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PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 26, 2017) - An F/A-18E Super Hornet assigned to the “Eagles” of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 115 conducts aerial refueling operations with a U.S. Air Force KC-10A Extender assigned to the 6th Air Refueling Squadron over the Pacific Ocean. The Eagles are traveling from Naval Air Facility Atsugi (NAFA), Japan, to Naval Air Station Fallon, Nevada, to complete the Strike Fighter Advanced Readiness Program. VFA 115 is forward deployed to NAFA, Japan, in support of security and stability in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Chris Pagenkopf/Released) 170226-N-CF980-007

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Which airframe carries more aesthetic appeal? Personally I prefer Old School.

[1] An F-15 fighter jet, assigned to the 433rd Weapons Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kevin Tanenbaum, 10 JUL 2017.)

[2] F-22 Raptors and an F-15 fighter jets, assigned to the 433rd Weapons Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Daryn Murphy, 10 JUL 2017.)

[3] An F-35 Lightning II fighter jet, assigned to the 6th Weapons Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kevin Tanenbaum, 10 JUL 2017.)

The United States Air Force Weapons School, held at Nevada Test and Training Range, Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, teaches graduate-level instructor courses that provide the world’s most advanced training in weapons and tactics employment to officers of the combat air forces and mobility air forces.

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Combat controllers and pararescuemen from the 720th Operations Support Squadron Advanced Skills Training flight at Hurlburt Field, Fla., off-load a UH-1 Huey from the 6th Special Operations Squadron during a combat search and rescue training scenario on Eglin Air Force Base range Sept. 13, 2007.

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Aerial Cavalrymen of 6th Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 10th Combat Aviation Brigade, fly all 30 of the squadrons’ Observational Helicopter-58D Kiowa Warriors in formation over Fort Drum, New York and surrounding areas July 27, 2015. After more than 20 years at the installation, the OH-58D will be retired after a final flight July 28, 2015, as a part of the Army’s Aviation Restructure Initiative, which will replace the Kiowa Warriors with a combination of Attack-Helicopter 64 Apaches and unmanned aerial vehicles.

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Farewell old friend, you served well.

Aerial Cavalrymen of 6th Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 10th Combat Aviation Brigade, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), fly all 30 of the squadrons’ Observational Helicopter-58D Kiowa Warriors in formation over Fort Drum, N.Y. and surrounding areas. After more than 20 years at the installation, the OH-58D will be retired after a final flight July 28, 2015, as a part of the Army’s Aviation Restructure Initiative, which will replace the Kiowa Warriors with a combination of Attack-Helicopter 64 Apaches and unmanned aerial vehicles. 

(Army Photo by Spc. Osama Ayyad, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry) Public Affairs Office), 27 JUL 2015.)

A B-52 Stratofortress from the 23rd Expeditionary Bomb Squadron leads a formation of Japanese Air Self Defense Force F-2s from the 6th Squadron, U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons from the 18th Aggressor Squadron, and a U.S. Navy EA-6B Prowler from Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 136 over Guam Feb. 10, 2009, during Cope North 09-1. Cope North 09-1 is a joint and bilateral exercise to enhance air operations in defense of Japan

A U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress from the 20th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., leads a formation of two F-16 Fighting Falcons from the 18th Aggressor Squadron, Eielson AFB, Alaska; two Japan Air Self-Defense Force F-2 fighters from the 6th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Tsuiki Air Base, Japan; two U.S. Navy EA-6B Prowlers from Electronic Attack Squadron 136, Carrier Air Wing 5, Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan; and a JASDF E-2C Hawkeye from the 601st Squadron, Misawa Air Base, Japan, over Guam during exercise Cope North.