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Pioneer Historic Byway - Interpretive Sign at Bear River Massacre Site: "Attack at Bia Ogoi"

Pioneer Historic Byway - Interpretive Sign at Bear River Massacre Site: "Attack at Bia Ogoi"

A US Air Force (USAF) 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS) HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter kicks up dust while departing a landing zone during a Combat Search And Rescue (CSAR) exercise. The exercise sharpens the skills of CSAR teams deployed to Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A US Air Force (USAF) 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS) HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter kicks up dust while departing a landing zone during a Combat Search And Rescue (CSAR) exercise. The exercise sharpens the skills of CSAR teams deployed to Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A US Air Force (USAF) 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS) HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter performs a low- level aerial reconnaissance of a landing zone during a Combat Search And Rescue (CSAR) exercise. The exercise sharpens the skills of CSAR teams deployed to Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A US Air Force (USAF) 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS) HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter performs a low- level aerial reconnaissance of a landing zone during a Combat Search And Rescue (CSAR) exercise. The exercise sharpens the skills of CSAR teams deployed to Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Two US Air Force (USAF) Pararescuemen from the 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS), practice a tandem live hoist onto an HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter during a Combat Search And Rescue (CSAR) exercise. The exercise sharpens the skills of CSAR teams deployed to Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Two US Air Force (USAF) Pararescuemen from the 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS), practice a tandem live hoist onto an HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter during a Combat Search And Rescue (CSAR) exercise. The exercise sharpens the skills of CSAR teams deployed to Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Secretary of Defense (SECDEF) Donald H. Rumsfeld greets US Air Force (USAF) Captain (CAPT) Miki Gilloon, from the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG) Public Affairs (PA) office, at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Secretary of Defense (SECDEF) Donald H. Rumsfeld greets US Air Force (USAF) Captain (CAPT) Miki Gilloon, from the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG) Public Affairs (PA) office, at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A US Air Force (USAF) 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS) Pararescueman fast- ropes to the ground from an HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter during a Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) exercise at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A US Air Force (USAF) 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS) Pararescueman fast- ropes to the ground from an HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter during a Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) exercise at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) MASTER Sergeant (MSGT) Abdon Padilla, a Combat Camera videographer deployed to Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), from Lackland Air Force Base (AFB), Texas (TX), documents an HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter during a Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) exercise, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) MASTER Sergeant (MSGT) Abdon Padilla, a Combat Camera videographer deployed to Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), from Lackland Air Force Base (AFB), Texas (TX), documents an HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter during a Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) exercise, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Two US Air Force (USAF) Pararescuemen from the 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS), practice a tandem live hoist onto an HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter during a Combat Search And Rescue (CSAR) exercise. The exercise sharpens the skills of CSAR teams deployed to Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Two US Air Force (USAF) Pararescuemen from the 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS), practice a tandem live hoist onto an HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter during a Combat Search And Rescue (CSAR) exercise. The exercise sharpens the skills of CSAR teams deployed to Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A US Air Force (USAF) 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS) Pararescueman fast- ropes to the ground from an HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter during a Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) exercise at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A US Air Force (USAF) 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS) Pararescueman fast- ropes to the ground from an HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter during a Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) exercise at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) MASTER Sergeant (MSGT) Abdon Padilla, a Combat Camera videographer deployed to Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), from Lackland Air Force Base (AFB), Texas (TX), documents a Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) exercise, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) MASTER Sergeant (MSGT) Abdon Padilla, a Combat Camera videographer deployed to Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), from Lackland Air Force Base (AFB), Texas (TX), documents a Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) exercise, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A US Air Force (USAF) 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS) HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter approaches a landing zone during a Combat Search And Rescue (CSAR) exercise. The exercise hones the skills of CSAR teams deployed to Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A US Air Force (USAF) 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS) HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter approaches a landing zone during a Combat Search And Rescue (CSAR) exercise. The exercise hones the skills of CSAR teams deployed to Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Pararescuemen from the 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS), practice being lowered from an HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter during a Combat Search And Rescue (CSAR) exercise. The exercise sharpens the skills of CSAR teams deployed to Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Pararescuemen from the 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS), practice being lowered from an HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter during a Combat Search And Rescue (CSAR) exercise. The exercise sharpens the skills of CSAR teams deployed to Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A US Air Force (USAF) 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS) HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter departs a landing zone while a second HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter patrols the airspace during a Combat Search And Rescue (CSAR) exercise. The exercise sharpens the skills of CSAR teams deployed to Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A US Air Force (USAF) 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS) HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter departs a landing zone while a second HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter patrols the airspace during a Combat Search And Rescue (CSAR) exercise. The exercise sharpens the skills of CSAR teams deployed to Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) AIRMAN First Class (A1C) Aaron Downing, deployed from the 100th Security Forces Squadron (SFS), Royal Air Force (RAF) Mildenhall, England (ENG), stands guard after a rainstorm at Dakar International Airport (BIA), Senegal. Downing is deployed to the 398th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), in support of peacekeeping efforts in Liberia

