Planes over water


Local Salty Nation

AVIANO AIR BASE, Italy -- From left, Weapons Load Crew members from the 31st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Staff Sgt. Jay Forlino and Airman 1st Class Jonathan Mcinnis, prepare to load a missile on to an F-16 Viper during the Local Salty Nation exercise here July 23, 2003. The Local Salty Nation exercise is in preparation for a NATO Tactical Evaluation scheduled for spring 2004. In addition to performing everyday operations in a chemical environment, personnel must perform self-aid and buddy care, post attack and unexploded ordnance reconnaissance and setting up a contamination control areas. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Isaac G. L. Freeman)

PHOTO BY: Airman st Class Isaac G. L. Freeman
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