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  • 34th Fighter Generation Squadron completes Agile Combat Employment exercise

    MT. HOME AIR FORCE BASE, IDAHO – Pilots and maintainers from the 388th Fighter Wing at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, enhanced their deployed agility with the F-35A Lightning II during an exercise here last week.From April 27-30, Airmen from the 34th Fighter Squadron and 34th Fighter Generation Squadron completed an Agile Combat Employment (ACE)
  • Hill fighter wings will continue night flying into May

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah -- The active duty 388th and Reserve 419th Fighter Wings will continue local night-flying operations on most weekdays through the third week of May.During this period, flying is scheduled to be completed between 10 - 11:30 p.m. These times may change based on a number of factors including weather, airspace availability on
  • 421st FS, FGS remember heritage on 4/21

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah -- On 4/21/21, the 421st Fighter Squadron and 421st Fighter Generation Squadron "Black Widows" took some time to remember their heritage and why they serve. They formed up to recognize the KIA and MIA Airmen tracing back to WWII and Vietnam. From the P-61 to the F-4 Wild Weasel missions. "We know what it means to be a
  • Air Force rewrites basic doctrine, focuses on mission command, airpower evolution

    Core themes to the revised Air Force Doctrine Publication-1: The Air Force are the foundation and evolution of airpower and the concept of mission command.
  • Hill fighter wings to perform F-35 flyover at Weber State Saturday

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – Two F-35A Lightning IIs, flown by pilots from the active duty 388th and Air Force Reserve 419th Fighter Wings here, will perform a flyover of Weber State University’s Stewart Stadium Saturday at 1 p.m.The flyover will take place prior to kickoff of the Wildcats’ last regular season football game, versus the Idaho State
  • Air Force unveils new mission statement

    The Air Force released its new mission statement: To fly, fight, and win … airpower anytime, anywhere.
  • 388th Airmen win Air Combat Command Maintenance and Training Awards

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – Two 388th Maintenance Group schedulers along with the Maintenance Training Section were recently recognized by Air Combat Command for their outstanding work.The Air Combat Command Maintenance Management and Training Awards recognize the best maintainers in ACC, which is headquartered at Langley AFB, Va., and operates
  • F-35A maintainers at Hill training for more combat flexibility

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – The 388th Maintenance Group is using two programs to train multi-capable Airmen, maintainers who will provide more combat flexibility with the F-35A Lightning II.As the first active-duty, combat-coded F-35A unit in the Air Force with multiple European, Pacific and Middle East deployments under its belt, the 388th Fighter
  • 388th Operations Group welcomes new leader

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah -- Col. Brad Bashore took command of the 388th Operations Group during a change of command ceremony here today. Col. Bashore is transitioning to the group from commanding the Utah Test and Training Range.The OG also bid farewell to Col. Joshua Wood, who has served as the group commander since 2018. Col. Wood led the group
  • 388th Fighter Wing offers motorcycle training for Airmen   

    HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah – One of the sure signs of the spring thaw in Utah is motorcycle riders back out on the roads.The 388th Fighter Wing Safety Office is offering motorcycle safety courses to ensure that Airmen are trained properly and riding within Air Force regulations.On March 19, the wing hosted its first training day, for both riders and