Capt. Alex Guyer, an air battle manager, Senior Airman Christian Rivero, mission systems operator and 1st Lt. Colton Wilson, also an air battle manager, assigned to the 968th Expeditionary Airborne Air Control Squadron at Al Dhafra Air Base, United Arab Emirates, conduct routine operations during a flight on an E-3 Sentry, airborne warning and control system (AWACS) on February 15, 2022. AWACS provides situational awareness of friendly, neutral and hostile activity, command and control of an area of responsibility, battle management of theater forces, all-altitude and all-weather surveillance of the battle space, and early warning of enemy actions during joint, allied, and coalition operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Chelsea E. FitzPatrick)
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