A B-1B Lancer, from the 37th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron, returns to mission after receiving fuel from a KC-135 Stratotanker, assigned to the 340th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron, while flying over Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, March 29.
Lt. Col. Chris Bigelow observes as an F-15 Eagle from the Massachusetts Air National GuardÂ’s 104th Fighter Wing taxis down the flight line Aug. 5, 2011, prior to take-off while deployed to Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, for training. Bigelow is the commander of the 104th Maintenance Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Anthony M. Mutti)