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A wing job controller sets his ham radio. The controller, assigned to the 513rd Field Maintenance Squadron, is the only licensed U.S. Air Force ham operator in the United Kingdom

A wing job controller sets his ham radio. The controller, assigned to ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Raf Mildenhall Country: Great Britain / England (GBR) Scene Camera Operator: A1C Vicki Floyd Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military... more

U.S. Air Force officers are being briefed before an actual meeting during a joint tactical information distribution system (JTIDS) training exercise

U.S. Air Force officers are being briefed before an actual meeting dur...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hurlburt Field State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT William B. Belcher Release Status: Releas... more

U.S. Air Force officers monitor radar consoles in a control and reporting center during a joint tactical information distribution system (JTIDS) training exercise

U.S. Air Force officers monitor radar consoles in a control and report...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hurlburt Field State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT William B. Belcher Release Status: Releas... more

U.S. Air Force officers work with their consoles aboard an E-3A Sentry aircraft in flight during a joint tactical information distribution system (JTIDS) training exercise

U.S. Air Force officers work with their consoles aboard an E-3A Sentry...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Eglin Air Force Base State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT William B. Belcher Release Status: ... more

U.S. Air Force officers monitor radar consoles aboard an NKC-135 Stratotanker aircraft in flight during a joint tactical information system (JTIDS) training exercise

U.S. Air Force officers monitor radar consoles aboard an NKC-135 Strat...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hurlburt Field State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT William B. Belcher Release Status: Releas... more

U.S. Air Force officers work with their consoles aboard an E-3A Sentry aircraft in flight during a joint tactical information distribution system (JTIDS) training exercise

U.S. Air Force officers work with their consoles aboard an E-3A Sentry...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Eglin Air Force Base State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT William B. Belcher Release Status: ... more

A U.S. Air Force orthopedic technician puts a protective sock over a patient's leg cast

A U.S. Air Force orthopedic technician puts a protective sock over a p...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Raf Lakenheath State: East Anglia Country: England / Great Britain (ENG) Scene Camera Operator: A1C Scott Boyer Release Status: Released to Publ... more

A Royal Air Force pilot helps a U.S. Air Force pilot climb into an aircraft during an RAF visit to the base

A Royal Air Force pilot helps a U.S. Air Force pilot climb into an air...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Spangdahlem Air Base State: Rheinland-Pfalz Country: Deutschland / Germany (DEU) Scene Camera Operator: SGT George Wendt Release Status: Release... more

United States Air Force and RAAF personnel feed baby kangaroos during exercise Pacific Consort

United States Air Force and RAAF personnel feed baby kangaroos during ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PACIFIC CONSORT Base: Raaf Williamstown Country: Australia (AUS) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Bertram Mau Release Status: Rel... more

United States Air Force and RAAF personnel watch a baby kangaroo during exercise Pacific Consort

United States Air Force and RAAF personnel watch a baby kangaroo durin...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PACIFIC CONSORT Base: Raaf Williamstown Country: Australia (AUS) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Bertram Mau Release Status: Rel... more

COL Stanton R. Musser, USAF (uncovered)

COL Stanton R. Musser, USAF (uncovered)

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

U.S. Air Force personnel test the eyesight of villagers during disaster relief exercise ATX-80

U.S. Air Force personnel test the eyesight of villagers during disaste...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: ATX-80 Country: Argentina (ARG) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT. Viada Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servi... more

MAJ William McClintock, commander, 606th Tactical Control Squadron (TCS), escorts LGEN Benjamin N. Bellis, vice commander in chief, U.S. Air Force Europe, through a radar site during Oksboel '80, a NATO exercise for familiarization with flying operations outside the United States and to practice reinforcing United States and allied forces

MAJ William McClintock, commander, 606th Tactical Control Squadron (TC...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Stenbjerg Country: Denmark (DNK) Scene Camera Operator: SRA Paul G. Robinson Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital... more

U.S. Air Force women stand during a National Women's Week Retreat Ceremony at Tempelhof Central Airport

U.S. Air Force women stand during a National Women's Week Retreat Cere...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: West Berlin Country: Deutschland / Germany (DEU) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT George Carlin Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military S... more