US Air Force (USAF) AIRMAN First Class (A1C) Aaron Downing, deployed from the 100th Security Forces Squadron (SFS), Royal Air Force (RAF) Mildenhall, England (ENG), stands guard after a rainstorm at Dakar International Airport (BIA), Senegal. Downing is deployed to the 398th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), in support of peacekeeping efforts in Liberia

At Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, the men and women of the US Air Force (USAF) 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), assemble for retreat and a Remembrance Ceremony honoring the victims of the terrorist attacks of September 11th, 2001, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

At Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, the men and women of the US Air Force (USAF) 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), assemble for retreat and a Remembrance Ceremony honoring the victims of the terrorist attacks of September 11th, 2001, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Retiring the colors at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, is the US Air Force (USAF) Honor Guard, left to right, SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Ken Whelchel, STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Beth Roe, SSGT Sally Davis and SSGT Tracy Willen, from the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), during a Remembrance Ceremony honoring the victims of the terrorist attacks of September 11th, 2001

Retiring the colors at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, is the US Air Force (USAF) Honor Guard, left to right, SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Ken Whelchel, STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Beth Roe, SSGT Sally Davis and SSGT Tracy Willen, from the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), during a Remembrance Ceremony honoring the victims of the terrorist attacks of September 11th, 2001

At Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, US Air Force (USAF) SENIOR MASTER Sergeant (SMSGT) John Calfa, salutes the flag while personnel assigned to the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), Honor Guard retire the colors during a Remembrance Ceremony honoring the victims of the terrorist attacks of September 11th, 2001

At Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, US Air Force (USAF) SENIOR MASTER Sergeant (SMSGT) John Calfa, salutes the flag while personnel assigned to the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), Honor Guard retire the colors during a Remembrance Ceremony honoring the victims of the terrorist attacks of September 11th, 2001

At the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Baghdad, Iraq, US Air Force (USAF) personnel from the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG) Command STAFF raise an American flag during a memorial service dedicated to those who lost their lives September 11th, 2001

At the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Baghdad, Iraq, US Air Force (USAF) personnel from the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG) Command STAFF raise an American flag during a memorial service dedicated to those who lost their lives September 11th, 2001

At the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Baghdad, Iraq, US Air Force (USAF) personnel from the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG) Command STAFF raise an American flag during a memorial service dedicated to those who lost their lives September 11th, 2001

At the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Baghdad, Iraq, US Air Force (USAF) personnel from the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG) Command STAFF raise an American flag during a memorial service dedicated to those who lost their lives September 11th, 2001

Two US Air Force (USAF) HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopters assigned to the 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS), take-off at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Two US Air Force (USAF) HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopters assigned to the 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS), take-off at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) MASTER Sergeant (MSGT) Jeff Baker, with the 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS) as a Pararescueman, glides into the landing point at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), as he successfully completes his final jump prior to retirement after 27 years of service, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) MASTER Sergeant (MSGT) Jeff Baker, with the 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS) as a Pararescueman, glides into the landing point at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), as he successfully completes his final jump prior to retirement after 27 years of service, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) CHIEF MASTER Sergeant (CMSGT) Tim Malloy assigned to the 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS) as a Pararescueman, packs away his chute at the landing point at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), as he successfully completes his final jump prior to retirement after 27 years of service, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) CHIEF MASTER Sergeant (CMSGT) Tim Malloy assigned to the 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron (ERS) as a Pararescueman, packs away his chute at the landing point at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), as he successfully completes his final jump prior to retirement after 27 years of service, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Maria Gunther of the 786th Communications Squadron (CS), says hello to one of the 18 Iraqi children flown in from Baghdad International Airport (BIA), for medical care from hospitals throughout Rheinland-Pfalz, DEU

