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MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- More than seven inches of snow here didn't stop the 35th Fighter Wing from continuing with its operational readiness exercise March 2. The wing began its operational readiness exercise Feb. 23.

MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- More than seven inches of snow here didn't stop the 35th Fighter Wing from continuing with its operational readiness exercise March 2. The wing began its operational readiness exercise Feb. 23.

MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- Senior Airman Travis Lechleiter, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, connects a hose from a refueling truck March 3 during an operational readiness exercise at Misawa Air Base, Japan. The operational readiness exercise, which began Feb. 23, is designed to train new Airmen while honing the skills of experienced troops.

MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- Senior Airman Travis Lechleiter, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, connects a hose from a refueling truck March 3 during an operational readiness exercise at Misawa Air Base, Japan. The operational readiness exercise, which began Feb. 23, is designed to train new Airmen while honing the skills of experienced troops.