Keen Sword 2010

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Yeakel Nikolai, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron weapons load crew chief, discusses the rules of engagement for de-arming F-16 Fighting Falcons with weapons load crew members from Komatsu Japan Air Self-Defense Force Base, during Keen Sword 2011, Dec. 6, 2010. Keen Sword is designed to allow the United States and Japan to practice and evaluate the coordination procedures and interoperability elements required to effectively and mutually respond to the defense of Japan, or to a regional crisis or contingency situation in the Asia-Pacific region, while building bilateral confidences and working relationships. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Cammie Quinn)

PHOTO BY: st Lt. Cammie Quinn
VIRIN: 101206-F-1124Q-918.JPG
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