A member of U.S. Air Force 317th Combat Control Team in chemical warfare gear during exercise Reforger/Autumn Forge 1980. Autumn Forge is a reserve airdrop and associated ground movements taking place both here and in Germany and involving mostly U.S. and British troops and equipment

A member of U.S. Air Force 317th Combat Control Team in chemical warfa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: REFORGER/AUTUMN FORGE 1980 Base: Arnhem State: Gelderland Country: Netherlands / Holland (NLD) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT B... more

Children stand nearby as members of the U.S. Air Force 317th Combat Control Team participate in bridge operations during exercise Reforger/Autumn Forge 1980. Autumn Forge is a reserve airdrop and associated ground movements taking place both here and in Germany and involving mostly U.S. and British troops and equipment

Children stand nearby as members of the U.S. Air Force 317th Combat Co...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: REFORGER/AUTUMN FORGE 1980 Base: Arnhem State: Gelderland Country: Netherlands / Holland (NLD) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT B... more

A crowd gathers in a field to watch a paratrooper fold his parachute just after he was airdropped from a U.S. Air Force C-130 during exercise Reforger/Autumn Forge 1980. Autumn Forge is a reserve airdrop taking place here and in Germany and involving mostly U.S. and British troops and equipment

A crowd gathers in a field to watch a paratrooper fold his parachute j...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: REFORGER/AUTUMN FORGE 1980 Base: Arnhem State: Gelderland Country: Netherlands / Holland (NLD) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT B... more

Children stand nearby as two members of the U.S. Air Force 317th Combat Control Team defend a bunker during exercise Reforger/Autumn Forge 1980. Autumn Forge is a reserve airdrop and associated ground movements taking place both here and in Germany and involving mostly U.S. and British troops and equipment

Children stand nearby as two members of the U.S. Air Force 317th Comba...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: REFORGER/AUTUMN FORGE 1980 Base: Arnhem State: Gelderland Country: Netherlands / Holland (NLD) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT B... more

Paratrooper Henry MacNally, tour guide at the military museum here, looks on as A1C John Glowacki, center, and SSGT Robert Overland, both members U.S. Air Force 317th Combat Control Team, use the communications radio. The men are participating in exercise Reforger/Autumn Forge 1980, which is a reserve airdrop taking place both here and in Germany and involving mostly U.S. and British troops and equipment

Paratrooper Henry MacNally, tour guide at the military museum here, lo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: REFORGER/AUTUMN FORGE 1980 Base: Arnhem State: Gelderland Country: Netherlands / Holland (NLD) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT B... more

An old woman and a child watch as a member of U.S. Air Force 317th Combat Control Team aims his rifle while in the prone position on the sidewalk. The soldier is participating in exercise Reforger/Autumn Forge 1980, which is a reserve airdrop and associated ground movements taking place both here and in Germany and involving mostly U.S. and British troops and equipment

An old woman and a child watch as a member of U.S. Air Force 317th Com...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: REFORGER/AUTUMN FORGE 1980 Base: Arnhem State: Gelderland Country: Netherlands / Holland (NLD) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT B... more

Paratrooper Henry MacNally, tour guide at the military museum here, looks on as U.S. Air Force SSGT Robert Overland, a member of 317th Combat Control Team, uses the communications radio. The two men are participating in exercise Reforger/Autumn Forge 1980, which is a reserve airdrop taking place both here and in Germany and involving mostly U.S. and British troops and equipment

Paratrooper Henry MacNally, tour guide at the military museum here, lo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: REFORGER/AUTUMN FORGE 1980 Base: Arnhem State: Gelderland Country: Netherlands / Holland (NLD) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT B... more

A larger group of children stand nearby as two members of the U.S. Air Force 317th Combat Control Team defend a bunker during exercise Reforger/Autumn Forge 1980. Autumn Forge is a reserve airdrop and associated ground movements taking place both here and in Germany and involving mostly U.S. and British troops and equipment

A larger group of children stand nearby as two members of the U.S. Air...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: REFORGER/AUTUMN FORGE 1980 Base: Arnhem State: Gelderland Country: Netherlands / Holland (NLD) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT B... more

