Cope Angel wings soar across mainland Japan

A Japan Air Self-Defense Force (JASDF) Akita Prefecture Rescue Team pararescueman, stationed at Akita Air Base, Japan, checks the airway, breathing and compressions of a simulated downed pilot during exercise Cope Angel 17 at Draughon Range near Misawa Air Base, Japan, Aug. 9, 2017. The exercise tested bilateral coordination skills between the JASDF and U.S. service members with their target goal being a one-hour response time. This was the first time JASDF conducted the exercise on mainland Japan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Sadie Colbert)

PHOTO BY: Airman 1st Class Sadie Colbert
VIRIN: 170809-F-MZ237-080.JPG
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