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U.S. Air Force F-51D Mustang aircraft assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", 178th Fighter Squadron, North Dakota Air National Guard, at Hector Field, N.D., on June 1950. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

A U.S. Air Force F-51D Mustang aircraft assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", 178th Fighter Squadron, North Dakota Air National Guard, in flight near Hector Field, N.D., sometime in early 1950. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force personnel assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, pose for a photo in front of a F-51D Mustang aircraft, in the early 1950s. Known identities from right to left in the ground row are Thornton Becklund; Duane"Pappy"Larson; and Robert Olwin, far left unknown. Thomas Marking is on the wing on the right. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force personnel assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, pose for a photo in front of a F-51D Mustang aircraft, sometime in 1953. Pictured left-to-right, Thornton E. Becklund; Robert Olwin; Thomas Marking; and Duane"Pappy"Larson. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force personnel assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, pose for a photo in front of a F-51D Mustang aircraft at Camp Williams, Wisconsin in 1953. Pictured left-to-right, Robert Olwin; Duane"Pappy"Larson; and Thornton E. Becklund. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force maintenance personnel assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, operate an aircraft two tractor near F-51D Mustang aircraft at Camp Williams, Wisconsin in 1953. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

A U.S. Air Force munitions handler assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, loads .50 caliber ammunition into a F-51D Mustang aircraft, at Camp Williams, Wisconsin, in June 1953. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force personnel assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, pose for a photo in front of a F-51D Mustang aircraft, at Camp Williams, Wisconsin in June 1953. L-R: Foster; Erickson; Becklund; and Knutson (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force North Dakota Air National Guard pilot Duane"Pappy"Larson (foreground left), signs his logbook with members of his ground crew, on the wing of a F-51D Mustang aircraft, at Camp Williams, Wisconsin, in June 1953. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force personnel assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, Robert Groom and Neil Modin, photographed with their F-94 A/C Starfire aircraft at Hector Field, North Dakota. The"Happy Hooligan"pilots flew the F-94 A/C Starfire aircraft from 1954-to-1960. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force Brig. GEN. Thornton E."BECK"Becklund, 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, climbs into the cockpit of a F-94 A/C Starfire aircraft at Hector Field, North Dakota. The"Happy Hooligan"pilots flew the F-94 A/C Starfire aircraft from 1954-to-1960. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force personnel assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, pose for a photograph standing in front of a F-94 A/C Starfire aircraft at Hector Field, North Dakota. The"Happy Hooligan"pilots flew the F-94 A/C Starfire aircraft from 1954-to-1960. Pictured standing left-to-right are: Marshall Johnson; Thor Hertsgaard; and Duane"Pappy"Larson. Kneeling left is Alexander P. Macdonald. The person kneeling on the right is unknown. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force personnel assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, pose for a photograph standing in front of a F-89D/J Scorpion aircraft at Hector Field, North Dakota. The"Happy Hooligan"pilots flew the F-89D/J Scorpion aircraft from 1960-to-1966. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force LT. COL. Duane"Pappy"Larson, assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, pilots a F-89D/J Scorpion aircraft during a flight over Fargo, North Dakota. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force LT. COL. Alexander P. Macdonald (Eventual North Dakota Adjutant General), assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing, North Dakota Air National Guard, sits the cockpit of an F-89 Scorpion aircraft at Hector International Field, North Dakota. To LT. COL. Macdonald's left on the wing are eventual unit Commander, LT. COL. Marsh Johnson and LT. COL. Duane"Pappy"Larson. The identity of the person on the ladder is unknown. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force personnel assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, standing in front of a F-94 A/C Starfire aircraft at Hector Field, North Dakota. The"Happy Hooligan"pilots flew the F-94 A/C Starfire aircraft from 1954-to-1960. Pictured left-to-right are: Duane"Pappy"Larson; Thor Hertsgaard; Marshall Johnson; and Alexander P. Macdonald. The person on the far left is unknown. The ranks of the people at the time are unknown (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

A U.S. Air Force F-102 Delta Dagger aircraft assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", 178th Fighter Squadron, North Dakota Air National Guard, sits parked in front of an aircraft hangar at Hector International Field, North Dakota. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

