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A pararescueman fast-ropes from a helicopter on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, at Kadena Air Base, Japan.

A pararescueman fast-ropes from a helicopter on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. (Nicholas Emerick/U.S. Air Force)

A pararescueman fast-ropes from a helicopter on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, at Kadena Air Base, Japan.

A pararescueman fast-ropes from a helicopter on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. (Nicholas Emerick/U.S. Air Force)

Members of the 28th Security Forces Squadron move at the low-ready position during a shoot, move, communicate training event at Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015. Airmen and civilian security forces members practiced engaging their targets, communicating and protecting one another on a simulated battlefield.

Members of the 28th Security Forces Squadron move at the low-ready position during a shoot, move, communicate training event at Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015. Airmen and civilian security forces members practiced engaging their targets, communicating and protecting one another on a simulated battlefield. (James L. Miller/U.S. Air Force)

A F-15 Eagle from the 144th Fighter Squadron approaches a U.S. Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker during an air refuel mission in support of Vigilant Shield 16 on Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015.

A F-15 Eagle from the 144th Fighter Squadron approaches a U.S. Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker during an air refuel mission in support of Vigilant Shield 16 on Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015. (Joshua J. Garcia/U.S. Air Force)

Tech. Sgt. John Dawson, a U.S. Air Forces in Europe Band drum major, poses for a photo with a Georgian boy after a marching band performance in Kvareli, Georgia, on Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015. Thirty-three bandsmen from the U.S. Air Forces in Europe Band traveled to the former Soviet republic for several events, including the First International Military Bands Festival in Tbilisi.

Tech. Sgt. John Dawson, a U.S. Air Forces in Europe Band drum major, poses for a photo with a Georgian boy after a marching band performance in Kvareli, Georgia, on Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015. Thirty-three bandsmen from the U.S. Air Forces in Europe Band traveled to the former Soviet republic for several events, including the First International Military Bands Festival in Tbilisi. (Ryan Crane/U.S. Air Force)

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