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A KC-10 Extender is parked on the ramp as a C-5M Super Galaxy takes off at Travis Air Force Base, Calif., Mar. 16, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo by Louis Briscese)

A KC-10 Extender is parked on the ramp as a C-5M Super Galaxy takes off at Travis Air Force Base, Calif., March 16, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo/Louis Briscese)

Air Force Capt. Matt Davis, a 909th Air Refueling Squadron KC-135 Stratotanker pilot, flies in formation with Marine Corps F-35B Lightning IIs from Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 121 over the Pacific Ocean March 14, 2017. The training sortie marked the first air refueling mission with F-35s in the 909th ARS’s area of operation. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman John Linzmeier) 

Air Force Capt. Matt Davis, a 909th Air Refueling Squadron KC-135 Stratotanker pilot, flies in formation with Marine Corps F-35B Lightning IIs from Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 121 over the Pacific Ocean March 14, 2017. The training sortie marked the first air refueling mission with F-35s in the 909th ARS’s area of operation. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman John Linzmeier) 

A B-1B Lancer, assigned to the 9th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron and deployed from Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, takes off March 10, 2017, at Andersen AFB, Guam. The B-1B's are deployed to Andersen AFB as part of U.S. Pacific Command's continuous bomber presence operations. This forward deployed presence demonstrates continuing U.S. commitment to stability and security in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. Most importantly, the bomber rotations provide Pacific Air Forces and PACOM commanders an extended deterrence capability. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jacob Skovo)

A B-1B Lancer, assigned to the 9th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron and deployed from Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, takes off March 10, 2017, at Andersen AFB, Guam. The B-1B's are deployed to Andersen AFB as part of U.S. Pacific Command's continuous bomber presence operations. This forward deployed presence demonstrates continuing U.S. commitment to stability and security in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. Most importantly, the bomber rotations provide Pacific Air Forces and PACOM commanders an extended deterrence capability. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jacob Skovo)

Survival, evasion, resistance and escape (SERE) specialists sit on a CH-47 Chinook before a static-line jump during Red Flag 17-2 over the Nevada Test and Training Range at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., March 7, 2017. Red Flag missions are conducted on the 2.9 million acre Nevada Test and Training Range with 1,900 possible targets, realistic threat systems and opposing enemy forces. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum)

Survival, evasion, resistance and escape (SERE) specialists sit on a CH-47 Chinook before a static-line jump during Red Flag 17-2 over the Nevada Test and Training Range at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., March 7, 2017. Red Flag missions are conducted on the 2.9 million acre Nevada Test and Training Range with 1,900 possible targets, realistic threat systems and opposing enemy forces. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Kevin Tanenbaum)

An Aero Spacelines B-377 Super Guppy sits on the flightline at Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas, March 3, 2017. The Super Guppy, operated by NASA, has a cargo space that is 25 feet in diameter and 111 feet long. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Stormy Archer)

An Aero Spacelines B-377 Super Guppy sits on the flightline at Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas, March 3, 2017. The Super Guppy, operated by NASA, has a cargo space that is 25 feet in diameter and 111 feet long. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Stormy Archer)

Senior Airman Javier Calvo, 374th Communication Squadron cable and antenna system technician, works to remove a transmission line on a rotatable log periodic antenna at the Tokorozawa Communication Site, Japan, March 14, 2017. The antennas at Tokorozawa provide communication support to a variety of Department of Defense installations throughout the Pacific. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. David Owsianka)

Senior Airman Javier Calvo, a 374th Communication Squadron cable and antenna system technician, removes a transmission line on a rotatable log periodic antenna at the Tokorozawa Communication Site, Japan, March 14, 2017. The antennas at Tokorozawa provide communication support to a variety of Defense Department installations throughout the Pacific. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. David Owsianka)

The U.S. Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team debuts their 2017 routine during the 81st Training Group drill down March 10, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The team travels to Keesler AFB every year for five weeks to develop a new routine that they will use throughout the year. (U.S. Air Force photo/Capt. David J. Murphy)

The U.S. Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team debuts their 2017 routine during the 81st Training Group drill down March 10, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The team travels to Keesler AFB every year for five weeks to develop a new routine that they will use throughout the year. (U.S. Air Force photo/Capt. David J. Murphy)

A 48th Equipment Maintenance Squadron nondestructive inspection journeyman examines x-ray film of an F-15 Eagle component on Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, March 10, 2017. NDI Airmen are able to inspect aircraft for defects without having to deconstruct them completely, saving valuable time and money. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

A 48th Equipment Maintenance Squadron nondestructive inspection journeyman examines x-ray film of an F-15 Eagle component on Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, March 10, 2017. NDI Airmen are able to inspect aircraft for defects without having to deconstruct them completely, saving valuable time and money. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

Members of the 2nd Maintenance Squadron wait to tow a B-52 at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Feb. 28, 2017. A0049 was part of Operation Allied Force in 1999, meant to ensure an ending to all military action, violence and repression in Kosovo and a withdrawal of Serbian military, police and paramilitary forces. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Stuart Bright)

Members of the 2nd Maintenance Squadron wait to tow a B-52 at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Feb. 28, 2017. A0049 was part of Operation Allied Force in 1999, meant to ensure an ending to all military action, violence and repression in Kosovo and a withdrawal of Serbian military, police and paramilitary forces. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Stuart Bright)

Humvees depart an MC-130J Commando II during Emerald Warrior 17 at Hurlburt Field, Fla., March 6, 2017. Emerald Warrior is a U.S. Special Operations Command exercise during which joint special operations forces train to respond to various threats across the spectrum of conflict. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Cory D. Payne)
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Humvees depart an MC-130J Commando II during Emerald Warrior 17 at Hurlburt Field, Fla., March 6, 2017. Emerald Warrior is a U.S. Special Operations Command exercise during which joint special operations forces train to respond to various threats across the spectrum of conflict. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Cory D. Payne)

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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