Capt. Jason Merrill (left) and 1st Lt. Joshua Rope perform a pre-flight inspection Feb. 3 in the cockpit of a KC-135 Stratotanker during a Red Flag exercise at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Red Flag is a multi-national exercise providing a realistic environment to practice combat scenarios. The experience gained during the exercise is vital to the survival of air crews in combat. The two pilots are from the 905th Air Refueling Squadron at Grand Forks AFB, N.D. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Nadine Y. Barclay)
You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.