148th gets its new jets
The first wave of four F-16 Block 50 jets arrived at Duluth's 148th Fighter Wing on Tuesday, signaling a new lease on life for the base.
The planes -- the first of 18 the military is transferring from the 22nd Fighter Squadron at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany -- will replace the 148th's current planes, which are slated for retirement.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? You can activate your account here: Activate All Access.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can help you.