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Trump may travel to Yokosuka to see Izumo-class helicopter destroyer

Officials in Tokyo and Washington are ironing out plans for U.S. President Donald Trump to visit Japan next month. Kaijō Jieitai (海上自衛隊 / Japan Maritime...

Romania has submitted the paperwork to buy 5 F-16s from Portugal

Romanian Defense Minister Gabriel Les says his country has submitted the paperwork to Portugal for the purchsae of five F-16s. He added that the contract...

From flight attendant to commander of 166th Airlift Wing

U.S. Air Force Colonel Carla D. Riner assumed command of the 166th Airlift Wing on Apr. 6. U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Nathan...

Singapore’s Draft Master Plan 2019 shows scale of expansion at its two major fighter bases

Singapore’s Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) released its draft master plan on Mar. 29. The plan shows the land use for the next 10 to 15...

Japan wants to open Yokota Air Base to civilian flights during Olympics

Tokyo is in discussions with Washington to open Yokota Air Base to civilian flights during the Summer Olympics next year. US Air Force from USA...

Bell to offer 525 for U.S. Army’s FARA

Flight Global says the Bell will be offering the 525 helicopter for the U.S. Army’s Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft (FARA) competition. Zane Adams [CC BY-SA...

Premier of First Swallow Wings

The short CG film from Silver Swallows Studio – First Swallow Wings – will hold its premier in Vietnam on Apr. 26.

Taiwan to retire UH-1H in October

Taiwan will retire its UH-1H from service in October, Army chief of staff Yang Hai Ming told legislators. The service will also simultaneously declare the...

EW variant of SPEAR under development

Two new variants of the SPEAR stand-off, air-to-surface weapon is under development at MBDA, Jane’s reported. Credit: MBDA One will be an electronic warfare variant...

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VTOL VR

VTOL VR is one of the most unique and revolutionary simulations ever released. With a unique visual style, superb gameplay, and shockingly deep systems functionality,...

DCS: The Enemy Within 3.0

A look at the greatly expanded and improved campaign from legendary DCS World campaign maker Baltic Dragon. A fresh take on an old classic Back...

DCS: Heatblur F-14B Tomcat Preview

Guest contributor “Chuck Owl” takes a look at the Heatblur F-14B Tomcat as it nears a wider Early Access release… PART 1 Introduction Unless you’ve...

DCS: AvioDev C-101EB/CC

A long time coming, the AvioDev C-101 trainer/light attack jet has reached full maturity, providing an exceptional DCS World experience. Announced four and a half...

To the Kármán Line

Doing what X-Plane makes fun and exciting, we take a ride to the edge of space in the X-Aerodynamics White Knight Two and SpaceShip Two....

Mudspike 4th Annual DCS Fall Fly-In

Well now! Another year has passed and it seems like it is time for another Mudspike DCS Fall Fly-In. Again, although we may be stretching...

DCS: Yak-52

The Yakovlev Yak-52 is a Soviet military trainer that fits nicely into the hierarchy of DCS World. Fully aerobatic with high G-limits and a snappy...

4th Annual Mudspike Christmas Flight

Welcome again to our annual Mudspike Christmas Flight – 2018 Edition! For our fourth year running, we will deliver packages, hopes, (beverages), and spread good...

VFlyteAir Simulations Cherokees

On a recent weekend splurge, I picked up some aircraft from VFlyteAir Simulations that appealed to my sense of aviation nostalgia – it was money...

5 Years in Review: Building the AH-64D for ArmA

It’s hard to believe it’s been five years already; time has just flown by and a project that consumed mine and Nodunit’s time for almost...

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Magnum, P.I.s

Strike Fighter Squadron 10 (VFA-10) "Magnum, P.I.s"  
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The Jokers

The Jokers

  6th Fighter Squadron “The Jokers”   The Jokers currently is an F-15C squadron in the Fighting 99th. We consist of pilots dedicated to countless hours of training to reach our full potential. We are ready for long range high altitude flights deep into enemy territory. The Jokers fly with a primary...
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The Doctors

The Doctors

2nd Fighter Squadron "The Doctors"   Motto: "Second to none."   "The Doctors" squadron is an F-15C-based group which prides itself on being the premier air-to-air combat oriented group of Fighting 99th. We strive for total air dominance by conducting ourselves with the precision and professionalism of...
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The Fighting Griffins

The Fighting Griffins

1st Fighter Squadron The Fighting Griffins ~AVISE  LA  FIN~     The Fighting Griffins of the 99th Air Wing are a multirole squadron focusing on asymmetric warfare and Combat Air Patrol (CAP) sorties. We train primarily to perform unconventional disruptive strikes and provide top notch combat air patrol...
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The Outriders

The Outriders

4th Attack SquadronThe Outriders   The Outriders is primarily a SEAD/DEAD Flight that operates the SU-25T. As F99th Command dictates, for events, the Flight will also be available for CAS, COIN, anti-shipping, interdiction and runway strike tasking, as All Weather Operations, day and night. Of its...
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The Nightriders

The Nightriders

3rd Attack Squadron The Nightriders"Fear the darkness"   A specialized group of Fighting 99th members who have honed their skills both with their aircraft and their squad mates. Further specializing in night time attack missions, close air support, pin point bombing, cluster bombing, bunker busting, hawg...
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Magnum, P.I.s
The Jokers
The Jokers
The Doctors
The Doctors
The Fighting Griffins
The Fighting Griffins
The Outriders
The Outriders
The Nightriders
The Nightriders

1stfs Fighting Griffins

1st Fighter Squadron

The Fighting Griffins

~AVISE  LA  FIN~

 

 

The Fighting Griffins of the 99th Air Wing are a multirole squadron focusing on asymmetric warfare and Combat Air Patrol (CAP) sorties. We train primarily to perform unconventional disruptive strikes and provide top notch combat air patrol support missions.

Send applications to JINX. Pilot selection will be based on attitude, attendance and skill in that order.

“AVISE LA FIN”
(Consider the End)