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US Air Force STAFF Sergeant Thomas A. Schell (Left), 31st Communications Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, and US Army Sergeant Lyle G. Sloan (Right), 509th Signal Battalion, Camp Darby, Vicenza, Italy, put the petals of a communications dish in place during VENETO RESCUE, on May 31st, 2000

US Air Force STAFF Sergeant Thomas A. Schell (Left), 31st Communicatio...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: VENETO RESCUE Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Rel... more

Closest to the camera, US Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Brian Coleman, A Satellite Communications Journeyman and USAF 2nd Lieutenant David J. Wheelock, Communications and Information Systems Officer download tents during Exercise RESCUE VENETO. A USAF M923A1 Cargo (6X6) 5 ton truck is seen

Closest to the camera, US Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Brian Coleman, A Sat...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: RESCUE VENETO Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Rel... more

US Air Force STAFF Sergeant Ricky Anderson (Right), 31st Communications Squadron, Video Documentation Journeyman, Aviano Air Base, Italy, documents the assembly of a communications dish during VENETO RESCUE on May 31st, 2000

US Air Force STAFF Sergeant Ricky Anderson (Right), 31st Communication...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: VENETO RESCUE Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Rel... more

US Air Force MASTER Sergeant Russell E. Wright (Foreground), a Radar Maintenance Craftsman of the 31st Communications Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, pulls the camouflage netting used to hide the radar site, over the communications tent on the first day of set-up during Exercise RESCUE VENETO

US Air Force MASTER Sergeant Russell E. Wright (Foreground), a Radar M...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: RESCUE VENETO Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Rel... more

US Air Force AIRMAN First Class Rachel J. Shields (Foreground), a Satellite Communications Apprentice and STAFF Sergeant Thomas A. Schell, a Satellite wideband Communications Journeyman both with the 31st Communications Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, perform an operational check on equipment in the SATCOM (Satellite Communications) van during Exercise RESCUE VENETO

US Air Force AIRMAN First Class Rachel J. Shields (Foreground), a Sate...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: RESCUE VENETO Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Rel... more

US Army Private First Class Janie L. Jones, a Satelite Communications Technician for the 509th Signal Batallion, Camp Darby, Italy, lowers the lower stability supports on the chassis of a communications dish in preparation of it's set-up for excersise VENETO RESCUE

US Army Private First Class Janie L. Jones, a Satelite Communications ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: VENETO RESCUE Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Rel... more

US Air Force AIRMAN First Class Rachel J. Shields, a Satellite Communications Apprentice of the 31st Communications Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, tightens the bolts holding the petals of a communications dish during VENETO RESCUE, on May 31st, 2000

US Air Force AIRMAN First Class Rachel J. Shields, a Satellite Communi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: VENETO RESCUE Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Rel... more

Closest to the camera, US Air Force 2nd Lieutenant David J. Wheelock, a Communications Information Systems Officer and SENIOR AIRMAN Brian Coleman, A Satellite Communications Journeyman download tents during Exercise RESCUE VENETO

Closest to the camera, US Air Force 2nd Lieutenant David J. Wheelock, ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: RESCUE VENETO Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Rel... more

US Air Force STAFF Sergeant Thomas A. Schell, a Satellite Wideband Communications Journeyman for the 31st Communications Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, rotates and locks the petal supports of a communications dish into place, during VENETO RESCUE on May 31st, 2000

US Air Force STAFF Sergeant Thomas A. Schell, a Satellite Wideband Com...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: VENETO RESCUE Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Rel... more

Italian Air Force Lieutenant Nanni Adrea (Pointing at map), briefs the two crews of the Italian CSAR( Combat Search And Rescue) crews that are simulating extraction of NEO (Non-combatant Evacuation Operation) evacuees during Exercise VENETO RESCUE on June 6th, 2000

Italian Air Force Lieutenant Nanni Adrea (Pointing at map), briefs the...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: VENETO RESCUE Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Rel... more

An Italian Air Force H-3, from 15th Squadron, Rimini, takes off from Aviano Air Base, Italy, supporting Exercise VENETO RESCUE on June 6th 2000

An Italian Air Force H-3, from 15th Squadron, Rimini, takes off from A...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: VENETO RESCUE Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Rel... more

An Italian H-3, of the 15th Squadron, from Rimini, performs Combat Search And Resue or CSAR. The helicopter flares out as it prepares to pick up survivors during Exercise VENETO RESCUE June 6th, 2000

An Italian H-3, of the 15th Squadron, from Rimini, performs Combat Sea...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: VENETO RESCUE Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Rel... more

A US Air Force C-130 Hercules transport plane of the 86th Air Wing, Ramstein Air Base, Germany, starts it's turn on the runway, in preparation for take-off, in support of Exercise VENETO RESCUE. The C-130's dropped over 300 troops and multiple heavy vehicles (Troops & equipment not shown) during the drop portion of the exercise

A US Air Force C-130 Hercules transport plane of the 86th Air Wing, Ra...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: VENETO RESCUE Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Rel... more

A US Air Force C-130 Hercules transport plane of the 86th Air Wing, Ramstein Air Base, Germany, starts it's turn on the runway, in preparation for take-off, in support of Exercise VENETO RESCUE. The C-130's dropped over 300 troops and multiple heavy vehicles (Troops & equipment not shown) during the drop portion of the exercise

