Taming the Viper
At Luke Air Force Base, young pilots learn to fly the F-16.
- By The Editors
- Photographs by John M. Dibbs
- AirSpaceMag.com, January 11, 2013
Major John “Razor” Giulietti lands an F-16C of the 61st Fighter Squadron, the “Top Dogs,” on Runway 21 Right at Luke. The base has parallel runways of 9,900 feet and 10,000 feet, providing plenty of room for new Viper pilots to practice their landings.