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'Hawaiian Raptors' relocate to Mariana Islands during Resilient Typhoon

F-22 Raptors assigned to the 199th and 19th Fighter Squadrons arrive at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, during exercise Resilient Typhoon, April 22, 2019.

F-22 Raptors assigned to the 199th and 19th Fighter Squadrons arrive at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, during exercise Resilient Typhoon, April 22, 2019. Aircraft and Airmen from Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, are integrating with units from across Pacific Air Forces to ensure readiness through dispersed, regional flight operations. The Raptor formation was piloted by a team of Airmen from the Hawaii Air National Guard’s 154th Wing and their active-duty counterparts from the 15th Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman John Linzmeier)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Shane Nagatani, 199th Fighter Squadron commander, presents Ralph Torres, Governor of Saipan, a framed picture at the Francisco C. Ada International Airport, Saipan, April 23, 2019.

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Shane Nagatani, 199th Fighter Squadron commander, presents Ralph Torres, Governor of Saipan, a framed picture at the Francisco C. Ada International Airport, Saipan, April 23, 2019. F-22 Raptor pilots, maintainers and support personnel provided a static display tour within hours of their inaugural landing in Saipan as part of a dispersal exercise called Resilient Typhoon. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman John Linzmeier)

A 199th Fighter Squadron pilot from the Hawaii Air National Guard answers questions about the F-22 Raptor during a static display tour at the Francisco C. Ada International Airport, Saipan, April 23, 2019.

A 199th Fighter Squadron pilot from the Hawaii Air National Guard answers questions about the F-22 Raptor during a static display tour at the Francisco C. Ada International Airport, Saipan, April 23, 2019. Pacific Air Forces Airmen and aircraft from across the command are practicing rapid re-deployment scenarios in new locations, such as Saipan, as part of exercise Resilient Typhoon. The exercise test’s PACAF’s ability to execute flight operations from multiple locations in order to maintain readiness in support of allied and partner nations throughout the region. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman John Linzmeier)

An F-22 Raptor, from Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, lands at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, during exercise Resilient Typhoon, April 22, 2019.

An F-22 Raptor, from Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, lands at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, during exercise Resilient Typhoon, April 22, 2019. The exercise is designed to validate Pacific Air Forces ability to maintain readiness while adapting to rapidly evolving events such as inclement weather. The ‘Hawaiian Raptors’ are comprised of Airmen from Hawaii Air National Guard’s 154th Wing and their active-duty counterparts from the 15th Wing. (Air National Guard photo by Senior Airman John Linzmeier)

Saipan residents, to include government officials and first responders, attend a static display tour of F-22 Raptors at the Francisco C. Ada International Airport, Saipan, April 23, 2019.

Saipan residents, to include government officials and first responders, attend a static display tour of F-22 Raptors at the Francisco C. Ada International Airport, Saipan, April 23, 2019. The visiting aircraft are based out of Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam, Hawaii and made their first appearance on the island as part of a Pacific Air Forces dispersal exercise, called Resilient Typhoon. The ‘Hawaiian Raptors’ are comprised of Airmen from Hawaii Air National Guard’s 154th Wing and their active-duty counterparts from the 15th Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman John Linzmeier)

F-22 Raptors park during their inaugural appearance during exercise Resilient Typhoon, at the Francisco C. Ada International Airport, Saipan, April 23, 2019.

F-22 Raptors park during their inaugural appearance during exercise Resilient Typhoon, at the Francisco C. Ada International Airport, Saipan, April 23, 2019. Units from across Pacific Air Forces are practicing rapid re-deployments in new locations as part of a dispersal exercise called Resilient Typhoon. The Raptors are based out of Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii and are comprised of Airmen from the Hawaii Air National Guard’s 154th Wing and their active-duty counterparts from the 15th Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman John Linzmeier)

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