A US Air Force C-130 Hercules transport plane of the 86th Air Wing, Ra...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: VENETO RESCUE Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Rel... more

Frecce Tricolore, the Italian Air Force Aerobatic Team, does another low pass at the LaComina Airshow, Pordenone, Italy, on June 11th, 2000

Frecce Tricolore, the Italian Air Force Aerobatic Team, does another l...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Lacomina Airport Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

The solo pilot from the United States Air Force Thunderbirds does a fly-by for the crowd at LaComina Airport in Pordenone, Italy. The Thunderbirds stopped at Aviano Air Base, Italy, as part of their European tour

The solo pilot from the United States Air Force Thunderbirds does a fl...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Lacomina Airport Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

Frecce Tricolore, the Italian Air Force Aerobatic Team, does another low pass at the LaComina Airshow, Pordenone, Italy, on June 11th, 2000

Frecce Tricolore, the Italian Air Force Aerobatic Team, does another l...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Lacomina Airport Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

A. Kvochur, a show pilot for the Sukhoi Aircraft Manufacturer performs for the crowd in a Russian made Sukhoi Su-33 Flanker, during the LaComina Airshow held on June 11th, 2000, in Pordenone, Italy

A. Kvochur, a show pilot for the Sukhoi Aircraft Manufacturer performs...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Lacomina Airport Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

Frecce Tricolore, The Italian National Aerobatic Team, does a low pass over the crowd, during the LaComina Airshow held on June 11th, 2000, at Lacomina Airport, Pordenone, Italy

Frecce Tricolore, The Italian National Aerobatic Team, does a low pass...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Lacomina Airport Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

A member of the Swiss "Breitling Aerobatic Team", performs a knife-edge pass in front of the crowd at LaComina Aeroporto , Pordenone, Italy, in a Sukhoi SU-31, which is built specifically for aerobatic competition

A member of the Swiss "Breitling Aerobatic Team", performs a knife-edg...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Lacomina Airport Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

Frecce Tricolore, the Italian Air Force Aerobatic Team, does another low pass at the LaComina Airshow, Pordenone, Italy, on June 11th, 2000

Frecce Tricolore, the Italian Air Force Aerobatic Team, does another l...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Lacomina Airport Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

The United States Air Force Thunderbirds do a DIAMOND fly-by for the crowd at LaComina Airport in Pordenone, Italy. The Thunderbirds stopped at Aviano Air Base, Italy, as part of their European tour

The United States Air Force Thunderbirds do a DIAMOND fly-by for the c...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Lacomina Airport Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

Frecce Tricolore, The Italian National Aerobatic Team, does a low pass over the crowd, during the LaComina Airshow held on June 11th, 2000, at Lacomina Airport, Pordenone, Italy

Frecce Tricolore, The Italian National Aerobatic Team, does a low pass...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Lacomina Airport Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

A member of the Swiss "Breitling Aerobatic Team", performs a knife-edge pass in front of the crowd at LaComina Aeroporto , Pordenone, Italy, in a Sukhoi SU-31, which is built specifically for aerobatic competition

A member of the Swiss "Breitling Aerobatic Team", performs a knife-edg...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Lacomina Airport Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

A pair of Yaklovev-52 Trainers performer , during the LaComina Airshow held on June 11th, 2000, at the LaComina Airport, Pordenone, Italy

A pair of Yaklovev-52 Trainers performer , during the LaComina Airshow...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Lacomina Airport Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

Members of the Czech Republic Acrobatic Team, "The Zlin Devils," flying Zlin 50's, perform a barrel roll with one of the team members flying inverted over the other at LaComina Aeroporto in Prdenone, on June 11th, 2000

Members of the Czech Republic Acrobatic Team, "The Zlin Devils," flyin...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Lacomina Airport Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

A. Kvochur, a show pilot for the Sukhoi Aircraft Manufacturer performs for the crowd in a Russian made Sukhoi Su-33 Flanker, during the LaComina Airshow held on June 11th, 2000, in Pordenone, Italy

A. Kvochur, a show pilot for the Sukhoi Aircraft Manufacturer performs...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Lacomina Airport Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

Gina Caudill, A Raytheon Engine Technician contracted by the Air Force, performs an NDI (Non Destructive Inspection) on the titanium blades from the F110-GE-100 engine of the F-16 Viper. Gina is applying a flourescent coating that will show small cracks and flaws under a black light source. This took place at Avinao Air Base, Italy, on August 3rd 2000

Gina Caudill, A Raytheon Engine Technician contracted by the Air Force...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

US Air Force AIRMAN First Class Tony Ingram, of the 31st Maintenance Squadron, 31st Fighter Wing, Aviano Air Base, Italy, removes holding bolts on an F110-GE-100 engine during scheduled maintenance on Aviano AB, ITA, August 3rd, 2000

US Air Force AIRMAN First Class Tony Ingram, of the 31st Maintenance S...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

US Air Force STAFF Sergeant Shon Wagner, a Jet Engine Mechanic Craftsman of the 654th Combat Logistics Support Squadron, Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma, inspects the blades recently removed from an F110-GE-100 engine at Aviano Air Base, Italy, on August 3rd, 2000

