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  • Liberty Wing women: combat strong

    Women practice knee strikes during a self-defense class hosted by Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape specialists, assigned to the 48th Operation Support Squadron, on Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England, Nov. 14, 2018. The SERE specialists gave instructions concerning the most vital places to strike an attacker and the most effective way to
  • Danish Air Chief visits 48th Fighter Wing

    U.S. Air Force Col. William Marshall, 48th Fighter Wing commander (right), greets Royal Danish Air Force Chief of Air Staff Maj. Gen. Anders Rex at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, Nov. 5, 2018. The NATO ally visited the base to observe support to live mission operations and discuss 4th and 5th generation aircraft interoperability. (U.S. Air
  • Firefighters spark children’s interest

    Firefighters assigned to the 48th Civil Engineer Squadron visited the Pines Primary School in Red Lodge, England, to support their ‘Everyday Heroes’ lessons and teach the students about fire safety and prevention, Nov. 5.
  • Optimizing airspace

    Before every takeoff and landing, the watchful eyes of the Airmen in the air traffic control tower and radar approach control make sure each aircraft can arrive and depart, but before any controller can make an informed decision, the equipment needs to give them a precise picture of the surroundings.
  • 492nd successfully certifies Estonian BAK-14

    The 492nd Fighter Squadron successfully completed a BAK-14 certification and close air support training with Estonian Joint Terminal Attack Controllers, Nov. 2, at Amari Air Base, Estonia.
  • RAF Lakenheath, NHS partnership strengthens with time

    Surgeons and executives from Cambridge University Hospitals visited RAF Lakenheath Oct. 31 signifying another step toward strengthening a longstanding partnership between the United Kingdom’s National Health Service and the 48th Medical Group.
  • Liberty Wing Airman talks diversity with future UK leaders

    A Liberty Wing Airman was chosen to participate in a diversity engagement event dedicated to making a professional impact on the lives of young people in London, England, Oct. 30.
  • 48 FW expands child care opportunities

    Royal Air Force Lakenheath has expanded child care options to include off-base locations for Liberty Airmen and their families.
  • Surgeon innovates with FlexDex

    A urologist assigned to the 48th Fighter Wing Medical Group at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England has found a way to save the U.S. Air Force millions of dollars in operating room costs using surgeon-powered robotics.