Upgrading a US Air Force classic Flying F-16s to 2048

MILITARY US AIR FORCE F-16 FIGHTING FALCONS

David C Isby reviews the disposition of the US Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon fleet, still the backbone of its combat aircraft fleet

Seen at low-level in California, Block 30 F-16C 86-0304/AK is assigned to the 18th Aggressor Squadron home-based at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. The unit deployed to Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada during October to support the US Air Force Weapons School.
Dan Stijovich

The Lockheed Martin F-16 Fighting Falcon ighter is the most numerous ighter in the US Air Force inventory, with 768 single-seat F-16Cs and 155 two-seat F-16Ds as of the start of FY2018.

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