US Air Force STAFF Sergeant Shon Wagner, a Jet Engine Mechanic Craftsm...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

US Air Force AIRMAN First Class Curtiss Gladden (Left) and STAFF Sergeant Angel Bradshaw of the 31st Maintenance Squadron, 31 Fighter Wing, Aviano Air Base, Italy, replace the outer-flap on a F110-GE-100 engine at Aviano Air Base, ITA, on August 3rd, 2000

US Air Force AIRMAN First Class Curtiss Gladden (Left) and STAFF Serge...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

Italian CHIEF MASTER Sergeant A. Thodas, Aircraft Technician with the 114th Composite Group, 331st Tactical Fighter Wing, Hellinic Air Force, Greece, performs a post-flight inspection of the main landing gear of an Mirage 2000 Fighter. The Hellinic unit is at Aviano Air Base, Italy, to train with the 510th Fighter Squadron. The Mirages provide valuable dissimilar training allowing 510th Fighter pilots the opportunity to train against other types of aircraft

Italian CHIEF MASTER Sergeant A. Thodas, Aircraft Technician with the ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

Italian CHIEF MASTER Sergeant George Mandas, an Aircraft Engine Technician with the Hellinic Air Force, 114th Composite Group, 331st Tactical Fighter Wing, Greece, performs a post-flight diagnostics on the engine of a Mirage 2000 Fighter. The Hellinic unit is at Aviano Air Base, Italy, to train with the 510th Fighter Squadron. The Mirages provide valuable dissimilar training allowing 510th Fighter pilots the opportunity to train against other types of aircraft

Italian CHIEF MASTER Sergeant George Mandas, an Aircraft Engine Techni...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

Italian CHIEF MASTER Segeant A. Thodas, an Aircraft Technician with the 114th Composite Group, 331st Tactical Fighter Wing, Hellenic Air Force, Greece, finishes a post-flight check of a Mirage 2000 Fighter. The Hellenic unit is at Aviano Air Base, Italy, to train with the 510th Fighter Squadron. The Mirages provide valuable dissimilar training allowing 510th Fighter pilots the opportunity to train against other types of aircraft

Italian CHIEF MASTER Segeant A. Thodas, an Aircraft Technician with th...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

Italian CHIEF MASTER Sergeant Michael Gizinos, Aircraft Technician from the 114th Composite Group, 331st Tactical Fighter Wing, Hellinic Air Force, performs a post-flight inspection of the main landing gear of an Mirage 2000 Fighter. The Hellinic unit is at Aviano Air Base to train with the 510th Fighter Squadron. The Mirages provide valuable dissimilar training allowing 510th Fighter pilots the opportunity to train against other aircraft

Italian CHIEF MASTER Sergeant Michael Gizinos, Aircraft Technician fro...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

Medium long shot, right front view, a Mirage 2000EG of the Hellenic (Greece) Air Force, 114th Composite Group, 331st Tactical Fighter Wing, on flight line, hangars in background. In foreground STAFF Sergeant John Papadopoulos an aircraft mechanic, Hellenic Air Force is signaling. The Hellenic unit is at Aviano Air Base, Italy to train with the United States Air Force 510th Fighter Squadron. The Mirages provide valuable dissimilar training allowing 510th fighter pilots to operate against other types of aircraft, 16 August 2000. (Duplicate image, see also DF-SD-01-06166 or search 000816-F-4728F-002)

Medium long shot, right front view, a Mirage 2000EG of the Hellenic (G...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

Straight on medium shot as Hellenic (Greek) Air Force, 114th Composite Group, 331st Tactical Fighter Wing, Greece, Captain Stefanos Ampouleris straps into his Mirage 2000 Fighter. The Hellenic unit is at Aviano Air Base, to train with the 510th Fighter Squadron. The Mirages provide valuable dissimilar training allowing 510th Fighter pilots the opportunity to train against other types of aircraft. (Duplicate image, see also DF-SD-01-06168 or search 000816-F-4728F-004)

Straight on medium shot as Hellenic (Greek) Air Force, 114th Composite...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Major Command Shown: USAFE Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release St... more

Captain Stefanos Ampouleris, Hellinic Air Force, 114th Composite Group, 331st Tactical Fighter Wing, Greece, in his Mirage 2000 Fighter. The Hellinic unit is at Aviano Air Base to train with the 510th Fighter Squadron. The Mirages provide valuable dissimilar training allowing 510th Fighter pilots the opportunity to train against other types of aircraft. (Duplicate image, see also DFSD0101806 or search 000816F4728F004)

Captain Stefanos Ampouleris, Hellinic Air Force, 114th Composite Group...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

CHIEF MASTER Sergeant A. Thodas, aircraft mechanic from the Hellinic Air Force, 114th Composite Group, 331st Tactical Fighter Wing, Greece, signs for fuel recieved from Technical Sergeant Cal Garlock of the 124th Logistics Squadron, Air National Guard from Idaho, supporting the 31st Supply Squadron. The Hellinic unit is at Aviano Air Base, to train with the 510th Fighter Squadron. The Mirages provide valuable dissimilar training allowing 510th Fighter pilots the opportunity to train against other types of aircraft. (Duplicate image, see also DF-SD-01-01810 or search 000816-F-4728F-008)

