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Wednesday, January 27, 2016

366th Fighter Wing airmen prep for Combat Archer, Hammer

by Senior Airman Lauren-Taylor Levin
366th Fighter Wing Public Affairs


1/25/2016 - MOUNTAIN HOME AIR FORCE BASE, Idaho -- Airmen from the 366th Fighter Wing at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho sent personnel, aircraft and 41.4 short tons of cargo to Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, Jan. 24, in support of Combat Archer and Combat Hammer, a Weapons System Evaluation Program.

The WSEP combines the live air-to-air missile firing of Combat Archer and the air-to-ground bomb drops of Combat Hammer. The exercise is designed to test each participating units' WSEP, determine reliability, evaluate capability and limitations, identify deficiencies, recommend corrective action and maintain combat readiness.

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