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  • Aviano hosts FVG president and Consul General Milan

    U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Tad Clark, 31st Fighter Wing commander, alongside Italian Air Force Col. Marco Schiattoni, Italian Base commander, hosted Massimiliano Fedriga, president of the Friuli Venezia Giulia region, Italy, and Robert Needham, consul general Milan, at Aviano Air Base, Italy, July

  • 31st FW integrates with 48th FW at Aviano AB

    U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons assigned to the 31st Fighter Wing flew with F-35A Lightning IIs assigned to the 48th Fighter Wing from Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, during exercise 31/48 at Aviano Air Base, July 10-21.Exercise 31/48 is an opportunity for F-16 and F-35 units to optimize

  • Air Force Gaming Tournament

    AFG is the Air Force’s official gaming and Esports program, whose mission is to create an inclusive gaming community for all Airmen.

  • European Chief Master Sergeant Leadership Symposium

    Aviano Air Base hosted a first-of-its-kind event, the European Chief Master Sergeant Leadership Symposium, tailored at providing region-specific training to future Senior Enlisted Leaders of allied and partner nations’ Air Forces.

  • 31st FW EOD Joint Training

    The 31st Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal unit trains the Italian Air Force EOD team on emergency response procedures for the F-16 Fighting Falcon.

  • Jolly Vihar 23 “The Deuce”

    The 56th Rescue Squadron and the 56th Rescue Generation Squadron assigned to Aviano Air Base, are participating in the bilateral training exercise Jolly Vihar 23-2 at Pápa Air Base, Hungary June 26 through July 7, 2023.

  • 2023 Chief Leadership Symposium

    The Chiefs Leadership Symposium was hosted outside of the United States for the first time to bolster E-9 and chief master sergeant equivalents in strategic perspective and enhance international partnership relations.