CHIEF MASTER Sergeant A. Thodas, aircraft mechanic from the Hellinic A...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

Closest to camera, from left to right, SENIOR AIRMAN William Watros, a Fuels journeyman and Technical Sergeant Cal Garlock of the 124th Logistics Squadron, Air National Guard from Idaho, prepare to re-fuel a Hellenic (Greek) Mirage 2000 (not shown). The Hellenic unit is at Aviano Air Base, to train with the 510th Fighter Squadron. The Mirages provide valuable dissimilar training allowing 510th Fighter pilots the opportunity to train against other types of aircraft

Closest to camera, from left to right, SENIOR AIRMAN William Watros, a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

MASTER Sergeant Spyros Siakoulas, aircraft mechanic from the Hellinic Air Force, 114th Composite Group, 331st Tactical Fighter Wing, Greece, performs a post-flight inspection of the nose-gear oleo strut of a Mirage 2000 Fighter. The Hellinic unit is at Aviano Air Base, to train with the 510th Fighter Squadron. The Mirages provide valuable dissimilar training allowing 510th Fighter pilots the opportunity to train against other types of aircraft. (Duplicate image, see also DF-SD-01-01807 or search 000816-F-4728F-005)

MASTER Sergeant Spyros Siakoulas, aircraft mechanic from the Hellinic ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

A Mirage 2000 from the Hellenic Air Force, 114th Composite Group, 331st Tactical Fighter Wing, Greece. The Hellenic unit is at Aviano Air Base, to train with the 510th Fighter Squadron (not shown). The Mirages provide valuable dissimilar training allowing 510th Fighter pilots the opportunity to train against other types of aircraft. (Duplicate image, see also DF-SD-01-01770 or search 000816-F-4728F-001)

A Mirage 2000 from the Hellenic Air Force, 114th Composite Group, 331s...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

Medium long shot, right front view, low angle, a Mirage 2000EG of the Hellenic (Greece) Air Force, 114th Composite Group, 331st Tactical Fighter Wing, armed with R550 Magic 2 air-to-air missiles, climbing just after take off, landing gear is retracting. The Hellenic unit is at Aviano Air Base, Italy to train with the United States Air Force 510th Fighter Squadron. The Mirages provide valuable dissimilar training allowing 510th Fighter pilots to operate against other types of aircraft 16 August 2000. (Duplicate image, see also DF-SD-01-06165 or search 000816-F-4728F-001)

Medium long shot, right front view, low angle, a Mirage 2000EG of the ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

Closest to camera, from left to right, SENIOR AIRMAN William Watros, a Fuels journeyman and Technical Sergeant Cal Garlock of the 124th Logistics Squadron, Air National Guard from Idaho, oversee the re-fueling operation of a Hellenic Mirage 2000. The Hellenic (Greek) unit is at Aviano Air Base, to train with the 510th Fighter Squadron. The Mirages provide valuable dissimilar training allowing 510th Fighter pilots the opportunity to train against other types of aircraft. (Duplicate image, see also DF-SD-01-06171 or search 000816-F-4728F-010)

Closest to camera, from left to right, SENIOR AIRMAN William Watros, a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

Straight on medium shot as MASTER Sergeant Spyros Siakoulas, an aircraft mechanic of the Hellenic (Greek) Air Force, 114th Composite Group, 331st Tactical Fighter Wing, Greece, performs a post-flight inspection of the main gear oleo strut of a Mirage 2000 Fighter. The Hellenic unit is at Aviano Air Base, to train with the 510th Fighter Squadron. The Mirages provide valuable dissimilar training allowing 510th Fighter pilots the opportunity to train against other types of aircraft

Straight on medium shot as MASTER Sergeant Spyros Siakoulas, an aircra...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

STAFF Sergeant John Papadopoulos, aircraft mechanic for the Hellinic Air Force, 114th Composite Group, 331st Tactical Fighter Wing, Greece, guides a Mirage 2000 Fighter into position to prepare for launch. The Hellinic unit is at Aviano Air Base, to train with the 510th Fighter Squadron. The Mirages provide valuable dissimilar training allowing 510th Fighter pilots the opportunity to train against other types of aircraft. (Duplicate image, see also DF-SD-01-01771 or search 000816-F-4728F-002)

STAFF Sergeant John Papadopoulos, aircraft mechanic for the Hellinic A...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

Left side profile medium close-up shot as Greek Air Force STAFF Sergeant John Papadopoulos (background), an aircraft mechanic of the Hellenic (Greek) Air Force, 114th Composite Group, 331st Tactical Fighter Wing, Greece, assist Captain Stefanos Ampouleris strap into his Mirage 2000 Fighter. The Hellenic unit is at Aviano Air Base, to train with the 510th Fighter Squadron. The Mirages provide valuable dissimilar training allowing 510th Fighter pilots the opportunity to train against other types of aircraft. (Duplicate image, see also DF-SD-01-06167 or search 000816-F-4728F-003)

Left side profile medium close-up shot as Greek Air Force STAFF Sergea...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

