Multinational training continues at RFA

Observers watch a U.S. Air Force C-130 Hercules with the 36th Airlift Squadron from Yokota Air Base, Japan, take off of an austere runway used for training during RED FLAG-Alaska at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 14, 2015. The training allowed C-130 aircrew to practice austere landings and take offs, combat offloads and supply drops, but also allowed friendly competition between participating Air Forces: U.S. Air Force, Japan Air Self-Defense Force, Royal Air Force, Royal Australian Air Force, Royal New Zealand Air Force and Royal Thai Air Force. Seasoned C-130 aircrew from each country judged the training exercises from the ground, allotting points based off predetermined timing and accuracy requirements. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Cody H. Ramirez/Released)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Cody Ramirez
VIRIN: 150814-F-WE773-468.JPG
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