US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Maria Gunther of the 786th Communications Squadron (CS), says hello to one of the 18 Iraqi children flown in from Baghdad International Airport (BIA), for medical care from hospitals throughout Rheinland-Pfalz, DEU

US Air Force (USAF) Brigadier General (BGEN) Erwin F. Lessel III, the 86th Airlift Wing (AW) Commander, at Ramstein Air Base (AB), Germany (DEU), gives a coin to Maraim, 4, one of the 18 Iraqi children flown in from Baghdad International Airport (BIA), for medical care from hospitals throughout Rheinland-Pfalz, DEU

US Air Force (USAF) Brigadier General (BGEN) Erwin F. Lessel III, the 86th Airlift Wing (AW) Commander, at Ramstein Air Base (AB), Germany (DEU), gives a coin to Maraim, 4, one of the 18 Iraqi children flown in from Baghdad International Airport (BIA), for medical care from hospitals throughout Rheinland-Pfalz, DEU

The trucks of the Red Tail convoys gather at a cargo delivery area, on Tallil Air Base (AB), Iraq (IRQ) to deliver provisions to Kirkuk Air Base (AB) and Baghdad International Airport (BIA) in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

The trucks of the Red Tail convoys gather at a cargo delivery area, on Tallil Air Base (AB), Iraq (IRQ) to deliver provisions to Kirkuk Air Base (AB) and Baghdad International Airport (BIA) in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Secretary of Commerce the honorable Don Evans discusses the new Iraqi Dinar during an interview with FOX media. The event was held in a Baghdad Airport (BIA) warehouse holding millions of new dinar currency

US Secretary of Commerce the honorable Don Evans discusses the new Iraqi Dinar during an interview with FOX media. The event was held in a Baghdad Airport (BIA) warehouse holding millions of new dinar currency

US Air Force (USAF) Captain (CAPT) Dee Dee Vasquez leads a group of "Tops in Blue" performers into a crowd during a performance at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Captain (CAPT) Dee Dee Vasquez leads a group of "Tops in Blue" performers into a crowd during a performance at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) group "Tops in Blue" performs for the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG) at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) group "Tops in Blue" performs for the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG) at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

An old Iraqi Airways Russian made jet sits on the tarmac near the main terminal to Baghdad International Airport (BIA)

An old Iraqi Airways Russian made jet sits on the tarmac near the main terminal to Baghdad International Airport (BIA)

The main sign at the Basra International Airport (BIA) in Iraq (IRQ), during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

The main sign at the Basra International Airport (BIA) in Iraq (IRQ), during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A coalition New Zealand Air Force (NZAF) C-130 Hercules cargo aircraft is fueled by a US Air Force (USAF) Petroleum, Oils and Lubricants (POL) troop, at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

