Taking to the skies

KADENA AIR BASE, Japan -- A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon assigned to the 120th Fighter Squadron, Buckley Air Force Base, F-15 Eagle assigned to the 44th FS, and an MC-130H Combat Talon II assigned to the 1st Special Operations Squadron conduct operations on the flightline June 7, 2017, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. The variety of aircraft stationed on and temporarily assigned to Kadena assist with maintaining Kadena’s premier air presence in the Pacific region. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Lynette M. Rolen)