A U.S. Air Force F-102 Delta Dagger aircraft assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", 178th Fighter Squadron, North Dakota Air National Guard, deploys its drag chute after landing on the runway at Hector International Field, North Dakota. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force MAJ. GEN. Alexander P. MacDonald, sits in the front seat of a North Dakota Air National Guard F-102 Delta Dagger aircraft on the flight line at Hector International Field, North Dakota. The identity of the person in the back seat is unknown. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force personnel assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, pose for a photo with North Dakota Governor William Guy after a particularly harrowing flight in which an in-flight mechanical problem nearly resulted in catastrophe as pilots and crew prevented the C-47 Dakota/Skytrain aircraft from having to make a crash landing in 1968. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force Fuel SPECIALIST assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, refuel a F-102 Delta Dagger aircraft on the flight line at Hector International Field, North Dakota. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force SENIOR MASTER SGT. Duane M. Hinsberger, assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing 'Happy Hooligans', North Dakota Air National Guard, works on a jet engine, during the ' William Tell' Weapons Competition at Tyndall, Air Force Base, Florida. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force SENIOR MASTER SGT. Duane M. Hinsberger, assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, works on a jet engine, during the"William Tell"Weapons Competition at Tyndall, Air Force Base, Fla. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force Weapons Handlers assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, prepare to upload a training weapon onto a F-101B Voodoo aircraft, under the watchful eye of a competition judge, during the"William Tell"Weapons Competition at Tyndall, Air Force Base, Florida. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force Weapons Handlers TECH. SGT. William Gilge and TECH. SGT. Kenneth Smallerz, both assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, upload training weapons onto a F-101B Voodoo aircraft, under the watchful eye of a competition judge, during the"William Tell"Weapons Competition at Tyndall, Air Force Base, Florida. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force MAJ. Allan B. Eide, assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, holds the trophy for the best over all air crew in the 1970"William Tell"Weapons Competition at Tyndall, Air Force Base, Fla. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force personnel assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, pose for a photo with winning trophies at the 1970"William Tell"Weapons Competition at Tyndall, Air Force Base, Fla. Left-to-right are CAPT. James P. Reimers, CAPT. Arthur E. Jacobson, MAJ. Wallace D. Hegg, MAJ. Allan B. Eide, and COL. Alexander P. Macdonald. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force Officer assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, pose for a group photo after winning first place honors during the 1972 William Tell"Weapons Competition at Tyndall, Air Force Base, Florida. Pictured left-to-right: MAJ. Alan Eide; LT. COL. Wally Hegg; MAJ. GEN. Ale LaClair A. Melhouse, North Dakota Adjutant General; and a unidentified U.S. Air Force MAJ. GEN. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force personnel assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, pose for a photo with winning trophies at the 1972"William Tell"Weapons Competition at Tyndall, Air Force Base, Fla. Left-to-right are MAJ. Alan Eide; LT. COL. Wally Hegg; MAJ. GEN. LaClair A. Melhouse, North Dakota Adjutant General; second from right not known; and COL. Alexander P. Macdonald. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

A U.S. Air Force all female weapons load team assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, handle an inert AIM-4C Falcon air-to-air missile during a William Tell"Weapons Competition at Tyndall, Air Force Base, Fla. Pictured from left to right, Doreen Thomas, Patricia McMerty, Jacqueline Sanders, Ellen Rising (ranks at the time are unknown). (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force female Weapons Handler SGT. Patricia McMerty, SGT. Ellen Rising, and SGT. Merlin Doorheim, all assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, practice weapons loading at Hector International Field, North Dakota, for the upcoming William Tell"Weapons Competition to be held at Tyndall, Air Force Base, Florida. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force female Weapons Handler SGT. Patricia McMerty, SGT. Ellen Rising, and SGT. Doreen Thomas, all assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, practice weapons loading at Hector International Field, North Dakota, for the upcoming William Tell"Weapons Competition to be held at Tyndall, Air Force Base, Florida. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force personnel assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard inspect an inert rocker motor at Hector Field, North Dakota. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force Airmen assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, pose for a photo on a F-101B Voodoo aircraft, at Hector International Field, North Dakota. Pictured left-to-right, (top row) SGT. Patricia McMerty, SGT. Ellen Rising, (Middle row) SGT. Doreen Thomas, AIRMAN 1ST Class Jacqueline Sanders, (bottom row), TECH. SGT. Phillip Poe, MASTER SGT. James Schreiner, and LT. COL. Allan Eide. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force AIRMAN Paula Toay (left) the first female unit member assigned to the North Dakota Air National Guard, gets help with her 5.56 mm M16A1 rifle, from instructors Melvin Benefield, (rank at the time unknown), and STAFF SGT. Fred Wilcox (right), during a marksmanship course at Hector Field, North Dakota. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

A view of tails of parked RF-4C Phantom II aircraft, from the Air National Guard, during Exercise Jack Frost '75