A coalition New Zealand Air Force (NZAF) C-130 Hercules cargo aircraft is fueled by a US Air Force (USAF) Petroleum, Oils and Lubricants (POL) troop, at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Air Control Squadron (EACS) Surveillance Technicians maintain antennas on Camp Griffin at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Air Control Squadron (EACS) Surveillance Technicians maintain antennas on Camp Griffin at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) AIRMAN First Class (A1C) Lawrence Genova, right and A1C Joshua Serna, with the 447th Expeditionary Air Control Squadron (EACS), Electrical Power Production, refuel a generator on Camp Griffin at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) AIRMAN First Class (A1C) Lawrence Genova, right and A1C Joshua Serna, with the 447th Expeditionary Air Control Squadron (EACS), Electrical Power Production, refuel a generator on Camp Griffin at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) AIRMAN First Class (A1C) Elizabeth Cordell, left and SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Richard Robbins, from the 447th Expeditionary Air Control Squadron (EACS), maintain antennas on Camp Griffin at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) AIRMAN First Class (A1C) Elizabeth Cordell, left and SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Richard Robbins, from the 447th Expeditionary Air Control Squadron (EACS), maintain antennas on Camp Griffin at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Air Control Squadron (EACS) Surveillance Technicians maintain antennas on Camp Griffin at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Air Control Squadron (EACS) Surveillance Technicians maintain antennas on Camp Griffin at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Cameron Hess and AIRMAN First Class (A1C) David Eiler, left, with the 447th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron (ECES), Airfield Lighting Electricians, maintain runway lights for all of Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Cameron Hess and AIRMAN First Class (A1C) David Eiler, left, with the 447th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron (ECES), Airfield Lighting Electricians, maintain runway lights for all of Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Cameron Hess and AIRMAN First Class (A1C) David Eiler, left, with the 447th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron (ECES), Airfield Lighting Electricians, maintain runway lights for all of Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Cameron Hess and AIRMAN First Class (A1C) David Eiler, left, with the 447th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron (ECES), Airfield Lighting Electricians, maintain runway lights for all of Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) AIRMAN First Class (A1C) David Eiler, left and Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Cameron Hess, with the 447th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron (ECES), Airfield Lighting Electricians, maintain runway lights for all of Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) AIRMAN First Class (A1C) David Eiler, left and Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Cameron Hess, with the 447th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron (ECES), Airfield Lighting Electricians, maintain runway lights for all of Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Airmen of the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), stationed at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), enjoy a game of volleyball during Sports Day in Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Airmen of the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), stationed at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), enjoy a game of volleyball during Sports Day in Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Airmen of the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), stationed at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), enjoy a game of basketball during Sports Day in Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Airmen of the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), stationed at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), enjoy a game of basketball during Sports Day in Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Glen Primero, performs 85-push-ups as his teammate STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Stacy Pearsall cheers him on during the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG) Sports Day at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Glen Primero, performs 85-push-ups as his teammate STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Stacy Pearsall cheers him on during the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG) Sports Day at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Glen Primero, Primero displays his volleyball prowess during the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG) Sports Day at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Glen Primero, Primero displays his volleyball prowess during the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG) Sports Day at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Airmen of the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), stationed at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), enjoy a game of volleyball during Sports Day in Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Airmen of the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), stationed at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), enjoy a game of volleyball during Sports Day in Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Mark Sauerwald, with the 447th Expeditionary Logistical Readiness Squadron (ELRS), a Special Purpose Vehicle Mechanic, grinds a steel plate to be fitted onto a 5-ton truck for armor protection at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Mark Sauerwald, with the 447th Expeditionary Logistical Readiness Squadron (ELRS), a Special Purpose Vehicle Mechanic, grinds a steel plate to be fitted onto a 5-ton truck for armor protection at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Michael Batres, with the 447th Expeditionary Logistical Readiness Squadron (ELRS), a Special Purpose Vehicle Mechanic, carefully welds a steel plate for a 5-ton truck as armor protection, at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Michael Batres, with the 447th Expeditionary Logistical Readiness Squadron (ELRS), a Special Purpose Vehicle Mechanic, carefully welds a steel plate for a 5-ton truck as armor protection, at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Mark Sauerwald, with the 447th Expeditionary Logistical Readiness Squadron (ELRS), a Special Purpose Vehicle Mechanic, grinds a steel plate to be fitted onto a 5-ton truck for armor protection at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Mark Sauerwald, with the 447th Expeditionary Logistical Readiness Squadron (ELRS), a Special Purpose Vehicle Mechanic, grinds a steel plate to be fitted onto a 5-ton truck for armor protection at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Mark Sauerwald, with the 447th Expeditionary Logistical Readiness Squadron (ELRS), a Special Purpose Vehicle Mechanic, grinds a steel plate to be fitted onto a 5-ton truck for armor protection at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Mark Sauerwald, with the 447th Expeditionary Logistical Readiness Squadron (ELRS), a Special Purpose Vehicle Mechanic, grinds a steel plate to be fitted onto a 5-ton truck for armor protection at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Michael Batres, with the 447th Expeditionary Logistical Readiness Squadron (ELRS), a Special Purpose Vehicle Mechanic, carefully measures a steel plate for a 5-ton truck as armor protection, at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Michael Batres, with the 447th Expeditionary Logistical Readiness Squadron (ELRS), a Special Purpose Vehicle Mechanic, carefully measures a steel plate for a 5-ton truck as armor protection, at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Michael Batres, left and AIRMAN First Class (A1C) Michael Davis, with the 447th Expeditionary Logistical Readiness Squadron (ELRS), both Special Purpose Vehicle Mechanics, carefully weld steel plates for a 5-ton truck as armor protection, at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Michael Batres, left and AIRMAN First Class (A1C) Michael Davis, with the 447th Expeditionary Logistical Readiness Squadron (ELRS), both Special Purpose Vehicle Mechanics, carefully weld steel plates for a 5-ton truck as armor protection, at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Left to right, US Air Force (USAF) Major (MAJ) Tamara Rogers, US Army (USA) Private First Class (PFC) Randy Zarate, USAF SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Nathan Morningstar, and AIRMAN First Class (A1C) Randy Ellis, stand victoriously following a bench press competition at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Left to right, US Air Force (USAF) Major (MAJ) Tamara Rogers, US Army (USA) Private First Class (PFC) Randy Zarate, USAF SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Nathan Morningstar, and AIRMAN First Class (A1C) Randy Ellis, stand victoriously following a bench press competition at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Austrailian military personnel from the Australian Air Control Tower Detachmet, Task Unit 633.4.2 celebrate the One Hundred Thousand aircraft to move through Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Austrailian military personnel from the Australian Air Control Tower Detachmet, Task Unit 633.4.2 celebrate the One Hundred Thousand aircraft to move through Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Army (USA) Private First Class (PFC) Randy Zarate, with the 297th Transportation Brigade (TB), presses his way to victory in a bench press competition at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Army (USA) Private First Class (PFC) Randy Zarate, with the 297th Transportation Brigade (TB), presses his way to victory in a bench press competition at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

