONDUCT NIGHT FLYING TRAINING MISSIONS

“Night time operations give us the advantage needed to slow down the enemies’ decision cycle,” U.S. Air Force Maj. Ocho,… Read More

7 years ago

“FIRST FIGHTERS” OF USAF 27th FIGHTER SQUADRON CELEBRATE 100 YEARS OF SERVICE WHILE DEPLOYED IN THE FIGHT AGAINST ISIS

The 27th Fighter Squadron has served in both offensive and defensive roles in every major U.S. conflict since the 1st… Read More

7 years ago

JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS TO HOST F-22s, F-35s, EUROFIGHTERs AND RAFALEs FOR SECOND TRILATERAL EXERCISE

Ex. Atlantic Trident 2017 will feature USAF F-22 Raptor and F-35 Lightning II, the RAF Eurofighter Typhoon, and the FAF… Read More

7 years ago