Natives help unload cargo from a U.S. Air Force C-130 Hercules aircraft onto a loader during exercise Reforger '80

Natives help unload cargo from a U.S. Air Force C-130 Hercules aircraf...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: REFORGER '80 Base: Luxembourg International Airport Country: Luxembourg (LUX) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Robert Marshall Re... more

Belgians, using a forklift, help load cargo into a U.S. Air Force C-130 Hercules aircraft during exercise Autumn Forge '80

Belgians, using a forklift, help load cargo into a U.S. Air Force C-13...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: AUTUMN FORGE '80 Base: Deurne Airport, Antwerp Country: Belgium (BEL) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Robert Marshall Release St... more

AN interior view of a command post during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

AN interior view of a command post during exercise Purple Duck, a depl...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Mark Bateman, USAF Release Status: Release... more

Korean paratroopers descend toward a drop zone during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

Korean paratroopers descend toward a drop zone during exercise Purple ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Kwang Ju Air Base Country: Republic Of Korea (ROK) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Mike Daniels, USAF Release ... more

Airmen transfer from a U.S. Air Force bus to a C-130 Hercules aircraft during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base, Korea, for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

Airmen transfer from a U.S. Air Force bus to a C-130 Hercules aircraft...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Mike Daniels Release Status: Released to ... more

A fish-eye rear view of a K-loader aligned with a C-130 Hercules aircraft for loading of cargo at night during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

A fish-eye rear view of a K-loader aligned with a C-130 Hercules aircr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Mark Bateman, USAF Release Status: Release... more

AN airman works in a metal processing shop during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

AN airman works in a metal processing shop during exercise Purple Duck...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Mark Bateman, USAF Release Status: Release... more

A morning view of the flight line framed by a plant and a close-up UH-1 Iroquois helicopter during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

A morning view of the flight line framed by a plant and a close-up UH-...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Mark Bateman, USAF Release Status: Release... more

AN airman 1ST class, 316th Aerial Port Squadron, operates a weighing station to weigh cargo pallets during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

AN airman 1ST class, 316th Aerial Port Squadron, operates a weighing s...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Mark Bateman, USAF Release Status: Release... more

U.S. Air Force officers watch as an E-3A advanced airborne command post (AABNCP) aircraft enters a parking ramp during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base, Korea, for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

U.S. Air Force officers watch as an E-3A advanced airborne command pos...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Mike Daniels Release Status: Released to ... more

Korean troopers parachute from a C-130 Hercules aircraft over a drop zone during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

Korean troopers parachute from a C-130 Hercules aircraft over a drop z...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Kwang Ju Air Base Country: Republic Of Korea (ROK) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Mike Daniels, USAF Release ... more

A technical sergeant briefs an intelligence activities team during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

A technical sergeant briefs an intelligence activities team during exe...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Mark Bateman, USAF Release Status: Release... more

A pilot of the 345th Tactical Airlift Squadron looks over mission procedures during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

A pilot of the 345th Tactical Airlift Squadron looks over mission proc...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Mark Bateman, USAF Release Status: Release... more

Airmen are processed in a hangar during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

Airmen are processed in a hangar during exercise Purple Duck, a deploy...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Mike Daniels, USAF Release Status: Releas... more

Airmen work on the engines of a C-130 Hercules aircraft during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

Airmen work on the engines of a C-130 Hercules aircraft during exercis...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Mark Bateman, USAF Release Status: Release... more

Airmen board a C-130 Hercules aircraft during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

Airmen board a C-130 Hercules aircraft during exercise Purple Duck, a ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Mark Bateman, USAF Release Status: Release... more

AN airman checks an instrument panel in a C-130 Hercules aircraft during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

AN airman checks an instrument panel in a C-130 Hercules aircraft duri...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Mark Bateman, USAF Release Status: Release... more

A close-up view of a home sign of the Fifth Air Force and 475th Air Base Wing, as a C-130 Hercules aircraft (in the background) taxis in during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

A close-up view of a home sign of the Fifth Air Force and 475th Air Ba...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Mark Bateman, USAF Release Status: Release... more

An airman works in a machine shop during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

