The Balkans: Hornets Deliver when Needed in Operation Deny Flight
Leatherneck aviation units stationed at Aviano Air Base, northern Italy, are there in support of North Atlantic Treaty Organization Operations Deny Flight and Provide Promise and have experienced increased operational tempo.
This was brought about by the May 24 and 25 strikes on the Bosnian Serb ammunition dump in Pale and the June 8 rescue of Air Force pilot Captain Scott O'Grady.
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