RAF Lakenheath

Video Shows 492nd FS F-15E Pilot Displaying Texas Tech University in the Cockpit during Low Level Pass in the Mach Loop

Video Shows 492nd FS F-15E Pilot Displaying Texas Tech University in the Cockpit during Low Level Pass in the Mach Loop

The clip features the final flight of an F-15E driver who was a pupil of Texas Tech University. The cool… Read More

4 years ago

Super Cool Video Features Cockpit GoPro View of USAF F-15E Strike Eagle WSO

The cool backseat cockpit GoPro video in this post features the WSO in a USAF F-15E Strike Eagle, belonging to… Read More

4 years ago

That time a Blackbird pilot revealed SR-71’s True Top Speed

“You know the part in 'High Flight'—where it talks about putting out your hand to touch the face of God?… Read More

5 years ago

“Starscream” is among USAF F-15 Eagles deployed to the Middle East

The F-15s joined B-52 Stratofortress bombers and F-35A stealth fighters already deployed to the Middle East as well as USS… Read More

5 years ago

The sad story of ‘Karma 52’, the only F-111 lost during Operation El Dorado Canyon

The F-111F 70-2389 (callsign 'Karma 52'), the sixth aircraft on Bab al-Aziza target, vanished in unexplained circumstances. On Apr. 14,… Read More

5 years ago

Remembering Operation Ghost Rider, the mock air strike conducted by USAFE F-111s to simulate Operation El Dorado Canyon

Many of the elements of Operation El Dorado canyon were tested and proven in Ghost Rider, including the vital coordination… Read More

5 years ago

Cool video shows Lakenheath Heritage F-15E Strike Eagle Flying through Mach Loop

The Strike Eagle was the first of three special colored 48th FW F-15Es and was painted in the skin of… Read More

5 years ago

Spectacular clip shows USAF F-15E Strike Eagles “making vapes” in the Mach Loop during Low Level Training

Filmed by our friend Dafydd Philips the cool video in this post shows 48th FW F-15E Strike Eagles "making vapes"… Read More

6 years ago

RAF F-22 EXCHANGE PILOT IS CURRENTLY DEPLOYED AT RAF LAKENHEATH

The RAF F-22 exchange pilot is assigned to 94th Fighter Squadron The main photo of this article was posted on… Read More

7 years ago

LAKENHEATH HH-60G PAVE HAWK HELICOPTERS BEGIN RELOCATION TO AVIANO

The HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopters and other equipment are projected to remain at Lakenheath until the beginning of June 2018… Read More

7 years 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

7 years ago

LAKENHEATH 493rd FIGHTER SQUADRON EARNS RAYTHEON TROPHY FOR THE 5th TIME IN 10 YEARS

The Raytheon Trophy dates to 1953 and is awarded annually to the top air superiority or air defense squadron in… Read More

7 years ago

USAF F-35As COMPLETE FIRST TRAINING DEPLOYMENT IN EUROPE

This training deployment validated and refined the bed-down procedures of the fifth generation, multi-role fighter aircraft in England for the… Read More

7 years ago

COOL PHOTOS SHOW USAF F-35As DURING A TRAINING SORTIE OF THEIR FIRST-EVER DEPLOYMENT TO EUROPE

“The Lightning’s European deployment is another great opportunity to exercise the capabilities of this aircraft. Our strength is the ability… Read More

7 years ago

HERE’S HOW F-35’s SENSOR FUSION MAKES THE F-15 MORE LETHAL

The sensor fusion capability of the F-35 gives the F-15 an unprecedented situational awareness which allows the Eagle to fight… Read More

7 years ago

THIS INFOGRAPHIC HIGHLIGHTS ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE FIRST USAF F-35A DEPLOYMENT TO EUROPE

An overseas training deployment has been part of the Air Force’s plan since the F-35A was declared combat capable last… Read More

7 years ago

USAF F-35s TO DEPLOY IN EUROPE THIS WEEKEND

After having arrived in Europe the F-35s will spend several weeks in the region as part of the European Reassurance… Read More

7 years ago