An airman works in a machine shop during exercise Purple Duck, a deplo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Mark Bateman, USAF Release Status: Release... more

An overall view of a structural repair shop with airmen at their duties during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

An overall view of a structural repair shop with airmen at their dutie...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Mark Bateman, USAF Release Status: Release... more

AN airman receives a shot during preparations for exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

AN airman receives a shot during preparations for exercise Purple Duck...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Mike Daniels, USAF Release Status: Releas... more

An overall view of a survival shop with airmen at their duties during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

An overall view of a survival shop with airmen at their duties during ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Mark Bateman, USAF Release Status: Release... more

Airmen of the 316th Organizational Maintenance Squdron rest at a lunch break during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

Airmen of the 316th Organizational Maintenance Squdron rest at a lunch...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Mark Bateman, USAF Release Status: Release... more

Korean paratroopers descend toward a drop zone during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

Korean paratroopers descend toward a drop zone during exercise Purple ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Kwang Ju Air Base Country: Republic Of Korea (ROK) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Mike Daniels, USAF Release ... more

C-130 Hercules aircraft parked on the flight line during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

C-130 Hercules aircraft parked on the flight line during exercise Purp...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Mark Bateman, USAF Release Status: Release... more

AN airman 1ST class, 316th Aerial Port Squadron, assists in moving a cargo pallet into a C-130 Hercules aircraft during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

AN airman 1ST class, 316th Aerial Port Squadron, assists in moving a c...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: PURPLE DUCK Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Mark Bateman, USAF Release Status: Release... more

USAF Thunderbird pilots meet with General David C. Jones, USAF, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of STAFF, at the Pentagon

USAF Thunderbird pilots meet with General David C. Jones, USAF, chairm...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Arlington State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Mickey W. Sanborn Release Status: Released to Publ... more

U. S. Air Force MGEN Thomas A. Diab looks at the scheduling board at the U.S. Air Force 37th Tactical Airlift Squadron (TAS) facility

U. S. Air Force MGEN Thomas A. Diab looks at the scheduling board at t...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Rhein-Main Air Base Country: Deutschland / Germany (DEU) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT David E. Shaffer Release Status: Released to Public Combined... more

A U.S. Air Force Air National Guard master sergeant checks on aircraft for possible hydraulic leaks while it is on the ground during exercise Reforger/Autumn Forge 1980. Autumn Forge is a reserve airdrop near hear involving mostly U.S. and British troops and equipment

A U.S. Air Force Air National Guard master sergeant checks on aircraft...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: REFORGER/AUTUMN FORGE '80 Base: Wunsdorf Air Base, Landsberg Country: West Germany (FRG) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT David E.... more

The 37th Tactical Airlift Squadron C-130 Hercules aircrew pose with British paratroopers beside the aircraft. The U.S. Air Force flew the troopers and their participants, the U.S. 82nd Airborne Division, to Arnhem to perform at an annual Market Garden (1944 Arnhem Drop) memorial service on Sept. 21

The 37th Tactical Airlift Squadron C-130 Hercules aircrew pose with Br...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Deelen Royal Netherlands Afb Country: Netherlands / Holland (NLD) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Don Sutherland Release Status: Released to Public C... more

A flight nurse of the 22nd Medical Services Squadron checks the condition of a "wounded" soldier during NATO exercise Autumn Forge. Autumn Forge is an exercise to test the speed of the U.S. Air Force to resupply and join NATO troops in the defense of Europe

A flight nurse of the 22nd Medical Services Squadron checks the condit...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: AUTUMN FORGE Base: Raf Lakenheath State: East Anglia Country: England / Great Britain (ENG) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Picc... more

A camera picks up the action as LT Flower, seated in the ejection seat, pushes the ejection button at the U.S. Air Force Navigation School

A camera picks up the action as LT Flower, seated in the ejection seat...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Mather Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Gregory Merritt Release Status:... more

Personnel wearing breathing equipment, are ready for "takeoff" in the pressure chamber at the U.S. Air Force Navigation

Personnel wearing breathing equipment, are ready for "takeoff" in the ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Mather Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Gregory Merritt Release Status:... more

A close-up view of the right side of the tail section of a Soviet Tupolev Tu-95 Bear aircraft showing two crewmen inside. This photo was taken from a U.S. Air Force F-4 Phantom II aircraft observing the Bear over international waters

A close-up view of the right side of the tail section of a Soviet Tupo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: North Atlantic Ocean Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Richard Diaz Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

AN air-to-air left side view of the tail section of a Soviet Tu-95 Bear aircraft. This picture was taken from a U.S. Air Force F-4 Phantom II aircraft observing the Bear over international waters

AN air-to-air left side view of the tail section of a Soviet Tu-95 Bea...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: North Atlantic Ocean Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Richard Diaz Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

AN air-to-air underside view of a Soviet Tu-95 Bear aircraft, left, being observed by a U.S. Air Force F-4 Phantom II aircraft over international waters

AN air-to-air underside view of a Soviet Tu-95 Bear aircraft, left, be...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: North Atlantic Ocean Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Richard Diaz Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

AN air-to-air right side view of a U.S. Air Force F-4 Phantom II aircraft, front, observing a Soviet TU-95 Bear aircraft over international waters

AN air-to-air right side view of a U.S. Air Force F-4 Phantom II aircr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: North Atlantic Ocean Scene Camera Operator: MASTER SGT Richard Diaz Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photog... more

AN air-to-air partial right side view of a U.S. Air Force F-4 Phantom II aircraft next to the tail of a Soviet Tu-95 Bear aircraft over international waters

AN air-to-air partial right side view of a U.S. Air Force F-4 Phantom ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: North Atlantic Ocean Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Richard Diaz Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

AN air-to-air right side view of a U.S. Air Force F-4 Phantom II aircraft, bottom, observing a Soviet Tu-95 Bear aircraft over international waters

AN air-to-air right side view of a U.S. Air Force F-4 Phantom II aircr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: North Atlantic Ocean Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Richard Diaz Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

AN air-to-air right side view of a Soviet Tu-95 Bear aircraft, top, being observed by two U.S. Air Force F-4 Phantom II aircraft over international waters

AN air-to-air right side view of a Soviet Tu-95 Bear aircraft, top, be...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: North Atlantic Ocean Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Richard Diaz Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

U.S. Air Force personnel assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hooligans", North Dakota Air National Guard pose with their 178th Fighter Squadron emblem in front of an F-4D Phantom II aircraft at the 1980"William Tell"Weapons Competition at Tyndall, Air Force Base, Fla. Left-to-right are CAPT. Bernie Kring, CAPT. Ronald Sandborg, CAPT. Steven Brosowske, CAPT. Ronald Saeger, 1 LT. Richard Gabe, and lower row from left to right, CAPT. Lyle Andvik, CAPT. James D. Nelson, MAJ. Gary Kaiser, 1 LT. Thomas Larson, and CAPT. Daniel Redlin. (A3604) (U.S. Air Force PHOTO) (Released)

U.S. Air Force personnel assigned to the 119th Fighter Wing"Happy Hool...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Tyndall Air Force Base State: Florida (FL) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Pu... more

A hospital administrator tags a "wounded" soldier during NATO exercise Autumn Forge. The NATO exercise is to test the speed of the U.S. Air Force to resupply and join NATO troops in the defense of Europe

A hospital administrator tags a "wounded" soldier during NATO exercise...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: AUTUMN FORGE Base: Raf Lakenheath State: East Anglia Country: England / Great Britain (ENG) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Char... more

Multiple exposure of a U.S. Air Force color guard in the parade held in conjunction with Berlin Community Unity Week, held at a brigade housing area at Tempelhof Central Airport

Multiple exposure of a U.S. Air Force color guard in the parade held i...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: West Berlin Country: Deutschland / Germany (DEU) Scene Camera Operator: Hendrik Pastor Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servi... more

A U.S. Air Force pilot briefs Italian air force GEN Basilio Cottone, commander, 5th Allied Tactical Air Force, NATO, on an aircraft instrument panel

A U.S. Air Force pilot briefs Italian air force GEN Basilio Cottone, c...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Michael Lupo Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

A U.S. Air Force pilot briefs Italian air force GEN Basilio Cottone, commander, 5th Allied Tactical Air Force, NATO, on an aircraft cockpit

