100th Fighter Squadron
The 100th Fighter Squadron is the second squadron added to the 1st Air Expeditionary Wing. Stood up in January of 2022, the "Red Tails" are the wing's SEAD, CAP, and Sweep specialists.
The 100th FS trains for the following missions:
Offensive Counter Air (OCA)
Defensive Counter Air (DCA)
Suppression/Destruction of Enemy Air Defenses (SEAD/DEAD)
Close Air Support (CAS)
The 100th FS employs a "zero to hero" training strategy. This training program is multiple modules isolating skills necessary to be an F-16 Pilot, from basic airmanship to weapons employment. The training program will progress at the pace of each individual pilot.