Staff Sergeant Robert Harper is a dedicated crew chief for the F-16 Viper Demonstration Team.
As a dedicated crew chief, he is responsible for all scheduled maintenance, aircraft forms
documentation and overall aircraft serviceability.
He represents Air Combat Command, the
United States Air Force and the Department of Defense at more than 20 air shows annually. His
mission is to ensure the demonstration pilot has a safe aircraft to perform an aerial demonstration
for millions of spectators.
Staff Sergeant Harper enlisted into the Air Force in June, 2010. He is from Ellenboro, West
Virginia and enjoys bass fishing and working on
Jeeps in his free time.