Ever get to fly in an F-16 fighter? I have. Many of my friends have. Sometimes I forget that everyone doesn't get to do this. Savannah Guthrie of the Today Show got a ride. From her big brother no less. LtCol Camron "Arlo" Guthrie is assigned to the 158th Fighter Wing of the Vermont Air National Guard. The Green Mountain Boys. For the record. I got two rides.
Built in 1985, "Lethal Lady" has been in the air longer than any other F-16. Currently flown by the Green Mountain Boys of the Vermont ANG, she has logged more the 7000 hours in the air. She has flown in both Iraq and Afghanistan.
8 APR, 2008- It's opening day for the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. At conclusion of the National Anthem, three F-16's of the Vermont Air National Guard's 158th Fighter Wing come swooping in for a fly by. The fourth plane in the formation then barrel rolls over the formation.The crowd goes wild!The pilot gets [...]