LAYTON, Utah (ABC4 news) U.S Air Force’s Europe announced the 388th and 419th Fighter Wing Airmen and accompanying F-35 fighter jets from Hill AFB arrived in the UK today.
For the first time ever, the F-35 fighter jets were deployed overseas. While the Air Force will not disclose specifically what the mission is, they did say they will be training with NATO forces.
The F-35’s grabbed a lot of attention when they first arrived at Hill AFB with discussions and debates about how amazing they were.
More information will be provided tomorrow addressing the 388th and 419th Fighter Wings’ role in this F-35A training deployment.