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Fighting Falcons prepare for takeoff

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  • By Tech. Sgt. Lauren M. Snyder
  • 332d Air Expeditionary Wing
Four 332d Air Expeditionary Wing F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft wait for armament prior to takeoff in Southwest Asia, Feb. 8, 2022. The F-16 is a compact, multi-role fighter aircraft that delivers war-winning airpower to the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility. The U.S. Air Force routinely flies a variety of aircraft and units throughout the Middle East. These dynamic deployments represent the U.S. commitment to allies and to enhanced regional security. (U.S Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Lauren M. Snyder)