JBER F-22s depart Kadena for show of force over ROK

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Liam Vining, 525th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, salutes Lt. Col. Brandon Tellez, 525th Fighter Squadron commander, as he taxis an F-22 Raptor for takeoff Feb. 17, 2016, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. The 525th FS from Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson deployed several F-22s to Kadena in January for training exercises in the region. However, while here, the F-22s flew alongside other U.S. and Republic of Korea fighter aircraft over South Korea in response to recent North Korean provocation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Maeson L. Elleman)

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