A U.S. Air Force pilot briefs Italian air force GEN Basilio Cottone, c...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Aviano Air Base State: Pordenone Country: Italy (ITA) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Michael Lupo Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

A flight nurse renders first aid to a "wounded" soldier wearing an injured-face moulage. The soldier is assigned to the 48th Tactical Fighter Wing, one of the units participating in NATO exercise Autumn Forge, an exercise to test the speed of the U.S. Air Force to resupply and join NATO troops in the defense of Europe

A flight nurse renders first aid to a "wounded" soldier wearing an inj...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: AUTUMN FORGE Base: Raf Lakenheath State: East Anglia Country: England / Great Britain (ENG) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT. Cha... more

A Japanese national television crew documents the briefing of U.S. Air Force and Japanese Air Self Defense Force pilots during exercise Cope North '80. A U.S. Air Force F-4E Phantom II aircraft pilot assigned to the 3rd Tactical Fighter Wing is to the left

A Japanese national television crew documents the briefing of U.S. Air...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: COPE NORTH '80 Base: Naval Air Facility, Misawa State: Aomori Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Curt Eddings ... more

GEN Charles A. Gabriel, commander in chief, U.S. Air Force Europe, talks with a security policeman as the general's escorts, COL Campbell and COL Benedict E. Glyphis look on

GEN Charles A. Gabriel, commander in chief, U.S. Air Force Europe, tal...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Bitburg Air Base Country: Deutschland / Germany (DEU) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service... more

The upward-hinged nose of a U.S. Air Force C-5 Galaxy with the loading ramp still up prior to unloading near the control tower during airlift exercise Bright Star

The upward-hinged nose of a U.S. Air Force C-5 Galaxy with the loading...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: BRIGHT STAR Base: Cairo West Air Base State: Al Qahirah Country: Egypt (EGY) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Donald Sutherland ... more

Hu Shi Xiu, director of the Bureau of Forestry and the delegation leader, and Ding Yao Hua, director of the Chengdu Zoo at Sichuan, meet MGEN Benedict, commander, U.S. air base, and COL Vernon L. Frye, commander, 7450th Air Base Group, upon their arrival at the Tempelhof Central Airport following the delivery of the panda bears Bao Bao and Tian Tian by the U.S. Air Force to Berlin from China

Hu Shi Xiu, director of the Bureau of Forestry and the delegation lead...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: West Berlin Country: Deutschland / Germany (DEU) Scene Camera Operator: Hendrik Pastor Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servi... more

Airmen unload Tian Tian from a C-130 Hercules aircraft at Tempelhof Central Airport. The U.S. Air Force delivered the panda bears Bao Bao and Tian Tian to West Berlin from China

Airmen unload Tian Tian from a C-130 Hercules aircraft at Tempelhof Ce...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: West Berlin Country: Deutschland / Germany (DEU) Scene Camera Operator: Hendrik G. Pastor Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Se... more

The arrival at Tempelhof Central Airport of Ding Qing Shen, left, an interpreter; Ding Yao Hua, center, director of Chengdu Zoo, Sichuan; and Hu Shi Xiu, right, director of the Bureau of Forestry at Sichuan and delegation leader, following the delivery of the panda bears Bao Bao and Tian Tian by the U.S. Air Force to Berlin from China

The arrival at Tempelhof Central Airport of Ding Qing Shen, left, an i...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: West Berlin Country: Deutschland / Germany (DEU) Scene Camera Operator: Hendrik Pastor Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servi... more

Lieutenant General Edward Bronars informally speaks to the assembled USAF Hospital, Yokota personnel. The hospital was presented the Meritorious Unit Commendation Award for the support given to the Marines burned in a fuel fire at Camp Fuji and subsequently airlifted to Brooks Army Burn Center in Texas

Lieutenant General Edward Bronars informally speaks to the assembled U...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Michael E. Daniels Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

Lieutenant General Edward Bronars, left, presents the Meritorious Unit Commendation Award to Colonel Clarence Whiteside, Commander USAF Hospital, Yokota. The hospital is being presented the award for the support given from 19-22 November, 1979, to the Marines burned in a fuel fire at Camp Fuji and subsequently airlifted to Brooks Army Burn Center in Texas

