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VFA-2 supports the future of Naval Aviation

Hanford Sentinel // October 13, 2014

The Bounty Hunters of Strike Fighter Squadron Two (VFA-2) recently sent a small detachment of their highly skilled aircrew and maintainers to Eglin Air Force Base (AFB) in Eglin, Fla. in support of the Grim Reapers of Strike Fighter Squadron 101.

The Grim Reapers fly the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter (JSF), the Navy’s fifth generation fighter, and the newest addition to the long tradition of excellence in Naval Aviation. It has widely heralded capabilities in all spectrums of aerial warfare, most of which are a full generation ahead of our current capabilities.

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Photo by Lockheed Martin.