A C-130 Hercules stationed out of Ramstein Air Base, Germany delivers pallets of medical equipment to Aviano Air Base, Italy, March 20, 2020. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Rebeccah Woodrow)
Three firefighters prepare to attach hoses from one truck to the other in Otterberg, Germany, March 23, 2020. Ramstein Air Base fire trucks hold approximately 6,000 gallons of water and were called upon to assist with the automotive plant fire that had been burning for more than 22 hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jennifer Gonzales)
U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Alaire Osborn-Lief, 721st Aerial Port Squadron passenger service agent, aims an M4 carbine assault rifle during a Combat Arms Training and Maintenance course at Kapaun Air Station, Germany, March 23, 2020. CATM is meant to give Airmen the knowledge and confidence to expertly handle their weapons in permanent and deployed locations. The instructors modified their course to accommodate social distancing standards amidst coronavirus diseases 2019, to ensure mission continuation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Milton Hamilton)
A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon assigned to the 480th Fighter Squadron lands after routine flight training at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, March 23, 2020. The 480th FS operates F-16 aircraft with pilots trained to perform the "Wild Weasel" mission of suppression, or destruction of enemy air defenses and are trained for interdiction and counter air operations. The F-16s are outfitted with high-speed anti-radiation missiles, joint direct attack munitions, laser-guided bombs, GPS-guided-inertial aided munitions and the HARM targeting system pod, making the aircraft a lethal platform against enemy air defense systems. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Preston Cherry)
U.S. Airmen secure a pallet of medical supplies to a forklift at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, March 20, 2020. A C-130J Super Hercules aircraft flew the supplies to Aviano Air Base, Italy, in an effort to provide medical support to Italy amid the Coronavirus Disease 2019 pandemic. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class John R. Wright)
Ccatalina, 52nd Security Forces Squadron military working dog, wears a muzzle during a medical exam at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Mar. 5, 2020. The muzzle is necessary for some MWDs during an exam when blood is drawn or vaccines are given, to protect the vet and technician from being bitten. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alison Stewart)
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