As a US Army (USA) UH-60Q Black Hawk Medical Evacuation (MEDEVAC) helicopter approaches, personnel from the Australian Air Control Tower Detachmet, Task Unit 633.4.2 celebrate the One Hundred Thousand aircraft to move through Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

As a US Army (USA) UH-60Q Black Hawk Medical Evacuation (MEDEVAC) helicopter approaches, personnel from the Australian Air Control Tower Detachmet, Task Unit 633.4.2 celebrate the One Hundred Thousand aircraft to move through Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Austrailian military personnel from the Australian Air Control Tower Detachmet, Task Unit 633.4.2 celebrate the One Hundred Thousand aircraft to move through Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

Austrailian military personnel from the Australian Air Control Tower Detachmet, Task Unit 633.4.2 celebrate the One Hundred Thousand aircraft to move through Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Major (MAJ) Tamara Rogers, the 447th Expeditionary Services Squadron (ESS) Commander, bench presses her way to victory in the women's category for the bench press competition at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Major (MAJ) Tamara Rogers, the 447th Expeditionary Services Squadron (ESS) Commander, bench presses her way to victory in the women's category for the bench press competition at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

New fitness equipment sits outside a new fitness center where it will soon to be installed, at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM

New fitness equipment sits outside a new fitness center where it will soon to be installed, at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Robert Gonzalez, with the 447th Expeditionary Services Squadron (ESS), tries out new fitness equipment in the new fitness center at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Robert Gonzalez, with the 447th Expeditionary Services Squadron (ESS), tries out new fitness equipment in the new fitness center at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq, in support of OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron (ECES), Utility Systems Specialists install a grinder on newly installed portable latrines at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron (ECES), Utility Systems Specialists install a grinder on newly installed portable latrines at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Air Traffic Controller (ATC), SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Philip Fox, left, 447th Air Expeditionary Operations (AEO), manages the air traffic flow through Baghdad International Airport (BIA), using a TPN 19 radar system, Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operataion IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Air Traffic Controller (ATC), SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Philip Fox, left, 447th Air Expeditionary Operations (AEO), manages the air traffic flow through Baghdad International Airport (BIA), using a TPN 19 radar system, Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operataion IRAQI FREEDOM

