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DEFENDER-Europe 21
U.S. Army Soldiers from the 82nd Airborne Division and Royal Army soldiers from 2nd Battalion, Parachute Regiment board a C-17 Globemaster III at Pope Army Airfield, N.C., on their way to exercise Defender-Europe 21, May 7, 2021. The U.S. Army-led exercise is designed to build readiness and interoperability between the U.S., NATO allies and partner militaries. The exercise involving more than 30,000 multinational forces from 26 nations will conduct nearly simultaneous operations across more than 30 training areas in 14 countries. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher S. Muncy)

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Photo by: Staff Sgt. Christopher Muncy |  VIRIN: 210507-F-SV144-9095.JPG