AF Week in Photos U.S. Air Force Logo April 15, 2022 Hang in there Master Sgt. Craig Patterson, 38th Rescue Squadron Blue Team flight chief and pararescueman, crosses a waterway using a rope system during jungle warfare training in Wahiawa, Hawaii, April 1, 2022. Rope crossing ensures special warfare Airmen get to their destination effectively and efficiently. The 38th RQS trained in jungle warfare to adapt personnel rescue tactics, techniques and procedures for the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Devin Boyer) Details Download Thirsty Eagles A formation of F-15 Eagles from the Florida Air National Guard's 125th Fighter Wing fly over the coast of Wilmington, N.C., during a refueling mission, March 23, 2022. The F-15 is an all-weather, extremely maneuverable, tactical fighter designed to permit the Air Force to gain and maintain air supremacy over the battlefield. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Wesley Jones) Details Download Vaulting ahead of the competition U.S. Air Force Academy Cadet Calvin Ciganik competes in the pole vault competition during the Front Range Open at the Cadet Outdoor Track and Field Complex in Colorado Springs, Colo., April 2, 2022. (U.S. Air Force photo by Justin R. Pacheco) Details Download Heading to training Three F-16 Fighting Falcons assigned to the 114th Fighter Wing travel to the Weapons and Tactics Instructor Course 2-22 at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz., April 1, 2022. The course is a seven-week training event hosted by Marine Aviation Weapons and Tactics Squadron One, providing standardized advanced tactical training and certification of unit instructor qualifications to support Marine aviation training and readiness, and assist in developing and employing aviation weapons and tactics. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Jordan M. Hohenstein) Details Download Building partnerships Chief of Staff of the Republic of Korea Air Force Gen. Park Inho greets Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr. before a meeting at the Pentagon, Arlington, Va., April 6, 2022. Brown and Park discussed regional security and partnership between their services. (U.S. Air Force photo by Eric Dietrich) Details Download I got you Staff Sgt. Ahron Rasabi, 51st Operations Support Squadron survival, evasion, resistance and escape specialist, is hoisted up by U.S. Navy Naval Aircrewman 1st Class Joshua Armitage, Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 85 rescue swimmer, during exercise CSARTE 22-2 over the Pacific Ocean, April 8, 2022. CSARTE 22-2, which stands for Combat Search and Rescue Training Event, is a semiannual joint training event that focuses on maximizing integration and practicing personnel recovery operations, including scenarios executing safe recovery of a simulated downed aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Skyler Combs) Details Download Wings over South Texas Maj. Kristin Wolfe, F-35A Lightning II Demonstration Team pilot and commander, flies at the Wings over South Texas air show at Naval Air Station Kingsville, Texas, April 2, 2022. The F-35A Demo Team is an Air Combat Command single-ship jet demonstration team that travels to air shows across the country. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Codie Trimble) Details Download Welcome home Lt. Col. Michael Hutchins, 61st Airlift Squadron director of operations, reunites with his son at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., after returning from a deployment, April 4, 2022. Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing deployed to Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, which is known as U.S. Central Command’s Theater Gateway. Ali Al Salem AB responds to contingencies throughout the area of responsibility through tactical airlift operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Maria Umanzor Guzman) Details Download Integrated defense Airman 1st Class Angelica Guerrero, an Air Force Reserve Command defender assigned to the 446th Security Forces Squadron at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., engages opposing forces during an area security operations exercise at Camp James A. Garfield Joint Military Training Center, Ohio, March 23, 2022. The training was designed to provide Reservists with an intensely focused, hands-on experience to achieve and maintain combat readiness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Noah J. Tancer) Details Download Don’t move An Air Force Reserve Command Airman assigned to the 446th Security Forces Squadron, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., works through a live-fire training scenario at Camp James A. Garfield Joint Military Training Center, Ohio, March 20, 2022. The scenario incorporated dye-marker round engagements with opposing force members as the defenders attempted to clear the building of hostiles. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Noah J. Tancer) Details Download Flying with friends Two F-16 Fighting Falcons and two F-4 Phantom IIs from the Hellenic air force fly in formation with a U.S. Air Force B-52H Stratofortress assigned to the 69th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron at RAF Fairford, United Kingdom, April 5, 2022. The pre-planned Bomber Task Force operation was conducted with NATO partners and allies to demonstrate and strengthen a shared commitment to global security and stability. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zachary Wright) Details Download Present … Arms! More than 600 Airmen and Guardians assigned to the 321st Training Squadron graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, April 7, 2022. Col. Todd Dyer, 99th Air Base Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Trey Morgan III, 99th Air Base Wing command chief, reviewed the ceremony. (U.S. Air Force photo by Miriam Thurber) Details Download 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.