Air Force Photos

Ninth AF certifies as JTF-capable HQ with joint, coalition partners
Airmen with the 5th Combat Communications Group from Robins Air Force Base, Ga., set up the forward headquarters, or “tent city,” in preparation for Mission Readiness Exercise 19-2 at Shaw AFB, S.C., Nov. 26, 2018. The exercise was an initial operational capability certification event designed to demonstrate Ninth Air Force’s ability to effectively plan, prepare, execute and assess Combined Joint Task Force operations at the operational level of war as tasked by the Air Force chief of staff. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Amanda Dick)