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  • Liberty Spark: The future is innovation

    Within the last four years, the U.S. Air Force launched AFWERX, a program dedicated to fostering a culture of innovation within the service and enabling that innovation to thrive.
  • No man left behind: volunteers and veterans recover fallen service members

    More than 75 years after a U.S. bomber went down, veterans and volunteers are recovering the remains of the aircrew who perished on the flight.
  • RAF Lakenheath celebrates Fourth of July with a fireworks display

    RAF Lakenheath will be holding a COVID-compliant outdoor event that will involve a traditional fireworks display, in honor of the Fourth of July U.S. holiday. The fireworks will likely be seen and heard for roughly ten minutes beginning at around 10 p.m. on Friday.
  • 48th CS wins best small CS in USAF

    The Liberty Wing relies on global connectivity, information systems and communications support throughout the base in order to keep the mission on track. These items are critical to the daily tasks of over 7,000 Airmen and the ability of the 48th Fighter Wing to continue delivering superior airpower capabilities. This crucial web of connectivity is all made possible by the 48th Communications Squadron, who have proven their excellence by bringing home the Lt. Gen. Harold W. Grant Award for best small communications squadron in the U.S. Air Force for the Oct. 1, 2019 to Sept. 30, 2020 time period.
  • Astral Knight 21: Liberty Wing trains with European Allies

    The 48th Fighter Wing trained and integrated with allied NATO nations during Astral Knight 21, May 17 - 21, 2021, strengthening partnerships and rapid deployment capabilities.
  • 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.
  • 48FW and RAF jointly test counter-small unmanned aerial systems

    The 48th Fighter Wing will be conducting a pilot course for small unmanned aerial systems, May 5 - June 1, at RAF Feltwell.
  • 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 the six-ship to carry double their standard munitions load.