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  • Armament flight supports flying operations

    An armament maintenance technician from the 48th Munitions Squadron fixes part of a pylon at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Sept. 11, 2019. The Armament flight works on all weapons-related equipment from both the 48th Fighter Wing F-15C Eagle and F-15E Strike Eagles. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Madeline Herzog)
  • 48th MDG expands partnership with NHS

    The 48th Medical Group recently reached an agreement with the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital in England to expand the Liberty Wing’s on-going partnership with the United Kingdom’s National Health Service.
  • Liberty Wing hosts 33rd annual Retiree Appreciation Day

    The 48th Fighter Wing recently hosted local U.S. military retirees for the 33rd annual Retiree Appreciation Day here.
  • Bird book: 48th MXG innovates for readiness

    Tactical Aircraft Maintainers are the primary technicians ensuring the United States Air Force's warfighting machines stay airborne and ready for combat. Among this group of Liberty Wing Airmen is the phase and inspection team.
  • High Sheriffs visit the Liberty Wing

    High Sheriffs observe a weapons load team demonstration at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Sept. 6, 2019. High Sheriffs play an increasingly active and supportive role within their counties, both in relation to the police and emergency services and in lending encouragement to public sector agencies. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class
  • Liberty Wing participates in exercise Point Blank 19-4

    Aircrew assigned to 494th Fighter Squadron prepare to taxi in support of exercise Point Blank 19-4 at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Aug. 29, 2019. Point Blank is a joint U.S. and U.K. that occurs regularly throughout the year, with varying participation from NATO allies and training objectives for each iteration. The success of the exercise
  • RAFL united in education: commands, schools, and home

    Representatives from the Liberty Wing’s helping agencies prepare to answer questions on a panel during a forum for teachers at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Aug. 29, 2019. Panelist experts provided guidance on matters of available medical services for civilians, health and safety measures for students, agency workshops and base
  • Fam flight: A different high school reunion

    The connections a person makes while growing up may add layers to their character and affect who they are as individuals. It can be rare and surprising when those connections come full circle, especially for those in the U.S. military. One Liberty Wing Airman had the opportunity to be surprised by such a connection when he was notified he would receive a familiarization orientation flight. U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Derreck Day, 48th Operations Support Squadron Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape specialist, was selected for a familiarization flight based on his Air Force Specialty Code and superior performance.
  • 48th Fighter Wing participates in exercise Typhoon Warrior

    The 494th Fighter Squadron participated in the Royal Air Force combat training exercise, Typhoon Warrior, over the skies of England, Aug. 13 through Aug. 23, 2019.
  • Lab technicians are here to support Airmen

    Laboratory technicians at the 48th Fighter Wing have an integral role in providing Airmen and their family members with a proper diagnosis and treatment to support the readiness mission here.