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Members of the 736th Security Forces Squadron board an MH-60 Sierra, assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 25, July 3, 2015, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. HSC-25 provides vital airlift support to the 736th SFS, assisting with their quarterly static line parachute operations. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Katrina M. Brisbin)

Members of the 736th Security Forces Squadron board an MH-60 Sierra, assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 25, July 3, 2015, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. HSC-25 provides vital airlift support to the 736th SFS, assisting with their quarterly static line parachute operations. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Katrina M. Brisbin)

Fireworks explode behind a C-130 Hercules during Celebrate America, July 2, 2015, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. Celebrate America is an annual event that provides military members and their families the opportunity to enjoy games, food and bands before culminating in a fireworks display to celebrate Independence Day. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Delano Scott)

Fireworks explode behind a C-130 Hercules during Celebrate America, July 2, 2015, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. Celebrate America is an annual event that provides military members and their families the opportunity to enjoy games, food and bands before culminating in a fireworks display to celebrate Independence Day. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Delano Scott)

Staff Sgt. Michael Rickman, an 823rd Expeditionary RED HORSE Squadron pavements and construction equipment operator, removes a pickup pump to clean it at a well site June 29, 2015, in Honduras. The well is one of multiple projects taking place in Honduras as part of New Horizons, an annual humanitarian assistance exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo/Capt. David J. Murphy)

Staff Sgt. Michael Rickman, an 823rd Expeditionary RED HORSE Squadron pavements and construction equipment operator, removes a pickup pump to clean it at a well site June 29, 2015, in Honduras. The well is one of multiple projects taking place in Honduras as part of New Horizons, an annual humanitarian assistance exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo/Capt. David J. Murphy)

C-17 Globemaster IIIs assigned to the 437th Airlift Wing await training missions at Joint Base Charleston, S.C., June 30, 2015. Training flights are vital to the operational success of Air Force personnel because they help develop the necessary skills for combat and humanitarian missions. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Barry Loo)

C-17 Globemaster IIIs assigned to the 437th Airlift Wing await training missions at Joint Base Charleston, S.C., June 30, 2015. Training flights are vital to the operational success of Air Force personnel because they help develop the necessary skills for combat and humanitarian missions. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Barry Loo)

An Airman from the 321st Special Tactics Squadron fires simulated rounds from his weapon while participating in an exercise June 25, 2015, at RAF Sculthorpe in Norfolk, England. The 321st STS regularly train on how to infiltrate a potentially hostile area using the Fast Rope Insertion Extraction System. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Victoria H. Taylor)

An Airman from the 321st Special Tactics Squadron fires simulated rounds from his weapon while participating in an exercise June 25, 2015, at RAF Sculthorpe in Norfolk, England. The 321st STS regularly train on how to infiltrate a potentially hostile area using the Fast Rope Insertion Extraction System. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Victoria H. Taylor)

Capt. Ross Farling, a C-130 Hercules pilot from the 123rd Airlift Wing, hugs his daughters during a homecoming ceremony at the Kentucky Air National Guard Base in Louisville, Ky., July 4, 2015. Farling was among 39 guardsmen who returned from a deployment to the Persian Gulf region, where they supported Operation Freedom's Sentinel. (U.S. Air National Guard photo/Maj. Dale Greer)

Capt. Ross Farling, a C-130 Hercules pilot from the 123rd Airlift Wing, hugs his daughters during a homecoming ceremony at the Kentucky Air National Guard Base in Louisville, Ky., July 4, 2015. Farling was among 39 guardsmen who returned from a deployment to the Persian Gulf region, where they supported Operation Freedom's Sentinel. (U.S. Air National Guard photo/Maj. Dale Greer)

The U.S. Air Force Honor Guard performs at Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif., July 2, 2015. During the Fourth of July weekend each year, Disneyland invites military units to the park for special performances -- a tradition started by Walt Disney on opening day. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Nichelle Anderson)

The U.S. Air Force Honor Guard performs at Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif., July 2, 2015. During the Fourth of July weekend each year, Disneyland invites military units to the park for special performances -- a tradition started by Walt Disney on opening day. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Nichelle Anderson)

Two F-15E Strike Eagles from Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, fly alongside the wing of a KC-135 Stratotanker from Fairchild Air Force Base, Wash., during a refueling mission June 25, 2015, over the Inland Northwest.  During the mission some of the F-15E Strike Eagles were flown by Republic of Singapore air force pilots in training, as well as American pilots. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Veronica Montes)

Two F-15E Strike Eagles from Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, fly alongside the wing of a KC-135 Stratotanker from Fairchild Air Force Base, Wash., during a refueling mission June 25, 2015, over the Inland Northwest. During the mission some of the F-15E Strike Eagles were flown by Republic of Singapore air force pilots in training, as well as American pilots. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Veronica Montes)

Aungelic Nelson, a 31st Fighter Wing historian, adjusts a tape on a microfiche tape reader, July 7, 2015, at Aviano Air Base, Italy. Historians collect, archive and access documented work, such as old maps, policy letters and morale items for referential use. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Austin Harvill)

Aungelic Nelson, a 31st Fighter Wing historian, adjusts a tape on a microfiche tape reader, July 7, 2015, at Aviano Air Base, Italy. Historians collect, archive and access documented work, such as old maps, policy letters and morale items for referential use. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Austin Harvill)

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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