U.S. Air Force female Weapons Handler SGT. Patricia McMerty, SGT. Ellen Rising, and SGT. Merlin Doorheim, all assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, practice weapons loading onto a F-101B Voodoo aircraft, at Hector International Field, North Dakota, for the upcoming William Tell"Weapons Competition to be held at Tyndall, Air Force Base, Florida. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force female Weapons Handler SGT. Patricia McMerty, SGT. Ellen Rising, and SGT. Doreen Thomas, part of the first all female weapons load team assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, practice weapons loading onto a F-101B Voodoo aircraft, at Hector International Field, North Dakota, for the upcoming William Tell"Weapons Competition to be held at Tyndall, Air Force Base, Florida. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force personnel assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, stand on the flight line at Hector Field, North Dakota. From left to right, COL. Alexander P. Macdonald, Brig. GEN. Thornton E."BECK"Becklund, and Allan Eide (rank unknown at the time). MAJ. GEN. Alexander P. Macdonald eventually became the North Dakota Adjutant General. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

An airman cleans one of the military-design vehicles that the Air National Guard (ANG) is acquiring from the Marine Corps. The acquisition and rehabilitation project will save the Air Force about seven million dollars

SMSGT Richard Lowe, an aerospace ground equipment/vehicle technician with the 148th Mobile Communication Squadron, uses the telephone in his office. Lowe is working on an Air National Guard (ANG) vehicle acquisition project that he initiated. The project will save the Air Force about seven million dollars

Marine Corps jeeps parked prior to their acquisition by the Air National Guard (ANG) in an acquisition and rehabilitation project that will save the Air Force about seven million dollars

A left side view of an F-100D Super Sabre aircraft of the 1030th Tactical Fighter Group, Connecticut Air National Guard, parked on the flight line

TSGT Wilkenson and another pararescueman, both of the 129th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group of the Air National Guard, perform a final check on their equipment prior to a practice rescue mission off the coast of California

A sea-to-air right side view of an HH-3 Jolly Green Giant helicopter lowering a rescue line during a practice rescue mission off the coast of California. The helicopter is assigned to the 129th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group of the Air National Guard

TSGT Rick Diaz, an Air Force Audiovisual photographer, takes photographs of a practice rescue mission while he floats in the water. The mission is being conducted by member s of the 129th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group of the Air National Guard

A sea-to-air view of an HH-3 Jolly Green Giant helicopter using a recovery hoist to lift two pararescuemen from the water off the coast of California. The men, from the 129th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group of the Air National Guard, are participating in a practice rescue mission

A left side view of an RC-130 Hercules aircraft on the flightline prior to flying a practice rescue mission off the coast of California. The aircraft is assigned to the 129th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group of the Air National Guard

CPT Boone, from the 129th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group of the Air National Guard, briefs members of his crew prior to beginning a practice rescue in the open ocean

Dr. Norbeck uses a telephone with a radio link-up to communicate with pararescuemen conducting a practice rescue mission off the coast of California. The mission is being conducted by members of the 129th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group of the Air National Guard

A starboard quarter view of a 30-foot long sailboat off the coast of California. The boat is the object of a practice rescue mission being conducted by the 129th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group of the Air National Guard

A pararescueman from the 129th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group of the Air National Guard drops into the ocean off the coast of California during a practice rescue mission

SGT Boyle, a pararescueman with the 129th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group of the Air National Guard, prepares to jump from the troop door of an RC-130 Hercules aircraft during a practice rescue mission off the coast of California

CPT Lyle, a navigator for the 129th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group of the Air National Guard, listens to a pre-flight briefing prior to a practice rescue missile in the open ocean

A sea-to-air view of an HH-3 Jolly Green Giant helicopter, from the 129th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group of the Air National Guard, conducting a pick-up by wire during a practice rescue mission off the coast of California

TSGT Wilkenson waits for a ladder to be put over the side of a boat so he may board to assist an "injured" passenger. He is participating in a practice rescue mission being conducted by the 129th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group of the Air National Guard, off the coast of California

TSGT Wilkenson, of the 129th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group of the Air National Guard, checks spare equipment during a practice rescue mission

A pararescueman from the 129th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group of the Air National Guard drops into the ocean off the coast of California during a practice rescue mission

TSGT Wilkenson, a pararescueman with the 129th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group of the Air National Guard, makes a final check of his equipment prior to a practice rescue mission in the open ocean

A pararescueman from the 129th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group of the Air National Guard climbs into a boat off the coast of California. He parachuted into the water near the boat during a practice rescue mission

A pine tree is stenciled on the fuselage of a California Air National Guard 0-2 aircraft to signify the completion of an observation flight over a forest fire at Big Sur

A right side view of Air Force Reserve C-130 Hercules aircraft and a California Air National Guard 0-2 observation aircraft on the flight line. The aircraft are waiting for the order to fly a mission over a forest fire at Big Sur

AN air-to-air side view of an F-101 Voodoo aircraft in flight. The aircraft is assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Group, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

A right rear view of an F-101 Voodoo aircraft darkened against the sunset sky, taking off. The aircraft is assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Group, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

