Typical weekend visitors to Leuchars were the Eagles from the 57th FIS based at Keflavik. The close proximity of the Championship Golf Course at St Andrews may have had something to do with the popularity of the base with the US Air Force.
Back from an air superiority mission over north of Iraq at the end of Desert Storm operation. She's fiited with live weapons and was assigned at this time to 36 TFW / 525 TFS; Was written off 5/5/94 during a crash near Tyndall Air Base when pilot suffered g-induced loss of consciousness. Pilot ejected but suffered serious injuries.