Multilateral collaboration continues during CT17 mission planning
U.S. Air Force Capt. Clayton Cruickshank, F-15 pilot with the 44th Fighter Squadron from Kadena Air Base Japan, prepares for a large formation exercise with pilots from the Royal Thai air force and Republic of Singapore air force during exercise Cope Tiger 2017 at Korat Royal Thai Air Force Base, Thailand, March 21, 2017. Over 1,200 U.S., Thai and Singaporean military members will participate in CT17. The annual multilateral exercise is aimed at improving combined combat readiness and interoperability between the Republic of Singapore air force, Royal Thai air force, and U.S. Air Force, while concurrently enhancing the three nations' military relations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kamaile Chan)