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President Barack Obama transits aboard Air Force One through the Kentucky Air National Guard Base in Louisville, Ky., April 2, 2015. Obama was in town to discuss job training and economic growth during a visit to Indatus, a Louisville-based technology company that focuses on cloud-based applications. (U.S. Air National Guard photo/Maj. Dale Greer)

President Barack Obama transits aboard Air Force One through the Kentucky Air National Guard Base in Louisville, Ky., April 2, 2015. Obama was in town to discuss job training and economic growth during a visit to Indatus, a Louisville-based technology company that focuses on cloud-based applications. (U.S. Air National Guard photo/Maj. Dale Greer)

Airman 1st Class Karla Montes, a 436th Dental Squadron dental assistant, performs a clean during a workout, April 2, 2015, at Camden, Del. Montes is a Team Red, White and Blue member who works out at the gym every Thursday in her Team RWB shirt. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class William Johnson)

Airman 1st Class Karla Montes, a 436th Dental Squadron dental assistant, performs a clean during a workout, April 2, 2015, at Camden, Del. Montes is a Team Red, White and Blue member who works out at the gym every Thursday in her Team RWB shirt. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class William Johnson)

A Team Malmstrom member runs past the blue station during the wingman month kickoff event color run, April 1, 2015, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont. The blue station, one of four set up around the 1.7 mile course, represented Child Abuse Prevention Month. (U.S. Air Force photo/Chris Willis)

A Team Malmstrom member runs past the blue station during the wingman month kickoff event color run, April 1, 2015, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont. The blue station, one of four set up around the 1.7 mile course, represented Child Abuse Prevention Month. (U.S. Air Force photo/Chris Willis)

Senior Airman Christopher Good replaces a headlight on a vehicle as Senior Airman James Griffin helps hold it in place during the Devil Raid Mobility Exercise competition at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., March 31, 2015. The 570th and 571st Contingency Response Groups stationed at Travis Air Force Base, Calif., are both scheduled to conduct their mobility exercise competition April 27. The Airmen are assigned to the 818 Contingency Response Group. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Gustavo Gonzalez)

Senior Airman Christopher Good replaces a headlight on a vehicle as Senior Airman James Griffin helps hold it in place during the Devil Raid Mobility Exercise competition at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., March 31, 2015. The 570th and 571st Contingency Response Groups stationed at Travis Air Force Base, Calif., are both scheduled to conduct their mobility exercise competition April 27. The Airmen are assigned to the 818 Contingency Response Group. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Gustavo Gonzalez)

A B-52H Stratofortress from Barksdale Air Force Base, La., breaks away after receiving fuel from a New Hampshire Air National Guard KC-135R Stratotanker April 2, 2015, near the eastern coast of Canada.  The B-52H was returning home after supporting a U.S. Strategic Command-directed mission to the Arctic and North Sea regions called Polar Growl. (Air National Guard photo/Airman Ashlyn J. Correia)

A B-52H Stratofortress from Barksdale Air Force Base, La., breaks away after receiving fuel from a New Hampshire Air National Guard KC-135R Stratotanker April 2, 2015, near the eastern coast of Canada. The B-52H was returning home after supporting a U.S. Strategic Command-directed mission to the Arctic and North Sea regions called Polar Growl. (Air National Guard photo/Airman Ashlyn J. Correia)

Airman 1st Class Luke Locken fits Jeremiah Seaberry with flight gear during a 4th Fighter Wing Pilot for a Day event, April 3, 2015, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C. PFAD organizers chose the call sign “Swoosh” for Seaberry as an allusion to his admiration for his favorite basketball player, Lebron James. Loken is a 4th Operations Support Squadron aircrew flight equipment technician. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Ashley J. Thum)

Airman 1st Class Luke Locken fits Jeremiah Seaberry with flight gear during a 4th Fighter Wing Pilot for a Day event, April 3, 2015, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C. PFAD organizers chose the call sign “Swoosh” for Seaberry as an allusion to his admiration for his favorite basketball player, Lebron James. Loken is a 4th Operations Support Squadron aircrew flight equipment technician. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Ashley J. Thum)

Leaving a trail of dust in its wake, an MC-130J Commando II takes off April 2, 2015, at Melrose Air Force Range, N.M. The aircraft’s crew demonstrated its capability to take off, land and perform airdrops in remote areas during a joint exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Shelby Kay-Fantozzi)

Leaving a trail of dust in its wake, an MC-130J Commando II takes off April 2, 2015, at Melrose Air Force Range, N.M. The aircraft’s crew demonstrated its capability to take off, land and perform airdrops in remote areas during a joint exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Shelby Kay-Fantozzi)

Staff Sgt. Olin Smith and Airman 1st Class Ryan Burtis transition a loading extension to transport and raise inert munitions during a load competition April 6, 2015, at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M. Crews worked diligently to showcase their skills to both Col. Ben Maitre, the 27th Special Operations Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Randy Scanlan, the 27th SOW command chief, a prior weapons troop himself, who were among the distinguished spectators and evaluators present during the competition. The Airmen are assigned to the 27th Special Operations Maintenance Squadron AC-130 armament shop. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Alex Mercer)

Staff Sgt. Olin Smith and Airman 1st Class Ryan Burtis transition a loading extension to transport and raise inert munitions during a load competition April 6, 2015, at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M. Crews worked diligently to showcase their skills to both Col. Ben Maitre, the 27th Special Operations Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Randy Scanlan, the 27th SOW command chief, a prior weapons troop himself, who were among the distinguished spectators and evaluators present during the competition. The Airmen are assigned to the 27th Special Operations Maintenance Squadron AC-130 armament shop. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Alex Mercer)

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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