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Wolf Pack leaves for Red Flag 21-2

Airmen prepare a jet for flight.

Senior Airman Caitlyn Reid, 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, and 1st Lt. Christian Funk, 80th Fighter Squadron pilot, prepare an F-16 Fighting Falcon for flight at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 22, 2021. The 80th FS and 80th AMU flew to Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, to participate in Red Flag Alaska 21-2. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

A pilot poses for a photo before flight.

First Lt. Christian Funk, 80th Fighter Squadron pilot, strikes the 80th FS ‘crush ‘em’ pose before flight at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. The 80th FS and 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit flew to Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, to participate in Red Flag Alaska 21-2. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

Jets prepare to take off.

F-16 Fighting Falcons from the 80th Fighter Squadron prepare to take off from Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. The 80th FS and 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit flew to Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, to participate in Red Flag Alaska 21-2. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

Flight chiefs supervise an Airman on the flight line.

Tech. Sgts. Shane King and Chad Marcou, 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief flight chiefs, supervise Senior Airman Mequail Fridge, 80th AMU crew chief, marshal an F-16 Fighting Falcon at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. The 80th Fighter Squadron and 80th AMU flew to Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, to participate in Red Flag Alaska 21-2. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

A jet leaves a shelter.

An F-16 from the 80th Fighter Squadron leaves a hardened aircraft shelter at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. The 80th FS and 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit flew to Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, to participate in Red Flag Alaska 21-2. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

A pilot climbs into a jet.

Capt. Tyler D’Agostino, 8th Fighter Wing flight safety officer and 80th Fighter Squadron pilot, climbs into an F-16 Fighting Falcon before flight at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. The 80th FS and 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit flew to Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, to participate in Red Flag Alaska 21-2. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

An Airman carries a ladder.

Airman 1st Class Riley Leadingham, 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit weapons load crew member moves an F-16 Fighting Falcon cockpit boarding ladder at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. The 80th Fighter Squadron and 80th AMU flew to Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, to participate in Red Flag Alaska 21-2. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

An Airman performs an inspection on a jet.

Airman 1st Class Kayla Breeden, 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, performs a preflight check on an F-16 Fighting Falcon at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. The 80th Fighter Squadron and 80th AMU flew to Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, to participate in Red Flag Alaska 21-2. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

Airmen prepare a jet for flight.

Airmen 1st Class Kayla Breeden and Riley Leadingham, 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit maintainers, perform a preflight inspection on an F-16 Fighting Falcon at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. The 80th Fighter Squadron and 80th AMU flew to Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, to participate in Red Flag Alaska 21-2. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

An Airman reads a technical order.
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Staff Sgt. Christopher Ryan-Shull, 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, reviews technical orders on the flightline at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. Technical orders are manuals for maintainers involving step-by-step instructions to complete specific tasks or inspections on aircraft. Compliance with the technical orders by all maintenance Airmen is mandatory. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea -- Senior Airman Caitlyn Reid, 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, and 1st Lt. Christian Funk, 80th Fighter Squadron pilot, prepare an F-16 Fighting Falcon for flight at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 22, 2021. The 80th FS and 80th AMU flew to Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, to participate in Red Flag Alaska 21-2. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)