angel thunder 2013

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Angels are noisy things.

U.S. Air Force pararescuemen from the 48th Rescue Squadron conduct swift water rescue training near Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., during Angel Thunder 2013. Angel Thunder is the largest joint service, multinational, interagency combat search and rescue exercise designed to train personnel recovery assets using a variety of scenarios to simulate deployment conditions and contingencies.

(U.S. Air Force photos by Staff Sgt. Tim Chacon, 10 APR 2013.)

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Polly wants a cracker.

New York National Guard UH-60s prepare to conduct aerial refueling operations with a HC-130J from the 79th Rescue Squadron at Davis-Monthan AFB, Ariz. during the Angel Thunder 2013 exercise. Angel Thunder is the largest joint service, multinational, interagency combat search and rescue exercise designed to train personnel recovery assets using a variety of scenarios to simulate deployment conditions and contingencies.

(U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Tim Chacon, 8 APR 2013.)