The 79th Fighter Squadron (79 FS) is part of the 20th Fighter Wing at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina. It operates the F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft Notable commanders : James Ferguson ; James.
79th Fighter Squadron FS]. The 79th Fighter Squadron "Tigers" are a combat ready squadron tasked with air-to-air, air-to-surface.
Organized as 79th Aero Squadron, 22 Feb Redesignated Squadron B, Taliaferro Field, Texas, 23 Jul Demobilized, 15 Nov Reconstituted. The 79th Fighter Squadron's Homecoming