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
During a training flight, Lieutenant Colonel Ben Malmanger of the U.S. Marine Corps’ VMFT-401 breaks left in his F-5E adversary aircraft while Lieutenant Colonel Joe “Spunkin” DeLapp, commander of the 56th Training Squadron, follows in an F-16.