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Monday, February 10, 2014

COMBAT TRAINING PHOTOS TAKEN DURING RED FLAG 14-1

                                          FROM:  U.S. AIR FORCE
                       Colorado Air Guard Participates In Red Flag 14-1 
An F-16 Fighting Falcon takes off for a sortie training mission during Red Flag 14-1, Jan. 30, 2014, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Combat units come together from the U.S. and its allied countries to engage in realistic combat training scenarios within Nellis AFB’s 2.9 million acre Test and Training Range Complex. The F-16 is assigned to the 120th Fighter Squadron at Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado Air National Guard. (U.S. Air National Guard photo/Tech. Sgt. Wolfram M. Stumpf). 


B-2 Takes Off During Red Flag
A B-2 Spirit takes off during Red Flag 14-1, Jan. 28, 2014, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The B-2 is a multi-role bomber capable of delivering both conventional and nuclear munitions. Red Flag gives Airmen an opportunity to experience realistic, stressful combat situations in a controlled environment to increase their combat readiness and effectiveness. The B-2 is assigned to the 13th Bomb Squadron at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler).