Colonel Russell Driggers is Commander of the 80th Flying Training Wing, which hosts the Euro-NATO Joint Jet Pilot Training Program (ENJJPT) at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, USA. ENJJPT is the world’s only internationally manned and managed undergraduate pilot training program and includes partners from 14 NATO nations:
Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Germany, Greece, Italy, The Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Turkey, the United Kingdom and the United States. Colonel Driggers is a command pilot with more than 2,153 flying hours in the F-15C/D and T-38A/C. He last served as the Senior Military Advisor, U.S. Mission to NATO, Belgium.