From left to right, SENIOR AIRMAN William Watros, Fuels Journeyman and Technical Sergeant Cal Garlock both from the 124th Logistics Squadron, Air National Guard Idaho, oversee the re-fuelling operation of a Hellenic Mirage 2000. The Hellinic unit is at Aviano Air Base to train with the 510th Fighter Squadron. The Mirages provide valuable dissimilar training allowing 510th Fighter pilots the opportunity to train against other types of aircraft. (Duplicate image, see also DF-SD-01-01811 or search 000816-F-4728F-010)

From left to right, SENIOR AIRMAN William Watros, Fuels Journeyman and...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

Straight on medium close-up shot as CHIEF MASTER Sergeant A. Thodas, an aircraft mechanic from the Hellenic (Greek) Air Force, 114th Composite Group, 331st Tactical Fighter Wing, Greece, signs for fuel recieved from Technical Sergeant Cal Garlock of the 124th Logistics Squadron, Air National Guard from Idaho, supporting the 31st Supply Squadron. The Hellenic unit is at Aviano Air Base, to train with the 510th Fighter Squadron. The Mirages (not shown) provide valuable dissimilar training allowing 510th Fighter pilots the opportunity to train against other types of aircraft. (Duplicate image, see also DF-SD-01-06170 or search 000816-F-4728F-008)

Straight on medium close-up shot as CHIEF MASTER Sergeant A. Thodas, a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

STAFF sergeant John Papadopoulos, an aircraft mechanic with the Hellinic Air Force, 114th Composite Group, 331st Tactical Fighter Wing, Greece, assists Captain Stefanos Ampouleris as he straps into his Mirage 2000 Fighter. The Hellinic unit is at Aviano Air Base, to train with the 510th Fighter Squadron. The Mirages provide valuable dissimilar training allowing 510th Fighter pilots the opportunity to train against other types of aircraft.(Duplicate image, see also DF-SD-01-01805 or search 000816-F-4728F-003)

STAFF sergeant John Papadopoulos, an aircraft mechanic with the Hellin...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

A Hellenic Air Force Mirage 2000 takes off out of Aviano Air Base as it returns to Greece after an intense week of training with the 510th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy. (Duplicate image, see also DF-SD-01-01819 or search 000818-F-4728F-002)

A Hellenic Air Force Mirage 2000 takes off out of Aviano Air Base as i...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

Right side profile medium shot of a Hellenic (Greek) Air Force Mirage 2000 as it rotates out of Aviano Air Base and returns to Greece after an intense week of training with the 510th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy. (Duplicate image, see also DF-SD-01-06178 or search 000818-F-4728F-002)

Right side profile medium shot of a Hellenic (Greek) Air Force Mirage ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: JOINT GUARDIAN Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release ... more

Right side profile medium shot as a US Air Force F-16 Falcon from the 510th Fighter Squadron, 31st Fighter Wing, Aviano Air Base, Italy, launches in Support of Operation Joint Guardian, over the Bosnian continent

Right side profile medium shot as a US Air Force F-16 Falcon from the ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: JOINT GUARDIAN Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Re... more

SENIOR AIRMAN Karl Danforth, an Electrical Power Maintainer from the 100th Civil Engineer Squadron, Mildenhall Royal Air Force Base, England, secures the holding pins on a Mobile Aircraft Arresting System at Kuchyna Air Base, Slovakia

SENIOR AIRMAN Karl Danforth, an Electrical Power Maintainer from the 1...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servi... more

AIRMAN First Class Vincent Tu, an Electrical Power Maintainer from the United States Air Forces in Europe Construction Training Squadron, Ramstein Air Force Base, Germany, attaches a tape connector to a Mobile Aircraft Arresting System at Kuchyna Air Base, Slovakia

AIRMAN First Class Vincent Tu, an Electrical Power Maintainer from the...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servi... more

SENIOR AIRMAN Noah Park, a radio television broadcaster for Det 8 Air Force News, Aviano Air Base, Italy, interviews Major Mark Moore, Operations Officer for the 510th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, after his arrival at Kuchyna Air Base, Slovakia. This is the first time that a fighter squadron has deployed to the Slovakian Republic

SENIOR AIRMAN Noah Park, a radio television broadcaster for Det 8 Air ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servi... more

SENIOR AIRMAN Tommy Napir, a crew chief for the 510th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, logs in his aircraft after its arrival at Kuchyna Air Base, Slovakia. This is the first time that a fighter squadron has deployed to the Slovakian Republic

SENIOR AIRMAN Tommy Napir, a crew chief for the 510th Fighter Squadron...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servi... more

Captain Kenny Smith of the 510th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, gets his passport stamped upon arrival at Kuchyna Air Base, Slovakia, by Sergeant Radovan Olejar. This marks the first time that a fighter squadron has deployed to the Slovakian Republic

Captain Kenny Smith of the 510th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, It...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servi... more

SENIOR AIRMAN Esther Solhiem, crew chief of the 510th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, welcomes Captain Ryan Sherwood upon his arrival at Kuchyna Air Base, Slovakia. This is the 510th Fighter Squadrons first deployment to the Slovakian Republic

SENIOR AIRMAN Esther Solhiem, crew chief of the 510th Fighter Squadron...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servi... more

An F-16 from the 510th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, arrives at Kuchyna Air Base in Slovakia. This marks the first time that a fighter squadron has deployed to the Slovakian Republic

