Jolly Rogers visiting Alliance Ft worth ( KAFW )

FEAR the BONES                 March 11th , 2017. We got a few visitors from the famous VFA-103 Joly Rogers based at NAS Oceana. These Hornets were doing DACT  Exercise with 57th Fighter wing Weapon School in Nellis AFB for the past few weeks and they are on their Read More …

Documents Section

Airwingspotter have updated document section that have Military Aviation related magazines, reference books and others. Please email me for the password and you can download them . Documents comes in PDF format. davechng@airwingspotter.com Please go to the link below   http://airwingspotter.com/hot-files/documents-2/ Enjoy!!!   Dave Chng Editor

Hellenic AF F-16 Detail Report

Cretan Vipers – HAF 115 Combat Wing Crete in the southern Aegean Sea, is the home of 115 CW (Combat Wing – Pteriga Mahis) of the Hellenic Air Force, operating the Lockheed Martin F-16C/D Block 52+ from Souda Air Base. With one of the most modern and advanced Viper fleets in Europe, 115 CW is Read More …

Last flying T-2 Buckeye Unit …… Hellenic Air Force 120 ATW

120 ATW – Where the last T-2s fly   The Hellenic Air Force’s 120 Air Training Wing (120 Pteriga Ekpedefseos Aeros – PEA) is located at the airport of Kalamata, in the Peloponnese region of Greece. The 120 ATW of the Hellenic Air Force Training Command is tasked with providing the cadets and 2nd Lieutenants Read More …

Hellenic Air Force F-4 Phantom Report

( Article best view on PC or MAC ) PHANTOM PHOREVER  – THE LEGEND LIVES ON This legendary twin engine beast of Mc Donnell Douglas might not be the most versatile and agile fighter of the Hellenic Air Force, but it still remains an essential component of its Tactical Air Force planning. Today, HAF still Read More …

Vought F-8 Crusader Walkaround

NAS Pensacola National Aviation Museum houses a few F-8 of different variants including the fighter and Recon bird. The Recon bird RF-8G belongs to VFP-62 nickname “fighting photos” . VFP-62 is best known as the squadron that took the first low-level photos of the Soviet missile bases in Cuba during the Cuban Missile Crisis in Read More …

F-106 Delta Dart Walkaround

The Convair F-106 Delta Dart was the primary all-weather interceptor aircraft of the United States Air Force from the 1960s through the 1980s. This example is now preserved in Sacramento Air Museum CA.  She wears the 5th Fighter Interceptor Squadron base in Minot AFB later move to Vance AFB OK and became the current 5th Read More …

F-4C Phantom II Walkaround

Michigan ANG flies the F-106 during the height of Cold war and later transition to the F-4C Phantom II. 171st Fighter Interceptor Squadron spot with the distinct air superiority gloss grey jets with the yellow and black checkerboards.  This aircraft is preserved in Sacramento Air Museum , CA F-4C Overall shots Detail Shots Article by Read More …

A-7E Corsair II Walkaround

US navy uses the Vought A-7E as a light attack strike aircraft for their Carrier Strike group. This aircraft because of its unique shape also known as the SLUF …. short little Ugly fellow! This A-7E is house in NAS Pensacola National Naval Aviation Museum. Flying the VA-46 Clansman Squadron. VA-46 made her last combat Read More …

EA-6B Prowler Walkaround

As we all know, the Mighty Grumman Ironwork’s last Navy workhorse’s days are number. Currently, we have 3 squadrons still in active service by the Marine Corps. This example you see here is Marine Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron 4 (VMAQ-4) . The squadron is based at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, North Carolina and Read More …

Superbowl Sunday flyby by Thunderbirds

5th Feb 2017 Superbowl 51 in Houston NRG Stadium between the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons. What a game we had but for us Aviation geeks its all about the fly by. This year we have the honor of the USAF Thunderbirds doing the fly by over the NRG stadium. For the flyby , Read More …

Prowler VMAQ-3 Moondogs in JRB Fr worth

Feb 5th 2017 mark the Superbowl Sunday for fiscal year 2017. We have the New England Patriots fighting up with the Atlanta Falcons.  Airwingspotter was covering a flight of VMAQ-3 Prowlers EA-6B in NAS Ft worth JRB. Word from the “little bird” tell us about the Moondogs was in town and running some local training Read More …

Ft worth JRB F-35A and F16 Jan 30th

1-30-2017 Jan 2017 and we are getting 77 degree F weather. It was beautiful afternoon with a slight 10 knots west wind. Ft worth JRB was using runway 36 for the entire afternoon which I was praying for when I was there. Right on the dot of 1345hrs we started to see Lightning 5-1 and Read More …