Shogun - Valiant Shield

First Lt. John Fischer waves as he begins to taxi his F-15C Eagle at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Aug. 5, 2007, prior to takeoff en route to Guam in support of Exercise Valiant Shield. More than 400 base Airmen and F-15Cs, KC-135R Stratotankers and E-3 Airborne Warning and Control System aircraft are participating in the weeklong Pacific Command joint exercise which focuses on integrated joint training to enable real-world proficiency in sustaining forces and detecting, locating, tracking and engaging units at sea, in the air, on land, and cyberspace in response to a range of mission areas. Lieutenant Fischer is a 44th Fighter Squadron pilot. U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Kelly Timney

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