An F-16 from the 510th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, arriv...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servi... more

United States Air Force Captain Dave "FAHM" O'Malley, 510th Fighter Squadron, 31st Fighter Wing, Aviano Air Base, Italy, gives the famous "Buzzard Claw" as he taxis by in an F-16C Fighting Falcon in route to the arm/de-arm area before launching for the day's first sortie. Training Exercise Iron Claw, Kuchyna AB, Slovakia, 11 September 2000

United States Air Force Captain Dave "FAHM" O'Malley, 510th Fighter Sq...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to... more

A United States Air Force F-16C Fighting Falcon, 510th Fighter Squadron, 31st Fighter Wing, deployed from Aviano Air Base, Italy, lifts-off as it heads to the range for the day's first sortie. Training Exercise Iron Claw, Kuchyna AB, Slovakia, 11 September 2000

A United States Air Force F-16C Fighting Falcon, 510th Fighter Squadro...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to... more

United States Air Force personnel, 510th Fighter Squadron, 31st Fighter Wing, deployed from Aviano Air Base, Italy, walk the line as they prepare to arm the next F-16C Fighting Falcon before it is launched for the day's first sortie. Training Exercise Iron Claw, Kuchyna AB, Slovakia, 11 September 2000

United States Air Force personnel, 510th Fighter Squadron, 31st Fighte...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to... more

A United States Air Force F-16C Fighting Falcon (Bomb Dummy Unit (BDU) 50 under right wing), 510th Fighter Squadron, 31st Fighter Wing, deployed from Aviano Air Base, Italy, taxiing in route to the arm/de-arm area before launching for the day's first sortie. Training Exercise Iron Claw, Kuchyna AB, Slovakia, 11 September 2000

A United States Air Force F-16C Fighting Falcon (Bomb Dummy Unit (BDU)...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Relea... more

United States Air Force Captain Dave "FAHM" O' Malley, 510th Fighter Squadron, 31st Fighter Wing, dployed from Aviano Air Base, Itialy, in an F-16C Fighting Falcon prior to launching for the day's first training sorties. Training Exercise Iron Claw, Kuchyna AB, Slovakia, 11 September 2000

United States Air Force Captain Dave "FAHM" O' Malley, 510th Fighter S...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to... more

United States Air Force AIRMAN First Class John Bolz looks on as the pilot cycles the aircraft through the ground check before launching for the day's first sortie. Training Exercise Iron Claw, Kuchyna Air Base, Slovakia, 11 September 2000

United States Air Force AIRMAN First Class John Bolz looks on as the p...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to... more

United States Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Steven Morris, Crewchief, 510th Fighter Squadron, 31st Fighter Wing, deployed from Aviano Air Base, Italy, looks on as an aircraft cycles through it's pre-flight check in preparation for the day's first sortie. Training Exercise Iron Claw, Kuchyna Air Base, Slovakia, 11 September 2000

United States Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Steven Morris, Crewchief, 510th ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to... more

United States Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Joseph Roach, Armament Systems journeyman, 510th Fighter Squadron, 31st Fighter Wing, deployed from Aviano Air Base, Italy, secures a BDU-50 (Bomb Dummy Unit) after uploading onto an F-16C Fighting Falcon in preparation for the day's final sortie. Training Exercise Iron Claw, Kuchyna AB, Slovakia, 12 September 2000

United States Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Joseph Roach, Armament Systems j...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to... more

From left-to right, United States Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Joseph Roach, StaffSergeant Michael Marriott, and loader driver, SRA Wade Hiens, all Armament Systems journeyman, 510th Fighter Squadron, 31st Fighter Wing, deployed from Aviano Air Base, Italy, upload a BDU-50 (Bomb Dummy Unit) onto an F-16C Fighting Falcon, in preparation for the final taining sortie of the day. Training Exercise Iron Claw, Kuchyna AB, Slovakia, 12 September 2000

From left-to right, United States Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Joseph Roach...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to... more

United States Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Ed Neely, Armament Systems journeyman, 510th Fighter Squadron, 31st Fighter Wing, deployed from Aviano Air Base, Italy, performs an operational check of a SUU-22 (Suspended Underwing Unit) weapons pylon, Kuchyna AB, Slovakia. Training Exercise Iron Claw, 12 September 2000

United States Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Ed Neely, Armament Systems journ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to... more

United States Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Noah Park, a radio and television broadcaster, Det 8, Aviano Air Base, Italy, documents SRA Ed Neely, USAF, Armament Systems journeyman, 510th Fighter Squadron, 31st Fighter Wing, deployed from Aviano AB, performing an operational check of a SUU-22 (Suspended Underwing Unit) weapons pylon at Kuchyna AB, Slovakia. Training Exercise Iron Claw, 12 September 2000

United States Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Noah Park, a radio and televisio...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua Release Status: Released to... more

Technical Sergeant Bob Fort, Air Traffic Controller, Oregon Air National Guard clears aircraft for the day's first sorties. Training Exercise IRON CLAW, Kuchyna Air Base, Slovakia (SVK), 13 September 2000

Technical Sergeant Bob Fort, Air Traffic Controller, Oregon Air Nation...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Relea... more

US Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Patrick Paul, Munnitions Systems Journeyman, 31st Maintenance Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, empties a container of TP PGU-27B 20 millimeter target practice ammunition into a bin in preparation of separating the bullets into lot numbers. Training Exercise IRON CLAW, Kuchyna AB, Slovakia (SVK), 14 September 2000

US Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Patrick Paul, Munnitions Systems Journeyman...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Relea... more

US Air Force Technical Sergeant Kenneth Childre, a Munnitions Systems Craftsman, 31st Maintenance Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, finishes cycling a Universal Ammunition Loading system (UAL) so that it can be uploaded. Training Exercise IRON CLAW, Kuchyna AB, Slovakia (SVK), 14 September 2000

US Air Force Technical Sergeant Kenneth Childre, a Munnitions Systems ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Major Command Shown: USAFE Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch ... more

US Air force Technical Sergeant Kenneth Childre, Munnitions Systems Craftsman, 31st Maintenance Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, positions a bin used to catch cartridges coming out of a Universal Ammunition Loading system (UAL). Training Exercise IRON CLAW, Kuchyna AB, Slovakia (SVK), 14 September 2000

US Air force Technical Sergeant Kenneth Childre, Munnitions Systems Cr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Relea... more

From left to right; US Air Force Technical Sergeant Kenneth Childre, a Munnitions Systems Craftsman, and SENIOR AIRMAN Paul Patrick, USAF, Munitions System Journeyman, 31st Maintenance Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, load TP PGU-27/B 20 mm target practice ammunition into a Universal Ammunition Loading system (UAL). Training Exercise IRON CLAW, Kuchyna AB, Slovakia (SVK), 14 September 2000

From left to right; US Air Force Technical Sergeant Kenneth Childre, a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Relea... more

An F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft from the 510th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, throws a swirl of smoke as it arrives from the range at Kuchyna Air Base, Slovakia on September 18, 2000 in support of Exercise IRON CLAW

An F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft from the 510th Fighter Squadron, Avia...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Relea... more

Members of a Slovakian news agency film an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft from the 510th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, as it lifts-off from Kuchyna Air Base, Slovakia, on September 18, 2000 in support of Exercise IRON CLAW

Members of a Slovakian news agency film an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircra...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Relea... more

US Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Christopher Murdock, crewchief from the 510th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, directs an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft into a vacant parking slot at Kuchyna Air Base, Slovakia on September 18, 2000 in support of Exercise IRON CLAW

US Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Christopher Murdock, crewchief from the 510...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Relea... more

US Air Force Captain Dave"SPARKY" Hien gives the famous "Buzzard Claw" at Kuchyna Air Base, Slovakia. September, 18 2000 during Exercise IRON CLAW

US Air Force Captain Dave"SPARKY" Hien gives the famous "Buzzard Claw"...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: IRON CLAW Base: Kuchyna Air Base Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Relea... more

US Air Force Major Kimberly A. Thomas (Left foreground), a Surgical Services Provider for the 31st Medical Group, Aviano AIr Base, Italy, briefs USAF Lieutenant General Paul K. Carlton, Surgeon General of the Air Force, on the 31st Medical Group's rennovation efforts at Sacile Hospital

US Air Force Major Kimberly A. Thomas (Left foreground), a Surgical Se...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

US Air Force Lieutenant General Paul K. Carlton, Surgeon General of the Air Force, discourses concerns with members of the community on the feasibility of Project Athena at Aviano Air Base, Italy

US Air Force Lieutenant General Paul K. Carlton, Surgeon General of th...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

Major Lee Anne Lamer, who heads up the 31st Medical Operations Squadron, for the 31st Medical Group, Aviano Air Base, Italy, shows Lieutenant General Paul K. Carlton, Surgeon General of the Air Force, the post-delivery care room at Sacile Hospital

Major Lee Anne Lamer, who heads up the 31st Medical Operations Squadro...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Major Command Shown: USAFE Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release St... more

US Air Force MASTER Sergeant Joseph J. Hollis (Left), 555th Inspection Element Section CHIEF, Aviano Air Base, Italy, poses with, from L to R, Technical Sergeant Kenneth Engal, STAFF Sergeant Ryan Breitkreutz, SENIOR AIRMAN Dallas M. Kamstra, AIRMAN First Class Robert J. Trask and A1C Lamont L. Guillory, members of the Inspection Element of the 555th Fighter Squadron. The 555th Fighter Squadron was announced as the winner of the Department of Defense "Phoenix Award", a prestigious maintenance competition open to all branches of the services

US Air Force MASTER Sergeant Joseph J. Hollis (Left), 555th Inspection...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

US Air Force Technical Sergeant Kenneth Engal, Dock CHIEF for the 555th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, scans through a Technical Order looking up part numbers for ordering information on November 5th, 2000. The 555th Fighter Squadron was anounced as the winner of the Department of Defense "Phoenix Award", a prestigious maintenance competition open to all branches of the services

US Air Force Technical Sergeant Kenneth Engal, Dock CHIEF for the 555t...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

US Air Force AIRMAN First Class Robert J. Trask, a Crew CHIEF with the 555th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, attaches a ventral fin of an F-16 Falcon during phase, on November 5th, 2000. The 555th Fighter Squadron was anounced as the winner of the Department of Defense "Phoenix Award", a prestigious maintenance competition open to all branches of the services

