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  • F-15C Missing Man Formation commemorates fallen RAF and USAF personnel

    The 48th Fighter Wing is flying a Missing Man Formation over Norwich, England, Thursday morning in honor of U.S. Air Force pilot Lt Col William Olson and Royal Air Force veteran David Bullock.
  • Red Returns Home

    ROYAL AIR FORCE LAKENHEATH, England – Airmen from the 494th Fighter Squadron returned from an eight-month long deployment to an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, Oct. 26-Nov. 1, 2021.
  • 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.
  • Leadership Connect ‘kicks-off’ and is ‘flying high’ on its launch

    "Leadership Connect," a unique leadership development program, officially launched on Oct. 6 with a group of United States Air Force participants selected from each of the U.K.-based wings.
  • U.S. Air Force to perform practice fly past over Tottenham Stadium

    The 48th Fighter Wing based in RAF Lakenheath, England, will again be performing a multiple jet practice flyover of Tottenham Stadium Friday, Oct. 15, 2021.
  • U.S. Air Force performs practice fly past over Tottenham Stadium

    The 48th Fighter Wing performed a multiple jet practice flyover of Tottenham Stadium today, Oct. 6, 2021.
  • U.S. Air Force activates first Europe-based F-35A Squadron

    The 48th Fighter Wing has reactivated the first U.S. Air Forces in Europe F-35A squadron. The 495th Fighter Squadron, nicknamed as the “Valkyries,” was activated at exactly 8:49 and 50 seconds, Friday morning, 30 years to the day since its designation as a fighter squadron.
  • More than medical care: EMEDS prescribes hope

    In less than 24 hours, medical and logistics personnel transformed Ramstein’s Southside Fitness Center Annex into an expansive Expeditionary Medical Support System during Operation Allies Refuge.
  • Selfless Service

    Service before self is more than a core value, it becomes a lifestyle. A value embodied both on and off base by two Liberty Wing Airmen that recently intervened during life-threatening vehicle crashes in the community.
  • 48th Fighter Wing Airman selected as one of the 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year

    Airmen join the Air Force for a multitude of different reasons, but don’t generally join the Air Force to win awards or be recognized as the best of the best; good work ethics, attitude and personal drive are what set these Airmen apart. One such Airman is Tech. Sgt. Justin Bennett, 48th Fighter Wing Security Forces Squadron flight chief, who was selected as one of the U.S. Air Force’s 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year for 2021.