US Congresswoman the honorable Candice S. Miller, right, Republican for Michigan (MI), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, talks with US Army (USA) Private First Class (PFC) Nicolas Luchenbill, left, with the 141st Signal Battalion (SB), Company B and SPECIALIST (SPC) Luigi Magnanti, A Company, 1-13 Armored Regiment over dinner at the Bob Hope Dining Facility, at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Congresswoman the honorable Candice S. Miller, right, Republican for Michigan (MI), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, talks with US Army (USA) Private First Class (PFC) Nicolas Luchenbill, left, with the 141st Signal Battalion (SB), Company B and SPECIALIST (SPC) Luigi Magnanti, A Company, 1-13 Armored Regiment over dinner at the Bob Hope Dining Facility, at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Congressman the honorable Kurt Weldon, Republican for Pennslyvania (PA), Vice Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, talks with US Army (USA) Lieutenant Colonel (LCOL) Alfonso Franqui of the 1ST Armored Division, during a Congressional visit to the Bob Hope Dining Facility, Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Congressman the honorable Kurt Weldon, Republican for Pennslyvania (PA), Vice Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, talks with US Army (USA) Lieutenant Colonel (LCOL) Alfonso Franqui of the 1ST Armored Division, during a Congressional visit to the Bob Hope Dining Facility, Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Ernesto Figueroa with the 7th Expeditionary Communications Squadron (CS), works on the Main Distributions Frame installing phone lines at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Ernesto Figueroa with the 7th Expeditionary Communications Squadron (CS), works on the Main Distributions Frame installing phone lines at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Nathan Haley, left and SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Kenneth Merkel perform a Preventative Maintenance Inspection (PMI) on the Basic Access Modules System (BAMS), on the Main Distributions Frame at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Nathan Haley, left and SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Kenneth Merkel perform a Preventative Maintenance Inspection (PMI) on the Basic Access Modules System (BAMS), on the Main Distributions Frame at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Nathan Haley, left and SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Kenneth Merkel perform a Preventative Maintenance Inspection (PMI) on the Basic Access Modules System (BAMS), on the Main Distributions Frame at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Nathan Haley, left and SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Kenneth Merkel perform a Preventative Maintenance Inspection (PMI) on the Basic Access Modules System (BAMS), on the Main Distributions Frame at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) William Thompson III, a Guidance Control SPECIALIST and SSGT Raquel Ferrel, both C-5 Galaxy aircraft Crew Chiefs with the 447th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron (AMXS), review an avionics maintenance Technical Order (TO) at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) William Thompson III, a Guidance Control SPECIALIST and SSGT Raquel Ferrel, both C-5 Galaxy aircraft Crew Chiefs with the 447th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron (AMXS), review an avionics maintenance Technical Order (TO) at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Congressman the honorable Solomon Ortiz, Democrat for Texas (TX), talks with US Army (USA) Sergeant Major (SGMAJ) Robert Negaard, with the 493rd Engineer Group (EG), 1ST Armored Division, during a Congressional visit to the Bob Hope Dining Facility, Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Congressman the honorable Solomon Ortiz, Democrat for Texas (TX), talks with US Army (USA) Sergeant Major (SGMAJ) Robert Negaard, with the 493rd Engineer Group (EG), 1ST Armored Division, during a Congressional visit to the Bob Hope Dining Facility, Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Kenneth Merkel performs a Preventative Maintenance Inspection (PMI) on the Basic Access Modules System (BAMS), on the Main Distributions Frame at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Kenneth Merkel performs a Preventative Maintenance Inspection (PMI) on the Basic Access Modules System (BAMS), on the Main Distributions Frame at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Major (MAJ) Jon Petruzzi, left, the 447th Expeditionary Communications Squadron (ECS) Commander and STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Jason Bulgin, a Cable Antenna Maintenance SPECIALIST, climb to the top of a 120-ft tall radio tower at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Major (MAJ) Jon Petruzzi, left, the 447th Expeditionary Communications Squadron (ECS) Commander and STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Jason Bulgin, a Cable Antenna Maintenance SPECIALIST, climb to the top of a 120-ft tall radio tower at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) SSGT Raquel Ferrel, a C-5 Galaxy aircraft Crew CHIEF with the 447th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron (AMXS), reviews an avionics maintenance Technical Order (TO) at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) SSGT Raquel Ferrel, a C-5 Galaxy aircraft Crew CHIEF with the 447th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron (AMXS), reviews an avionics maintenance Technical Order (TO) at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Air Traffic Controller (ATC), SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Albert Tooker, 447th Air Expeditionary Operations (AEO), manages the air traffic flow through Baghdad International Airport (BIA), using a TPN 19 radar system, Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operataion IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Air Traffic Controller (ATC), SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Albert Tooker, 447th Air Expeditionary Operations (AEO), manages the air traffic flow through Baghdad International Airport (BIA), using a TPN 19 radar system, Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operataion IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Kenneth Merkel performs a Preventative Maintenance Inspection (PMI) on the Basic Access Modules System (BAMS), on the Main Distributions Frame at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Kenneth Merkel performs a Preventative Maintenance Inspection (PMI) on the Basic Access Modules System (BAMS), on the Main Distributions Frame at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Mikhail Testa of the 447th Expeditionary Communications Squadron (ECS) replaces a Motorla Land Mobile Radio (LMR) base station at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Mikhail Testa of the 447th Expeditionary Communications Squadron (ECS) replaces a Motorla Land Mobile Radio (LMR) base station at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Army (USA) Soldiers attached to the 328th Personnel Service Battallion (PSB) sleep while they wait for their flights in the Passenger Terminal (PAX) at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Army (USA) Soldiers attached to the 328th Personnel Service Battallion (PSB) sleep while they wait for their flights in the Passenger Terminal (PAX) at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Michael Doherty assigned to the 447th Expeditionary Communications Squadron (ECS), performs a weekly preventive maintenance inspection on the Whelen Giant Voice base public address system utilized during attacks and emergency response situations at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Michael Doherty assigned to the 447th Expeditionary Communications Squadron (ECS), performs a weekly preventive maintenance inspection on the Whelen Giant Voice base public address system utilized during attacks and emergency response situations at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US House Representative Nancy Pelosi Democrat of California (CA), visits with US Army (USA) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Andy Frost and SPECIALIST (SPC) Caesar Urquiza from CA, in the Bob Hope Dining Facility near Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), part of a Congressional Delegation during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US House Representative Nancy Pelosi Democrat of California (CA), visits with US Army (USA) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Andy Frost and SPECIALIST (SPC) Caesar Urquiza from CA, in the Bob Hope Dining Facility near Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), part of a Congressional Delegation during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Michael Doherty assigned to the 447th Expeditionary Communications Squadron (ECS), performs a weekly preventive maintenance inspection on the Whelen Giant Voice base public address system utilized during attacks and emergency response situations at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Michael Doherty assigned to the 447th Expeditionary Communications Squadron (ECS), performs a weekly preventive maintenance inspection on the Whelen Giant Voice base public address system utilized during attacks and emergency response situations at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

