Happy Sunday, Avgeeks! Hope you’re all enjoying yours. (Probably not as much fun as this guy is having, but still …)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Joseph Ryther, a weapon system officer on an F-15E Strike Eagle, is pushed back in his seat on takeoff from Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan on Nov 15, 2011. Ryther is deployed with the 335th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron, “The Chiefs,” from Seymour Johnson AFB, NC. U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Matt Hecht