release from 12th Air Force (Air Forces Southern). "This is the first time Colombian air force and South Carolina Air National Guard airmen have had the opportunity to work side-by-side, share tactics, techniques, procedures, and engage their counterparts in an operational environment," said Lt. Col. Andrew Thorne, the South Carolina Air Guard's SPP director. During the exercise, the two nations’ airmen will practice and share know-how on defensive air operations, operations coordination and scheduling, and best maintenance practices, states the release.
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An F-35A Lightning II assigned to Hill AFB, Utah,
conducts a training flight with F-16 Fighting Falcons assigned to Kunsan
AB, Republic of Korea, over the city of Gunsan, on Dec. 1, 2017,
in preparation for Vigilant Ace 18.
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