LtCol Stefan Kleinheyer, GAF Stefan Kleinheyer joined the Bundeswehr in 1987 as Photographer before transfering to the GAF in 1989. From 1989-1998 he did his officer and pilot training after which he became an instructor pilot in Jagdgeschwader 74 (Neuburg/Do) on F 4F. From 1999-2001 he was an exchange pilot at 27th FW, Cannon AFB, USA on F 16C. From 2001-2003 he was DO of the 2. Jagdstaffel of the Jagdgeschwader 74 on the F 4F following which he served as Squadron Commander from 2003-2005 in the 2. Jagdstaffel of the Jagdgeschwader 73 (Laage) flying the Eurofighter. In this capacity he was the first Commander of the first Eurofighter squadron and responsible for the training of pilots. Since 2005 he has been attending the General Staff Course at the Führungsakademie der Bundeswehr in Hamburg.