• 2023 RAF Lakenheath, RAF Mildenhall, and RAF Feltwell PFAS Sampling Results

    In November 2023 the 48th Operational Medical Readiness Squadron Bioenvironmental Engineering Flight conducted sampling for 29 PFAS analytes at RAF Lakenheath, RAF Feltwell, and RAF Mildenhall. Sampling was performed using EPA Method 533 and EPA Method 537.1 in accordance with EPA requirements.

  • Pilot for a Day

    The 48th Fighter Wing hosted the Pilot for a Day program which gives sick children a break from routine hospital visits and a chance to see what the U.S. Air Force does.

  • Upcoming OCOLA Changes to Affect Lakenheath Families

    Airmen stationed throughout the United Kingdom will see a change in their overseas cost-of-living allowance beginning with their end of November paychecks. This is the first of two changes in OCOLA expected to impact RAF Lakenheath and RAF Feltwell Airmen as well as their family members.

  • New facility set to enhance Liberty Wing capabilities

    The 48th Fighter Wing unveiled a new maintenance facility Oct. 10, 2023, which is set to increase the pace of maintenance operations and have ripple effects not just on the wing but on NATO allies as well.

  • CAPEX23

    U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 48th Munitions Squadron conducted the first-ever Combat Ammunition Production Exercise (CAPEX) with the Royal Air Force from Aug. 7-11, 2023.CAPEX is a non-rated, non-aircraft, live-munitions production exercise that provides the logistics community an opportunity to