79th FS ‘Tigers’ roar in Raptor Country
A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 79th Fighter Squadron, Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., takes off from flightline at Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla., during Checkered Flag 18-1 Nov. 7, 2017. Shaw brought just short of 200 personnel, including pilots, maintainers, and support personnel to generate the 14 jets to participate in the exercise focusing on combining fourth- and fifth-generation airframes to enhance the capabilities of Airmen while providing training to rapidly respond to current, real-world conflicts and preparing for the future of air superiority. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Solomon Cook/Released)