"Aviano AFB Real Operations"
International SO event

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The scope of this Event is to simulate a “normal” day of operations.

Aviano Air Base is a military airport in northeastern Italy, in the Friuli-Venezia Giulia region. It is located in the Aviano municipality, about 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) from the city of Pordenone.

The Italian Air Force has ownership; it has also administrative and military control of the base. It hosts the U.S. Air Force's 31st Fighter Wing.

The 31st FW is the only U.S. fighter wing south of the Alps and maintains two F-16 fighter squadrons, the 555th and the 510th Fighter Squadron.
The Airport hosts also the 56th Rescue Squadron. It operates HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopters conducting search and rescue missions.

Normally the base is frequently used by other "deplaoyed" squadrons for other type of operations such as Cargo, AAR, Parachuting.