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VFC-12 flies 250 sorties during SFARP on Andersen

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  • 36th Wing Public Affairs
Approximately 150 Navy personnel from Carrier Air Wing FIVE in Atsugi, Japan, and Fighter Squadron Composite Twelve from Naval Air Station Oceana, Va., met on Andersen AFB, Guam, for the Strike Fighter Advanced Readiness Program Jan. 21 through Feb. 14.  

This intense three week training exercise allows Strike Fighter aircrew to hone their war fighting skills against a creditable adversary prior to deploying in face of real threats.

Approximately 250 sorties were flown while here, including tanker support received from NAS Oceana, Va.

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