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A U.S. Airman with the Bagram Airfield Honor Guard participates in the 455th Expeditionary Mission Support Group change of command ceremony at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, Aug. 3, 2015. The 455th MSG is comprised of five squadrons responsible for communications, civil engineer operations, force support, logistics readiness, and security forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)
Change of Commands on the Combat Frontier
A U.S. Airman with the Bagram Airfield Honor Guard participates in the 455th Expeditionary Mission Support Group change of command ceremony at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, Aug. 3, 2015. The 455th MSG is comprised of five squadrons responsible for communications, civil engineer operations, force support, logistics readiness, and security forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)
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A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon “Triple Nickel” aircraft assigned to the 555th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron from Aviano Air Base, Italy, takes off on a night combat sortie from Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 28, 2015. The F-16 is a multi-role fighter aircraft that is highly maneuverable and has proven itself in air-to-air and air-to-ground combat. Members of the Triple Nickel are deployed in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel and NATO’s Resolute Support mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)
Bagram Vipers
A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon “Triple Nickel” aircraft assigned to the 555th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron from Aviano Air Base, Italy, takes off on a night combat sortie from Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 28, 2015. The F-16 is a multi-role fighter aircraft that is highly maneuverable and has proven itself in air-to-air and air-to-ground combat. Members of the Triple Nickel are deployed in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel and NATO’s Resolute Support mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)
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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Robert Smith, 455th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance HH-60 Pave Hawk weapons, inspects an M2 .50 caliber machine gun at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 21, 2015. The weapon system maintainers work to keep the Pave Hawks armed so that the combat rescue mission in Afghanistan is successful. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)
Weapon maintainers arm the Pave Hawk “So Others May Live”
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Robert Smith, 455th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance HH-60 Pave Hawk weapons, inspects an M2 .50 caliber machine gun at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 21, 2015. The weapon system maintainers work to keep the Pave Hawks armed so that the combat rescue mission in Afghanistan is successful. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)
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A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon “Triple Nickel” aircraft assigned to the 555th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron from Aviano Air Base, Italy, takes off from Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 28, 2015. The F-16 is a multi-role fighter aircraft that is highly maneuverable and has proven itself in air-to-air and air-to-ground combat. Members of the Triple Nickel are deployed in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel and NATO’s Resolute Support mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)
Bagram Vipers
A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon “Triple Nickel” aircraft assigned to the 555th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron from Aviano Air Base, Italy, takes off from Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 28, 2015. The F-16 is a multi-role fighter aircraft that is highly maneuverable and has proven itself in air-to-air and air-to-ground combat. Members of the Triple Nickel are deployed in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel and NATO’s Resolute Support mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)
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U.S. Air Force medical personnel care for a simulated injured patient during a base wide training exercise July 24, 2015, at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. The base conducts regular training exercises that include scenarios ranging from active shooter and indirect fire attacks to mass casualties. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cierra Presentado/Released)
Bagram personnel participate in base wide exercise
U.S. Air Force medical personnel care for a simulated injured patient during a base wide training exercise July 24, 2015, at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. The base conducts regular training exercises that include scenarios ranging from active shooter and indirect fire attacks to mass casualties. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cierra Presentado/Released)
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A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon “Triple Nickel” aircraft assigned to the 555th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron from Aviano Air Base, Italy, takes off from Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 4, 2015. The F-16 is a multi-role fighter aircraft that is highly maneuverable and has proven itself in air-to-air and air-to-ground combat. Members of the Triple Nickel are deployed in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel and NATO’s Resolute Support mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)
Takeoffs from the tower
A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon “Triple Nickel” aircraft assigned to the 555th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron from Aviano Air Base, Italy, takes off from Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 4, 2015. The F-16 is a multi-role fighter aircraft that is highly maneuverable and has proven itself in air-to-air and air-to-ground combat. Members of the Triple Nickel are deployed in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel and NATO’s Resolute Support mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)
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U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Carl Vanlandingham, 455th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron structural journeyman, works on a project July 16, 2015, at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. Vanlandingham builds various projects during duty and on his days off to support the mission here. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cierra Presentado/Released)
Deployed Airman works towards dream, one project at a time
U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Carl Vanlandingham, 455th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron structural journeyman, works on a project July 16, 2015, at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. Vanlandingham builds various projects during duty and on his days off to support the mission here. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cierra Presentado/Released)
