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127th Wing Photos

Saber Strike

Technical Sgt. John McGough, 191st Maintenance Squadron aerospace propulsion specialist, connects a live feed that allows direct contact with the pilot to prepare to perform a series of inspections on a KC-135 Stratotanker at Riga International Airport, Latvia, during Saber Strike 2015 on June 11. The 127th Wing, Michigan Air National Guard, aircraft is flying mid-air refueling missions which allows continuous air support during the exercise. Saber Strike is a annual exercise with the aim of improving the cooperation and capabilities of the participating nations for future contingency operations. This year's exercise objectives facilitate cooperation among Canada, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, the United Kingdom and the United States. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Capt. Anthony J. Lesterson)

PHOTO BY: Capt. Anthony J. Lesterson
VIRIN: 150614-F-AT076-007.JPG
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