The Passenger Terminal at Baghdad International Airport (BIA) is the filtering point for all flights in and out of Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

The Passenger Terminal at Baghdad International Airport (BIA) is the filtering point for all flights in and out of Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Michael Doherty assigned to the 447th Expeditionary Communications Squadron (ECS), performs a weekly preventive maintenance inspection on the Whelen Giant Voice base public address system utilized during attacks and emergency response situations at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Michael Doherty assigned to the 447th Expeditionary Communications Squadron (ECS), performs a weekly preventive maintenance inspection on the Whelen Giant Voice base public address system utilized during attacks and emergency response situations at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US House Representative Robin Hayes Democrat of North Carolina (NC), visits with Soldiers from SC, at the Bob Hope Dining Facility near Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), part of a Congressional Delegation during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. From left to right are Private (PVT) Santoria Harris, SPECIALIST (SPC) Jon Richardson, Representative Robin Hayes, STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) James Stinson and MASTER Sergeant (MSGT) Vince Hosch

US House Representative Robin Hayes Democrat of North Carolina (NC), visits with Soldiers from SC, at the Bob Hope Dining Facility near Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), part of a Congressional Delegation during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. From left to right are Private (PVT) Santoria Harris, SPECIALIST (SPC) Jon Richardson, Representative Robin Hayes, STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) James Stinson and MASTER Sergeant (MSGT) Vince Hosch

US Army (USA) Soldiers attached to the 328th Personnel Service Battallion (PSB) sleep while they wait for their flights in the Passenger Terminal (PAX) at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Army (USA) Soldiers attached to the 328th Personnel Service Battallion (PSB) sleep while they wait for their flights in the Passenger Terminal (PAX) at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron (ECES) Heavy Equipment Operators fortify the main entry control point at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron (ECES) Heavy Equipment Operators fortify the main entry control point at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron (ESFS), personnel check identification papers at a main entry control point at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron (ESFS), personnel check identification papers at a main entry control point at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

The US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Readiness Squadron (ELRS), Aerial Port Specialists load cargo pallets onboard a C-130 Hercules cargo plane at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

The US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Readiness Squadron (ELRS), Aerial Port Specialists load cargo pallets onboard a C-130 Hercules cargo plane at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

The US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Readiness Squadron (ELRS), Aerial Port Specialists prepare to load cargo pallets onboard a C-130 Hercules cargo plane at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

The US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Readiness Squadron (ELRS), Aerial Port Specialists prepare to load cargo pallets onboard a C-130 Hercules cargo plane at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Colonel (COL) Robert G. Schultz, the new commander of the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), is interviewed at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Colonel (COL) Robert G. Schultz, the new commander of the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), is interviewed at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Colonel (COL) Robert G. Schultz, the new commander of the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), prepares for an interview at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Colonel (COL) Robert G. Schultz, the new commander of the 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), prepares for an interview at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

