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  • Laughlin First Assignment Instructor Pilot takes historical final flight

    Col. Andrew Katz, now former 47th Flying Training Wing deputy commander and oldest T-1A Jayhawk First Assignment Instructor Pilot (FAIP) at Laughlin, took his final flight with Team XL’s youngest and final T-1A FAIP, Capt. Cory Villarreal, 86th Flying Training Squadron, marking a historical end to a

  • 86th FTS changes command

    On Feb. 25, 2020, Lt. Col. Justin Wetterhall took command of the 86th Flying Training Squadron, or the Lobos, at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas.

  • XLer of the Week: 1st Lt. Clay Reierson

    First Lieutenant Clay Reierson, 86th Flying Training Squadron instructor pilot and flight scheduler, was chosen by wing leadership to be the “XLer” of the week, for the week of July, 23, 2018, at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas.The “XLer” award, presented by Col. Charlie Velino, 47th Flying Training