1st FW Association Reunion was held in Colonial Williamsburg, VA - 17-20 Sep 2015
The event was a great success with lots of old friends getting together again. Pete "Pistola" Marty was voted in as the new Association President. Steve Gress is now the Secretary/Treasury, "Yard" Cocaran took over as 71st President and Rich Shook is now the 94th President.
The Ironmen Have Risen
U.S. Air Force Airmen, former Service members and families welcomed the 71st Fighter Squadron "Ironmen" back to Joint Base Langley-Eustis during a reactivation ceremony at Langley Air Force Base, Virginia, Aug. 21, 2015. Col Brian "Custer" Coyne took the 71st Squadron guidon from Col "Shags" Broadwell, 1st OG Commander during the reactivation ceremony of the 71st Flight Training Squadron. Congrats Custer!!
Coach takes the lead of the 1FW
Col Pete "Coach" Fesler took command from BG Kevin "Fumez" Huyck on July 10th, 2015. Welcome to Langley Coach!