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  • 48th FW and 100th ARW have first confirmed cases of COVID19

    ROYAL AIR FORCE LAKENHEATH, England – An active duty Airman and a dependent of a service member assigned to the 48th Fighter Wing and 100th Air Refueling Wing, respectively, are currently undergoing evaluation and treatment following confirmed positive coronavirus tests.

  • 48FW wraps-up exercise Valiant Liberty

    The 48th Fighter Wing concluded its first Valiant Liberty exercise which incorporated Agile Combat Employment (ACE) techniques, at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, March 13.

  • Deployers return to Lakenheath

    F-15E Strike Eagle aircrews assigned to the 494th Fighter Squadron reunited with loved ones at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, March 1, 2020.The 494th FS returned from a six-month deployment to the United Arab Emirates in support of on going operations in the Middle East. (U.S. Air Force

  • 48th Fighter Wing Airmen participates in survival training

    Airmen from the 48th Fighter Wing use a map to determine their location during a Survival, Evasion, Resistance, and Escape training course at Stanford Training Area near Thetford, England, March 4, 2020. The course trained aircrew personnel on how to use various tools and equipment to aid rescue and

  • Taking off in a new direction

    It’s a tale as old as time. The feeling of being confined to a life you thought you wanted, and now you aren’t so sure; but with a little bit of sacrifice and determination, anyone can chart a new course for themselves.

  • US-UK to advance air, ground capabilities in Valiant Liberty exercise

    The 48th Fighter Wing will conduct an agile combat employment exercise with U.S. forces from the 100th Air Refueling Wing, 352nd Special Operations Wing, 21st Special Tactics Squadron and 548th Combat Training Squadron, with integrated U.K. Special Operations Forces and Joint Forward Air Controller

  • Fitness renovations expected to complete in April

    ROYAL AIR FORCE LAKENHEATH, England - The 48th Fighter Wing Fitness Center is undergoing renovations for safety and modernization with an expected completion date at the beginning of April, 2020.