48th Fighter Wing
[description]
48th Fighter Wing
Commandement USAFE
Fait partie de 3rd Air Force
Type chasse
Statut actif
Date création 25 juin 1952
Date dissolution
Base RAF Lakenheath
Appareil F-15C / F-15E

Le 48th Fighter Wing (48th FW, 48e Escadre de chasse), dénommé auparavant 48th Tactical Fighter Wing, est une unité de chasse de l'United States Air Forces in Europe est basé à RAF Lakenheath en Angleterre. Le 48th FW est la seule unité en Europe volant sur F-15 Eagle.

Sommaire

Organisation en 2006

Le 48th FW est composé en 2006 des "Group" suivants :

  • 48th Operations Group
    • 492nd Fighter Squadron sur F-15E
    • 493rd Fighter Squadron sur F-15C/D
    • 494th Fighter Squadron sur F-15E
    • 48th Operations Support Squadron
  • 48th Maintenance Group
  • 48th Mission Support Group
  • 48th Medical Group
F-15E du 494th FS décollant de RAF Lakenheath
Des F-111F du 48th TFW sont préparés pour la mission de représailles contre la Libye en 1986.

Historique

  • 25 juin 1952 : création du 48th Fighter Bomber Wing
  • 10 juillet 1952 : activation du 8th TFW
  • 8 juillet 1958 : redésigné 48th Tactical Fighter Wing
  • 1er octobre 1991 : devient le 48th Fighter Wing

Bases

Liens externes


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