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  • Mako's participate in aircraft arresting system certification

    U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 6th Air Refueling Wing alongside two F-16C Fighting Falcon aircraft from the 482nd Fighter Wing, Homestead Air Reserve Base, Fla., completed the annual certification on the BAK-12 aircraft arresting system here April 22.

  • Executing the mission

    The 482nd Fighter Wing identified, in a comprehensive Strategic Plan, its top priorities . . . and priority #1 is: Ensure trained, qualified Airmen ready to support the joint fight. And how best to gauge if the 482nd Fighter Wing can execute the mission and provide trained, qualified Airmen to

  • Exercise Iniohos 17 kicks off in Greece

    U.S. Air Force Airmen and twelve F-16C Fighting Falcons from the 482nd Fighter Wing, Homestead Air Reserve Base, Florida, began exercise Iniohos 17, here, which will last until April 6.

  • Commentary -- We are MAKO proud

    On Sept. 16, the Homestead Air Reserve Base turned 74 years old. And for 74 years we have led the way in mission accomplishment and fighter aircraft flown. We are proud of that. We are consistently chosen, based on who we are, to fly the world’s greatest jets. The Makos support, maintain, and fly