A-10s complete second USPACOM Air Contingent mission
U.S. Air Force Capt. Stella Glojek reviews an A-10C Thunderbolt II aircraft maintenance record before taking off from Clark Air Base, Philippines, on a maritime domain awareness mission in the vicinity of Scarborough Shoal April 21, 2016. These missions are designed to provide greater and more transparent air and maritime situational awareness to ensure safety for military and civilian activities in international waters and airspace. Additionally, the A-10 presence enhances the presence of U.S. military assets in the region upholding freedom of navigation and over flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. Susan Harrington)

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Photo by: Capt. Susan Harrington |  VIRIN: 160421-F-BY036-011.JPG