Operation Rapid Forge
U.S. Air Force F-35A Lightning II aircraft assigned to the 388th Fighter Wing, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, wait to receive fuel from a KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to the 351st Air Refueling Squadron, RAF Mildenhall, England, during Operation Rapid Forge over Germany, July 23, 2019. Rapid Forge aircraft are forward deploying to bases in the territory of NATO allies. Participation in multinational operations enhances the U.S. Air Force’s professional relationship with partner militaries. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Emerson Nuñez)

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Photo by: Tech. Sgt. Emerson Nuñez |  VIRIN: 190723-F-TF218-1182.JPG