A left rear view of an F-101 Voodoo aircraft in flight. The aircraft is assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Group, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

A air-to-air underside view of an F-101 Voodoo aircraft banking to the left in flight. The aircraft is assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Group, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

A right front view of F-101 Voodoo aircraft in a line while undergoing general maintenance. The aircraft are assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Squadron, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

A left rear view of an F-101 Voodoo aircraft parked with other F-101s. The aircraft are silhouetted against an afternoon sun. The aircraft are assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Squadron, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

AN air-to-air left front view of an F-101 Voodoo aircraft banking to the left in flight. The wing of another F-101 as seen in the foreground. The aircraft is assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Group, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

A vehicle tows an F-101 Voodoo aircraft from a hangar. The aircraft is assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Squadron, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

AN air-to-air left side view of two F-101 Voodoo aircraft in flight. The aircraft are assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Group, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

A right front view of F-101 Voodoo aircraft in a line while undergoing general maintenance. The aircraft are assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Squadron, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

A left side view of an F-101 Voodoo aircraft banking to the left in flight. The aircraft is assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Group, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

Close-up view of the tails of F-101 Voodoo aircraft parked in a line. The aircraft are assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Squadron, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

A left rear view of an F-101 Voodoo aircraft in flight. The aircraft is assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Group, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

AN air-to-air left side view of two F-101 Voodoo aircraft in flight. The aircraft are assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Group, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

A ground crew chief marshals an F-101 Voodoo aircraft into a parking position. The aircraft is assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Group, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

F-101 Voodoo aircraft pilot leave their aircraft after a mission. The pilots are assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Group, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

An air-to-air left side view of a Puerto Rico Air National Guard A-7D Corsair II aircraft during Exercise Solid Shield '78. The aircraft is armed with Mark 82 500-pound bombs

An air-to-air right side view of two Puerto Rico Air National Guard A-7D Corsair II aircraft in formation during Exercise Solid Shield '78. The aircraft are armed with Mark 82 500-pound bombs

U.S. Air Force maintenance personnel assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, work on the ejection seat in the cockpit of a F-4D Phantom II aircraft. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force weapons load team assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard, pose for a photo with a AIM-9 Sidewinder air-to-air missile, attached to a F-4D Phantom II aircraft, during the 1978 William Tell"Weapons Competition at Tyndall, Air Force Base, Fla. Pictured standing from left to right, TECH. SGT. Gerald Kuehl; STAFF SGT. James Kram; TECH. SGT. Phillip Poe and kneeling STAFF SGT. Gene Henderson. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

Radiation Dosimetry SPECIALIST Rachel Rodriguiz evaluates the density of dosimeter film in the Occupational and Environmental Health Laboratory. Rodriguiz is responsible for reading all Air Force, Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve film badges

Active duty personnel from the Strategic Air Command's 509th Bombardment Wing and New Hampshire Air National Guard run to their aircraft during an alert

A photographer watches from the back seat of a 199th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Hawaii Air National Guard, F-4 Phantom II aircraft as it approaches the refueling boom of a 161st Air Refueling Group KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft

An air to air left side view of a 199th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Hawaii Air National Guard, F-4 Phantom II aircraft

An Air National Guard boom operator aboard a 161st Air Refueling Group KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft computes the amount of fuel necessary for an aerial refueling mission

A view from the cockpit of a 199th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Hawaii Air National Guard, F-4 Phantom II aircraft as two other F-4s form up near a 161st Air Refueling Group KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft for aerial refueling

An air-to-air left side view of an F-4E Phantom II aircraft from the 347th Tactical Fighter Wing in formation with two Air National Guard A-7D Corsair II aircraft. The aircraft are participating in U.S. Southern Command canal defense Exercise Black Fury II. Units of the Army, Navy and Air Force are taking part in the exercise

A member of the Hawaii Air National Guard checks his life support equipment before a flight

Ground crewman pack a drogue chute into the tail of a Hawaii Air National guard F-4C Phantom II aircraft

A Hawaii Air National Guard F-4C Phantom II aircraft deploys a drogue chute during a landing

A Hawaii Air National Guard ground crewman prepares an aircraft for take off

Members of the Hawaii Air National Guard attach a fuel hose to an aircraft

A ground crewman prepares to refuel a Hawaii Air National Guard F-4C Phantom II aircraft

Four Connecticut Air National Guard A-10A Thunderbolt II aircraft fly in formation

Four Connecticut Air National Guard A-10A Thunderbolt II aircraft fly in formation

Four Connecticut Air National Guard A-10A Thunderbolt II aircraft fly in formation

Four Connecticut Air National Guard A-10A Thunderbolt II aircraft fly in formation

An air-to-air right side view of a Connecticut Air National Guard A-10A Thunderbolt II aircraft fly in formation