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Century of combat: first fighters still fly for freedom

Lt. Col. Shell, 27th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron commander, pilots an F-22A Raptor while receiving the boom of a KC-10 Extender May 2, 2017, over an undisclosed location in southwest Asia. The F-22s provide close air support and precision guided strikes in an effort to weaken and destroy ISIS operations in the Middle East and around the world. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Preston Webb)

PHOTO BY: Senior Airman Preston Webb
VIRIN: 170502-F-DL987-036.JPG
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