Near the main downtown area of Mountain Home, Idaho is the nice leafy Carl Miller Park. On display high up on a podium in the park sits an impressive General Dynamics F-111A Aardvark strike bomber once operated by the USAF 366th Fighter Wing at the nearby Mountain Home AFB (they operated various models of the… Read More Dinner with an Aardvark
Gunfighter Skies 2014 was held at Mountain Home USAF base in Idaho over the weekend of September 20th to 21st, 2014. The air displays were the main feature of the open house, but what’s an air show without lots of static displays to check out so you can get a closer look at all kinds… Read More Gunfighter Skies 2014 – Open House Static Aircraft Displays
Speed, precision and sheer thrilling aerobatic excellence is provided by the USAF Thunderbirds flying the General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon. Their display at Gunfighter Skies 2014 at Mountain Home Air Force Base in Idaho was no exception.
Gunfighter Skies 2014 was held at Mountain Home USAF base in Idaho over the weekend of September 20th to 21st, 2014. I attended both days (you never what is and isn’t going to fly each day) and although the weather was a bit overcast on the second day (storms were brewing) both offered plenty of… Read More Gunfighter Skies 2014 – The Air Show
Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho was the scene for the USAF Gunfighter Skies Open House on September 20th to 21st, 2014. Mountain Home is the USAF base for the 366th Fighter Wing the “Gunfighters” (389th Fighter Squadron and 391st Fighter Squadron the “Bold Tigers“) operating the McDonnell Douglas (Boeing) F-15E Strike Eagle. The F-15E is a two… Read More Gunfighter Skies 2014 – F-15 Strike Eagle Country