Air Force Photos

122nd Airmen kickoff Operation Guardian Blitz
A pilot from the 163rd Fighter Squadron, left, and Staff Sgt. Michael Gresley, 122nd Aircraft Maintenance crew chief, 122nd Fighter Wing, Fort Wayne, Ind., climb to the cockpit of an A-10C “Warthog” aircraft during Operation Guardian Blitz, Jan. 23, 2018, at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla. Both crew chief and pilot perform inspections prior to takeoff to ensure success of the mission. The 122nd Fighter Wing and the 163rd Fighter Squadron constantly train to ensure our members are always prepared to defend the nation. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. William Hopper)