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A U.S. Air Force Pararescueman with a Guardian Angel team assigned to the 83rd Expeditionary Rescue Squadron parachutes to the ground during High Altitude Low Opening jump training at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 18, 2015. The 83rd ERQS mission is to rescue, recover, and return American or allied forces in times of danger or extreme duress. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)
Guardian Angels perform HALO jump
A U.S. Air Force Pararescueman with a Guardian Angel team assigned to the 83rd Expeditionary Rescue Squadron parachutes to the ground during High Altitude Low Opening jump training at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 18, 2015. The 83rd ERQS mission is to rescue, recover, and return American or allied forces in times of danger or extreme duress. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)
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A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon “Triple Nickel” aircraft pilot assigned to the 555th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron from Aviano Air Base, Italy, waits as Airmen from the 455th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron complete a final check of the aircrafts weapons before taking off on a combat sortie from Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 14, 2015. The F-16 is a multi-role fighter aircraft that is highly maneuverable and has proven itself in air-to-air and air-to-ground combat. Members of the Triple Nickel are deployed in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel and NATO’s Resolute Support mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)
"Viper" weapon loaders on the line
A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon “Triple Nickel” aircraft pilot assigned to the 555th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron from Aviano Air Base, Italy, waits as Airmen from the 455th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron complete a final check of the aircrafts weapons before taking off on a combat sortie from Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 14, 2015. The F-16 is a multi-role fighter aircraft that is highly maneuverable and has proven itself in air-to-air and air-to-ground combat. Members of the Triple Nickel are deployed in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel and NATO’s Resolute Support mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)
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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. William “Willy” Reibsome III, 455th Expeditionary Maintenance Squadron wheel and tire noncommissioned officer in charge, cleans and inspects an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft wheel at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, Aug. 2, 2015. Reibsome ensures that F-16s at BAF have serviceable tires to complete the combat airpower mission; on average he works 70 wheels per month. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)
Keeping the Falcons rolling
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. William “Willy” Reibsome III, 455th Expeditionary Maintenance Squadron wheel and tire noncommissioned officer in charge, cleans and inspects an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft wheel at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, Aug. 2, 2015. Reibsome ensures that F-16s at BAF have serviceable tires to complete the combat airpower mission; on average he works 70 wheels per month. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)
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U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Clint White, 455th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron F-16 aircraft maintainer, takes apart a jet during a phase inspection July 7, 2015, at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. The phase inspection team, who has been deployed to BAF for two months, is working on their 12th phase inspection that occurs after a jet has reached 400 flying hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cierra Presentado/Released)
F-16 Maintainers conducts phase inspection; keep jets ready for flight
U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Clint White, 455th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron F-16 aircraft maintainer, takes apart a jet during a phase inspection July 7, 2015, at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. The phase inspection team, who has been deployed to BAF for two months, is working on their 12th phase inspection that occurs after a jet has reached 400 flying hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cierra Presentado/Released)
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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Danielle Garcia, 455th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron instruments and flight controls systems technician, poses for a photo by a C-130J Super Hercules aircraft July 9, 2015, at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. Garcia is responsible for ensuring the flight controls and navigational systems for the C-130J are updated and operational. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cierra Presentado/Released)
‘1000s of Hands’ Project: 455 EAMXS Staff Sgt. Danielle Garcia
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Danielle Garcia, 455th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron instruments and flight controls systems technician, poses for a photo by a C-130J Super Hercules aircraft July 9, 2015, at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. Garcia is responsible for ensuring the flight controls and navigational systems for the C-130J are updated and operational. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cierra Presentado/Released)
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U.S. Airmen assigned to the 455th Expeditionary Maintenance Squadron Armament Flight perform an inspection on an F-16 Fighting Falcon 20mm Gatlin gun at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 5, 2015. The Gatling gun system is a fixed-forward firing system that provides maximum lethality against air-to-air and air-to-surface targets. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)
Armament Airmen keep the Falcons fighting
U.S. Airmen assigned to the 455th Expeditionary Maintenance Squadron Armament Flight perform an inspection on an F-16 Fighting Falcon 20mm Gatlin gun at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 5, 2015. The Gatling gun system is a fixed-forward firing system that provides maximum lethality against air-to-air and air-to-surface targets. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)
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U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Dave Julazadeh, right, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing commander, and another F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft pilot walk towards their jets at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 7, 2015. The F-16 is a multi-role fighter aircraft that is highly maneuverable and has proven itself in air-to-air and air-to-ground combat. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)
Commanders Combat Sortie
U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Dave Julazadeh, right, 455th Air Expeditionary Wing commander, and another F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft pilot walk towards their jets at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 7, 2015. The F-16 is a multi-role fighter aircraft that is highly maneuverable and has proven itself in air-to-air and air-to-ground combat. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Released)

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