Hill Air Force Base

F-22 Raptor that Crash Landed More than Seven Years Ago Takes to the Air again

F-22 Raptor that Crash Landed More than Seven Years Ago Takes to the Air again

Major Philip "Stonewall" Johnson from Hill AFB 514th Flight Test Squadron made a successful flight in the F-22. In October… Read More

4 years ago

The story of the F-35 Pilot that lost OBOGS and Cabin Pressurization During a Training Flight in the Lightning II

“In the F-35, loss of the Integrated Power Package, or IPP, means loss of OBOGS, cabin pressurization, cooling functions to… Read More

5 years ago

USAF Selects Boeing to Replace Remaining A-10 Warthog Wings

The USAF ordered 27 A-10 wing sets immediately at contract award. Boeing will continue its legacy of A-10 Thunderbolt II… Read More

5 years ago

This A-10 is The Last Hog to receive New Wings (For Now)

The new wings for the A-10 fleet are expected to last for up to 10,000 equivalent flight hours without a… Read More

5 years ago

Warthog Pit Stop: Check Out these photos of USAF A-10 Attack Aircraft Undergoing Maintenance

The interesting photos in this post feature A-10 Warthog attack aircraft undergoing maintenance in an Ogden Air Logistics Complex maintenance… Read More

5 years ago

Hill AFB F-35As on way to Aviano diverted to Burlington International Airport due to weather and mid-air refueling issues

Air National Guard officials in a statement emphasized the F-35As were not attached to the Vermont Air National Guard or… Read More

5 years ago

USAF F-35s and F-16s fought non-stop for more than 8 hours in defensive counter-air exercise

During the defensive counter-air exercise, if the enemy was successful in making it through the defenses and hitting a target,… Read More

5 years ago

First Middle East deployment for USAF F-35A Lightning II

On Apr. 15, 2019 the U.S. Air Force’s fifth generation multi-role aircraft arrived at Al Dhafra Air Base, United Arab… Read More

5 years ago

New paint scheme for USAF Test Pilot School’s F-16 VISTA

The NF-16 VISTA recently received a new look and modifications at the Ogden Air Logistics Complex. Taken on Jan. 30,… Read More

5 years ago

USAF installs metallic 3D Printed Part on F-22 because of lack of Additional Parts to Support Raptor Community

The use of 3D printing gives maintainers the ability to acquire replacement parts on short notice without minimum order quantities… Read More

5 years ago

421st FS and AMU get first F-35A

The arrival of the first jets in the 421st brings the total number of F-35As at Hill to 52 and… Read More

5 years ago

Here are some exclusive photos of Hill’s recent Combat Power Exercise

During the Combat Power Exercise 388th and 419th FWs launched 35 F-35 Lightning IIs within a condensed period of time… Read More

6 years ago

Lockheed Martin delivers 300th production F-35 aircraft

The 300th production F-35 aircraft is a USAF A-model, to be delivered to Hill AFB, Utah Taken on Jun. 11,… Read More

6 years ago

Half YF-12 and half SR-71: the story of “The Bastard,” the only SR-71C ever built

SR-71C S/N 61-7981 was nicknamed "The Bastard" since it was a hybrid comprised of the rear fuselage of the first YF-12A… Read More

6 years ago

U.S. and two foreign countries stop accepting F-35 deliveries over repair cost dispute with Lockheed Martin

Corrosion “exceeding technical limits” was discovered during routine maintenance at Hill AFB last year. The dispute centers on who will… Read More

6 years ago

NEW F-35A SQUADRON ACTIVATED AT HILL AFB

Hill AFB currently has 27 F-35A stealth fighters and will eventually be home to 78 aircraft and three operational squadrons… Read More

7 years ago

COOL “BOOKAZINE” TELLS YOU ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE LEGENDARY F-16 VIPER

"I cannot say the F-16 was a stellar jet when it first came out but it finally turned out to… Read More

7 years ago