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Members of the 334th Training Squadron combat controllers and the 335th Training Squadron special operations weather team prepare to enter the triangle pool as they participate in a memorial physical training session Sept. 26, 2014, at Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The session included a ruck march along the Ocean Springs Beach and over the Biloxi-Ocean Springs Bridge. The PT event was in memory of combat controllers Senior Airman Mark Forester, who was killed in action Sept. 29, 2010, and Senior Airman Daniel Sanchez, who was KIA Sept. 16, 2010. (U.S. Air Force photo/Kemberly Groue)

Members of the 334th Training Squadron combat controllers and the 335th Training Squadron special operations weather team prepare to enter the triangle pool as they participate in a memorial physical training session Sept. 26, 2014, at Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The session included a ruck march along the Ocean Springs Beach and over the Biloxi-Ocean Springs Bridge. The PT event was in memory of combat controllers Senior Airman Mark Forester, who was killed in action Sept. 29, 2010, and Senior Airman Daniel Sanchez, who was KIA Sept. 16, 2010. (U.S. Air Force photo/Kemberly Groue)

An F-22 Raptor demonstrates its maneuverability during the Wings Over the Pacific air show Sept. 28, 2014, at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii. The Raptor’s sophisticated aero design, advanced flight controls, thrust vectoring, and high thrust-to-weight ratio provide the capability to outmaneuver all current and projected aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo/Capt. Raymond Geoffroy)

An F-22 Raptor demonstrates its maneuverability during the Wings Over the Pacific air show Sept. 28, 2014, at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii. The Raptor’s sophisticated aero design, advanced flight controls, thrust vectoring, and high thrust-to-weight ratio provide the capability to outmaneuver all current and projected aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo/Capt. Raymond Geoffroy)

Senior Airman Clayton Angeloff opens a window on the structural burn tower Sept. 26, 2014, at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C. Angeloff opened the window for proper ventilation and visibility during a live-fire training exercise that consisted of several no-notice scenarios needing to be extinguished. Angeloff is a firefighter with the 20th Civil Engineer Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jensen Stidham)

Senior Airman Clayton Angeloff opens a window on the structural burn tower Sept. 26, 2014, at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C. Angeloff opened the window for proper ventilation and visibility during a live-fire training exercise that consisted of several no-notice scenarios. Angeloff is a firefighter with the 20th Civil Engineer Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jensen Stidham)

Service members salute the American flag during a retreat ceremony Oct. 2, 2014, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. The four military members represented each branch of the U.S. military and assembled to show solidarity. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Harry Brexel)

Service members salute the American flag during a retreat ceremony Oct. 2, 2014, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. The four military members represented each branch of the U.S. military and assembled to show solidarity. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Harry Brexel)

A 182nd Airlift Wing C-130 Hercules rests on the flightline at sunrise Oct. 8, 2014, in Peoria, Ill. The Illinois Air National Guard unit has been flying C-130s since 1995. (U.S. Air National Guard photo/Staff Sgt. Lealan Buehrer)

A 182nd Airlift Wing C-130 Hercules rests on the flightline at sunrise Oct. 8, 2014, in Peoria, Ill. The Illinois Air National Guard unit has been flying C-130s since 1995. (U.S. Air National Guard photo/Staff Sgt. Lealan Buehrer)

Military working dog Johny crouches down while running through a swinging pipe Sept. 15, 2014, at the 436th Security Forces Squadron's obedience course on Dover Air Force Base, Del. Johny is looking down as he approaches the end of the pipe and prepares to exit. (U.S. Air Force photo/Greg L. Davis)

Military working dog Johny crouches down while running through a swinging pipe Sept. 15, 2014, at the 436th Security Forces Squadron's obedience course on Dover Air Force Base, Del. Johny is looking down as he approaches the end of the pipe and prepares to exit. (U.S. Air Force photo/Greg L. Davis)

An F-16 Fighting Falcon takes off Sept. 25, 2014, during Distant Frontier at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. The F-16 is assigned to the 18th Aggressor Squadron. Aggressor pilots are trained to act as opposing forces in Red Flag-Alaska, to prepare U.S. and allied forces for real-world aerial combat. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Jim Araos)

An F-16 Fighting Falcon takes off Sept. 25, 2014, during Distant Frontier at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. The F-16 is assigned to the 18th Aggressor Squadron. Aggressor pilots are trained to act as opposing forces in Red Flag-Alaska, to prepare U.S. and allied forces for real-world aerial combat. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Jim Araos)

Capt. Kyle Yates provides cover during the tactics event of the Global Strike Challenge competition Sept. 24, 2014, on Camp Guernsey, Wyo. The security forces portion of the challenge was split into three different events; tactics, weapons firing, and the mental and physical challenge. Yates was the 91st Security Forces Group Global Strike Challenge team leader. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Brittany Y. Bateman)

Capt. Kyle Yates provides cover during the tactics event of the Global Strike Challenge competition Sept. 24, 2014, on Camp Guernsey, Wyo. The security forces portion of the challenge was split into three different events; tactics, weapons firing, and the mental and physical challenge. Yates was the 91st Security Forces Group Global Strike Challenge team leader. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Brittany Y. Bateman)

An F-15E Strike Eagle receives fuel from a KC-135 Stratotanker Sept. 23, 2014, over northern Iraq after conducting airstrikes in Syria. These aircraft were part of a large coalition strike package that was the first to strike Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant targets in Syria. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Matthew Bruch)

An F-15E Strike Eagle receives fuel from a KC-135 Stratotanker Sept. 23, 2014, over northern Iraq after conducting airstrikes in Syria. These aircraft were part of a large coalition strike package that was the first to strike Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant targets in Syria. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Matthew Bruch)

A C-130 Hercules flies over Saylor Creek Bombing Range spraying herbicide to control the cheat grass in the area Sept. 17, 2014, at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho. Cheat grass has become a hazard in the area by destroying the native vegetation and increasing the likelihood of fires spreading rapidly. The 910th Airlift Wing, based at Youngstown Air Reserve Station, Ohio, is home to the Defense Department’s only large-area, fixed-wing aerial spray capability. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Rachel Kocin)
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A C-130 Hercules flies over Saylor Creek Bombing Range spraying herbicide to control the cheat grass in the area Sept. 17, 2014, at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho. Cheat grass has become a hazard in the area by destroying the native vegetation and increasing the likelihood of fires spreading rapidly. The 910th Airlift Wing, based at Youngstown Air Reserve Station, Ohio, is home to the Defense Department’s only large-area, fixed-wing aerial spray capability. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Rachel Kocin)

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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