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A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon assigned to the 80th Fighter Squadron takes off for a routine training flight at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan 16, 2020. The 80th FS “Juvats” perform air and space control roles including counter air, strategic attack, interdiction and close-air support missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jerreht Harris)
A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft assigned to the35th Fighter Squadron “Pantons” takes off for a routine training flight at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 16, 2020. The 35th FS performs air and space control and force application roles including counter air, strategic attack, interdiction and close-air support missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech Sgt. Joshua Arends)
A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft assigned to the 35th Fighter Squadron “Pantons” takes off for a routine training flight at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 16, 2020. The 35th FS is one of two fighter squadrons on Kunsan AB, both of which fly the F-16 with the goal of deterring aggression from any adversaries.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech Sgt. Joshua Arends)
A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft assigned to the 35th Fighter Squadron “Pantons” takes off for a routine training flight at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 16, 2020. The 35th FS performs air and space control and force application roles including counter air, strategic attack, interdiction and close-air support missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech Sgt. Joshua Arends)
A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft assigned to the 80th Fighter Squadron “Juvats” taxis during routine training at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 16, 2020. The 80th FS moved from Yokota Air Base, Japan, in 1971 to Kunsan AB. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Anthony Hetlage)
A U.S. Air Force pilot assigned to the 80th Fighter Squadron “Juvats” takes off during routine training at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 16, 2020. The 80th FS was activated during World War II in 1942, as the 80th Pursuit Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Anthony Hetlage)
A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft assigned to the 35th Fighter Squadron “Pantons” takes off for a routine training flight at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 16, 2020. The 35th FS is one of two fighter squadrons on Kunsan AB, both of which fly the F-16 with the goal of deterring aggression from adversaries. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech Sgt. Joshua Arends)
A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft assigned to the 80th Fighter Squadron “Juvats” taxis on the flightline prior to take off during routine training at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 16, 2020. The 80th FS was activated during World War II in 1942, as the 80th Pursuit Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Anthony Hetlage)
A U.S. Air Force pilot assigned to the 80th Fighter Squadron “Juvats,” flashes the "crush ‘em” signal while taxiing in an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft prior to take off during routine training at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 16, 2020. The 80th FS was activated during World War II in 1942, as the 80th Pursuit Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Anthony Hetlage)
A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft assigned to the 80th Fighter Squadron “Juvats” takes off during routine training at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 16, 2020. In 1981, the 80th FS was the first overseas unit to fly the F-16. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Anthony Hetlage)
A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft assigned to the 80th Fighter Squadron “Juvats” taxis down the flightline at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan 16, 2020. The 8th Fighter Wing is home to two fighter squadrons, the 35th FS “Pantons” and 80th FS. They perform air and space control roles including counter air, strategic attack, interdiction and close-air support missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jerreht Harris)
A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft assigned to the 80th Fighter Squadron “Juvats” taxis on the flight line during routine training at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 15, 2020. The 80th FS was activated during World War II in 1942, as the 80th Pursuit Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Anthony Hetlage)
Representing the 35th Aircraft Maintenance Unit, U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Tamara Roth and Airman 1st Class Courtney Farrer, won dedicated crew chief team of the quarter during the 8th Maintenance Group’s fourth quarter Weapons Load Crew Competition at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 3, 2020. The teams were evaluated on aircraft appearance, personal dress and appearance, and overall maintenance knowledge. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mackenzie Mendez)
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. David Torres, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Unit load crew team chief, loads an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft during the 8th Maintenance Group’s fourth quarter Weapons Load Crew Competition at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 3, 2020. The three-person crews were evaluated on safety, reliability, technical proficiency and time. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mackenzie Mendez)
A 35th Aircraft Maintenance Unit load crew team loads an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft during the 8th Maintenance Group’s fourth quarter Weapons Load Crew Competition at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 3, 2020. Prior to the competition, the crews were graded on a weapons system knowledge exam, a tool kit inspection and dress and appearance. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mackenzie Mendez)
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. David Torres, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Unit load crew team chief, loads an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft during the 8th Maintenance Group’s fourth quarter Weapons Load Crew Competition at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 3, 2020. Prior to the competition, the crews were graded on a weapons system knowledge exam, a tool kit inspection and dress and appearance. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mackenzie Mendez)
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. David Torres, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Unit load crew team chief, prepares to move a munition during the 8th Maintenance Group’s fourth quarter Weapons Load Crew Competition at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 3, 2020. The three-person crews were evaluated on safety, reliability, technical proficiency and time. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mackenzie Mendez)
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. David Torres, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Unit load crew team chief, loads an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft during the 8th Maintenance Group’s fourth quarter Weapons Load Crew Competition at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 3, 2020. The three-person crews were evaluated on safety, reliability, technical proficiency and time. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mackenzie Mendez)
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Kailin Rime, 80th Aircraft Maintenance Unit load crew team chief, straps down a munition for movement during the 8th Maintenance Group’s fourth quarter Weapons Load Crew Competition at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 3, 2020. The 80th AMU took first, beating the 35th AMU with a total of 965 points. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mackenzie Mendez)
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. David Torres, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Unit load crew team chief, competes during the 8th Maintenance Group’s fourth quarter Weapons Load Crew Competition at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Jan. 3, 2020. The 35th AMU competed against the 80th AMU to see which team could best load an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft with two munitions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mackenzie Mendez)