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30 YEARS OF STRIKE EAGLES
The US Air Force marked 30 years of the F-15E in December. Jamie Hunter examines how the Strike Eagle continues to be a niche type that looks set for many more years of service

‘FOXHOUNDS’ ON THE FRONT LINE
Two regiments of Russian Naval Aviation fly the mighty MiG-31 interceptor. Thomas Newdick details how those based in the Kamchatka region of the Russian Far East were recently put through their paces in a ‘wartime’ exercise

GUNFIGHTER COUNTRY
Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, is a precious asset for the US Air Force. Jamie Hunter talks Strike Eagle with the 366th Operations Group commander



BATTLE HOGS
Jake Melampy catches up with the Idaho Air National Guard’s A-10Cs as they return home from Operation ‘Inherent Resolve’

FABULOUS FALLON
Rich Cooper checks in from Naval Air Station Fallon, Nevada, where US Navy aviation develops and hones its warfighting skills. It is also where carrier air wings deploy as they work up and prepare to go on cruise

TEXAN TIMES
In the first of a two-part feature, Tom Kaminski looks at the Beechcraft T-6 Texan II, and its various US operators

AND MUCH MORE!

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