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Exercise Tonnerre Lightning exhibits trust, teamwork, training

An F-16 Fighting Falcon prepares to receive fuel from a KC-135 Stratotanker over the Mediterranean Sea during exercise Tonnerre Lighting Nov. 9, 2016. Tonnerre Lightning is a trilateral exercise with France and the United Kingdom which focused on refining communication procedures while building interoperability capabilities and readiness to conduct combined air operations. The F-16 is assigned to the assigned to the 31st Fighter Wing at Aviano Air Base, Italy, and the KC-135 is assigned to the 100th Air Refueling Wing at Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Micaiah Anthony)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Micaiah Anthony
VIRIN: 161109-F-DM566-141.JPG
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