Vipers, Lightning Strike Korean Peninsula Together for First Time

A U.S. Air Force Airman signals an F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot participating in an elephant walk to test the 8th Fighter Wing’s ability to generate combat ready aircraft during exercise VIGILANT ACE 18 on Dec. 3, 2017, at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. Airmen at Kunsan supported the regularly scheduled week-long exercise, which featured 12,000 U.S. personnel working alongside members of the Republic of Korea Air Force at eight U.S. and ROK military installations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Colby Hardin)

PHOTO BY: Senior Airman Colby Hardin
VIRIN: 171203-F-NG595-0003.JPG
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