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A firefighter enters a prop aircraft during nighttime, live-fire training Jan. 10, 2017, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. After extinguishing external fires, firefighters entered the prop aircraft to continue combating the flames. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Daniel Snider)

A firefighter enters a prop aircraft during nighttime, live-fire training Jan. 10, 2017, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. After extinguishing external fires, firefighters entered the prop aircraft to continue combating the flames. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Daniel Snider)

Service members from the Air Force, Army and Marine Corps participate in sustainment training at Grand Bara, Djibouti, Jan. 5, 2017. During the exercise Air Force joint terminal attack controllers, along with Soldiers from the 101st Infantry Battalion and Marines from the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit conducted training utilizing MV-22 Ospreys and F-16 Fighting Falcons. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Joshua J. Garcia)

Service members from the Air Force, Army and Marine Corps participate in sustainment training at Grand Bara, Djibouti, Jan. 5, 2017. During the exercise Air Force joint terminal attack controllers, along with Soldiers from the 101st Infantry Battalion and Marines from the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit conducted training utilizing MV-22 Ospreys and F-16 Fighting Falcons. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Joshua J. Garcia)

Firefighters from the 23rd Civil Engineer Squadron signal for a radio check prior to advancing on a fire during nighttime, live-fire training Jan. 10, 2017, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. The training is an annual requirement for Moody AFB firefighters and is just one of the ways they stay ready to protect people, property and the environment from fires and disasters. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Ryan Callaghan)

Firefighters from the 23rd Civil Engineer Squadron signal for a radio check prior to advancing on a fire during nighttime, live-fire training Jan. 10, 2017, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. The training is an annual requirement for Moody AFB firefighters and is just one of the ways they stay ready to protect people, property and the environment from fires and disasters. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Ryan Callaghan)

An A-10C Thunderbolt II from the 190th Fighter Squadron takes off for a training mission shortly after a snowstorm Jan. 6, 2017, at Gowen Field, Idaho. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. John Winn)

An A-10C Thunderbolt II from the 190th Fighter Squadron takes off for a training mission shortly after a snowstorm Jan. 6, 2017, at Gowen Field, Idaho. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. John Winn)

Senior Airman Brandon Atwell, a 20th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron weapons loadcrew member, shakes an AGM-88 high-speed, anti-radiation missile loaded onto an F-16CM Fighting Falcon at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., Jan. 13, 2017. By shaking the munition, Atwell ensured the munition was properly attached on its rail. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves)

Senior Airman Brandon Atwell, a 20th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron weapons loadcrew member, shakes an AGM-88 high-speed, anti-radiation missile loaded onto an F-16CM Fighting Falcon at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., Jan. 13, 2017. By shaking the munition, Atwell ensured the munition was properly attached on its rail. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves)

A B-2 Spirit from the 590th Bomb Wing at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., prepares to take off in support of operations near Sirte, Libya. In conjunction with the Libyan Government of National Accord, the U.S. military conducted precision airstrikes Jan. 18, 2017, destroying two Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant camps, 45 kilometers southwest of Sirte. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Joel Pfiester)

A B-2 Spirit from the 590th Bomb Wing at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., prepares to take off in support of operations near Sirte, Libya. In conjunction with the Libyan Government of National Accord, the U.S. military conducted precision airstrikes Jan. 18, 2017, destroying two Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant camps, 45 kilometers southwest of Sirte. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Joel Pfiester)

A 380th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron military working dog team completes a detection training scenario at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, Jan. 10, 2017. Military working dogs complete weekly training scenarios to maintain the standards needed to protect military installations. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Tyler Woodward)

A 380th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron military working dog team completes a detection training scenario at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, Jan. 10, 2017. Military working dogs complete weekly training scenarios to maintain the standards needed to protect military installations. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Tyler Woodward)

An RQ-4 Global Hawk awaits standard maintenance while a heavy fog rolls across the 380th Air Expeditionary Wing flightline at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, Jan. 12, 2017. Global Hawks have provided coalition partners with accurate intelligence necessary for precisely striking important Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant facilities and supply routes in support of Combined Joint Task Force-Operation Inherent Resolve. (Courtesy photo)

An RQ-4 Global Hawk awaits standard maintenance while a heavy fog rolls across the 380th Air Expeditionary Wing flightline at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, Jan. 12, 2017. Global Hawks have provided coalition partners with accurate intelligence necessary for precisely striking important Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant facilities and supply routes in support of Combined Joint Task Force-Operation Inherent Resolve. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Tyler Woodward)

A 380th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew repairs an E-3 Sentry (AWACS) engine at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, Jan. 12, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Tyler Woodward)

A 380th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew repairs an E-3 Sentry (AWACS) engine at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, Jan. 12, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Tyler Woodward)

Service members from the Air Force, Army and Marine Corps participate in sustainment training at Grand Bara, Djibouti, Jan. 5, 2017. During the exercise Air Force joint terminal attack controllers, along with Soldiers from the 101st Infantry Battalion and Marines from the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit conducted training utilizing MV-22 Ospreys and F-16 Fighting Falcons. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Kenneth W. Norman)
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Service members from the Air Force, Army and Marine Corps participate in sustainment training at Grand Bara, Djibouti, Jan. 5, 2017. During the exercise Air Force joint terminal attack controllers, along with Soldiers from the 101st Infantry Battalion and Marines from the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit conducted training utilizing MV-22 Ospreys and F-16 Fighting Falcons. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Kenneth W. Norman)

Tech. Sgt. Jason Caswell, 455th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron C-130 Hercules debrief NCO-in-charge, prepares to lift weights Jan. 4, 2017 at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. Caswell is a wounded warrior deployed on his second back-to-back tour, his first time downrange since losing a leg to a sports injury. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Katherine Spessa)
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Tech. Sgt. Jason Caswell, 455th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron C-130 Hercules debrief NCO-in-charge, prepares to lift weights Jan. 4, 2017 at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. Caswell is a wounded warrior deployed on his second back-to-back tour, his first time downrange since losing a leg to a sports injury. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Katherine Spessa)

FORT GEORGE G. MEADE, Md. (AFNS) -- This week's photos feature Airmen from around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America. This weekly feature showcases the men and women of the Air Force.

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