Lieutenant General Edward Bronars, left, presents the Meritorious Unit...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Michael E. Daniels Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

Deputy CHIEF of Public Affairs, 474th Air Base Wing, First Lieutenant Charles Merlo reads the Meritorious Unit Commendation Award citation. Behind him from left to right are: Colonel (COL)Duane Oberg, Major General (MGEN)Marc Moore, Lieutenant General (LGEN) William Ginn, LGEN Edward Bronars and COL Clarence Whiteside. The award was presented to the USAF Hospital. Yokota Air Base, Japan for the support by hospital personnel from 19-22 November 1979, given to the Marines burned in a fuel fire at Camp Fuji and subsequently airlifted to Brooks Army Burn Center, Texas

Deputy CHIEF of Public Affairs, 474th Air Base Wing, First Lieutenant ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Michael E. Daniels Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

Lieutenant General Edward Bronars addresses the USAF Hospital, Yokota Air Base, staff. The hospital has been awarded the Meritorious Unit Commendation Award for the support given from 19-22 November, 1979, to the Marines burned in a fuel fire at Camp Fuji and subsequently airlifted to Brooks Army Burn Center in Texas

Lieutenant General Edward Bronars addresses the USAF Hospital, Yokota ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Yokota Air Base Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Michael E. Daniels Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

BGEN Sheldon J. Lustig, deputy chief of staff, U.S. Air Force Europe, inspects a water pumping facility at Tempelhof Central Airport

BGEN Sheldon J. Lustig, deputy chief of staff, U.S. Air Force Europe, ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: West Berlin Country: Deutschland / Germany (DEU) Scene Camera Operator: Hendrik G. Pastor Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Se... more

U.S. Air Force personnel involved in exercise Bright Star '80 check the camp bulletin board

U.S. Air Force personnel involved in exercise Bright Star '80 check th...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: BRIGHT STAR '80 Base: Cairo West Country: Egypt (EGY) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Bill Thompson Release Status: Released to ... more

On his first visit to the base, GEN Charles A. Gabriel, commander in chief, U.S. Air Force Europe, watches a demonstration of chemical warfare decontamination methods as a German airman explains the technique to the general

On his first visit to the base, GEN Charles A. Gabriel, commander in c...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Zweibrucken Air Base Country: Deutschland / Germany (DEU) Scene Camera Operator: SGT John M. Laws Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mil... more

A sergeant briefs Squadron Leader Ivan E.D.B. Logan, RAF commander, on a vehicle during Top Wheels, a competition in the maintenance of old U.S. Air Force vehicles. The airman is a member of the 513th Organizational Maintenance Squadron

A sergeant briefs Squadron Leader Ivan E.D.B. Logan, RAF commander, on...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Raf Mildenhall Country: Great Britain / England (GBR) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT John Dasher Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

The Lennon Sisters sing during the U.S. Air Force Christmas concert at D.A.R. Constitution Hall

The Lennon Sisters sing during the U.S. Air Force Christmas concert at...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Washington State: District Of Columbia (DC) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Mickey W. Sanborn Release Status: Rel... more

The Lennon Sisters meet the U.S. Air Force Honor Guard during their visit to Washington for a Christmas concert at D.A.R. Constitution Hall

The Lennon Sisters meet the U.S. Air Force Honor Guard during their vi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Washington State: District Of Columbia (DC) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Mickey W. Sanborn Release Status: Rel... more

COL Arnold Gabriel directs the U.S. Air Force Band at a Christmas concert at D.A.R. Constitution Hall

COL Arnold Gabriel directs the U.S. Air Force Band at a Christmas conc...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Washington State: District Of Columbia (DC) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Mickey W. Sanborn Release Status: Rel... more

The Lennon Sisters sing during the U.S. Air Force Christmas concert at D.A.R. Constitution Hall

The Lennon Sisters sing during the U.S. Air Force Christmas concert at...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Washington State: District Of Columbia (DC) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Mickey W. Sanborn Release Status: Rel... more

A view of a solar energy collection dish as sunlight is reflected from the surface

