U.S. Air Force tactical air control party Airmen from the 353rd Special Warfare Training Squadron participate in a static line jump on July 26, 2021, at JBSA-Kelly Airfield, Texas. The jumps were part of routine proficiency qualifications that occur at least every six months. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd. Lt. Robert H. Dabbs)
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SWTW Proficiency Jumps

U.S. Air Force tactical air control party Airmen from the 353rd Special Warfare Training Squadron participate in a static line jump on July 26, 2021, at JBSA-Kelly Airfield, Texas. The jumps were part of routine proficiency qualifications that occur at least every six months. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd. Lt. Robert H. Dabbs)

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons assigned to the 79th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron and Colombian Air Force Kfirs fly in formation over Colombia during Exercise Relampago VI, July 27, 2021. Relampago VI is a combined Colombian and U.S. exercise taking place in the U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) theater that focuses on techniques, tactics and procedures to strengthen the longstanding partnership between our armed forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Duncan C. Bevan)
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F-16s and Kfirs Fly in Formation over Colombia

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons assigned to the 79th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron and Colombian Air Force Kfirs fly in formation over Colombia during Exercise Relampago VI, July 27, 2021. Relampago VI is a combined Colombian and U.S. exercise taking place in the U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) theater that focuses on techniques, tactics and procedures to strengthen the longstanding partnership [Read More …]

A U.S. Special Operations Command para-commando performs during the singing of the National Anthem at Wittman Regional Airport, Wis., July 27, 2021. EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 21 offers daily air shows, aerobatics and pyrotechnics and will highlight Air Force Special Operations Command. The Para-Commandos are comprised of active duty Special Operators, such as Army Special Forces, Army Rangers, Navy SEALs, Air Force Combat Controllers and Marine Raiders. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Mahoney)
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EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2021

A U.S. Special Operations Command para-commando carries the American flag during the singing of the National Anthem at Wittman Regional Airport, Wis., July 27, 2021. EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 21 offers daily air shows, aerobatics and pyrotechnics and will highlight Air Force Special Operations Command. The Para-Commandos are comprised of active duty Special Operators, such as Army Special Forces, Army Rangers, [Read More …]

Airmen from the 4th Civil Engineer Squadron practice detaining personnel during the Prime Base Engineer Emergency Force, or Prime BEEF, program at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, July 20, 2021. Detaining prisoners was a portion of the defensive fighting positions course aimed to help prepare Airmen for scenarios they might encounter while deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class David Lynn)
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SJAFB Civil Engineers Complete Prime BEEF Training

Airmen from the 4th Civil Engineer Squadron practice detaining personnel during the Prime Base Engineer Emergency Force, or Prime BEEF, program at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, July 20, 2021. Detaining prisoners was a portion of the defensive fighting positions course aimed to help prepare Airmen for scenarios they might encounter while deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by [Read More …]

Airmen assigned to the 60th Medical Group participate in a simulated event during an exercise July 22, 2021, at Travis Air Force Base, California. The disaster response exercise prepared David Grant Medical Center staff to respond to chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, or explosive incidents. (U.S. Air Force photo by Heide Couch)
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Ready Eagle

Airmen assigned to the 60th Medical Group participate in a simulated event during an exercise July 22, 2021, at Travis Air Force Base, California. The disaster response exercise prepared David Grant Medical Center staff to respond to chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, or explosive incidents. (U.S. Air Force photo by Heide Couch)

U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. – A cadet cadre walks through smoke deployed in the assault course while training the Class of 2025 at the U.S. Air Force Academy's Jacks Valley in Colorado Springs, Colo., on July 21, 2021. Basic Cadet Training (BCT) is a six-week indoctrination program to guide the transformation of new cadets from being civilians to military academy cadets prepared to enter a four-year officer commissioning program. (U.S. Air Force photo/Trevor Cokley)
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U.S. Air Force Academy Class of 2025 BCT

U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. – A cadet cadre walks through smoke deployed in the assault course while training the Class of 2025 at the U.S. Air Force Academy’s Jacks Valley in Colorado Springs, Colo., on July 21, 2021. Basic Cadet Training (BCT) is a six-week indoctrination program to guide the transformation of new cadets from being civilians to military [Read More …]

The 815th Airlift Squadron, or Flying Jennies, provided airdrop support for more than 1300 paratroopers from the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team Airborne, 25th Infantry Division for their jumps during a training exercise at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, July 13-16, 2021. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Jessica Kendziorek)
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Flying Jennies train in Alaska

The 815th Airlift Squadron, or Flying Jennies, provided airdrop support for more than 1300 paratroopers from the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team Airborne, 25th Infantry Division for their jumps during a training exercise at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, July 13-16, 2021. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Jessica Kendziorek)

U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. -- Basic Cadets from the Class of 2025 complete the assault course at the U.S. Air Force Academy's Jacks Valley in Colorado Springs, Colo., on July 16, 2021. Basic Cadet Training (BCT) is a six-week indoctrination program to guide the transformation of new cadets from being civilians to military academy cadets prepared to enter a four-year officer commissioning program. (U.S. Air Force photo/Joshua Armstrong)
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USAFA BCT Assault Course

U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. — Basic Cadets from the Class of 2025 complete the assault course at the U.S. Air Force Academy’s Jacks Valley in Colorado Springs, Colo., on July 16, 2021. Basic Cadet Training (BCT) is a six-week indoctrination program to guide the transformation of new cadets from being civilians to military academy cadets prepared to enter a [Read More …]

Serbian Police from the Special Anti-terrorist Unit (SAJ) and U.S. Army Green Berets conducted a Joint Combined Exchange Training in Goč, Serbia, June 28 - July 9 2021. The JCET aims to improve planning, maneuvering, and crisis response for Serbian and U.S. forces in mountainous terrain.
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JCET Serbian SAJ and Green Berets

Serbian Police from the Special Anti-terrorist Unit (SAJ) and U.S. Army Green Berets conducted a Joint Combined Exchange Training in Goč, Serbia, June 28 – July 9 2021. The JCET aims to improve planning, maneuvering, and crisis response for Serbian and U.S. forces in mountainous terrain.