The US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Readiness Squadron (ELRS), Aerial Port Specialists load cargo pallets onboard a C-130 Hercules cargo plane at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), using a TREX Rough Terrain Materials Handler (RTMH) truck, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

The US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Readiness Squadron (ELRS), Aerial Port Specialists load cargo pallets onboard a C-130 Hercules cargo plane at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), using a TREX Rough Terrain Materials Handler (RTMH) truck, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

The US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Readiness Squadron (ELRS), Aerial Port Specialists load cargo pallets onboard a C-130 Hercules cargo plane at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

The US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Readiness Squadron (ELRS), Aerial Port Specialists load cargo pallets onboard a C-130 Hercules cargo plane at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

The US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron (ECES) Heavy Equipment Operators use their crain to lower a radar unit for the 447th Expeditionary Air Control Squadron (EACS) at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

The US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron (ECES) Heavy Equipment Operators use their crain to lower a radar unit for the 447th Expeditionary Air Control Squadron (EACS) at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) personnel with the 447th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron (ECES) disassembles the 447th Expeditionary Services Squadron (ESS) clamshell tent recreation center at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) personnel with the 447th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron (ECES) disassembles the 447th Expeditionary Services Squadron (ESS) clamshell tent recreation center at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron (ECES) disassembles the 447th Expeditionary Services Squadron (ESS) clamshell tent recreation center at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron (ECES) disassembles the 447th Expeditionary Services Squadron (ESS) clamshell tent recreation center at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

The US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Readiness Squadron (ELRS), Fuel Specialists refuel a Russian Antonov An-12 Military Transport Aircraft (MTA) at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

The US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Readiness Squadron (ELRS), Fuel Specialists refuel a Russian Antonov An-12 Military Transport Aircraft (MTA) at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron (ESFS) M-4 Assault Rifles sit on a shelf at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) 447th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron (ESFS) M-4 Assault Rifles sit on a shelf at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Joshua Jasso documents the 447th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron (ESFS) patrolling the area surrounding Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. (SUBSTANDARD)

US Air Force (USAF) SENIOR AIRMAN (SRA) Joshua Jasso documents the 447th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron (ESFS) patrolling the area surrounding Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Iraq (IRQ), in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. (SUBSTANDARD)

US Air Force (USAF) personnel from the 447th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron (ESFS) form up for "Guard Mount" at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), where Security Forces personnel are deployed in support Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. (SUBSTANDARD)

US Air Force (USAF) personnel from the 447th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron (ESFS) form up for "Guard Mount" at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), where Security Forces personnel are deployed in support Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. (SUBSTANDARD)

US Air Force (USAF) personnel from the 447th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron (ESFS) form up for "Guard Mount" at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), where Security Forces personnel are deployed in support Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. (SUBSTANDARD)

US Air Force (USAF) personnel from the 447th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron (ESFS) form up for "Guard Mount" at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), where Security Forces personnel are deployed in support Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. (SUBSTANDARD)

US Air Force (USAF) personnel from the 447th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron (ESFS) form up for "Guard Mount" where they carefully check their Colt 5.56mm M16A2 Assault Rifles at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA). Security Forces personnel are deployed at the BIA in support Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) personnel from the 447th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron (ESFS) form up for "Guard Mount" where they carefully check their Colt 5.56mm M16A2 Assault Rifles at the Baghdad International Airport (BIA). Security Forces personnel are deployed at the BIA in support Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) personnel from the 447th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron (ESFS) sign out weapons from an armory at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Security Forces personnel are deployed to Iraq (IRQ) to support Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. (SUBSTANDARD)

US Air Force (USAF) personnel from the 447th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron (ESFS) sign out weapons from an armory at Baghdad International Airport (BIA), Security Forces personnel are deployed to Iraq (IRQ) to support Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. (SUBSTANDARD)

US Air Force (USAF) personnel from the 447th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron (ESFS) control entry points at Baghdad International Airport (BIA). Security Forces personnel are deployed to Iraq (IRQ) in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. (SUBSTANDARD)

US Air Force (USAF) personnel from the 447th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron (ESFS) control entry points at Baghdad International Airport (BIA). Security Forces personnel are deployed to Iraq (IRQ) in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. (SUBSTANDARD)