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  • Team Hill, family remember fallen pilot

    Members of Team Hill and the local community paid tribute to a fallen Airman, husband, son, brother, warrior and friend at a memorial service June 26 in Hangar 37. Capt. George B. "Ice" Houghton, a pilot from the 421st Fighter Squadron, died during an F-16 accident June 22 at the Utah Test and Training Range. The Candler, N.C. native was 28. The
  • Former 388th Fighter Wing pilot returns to take command

    A former 421st Fighter Squadron commander returned to take command of the 388th Fighter Wing in a ceremony Tuesday in Hangar 37. Col. Scott Zobrist assumed command from Col. Scott Dennis, who served as the wing commander since July 2007. Brig. Gen. Darryl W. Burke, vice commander of 12th Air Force (Air Forces Southern) based at Davis-Monthan AFB,
  • 388th Fighter Wing member finds deployment training Iraqis 'different, but fulfilling'

    When the 388th Maintenance Operations Squadron superintendent deployed last year, little did he know just how much he was going to impact the lives of others - and that he would actually be part of history. "My tour was different," said Senior Master Sgt. Reginald Murrell, who holds a unit training manager Air Force Specialty Code. Typically when
  • Close neighbors: Range leaders and residents connect during 10th annual Moses Tour

    Over 70 residents in communities surrounding the Utah Test and Training Range gathered for updates on the Air Force mission during the 388th Range Squadron's 10th annual 'Moses Tour' Nov. 5-6 in Montello, Nev. and Callao, Utah. Community members visited with airspace and test program experts at a local restaurant and school to learn about flying
  • Banquet recognizes top 388th maintainers

    Over 350 Airmen and family members gathered to applaud the 388th Fighter Wing's top maintainers during the annual Maintenance Professionals of the Year banquet held at the Davis Conference Center Oct. 4. Nearly 70 percent of the wing's 2,200 personnel belong to the 388th Maintenance Group. Whether turning wrenches in back shops or on the
  • Life saver: First-aid training kicks in for 388th pilot

    Emergencies are never planned. They can happen any time or place, even when checking into a hotel during a temporary duty assignment. When F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot and Viper West demonstration team safety observer, Capt. Jennifer Wade and her wingmen, waited at the counter of the Golden Nugget casino to check in to a room during a TDY to the
  • Jesse James soars with Viper West

    With the Viper West F-16 Demonstration Team at Hill Air Force Base there is always action, but now they have the lights and camera to document it. In preparation for his upcoming Spike TV stunt-themed show, "Jesse James is a Dead Man," James, Spike TV and Base Productions filmed James' ride in an F-16 Fighting Falcon with demonstration pilot Capt.