A view of a solar energy collection dish as sunlight is reflected from...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USAF Academy, Colorado Springs State: Colorado (CO) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT William Franqui Release ... more

Bruce Laingen and M.C. Kennedy, left to right, on the steps to the VC-137 Freedom One aircraft before boarding. The men are two of the 52 former hostages on their way to the United States after their release from Iran

Bruce Laingen and M.C. Kennedy, left to right, on the steps to the VC-...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Rhein-Main Air Base Country: Deutschland / Germany (DEU) Scene Camera Operator: MAJ Dennis A. Guyitt, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Com... more

United States Air Force Academy, faculty engineers and students erect an energy collecting vertical axis wind turbine

United States Air Force Academy, faculty engineers and students erect ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USAF Academy, Colorado Springs State: Colorado (CO) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Relea... more

An Army school parachute team member nears the ground during the 1980 Tri-Service Parachute Tournament

An Army school parachute team member nears the ground during the 1980 ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USAF Academy, Colorado Springs State: Colorado (CO) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Robert Wickley Release S... more

US Air Force (USAF) Lieutenant General (LGEN) James D. Hughes, Commander in CHIEF (CINC), Pacific Air Forces (PACAF), awards a medal to USAF Major General (MGEN) Hoyt S. Vandenberg, Jr., Vice CINC, PACAF, during MGEN Vandenberg's retirement ceremony

US Air Force (USAF) Lieutenant General (LGEN) James D. Hughes, Command...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hickam Air Force Base State: Hawaii (HI) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Lono Kollars, USAF Release Status: ... more

LTC E. Kullgren explains an energy collecting vertical wind turbine, being constructed, to CPT William A. Tolbert

LTC E. Kullgren explains an energy collecting vertical wind turbine, b...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USAF Academy, Colorado Springs State: Colorado (CO) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: LTC Thomas E. Kullgren Releas... more

A view of a solar house

A view of a solar house

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USAF Academy, Colorado Springs State: Colorado (CO) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT William Franqui Release ... more

Former hostages U.S. Marine Corps SSGT Michael Moeller and SGT James Lopez, U.S. Air Force SRA Richard Jiran, and U.S. Marine Corps SGT Paul Lewis, left to right, pose with a nurse. The 52 hostages are spending a few days in the hospital after their release from Iran prior to their departure for the United States

Former hostages U.S. Marine Corps SSGT Michael Moeller and SGT James L...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Wiesbaden Air Base Country: Deutschland / Germany (DEU) Scene Camera Operator: Johnson Babela Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

Commander AFRTS-Broadcast Center- -  David C. Cole, COL., USAF from July 1981 - May 1986.  (Exact Date Shot Unknown)

Commander AFRTS-Broadcast Center- - David C. Cole, COL., USAF from Ju...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A view of an energy collecting vertical wing turbine

A view of an energy collecting vertical wing turbine

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USAF Academy, Colorado Springs State: Colorado (CO) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT William Franqui Release ... more

The Airmen of Note, the famous U.S. Air Force Band, play for one of the pre-inaugural celebrations

The Airmen of Note, the famous U.S. Air Force Band, play for one of th...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Washington State: District Of Columbia (DC) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Mitchell Templeton Release Status: Re... more

LGEN Kenneth L. Tallman, left, commander of the U.S. Air Force Academy, receives the Zuckert Award from former Secretary of the Air Force Eugene M. Zuckert during a ceremony at the Pentagon

LGEN Kenneth L. Tallman, left, commander of the U.S. Air Force Academy...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Arlington State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Mickey W. Sanborn Release Status: Released to Publ... more

MGEN Kelly Burke, deputy chief of staff, Research and Development, Headquarters, U.S. Air Force, is interviewed by a reporter at the Pentagon

MGEN Kelly Burke, deputy chief of staff, Research and Development, Hea...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Arlington State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Mickey W. Sanborn Release Status: Released to Publ... more

MGEN Kelly Burke, deputy chief of staff, Research and Development, Headquarters, U.S. Air Force, is interviewed by a reporter at the Pentagon

MGEN Kelly Burke, deputy chief of staff, Research and Development, Hea...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Arlington State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Mickey W. Sanborn Release Status: Released to Publ... more