US Air Force AIRMAN First Class Robert J. Trask, a Crew CHIEF with the...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

US Air Force AIRMAN First Class Lamont L. Guillory, Crew CHIEF with the 555th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, inspects hydraulic lines on an F-16 Falcon during testing phase, on November 5th, 2000. The 555th Fighter Squadron was anounced as the winner of the Department of Defense "Phoenix Award", a prestigious maintenance competition open to all branches of the services

US Air Force AIRMAN First Class Lamont L. Guillory, Crew CHIEF with th...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

US Air Force STAFF Sergeant Ryan D. Breitkreutz, Crew CHIEF of the "World Famous & Highly Respected" 555th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, uses a flexscope to examine hard to reach places in the cockpit of an F-16 Falcon during testing phase, on November 5th, 2000. The 555th Fighter Squadron was anounced as the winner of the Department of Defense "Phoenix Award", a prestigious maintenance competition open to all branches of the services

US Air Force STAFF Sergeant Ryan D. Breitkreutz, Crew CHIEF of the "Wo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

US Air Force Captain Kevin "FLASH" Gordon, fighter pilot with the 555th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, provides an example of how a low frequency radar signal works to Captain Tihomir Rezashki and Major Veselin Milushev both of the Bulgarian Air Force

US Air Force Captain Kevin "FLASH" Gordon, fighter pilot with the 555t...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

MASTER Sergeant (MSGT) Robert L. Yates and STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Robert Hood, USAF, Explosive Ordnance Disposal, 31ST Civil Engineer Squadron, Aviano AB, Italy off load a AM-30 100-pound general-purpose bomb, dating from the Second World War, at Maniago Range in Italy. The unexploded ordnance was uncovered by construction worker while digging trenches for waterlines during Aviano 2000 (AV2K) construction

MASTER Sergeant (MSGT) Robert L. Yates and STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Rober...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

[Base: Aviano Air Base - Italy]

[Base: Aviano Air Base - Italy]

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA), Daniel Kane, USAF, Aviano 2000 (AV2K) Program Manager assigned to the 31ST Communications Squadron, Aviano AB, Italy checks safety maps to ensure no communications line are being endangered by the discovery of unexploded ordnance found at one of the construction sites

SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA), Daniel Kane, USAF, Aviano 2000 (AV2K) Program Man...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

An unexploded AM-30 100-pound general-purpose bomb, dating from the Second World War, rests in the spot that 31st Civil Engineer Squadron discovered it while digging trenches for waterlines during Aviano 2000 (AV2K) construction. This discovery caused the evacuation of construction workers, the Base Exchange, and Commissary at Aviano AB, Italy

An unexploded AM-30 100-pound general-purpose bomb, dating from the Se...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

[Base: Aviano Air Base - Italy]

[Base: Aviano Air Base - Italy]

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

CHIEF MASTER Sergeant (CMSGT) Pepe Giacomo, and Warrant Officer Laurano Agostino, 3RD Regiment of Engineers, Udinese Army Detachment, use sand to cover unexploded ordnance at the Maniago Range, in Italy. The unexploded ordnance was uncovered by construction worker while digging trenches for waterlines during Aviano 2000 (AV2K) construction. USAF Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) personnel assigned to the 31ST Civil Engineer Squadron, Aviano AB, Italy helped with the disposal project

CHIEF MASTER Sergeant (CMSGT) Pepe Giacomo, and Warrant Officer Lauran...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

US Air Force STAFF Sergeant Tracy Lintz, 603rd Air Control Squadron, Electrical Power Production craftsman, performs a functional check on equipment which allows the deployed Air Traffic Control personnel to communicate directly with the aircraft at Malacky Air Base, Republic of Slovakia

US Air Force STAFF Sergeant Tracy Lintz, 603rd Air Control Squadron, E...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Malacky Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digita... more

US Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN James Sanchez, 555th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, prepares a Triple Ejector Rack 9A (TER-9A) for the attachment of inert practice munitions at Malacky Air Base, Republic of Slovakia

US Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN James Sanchez, 555th Fighter Squadron, Avia...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Malacky Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digita... more

US Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Terry Rockett, 31st Maintenance Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, installs a BDU-33 yoke adapter in preparation for the uploading munitions on an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft from the 555th Fighter Squadron at Malacky Air Base, Republic of Slovakia

US Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Terry Rockett, 31st Maintenance Squadron, A...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Malacky Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digita... more

Making annotations in an aircraft log, US Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Jason Via, 555th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, performs post-flight checks on an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft after arrival at Malacky Air Base, Republic of Slovakia, for a Weapons Training Deployment. The range at Malacky allows the 555th Fighter Squadron to maintain proficiency and accuracy in armament delivery

Making annotations in an aircraft log, US Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Jaso...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Malacky Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digita... more

An F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft from the 555th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, throws a trail of water upon landing at Malacky Air Base, Republic of Slovakia. The 555th is in Slovakia for a Weapons Training Deployment which will improve their efficiency at armament delivery

An F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft from the 555th Fighter Squadron, Avia...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Malacky Country: Slovakia (SVK) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Mitch Fuqua, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digita... more

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