482nd Tactical Fighter Wing

Homestead Air Force Base, Miami, Florida, 1982-1990

The 482nd Tactical Fighter Wing comprised 89th and 93rd Tactical Fighter Squadrons from Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio and Homestead AFB, Florida. Component squadrons re-equipped with F-4D between 1982-1983. Both squadrons re-equipped with the F-16A/B Falcon between 1989 and 1990.

Above: 482nd TFW Boss Bird. F-4D-31-MC Phantom II, 66-7551 / FM. 482nd TFW, 93rd TFS, Homestead AFB, Florida. Aircraft in standart Air Force Europe One camouflage scheme. Aircraft carries the two checkerboard bands on the intake denoting the 89th and 93rd TFS that comprise the wing.

Above: 906th TFG Boss Bird. F-4D-30-MC Phantom II, 66-7554 / DO. 906th TFG, 89th TFS, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio. Aircraft in standart Air Force SEA wraparound camouflage scheme. Two MiG kill stars are located on the intake ramp. Aircraft carries black and orange checkerboard band on the intake and on the fin cap.

482nd Tactical Fighter Wing F-4D squadrons:

  • 89th Tactical Fighter Squadron
  • 93th Tactical Fighter Squadron

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