Forward, Ready, Now: US Airmen train with Nordic nations
A pilot and a weapon systems officer in a U.S. Air Force F-15E Strike Eagle, assigned to the 48th Fighter Wing, link with a KC-135R Stratotanker for aerial refueling May 6, 2014, en route to a Nordic Defense Cooperation exercise with air forces from Norway, Sweden and Finland. The exercise strengthened the U.S. Air Force’s interoperability with NATO allies and regional through regular combined training. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Trevor T. McBride/Released)

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Photo by: Airman st Class Trevor T. McBrideReleased  |  VIRIN: 140506-F-ER377-551.JPG