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  • Increased flying operations in East Anglia

    Communities in East Anglia and surrounding regions may notice increased noise from military aircraft as the 48th Fighter Wing conducts increased flying until Thursday.

  • TRTLE packs expedite maintenance mission

    Agile Combat Employment Airmen at the Liberty Wing are testing an innovation in maintenance capabilities with new Theater Readiness Tactical Line Equipment (TRTLE) equipment packs.

  • Deployed fighters utilize ACE concept, execute tactical munitions ferry

    Six F-15E Strike Eagles landed here with a modified munitions configuration on Apr. 25, 2021, as part of an Agile Combat Employment operation in the U.S. Central Command theater.The 494th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron executed the first combat tactical ferry mission for the F-15E platform, enabling

  • RAF Lakenheath honors military children

    A 48th Fighter Wing civilian shows a child around an F-15E Strike Eagle during a tour supporting the Month of the Military Child on April 15, 2021, at Royal Air force Lakenheath, England. Approximately 2 million military children have experienced a parental deployment since 9/11. (U.S. Air Force

  • 48th FW ACE’s Baltic Trident

    ROYAL AIR FORCE LAKENHEATH, England -- Aircraft from the 492nd and 493rd Fighter Squadrons, and a small body of Airmen participated in exercise Baltic Trident at Ämari Air Base, Estonia, March 15-19, 2021.

  • 492nd FS aircraft certify Ämari barrier arresting kit

    ÄMARI AIR BASE, Estonia -- Airmen from the 435th Construction and Training Squadron Aircraft Arresting System Depot completed an AAS certification with the Estonian Defence Forces at Ämari Air Base, Estonia, March 17, 2021.

  • 48FW Supports Baltic Trident

    ROYAL AIR FORCE LAKENHEATH, England – Airmen, F-15E Strike Eagles, and F-15C Eagles assigned to the 48th Fighter Wing deployed to Amari Air Base, Estonia, in support of exercise Baltic Trident, Mar. 15, 2020. Participating countries include Estonia, Finland, Germany, Poland, Lithuania, United

  • Eagle Scout project honors 48th FW heritage

    ROYAL AIR FORCE LAKENHEATH, England -- The Liberty Wing has a rich history dating back to before World War II. Decades of service members have walked the grounds and played their role in shaping the 48th Fighter Wing as it stands today.