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An F-16 Fighting Falcon sits on the ramp at Toledo Air National Guard Base, Ohio, prior to a morning sortie Oct. 4, 2016. Routine training missions allow the 180th Fighter Wing to remain an agile responder in times of crisis, contingency and conflict. (U.S. Air National Guard photo/Senior Airman Hannah Ortloff)

An F-16 Fighting Falcon sits on the ramp at Toledo Air National Guard Base, Ohio, prior to a morning sortie Oct. 4, 2016. Routine training missions allow the 180th Fighter Wing to remain an agile responder in times of crisis, contingency and conflict. (U.S. Air National Guard photo/Senior Airman Hannah Ortloff)

Cargo is prepared Oct. 11, 2016, on the flightline at Fort Campbell, Ky. Joint Base Charleston C-17's evacuated to Fort Campbell so they can continue their mission of rapid global mobility during Hurricane Matthew. Due to Hurricane Matthew, a Limited Evacuation Order of South Carolina Hurricane Evacuation Zones has been issued by the Commander, Joint Base Charleston. All Joint Base personnel are expected to evacuate the area and will return once damage has been assessed and it's safe to return. (U.S Air Force photo by Senior Airman Clayton Cupit)

Cargo is prepared Oct. 11, 2016, on the flightline at Fort Campbell, Ky. Joint Base Charleston C-17's evacuated to Fort Campbell so they can continue their mission of rapid global mobility during Hurricane Matthew. Due to Hurricane Matthew, a Limited Evacuation Order of South Carolina Hurricane Evacuation Zones has been issued by the Commander, Joint Base Charleston. All Joint Base personnel are expected to evacuate the area and will return once damage has been assessed and it's safe to return. (U.S Air Force photo by Senior Airman Clayton Cupit)

A C-17 Globemaster III sits on the flightline at Joint Base Charleston, S.C., Oct. 5, 2016. Joint Base Charleston C-17s evacuated to Fort Campbell, Ky., so they could continue their mission of rapid global mobility during Hurricane Matthew. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Corey Hook)

A C-17 Globemaster III sits on the flightline at Joint Base Charleston, S.C., Oct. 5, 2016. Joint Base Charleston C-17s evacuated to Fort Campbell, Ky., so they could continue their mission of rapid global mobility during Hurricane Matthew. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Corey Hook)

Firefighters safely place charged lines during training at Vance Air Force Base, Okla., Oct. 12, 2016. Vance AFB Fire Department personnel conducted training events and visited shops across the base to talk about fire prevention and safe practices as part of Fire Prevention Week. (U.S. Air Force photo/David Poe)

Firefighters safely place charged lines during training at Vance Air Force Base, Okla., Oct. 12, 2016. Vance AFB Fire Department personnel conducted training events and visited shops across the base to talk about fire prevention and safe practices as part of Fire Prevention Week. (U.S. Air Force photo/David Poe)

Oklahoma Air National Guard Airmen from the 138th Maintenance Squadron perform routine maintenance on an F-16 Fighting Falcon Oct. 6, 2016, in Tulsa, Okla. (U.S. Air National Guard photo/Tech. Sgt. Drew A. Egnoske)

Oklahoma Air National Guard Airmen from the 138th Maintenance Squadron perform routine maintenance on an F-16 Fighting Falcon Oct. 6, 2016, in Tulsa, Okla. (U.S. Air National Guard photo/Tech. Sgt. Drew A. Egnoske)

Col. Chuck Henderson, the 621st Contingency Response Wing commander, takes a photo of Airmen in a C-17 Globemaster III before they depart to support humanitarian relief efforts in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Oct. 6, 2016. The Airmen were supporting the government of Haiti's request for humanitarian assistance. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Gustavo Gonzalez)

Col. Chuck Henderson, the 621st Contingency Response Wing commander, takes a photo of Airmen in a C-17 Globemaster III before they depart to support humanitarian relief efforts in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Oct. 6, 2016. The Airmen were supporting the government of Haiti's request for humanitarian assistance. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Gustavo Gonzalez)

The Shockwave Jet Truck fires up its 12,000 horsepower jet engine on the flightline during the Thunder Over Georgia Air Show on Robins Air Force Base, Ga., Oct. 1, 2016. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Stephen D. Schester)

The Shockwave Jet Truck fires up its 12,000 horsepower jet engine on the flightline during the Thunder Over Georgia Air Show on Robins Air Force Base, Ga., Oct. 1, 2016. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Stephen D. Schester)

U.S. Marines assigned to the Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force - Southern Command perform maintenance on a CH-53E super stallion helicopter after a disaster relief mission at Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Oct. 12, 2016. The unit is launching multiple missions each day, delivering supplies to areas affected by Hurricane Matthew. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Tech. Sgt. Russ Scalf)

U.S. Marines assigned to the Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force - Southern Command perform maintenance on a CH-53E super stallion helicopter after a disaster relief mission at Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Oct. 12, 2016. The unit is launching multiple missions each day, delivering supplies to areas affected by Hurricane Matthew. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Tech. Sgt. Russ Scalf)

Four F-15E Strike Eagles from the 334th Fighter Squadron prepare to take off as a precautionary measure to avoid severe weather associated with Hurricane Matthew Oct. 6, 2016, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C. More than 40 F-15Es and six KC-135R Stratotankers were temporarily repositioned to Barksdale AFB, La., during the storm. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman Shawna L. Keyes)

Four F-15E Strike Eagles from the 334th Fighter Squadron prepare to take off as a precautionary measure to avoid severe weather associated with Hurricane Matthew Oct. 6, 2016, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C. More than 40 F-15Es and six KC-135R Stratotankers were temporarily repositioned to Barksdale AFB, La., during the storm. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman Shawna L. Keyes)

Senior Airman Hannah Byers, a 32nd Air Refueling Squadron crew chief, marshals a K Loader into position Oct. 6, 2016, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C. A KC-10A Extender from Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., helped move essential equipment as more than 40 F-15E Strike Eagles and six KC-135R Stratotankers were repositioned to Barksdale AFB, La., as a precautionary measure to avoid potential damage from high winds associated with Hurricane Matthew. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Brittain Crolley)
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Senior Airman Hannah Byers, a 32nd Air Refueling Squadron crew chief, marshals a K Loader into position Oct. 6, 2016, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C. A KC-10A Extender from Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., helped move essential equipment as more than 40 F-15E Strike Eagles and six KC-135R Stratotankers were repositioned to Barksdale AFB, La., as a precautionary measure to avoid potential damage from high winds associated with Hurricane Matthew. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Brittain Crolley)

An F-22 Raptor from Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., sits on the ramp at Rickenbacker International Airport, Ohio, Oct. 7, 2016. The aircraft sheltered at the airport during Hurricane Matthew. (U.S. Air National Guard photo/Senior Master Sgt. Ralph Branson)
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An F-22 Raptor from Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., sits on the ramp at Rickenbacker International Airport, Ohio, Oct. 7, 2016. The aircraft sheltered at the airport during Hurricane Matthew. (U.S. Air National Guard photo/Senior Master Sgt. Ralph Branson)

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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